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Arriondas: Descent of the Sella River in a Canoe

1. Arriondas: Descent of the Sella River in a Canoe

By carrying out this activity you will be able to visit the famous section of the descent of the Sella river between Arriondas and Llovio, a section known worldwide due to the International Descent of the Sella, which is held on the first weekend of August, and is attended by canoeists from many countries. The classic route of the descent of the Sella by canoe consists of 15 km. The exit to the river is in Arriondas and the end of the route is the town of Llovio, very close to Ribadesella. It is not necessary to complete the entire route, since halfway through, right at kilometer 7.5, there is a collection point for all those participants who want to finish the descent there. At either of the two pick-up points, participants will be taken back to the facilities, where they can change and shower in peace.

Descent of the Sella river in a canoe

2. Descent of the Sella river in a canoe

If you want to make the descent of the seal without last-minute surprises, pay attention. We offer you complete facilities where you can leave your car, prepare for your adventure and relax with your companions before and after the activity. We have a huge fleet at your disposal to transport you from the collection point to the base without endless waiting. Top quality material, experienced monitors, full dedication to make your experience unforgettable. We offer you the best experience so that you can fully enjoy the river sella and its descent by canoe. We have: - Uninterrupted departures from 11 - Own private jetty - 3 points to finish the descent - Continuous collections at the end of the tour - 3 private landing points (at private farms owned by us) - Private parking - Large changing rooms - Key storage service - Photographic service - Special vests for dogs - Boosters for children in transport How will your adventure unfold? 1st- Your adventure begins in our facilities, here you can leave the car in our private parking, get ready in our spacious changing rooms and if you want, we will keep your keys until you return from the descent of the Sella. 2nd- We provide you with all the material so that you can enjoy the best descent of the Sella. For cold days we will provide you with free boots and a neoprene suit. 3rd- Our monitors will provide you with the necessary equipment and will teach you how to handle the canoe so that once in the water all you have to do is enjoy. 4th- The best way to start the Descent of the Sella by canoe is from our ramp, it is optional but we recommend you not to miss this experience! 5th- You decide how you want to make the descent of the seal, we make it easy for you. We offer you three departures along the route at 7, 10 and 15 km. 6th- As soon as you finish your descent from the Sella, you will have the transport ready so you do not have to wait. We will take you to our offices where you can shower and regain strength.

Cangas de Onís: Sella River Canoeing Adventure

3. Cangas de Onís: Sella River Canoeing Adventure

Start your Sella River canoeing adventure on a 500-meter practice stretch before getting to the good stuff in Arriondas, the most heart-pumping fun you’ll find along this river. Continue on for another 8 kilometers to Toraño or the extra 15 kilometers to Llovio, depending on what option you’ve selected and how much of the beautiful landscape you want to experience. During the summer, these sections don’t have as many rapids or canoe traffic. If you’re with family, the first section from Las Rozas to Arriondas, which lasts about 1 to 2 hours, might be the perfect stretch for you during the summer months. During the spring, this stretch is more for those seeking adventure.

Oviedo: Canoe Descent on the Nalón River with Picnic

4. Oviedo: Canoe Descent on the Nalón River with Picnic

Canoeing down the Nalón River is a fun canoeing down a stretch of the Nalón River between the towns of Las Caldas and Trubia in Oviedo, ideal for lovers of water sports. It is a canoe descent in an area with a lot of flow and variation, with around 6 rapids, wave areas and tame areas that will make the most adventurous an experience full of adrenaline. The descent is always carried out with a monitor to teach you how to handle the canoe, direct yourself in each rapid and give you security throughout the journey. At the end, transfer you to the beginning where you can change in our changing rooms

Arriondas: Canoeing Adventure Descent on the Sella River

5. Arriondas: Canoeing Adventure Descent on the Sella River

Explore the Sella by canoe on this guided canoeing trip from Arriondas. No previous experience is necessary, as there is a quick canoeing tutorial at the beginning of the tour. Have all the equipment you need paddle safely on the river.  Check-in and make your way to the activity provider's jetty which is strategically located in Arriondas next to the Arriondas Bridge where the famous Dionisio de la Huerta opened in 1931.  Use the changing rooms and gear up with a well-maintained paddle and canoe. Listen as your guide gives you step-by-step instructions on how to navigate your canoe. Set out on this calm river, which is suitable for families with children over the age of 6.  Start in Arriondas, an island village, and end in Ribadesella, a coastal village at the mouth of the Sella River. Soak up the atmosphere of lively beach bars and keep an eye out for wildlife like colorful birds.  Reach the end of your trip and be picked up and transferred back to your starting point in Arriondas.

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Recommendable !! Friendly, fast and attentive. We arrived at the last stop of the sella, and they picked us up practically as soon as we arrived, because each one has a rhythm and you call them to come for you. They give you your canoe, vest, paddle, a drum to store your belongings, and they give you a brief explanation of its use and the route.