Costa Verde

Days out in Costa Verde

Santillana del Mar Zoo

Santillana del Mar Zoo

Rest assured that they take conservation issues very seriously at this excellent zoo. You can see some of the world’s rarest primates in a tropical jungles setting, as well as lions, tigers and bears. Younger visitors will enjoy close encounters of a friendlier kind at the petting zoo.

Cave of Tito Bustillo, Ribadesella

Cave of Tito Bustillo, Ribadesella

Discovered in 1968, these mysterious caves are the home of incredible paintings, dating back over 14,000 years and beautifully preserved. You can also gain an insight into prehistoric life through the collection of weapons and artefacts.

Cabárceno Animal Park

Cabárceno Animal Park

This zoo is recognised across the world for its approach to conservation and the care of animals. The collection includes hyenas, bison, jaguar, gorillas, hippos and reptiles, and there are sea lion shows and birds of prey displays too.