Gijón Tourism

Gijón (/hɪˈhɒn/, /hiˈhɔːn/ or /xiˈxɔːn/, Spanish: [xiˈxon]), or Xixón (Asturian: [ʃiˈʃoŋ]) is the largest city and municipality in the autonomous community of Asturias in Spain. Early medieval texts mention it as "Gigia". It is located on the Bay of Biscay, approximately 20 km (12 mi) north of Oviedo, the capital of Asturias.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Gijón in Spain. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Gijón like a local. When planning a trip to Gijón, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Santillana Del Mar. Take a short trip from Gijón and set some time aside to explore the Santillana Del Mar. Dotted with places like Collegiate Church Of Santillana Del Mar, Museo Y Cuevas De Altamira, Museum Of The Inquisition; it will definitely be a good idea. Popular vacation packages of Gijón are of 1-2 days.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

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