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Top Choice Cable Car in Fuente Dé & Southeastern Picos

Teleférico de Fuente Dé

In less than four minutes, this spine-tingling cable car whisks visitors 753m up to the top of the sheer southern wall of the Picos' central massif (1823m), from where hikers and climbers can venture further in. Cab…
Top Choice Cantabrian in Fuente Dé & Southeastern Picos

Hotel del Oso

One of the region's outstanding restaurants, the flower-fringed Hotel del Oso has been pleasing the public with its fantastic cocido montañés (stewed white beans, cabbage, potato, chorizo, black pudding and sometime…
Village in Fuente Dé & Southeastern Picos

Mogrovejo

One of Cantabria's most picturesque villages, tiny Mogrovejo (population 44) hugs a hillside 10km west of Potes and 15km east of Fuente Dé. It's well worth a wander, especially in early morning or late afternoon, wh…
Cantabrian in Fuente Dé & Southeastern Picos

Vicente Campo

In the heart of tiny Espinama, this roadside eatery serves up honest Cantabrian fare that makes ample use of the family's own livestock. Dishes range from estofado de añojo al vino tinto (veal stewed in red wine) to…
Cantabrian in Fuente Dé & Southeastern Picos

Restaurante Remoña

Attached to its eponymous hostal (budget hotel) 3.5km southeast of Fuente Dé, this restaurant serves excellent home-cooked local dishes, including beef from the owners' farm.
Cantabrian in Fuente Dé & Southeastern Picos

Hotel Rebeco

A good, reasonably priced hotel restaurant dishing up filling Cantabrian classics such as lechazo asado (roast young lamb), plus platters of meats, cheeses and tortilla.