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Playa de San Lorenzo, Gijon

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Stroll along the sandy shores of Playa de San Lorenzo while enjoying views of Gijón’s historic old center. This urban beach stretches almost 1,600 m (1 mi) on the Bay of Biscay, offering a prime location for walking and water sports. Hike down the beach at low tide for an impressive look at the cityscape, or head to one of the many surf schools to try your hand at surfing the waves. The beach’s western end is anchored by the beautiful San Pedro church, which can be toured for free. Put Playa de San Lorenzo into our Gijon itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • A beach amazing even in the winter months. Spacious, clean and inviting. Wander alone or in company is a true relaxation.
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  • Even with rainy weather San Lorenzo Beach has people, who tell of the great ride that goes through it and makes the ideal complement to beach Xixón which would Gijón without this beach or its great ride that runs along it, ideal for a beautiful city
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  • Excellent beach, especially usable in months outside the bathing season, where you can do many activities including power walking your pet.
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