Spain - Catalonia · May 27- June 4, 2017
May 27- June 4, 2017
The food traditions of the Catalonia region of Spain are well worth traveling to enjoy firsthand. It is known for its fresh fish, oysters and mussels, artisan olive oils and wines, rice dishes such as paella, hazelnuts, and much more. All this in the midst of postcard-worthy views, from the unique architecture to the sparkling Mediterranean Sea and the breathtaking Pyrenees Mountains. This trip is sure to captivate all your senses and should not be missed.
We keep the group small. Up to 14 guests traveling with two experienced hosts.
The trip is designed for experienced travelers with a passion for learning about and enjoying great food and wine.
Our guests are adults of all ages who enjoy traveling with a small group. They like walking, and are able to walk on uneven ground and up and down hills.
What Is Included?
Behind-the-scenes visits to artisanal producers of local foods and wines
Hands-on cooking lessons and demonstrations with local chefs
Once in a lifetime experiences with beekeepers, rice millers and hazelnut farmers and a world renowned Priorat wine maker
Tastings at prestigious local wineries, and celebrating our days with Cava, Spain’s beloved sparkling wine
An afternoon of sailing and fishing on the Mediterranean sea
Most meals – we will enjoy traditional regional specialties made from local, fresh ingredients
Visits to must-see towns in the Catalonia region: Barcelona, Gratallops, and more
Accommodation in beautiful, unique local hotels
A Zingerman’s tour host and our Spanish guides at your side
Transportation by air-conditioned private bus during the tour
A little siesta time
What Is Not Included?
Alcoholic beverages (other than beverages with dinner or when they are specifically included in the itinerary)
Personal spending money
A few meals on your own, which will be indicated in the itinerary
What About Accommodations?
We'll stay in the best hotels the area has to offer, with private rooms and baths, swimming pools, gorgeous grounds and picturesque views.
How Much Does It Cost?*
$5,500 per person sharing a room, $5,950 per person for solo travelers
*Prices subject to change.