Descent Sella is a company located in the Asturian town of Ribadesella that specializes in everything that has to do with adventure sports and rural leisure. You can reach its facilities by car from Gijón in 40 minutes, while from Oviedo the journey does not reach an hour.
The activities they offer can be done separately or by combining several to create multi-adventure packs. These include:
- Descent of the Sella in canoe: The most famous descent in Spain in canoes of one or two very safe people. A very quiet activity recommended for the whole family.
- Paintball: Paint battles where excitement and adrenaline rush. It is an ideal activity for groups of friends who want to have a good time practicing sports.
- Canyoning: Walking the canyon of a river on foot is a unique and very rewarding experience. Along the way there will be all kinds of challenges: jumps, rappelling, slides ...
- Caving: This activity involves the exploration of underground caves in the company of a specialized guide. The interior of the caves is always surprising and unique.
All activities can be done for small groups or for larger groups and even special events such as a Bachelor Party. They carry out individual activities or multi-adventure packages, for small and large groups.
Descent Sella Canoas organizes the descent of this mythical river in Canoa from its facilities in the town of Ribadesella, less than an hour from both Gijón and Oviedo.
With Descent Sella everyone can make the legendary descent of the famous river in comfortable canoes, very manageable and everything safe. Departures occur every day, and the down is free . This means that everyone can go at their own pace and even those who want, can stop from time to time to take a dip, take pictures or just relax and enjoy the scenery.
The activity lasts approximately between 3 and 4 hours , although the pace is very relaxed. Therefore, it is a highly recommended experience for families with children who want to do something original and fun together.
It leaves from Arriondas after brief indications and advice from the monitors. These same monitors will accompany the expedition at all times, ensuring that all safety rules are respected (and the environment is taken care of). At the end of the descent, upon arrival, there will be a car waiting to transport the canoeists back to the facilities, where they can take a refreshing shower, rest and comment on the best moments.
Of course, all the material (canoe, paddles and lifejacket) is paid by Sella. Clients should only bring a bathing suit, comfortable shoes (and that can get wet) and sunscreen if necessary. Groups must be at least 7 people, with no maximum limit.
Descent Sella Barranquismo, located in Ribadesella (Asturias) proposes to its clients the activity of canyoning (or bararnquismo). The company is three quarters of an hour by car from Gijón and less than an hour from Oviedo.
The descent of ravines consists of crossing the river bed, avoiding the obstacles that can be found as jumps, walls, slides, sections with water and swirls, etc. It is therefore a very complete activity , since in the same route you can do rappel, swimming, jump from 3 or 4 meters high, slide down a natural slide ...
The duration of the activity is hour and a half. The company deals with delivering all the necessary material (helmet, harness, ropes, carabiners ...) as well as a wetsuit that serves to maintain body temperature and not go cold. The level of the tour is not very demanding so anyone can do it.
At all times there will be the presence of a specialized monitor and entitled of Sella Descent. These have the function of instructing the participants about the different canyoning techniques. They are also the ones that will carry the material of common use such as ropes and carabiners. And last but not least, they are responsible for the activity to develop safely at all times.
Arriondas » Asturias
La Robellada » Asturias
Infiesto » Asturias
Descent Sella Paintball is located in the Asturian town of Ribadesella, 45 minutes from Gijón by car and 55 minutes from Oviedo.
Paintball games take place on the completely natural playground l, with numerous trees and lots of weeds. There are also artificial obstacles along the entire pitch. For all this, it is an unbeatable scenario to play games with excitement in abundance, in which the shots can hit you from the most unexpected place.
Descent Sella provides each player with all the necessary equipment , a team that is also very modern and of high quality: Tippman 98 marker gun (has a crosshairs to ensure that your shot hits the target ), anti-fog protective mask (so you never lose vision), full bodysuit, neck protector and chest protector.
Groups must be at least 6 people , in order to make teams of three. The games last between 2 and 4 hours (divided into games or rounds of between 10 and 25 minutes each). Of course, there is constant staff supervision throughout the activity.
Descent Sella Quads is in the province of Asturias, more specifically in the town of Ribadesella. The distance to Gijón is 60 kilometers, while Oviedo is 70 kilometers apart.
They offer their clients the possibility of touring Asturias in a unique means of transport such as the quad. The routes through the region stand out for the beauty of their landscapes, full of greener vegetation.
The proposed routes are always tourist and in no case competitive. They are designed to contemplate the environment and enjoy the experience of driving these all-terrain vehicles, but avoiding all kinds of safety risks. They last about an hour and are done every day. A certain level of physical condition is not required, since the quads are very manageable and stable. They also have automatic gearshift, so you just have to accelerate and brake. There are both single and double quads.
All drivers must be in possession of a B1 driving license , which must be presented at the time of the start of the activity.
Descent Sella Caving is an Asturian company located in Ribadesella, half an hour from Oviedo and 55 minutes from Gijón that specializes in the organization of caving outlets to exploit the caves in the area.
Caving consists of touring underground caves. It is a very fun and varied activity because of the amount of actions that must be done: climb, descend, crawl, duck, jump, rappel and even swim sometimes.
Sella Descent outputs are always made in the company of a specialized monitor. This is the guide and security supervisor. It also takes care of carrying all the necessary material. The company also provides each participant with a jumpsuit and a helmet with integrated light. The latter is essential since the caves are completely dark. Transportation is also provided to and from the starting point of the activity.
The activity lasts approximately 90 minutes. The level of physical demand is very low, so everyone can do it. which organizes caving outings for those who love nature and strong emotions.
Arriondas » Asturias
La Robellada » Asturias
Pravia » Asturias