Cantabria coastal walking tour

Cantabria coastal walking tour – Liencres – Santander – Langre – Liérganes – Self-guided walking holiday – Luggage transport – Cozy Hotels
Come to green Spain in our self-guided Cantabria coastal walking tourWalk the coast & valleys and relax in charming hotels we have hand-picked for you! Forget carrying bags – we take care of it! Find out more about the great unknown region in Spain – Cantabria. A complete week with sights & visits on your own and sublime gastronomy. A tour that will open your appetite for green Spain! (8 days/7 nights).

I had never even imagined Cantabria being that beautiful… The green, the fresh Cantabrian sea, the northern Spanish food…Mrs. E-M. Raupach 2013

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Itinerary highlights
Cantabria is part of green Spain and this region is nothing like you have seen in Spain before. We have prepared a coastal walk by rocks and cliffs that will remind you of Cornwall and along golden sand beaches where you won´t have any problem finding your spot for a swim in the Cantabrian sea. You will also get the opportunity to explore Santander, one of the most beautiful cities on the northern Spanish coast as well as little charming inland village of Liérganes. Small family owned hotels as well as a 4**** spa and excellent northern Spanish gastronomy await you on this week long self-guided walk.


Day 1

Transfer with taxi to beach village of Liencres. Dinner on your own and enjoy the fresh evening by the Cantabrian sea.

Day 2

Beautiful mountain walk around Liencres to get the best view of the week-long program. Also a great way to get a little view of Spanish 20th century history with the ruins from the civil war defending nests on the Picota mountain. See video


Day 3

Linear walk following the Costa Quebrada “The broken coast” all the way to Santander. You will walk by hide out pirate bays and green meadows on your way to the capital of Cantabria.


Day 4

Enjoy the day in the capital with a historical city walk and market visit! During the rest of the day just relax and enjoy the beach & several good lunch and dinner options.

Circuit city walk Santander – Magdalena península – Alto Miranda – Canalejas – Peña Herbosa – Pombo – Porticada – Esperanza market– Ayuntamiento – Cathedral – Jardines de Pereda – Paseo Pereda – Puerto Chico – Castelar- Reina Victoria

aprox 13km no climb

Day 5

From the city center and with the little Regina ferry to the other side of the beautiful bay to Somo and the rest of the beautiful and dramatic coastal and beach walk. Dinner at the hotel in the evening.


Day 6

Enjoy the beach in the morning before you continue inland and set for the little town of Solares where you relax at the traditional and luxurious spahotel Balneario de Solares. In the afternoon and evening you may take a stroll up to the beautiful gardens of the Finca del Marques de Valdecilla.


Day 7

From Solares we take you through and old mining area and  later you move on to the Pasiego valley of Miera and the beautiful village of Liérganes and the end of your Cantabrian adventures. Local specialties dinner.


Day 8

River and village walk Liérganes 3-4km

Taxi transfer to airport

Getting here & transfers


Ryanair operates to Santander  airport from several European cities. From UK there are weekly ferries to Bilbao and Santander. Ask us for the best option!


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All scheduled taxi transfers in Spain included as well as luggage transfer between hotels.
Hotels & meals
Some pictures from our selected hotels on this tour!


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Small family owned hotels, a 4**** spa, as well as a nice Santander hotel gives you plenty of time to relax and rest between walks.



On this tour you will enjoy solid buffet breakfasts with bread, cereals, juice, coffe & tea, ham, eggs, cheese as well as local sweets to get ready for a day of walking. Some dinner. Some  dinners are included during the week. These are places that are worth trying and give you a tasteful memory to bring back home. We will also recommend you where to have dinner in the travel documents you recieve upon arrival.



Activities on this tour

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Walking Level: Easy         Shortest/longest walk 7 km/14 km
Maximum climb 400m     Maximum descent 400m


By the coast, in the mountains or in charming villages, our leisure walks to explore Cantabria are always suited for all ages. As we have prepared written detailed itineraries and maps, you will be able to complete each route at your own pace. And if you still need an extra challenge we can provide you with some alternative extra kilometers to complete the physical activity of each day.


Recommended walking accesories : Walking poles, gore tex walking shoes/ low ancle boots, light ruck-sack for daily necessities.
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See the areas we explore on this tour!

What´s included?

7 nights double room at selected Hotel 3*** or equivalent

7 breakfasts

2 dinners 3 course with wine

Taxi transfer Santander airport – Liencres & Lierganes- Santander airport

Luggage transport

24h local emergency assistance

Walking routes itineraries and maps

Travel documentation and useful information

Pricing & general Conditions

From 695,00€

(210,00€ single room additional fee)

Flight and means of transportation to Spain excluded

Cancellations, Amendments and Refunds Bonito Norte Viajes


Cancellation due to severe sickness, illness, death of close family or catastrophic events at home such as fire, flooding or else: Total refund of the whole Price.

Cancellation due to other reasons

Cancellations up to 7 days tour starting date, 75% refund

Cancellation from 6 days to 48 hours prior to tour start date, 50% refund

Cancellation of tour start date prior to 48h, non-refundable

Tour dates

Available on request


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Santander – Video Santander – Video   Taste it – Cantabrian recepies Taste it – Cantabrian recepiesCantabria basics Cantabria basics By the sea – Video By the sea – VideoVideo Silent Pasiego Valleys Video Silent Pasiego Valleys

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