Paddling through the bay of Santander: Kayak tour on the Costa de Cantabria

The kayak tour in Santander shows you the splendid Costa de Cantabria from the water. Paddle along the coast and discover its beauty and diversity. A guide accompanies the tour, so that even beginners can take part without any problems and enjoy the trip without worries.

  • Tour / activity duration: ~2 hours
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Transfer: no, not included
  • The best insider tips
  • English-speaking service
  • Hassle-free booking change or cancellation
  • Usually cheaper than at site

Explore the bay of Santander by kayaking

The 2-hour kayak tour in Santander takes you in small kayaks through the bay of the same name. Enjoy the sporty and at the same time funny water activity at Spain's east coast.

Price overview

  • Kayak tour in Santander / Costa Cantabria – per person (8+ years) 30.-€
Water fun while kayaking in Santander

Booking option: Active Water Fun: kayak tour in Santander

The kayak tour in Santander starts after a short briefing and you will explore the Costa de Cantabria by paddling. The experienced instructor will guide you in double or single kayaks to the most beautiful parts of the bay of Santander, past a lighthouse, rugged rock formations, long white sandy beaches, small sailing boats and yachts.


  • Duration: ~ 2 hours
  • Hours: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Days: daily
  • Months: July - August
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Difficulty level: easy
  • Pick-up not included
  • Starting points: Santander


  • Life jacket, wetsuit (if needed), professional guide, introduction, insurance
  • Kayak, paddle, video
Important information


  • Ability to swim
  • Minimum age 8 years
  • Children only in company of an adult and with permission of the parents!
  • Children from 8 years in a double kayak with one adult, from 14 years a single kayak is possible.
  • The tours depend on the weather conditions!

Please bring

Swimwear, towel, sun blocker, hat, drinks, water

Detailed description

Kayak tour in Santander – paddle along the beautiful Costa de Cantabria

A kayak tour along Santander's beautiful coastline is certainly a highlight if you want to be active on holiday in the water while enjoying breathtaking views of the coastal landscape. The Costa de Cantabria impresses with green, rocky and sandy parts that contribute to the special charm of the region. The paddle tour is ideal if you have never kayaked before. The main thing is that you can swim, everything else will be explained to you by an experienced guide who will brief you at the beginning of the trip. You start at the beautiful Playa de los Peligros and paddle in single or double kayaks through the bay of Santander. The kayak tour takes you along the picturesque coastline, which you can explore extensively when paddling, while the clear sea air blows around your nose.

The kayak trip in Cantabria takes you past stately buildings surrounded by magnificent gardens. You will pass high cliffs with a lighthouse enthroned on them and see the endless white sandy beaches that stretch out in front of you. Your guide knows the area like no other and will show you hidden places you can only see from the water. Let yourself be enchanted by the region and the kayak water sports and paddle comfortably through the beautiful bay of Santander. Together in a group it is a lot of fun. The guide will record the water adventure for you with the camera, so that a video will remind you of this excursion for a long time to come.

Especially for families with children the kayak tour in Santander is an unforgettable experience. Children from the age of 8 can go kayaking with one parent in a two-person kayak and the older children from the age of 14 can even paddle in a single kayak. There is nothing better for children than water activities. Paddling in the gentle waves of the sea and drifting in the Spanish sun – simply great! But even if you spend your holiday with friends on the Costa de Cantabria, the kayak tour in Santander will provide a lot of fun and variety!


Valid on the reserved day or for 12 months after date of purchase if no date has been selected. You will receive the tour operator's details with the purchased ticket. Attention: reservation is required! The reservation can be made through sunbonoo as part of the booking process or later by contacting the tour operator directly via phone or email.

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