Northern Route stage 14 A: Santander - Santillana del Mar


This stage passes through...

Santander, Santa Cruz de Bezana, Boo de Pielagos, Arce, Oruña, Mogro, Miengo, Cudón, Requejada, Hinojedo, Ongayo, Puente Avíos, Camplengo, Santillana del Mar

Outstanding destinations


Route belonging to:
The Way of Saint James

Name of route:
Northern Route

43,00 km

Mode of transport
  • 9,00. Horseback

  • 6,00. Bicycle

  • 7,00. Walking

Main difficulties
To go round the Pas estuary requires walking 8 kilometres until Puente Arce. There is an optional train between Boo de Piélagos to Mogro.

Flora, fauna and crops
The local vegetation consists mainly of eucalyptus, and there are several different species of birds of prey among the fauna.

Craft products
Leather, suede, ceramics and wood.

Gastronomic products, cakes and pastries
Pastries, cakes and dairy products.