The wonderful village of Onis is situated in the Oriente Province, in the autonomous community of Asturias, in northern Spain. Many travellers opt for an Onis holiday due to the fact that they are guaranteed tranquillity, plenty of outdoor activity and some of the most fantastic countryside views to be found in the province. An Onis holiday rental house will come with all the comforts of home and acts as an ideal base in which to relax after a hard day's sightseeing or activity.
There are plenty of things to keep you occupied on your Onis holiday should you decide against simply relaxing in your rental house and taking in the marvellous views. Amongst the activities widely available in and around the village are swimming, fishing, sailing, surfing, paragliding, rafting, caving, horse riding, mountain biking, hiking, bird watching and game hunting.
If you choose to venture out for the day, when on your Onis holiday, then it is worthwhile spending the day in the mesmerising village of Covadonga, which is approximately 11 miles away from the town. There are several big attractions in Covadonga which attract a lot of visitors each year. This includes the La Santa Cueva, a small holy church that sits in the mouth of a cave. The church is dedicated to King Pelayo who was the leader of the settlers in the village who managed to fend off Moors in the 8th century. There is also the basilica complex in Covadonga which houses the wonderful San Fernando Collegiate Church, which is the second oldest monument after La Santa Cueva. Two 11th century abbots are buried in the cloisters of the church and there are several more monuments to Pelayo including a magnificent statue in the forecourt.
If the weather is a crucial feature of your trip then you will be delighted to hear that you can expect to experience some wonderful weather whilst on an Onis holiday. The summers are generally dry and warm whilst the winters are cool and wet. The maximum daytime temperature to be expected during the summer months is 23 degrees Celsius. The cooler months offer up daytime temperatures of between 5 and 12 degrees Celsius. The annual precipitation amount for Onis is quite high at approximately 26 inches.
Travellers on an Onis holiday can touch down at Oviedo Airport (OVD) which is approximately 85 miles away from the village. The majority of UK airports have flights into Oviedo including Liverpool (LPL), Aberdeen (ABZ), Manchester (MAN), Stansted (STN) and Birmingham (BHX). There are several air operators who offer special prices on flights including KLM, Air France, Air Europa, Flybe and British Airways.