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 gardens of santa catalina and the remains of military fortifications make a very interesting set next to the famous sculpture by Chillida
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  • Not only is the sculpture by Chillida. The fortification is interesting. You Ascend along a promenade surrounded by lawns, that gives the feeling of having the city far. View of the snowy mountain, and the immensity of the sea. To relax.
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  • It is very nice is at the top of the Hill, has beautiful views of all Xixón. Without Chiclets recommend a stroll and see it!
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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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