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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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  • It is a beautiful beach that serves jogging a little bit on the seafront or just to ride the should perhaps too many loose dogs that can occasionally give you a startle but nothing too worrying.
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  • Off season this truly is a beach for everyone from surfers/workers on their lunch break to tourists to children to walkers......it's walking distance from the town centre and had a great vibe. Wonderf...  more »
  • My sea, my. This Bay of Biscay who taught me to swim, to respect, to play, to admire. It is a beach with a special charm, in lower sea, at high tide, when there are storms or roster makes you see the little thing that a human being is. Your ride, the wall of San Lorenzo, good place to relax and admire.
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