Practice and learn Spanish in the natural paradise of Asturias!
Have you ever visited Northern Spain? Asturias, with 345 kilometres of coastline along the Bay of Biscay and Picos de Europa National Park, is the ideal combination of culture, nature, sports and gastronomy. It is also known as the Green Coast and Natural Paradise of Spain!
The three biggest cities of the region are Oviedo; Asturias’ capital, Gijón; shortlisted as European Destination of Excellence and Avilés; declared as a Historic-Artistic Site for its historic quarter. Asturias has numerous UNESCO-listed World Heritage Sites such as La Foncalada Fountain, the Holy Chamber of Oviedo Cathedral and five prehistoric Caves with Rock Art.
On this tour, you can visit the three largest cities of the region while practicing Spanish with the locals and experiencing first hand Spanish culture. This is also a great opportunity to try delicious food, learn Spanish and enjoy traditions most people don’t know even exist.
A new and fabulous region to discover, the Natural Paradise of Spain awaits you!
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Sample Itinerary -
Asturias can be reached with low cost flights from London. Santander is 2 hours away and alternatively, there are direct flights from Bristol or Manchester to Bilbao (2h 45m).
Tours are from 4 to 5 days on average. A suggested 5 day itinerary might look like this:
Arrival at Asturias or Santander airport. Transfer by coach to a suitable accommodation and explore the area.
Morning: 2 hour Spanish language course in Gijón followed by a visit to practice some Spanish with the locals at Gijón’s Southern Market - Mercado del Sur.
Morning: 2 hour Spanish language course visiting the sights of Oviedo (Asturia’s capital) and practicing Spanish. Free time to grab some souvenirs or walk around the city.
Afternoon: Visit a famous and traditional Apple and Cider Factory: Sidra el Gaitero - Alcohol free ciders - Asturian cider is the only cider in the world that is poured into the glass from above your head - and only 1 gulp at a time!
Enjoy a Surf, paddle surf and paddle surf XXL activity overlooking the Bay of Biscay.
Visit the medieval centre of Avilés and Guided Tour to Oscar Niemeyer International Cultural Centre. Flight back home.
Visits And Excursions
Each group will have its own special interests and curricular needs. That’s why every visit can be completely tailored around you. You’ll find some suggestions below, but you can always call us to discuss more options.