The province of Oviedo is one of the most prominent in the Asturias region in northern Spain. The capital city of the province, Oviedo, is also the capital of the Asturias Principality. As a result, the whole of the Oviedo Province is very popular with travellers from all over the world. An Oviedo Province holiday provides visitors with the opportunity not only to indulge in a variety of great activities, but to learn more about the autonomous community and its history. An Oviedo Province holiday rental house, depending on where it is located in the province, can provide busy city views, stunning sea views or silent rolling countryside views from its windows.
As the province is one of the largest to be found in Asturias, visitors will find that there are plenty of activities to keep them busy right throughout their trip. There are many outdoor activities to get your teeth stuck in to foe example including caving, game hunting, mountaineering, paragliding, mountain climbing, cycling, hiking, swimming and horse riding.
If you find that you have enough energy left to leave your Oviedo Province holiday rental house and spend a day or two travelling throughout the area, then there are some wonderful places to visit along the way. This includes the parish of Mieres, of which the main town is Mieres del Camino. Visitors to the town will find several interesting attractions including a few small museums and art galleries. One of the most visited museums is the mining museum which details the history of this important industry which declined in the town in the 1960s.
We all like to have wonderful weather on our holidays and so you will be pleased to hear that if you book a Oviedo Province holiday rental house you can expect to enjoy hot summers and mild winters. July and August are usually the warmest months of the year, which sees visitors basking in temperatures of around 26°C. The winter months of January and February see the daytime temperature drop to anywhere between 10°C and 14°C. The annual rainfall amount for the province is 20 inches.
Travellers on an Oviedo Province holiday will arrive at Oviedo Airport (OVD) which is approximately half an hour’s journey away from the province. Air operators that offer cheap, regular flights to the area include KLM, British Airways, Iberia Airlines and Air France. Passengers can leave the UK from various airports such as Heathrow (LHR), Edinburgh (EDI), Manchester (MAN), Liverpool (LPL) and Exeter (EXT).