Daily experiences and activities
THE LUXURY OF TASTING OLIVE OIL WITH THE FARMER UNDER HIS OLIVE TREES
I LOVE TO DO THE SAME STROLL AT DIFFERENT MOMENTS OF THE YEAR
THE THING I LIKE THE MOST IS THE OPPORTUNITY TO SPEAK WITH THE PEOPLE
Summer is a time of joy at the valley of la Gallinera and we celebrate it at to the core of things with a variety of experiences to get to know the valley, the gastronomy and the people through a number of activities and experiences. You may choose one or the whole of them!
Olive oil tasting with Antonio (Toni)
During these days we offer you the possibility to enjoy an appetiser with Toni and his century’s years old olive trees discovering how is the day to day of an organic farmer in the valley and how good is his olive oil.
Availability: every Thursday
Time: from 10:00 am to 12:00 am
Includes:olive oil tasting with wine and snacks, 1 host speaking English and Toni showing us his passion and centenary olive trees in one of the most beautiful settings of the valley.
Stroll: the history
This valley has been shadped by multiple cultures some of which have settle down and some other that have completely vanished. This stroll heads towards the place where a peace traty was signed…the parties did not finally abide to it….in this stroll we explain the rich history of the region and the valley meanwhile walking up (50 min walking up) close to one of the two remaining Arab castles of the valley.
Availability: every day of the week
Time: 5:30 p.m to 08:30 p.m
Includes: 1 hosts speaking English and the sunset at the top of the valley
Tomato tasting with Evaristo
Evaristo cooks everyday paella or “arròs caldoso” for the whole family. He picks the ingredients from his vegetable garden and farm and cooks them in a very special way (with a rosemary touch) and a glass of red wine. This day you will see how traditional paella from the mountains is cooked meanwhile enjoying an appetiser with someone truly from the place.
Availability: Every Friday
Includes: tomatoes, hosts speaking English and the million histories of Evaristo.
Stroll: the villages
During this stroll we keep on discovering three of the villages of this astonishing valley, finding out the stories behind the doors, their architecture and some of their small hidden corners during a gentle stroll (flat easy stroll).
Availability: every day of the week
Includes: 1 hosts speaking English
Stroll: the mountains
The valley is surrounded by two chains of mountains that provide the villages with a resourceful of hideaways, plants and exuberant limestone cliffs. This stroll is circular and head towards one of the most emblematic places of the mountains, the “Forada”. In the way we always speak about plants, the traditional trades and the idiosyncrasy of this unknown valley.
Availability: every Friday
Time: from 08:00 a.m to 12:00 am
Includes: 1 hosts speaking English and the beautiful limestone mountains of la Forada
Other available experiences: massages, how to elaborate your traditional soap, …
You can enjoy a variety of other experiences including a relaxing massage with local plants oils using the pinda technique (a wrap of medicinal plants used for massaging) or a workshop for elaborating your own traditional soap the way Alicia did it with her grandmother, tradicional recipes, and much more.
Availability: from Tuesday to Friday
Price: from 19,5€
HOW TO BOOK
Bookings can be done by phone +34 965 086 793 or by filling the following form.
Payment will be done in advance by bank transfer or in cash at the starting point.
Please read carefully the following Terms & conditions that will rule during the excursions
- Stroll, the history: 19,5€
- OFFER Olive oil tasting: 19,5€
- Stroll, the villages: 19,5€
- OFFER Tomato tasting: 19,5€
- Stroll, the mountains: 25€
- Massages: from 35€ + VAT
- OFFER Soap elaboration, tradicional recipes,...: from 19,5€
Check specific information links of every day trip to see what is included in the price