Santander
in Cantabria of Cantabria, Spain

How to get there and get around
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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
43.465 and -3.804 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 43° 27' 52" and W -3° 48' 15"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:38 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/Madrid
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:25 am and 9:11 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-41.541 and 175.411 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Rat Hill
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Santander

Santander in Cantabria (Cantabria) with it's 182,700 habitants is a town located in Spain about 211 mi (or 339 km) north of Madrid, the country's capital town.

Time in Santander is now 09:38 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Madrid with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Santander. The closest airport in Spain is Santander Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 4 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Spain is Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), South-West. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Santa Cruz de Bezana, Penagos, Lierganes, Entrambasaguas and Santa Maria de Cayon. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 69 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1024.3 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 41% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

21°C (69 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Broken clouds, fresh breeze.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

20°C (69 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

23°C (73 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Few clouds, fresh breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Eurostars Hotel Real

Address
1,1 mi
Paseo Perez Galdos 28
39005 Santander
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Silken Coliseum

Address
0,2 mi
Plaza Remedios 1
39001 Santander
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Bahia

Address
0,3 mi
Calle Cadiz 22
39002 Santander
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Gran Hotel Victoria

Address
1,3 mi
Calle Maria Luisa Pelayo 38
39005 Santander
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Silken Rio Santander

Address
1,2 mi
Avenida Reina Victoria 153
39005 Santander
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Santemar

Address
1,1 mi
Joaquín Costa, 28
39005 Santander
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 23:59 (lunchbreak: 0:00 - 0:00)
Weekend: closed


Vincci Puertochico

Address
0,6 mi
Castelar, 25
39004 Santander
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hoyuela

Address
1,1 mi
Avda. de los Hoteles 7
39005 Santander
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Cityexpress Santander Parayas

Address
2,3 mi
Calle Abilio Garcia-Baron 1
39011 Santander
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Don Carlos Aparthotel

Address
1,2 mi
Calle Duque de Santo Mauro 20
39005 Santander
Spain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

LAS MEJORES RABAS DE SANTANDER

Published: November 08, 2013
Length: 41:56 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: elcocinerofiel

Más en http://elcocinerofiel.com/ Recorrido por la ciudad de Santander en busca de sus mejores rabas. Puedes seguirme en: Twitter: https://twitter.com/elcocinerofiel Facebook: http://www.facebook....


Imágenes de Santander. Cantabria. España

Published: April 28, 2013
Length: 58:15 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Uno De Santander

Un video para disfrutar del paisaje y la arquitectura de Santander 0:06 - Playa de la Concha y Playa del Camello y Península de la Magdalena 0:10 - Palacio de la Magdalena 0:14 - Jardines...


Touring Northern Spain by Rail - Santander to Casar de Periedo

Published: October 18, 2013
Length: 40:50 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Timsvideochannel1

Part 1 - Take the FEVE meter gauge train between Santander to Casar de Periedo. Enjoy uninterrupted views of the line ahead as we leave the suburbs and industry of Santander behind and head...


Procesiones de Semana Santa en Santander (Cantabria)

Published: April 03, 2015
Length: 34:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ramón Cue

Easter processions in Santander (Cantabria) Processions de Pâques à Santander (Cantabrie) Video dedicado a Superandarina Rutas por Cantabria.


Surf: baño en la playa de El Sardinero en Santander

Published: October 17, 2012
Length: 01:15 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Nacho González

Baño del domingo 14 de octubre el la playa de El Sardinero.


Banco Santander JGA 2014

Published: April 08, 2014
Length: 48:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Paridad En Acción

Junta General de Accionistas del Banco Santander 28/03/2014 Katharina Miller inicia la intervención de la iniciativa Paridad en Acción con las preguntas más relevantes dada la situación...


Manifestación Republicana en Santander 2014

Published: April 14, 2014
Length: 01:14 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Videos Cantabria

El pasado sábado unas 200 personas se manifestaron por las calles de Santander por la proclamación de la tercera república. La manifestación convocada por la JER trascurrió desde desde...


Rebel Bingo Santander

Published: May 01, 2013
Length: 41:37 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Mauri Catulo

https://twitter.com/Mauricatulo5 http://latinmusic-latinmusic.blogspot.com.es/ http://www.youtube.com/user/8maurimaurisk ********************************************************* Vídeo resumen...


