TOUR 9. Cider Experience
In this excursion, we would like to give you the opportunity to get to know first-hand, the “Sidreria” (Cider House), one of the longest and deepest traditions of our culture. If you want to feel like a real Basque, then you can not miss this opportunity to discover and enjoy this experience.
We will drive you to the town of Astigarraga, crib of cider. In this place, you will first be brought to the Cider Museum where you will be taught the manufacturing process of this particular and traditional product.
Next you will be taken to one of the numerous Sidreria in the area to enjoy the tradition, the authentic atmosphere and the enjoyment of the cider menu. This menu is based on cod omelette, grilled codfish with green peppers and onions, large grilled T-bone steak and for dessert, walnuts, idiazabal cheese along with a quit portion.
At any point in time you can get a glass of cider from the various “Kupelas” (Basque name for barrels), the “Txotx” cry!
This visit can be done for lunch or dinner.
Vegetarian menu is also available
Duration of the tour 4 hours
The price includes
Private English-speaking guide
Pick up and return at your hotel
All transport costs (diesel, motorway tolls and parking costs)
Visit the Cider Museum
Lunch or dinner in the cider house, based on the given menu
The price doesn’t include
Drinks or food not listed above
Places to visit
Astigarraga or/and Hernani
from 99 euros per person