City Sightseeing Santander Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

City Sightseeing Santander Hop-On Hop-Off Tour


Duration: 2 days ( approx. )

Lying in the heart of northern Spain’s Cantabria region, the old port city of Santander has long been a favourite vacation spot for Madrileños who head there to escape the central Spanish summer heat, lounge on the beaches and admire the sights! Begin this amazing tour on City Sightseeing Santander's double-decker open-top bus at the Cathedral, located in the heart of the city. This 12th century gothic-style architecture is one of the city's most impressive - so have your camera's at the ready! Discover Santander's historic side at the Maritimo Museum, Stop 4, which boasts many collections relaying the city's heritage and the history of the Cantabrian Sea.Hop back on the tour and admire panoramic views of more wonderful Santander attractions, such as Gran Casino near El Sardinero beach and Magdalena Palace, the summer home of King Alfonso XIII. Swing past El Planetario, the city’s planetarium, or perhaps hop off at Cantabrian Maritime Museum to learn about the region’s maritime history. Passengers can break-up their day of touring by hopping off at the beautiful Playa del Sardinero - one of Santander's most popular beaches. Surround yourself with sea and sand and when you're ready, hop-back onto City Sightseeing Santander to continue your exploration! As the tour passes through Matalenas Beach, passengers will experience the most amazing panoramic views from our open-top deck of the many cliffs that surround this breath-taking beach. You can also hop-off here to visit one of the many cafes and restaurants, where you can enjoy traditional Spanish cuisine and sangria!With your ticket, you can remain on the bus for an entire loop (roughly 40 minutes) as you listen to the informative audio commentary available in several languages, or, you can hop on and off at any of the ten stops around the city to explore Santanders countless delights! The stops along this route include: 1. Cathedral2. Pasea Pereda3. Puerto Chico4. Museo Maritimo5. Palacio Festivales y Planetario 6. Palacio de la Magdalena7. Playa del Sardinero8. Parque de Matalenas9. Parque de las Llamas10. Estacion Martima