Los Bomberos de Santander enseñan sus instalaciones

Published: April 10, 2013
Length: 35:18 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Videos Cantabria

Exhibición de los Bomberos de Santander. Descensos, instalaciones y equipos del parque santanderino. Jornada de puertas abiertas.


Lanzadera de Empleo y Emprendimiento Solidario Santander 2014 #BusLanzadera

Published: October 15, 2014
Length: 10:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Lanzadera Santander

El equipo de profesionales que formamos la Lanzadera de Empleo y Emprendimiento Solidario hemos sido seleccionados por el Servicio Cántabro de Empleo de entre un gran número de personas ...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Campos de Sport de El Sardinero

Campos de Sport de El Sardinero ("El Sardinero Sport Fields"), is a multi-purpose stadium in Santander, Spain. It is currently used mostly for football matches, holding 22,222 people. Built in 1988, it is the home ground for La Liga club Racing de Santander. It replaced the old Estadio El Sardinero.

Located at 43.4764, -3.79333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Spain, Racing de Santander, Multi-purpose stadiums in Spain, Sports venues in Cantabria

Palacio de Deportes de Santander

Palacio de Deportes de Santander is an arena in Santander, Cantabria, Spain. It is primarily used for basketball and handball. The arena has 6,000 seats.

Located at 43.4756, -3.79593 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indoor arenas in Spain, Buildings and structures in Cantabria, Basketball venues in Spain, Handball venues, Visitor attractions in Cantabria

University of Cantabria

University of Cantabria (UC), in Spanish Universidad de Cantabria, is a public university located in Santander and Torrelavega in Cantabria, Spain. It was founded in 1972 and is organized in 12 schools and colleges. It was selected as Campus of International Excellence by the Government of Spain in 2009. The UC is part, as a founding member, of the Group 9 of Spanish Universities (G9), created in 1997 with the aim of promoting collaboration between academic institutions.

Located at 43.473, -3.801 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Cantabrian culture, Educational institutions established in 1972, Public universities, University of Cantabria, Universities and colleges in Spain

Santander Airport

Santander Airport (Parayas) is an international airport near Santander, Spain and the only airport in Cantabria. In 2011 the airport handled 1,116,398 passengers and 17,070 flights, far more than in 1995 when it handled only 180,000 passengers. The airport has been extended and refurbished in the last couple of years. It has 8 check-in desks, 3 baggage carousels and 5 boarding gates.

Located at 43.4269, -3.82 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Cantabria

Bay of Santander

The Bay of Santander is both a comarca of Cantabria and the largest estuary on the North coast of Spain, with an extension of 22.42 km² 9 km long and 5 km wide. Due to the influence of Santander and its metropolitan area, nearly half of the population of the region is gathered around it, which makes the anthropic pressure on this area of water quite notable. The entrance to the Bay is lined by the Sardinero beaches, where the Isle of Mouro with its lighthouse can be found.

Located at 43.4667, -3.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Comarcas of Cantabria, Bays of Spain, Green Spain, Santander, Cantabria

Cave of El Castillo

The Cueva de El Castillo, or the Cave of the Castle, is an archaeological site within the complex of the Caves of Monte Castillo, and is located in Puente Viesgo, in the province of Cantabria, Spain. This cave was discovered in 1903 by Hermilio Alcalde del Río, the Spanish archaeologist, who was one of the pioneers in the study of the earliest cave paintings of Cantabria. The entrance to the cave was smaller in the past, but it has been enlarged as a result of archeological excavations.

Located at 43.2923, -3.9655 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Caves of Cantabria, Show caves in Spain, Caves containing pictograms in Spain, Art of the Upper Paleolithic

Marqués de Valdecilla University Hospital

The Marqués de Valdecilla University Hospital, mainly known as Valdecilla is a general hospital located in the city of Santander, Cantabria, in Spain.

Located at 43.4564, -3.82972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Hospitals in Spain, Hospitals established in 1929, Buildings and structures in Cantabria, University of Cantabria

Spanish battleship Alfonso XIII

Alfonso XIII was an España-class dreadnought battleship of the Spanish Navy which served in the Spanish fleet from 1915 to 1937. Named after King Alfonso XIII of Spain, she was renamed España in 1931 after the King was exiled following the proclamation of the Second Spanish Republic. The new name was the namesake of her earlier sister ship, the España that served in the Spanish fleet from 1913 to 1923.

