Flavours of Cantábria - Valles Pasiegos

Introduction

Discover  the flavors of the Cantabrian gastronomy: enjoy the anchovies, the aroma of sobaos, the cheese and the quesadas.

Enjoy a visit to a vineyard and discover the authentic landscapes of the Pasiegos Valleys.


   Wednesday    10 hours
Highlights

Visit an anchovy factory, Santoña.



Discover the history of Sobao and the facilities of the largest factory in the region.



Enjoy a tasting on all the visits you make.



Fall in love with the green valleys of the Pasiegos during a drive around the region.

Key details

LANGUAGE

English and Spanish.

MEETING POINT

Hotels in the center of Santander. 

Alternatively, we will pick you up at Calle Castelar.

SCHEDULE

Starting time at 09:15 a.m.

DURATION

10 hours.  

Full description

The tour starts to Santoña, one of the main small fishing ports of Cantabria. Santoña is famous for being the heart of the anchovy industry in Cantabria. We will visit the factory of canned seafood (Conservas Emilia) and discover the process of production of anchovy. 

Our next stop will be in Noja. There we will visit the Vidular winery, where you can stroll through the vineyard and know the process of producing wines with increasing recognition. The visit to the winery ends with a wine and cheese tasting.

In the Pasiegos Valleys we will enjoy lunch. The food will be the menu of the day at a local restaurant. After this stop we will have the opportunity to make a long journey in the Pasiegos Valleys. You will be able to visit the region in which the scenery is simply spectacular!

Finally, we will return to Selaya to visit the largest Quesada and Sobaos factory in the area: Sobaos Joselín. We will visit the new facilities of its factory and the museum "sobao e quesada". To end this visit, we will make a tasting of your products.

After this very complete and varied day, we will return to Santander, where we should arrive around 19:00.

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Included

  • Guide.
  • Private transportation in a minivan.
  • Tastings at each stop
  • Lunch at a local restaurant (Menu of the day).
  • Liability insurance. 
  • Taxes.

Excluded

  • Food and drinks.
  • Gratuities (optional).
  • Other entries.

Cancelation rules

Additional info

Nearest town

Nearest Airport

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