The Serrilla Hostel is an Active and Rural Tourism center located in the town of Serrilla in the province of León. You can reach it in just half an hour from the city of León, 35 kilometers north of the city.
The Serrilla Hostel is designed as a space where you can stay in a rural environment with all the comforts and services. The facilities are in an old rural house completely rehabilitated, but from which the original materials (stone and wood) have been preserved.
For those looking for a more active stay, the hostel also offers a whole series of activities. Some of them are subject to good weather and are therefore performed at certain stations (skiing on the ski slopes of San Isidro, for example). Others, however, can be done all year round: hiking, paintball, climbing, caving ...
In any case there is always the presence of qualified monitors and graduates in all activities, to ensure their safety and good development. In the same way, whenever necessary, Albergue Serrilla provides each client with all the necessary material to carry out the activity.
Play sport and adrenaline rush in exciting paintball games with Serrilla Paintball Hostel. This paintball field is located in the Leonese town of Serrilla, which is a 40-minute drive from the city of León.
The playing field is completely natural, but it also has some artificial obstacles in the form of parapets and wooden shelters. In this way you will have to know how to move without being detected among the vegetation to be able to approach your enemies and prepare an ambush.
All you have to carry is your desire to enjoy and have fun playing paintball. Albergue Serrilla delivers to each player all the necessary equipment, that includes fundamentally: a protective mask for the face in order to avoid impacts on the head and especially on the eyes, a full-body protective diver for that the paint clothes, a marker gun and an initial magazine with 100 paintballs are not stained.
For hiking there are few places better than the province of León for the beauty and lushness of its landscapes. Serrilla Trekking Hostel organizes the best routes in the area. Its facilities are located in Serrilla (León), just 40 minutes drive from the city of León.
The idea they have at Albergue Serrilla is to adapt the activity as much as possible to the needs of the clients, so that everyone can do it. That is why they offer routes of different durations and levels of difficulty. The possibilities of doing one or the other also depend on the weather.
If you are also interested in the route being more than hiking, you can do thematic routes for example mountain, cultural, guided visits to León, mycology (fungus study), gastronomic (with visits to cheese factories and sausage factories) ...
Finally, longer routes can also be organized by Cuevas de Valporquero (7 days) or by Picos de Europa or the Roman Route of Astorga (15 days).
If you want to practice climbing in one of the most beautiful regions of Spain, Serrilla Escalada Hostel gives you the opportunity to do so. The company is located in Serrilla, just 40 minutes by car from the city of León.
So that everyone can do the activity, they offer several levels:
- Initiation: This level is designed for those who have never done this sport before and want to try it for the first time. You will have a short theoretical class and then you will practice in very easy ways. At all times you will be accompanied by a monitor that will ensure your safety and will guide you in your ascension.
- Improvement: This level is suitable for those who have already climbed several times. In this case you will choose the path that best suits your level, so that the activity is a challenge but not impossible. As in the previous level, you will have monitor support at all times.
Also, Albergue Serrilla provides all the necessary material and manages the insurance required to practice climbing.
Albergue Serrilla Caving is a company located in the Leon town of Serrilla, 35 kilometers north of the city of León. His specialty is caving tours through the underground caves in the area. Some of the routes offered are by Tibigracias (caving level I, for beginners), Arenal and Lendreras. These last two routes are level II, therefore designed especially for people who already have some experience in the practice of this sport and also have a certain physical level.
Another of its star activities is the espeleobarranquismo, consist of crossing the channel of the underground river of the Cave of Valporquero, in the province of León. In this case, both canyoning techniques (rappelling, destrepes, slides ...) are combined with caving techniques. Similarly, the sensations of a canyoning activity are mixed with the mystery of touring an underground cave illuminated by the headlights of the hulls.
Of course, each and every one of the tours is always and at all times accompanied by a qualified monitor.