Camino San Salvador Mieres to Oviedo | Wise Pilgrim Guidebooks for the Camino de Santiago
2.20km → La Peña
Altitude: 
210

Another commercially oriented town, Mieres has all services. The albergue is located outside of town in La Peña.

The Road: 

Cross over the river and into town. If you are not interested in the town, and would rather breeze through it, continue straight after crossing the bridge, through the first major intersection. At the second one (with a large car park on your right) turn left.

You will pass an urban park...

Accommodation in Mieres

Hostal

1

Hostal Pachín
Hostal
Escuela de Capataces, 13
Hotel

2

Hotel Mieres del Camino ⭑⭑⭑
Hotel
Numa Guilhou, 74
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1.20km → Rebollada
Altitude: 
206
The Road: 

From La Peña you begin the 5km climb to El Padrún. There are rest places along the way as the camino passes through a few small villages.

Accommodation in La Peña

Municipal

1

Albergue de Mieres (La Peña)
Municipal
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Hostal

2

Hostal La Peña
Hostal
La Peña, 82
1.20km → Copián
Altitude: 
234
1.00km → Cardeo de Arriba
Altitude: 
330
1.10km → Aguilar
Altitude: 
358
0.50km → El Padrun
Altitude: 
376
0.40km → Casares
Altitude: 
339

There are a bar and a fountain at the top of the climb. Beneath you (by some 200m) runs the A-66.

The Road: 

Just past the bar, turn right to follow a steep concrete track to Casares. Descending to Olloniego, the camino continues along a trail which periodically intersects with the road.

2.10km → Olloniego
Altitude: 
339
1.50km → El Portazgo
Altitude: 
155
The Road: 

Continue along the main road out of Olloniego, past El Cruce, and over the bridge to El Portazgo.

1.50km → Pico de Lanza
Altitude: 
165

El Portazgo is little more of an outpost than a village, in fact the neoclassic building on your left once you cross over the Rio Nalón was originally the toll station where you would pay for the pleasure of doing so.

DO NOT stay on the road here, but look to the...

0.30km → Venta del Aire
Altitude: 
347

All of the steepest climbs are now behind you. From here to Oviedo the camino follows along gently rolling hills.

0.70km → San Miguel
Altitude: 
350

Oviedo is now visible, weather permitting, to your North.

2.10km → Los Prietos
Altitude: 
302
0.50km → Los Barreros
Altitude: 
296
2.50km → Oviedo
Altitude: 
307
Altitude: 
245

Oviedo is both the beginning and the end of several caminos. Descriptions below are separated.

Arriving along Camino San Salvador: Shells and arrows will bring you right into the old quarters of Oviedo, passing a plaza and the beautiful Ayuntamiento building. There is...

Accommodation in Oviedo

Association

1

Albergue de El Salvador de Oviedo
Association
Leopoldo Alas, 20
50 6€
Hostal

2

Hostal Fidalgo
Hostal
Jovellanos, 5

3

Hostal Álvarez ⭑⭑
Hostal
Independencia, 14

4

Hostal Romero ⭑⭑
Hostal
Uría, 36

5

Albergue La Peregrina
Hostal
Covadonga, 8
32 7€

6

Hostal Los Arcos
Hostal
Magdalena, 3

7

Hostal San Juan
Hostal
Palacio Valdés, 4
Hotel

8

Hotel Confort Oviedo ⭑⭑
Hotel
Joaquina Bobela, 3

9

Hotel Blue Longoria Plaza ⭑⭑⭑
Hotel
Covadonga, 13

10

Hotel Favila ⭑⭑
Hotel
Uria, 37

11

Hotel Vetusta ⭑⭑⭑
Hotel
Covadonga, 2

12

Hotel Rosal ⭑
Hotel
Cabo Noval, 2

13

Hotel NH Principado ⭑⭑⭑⭑
Hotel
San Francisco, 6

14

Hotel El Ovetense ⭑
Hotel
San Juan, 6

15

Hotel Santa Clara ⭑⭑
Hotel
Santa Clara, 1

16

Hotel Campoamor ⭑⭑
Hotel
Argüelles, 23
Closed

17

Residencia-Albergue Villa Cecilia
Closed
Emigrante, 12
20 10€
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