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Peninsula of Magdalena

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lovely grounds and house

great place to walk around and the tour of the house was good. It was in Spanish and didn't... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Castleknock, Ireland
Stunning scenery

A beautiful walk and stunning scenery around the peninsula with the magnificent Palacio on the top... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2019
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“lovely walk”(21 reviews)
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Santander, Spain
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All reviews sea lions lovely walk tourist train mini zoo stunning scenery beautiful park royal palace both sides photo opportunities few hours town centre enjoy the view sunny day great place to visit very nice place couple of hours sea front
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great place to walk around and the tour of the house was good. It was in Spanish and didn't understand a word but was great to get to see inside the building for a few euro

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kevinocallaghan
Reviewed February 27, 2019

A beautiful walk and stunning scenery around the peninsula with the magnificent Palacio on the top. Free parking

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ali98
Reviewed February 26, 2019

Impressive peninsula to walk, stop, enjoy the view, perfect to read, incredible view from any corner, lots of spots to have a picnic or a drink. Perfect to go alone and relax, to go with your couple, with friends, with family with kids, there are...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank AAS5803
Reviewed February 19, 2019 via mobile

Fantastic views, walks and sealife. Spent a few hours here and was very surprised to find it was free. Well maintained park, beautiful views and scenery.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 156deborah
Reviewed January 31, 2019

Peninsula of Magdalena is a nice place to visit. Guided tour inside the palace is recommended and worth the money. Explanations only in Spanish.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Zugersee53
Reviewed January 6, 2019

We have visited this place right before New Year 2019 and we have enjoyed very much it. There is a touristic train, but we have chosen to walk. The whole place is neat and well maintained. The views from various locations of peninsula are really...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank alfilip52
Reviewed January 3, 2019

Nice walk along park like peninsula with sea on both sides. Sea lions and penguins in a sea pool. Great place for a picnic.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mariatoppah
Reviewed December 17, 2018

Stunning location for a short hike. Great views of the bay and the coastline. There are even some seals and penguins in some beautiful enclosures....it's like a free zoo!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank R8der
Reviewed November 11, 2018

very lovely ..enjoyed the walk and being able to sit on the many seats provided made it very comfortable as i am disabled

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank margaret-oxon
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

We parked for free by one of the beautiful beaches and took a long stroll along the shoreline to the Peninsula of Magdalena. Lovely park with lots to do and see. Seals and penguins, replica boats, and the Palacio. All this and no admission charge....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Colleen M
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June 1, 2018|
Response from 191keithw | Reviewed this property |
If you head for Avenida Reina de la victoria 109 - 111 the peninsular is opposite There is easy parking and it an amazing place to visit It’s less than 15 minutes walk from Sanatander Enjoy
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Response from Maureen C | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but the paths are wide enough. There is a bike hire outside so my feeling would be yes. I think it would be nice to cycle around it.