Escuela de Surf Santander
Catedral de la Asunción
Santander's cathedral is composed of two Gothic churches, one above the other. The 14th-century upper church , off which is a...
Iglesia del Santísimo Cristo
In the Iglesia del Santísimo Cristo glass panels reveal excavated bits of Roman Santander under the floor. Displayed nearby are silver...
A welcoming and good-value seafood spot convenient to all transport terminals and the city centre. Go for tapas such as the Santander...
Lonely Planet review
Surfers emerge in force along El Sardinero when the waves are right. Playa de Somo, across the bay, can also be good. Three or four shops on Calle de Cádiz and Calle Méndez Núñez sell boards and wetsuits. The Escuela de Surf Santander is a surf school (€50 for two hours' private tuition) with boards for rent (€6 per hour).