La Fuente del Arrabal
Pine groves of Prádanos
Snow at The Val
The peace is possible!
Church of Prádanos
Locks at The Castille Canal
Ski station - Alto Campoo
View from the top
Romanesque tour around Prádanos
In the Hotel Rural Fuente del
Val, we want to offer a comfortable accommodation and a good gastronomic
offer based on a traditional style cuisine, Castilian and Basque, we are
also interested in the kitchen of the mushrooms in addition to some
international dishes and even exotic and always with seasonal products
and of good quality.
We seek to create a relaxed
atmosphere and a friendly service with our customers, without invading
their privacy and always willing to give them any information or
assistance they may need to make your stay more enjoyable.
Apart from the amenities that
the establishment offers, the area in general has a potential for
entertainment very important, which are basically based on sports and
outdoor activities as well as an important cultural offer.
- Hiking, there are ideal
places to walk around the area, with little difficulty, in the
vicinity of our village.
- If you want to do more
difficult, very close, in the Palentina Mountains can find heights
of up to 2500 m. The Espiguete, Curavacas, etc.
- Mountain bike. There are
plenty of forest tracks and ideal biking areas in the vicinity. In
the nearby town of Alar del Rey bicycles can be hired.
Canoeing on the River Pisuerga.
in Alar del Rey
organizes canoeing from Alar del Rey to Herrera de Pisuerga (about
10 Km.) of travel low difficulty and very entertaining. Come on, you
don't need to be an expert.
Horse riding routes, in
collaboration with the Hnos. Bascones in the nearby town of
Valtierra of Albacastro, you can make interesting excursions ahorse,
you may contact them by email
Winter sports can be practiced
in season in the winter station of
Campoo, located in
the vicinity of Reinosa to 1 hour drive from our establishment.
The water sports and swimming
are practicing in the artificial beaches of the marshes of Aguilar
de Campoo and Ruesga near Cervera de Pisuerga. There are public
pools in Alar del Rey to 4 km and in Herrera de Pisuerga to 10 Km.
Marshes of Aguilar
de Campoo and Ruesga
European Bison reservation, San Cebrian de Muda, Palencia
The Path of the Marshes, departing from
the Parador Nacional de Cervera de Pisuerga, up to the mining area
of Guardo, you can enjoy an impressive landscape.
Visits to typical villages of
the area, Cervera de Pisuerga, Saldaña, Carrión de los Condes,
Aguilar de Campoo, Herrera de Pisuerga, Guardo, Barruelo,
Visit to the Canal de Castilla,
impressive engineering work (for the time), began to build it in the
eighteenth century, with the intention of serving as a means of
transport. Today, its main use is irrigation and as a tourist
Scenic places to walk,
Las Tuerces in Olleros,
La Peña Amaya impressive watchtower with a
lot of history, from where you can enjoy a breathtaking view, the
Tejeda of Tosande where you can admire the
twisted yews, some with more than 1000 years.
Closer to our
village can stroll through the surrounding pine and look for
mushrooms in season, or climb Peña Pico (1180 m.) and Peña Cortada,
where you can enjoy the flight of vultures menacing and good views
of the area, it is also frequent sighting any herd of roe deer,
foxes, hares, and many birds of prey, the wild boar also abounds but
is more difficult to see.
de los Franceses, The Cave of the French, with a fantastic natural environment at the
Paramo La Lora and the impressive view of the Mirador of Valcabado.
Romana de la Olmeda,
The Roman Villa of La Olmeda,
at Pedrosa de la Vega, one of the best preserved and contains some
stunning mosaics, then you can take a tour to Saldaña, typical
village of the area.
The Roman Villa of the Tejada
in Quintanilla de la Cueza (50 min. driving from Pradanos de Ojeda)
Centro de Interpretación de la Minería
y la Mina Visitable
Center for the interpretation of the mining and Mine Visitable
Barruelo de Santullán and after having a look around and eat well in
the place that was the first town hall of Spain, the nice village of
You can make a day trip
traveling through the
Port of Piedrasluengas, once up and after
taking a few photos of the stunning landscape, make a technical stop
for Venta Pepin to eat a plate of ham and cheese or anything else
you want. Then continue the journey up to the typical village of
where you can enjoy the local food. In the afternoon you can
continue up to
Fuente De where if you do not have fear of
heights, you can hop on a cable car up to the very heart of the
Picos de Europa.
a radius of approximately 100 km you can visit very interesting
cities such as Palencia, Burgos, León and even Santander and its
beautiful beaches, .All of them well-connected by motorway
Pine forests roads, ancient yews in The Tejeda de Tosande
Arte Románico The concentration of samples of Romanesque Art
in this area constitutes one of its greatest attractions and a very
valuable piece of our cultural and artistic heritage. To mention
only those closest to our village, you can't leave without visiting
the Cistercian Monastery of San Andrés de Arroyo 2 km from Prádanos,
where the Clarisas nuns will show you the beautiful Cloister, in
addition you will be able to buy ceramics, pastas and delicious
You must also visit the Granja de Santa Eufemia
and the Hermita XII Century. A beautiful place, very well preserved,
and famous for its chamber music concerts
and classical music in the month of August
Closing the circle and on the way back to Prádanos make a stop at
Moarves de Ojeda, there awaits an impressive facade carved in stone
and inside the Church do not leave without seeing the baptismal font
and its wooden ceiling.
village of Frómista in the
de Santiago, the Church of San Martin is worthy of a restful
Olleros de Pisuerga, very close to Pradanos, visit the Church-Cave
excavated in the rock.
what is certain is that entertainment options are not missing, in
addition we'll help you to find all the information you may need or we
will put you in contact with the people that provide sports and leisure
We look forward to your visit!
Search for mushrooms
Las Tuerces narrows