Info about Gijón, Principality of Asturias (Spain)

Gijón region is Principality of Asturias, Province of Asturias, with country Spain (ES).

Other names for Gijón are Chichonas, Gigia, Gijon, Gijon/Xixon, Gijón, Gijón/Xixón, Hihono, Khikhon, Kixoi, QIJ, Xixon, Xixón, gyjwn, hihon, hyhwn, khi khxn, khikhoni, khykhn, khykhwn, kikon, xi hong, Ĥiĥono, Хихон, Хіхон, חיחון, خيخون, خیخن, خیخۆن, گیجون, கிகோன், คีคอน, ხიხონი, ヒホン, 希洪, 히혼, latitude is 43.5357300, and longitude -5.6615200.

Gijón has a population of 258.019 inhabitants, this area timezone is Europe/Madrid (Europe/Madrid_cet).

In Gijón you can enjoy activities like surf, sailboats, beaches, aquariums in Spain.


More details about Gijón in Spain (ES)

It is the capital of Gijón. Its official name is Gijón (O).

Gijón has timezone UTC+01:00 (for standard time).

In Gijón there are 258.019 inhabitants, related to 2017 latest census. It’s zip code is 33200, this is why if you want to send anything to your family via post from Gijón this can be done by using 33200 post code as per description above.

Gijón size is 41 sq. kilometers so it is very quiet area ideal solution for people that are searching for relaxing destinations for their base location to sleep, an incredibly quite place without loudness that you find in large metropolis. In this town you can find cheap hotels due to their low hotel rates, and this is why you and your friends may use it as your base to visit all Spain and Gijón near cities.

Its elevation above sea level or meters above mean sea level (MAMSL), is 3 meters. That’s why this city is the perfect destination if you and partner like being near the sea.

Near cities are nice cities like Corvera de Asturias, Llanera, Carreño, Siero, Sariegu, Villaviciosa. As those cities are very close you and your companions could in few time visit those near surroundings to see new places in Spain.

For water lovers while travelling you will be happy to find out that you have the following lakes, rivers or sea in Gijón. Places like Cantabrian Sea must be seen if you want to visit destinations where you can find water.

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Beautiful ancient memorabilia important to visit for people travelling to Gijón are:

    El Molinón-Enrique Castro Quini, Hipódromo de Las Mestas, Palacio de Deportes de Gijón

Gijón things to do and activities: best trip destination for:

  • surf, sailboats, beaches, aquariums.

    Interactive Gijón (Spain) Map and attractions

    Interactive map of Gijón, Principality of Asturias Province of Asturias Spain (ES).