A Taste of Catalonia - Solo Traveller

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  • Itinerary
  • Dates
  • Shearings

  • Visit an ecological dairy farm before making your own cheese and enjoying a typical Catalan lunch
  • Enjoy a trip to a local winery and enjoy a picnic lunch in the vineyard before visiting an olive oil producer
  • Visit Palamos, a beautiful fisherman’s village where we enjoy a cooking demonstration, learn about the fisherman’s lifestyle and watch them in action at the fish auction
  • Visit Sant Pere de Rodes monastery before a tapas and wine tasting

Enjoy a brand new tour to Roses enjoying some of the best flavours the region has to offer. From dairy farms to vineyards and fish auctions to tapas and typical Catalan lunches your senses will be full with the smells and flavours of this great region.

 

Excursions

Full Day: Palamos fisherman’s village (Included)

Visit a small fisherman’s town to learn about the fisherman’s lifestyle in the museum. Enjoy a cooking demonstration and tasting before attending a fish auction.


Half day: Dairy Farm and Catalan Lunch (Included)

We visit a local ecological dairy farm with the chance to make your own cheese before enjoying a typical Catalan lunch in a local restaurant.


Full Day: Vineyard and Olive Oil (Included)

We start the day visiting a local winery to learn about their wines before enjoying a picnic lunch in their vineyard. In the afternoon we visit an olive oil producer before a tasting of their oils. 


Half Day: Sant Pere de Rodes Monastery (Included)

Visit the monastery for a guided tour and enjoy a tapas tasting matched with special wines. After enjoying the breath-taking views we finish the day enjoying some free time in resort.

Accommodation

Hotel Coral Platja (primary)

The Hotel Coral Platja has a fantastic location right on the beach and only a short stroll from the centre of Roses. The hotel offers a bar, restaurant, swimming pool and a lovely terrace to enjoy an evening drink listening to the sound of the waves.

Destinations
  • Spain
  • Roses
  • Europe
Tour Types
  • Cultural
  • Beach
  • Foodie
  • Scenic
  • UK Coach Departures
Departure Points
  • South East
  • East Midlands
  • Yorkshire & Humberside
  • North East
  • North West & North Wales
  • West Midlands
  • South West


Day 1: UK to France

We depart the UK and cross to Calais, then to our overnight hotel in France for an overnight stay.



Day 2: France to Roses

Travelling down through France, we head to our resort of Roses for the next six nights. (Breakfast, Dinner)



Days 3 to 7: Roses

Enjoy the next 5 days in the resort of Roses and explore the area on our excursions. Your senses will be overloaded with tastes and smells of the traditional Catalan lifestyle including visits to dairy farms, vineyards, fisherman villages and an olive oil producer. Along the way you will make your own cheese, experience typical Catalan lunch, picnic in a vineyard, watch a cooking demonstration, sample the fisherman’s lifestyle and enjoy tapas and wine tasting at a Monastery. (Breakfast, Dinner)



Day 8: La Clusaz to Overnight

We travel north through France to our overnight hotel. (Breakfast, Dinner)



Day 9: France to UK

We return to Calais for our crossing back to the UK and continue our journey home. (Breakfast)

You will have the option to book your own flights independently with the operator.

Dates Price Single Availability
06-Jun-2020 for 8 Nights Visit Website

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