Ciders in Spain!

      Asturias, Spain

      Wine Lovers Travel
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      Oct 25 - Nov 1, 2023
      Group size: 12 - 16
      Ciders in Spain!
      Asturias, Spain

      Wine Lovers Travel
      • Facebook verified

      Oct 25 - Nov 1, 2023
      Group size: 12 - 16

      About this trip

      Join Santa Barbara Cider Company  for an exclusive tour through the Spanish cider regions of Asturias and the Basque. Spend 8 days traveling along the 'Green Coast', visiting renowned orchards, cider houses, and wineries. Learn about the historical and cultural impact of cider while exploring the picturesque villages that are home to one of Spain's greatest gastronomic pleasures. From Oviedo to San Sebastian, visiting Spanish cheese caves, experiencing the art of cider throwing, a cooking class with a renowned local chef and so much more. 

      Trip Highlights

      Oviedo - Asiegu - Covadonga - Gijon - Llanes - Miradoiro de Ruiloba - Santillana del Mar Gil Blas - San Sebastion

      • Visit Museo de las Sidra, the Cider Museum of Asturias in Nava. 
      • Explore the cheese caves in Asiegu, learning about the artisanal production of Cabrales.
      • Tour the parish of Covadonga, visiting the ethereal Santa Cueva de Nuestra Señora de Covadonga, the Holy Cave of Our Lady of Covadonga.
      • Enjoy a walking tour through Gijon, looking out over the Bay of Biscay, otherwise known as the ‘Green Coast.' 
      • Experience the art of cider throwing at Sideria Trabanco, performed by a trained escanciador de sidra.
      • Taste artisanal ciders at a small apple orchard, connected with the ancient Route of Santiago.
      • Tour and tasting at  Sidra Cantabria, a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and services of cider in the Cantabria region. 
      • Indulge in pintxos while exploring their birthplace, San Sebastian.
      • Cooking class with a renowned local chef.
      • Visit a Txakoli winery.
      • Tour the Museum Sagardoetxea, and explore their orchard while learning about the process of making cider. 

      Terms and Conditions 

      Not included:

      • Meals and beverages not mentioned above.

      • Transfers except those mentioned above.

      • City taxes.

      • Gratuities.

      • Travel insurance. 

      • International airfare. 

      • Anything that is not included in the above list. 

      Important Notes

      • This trip is not suitable for people with mobility problems.

      Hotels' availability has to be verified at time of booking and price may vary depending on its availability.


      Due to reasons beyond our control, the itinerary and activities may be subject to change without notice and be replaced with similar tours and activities of equal or greater value. 

      What is included in the price?

      • Hotels listed, including breakfast and VAT tax.

      • All transfer services as per program.

      • English-speaking guides on all days as per program.

      • All cider house and winery visits, tastings shown in itinerary.

      • All other activities as shown in the itinerary.

      Available Packages

      Ciders in Spain! - Double Occupancy
      Available until June 2, 202316 left

      Price per person for double occupancy is $6450.

      Deposit: $1,000
      Ciders in Spain! - Per Person Single
      Available until June 2, 202316 left

      Full price including single occupancy is $2,000.

      Deposit: $1,000


      Day 1 - October 25, 2023
      Welcome to Asturias!

      Once you have arrived in Oviedo, the capital of the Asturias region, you will be transferred to your hotel. There you will then meet the group and your tour manager for a walking tour of the city. History has recorded that the city of Oviedo was established by two monks in 761. On your tour, you will see sights such as the Cathedral of San Salvador, also known as the Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica of the Holy Saviour, a Roman Catholic Church, and a basilica in the center of Oviedo. 

      Drive along the beautiful north coast of Green Spain, stopping for a visit to Nava. Here you will explore the Museo de las Sidra, Cider Museum of Asturias. 

      Welcome dinner to be hosted in the Barrel, near what is known as Cider Blvd in Oviedo. 

      Overnight at Hotel Soho Boutique 3*, breakfast and tax included.

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