This unique dining experience, tasting the elite gastronomy in Andalusia, starts in Malaga through the best restaurants on the Costa del Sol, especially Marbella area.
You will enjoy the taste of our cuisine taken to its maximum splendor, accompanied at all times by the best climate in Spain.
We offer you an exceptional venue of outstanding sensations for your palate as well as other places of local flavor, thus making a different and enjoyable trip.
We want to offer an open program, focused on the Michelin star dining experience.
You will also have free time to visit the places of destination, peace and relaxation.
Arrival to Malaga airport and transfer to hotel.
Lunch at Michelin star chef Jose Carlos Martin restaurant, located in the impressive modern port of Malaga.
Afternoon coffee in Malaga city center and a visit to the Picasso museum.
Free time the rest of the afternoon-evening.
Dining at a local Malagueña tavern. The idea is avoiding frequent restaurants where usually tourists go. You will be in places where local people pop in.
Overnight either at Parador Gibralfaro 4* surrounded by pines and with views of the city and bay, or at a Boutique Hotel in the heart of the old city.
Transfer to El Lago Golf Course Hotel in Marbella
Lunch at a “chiringuito”- given name for chill-out beach restaurants. (paella ,grilled or fried fish ) Marbella.
Route of the exclusive flavor. The “Ruta del Sabor” is an initiative, which started the spring of 2011 which has been a success and has led the restaurant to repeat it several times. The restaurant diners personally know how artisan productions of some of the best products in the pantry of Andalusia are processed.
Participants in “La Ruta del Sabor” will visit the organic kitchen garden of Hevilla family and artisan cheese production at The Hortelana in Coin, as well as the artisan bakery owned by Antonio Colmenero de Alhaurin , accompanied by explanations of the director of restaurant El Lago , Paco Garcia and Chef Diego del Rio.
A meal will also be a part later on and with a culinary presentation by cook Diego del Rio in the afternoon; finally a Gourmet Dinner along with wine pairing in the evening.
This experience introduces the visitor to the fully Andalusian cuisine and the knowledge of their best products, knowing in person its natural origin.
The estimated program will be:
9:30 Departure Hotel El Lago at Greenlife Golf
A short drive towards the mountains of Marbella, to arrive and visit the organic kitchen garden of Villa Huertas Viejas Coin. It belongs to Hevilla family. Two passionate young Hevilla brothers will show you their organic farm while explaning about their organic production system. They are enthusists and will be delighted to share with you the seasonal fruits and vegetables.
You will enjoy an outdoors tapas-lunch at Hevilla family orchard terrace.
A relaxing unique moment in a unique place you will remember forever.
After lunch you visit the small local artisan cheese maker of the Hortelana. Explanation of the development of artisan cheese; and tasting of products.
18:30 Gourmet presentation by Diego del Rio where he will cook two dishes that will be tasted late in the evening.
21:00 Gastronomic Dinner with wine pairing.
Morning: guided visit to Marbella’s beautiful old city center.
Lunch at the “Skina”, one of the smallest and family type Michelin Star restaurant.
The Maître and Chef welcomes guests with a glass of sherry, and explains the “Andalusia sampling menu and pairing of wines of Andalusia”
After lunch the chef will explain the tasted dishes and chosen pairing wines.
Once lunch is over, you will enjoy a coffee with the restaurant staff at the famous “Square of Oranges” in the heart of Marbella´s old city – an Andalusian unique setting.
Afternoon and night free to visit more of Marbella, the exciting town of Puerto Banus, if preferred shopping or a guided tour if so desired.
We will suggest night restaurants and trendy places to go.
Transfer to airport
Day 1. Malaga: Parador de Gibralfaro**** or Boutique Hotels in the heart of old city Malaga
Day 2 & 3. El Lago Luxury Hotel or Boutique Hotels in Marbella.
Available all year-around upon request
Private tour from 1 to 10 people
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