Culinary Tour of Spain
Did you know that Spain’s Basque Country has the most Michelin stars per capita in the world? This region is home to numerous Michelin-starred restaurants (the current count at the time of this post was 90), two of which appeared in the top 25 of the prestigious World’s 50 Best Restaurants for 2023. If you’re looking for a vacation that is culinary-focused, a trip to the Basque Country may be just what you’re looking for.
Luxury Travel experts Black Tomato create tailored bespoke travel experiences and offer a variety of itinerary options in Spain, including two that will ensure you experience the finest dining: Tasting Notes of Spain and A Gourmet Journey through the Basque Country.
Tasting Notes of Spain
The Basque Country is brimming with culinary talent, and Black Tomato has tapped into that talent with this tour featuring three of the region’s absolute best: Dani Lopez, Aitor Arregui and Elena Arzak. The ideal suggested trip length for this experience is five nights and is a Michelin-guided tour that will take you from Bilbao to Getaria and on to San Sebastian through the most exclusive culinary clubs as you partake in your fill of dishes showcasing the forefront of Basque gastronomy. Read on about this experience by clicking here.
San Sebastian, Rioja & Bilbao: A Gourmet Journey through the Basque Country
This trip features a seamless blend of culinary luxury and culture as you explore northern Spain on seven-night tour. You’ll dine at some of the world’s best restaurants, taste unforgettable Michelin-star earning dishes and meet the chefs who create them. You’ll visit San Sebastian, known for its worldwide culinary dominance, move on to Spain’s famed wine region, La Rioja, and finish your journey in Bilbao including a stop at the Guggenheim. The beautiful Spanish landscapes you’ll see along the way are simply breathtaking. Learn more about this experience by clicking here.
Pricing starts at $4,938 per person for the Tasting Notes of Spain tour and $6,125 per person for the Gourmet Journey through the Basque Country (prices exclude flights).
If you’re looking for more than just a culinary-focused trip, there are also other tour options available that can incorporate more of Spain’s culture and history, including Madrid, Barcelona and so much more.
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