BASQUE WINE & CHEESE TOUR

DETAILS

  • START TIME: 9:30 AM
  • DURATION: 8 HOURS
  • THE TOUR WILL START AND FINISH IN YOUR HOTEL
  • AN EXTRA FEE IS APPLIED FOR TOURS FROM BILBAO

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Private Group
  • Basque Local Driver/Guide
  • All transportation costs (fuel, parking and tolls)
  • TICKETS FOR WINERY & CHEESEMAKER INCLUDING TASTING IN BOTH

WHAT'S EXCLUDED

  • Food & drinks
  • Any other not specified items

Hand picked local producers , passionate about their products!

Txakoli wine tasting in a family run winery and meet the cheesemaker of the Michelin restaurants

We will make our way to a real sheep farm, located in the rolling Basque hilss, to taste and learn about one of the culinary icons of the area, Idiazabal cheese.

The owner will lead us through the farm, giving us an intimate insight into the production starting with the milking process in the Milking Room, using the fresh milk we just got, you will participate in the process of cheese-making to finally have a great tasting session of 4 different cheeses paired with wine or cider

On the hills of the stunningly beautiful Txakoli wine region, are the vineyards of the charming family owned winery you’ll be visiting. Discover their famed Txakoli wines, made with local grapes varieties that grow on terraces overlooking the sea;

After learning about the sepcial production way of this wine, we will taste the wine accompanied by local tuna, chilli peppers and chorizo!

Having set the mood with these savory visits, you’ll be just about ready for lunch. Today it will be by the sea, in one of the typical grilled fish restaurants at the harbor of the captivating fishing town of Getaria.

Before lunch, go into town and take pleasure in a relaxing stroll with your guide through the enchanting Medieval streets of the center, and the picturesque color and charm of the fisherman’s houses with their beautiful wooden balconies. The town’s location, perched on the hills overlooking the sea, offers spectacular views that will stay in your memory forever.

ADAPTING TO YOU:

  • Our tours are private, so we could add / remove / change anything on them to meet your preferences
  • This tour could also be done from Bilbao, please check conditions.