HISTORY AND ESSENCE OF CAZORLA
Don’t miss anything on your trip to Cazorla with this complete tour. Discover the fascinating history, traditions, costumes and legends of this little town. We will show you the most beautiful streets, the hidden places and the monuments, revealing all their secrets.
From one of the most beautiful viewpoints in Andalusia, the Balcón de Zabaleta, you will take pleasure in the contemplation of the most important places in Cazorla, just to continue with a walk by the river to find out how it has conditioned the life of the people of this town, moving the flour mills and the turbines of the electric power plants and watering the vegetable gardens. You will also learn about some special animals and plants that find a refuge next to the river water.
The biggest secret of Cazorla is underground and you will discover it walking along the 124 m long vault. Enjoy the most magical and beautiful place in Cazorla which hides the darkest legend of this land.
Later, you will visit the ruins of the Santa María de Gracia church, the only church built over a river. This Renaissance monument was the most important of the Adelantamiento de Cazorla, a wide territory whose capital was Cazorla and a symbol of a glorious time.
From here we will head to the tasting room, walking along one of the most beautiful streets in Cazorla.
OLIVE OIL TASTING: AN EXPERIENCE FOR YOUR SENSES
Olive oil is an essential part of the Mediterranean culture. It has been food, light, pain and illnesses remedy and even part of religious rituals. We will show you all its secrets.
An agronomist, tasting panel leader and expert taster will guide you in this professional and fun olive oil tasting.
You will use official materials to learn how to identify the positive attributes in olive oil and the main aromas, tasting two typical olive oils from Cazorla, picual, main variety in the province of Jaén, and royal, an endemic variety of the Sierra de Cazorla region.
You will have the opportunity to learn how to identify the main defects in olive oil so you can choose a quality one. Also, we will test your ability to identify aromas with a fun game.
Of course, you will find out how to best use olive oil and how to recognize the healthiest ones. All your questions will be answered by our expert taster.
approximately 2,5 hours
- Meeting at Balcón de Zabaleta viewpoint
- Walk along the river Cerezuelo
- Visit the river vault
- Visit the ruins of the Santa Maria de Gracia church
- Visit the Santa María square
- Olive oil tasting at Olearum
- Farewell and closing.
TIMETABLE, MEETING POINT AND PRICES
- Tuesday-Saturday: 10.00 am/19.00 pm
- Sunday: 10.00 am
Balcón de Zabaleta viewpoint
- Adults: 15 €
- Children 6-12 years old: 10 €
- Children under 6 years old: free
CONTACT AND RESERVATIONS
For more information or to make a reservation, either give us a call or send us a Whatsapp to 647429531 or send us an email at email@example.com at least one hour earlier.