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Cueva Covalanas (Ramales de la Victoria)
Ranked #1 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Caverns/ Caves
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Playa de Langre (Santander)
Ranked #2 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Beaches
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Cave of El Castillo (Puente Viesgo)
Ranked #3 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Caverns/ Caves
Owner description: The Cave of El Castillo contains a sequence of preserved cave art dating back from the Lower Paleolithic Era (about 120,000... more » Owner description: The Cave of El Castillo contains a sequence of preserved cave art dating back from the Lower Paleolithic Era (about 120,000 years ago) to the Bronze Age (about 6,000 years ago). « less
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Playa de El Puntal (Santander)
Ranked #4 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #5 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: National Parks

La Magdalena Peninsula At the entrance of the bay of Santander, there is a small peninsula that is called La Magdalena. It has a beach and a park that is opened to the public, and... more »

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Ranked #6 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Beaches; Civic Centers; Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #7 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
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Playa De Berria (Santona)
Ranked #8 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
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Ranked #9 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Ranked #10 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Caverns/ Caves
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Ranked #11 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: History Museums

MUPAC, Museo de Prehistoria y Arqueología changed its location and attitude in 2013 and is now in a fantastic new modern location under the Mercado del Este (Calle Hernán Cortés... more »

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La Salve (Laredo)
Ranked #12 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
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Ranked #13 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings
Owner description: The hermitage, which only opens for mass and for the annual celebrations, is a very simple building that was constructed in... more » Owner description: The hermitage, which only opens for mass and for the annual celebrations, is a very simple building that was constructed in the 17th century to house the statue of Nuestra Señora del Mar (Our Lady of the Sea), Santander's much-loved patron saint. « less
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Ranked #14 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Parks
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Ranked #15 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Beaches
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Jardines de Piquio (Santander)
Ranked #16 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Gardens
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Playa de Matalenas (Santander)
Ranked #17 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Beaches
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Plaza Mayor de Ramon y Pelayo (Santillana del Mar)
Ranked #18 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Neighborhoods
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Ranked #19 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals

Collegiate Church of Santillana del Mar The Collegiate Church is located at the Plaza del Abad Francisco Navarro s/n. The first church constructed on this site dates to 870 and... more »

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Iglesia de Santa Maria de Lebena (Cillorigo de Liebana)
Ranked #20 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
  • Architectural gem 08/10/2014
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #21 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
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Ranked #22 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
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Ranked #23 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Architectural Buildings

  Capricho de Gaudi    Address: Barrio Sobrellano, s/n, 39520 Comillas, Cantabria   Tel: 942-720-365   The building was ordered by Maximo Diaz, related to the wife of the Marques... more »

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Ferreria de Cades (Herrerias)
Ranked #24 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #25 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Architectural Buildings

The Universidad Pontificia sits on top of the La Cardosa Hill. This was where Antonio Lopez, the Marques de Comillas, wanted to train and educate young priests from poor families... more »

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Puerto Chico (Santander)
Ranked #26 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Marinas
Owner description: Puerto Chico (Little Harbor) is the very core of Santander, from earlier times when it was the home of the city's fishing... more » Owner description: Puerto Chico (Little Harbor) is the very core of Santander, from earlier times when it was the home of the city's fishing fleet. Pleasure craft moor here today and it offers splendid views of the bay and access to the Palacio de Festivales de Cantabria. « less
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Ranked #27 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Parks; Lighthouses; Geologic Formations

The Cabo Mayor (Main Peninsular) is to the west of Santander, past the golf club on the Cabo Menor (Minor Peninsular)  It is essentially a lighthouse and the peninsular beyond... more »

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Monte Buciero (Santona)
Ranked #28 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
  • Must visit 09/23/2014
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Playa de Oyambre (San Vicente de la Barquera)
Ranked #29 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
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Ranked #30 of 168 attractions in Cantabria
Category: Religious Sites
This 17th-century monastery contains what is reputed to be a splinter from Christ's cross.
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