Located at 43.5239, -3.67889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Military units and formations of the Spanish Civil War, Shipwrecks of the Biscay coast, 1913 ships, España-class battleships, Ships built in Spain, Maritime incidents in 1937, Ships sunk by mines, Shipwrecks of the Spanish Civil War, Spanish Republican Navy

Palacio de la Magdalena

The Palacio de la Magdalena (Spanish for Magdalena Palace) is an early 20th-century palace located on the Magdalena Peninsula of the city of Santander, Cantabria, Spain.

Located at 43.4692, -3.76611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Palaces in Spain, Buildings and structures in Cantabria, Visitor attractions in Cantabria

Magdalena Peninsula

The Magdalena Peninsula is a 69 acre (28 hectare) peninsula located near the entrance to the Bay of Santander in the city of Santander, Cantabria along the north coast of Spain. The peninsula is a popular recreational destination for both tourists and locals. The historic Palacio de la Magdalena is located on the peninsula, which along with its surrounding gardens, is designated as a cultural heritage site.

Located at 43.4692, -3.76611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Peninsulas of Spain

Sardinero

Sardinero is a popular beach located in the Spanish city of Santander, Cantabria. Sardinero is actually two beaches, divided by the gardens of Piquio about one-quarter the way along its length, stretching from the Magdalena Peninsula to Mataleñas; two further adjacent beaches are also sometimes included.

Located at 43.4742, -3.7875 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Beaches of Spain, Geography of Cantabria, Visitor attractions in Cantabria

Central Library of Cantabria

Cantabria Central Library (Spanish: Biblioteca Central de Cantabria) is a library located in the city of Santander, in Cantabria, Spain. It was known as the State Public Library of the city of Santander, although on March 23, 1999 it was declared by decree as the Cantabria Central Library of Cantabria.

Located at 43.4544, -3.8141 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Cantabria, Education in Cantabria, Libraries in Spain, 1839 establishments in Spain, Transport infrastructure completed in 1900

Santander Cathedral

Santander Cathedral (Spanish: Catedral de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción de Santander, or "Cathedral of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary of Santander") is located in the Spanish city of Santander. Its structure is mainly Gothic, although it has been extended and renovated in later times.

Located at 43.4606, -3.8075 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Santander, Cantabria, Cathedrals in Spain, Buildings and structures in Cantabria, Gothic architecture in Spain, 13th-century architecture, Visitor attractions in Cantabria

Gran Casino del Sardinero

The Gran Casino del Sardinero is a leading gambling casino in the city of Santander in the autonomous community of Cantabria. It is in the Plaza de Italia in El Sardinero.

Located at 43.4717, -3.78278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Casinos completed in 1916, Buildings and structures in Cantabria, Casinos in Spain, Santander, Cantabria, Visitor attractions in Cantabria

Cabarceno Natural Park

The natural park is located in Cabárceno, Pisueña Valley 15 kilometres from Santander, located in a former iron mine removal in the town of Cabárceno Township Penagos. The park belongs to Cantur, a public company to promote tourism under the Government of Cantabria. Cabárceno park develops two roles: one related to the conservation of endangered species and the other one related to environmental education.

Located at 43.35, -3.85222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Zoos in Spain, Natural parks of Cantabria, Buildings and structures in Cantabria, Visitor attractions in Cantabria, Nature centers

Guarnizo

Guarnizo is a village in the municipality of El Astillero (Real Astillero de Guarnizo) in Cantabria, Spain. According to the INE it had a population of 4,463 in 2010.

Located at 43.4, -3.83333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Cantabria

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Santander.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Santander.

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Santander.

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Mike Tramp Santander
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25 Oct
2019

León Benavente Santander
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03 Nov
2019

Lizz Wright Santander
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08 Nov
2019

Natos Y Waor Santander
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16 Nov
2019

MIND DRILLER
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22 Nov
2019

Arnau Griso Santander
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20 Dec
2019

Ara Malikian En Santander - The Incredible World Tour Of Violin
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12 Feb
2020

Corteo - Cirque Du Soleil
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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