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  2. Cantabria
  3. Santander
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Santoña: Anchovy Factory Tour and Boat Trip

Product ID: 192252
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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
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English

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.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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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
Full description
You will leave Santander at 9:00am, 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
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
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EXPLORING CANTABRIA

Product ID: 192252