A rainy day doesn't have to spoil sightseeing plans. We offer you many alternatives to enjoy a day with an umbrella.
Gijón is a wonderful city to visit at any time of the year, but especially on rainy days! Although rain is never desired in outdoor tourism plans, there are many fun and exciting things to do in Gijón even when the sky is cloudy. Prepare some closed beach shoes and go sightseeing on rainy days.
Visit the Aquarium
The aquarium is a perfect place to spend a rainy afternoon, as it allows you to see marine animals without leaving the city. There is a wide variety of fish and animals, and it is especially fun for children. More ideas and information from museums.
a thermal circuit
What do you think of this wonderful idea? We propose a day of spa, sauna and swimming pool in the Talasoponiente, in the heart of the city. This thalassotherapy center offers a multitude of options such as jacuzzis, several swimming pools, massages and if you have energy, a beautiful gym with views of the Cantabrian Sea.
This museum is a fascinating place to visit, especially if you are interested in the history of the railway. There are lots of interesting artifacts and models to see, and it's a quiet place to spend a rainy morning. More information in our section Gijón museums.
Gijón has several shopping centers, and it is a great place to go shopping on rainy days. You can find a wide variety of shops and products, and it's a fun way to pass the time.
cinema or theater
A visit to the cinema or see a play will keep us out of the rain and offer you a moment of calm and tranquility. Gijón has two cinemas (Yelmo Ocimax and Ocine) and the Jovellanos Theater, where they offer a wide range of events throughout the year.
Enjoy the gastronomy
Gijón is known for its delicious gastronomy, so take advantage of a rainy day to try some of the typical dishes of the city. Enter the cider houses of the city and breathe the authentic spirit of Asturias. If you don't know what to order, stop by our section what to eat in Gijón.