Museo Marítimo del Cantábrico
Playa del Puntal
A finger of sand jutting out across the bay toward Santander, roughly opposite the Península de la Magdalena, El Puntal is idyllic on...
Escuela de Surf Sardinero
This well-organised surf school and shop, perfectly placed in the middle of Playa del Sardinero, offers classes in Spanish, English and...
Playa del Sardinero
Surfers emerge in force along Sardinero when the waves are right, mainly in autumn and winter, when they can reach 1.5m. Sardinero is...
For post-pub clubbing (around 3.30am or 4am), this inner-city house hang-out attracts a boisterous and fairly young crowd.
Probably the best restaurant in town, Serbal is an elegantly understated place beneath a brick apartment block. It offers imaginative...
Calle de San Martín de Bajamar · interesting places nearby
Museo Marítimo del Cantábrico information
If seafaring is your thing, visit the maritime museum 800m east of the Puerto Chico marina. The four floors cover all facets of Cantabria's relationship with the sea, and include an aquarium. With its fine ship models, the maritime history section is perhaps the most interesting. The 60-tonne whale skeleton is a star attraction.