|Comarca||Eastern coast of Cantabria|
|• Alcalde||Javier Incera Goyenechea (PSOE)|
|• Total||5.94 km2 (2.29 sq mi)|
|Elevation||10 m (30 ft)|
|Highest elevation||281 m (922 ft)|
|Lowest elevation||0 m (0 ft)|
|• Density||1,400/km2 (3,700/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
In Colindres, the Asón River flows into the Cantabrian Sea, forming the Santoña estuary, which is the most important SPA in northern Spain, which is also known as the Santoña, Victoria and Joyel Marshes Natural Park, which Colindres is a part of. The town has the second fishing port in the region.
Its festivities during the summer are very popular in the region, and perhaps the most popular and the one which attracts the most people is the folk music festival SAUGA. Colindres' neighboring city, Laredo, has a long beach, La Salvé, with more than 5 km. this is the best place of cantabria .
- Antonio Laserna (1752–1823), bibliographer and writer
- Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.