La Peña Cave, Candamo

Go to Image La Peña or Candamo Cave
La Peña Cave is a great example of Palaeolithic cave art in northern Spain.

Opening period:
11/06 a 15/09
Closed: Monday

Visiting hours:
11:00, 12:00 and 13:00 h.
Capacity limit: 15 people (5 per shift).
Limited admission > 7 years old

Booking required: BOOK HERE

Contact telephone numbers:
985 828 056 Monday to Friday (09:00 to 14:00 h.)
985 829 702 Saturdays, Sundays and holidays (09:00 to 10:00 h.)



Free visit

Before visiting the Cave, you should go to the Cueva de la Peña Interpretation Centre, located in the Valdés-Bazán Palace in San Román de Candamo, where guided tours are offered every hour before the scheduled visits to the Cave.

Palaeolithic cave paintings from the Solutrian and Magdalenian periods.


Location: On the road from Grullos to Peñaullán (AS-236), between K, 4 and 5, is San Román, from where a road leads to the car park near the cave.

UNESCO World Heritage