In this fly & drive you will get the opportunity to discover the Andalusian gastronomy, during 1 week
Day 1 & 2: Arrival Day – PIZARRA, MALAGA
Trip to Pizarra (30 minutes from the airport)
You will be staying in a rural hotel with elegant rooms. Relax at the swimming pool and organize your trip with our local staff. A visit to the Chorro near Alora is a must. Enjoy a carriage ride through the nature, visit a bull farm or make a nice hiking trip along the river. Wine and dine in our excellent restaurant and tapas bar. On the second day, we have prepared a cooking class for you where our chef will show how to prepare the typical Spanish Paella. After we will have all have lunch together and eat our own made Paella!
Day 3 & 4: PUERTO SANTA MARÍA
Trip to Puerto Santa María (2,5 hours)
Your hotel is set in an 18th-century monastery and is in the centre of El Puerto de Santa Maria. The rooms are modern and stylish.
El Puerto de Santa Maria is a leisure area par excellence, located just 10 minutes from the beach in the famous region Andalusia. A fishing port, which is part of the wine route. Good beaches, famous sherry bodegas and delicious seafood make this place worth a visit. On the second day, you will visit a typical wine cellar in Jerez (about 20 minutes’ drive from the El Puerto de Santa Maria). You will learn everything about the typical old sherry wine and will taste 3 sherry wines and 2 brandies. For the evening, we have prepared a special sea food dinner in a typical local restaurant very close to your hotel.
DAY 5 & 6: SEVILLA
Trip to Seville (2h)
Your hotel is a restored mansion. It is situated around a beautiful traditional Andalusian garden and in walking distance of the cathedral.
Seville is the capital of Andalusia: there is a lot to see and discover. An absolute must: the cathedral with the tomb of Cristobal Colón and the Real Alcazar (royal palace) with the magnificent gardens. Enjoy a carriage ride through the Maria Luisa Park with the pavilions of expo 1929, Plaza de España and Plaza de Americas. A good flamenco show is an absolute must. We have prepared an excursion for you to a ham fabric near Aracena, this is about 1 hour drive from Seville. First you will see the pigs; how they live in the nature just beside the fabric. You will see what they eat and the difference between the pigs. Then you will directly see the process of curing the ham and taste the different hams. You will have dinner in one of the most typical tapas “restaurants” in the centre of Seville.
Day 7 & 8: ZUHEROS
Trip to Zuheros (1h45)
You will be staying in a rural, Andalusian style hotel surrounded by olive groves.
Zuheros is one of the mountain villages which has kept her old charm, conserving the architecture of the white houses. Enjoy the wonderful panoramic views, discover the amazing cave “Cueva de los Murciélagos’’ and have a walk following the scenic rail tray (Vía Verde de la Subbética), enjoying this precious nature. We have prepared a visit for you to a typical ancient olive oil mill, where you will learn how they produced the olive oil in ancient times and how the process is today. Afterwards you will taste some different types of olive oils. Your trip will end with an excellent dinner in your hotel with a very romantic atmosphere.
Double room as from:
€611 per person
Price per person includes:
- 8 nights lodging with breakfast
- Information package (city plans, tourist info & interesting tips, good restaurants, how to find the hotels etc.). This package will be delivered at the 1st hotel.
- A cooking class: how to make Paella, which you will have as lunch
- A visit to the sherry wine cellar in Jerez: Bodegas Tradition with wine tasting
- A sea food lunch at the restaurant Romerijo in El Puerto de Santa Maria
- A visit to a ham fabric
- Tapas dinner in Hosteria del Laurel in Seville
- A visit to an authentic olive oil fabric with olive oil tasting near Montilla (Cordoba)
- Dinner at the hotel in Zuheros
* Some hotels might change according to availability
** With a view to the Fair of Jerez and Moto championship we will do the fly and drive in the opposite order or change the nights in Puerto Sta. María in 1 more night in Seville and 1 more in Pizarra.