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Escuela Asturiana de Piraguismo- Ranasella
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The Asturian Canoeing School was the artificer of the "Descent of River Sella by Canoe", back in 1991. This company is also an innovative leader, in Asturias, on the active tourism sector and adventure sports activities Run by the Soto brothers...more
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Finca Fundicion de Coviella | El Portazgo, 33540 Arriondas, Spain
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We have done the decent with this company before. On both occasions the staff have been excellent. Very helpful. We do not speak Spanish but the staff made sure we understood all we needed to for the trip. The equipment all seemed to be in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

After detailed research on line our family (ages 50, 49, 16, 14) from Southampton chose Escuela Asturiana de Piraguismo for our descent of the River Sella and Canyoning. Although reasonably experienced kayakers we had a great time during the descent manoeuvering round other canoes. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Calo_Soto, Propietario at Escuela Asturiana de Piraguismo- Ranasella, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Good Morning! First of all, thank you very much for sharing your opinion and assessment. We are glad that you have enjoyed the Descent of the River Sella and canyoning as a family and consider it a fun experience. I will comment your opinion to...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent service provided by ranasella. All staff were very friendly and helpful. Picnic provided is good and more than sufficient (a huge bocadillo impossible to finish!), and they do provide a vegetarian option if requested in advance. Great outdoors activity, which allows you to enjoy...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Evangelina B
Calo_Soto, Propietario at Escuela Asturiana de Piraguismo- Ranasella, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Good morning Evangelina! First of all, thank you very much for sharing your opinion and assessment. We are glad that you have enjoyed the Descent of the Sella and you recommend us. A hug from the whole team of the School. I take this opportunity...More

Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Very funny and adventurous experience with professional and friendly guides Alex and Ton who explained us everything so that we felt secured and could enjoyed all the trip. I have never done this in Asturias , it was amazing and I can only recommend this...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Calo_Soto, Propietario at Escuela Asturiana de Piraguismo- Ranasella, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Good morning Jaroslav! First of all, thank you very much for sharing your opinion and assessment. We are glad that you have enjoyed the Descent and consider it a fun experience. I will share your opinion with Alex and Ton. A hug from the whole...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Great rafting experience with plenty of adrenaline rush. Tom was a fun guide and made sure we all got wet :-) All gear provided - wet suit, shoes, helmet, life jacket. Lovely hot showers available on return. Thoroughly recommend it. But be warned it's not...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank RuthPK
Calo_Soto, Propietario at Escuela Asturiana de Piraguismo- Ranasella, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Good afternoon, Ruth! First of all, thank you very much for sharing your opinion and assessment. We are glad that you have enjoyed Rafting and consider it as a great experience. We are very happy that you recommend the activity. On your part, we will...More

Reviewed 6 July 2017

Chanced upon their office in Cangas de Onis and the staff (whom speaks English well) recommended "Descenso de Sella" for my day. For 25 Euro you get Life Jacket, a picnic and water, and transport from Cangas de Onis. Very good value for money! The...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jeewei
Calo_Soto, Propietario at Escuela Asturiana de Piraguismo- Ranasella, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Very good days! Thanks for sharing your opinion and your rating. A hug from the whole team of the School, if you return to Arriondas, you know where we are. I take this opportunity to tell you that you can follow us on Facebook and...More

Reviewed 8 May 2017

Lo pasamos muy bien con esta empresa. Nos dieron todo que necesitamos y todo fue muy fácil y barato. Had a great time here. They gave us everything we needed and it was very and easy and cheap.More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Melanie Z
Calo_Soto, Propietario at Escuela Asturiana de Piraguismo- Ranasella, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017
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Muchas gracias por compartir tu opinión Melanie! No alegra mucho que la experiencia haya sido muy divertida. Muchas gracias por...More

Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We returned after 2 years to Escuela Asturiana de Piraguismo because we had had such an amazing day descending the sella river in 2014 with this Escuela. Today,once again, we were so impressed by the friendliness & care of all those working in the Escuela....More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Barbara K
Calo_Soto, Propietario at Escuela Asturiana de Piraguismo- Ranasella, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2016

Thank you for your great comments about our activities and our organisation. Hoping to see you back!!

Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent experience! Our boys have enjoyed the canoeing at Sella river and the Canyon descent, the school is very well organized, great attention and looks carefully for safety at all times. Totally recomended for kids 10 and up.More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank HappyUser2
Calo_Soto, Propietario at Escuela Asturiana de Piraguismo- Ranasella, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2016

Dear HappyUser2 Thanks for your comment. We always try to do our best and it make us feel great when our customers have a good experience in our house. We always look after our guests safety that is a must for us. Thanks again. Hope...More

Reviewed 27 August 2015

Good option for the "Descenso del Sella". This company has good facilities and very good logistics. They took care of our dog while we were rowing in the Sella and bring the dog at the end of our trip.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank José H
Calo_Soto, Gerente at Escuela Asturiana de Piraguismo- Ranasella, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2015

Hello Jose. A lot of thanks for your opinion and valoration and we are very happy for you and your dog that you have passed a good day whith us. We hope that you repeat again whith your family. Thanks.

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Mafalda L
19 July 2017|
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Response from Calo_Soto | Property representative |
Buenos dias Mafalda! Os recomendamos un día entre semana. Los fines de semana suele haber más gente. Para hacer la reserva, si lo hacéis a través de nuestra página web (no podemos poner el enlace a la página, Tripadvisor no... More
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Tamlangley2014
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Hola Tamora, La edad que se recomienda para realizar el descenso del Sella en canoa es a paritir de los 5 años. Con 6 y 7 años pueden hacerlo. El recorrido se puede elegir entre tres puntos: Toraño 8kms, Llordón 12kms o... More
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