Located in the eastern part of Asturias, Llanes is one of the most visited villages in the region. With a deep-rooted fishing tradition, in recent years it has experienced a strong boom associated with tourism. Under the slogan “Llanes de cine”, after the filming of the movie “El Orfanato”, Llanes tries to position itself in the world of national cinema, offering its great natural and cultural heritage as scenery.
A little history
The first remains that testify the human presence in this territory date back to the Palaeolithic. During the Middle and Modern Ages, this village will live a development mainly associated to the activities of the primary sector, such as fishing, livestock and agriculture.