This district includes 11 municipalities stretching from the ports to the mountains and offers a host of possibilities, especially for people who like active tourism. The multitude of caves spread around the area - is exceptional. You can also go hiking, with various routes marked out, mountain biking or climbing. The monuments, both civil as well as religious, are extensive, and are spread out in places like Arredondo, Ramales de la Victoria or Limpias. To get to Ramales (65 kilometres from Santander), take the motorway to Bilbao up to Laredo, then take the N-629 southwards, passing through Ampuero.
- Nearest Train: Bus: Turytrans