Ultimate Foodie Trip Spain & Portugal Farm to Table

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Spain & Portugal is a unique destination for its quality food, from the traditional food, to the fashionable dishes with Michelin Star restaurants. What we are going to be exploring in this trip is an amazing side of these countries visiting and exploring not only the farm to table concept, but also exploring one of the 50 greatest vineyards in the world.

Pamper yourself with the most comfortable hotels staying in historical remodelled properties as Monasteries, Palaces, Estates and even a Michelin Star restaurante hotel with an avant-garde design. As every single property has its impressive history, one highlight is that we have chosen a property where Christopher Columbus spent the night before meeting with the Spanish Queen Isabel La Católica before being agreed to finance his expedition. Like this there are many other curiosities to share regarding the exciting history of each country.

The destinations chosen are based in exploring the best of nature and authentic regions, departing from Madrid.

Ribera del Duero is one of the best wine region in Spain, where you can visit several wineries and explore the great products of the region. Along the Duero River you will see amazing castles and castizo life.

Leon will be a gastronomical highlight, located in a special region where they have the best products, some highlights are for the fruits, meat products and also veggies.

Salamanca is one of the most historical cities in Spain, that nowadays it is still has its charming city center that enchants any visitor. With a strong University life. With this stop, we also bring into the itinerary the famous Jamón de Guijuelo, where you will learn about the famous Spanish Ham,

Cáceres: Located in Extremadura, this city has one of the enchanting city thanks to the architecture and the stones used to built it. Surrounded by a gorgeous pasture where acorn is grown to feed the most delicious black pigs.

Alentejo: The countryside of Portugal, here is where most of the produces are made, the extremely high quality ensures that life here is worth living, although it has a special pace.

Enjoy this self drive trip with outstanding properties, wineries, restaurants, etc and just make this into Ann unforgettable memories.

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Day 01: Madrid - Ribera del Duero (D)

Pick up from your location in Madrid to start your exciting Ultimate Gastronomical Experience in Spain & Portugal. Today the journey will start from Madrid to your next stop: Ribera del Duero winer region. This region is known for its welcoming and comfortable landscape, enjoy being close to the Duero River one of the most important in Spain & Portugal. Once you check in your hotel, time to rest and refresh before your organised dinner in the Michelin Star Restaurant in the hotel. Menu: To Be Defined Distance: Madrid - Ribera del Duero: 2 hours aprox.
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Day 02: Ribera del Duero (B, L)

Breakfast in the hotel. Today you will explore this wine region, visiting Abadia Retuerta winery and visit another winery and have lunch in another Michelin Star Restaurant: Ambivium that belongs to Pago de Carrovejas winery. Enjoy your wine tasting and your lunch and return to the hotel to enjoy the facilities on your own.
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Day 03: Ribera del Duero - Leon (B, D)

Enjoy a relaxing breakfast in the hotel before departing towards Leon. Enjoy your drive through the Castilla to reach your destination Leon. This city is well known for its gastronomical culture in the Barrio Humedo and excellent products in the region. You will check in the hotel and rest until your organised dinner in El Parador de San Marcos. Menu: To Be Defined Distance: Ribera del Duero - Leon: 2 hours aprox.
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Day 04: Leon (B, L)

You will have an outstanding breakfast in the hotel restaurant and get ready to meet your guide and start discovering this amazing city. It is known that this city has one of the most beautiful Cathedral in Spain, visiting the Barrio Humedo, visit one of the only palaces built by Gaudi outside Barcelona, understand the history of this city and the medieval exciting life. During this tour, you will have a tapas lunch in a traditional way enjoying the best products of the region. Return to the hotel and rest of the day at leisure.
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Da 05: Leon - Salamanca (B, L, D)

Breakfast in the hotel. Today the trip will include a stop in between your origen and destination, you will stop in one of the best Steak Restaurants in the World: Bodega del Capricho. This is a one of a kind place that is located in a small town where they grow outstanding oxen that you can enjoy in the winery cave where the restaurant is located. After your wonderful steak meal, you will continue towards Salamanca where your hotel is located. At your arrival you will be welcomed by the hotel staff and give you a welcome drink while you are introduced to the property and its history. Time to relax and you will have the chance to freshen up before your organised dinner in the hotel. Menu: To Be Defined Distance: Leon - Salamanca: 2 hours aprox.
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Day 06: Salamanca (B, L)

Enjoy this amazing farm to table breakfast in the hotel. Today you will visit Salamanca, a beautiful city in Spain, your tour will include visiting not only 1 Cathedral, but two, the old one and the new one, include walking through the old neighbourhood and have some tapas in the Main Square. Before returning to the hotel, you will have an organised lunch with local products. Return to the hotel and rest of the day at leisure. We suggest you to visit the Cheese room in the hotel.
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Day 07: Salamanca - Caceres (B, D)

Enjoy our breakfast in the hotel. Today your trip will go to Caceres, crossing into the new area of Spain: Extremadura. This is the region where you will see the famous “Dehesas” the field where olives grows naturally and the famous Iberian pigs grow freely eating acorn and then producing the Jamon Pata Negra. Gastronomy here is extremely important, focusing always in high quality products. During this trip, we suggest to stop in Toro, a famous wine area that produces an outstanding wine, if desired we can arrange a winery tasting and visit. Once you reach your new destination, enjoy this historical area, Caceres is a one of a kind medieval city. Take your time to freshen up before your organised dinner in your Michelin Star Restaurant. Menu: To Be Defined Distance: Salamanca - Caceres: 2 hours aprox.
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Day 08: Caceres (B, L)

Breakfast in the hotel. After lunch in the hotel, meet your local guide in the hotel lobby to start your walking tour of Cáceres. We want you to see the most beautiful part of the city, which is at the end of the day, when the color of the sky is unique and the energy is completely different and you will also get into the Spanish culture of Tapas. Return to the hotel.
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Day 09: Caceres - Sao Lourenço (B, D)

Enjoy our elegant breakfast in the hotel. Today your trip will go across the borders and you will go to Portugal in the Alentejo. This area is extremely interesting and rich, you have great products, amazing hills on the top of the mountain, white villages and of course, a rich gastronomy historically. Once you cross the border, we suggest you to visit Vila Viçosa, which is one of the most important marble producers in the world, and it is impressive to see a village where even the streets are made with marble. Once you arrive in your next hotel, time to relax and enjoy its facilities. Perhaps start with a wine tasting on your free time. At the scheduled time, join the organised dinner in the hotel. Menu: To Be Defined Distance: Caceres - Sao Louranço do Barrocal: 2 hours 30 min aprox.
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Day 10: Sao Lourenço (B, D)

Breakfast in the hotel. Today you will meet your local guide in the hotel lobby to start a winery expedition. This will consist in visiting the winery in this region and understand quite a bit of the Portugues wines at once. During your winery visit, you will also get to learn about the local olive oil production as well. Enjoy your wonderful lunch before returning to the hotel. Menu: To Be Defined
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Day 11: Sao Lourenço - Lisbon (B)

Relaxing breakfast in the hotel. Today you will go from Alentejo to Lisbon, where your trip ends. Distance: Alentejo - Lisbon: 2 hours 30 aprox.
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