May 29th 2023

What’s nearby?

Life at Jascal is so peaceful, you might be tempted to just relax on the terrace and enjoy the views. But there’s quite a lot to do nearby, too. Take a look . . .

a 5-minute walk away:

  • Historic 18th-century mansion, Palacio La Torre
  • Javier Cardín’s apple orchards
  • Woodland path alongside a stream
  • Our neighbour’s herd of sheep
  • Cows grazing peacefully
  • On-going concert of bells provided by the above
  • Vista point at Mirador de las Cuevas

10 minutes by car:

  • Carreña, the capital of Cabrales
  • Arenas de Cabrales, largest village, pop. 850
  • Vista point with views to Urriellu Peak-Naranjo de Bulnes
  • Cabrales Cheese Foundation and Cave Exhibit
  • Poncebos and famous walk on the Cares Gorge
  • Funicular railway to Bulnes
  • Picos de Europa National Park, northeast sector
  • Lammergeier Foundation in Benia de Onís

half an hour by car:

  • Sotres, the highest village, and access to walking routes in the Central and Eastern Massifs
  • Beautiful beaches on the Cantabrian Coast
  • Medieval fishing village of Llanes
  • Basilica of Covadonga
  • Cangas de Onís, Romanesque bridge, National Park Visitors’ Centre
  • Canoeing on the Cares-Deva River from Panes

45 minutes by car:

  • Ribadesella and cave paintings at Tito Bustillo
  • Covadonga Lakes and access to walking routes in the Western Massif
  • Emigration Archive and El Pindal cave paintings
  • Canoeing on the Sella River from Arriondas

just an hour away:

  • Cable car at Fuente Dé and the town of Potes
  • Jurassic Museum in Lastres (MUJA)
  • Oviedo, Gothic cathedral and pre-Romanesque architecture
  • Gijón, Cimadevilla quarter and San Lorenzo beach
  • Avilés and the new Niemeyer Centre
  • Airports at Oviedo-OVD and Santander-SDR
  • San Vicente de la Barquera, Santillana del Mar, El Soplao Cave