Day trip

From Santander: Gastronomic Tour

Activity provider: EXPLORING CANTABRIA

From Santander: Gastronomic Tour

Activity provider: EXPLORING CANTABRIA

From US$ 119.36 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, German
Pickup optional
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Private or small groups available


  • Take a guided visit to an anchovy factory, a local vineyard, and a sobaos factory
  • Get to know the fishing village of Santoña
  • Discover the Pasiego Valleys and it beautiful mountains
  • Taste a variety of local products, and enjoy lunch in a local restaurant
  • Learn about Cantabrian gastronomy and traditions
Full description
Depart Santander for Santoña at 9:15 AM. This is a small fishing village famous for its anchovy manufacturing industry. Visit the anchovy factory of "Conservas Lavin" and discover how their anchovies are prepared. Enjoy the charming port of this village and the views over its beautiful 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 their wines with a small snack of local products. 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 and mountains. Finally, stop at the largest sobao-pastry factory in the area, "Sobaos Joselín". Visit their museum of “the sobao and the quesada", followed by a guided tasting of their products.
  • 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

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

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    • 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

    Product ID: 329001