Picos de Europa - Cantabrian Mountains Vacation Packages
Picos de Europa - Cantabrian Mountains is situated approximately 150 miles (241 kilometers) west of Bilbao and about 210 miles (338 kilometers) northwest of Madrid, the national capital.
Get active in the outdoors by exploring the local protected reserves, such as Cares Gorge and Picos de Europa National Park. These protected havens are among the best places to discover local animals and plants.
An old place of worship, one of the most popular of the many heritage sites here, is the Covadonga Basilica. Visit this heritage building to discover its past and also to admire the architecture.
Sometimes awe-inspiring, sometimes darkly romantic, the castles and other strongholds surrounding Picos de Europa - Cantabrian Mountains are something special to photograph. The historic Salas Castle, a well-known landmark of this city, shows how rulers once lived and protected their citizens from the enemy.
Before you leave Picos de Europa - Cantabrian Mountains, be sure to visit the Puente Romano the Capilla de Santa Cruz and the Covadonga Sanctuary; three of the not-to be missed sights which help make this city the special place it is.