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Itinerary

Day 1

Your English-speaking guide will meet you at the airport or train station and will take you to your hotel near Figueres, in the beautiful countryside of the Emporda region. Your welcome dinner will be at the hotel. An assortment of local specialities with local wines to delight you.

Day 2

This morning, after a visit to a local olive oil producer, let’s vist a wine cellar and taste its wines. The place will offer us a unique sighting to have our picnic with local wines for lunch today, surrounded by vineyards.

After lunch we will visit another wine cellar, taste its wines and our dinner tonight will be in a local restaurant.

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Day 3

After a complete breakfast at the hotel, let’s visit Figueras. We will take you to the famous Dali Museum. Lunch will be in a local restaurant, so you can have some free time on your own to enjoy the city. We will meet in the afternoon with our chef in a “modernist” building where his professional kitchen will be waiting for you for your cooking class.

Back to the hotel.

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Day 4

Today we will visit some local producer of the area, and taste some wines from another wine producer.

Lunch will be a typical “workers menu” in a local restaurant where all catalan specialities are served.

Dinner tonight will be on your own.

Day 5

This morning, after breakfast, we will head on the the magnificent city of Besalú, a very well preserved medieval village. A local guide will show you the monuments explaining about Catalan history.

Lunch will be on your own today as well as part of the afternoon to enjoy the city.

Our dinner tonight will be special: an assortment of creative “tapas” each of them matched with a different wine.

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Day 6

After breakfast, we will take you to your train station, airport or local hotel, hoping that you have spent a busy – but relaxing – week with us.

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Our Emporda Wine Tour Price Includes:

• A professional English-speaking guide, who knows about the history of Spain and Catalonia’s wines. He’s wife is a wine specialist, who tries to give you a variety of Spanish and • • Catalan wines to taste during your trip, chosen sometimes with our sommeliers.
• 5 Nights, HOME BASED, deluxe boutique hotel accommodations in the heart of the Emporda.
• 5 buffet breakfasts, 2 lunches, 5 dinners: including gourmet and traditional style lunches and dinners.
• All classified wines at all group meals.
• All fees for 1 hands-on cooking class, lunch and wine/cocktails/beverages.
• All fees for private winery tour and wine tastings .
• Tickets for all visits
• All local taxes and gratuities at hotel and restaurants.
• All ground transportation throughout the tour by comfortable, spacious, air-conditioned vans or cars.
• Roundtrip transfers between Barcelona Airport or rail station and the hotel on tour start and conclusion day at designated transfer times.
• This exclusive Traditional Emporda Wine Tour is limited to a maximum of 12 guests per tour date.