PICOS DE EUROPA SPAIN
Landscape Photography Holiday
Inspire your creativity, with Nature at its Wildest.
Discover stunning landscapes in Picos de Europa, National Park.
Connect with your passion for Photography
Open to photographers at all skill levels, no need for sophisticated equipment.
Enjoy personalised learning, within a group of up to 4 participants.
Mentoring with a uniquely constructive spirit, will advance your photography.
Each day you will able to advance your practice and receive positive feedback.
The region upholds sustainable tourism, valuing charm and authenticity.
Excursions deep into the park’s interior will reveal an unspoilt and timeless landscape.
We stopover in heritage towns and stunning remote mountain areas.
Enjoy personal time with the freedom to explore at your leisure.
Inspirational cultural experiences to boost your photography include;
- Relaxed walks in charming mountain villages, remnants of a bygone era
- Excursion to a traditional organic apple cider farm
- Tour of a renowned artisan producer of cave aged Cabrales Blue Cheese (PDO)
- Visit the Ethnographic Museum, a trove of cultural gems
- Experience the lively ambience of the region’s oldest street market
Ideal for the solo traveller, with no single supplement, and great value for two sharing a room.
Your facilitator, Harry Fricker knows this region, speaks fluent Spanish and has local contacts.
His approach to travel respects People, Nature & Culture.
About Picos de Europa
✜ Established in 1918, Picos de Europa, Peaks of Europe, is Spain’s first National Park.
✜ According to legend, the imposing mountain range was the first sight of land for ships returning from the ‘Voyages of Discovery’ in the 1400’s.
✜ Picos de Europa National Park is a designated Biosphere Reserve and UNESCO World Heritage Site. With a surface of 64.600 hectares, its mountains reach 2.600m/8200ft, and its 1,367 inhabitants live harmoniously with nature.
✜ This Natural Paradise is home to endangered species, including; Wolf, Brown Bear, Chamois,Western Capercaillie, Golden Eagle, Alpine Newt, and Atlantic salmon. The climate is temperate, with lush deciduous vegetation.
✜ The region was inhabited by early communities of hunter gatherers. Ancient Celtic heritage is present to this day. Locals are renowned for their their warmth, hospitality and keen sense of identity.
The journey starts on Summer Solstice!
We travel across the Pais Vasco, Cantabria, Asturias and Castilla y León.
An epic journey covering over 600 km – 370 miles across Northern Spain.
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