Located in the heart of the Valdeón Valley of the province of León in Picos de Europa, is a small town called Santa Marina de Valdeón. Surrounded by mountains, water and vegetation which paints a beautiful image of wildlife and a distinct untouched landscape. Deer are abundant here and so are the colourful wild flowers. And so, because of its pure environment, amongst other secrets that are kept deep within the woods, those who visit Camping el Cares discover a divine connection with nature. The local town food also has a distinct charm as well, alongside multiple available activities in this paradise, you’re sure to feel close to heaven.

Anillo de Picos: a compelling journey in to the depths of Picos de Europa.

The spectacular Anillo de Picos route explores the different preserved mountain huts in the complex mountain range terrain of Picos de Europa, making it a gripping hike. Anillo de Picos offers three alternative circular hiking trials which lead on to each other: El Anillo Vindio, El Anillo Extrem and El Anillo Tres Macizos. When strung […]

The Hórreos de Valdeón, a charming feature.

The Hórreos throw the times The Hórreos de Valdeón are age old granaries although now a days they do not store any food. What they do hold is an impressionable antiquity and a quaint beauty which captivates its onlookers. The Valdeón Valley is home to 83 hórreos which vary in structure. Their peculiar architecture, like […]

Eco Circuit with camping el Cares

Eco Circuit: A whole new way to discover nature. Looking to your surroundings, you notice a calm river gently burbling by. Trees bursting with colour, all different in their own unique way. From the trees you hear thousands of sounds which indicate our friends in nature are nearby. A footprint, a leaf, a flower… all […]


Here we leave you the information of one of the routes that can be done leaving from the campsite El Cares. It is a simple half-day route but very beautiful. Much of the route is through the forest, perfect for walking with kids. It is also very quiet, it is usual not to meet anyone […]