Sea & Cider - Gastronomical off the beaten path tour (6 hours)

Tour Number

Activity Level

409296


Categories

Food and Wine, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 7

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (fluent), Spanish (fluent)

Cultural and gastronomical experiences around Fishermen and Cider tradition.


In this off the beaten track tour we are going to mix 2 great Basque passions: sea and cider

We will start visiting the Albaola's museum where a replica of San Juan whale hunter ship from XV century is being built at the moment with the same Technics used in year 1450. Something unique!

We will visit the beautiful town of Pasai Donibane located in the middle of a fjord, this town as many others in the Basque coast was from X century pioneer at the Whale chasing.

We will drive to the countryside, 15 km away there is the core of the Basque cider manufacturing: Astigarraga, where we can find 80% of Basque Sagardotegis (Cider Restaurants).

We will have the dinner at a traditional sidreria where you will enjoy the typical Basque food: Cod omelette, Fresh cod with ognion and green pepper, cow steak and cheese with quince sweet and nuts.

There is still no person alive that has left a Sagardotegi still hungry ;-)

Itinerary

- Albaola's museum
- Pasai Donibane whale hunters town
- Sagardotegi (Cider Restaurant)

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: In San Sebastian: at your hotel, bus station, train station, airport or port.

To pick you up in Bilbao, Vitoria, Pamplona, Bayonne or Biarritz, would involve an extra-cost. Please, if this is the case contact me requesting for a custom tour which involves this cost.

End location: In San Sebastian: at your hotel, bus station, train station, airport or port.

To drop you off in Bilbao, Vitoria, Pamplona, Bayonne or Biarritz, would involve an extra-cost. Please, if this is the case contact me requesting for a custom tour which involves this cost.

Duration: 6 hours

The tour could be customised according with your availability and suggestions

Transportation

We will get around by taxi.

In case of being more than 3 people we will use a big taxi van or 2 different taxis.

What’s Included

Other: - Guided walk at Albaola's museum & Pasai Donibane town
- Deep explanation of Cider culture and typical customs at the Sidreria
- Transportation with private taxis.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

37 eur - 7€ are required to pay Albaola's museum admission
30€ are required to pay the Basque Cider Restaurant

What’s Extra

Other: - Albaola's museum admission
- Meal at Basque Cider Restaurant
- Personal expenses
- Extra cost in case the meeting location is out of San Sebastian (please, contact me prior booking)

Restrictions

I do not have any restrictions in regard to my guiding, I can offer a full range of experiences

Private tour guide Gontxu

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