Top things to do

Beach in Santoña

Playa de Berria

Head 2.5km north along the CA141 to Playa de Berria, a magnificent sweep of blonde sand and crashing surf on the open sea, linked to Santoña by frequent buses (€1.45, five minutes).
Fortress in Santoña

Fuerte de San Martín

Santoña is dominated by two fortresses, the most accessible of which is the imposing, horseshoe-shaped Fuerte de San Martín, built in the early 17th century but much remodelled since. It’s at the eastern end of the …