Full-Day Private Basque Country Wine And Cheese Tasting Tour From San Sebastián - San Sebastian

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9am
  • Departure Details :
    All hotels in San Sebastian area
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Embark on a gastronomic adventure on this full-day private Basque cheese and wine day trip, from Donostia/San Sebastian. Travel to the mountain village of Idiazabal, where the famous traditional Basque cheese is made. Visit the museum, and wander the area, stopping at a traditional farm known for its high-quality cheese. After a tasting a several varieties of cheese, head to the fishing town of Getaria to visit a Txakoli winery.

Highlights

  • Led by a local guide
  • Lunch included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included

Know More about this tour

Start your day at a designated meeting point in Donostia/San Sebastian, then set out for the mountain village of Idiazabal. Visit the towns museum, then wander the village, stopping at a traditional farm famous for its cheese. Sample several varieties, before heading to the fishing village of Getaria.

Birthplace of Juan Sebastin Elcano (Getaria, 1487-1526), the first man to sail around the world, the medieval village preserves remnants from various points during its long history. Enter the old quarter and enjoy grilled fish at one of the ports famous restaurants.

After a stroll around the village, visit a Txakoli winery. Learn about the autochthonous process of making their unique variety of sparkling wine. The grapes, Hondarrabi-Zuri and Hondarrabi-Beltza, are nourished by breezes from the Cantabrian Sea, contributing to their distinctive character. After your tasting and winery tour, head back to Donostia/San Sebastian, where you can relax. You can also choose between a pintxos route and dinner at one of the citys gastronomic societies.

Inclusions

  • Private guide and driver
  • Private group
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Cheese Museum
  • Food in restaurant Getaria
  • Txakoli tasting food
  • All transportation costs (petrol, parking and toll)

Exclusions

  • Meals, drinks and tickets that are not listed above.

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

This tour can be adapted to suit your preferences. Please contact the supplier to discuss preferred itinerary.