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Ham tasting

8 days and 7 nights

It is difficult to appreciate what we do not know. We invite you to come with us to discover the secrets of the manufacture and storage of raw best hams in the world. A journey that will awaken your senses!
serrano ham

Day 1: Sevilla

Private transfer from the airport to your hotel.

Night at Un patio en Santa Cruz hotel.
Included : private transport, room (without breakfast)

Day 2: Sevilla

Today with your English speaking guide, you will move between the good addresses in the city to taste the best Spanish tapas. Savoring a large variety of dishes, you will discover History of Sevilla through its most emblematic buildings : the Cathedral, the Giralda, the Alcazar or the National Gallery. Lunch included.

Night at Un patio en Santa Cruz hotel.
Included : guide expenses, lunch, room (without breakfast)

Day 3: Sevilla - Corteconcepcion - Aracena

Private transport from Sevilla to Corteconcepción at the heart of Sierra de Aracena Natural Park.

Eiríz company tour, famous for its high quality produtcs. Its black pigs, 100% pure Iberian breed fed by acorns, food that gives this special taste. You will have the opportunity to observate the pigs in their natural environment that is a large plain dotted with oaks (or similar). Then you will see the manufacturing process of the company products through the cutting room, the maturing or drying for example. Then, you will finish with an Iberian ham tasting accompanied by local wines.

The Gruta de las Maravillas is a magic place where water, rock and time continue to fascinate men and surprise each visitor. The visit includes a 1200 meters of stone labyrinths that took the shape of stalactites or stalagmites. These caves served as scenary for the Henry Levin movie "Journey to the Center of the Earth". In 2014, the cave celebrated its 100 years opening, with the inauguration of new galleries.

-Guided tour in groups every day from 10:00am to 1:30pm and from 3:00pm to 6:00pm.

-Duration : about 50 minutes (arrive 10mn before)

-Opened from April to November

Night at Convento de Aracena hotel in standard room.

Included : private transport, excursion (private), excursion (shared), room & breakfast

Day 4: Aracena


Night at Convento de Aracena hotel in standard room.

Included : private transport, room & breakfast

Day 5: Aracena - Granada

Private transport from Aracena to Granada.
Private guide to discover Granada secrets and the city center.

Night at Ladron de agua hotel in standard room.

Included : private transport, guide expenses, room & breakfast

Day 6: Granada

A half day is devoted, depending on the avaibility, to visit the Alhambra (without guide).

This Nasrid palace reflects the history of Granada and its Islamic past. Inside of this majestic palace, you will discover the Alcazaba, the Nasrid palaces, Charles Quint palace and the Generalife.

This collection of palace, lavishly decorates have inspired and still inspire many legends.

What could be more magical than the old Arab quarter of the Albayzin in this charming city of Southern Spain?

Only one thing: the fortress of the Alhambra. Passing through the famous viewpoint of Saint Nicolas, your guide will introduce you to other viewpoints less popular to admire the intimate immortal Alhambra.

Let yourself go and your feet won't stop walking.

Night at Ladron de agua hotel in standard room.

Included : alhambra entrance fee, guide expenses, room & breakfast

Day 7: Granada - Trevelez

Private tranfer from Granada to Trevelez.
Included : private transport

Day 8: Trevelez - Málaga

Trevelez doesn't produce ham but the reputation of his quality denomination is well-known. The producers of Serrano ham (white pig meat) deliver their goods there in order to make it dry for 12 to 30 months. All this will be explained to you during the visit when you will follow each production step of this dish of Alpujarra.
Private transfer from your hotel to Malaga airport.
Included : entrance fees, private transport

Hotel Un patio en Santa Cruz   Sevilla

Level : 2*
Included : room (without breakfast)

Perfectly located in the heart of the Santa Cruz neighborhood, the most charming quarter of Seville, the Hotel Un Patio en Santa Cruz is a beautiful and typical Sevillian house dating to the 19th century. The home has been converted to a small, charming 2 star boutique hotel, completely renovated to include all of the comforts while respecting the traditional architecture.

Convento Aracena & Spa hotel   Aracena

Level : 4*
Included : room & breakfast

Hotel Ladron de agua   Granada

Level : 3*
Included : room & breakfast

Our name 'Ladron de Agua' which means "Water Thief" was taken from a poetry collection called 'Forgotten Memories of Granada' written by famous Spanish poet Juan Ramon Jimenez. The whole concept of literature and art is a fundamental part of our hotel and community. You won't find room numbers in our hotel, each bedroom carries the concept of literature and it is named by one of the poems from 'Forgotten Memories' poems. This reflects individual character of each bedroom which its original Spanish artwork and furniture.

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