Day trip

From Santander: Flavours of Cantabria Gastronomic Tour

Activity provider: EXPLORING CANTABRIA

From Santander: Flavours of Cantabria Gastronomic Tour

Activity provider: EXPLORING CANTABRIA

From US$ 92.04 per person

Enjoy this relaxed day tasting and learning about the famous anchovies of Santoña, the sobaos pastry of Joselin, and the excellent white wine of Cantabria. Discover the fishing village of Santoña and the amazing Pasiego Valleys.

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Duration 9.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Italian
Pickup optional
Pickup at your hotel in Santander. Should you be accommodated outside the city, please contact the local partner to agree on a meeting point.
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Take a guided visit to an anchovy factory, a local vineyard, and a sobaos factory
  • Discover Santoña and the Pasiego Valleys
  • Taste a variety of local products, and enjoy lunch in a local restaurant
Full description
Depart Santander for Santoña at 9:15 AM. This is a small fishing village famous for its anchovy manufacture industry. Visit the anchovy factory of "Conservas Emilia" and discover how their anchovies are prepared. Enjoy the charming streets this beautiful village and the surrounding bay. Next stop at the vineyard of "Bodegas Vidular". Enjoy a relaxing walk along their vineyard while you learn how they produce their white wine. After the tour, taste some of the produce while enjoying the scenic views. Enjoy lunch in a local restaurant in the Pasiego Valleys. Continue towards the viewpoint known as "Mirador de la Braguia" for fantastic views over the valleys. Finally, stop at the largest sobaos factory in the area, "Sobaos Joselín". Visit their museum of “the sobao and the quesada", the local pastries of the region, followed by a guided tasting of their products. Begin the trip back to Santander, arriving at 6:45 PM.
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off in Santander
  • Private transport in a minivan
  • English-speaking guide
  • Guided visit to anchovy factory
  • Guided vineyard visit
  • Guided soboas factory visit
  • Tastings
  • Lunch in a local restaurant
  • Civil insurance and taxes
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    Please be at the meeting point at least 10 minutes prior departure time

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Know before you go

    • The visit to the vineyard may be changed for a visit to a local spirit factory during the winter season
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    June 29, 2022

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