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Flavors of the Spanish Coast

May 17–25, 2025

Tour Operator: Orbridge

Activity Level: Moderate

To make a reservation and view pricing, please use the “Learn More and Book Online” button above or call Orbridge at 866-639-0079.

Visit artisan shops, delight in tours and tastings at award-winning wineries, and discover local fishing, farming, and culinary techniques that have been used over generations. Embrace the region’s unique charm and interact with friendly locals as you learn about the history and culture that have shaped these Mediterranean seaside villages.

Special guest: Food writer Nancy Leson, ’92! 


  • With your small group (maximum 26 guests), enjoy seven nights of accommodation at an enchanting boutique hotel located in the village of Madremanya.
  • Visit charming medieval towns and villages, where history comes to life at every turn.
  • Glimpse the surreal world of Salvador Dalí as you visit his renowned Gala’s Castle and Dalí Museum.
  • Meet the owner of Masia Serra winery, an esteemed enologist, before a dinner and wine pairing.
  • Amble through vibrant local street markets for an authentic look into daily Catalan life.
  • Dive into local maritime culture during a fishing museum visit followed by a live fish auction experience.
  • Discover La Vinyeta winery for a tour and tasting with the owner and vintner, then gather for dinner in the wine cellar or al fresco in the vineyard (weather depending).
  • Explore the Greco-Roman ruins of Empúries, a testament to Catalonia’s rich history.

Portrait of Nancy Leson, smiling, with a bright red glass of wine in hand.Renowned food writer, radio personality and UW alum Nancy Leson, ’92, will accompany our group on this culinary adventure! Learn more.

Cost Details

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Map of tour region


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