Sitges: Food and Natural Wine Tasting
- Small group
- Duration: 4 hours
Start the tour outside the train station of Sitges where you will meet your expert local guide. Pass by the several "Indiano" houses built in a Modernist style. Learn more about their beautiful architecture and history from your guide. At the end of the "Indiano" promenade of Passeig Marítim, reach the town center and enter the most historic area of Sitges. See Església de Bartomeu i Santa Tecla, a centuries-old Baroque-style church overlooking the Balearic Sea. Stop outside the Cau Ferrat Museum which was once home to writer Santiago Rusiñol. Learn more about the life and work of one of the most important figures of the Modernisme movement in Catalonia. Continue to the nearby Maricel Palace and learn more about its history and vast collection of artwork. Finish the tour by the beautiful beach of Platja de Sant Sebastià.
You will be guided on this tour by a History and Geography graduate, and wine culture lover. They will bring out the wine enthusiast in you as you enjoy a special day surrounded by vineyards, landscapes and unique sensations. An incredible day awaits exploring the famous village of Sitges, famous for the film festival, carnival and festivals marking Modernism between the 19th and 20th centuries, starring Santiago Rusiñol, Charles Deering, Ramon Casas and Miquel Utrillo, plus other intellectuals of the time. Also, you will see the historical changes that urbanism and the architecture of Sitges have created, and good examples of modernist buildings. Stroll through the streets and see an incredible Catalan Mediterranean village. Along the way, you will travel all the way through the streets and modernist buildings, and hear about the history of this town. In addition, you can sample ...
Discover another side to Catalonia away from the hustle and bustle of Barcelona on this guided tour. Meet your guide in the morning in Barcelona and head to Girona, an ancient Roman city. Walk through the streets of the city and enjoy a panoramic guided tour of the main sights, including the Church of Sant Martí, the Cathedral of Girona, las Ramblas, and the Jewish Quarter. After your tour, visit the backdrop of several scenes from Game of Thrones then break for lunch at one of the many traditional restaurants in the area. After lunch, head to Sitges. Listen to your guide as they explain the history of this beautiful city and monuments such as the Parish of Sant Bartomeu i Santa Tecla, the Palau del Rei Moro or the Casa del Reloj. You can also enjoy some free time to stroll along the promenade and do some shopping, don't miss the small craft shops that are hidden in the little streets ...
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Very friendly, extensive and individual guided tour to beautiful places, bars and sights in Sitges! Great and absolutely recommendable.