Private and exclusive premium tour:
Learn how authentic extra virgin olive oil is produced.
One of the most famous and típical product of Andalucia is the olive and the olive oil. Andalusia is the main producing area of the world's olive oil.
The "liquid gold" has obtained the designation of origin protected in many places of the región due to it´s very high quality. After this experience you will know why.
We start the tour where it all starts, in the olive grove.
An expert guide will explain the process of growing and harvesting the olives, the culture and vegetative cycle of the olive tree.
Then we will visit a modern factory where they will explain the development of extra virgin olive oil. You will be able to bottle your own bottle to take home as a souvenir.
After that to finish we complement with a visit to an old mill converted into a museum, where we can see the old way of making olive oil.
In the oil mill we will taste diferent oils in order to learn how to distinguish the different flavors, colors and characteristics, and after that a tasting of the best quality oils.
And then we pass on to a master class of spanish ham, where we will learn the differences of varieties, cutting techniques and different curing processes. We will taste the ham accompanied by olive oil, a perfect combination.
We will end the day with a visit to Mijas, a lovely white village which has spectacular views over the coast from the chapel. On the streets we can see the famous colorful donkey taxis and Mijas many gardens. Before we finish you can taste local cuisine: mijeña salad or típical cake done with olive oil.
Speaks English, Spanish, French, German and Russian
Included in Prices:
Lunch is not included, however the most traditional places to eat nearby will be recomended.