Asturian Relief It is divided in a big basin, in the centre and a mountainous part in the south.
Vegetation Asturias is located in what is called “Green Spain” Main types of vegetation: oak, beech and yew in the centre and oaks, chestnut in the south.
Lakes and Rivers Rivers in Asturias are very short and flowing. They end in the Cantabric sea. Main Rivers: Sella, Nalon and Navia Main lakes: Enol, and Covadonga Lakes are small.
Mountains They’re not higher than 3000 metres, and they’re mainly located in the south. Main mountains: Torrecerredo (2648 m) and Naranjo de Bulnes (2519 m).
Covadonga Lakes They’re a group of three lakes located in the region of Cangas de Onís. The lakes are called Enol, Ercina and Bricial. This last one only has water during the meltdown.
Covadonga LakesErcina Bricial Enol
Picos de Europa It’s a montanious area in the south of Asturias. It’s divided in three parts: Cornión (in the occident), Urrieles (in the centre) and Ándara (in the oriental part). The most important peaks are Torre Cerredo and Naranjo de Bulnes.
Picos de Europa Naranjo de Bulnes
Ruta del Cares It’s a pedestrian route of 12 km in the Picos de Europa. It’s one of the most famous routes of Asturias.