Santa Catalina Headland (Cerro de Santa Catalina), Gijon

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Enjoy uninterrupted views of the deep blue Cantabrian Sea from Santa Catalina Headland (Cerro de Santa Catalina), a park perched high above Gijón and the sea. This park is a great place to enjoy a walk or picnic amid sweeping views of the surrounding mountains, town, and sea. Strolling through the expansive green space, you'll find an ancient fort and the iconic Elegy to the Horizon (Elegio del Horizante) sculpture by Eduardo Chillida. Kids will enjoy the play area, especially the jungle gym shaped like a traditional fishing boat, complete with masts. Enjoy a meal at the on-site cafeteria. Put Santa Catalina Headland (Cerro de Santa Catalina) into our Gijon trip builder site to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Gijon.
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  • The truth were surprised the spectacular view to having the viewpoint, the care and clean place, we had a sunny day and although he had many clouds the sky the viewpoint is wonderful, and Eulogio de Horizonte, Chillida work monument
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  • This s a pleasant stroll around the promontory but nothing you would say was particularly interesting or exciting. The concrete artwork structure at the end is a bit weird and to me, not very interest...  more »
  • Views of ideals and a place to enjoy with our pets, they may be loose in a park for them.
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  • Perfect for enjoying the views of the entire city, quiet ride, and you can take your pet without problem
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