Jamon and wine for sale at a market in Spain.

Spain's Culinary Heritage Tour

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited


Places Visited

Salamanca, La Alberca, Hervas, Caceres...

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Suggested Duration

15 Days

Delight in the many flavors of Spain’s gastronomy during this 15-day tour of Spain. This adventure focuses on the world-renowned Iberian cured ham. Wander Spain’s bustling metropolises, encounter its hidden villages, and learn about the culinary history of this country at each turn. Immerse yourself in Spain’s splendid nature and fascinating history with two incredible weeks to enjoy it all.

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Trip Highlights

  • Wander through the city center of Salamanca while its famous cathedrals and expansive plazas tower over you
  • Spend a day sampling Spain’s world-renowned Iberian ham in the countryside in addition to visiting museums, delis, and pig farms
  • Whip around Seville to witness its iconic sights with your expert guide before attending a Flamenco show
  • Delight in a trip to the mountainous Sierra de Aracena National Park to try your hand at carving Iberian ham in cellars that maintain the perfect climate for curing the ham
  • Explore Cordoba’s Mosque and Palace while learning about the varied and multi-cultural past of this charming city
  • Enjoy family-run olive oil mills and boutique wineries in the hills of Montilla while learning the history of both these products in Spain
  • Revel in the massive spires of Granada’s celebrated Alhambra palace, and discover the Moorish history and influence on this region
  • Traverse the local towns of Sierra Nevada National Park and visit a local weaving factory before a delectable lunch of ham and cheese
  • Immerse yourself in the culture, history, art, and many museums that Madrid has to offer with expert historian guides

Starting Price

$10,720 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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