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Beautiful relaxing walk

We walked a long the river to the pool with our dogs, beautiful scenery, the water is emerald color... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
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Nice walk by the river

Perfect plan for a hot day. The walk beside the river is quite nice with some places where you can... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
Ourense, Spain
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May 21, 2018
“Beautiful relaxing walk”
Aug 7, 2017
“Nice walk by the river”
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

We walked a long the river to the pool with our dogs, beautiful scenery, the water is emerald color ! We were warned by locals on the way that there are snakes so wear boots and keep your dog on a leash as we indeed...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Perfect plan for a hot day. The walk beside the river is quite nice with some places where you can stop and have a snack close to the river. The area is well maintaned and the walk takes about 45 to 60 minutes one way,...More

Thank ansotalv
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Superbe scenery, green waterholes, easy hike of 1h up to the final circular swimming pond. Across the river is a mirrador up on the ridge, accessible via the road to Vis.

Thank jorg b
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We hiked to the Olla de San Vicente swimming hole along the crystal blue/green Rio Dobra. Freezing water, but amazing. A highlight of our trip!

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Perfect place to have a walk with the dog...very accessible from the hotel and runs through to Cangis de Onis with what looked to be an easy track for walking longer distances.

Thank K2683GRlc
Reviewed 27 July 2016

It´s a beautiful clean river that flows down between mountains covered in green, It´s one of my favourite places in Asturias and should really keep it a secret :)

Thank iigii
Reviewed 24 July 2016

It is a flat walk, with just a few rocks to navigate along this beautiful river. Peaceful, easy to find, a short journey from Cangas de Onis and hugely worthwhile

Thank eyedeebees
Reviewed 17 August 2015

A very interesting and easy track. It takes about 50 min to follow the track (from the main road) till you reach a nice natural pool / small lake.

Thank Luis M
Reviewed 24 April 2015

A popular walk follows the river Dobra to a waterfall/swimming hole. It takes about 45 minutes each way. Parking can be quite difficult at busy times. The walk is pretty but no more than that and the pool while nice enough is nothing special. If...More

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