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Sotres to Poncebos

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Map / Sotres to Poncebos
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Access remote villages and pass through a humbling gorge en route to Poncebos. 

easy
13 km
6:00 h
455 m
1177 m

You start your day descending along an ancient footpath arriving at Bulnes, an isolated village only accessible by foot or, more recently, funicular railway. From Bulnes you can take the funicular to Poncebos or continue on foot to the spectacular Texu Gorge. You will be picked up in Poncebos and transferred to Arena de Cabrales.

Alternatively, walk the famous mile-deep Cares Gorge with the village of Caín at its head.

Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1214 m
Lowest point
235 m
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Start

Sotres (1028 m)
Coordinates:
Geographic
43.232609, -4.747226
UTM
30T 358123 4788128

Destination

Poncebos

Turn-by-turn directions

These maps and routes are designed to be used in conjunction with our traditional documentation. We have recently embarked on a conversion initiative to bring the two elements together, and this itinerary will be covered in due course.

 

In the meantime, using the two elements alongside each other should go a long way to ensure you have a safe, enjoyable and problem free day.

Arrival by train, car, foot or bike


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Difficulty
easy
Distance
13 km
Duration
6:00 h
Ascent
455 m
Descent
1177 m

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