SPECIAL GUIDE OF TOURISM IN PICOS DE EUROPA
Make the most of your visit and discover all about the Picos de Europa, an environment that will captivate you
We are in the Valle de Liebana , one of the most beautiful areas of the Picos de Europa and perfect for tourism in this area by the huge variety of possibilities offered by the area. Tourism in Picos de Europa is characterized by diversity.
We can meet some perfect places for conducting activiades combining sport and nature and yet we find in places with great cultural and traditional cargo so the tourist visiting the Picos de Europa have in your hand choose from a range of possibilities.
For the possibilities offered by the Natural Park tourists along its 700km square divided between the Cantabrian side (where we are), the slope Leon and Asturias.
This extension makes the Picos de Europa in the largest protected area of Spain. The name of Natural Park refers to the protection of one of the richest and most diverse natural environments of the Iberian Peninsula.
Tourism in Picos de Europa has a strong ecological and natural component for the richness of its fauna and flora. The tourist who comes to know our environment will encounter some of the most impressive examples of Spanish Atlantic forests, especially in our area, the Valle de Liebana and a diverse fauna and very difficult to observe elsewhere by shortages species that are endangered, such as the capercaillie or the bear.
If we talk about tourism in Picos de Europa, and especially in the Valle de Liebana, we can not forget the geological richness of the area. Very close to our country inn you can admire a truly exceptional example of modeling glacier, karst and fluvio-torrential, with a great geomorphological and landscape originality that will leave you amazed.
The Natural Park of the Picos de Europa is huge , and that’s great for tourism in the area. It is a magical setting that will always offer the tourist corners and hidden places that will delight the most adventurous travelers and people.
Although it is very difficult to say which places are the best for tourism in Picos de Europa, we recommend that you do not miss these four must-see in the area.
30 minutes from the hotel , in the heart of the Picos de Europa, this cable car will surprise you with views that will leave you amazed .
10 minutes from the hotel , this architectural marvel is a must if you are in the area . This Franciscan monastery is one of the holy places of pilgrimage of Christianity with Rome , Jerusalem and Santiago de Compostela .
Located 5 minutes from the hotel , this spectacular gargantaes the gateway to the Valley of Liébana from the north.
Its 21 km . between impressive vertical walls that reach in some points 600 meters and beautiful villages accessible by mountain routes, making it the longest gorge in the country.
Potes is a visit from our hotel you should not miss if you are looking for traditional tourism in the Picos de Europa .
Potes is known for the traditional charm of the neighborhoods of the old part of the town where you can live an authentic traditional experience in contact with lebaniega culture.
There is no better way to learn more about the traditional culture of a place through such an important element of culture as gastronomy. We are in an area of incalculable rich cuisine, where tradition is the base.
We know this very well in the Corcal de Liebana as Casa Fofi, our restaurant with 150 years of history, you can taste some of the most typical dishes of the area.
Gastronomy in the Picos de Europa is one of the main tourist attractions and specifically in the Valley of Liebana, in which we find ourselves is characterized by diversity and its traditional component, the variety and quality of raw materials in the area in which lies the Corcal de Liebana is the result of its microclimate and care of its traditional origin. Thanks to these raw materials typical dishes are of excellent quality.
We emphasize the lebaniego cooked whose main ingredient and the native food garbanzo related to livestock in the area.
Tourism in Picos de Europe and especially in the area of Liébana is in active tourism one of its strengths. From The Corcal de Liebana you can organize a lot of activities related to rural tourism and sport will allow you to make the most of this natural wonder activities.
The spectacular nature of the area gives us the opportunity to practice many sports and activities of varying difficulty , depending on our interests and level of experience. We propose four activities that perfectly combine sport and tourism in Picos de Europa
El invierno es una época especial en Los Picos de Europa. El frío no solo trae cosas malas, también nos ofrece unos paisajes nevados de extrema belleza.
Rutas variadas (de 1 hora, de 6 horas, de 1 día entero..) por los espectaculares paisajes de montaña de la zona entre una extensa fauna y flora que recorre ríos y bosques.
Las rutas son innumerables. Diferentes caminos con diferentes dificultades aptas para cualquier tipo de viajero con una cosa en común, el contacto con la naturaleza.
Que mejor manera de desconectar que pasear por la montaña y sentirte arropado por la majestuosidad de Los Picos de Europa.
Recorrer los Picos de Europa con estos vehículos es una aventura emocionante donde el subidón de adrenalina se mezcla con el disfrute de de las montañas.