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San Sebastian: Private Market Tasting in the French Countryside

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San Sebastian: Private Market Tasting in the French Countryside

What you'll do

Indulge in an exclusive gastronomic adventure with a private market tasting experience, set against the serene backdrop of the Basque Countryside. Leaving from the picturesque San Sebastian, this luxurious tour invites you to savour delights such as sweet biscuits, savoury charcuterie and luscious cheese produced from ewe's milk. Culminate your culinary journey with a farm-to-table lunch, ensuring a truly unforgettable and unique experience. Book now and immerse yourself in the French countryside.

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  • Explore three of France's most beautiful villages with charming rustic architecture

  • Immerse yourself in cultural experiences, including Jai Alai, Trinquete and the historic Way of St. James

  • Enjoy local theatre performances and savour delectable pastries, chocolates, and cheeses

  • Engage in the thrilling Basque handball game of "pelota" guided by our expert

  • Experience the essence of traditional Basque villages, featuring picturesque wooden houses brightly painted, a church surrounded by a cemetery, and a distinctive frontón (a Baque ball game court) located nearby

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    Duration: Approximately 7 hours
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    Start Time: 9am
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    Leaving San Sebastian, this private market-tasting tour ventures into the French countryside
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    Begin your adventure in Espelette, famous for its dried peppers, explore its charming streets and enjoying the picturesque landscape
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    Indulge in a sensory experience, sampling products derived from Espelette's locally grown red peppers (including tantalisingly spicy chocolate)
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    Continue to Ainhoa, having been reconstructed after the Thirty Years War, the striking Basque-style houses have become a historical pilgrim accommodation site
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    Explore Ainhoa's notable landmarks, including the "Notre Dame de l'Assomption" church, a well-maintained cemetery and Pelota court
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    Conclude the journey in Sare, where highlights include visiting the Fronton Trinquete handball court, a delicious lunch, a captivating exploration of "basque pelota," and the opportunity to savour the famous "Gateau Basque"
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    Finally, it's time for your journey back towards San Sebastian, carrying cherished memories that will forever hold a special place in your heart
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    End Time: Approximately 4pm

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What's Included

  • Basque expert guide

  • Private Tour, only your party will participate

  • Tasting local products

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What's not included

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Anything not included in inclusions

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Meeting Points

Upon confirmation of your booking, you shall receive a voucher containing details on the designated meeting point and time (please arrive 10-15 minutes prior to the departure time).

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Enquiries and Bookings

We are absolutely thrilled to offer you this amazing experience! To book, simply fill out a quick enquiry form at checkout and our dedicated team will work with partners to ensure availability before finalising your booking. Don't worry, we have real-time availability information and are always happy to offer assistance via live chat, WhatsApp or phone at 01133280771. We've got you covered!

  • The tour runs rain or shine

  • The tour will commence promptly at 9:00 am. We kindly request that all participants arrive on time, as we are unable to accommodate late arrivals. Please be aware that refunds will not be possible in such instances


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