Ferrata La Hermida

Potes
Cantabria
Attractions and places of interest
Activity and Theme Parks

'The biggest and best climbing experience in the Picos de Europa'. This activity centre (for all ages) in the pretty village of Hermida in the heart of the Desfiladero de la Hermida gorge also offers trekking trips. Expect stunning scenery and maybe spot an eagle if you're lucky! Open all year. Please phone or email for information and to book in advance (English spoken). 10% discount on all guided activities.

 

Nearby attractions

This spectacular gorge runs for over 20km and is furrowed by the River Deva. With steep slopes of limestone rising up to 600m and sparsely covered in oak forests, the view is stunning.

On the road to Fuente Dé you'll pass this peaceful monastery. The church was built in the 13th century and has some interesting features such as the Door of Forgiveness, only opened on Holy Jubilee Day.

One of Cantabria's most visited tourist attractions, this is a fantastic cave with some incredible stalagmite formations which have grown in all directions, defying gravity. A true geological marvel!

From the Fuente Dé cable car you can admire one of the most outstanding views of the Picos de Europa range. In wonderful natural surroundings, the cable car rises from 1094 to 1847m, an ascent of 750m along an impressive cliff...

Places to visit nearby

Potes in Cantabria is a pretty medieval town beside the stunning mountain backdrop of the Picos de Europa National Park.

Llanes in Asturias is a beautiful coastal town with lots of beaches, stunning hiking routes and much delicious seafood!

A picturesque town on Cantabria's coast with wonderful beaches, a pretty Old Town and an astounding backdrop in the Picos de Europa mountains.