Top things to do

Top Choice Cave in Ribadesella

Cueva de Tito Bustillo

To admire some of Spain’s finest cave art, including superb horse paintings probably done around 15,000 to 10,000 BC, visit this World Heritage–listed cave, 300m south of the western end of the Sella bridge. Daily v…
Top Choice Asturian in Ribadesella

Arbidel

Much-loved, Michelin-starred Arbidel is famous for chef Jaime Uz’s reinvention of classic Asturian flavours and ingredients with a distinctly modern flair – at non-exorbitant prices (relatively speaking). Exquisitel…
Asturian in Ribadesella

La Huertona

Beautifully prepared, high-quality contemporary meat and seafood creations, complemented by an excellent selection of Spanish wines, mean top-notch dining at this airy, elegant restaurant with sprawling views across…
Museum in Ribadesella

Centro de Arte Rupestre Tito Bustillo

Some of Spain’s best cave art, including superb horse paintings probably done around 15,000 to 10,000 BC, lie inside the World Heritage–listed Cueva de Tito Bustillo, 300m south of the western end of the Sella bridg…
Canoeing in Ribadesella

Descenso Internacional del Sella

The Río Sella is at its busiest on the first Saturday after 2 August, when hundreds of professional paddlers (followed by many more fun paddlers) head downriver to Ribadesella from Arriondas in the Descenso Internac…
Sidrería in Ribadesella

Carroceu

A popular choice in central Ribadesella, this laid-back, stone-walled sidrería is perfect for snacking on simple, seafood-focused tapas like deep-fried calamari, steamed cockles and tuna-stuffed onions, plus Asturia…