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  3. Valencia

Valencia Markets & Paella Private Foodie Tour

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Discover the best of Valencia’s culture and cuisine on this two-hour private tour. Enter Spanish foodie heaven and stroll through the lively local markets. Taste a bite here and there and top off your tour with a delicious Valencian paella lunch.
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Highlights
  • Discover the best local markets with a personal guide
  • Admire Valencia's gorgeous architecture
  • Taste a sweet local treat and enjoy an authentic paella lunch
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Spain is popular for its colorful food markets and Valencia is no exception. On this tour your private guide will show you or your group of friends the best local markets in town. Wander past the countless stalls and take in the sights and smells. Don’t forget to check out the fresh ingredients that make up the world-famous national dish: la paella. Greet your host at metro Xativa. Surrounded by the North Railway Station and the famous bullring of Valencia, this meeting point is an eye-catching spot. Admire the station's mosaics of the most typical elements of Valencian culture. The impressive bullring with its neoclassical style architecture is a must-see before heading to your first stop.

In the middle of a newly trendy, hipster and exciting neighborhood lies one of the most beautiful markets. Filled with lively locals who chit chat about the latest news in town, this retro-chic building is the ideal place to feel like a local.Try a typical Pastel Boniato and a coffee. Your private host will be happy to tell you all about this delicious sweet local treat. Next up, you’ll experience one of the best “wow” moments Valencia has to offer. Check out one of Europe’s largest and oldest running food markets. Both an architectural gem and an energetic high-end market, it’s a must to stroll through. Admire the Gaudi-inspired façade, the Valencian decorations and chic restaurants. Head to one of the most stunning markets in Europe where you’ll experience the local colors of Valencia. Inside you can find almost anything you want. Surround yourself by the buzzing atmosphere and stroll past the many stalls of fresh fish, meat, vegetables, fruits and more.

Your guide has saved the best for last and won’t let you leave Valencia without trying a freshly made paella. Find out all the secrets behind making this authentic dish. The best part? You can impress your friends and family with a traditional Catalan recipe once you're back home.
Includes
  • Private tour
  • Local guide
  • A coffee and sweet pastry in an authentic local market
  • Paella in a local restaurant
What’s Not Included
  • Pickup or drop-off
  • Additional food or drink
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Outside the Placa de Bous exit of the Xativa metro station.

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From £46.58 per person

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Product ID: 122340