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Cantabria Vacation Packages

Where to stay in Cantabria

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Top Hotels in Cantabria

Hotel Silken Rio Santander
Hotel Silken Rio Santander
4 out of 5
Avenida Reina Victoria, 153, Santander, Cantabria
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥7,015 per night from May 23 to May 23
4/5Very Good! (282 reviews)
"Recien renovado, habitaciones cpn vistas al mar. Muy bien"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Hotel Silken Rio Santander
Hotel Sercotel Las Rocas
Hotel Sercotel Las Rocas
4 out of 5
Calle Flaviobriga, 1, Castro Urdiales, Cantabria
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The price is ¥9,209 per night from May 20 to May 20
4.4/5Wonderful! (175 reviews)
Good hotel!
"Comfy beds, Clean room. Breakfast and dinner included option available."

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2020

Hotel Sercotel Las Rocas
Gran Hotel Balneario De Puente Viesgo
Gran Hotel Balneario De Puente Viesgo
4 out of 5
C/ Manuel Pérez Mazo, s/n, Puente Viesgo, Cantabria
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥8,372 per night from May 19 to May 19
4.1/5Very Good! (34 reviews)
"The spa was extraordinary. The town was beautiful. If going to the caves, drive ,the walk is too steep."

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2019

Gran Hotel Balneario De Puente Viesgo
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Top things to do in Cantabria

Cantabria Vacation Packages

See some of the world's oldest cave art, trek through vast natural parks and relax at a seaside resort in this diverse region in northern Spain. Cantabria is a fascinating combination of landscapes with deep valleys, mountain ranges, forests, green hills and an unspoiled coastline. Find isolated coves and expansive beaches, hike through natural parks, spot wildlife and study ancient cave art. Inside the coastal towns, investigate ancient buildings and museums.

Santander, the regional capital, is a port city built on hills with a historic center and several beaches. Tour the 13th-century Catedral de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción and wander through the narrow lanes and plazas of the old quarter. Browse exhibits at the Cantabrian Maritime Museum to learn about the city's seafaring traditions. Relax on the soft sands of Los Peligros, near the city center. Among other popular beaches are La Magdalena and El Camello.

Visit other coastal Cantabrian locations close to the capital, including San Vicente de la Barquera and Castro Urdiales, with Gothic architecture, beaches and the remains of a Roman colony. About 22 miles (35 kilometers) west of Santander is the Cave of Altamira in Santillana del Mar. It is known as the Sistine Chapel of cave art for its abundance of Ice Age paintings. See beautiful depictions of bulls, bison and other animals at the nearby museum, which re-creates part of the cave and its artworks. The cave itself is closed to visitors.

Move inland to explore Cantabria's mountains, valleys and forests. Spot wildlife in Cabarceno Natural Park, with more than 100 animal species, some of them endangered. Look for zebras, elephants, tigers, lions, gorillas and hyenas. Take the cable car from Fuente Dé to the top of the Pico Massif in the Picos de Europa National Park, the country’s first natural park. Hike along marked paths through the park’s mountains and valleys. Select from short and long routes for all abilities.

To experience Cantabria’s spectacular natural scenery and cultural attractions, fly into the international airport at Santander and get around by bus, train or rental car.

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