Things to do in cantabria

Attractions and places of interest

Situated on the top of a hill in pretty countryside, the Museum of Altamira is a centre for the preservation, study and dissemination of the Altamira caves and their works of prehistoric...

Attractions and places of interest

A fascinating maritime museum where whales, sharks, galleons and transatlantic liners are all featured. There is a large aquarium with over 700,000 litres of water containing species of...

Attractions and places of interest

This wonderful park is in an old mining site where you'll find, in partial freedom, animals from all over the world. Between trees and cliffs you can admire bears, lions, tigers, wolves...

Attractions and places of interest

The 4km Playa de Ris is a clean family-friendly beach that is great for surfing, canoeing and other watersports. A busy beach covered in fine golden sand, it is well-looked after and...

Attractions and places of interest

The area around Noja and Santoña is important for the conservation of wild birds, with many different species living here permanently or during winter migration. The wetlands and marshes...

Attractions and places of interest

This is considered to be one of the 4 best zoos in Spain with over 2000 animals and 300 species of trees and flowers set in 60,000sqm. There's also a Stone Age park taking visitors back...