Cantabria Food Technology

Prices from: £245 (Based on 4 Days, 3 Nights)

On a school trip to the northern Spanish region of Cantabria, your group will discover a region bursting with tradition and culture.

Add to this fantastic, traditional cuisine and this region becomes a great school trip destination for Food Technology groups. Some great Food Technology visits include Potes Market, a Tapas Tasting Evening and cooking sessions cooking traditional food such as Churros con Chocolate. In addition, there are some other great attractions in the area including Altamira Caves boasting some of the oldest known cave paintings, and fabulous coastal towns including Commillas, Santander and nearby Bilbao with the famous Guggenheim.

Contact Adaptable Travel today to start organising your next school trip to Spain.

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Destination Pack
To assist you with planning the most relevant and appropriate itinerary for your students, a Leisure & Learning destination pack complete with a full excursion list including curriculum area recommendations will be sent with every quote.

Adaptable Travel tailor-make each and every school trip we organise.  Below is just one example of an itinerary that you may choose to use parts of.  But contact us and our friendly team are ready to help you deliver the perfect school trip to Cantabria.



Fly from the UK to northern Spain and transfer to your accommodation.  Depending upon flight times you may have some free time to explore your local surroundings.

If you do have free time, why not go via the fantastic medieval town of Santillana del Mar and delve straight into the local culture and history. Nearby is the amazing Altamira Caves, with prehistoric cave paintings on display.  Then transfer to your hotel to check in and enjoy an evening meal.



  • After breakfast, take a daytrip to the medieval town of Santillana del Mar and delve straight into the local culture and history.
  • After exploring the town, shops and alleyways, visit the amazing nearby (2km) Altamira Caves, with prehistoric cave paintings on display.
  • Following your visit to the caves, travel to the coastal town of Comillas and beaches.
  • Travel back to your accommodation for your evening meal.



  • After breakfast, today you will visit the amazing city of Santander for free time to explore the city.  You will be able to visit the Magdalena Peninsula, the Royal Palace, the mini-zoo, the boats of Vital Alsar & the Palacio de la Magdalena.
  • In the evening why not enjoy a traditional evening meal consisting of Tapas tasting session.



  • Today you will visit the Parque de Cabarceno, to explore the amazing settings of this nature park and the animals that live here.
  • In the afternoon, visit Potes market to experience locally made food and produce.
  • Transfer back to your hotel and enjoy a cookery class in your hotel, learning how to make traditional Spanish foods.


Day 5

  • After breakfast, check out of accommodation.  You may have some free time subject to flight times.  If this is the case, we recommend visiting Bilbao or the interesting Vizcaya Bridge.
  • Transfer to airport and return flight to UK


Adaptable Travel can tailor make an itinerary around the needs of your group.  Contact Adaptable Travel today to start organising your next school trip

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