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A Taste of Spain Culinary Day Tours - Basque Country

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Address: San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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+34 856 07 96 26
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Experience the foods and cuisines of Spain with the local culinary experts:...

Experience the foods and cuisines of Spain with the local culinary experts: private cooking classes, market visits, tapas sessions, customized food & wine tours... in the Basque Country and throughout Spain. Since 1999, we specialize in organizing genuine culinary experiences for international foodies willing to savor the authentic Taste of Spain. Small - private groups, starting from 2 people. A Taste of Spain is recommended by National Geographic on "Food Journeys of a lifetime" as local tour operator providing expert knowledge in the Spanish culinary scene; and is a member of the IACP (International Association of Culinary Professionals) and Slow Food.

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San Sebastian and Basque Country.

We were fortunate to tour this beautiful part of Spain with the "A Taste of Spain" company. We had a wonderful time! We saw a culture and a part of the country that is a bit... read more

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Phoenix, Arizona
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We were fortunate to tour this beautiful part of Spain with the "A Taste of Spain" company. We had a wonderful time! We saw a culture and a part of the country that is a bit less traveled. This part of the country is so beautiful. The food of course was excellent as well. We learned so much about the... More 

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4 Thank glady g
Boston, Massachusetts
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2 reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

My family of four could not have enjoyed our time in the Basque Country any more! We organized a private tour with Miguel, and he took care of every last detail, from our gorgeous ocean-view rooms at the Hotel Londres to our private transit. We loved touring Bilbao, Getaria, and San Sebastian, and the guides who accompanied us were always... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

The staff we worked with to book this was great - efficient, friendly, good suggestions. Did what they said they would do. The did an excellent job of making the arrangements as requested. Biki, our guide in San Sebastian was outstanding! It felt more like traveling with a friend. She was knowledgeable, thorough, on time, and fun. She gets 5... More 

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Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

The trip was well organised. Staff was knowledgeble, well spoken, could hold a good conversation and interested in the enjoyment of their guests. Because of the tours and the amazing lunches, we got a really good impression of all the great food and wine Spain has to offer. If it is harvest time, we highly recommend the grape harvest to... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 28 May 2016

I had visited all of Western Europe except for Spain and signed up for the 8 day Ultimate Foodie Tour of Spain starting in Madrid and ending in Barcelona with Taste of Spain. From start to the end, it was exactly what I had hoped for. I am not a tour person in general. This is only my second time... More 

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7 Thank Ellen R
Frinton-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Just returned from this great tour. It's our first of this kind and we're really pleased we did it and will do another. Highly recommended. Very well organised and a good selection of experiences and hotels, food and wine.

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6 Thank claireonthebeach
Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Miguel arranged for a beautiful hotel in san Sebastian, with a film theme to it. Cesar walked us through the lovely seaside and led the charge of the brigade to many of the famous Pintxos places. What an array! Food displayed looked like Faberge eggs and tasted exquisite. Charming, beautiful, safe and warm, San Sebastian is a place that you... More 

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6 Thank Vicki O
Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 15 November 2015

A Taste of Spain’s Ultimate Foodie Tour through the Basque country and San Sebastian were highlights of the trip. We stopped at a lovely, small family winery in la Rioja and were treated to a tour, tasting and delicious, rustic lunch in the private dining room. The drive through the countryside to San Sebastian was beautiful, as was San Sebastian... More 

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5 Thank Gail O
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2015

As we enter San Sebastin the weather was awsme and the scenic view was really excellent.Though it is rainy we were all provided with umberllas on request from the Hotel and the Hotel was very excellent and its very accesible to all the happening places in and around the city.The night life too is good were in we can catch... More 

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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Reviewed 25 July 2015

We were invited, thru Urban Adventures, to help prepare and eat a meal with a local couple. Tomasz Kolinski and his wife were wonderful allowing us to help prepare the meal and sit down in their home and have a very relaxing time enjoying their hospitality. Hope we can do it again soon.

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