Water activity

Santoña: Anchovy Factory Tour and Boat Trip

4.8 / 5

6 reviews

Activity provider: EXPLORING CANTABRIA

Santoña: Anchovy Factory Tour and Boat Trip

Activity provider: EXPLORING CANTABRIA

From US$ 307.48 per group up to 4

Enjoy a pleasant morning visiting the fishing village of Santoña. You will also have the opportunity to learn about the manufacturing process of the anchovies of Santoña, and to enjoy a boat trip along the bay.

About this activity

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Duration 4.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Italian
Pickup included
We will pick you up in your hotel if it is in Santander city. Please contact us if your hotel is outside the city to see picking up conditions.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit an anchovy factory
  • Enjoy a boat trip along the bay
  • Learn about the history of this fishing village
  • Discover the beautiful marshes of Santoña, Vitoria and Jose
  • Choose between a private or small-group shared tour
Full description
You will leave Santander at 9:00 AM, heading for Santoña, a small fishing village famous for its anchovy manufacturing industry. You will first visit the anchovy factory "Conservas Emilia" where you will learn about the process of anchovy production. Afterwards, enjoy a one hour boat trip along the bay up to the famous lighthouse of "El Caballo". On your way to Santoña, you will drive along the marshes of Santoña, Vitoria and Jose. This natural bay is one of the best places in Cantabria for bird watching, and is listed as a protected natural park. Afterwards, you will take a short and scenic tour by car before starting your trip back to Santander. This is a quiet excursion for all ages, and especially for lovers of seafaring cities.
Includes
  • Professional tour guide
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Transport in minivan
  • Visit to an anchovy factory in Santoña
  • Boat ticket
  • Liability insurance
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 6 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    5/5
  • Safety
    4.5/5
  • Service
    5/5
  • Organization
    5/5

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September 7, 2022

Excellent

Above all the guide, friendly and attentive the excellent exclusion.

July 30, 2019

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