Do you want to enjoy a day in the middle of nature and discover a traditional skill? Come to La Garrotxa to spend a weekend and you can become a shepherd for a day. You will get to know the animals; goats and sheep, as well as the cheese shop. We will visit the pen, feed and get close to the animals – learning how they live and what they eat. We will also learn how to milk a goat by hand. An experience to be enjoyed by families, couples or a group of friends.
Duration: 3 days / 2 nights
Price: from 455,00 €/per person (double room) Minimum: 2 people
Type of accomodation: small hotels and cottages
1st day – Arrival at La Garrotxa. Dinner and accommodation at a rural tourism
house in the Vall d’en Bas.
2nd day – Local product-based breakfast in the accommodation. Electric bicycle tour through the Vall d’en Bas landscape. We will be a shepherd for a day at Riudaura. We will visit the cheese shop where we’ll discover the process of cheese-making and tasting. Picnic lunch with local and organic products. Dinner and accommodation in the rural tourism house.
3rd day – Breakfast and balloon-f light over the Natural Park of the Garrotxa Volcanic Zone. Local produce-based lunch. Guided visit to a dairy farm to learn about the process of milk production, animal pasture and milking. Tasting of dairy products. Departure.
What is included?
- 2 nights in a rural tourism accommodation, half-board.
- Electric bicycle rental.
- 1 picnic lunch.
- Lunch with local products.
- Dairy farm visit.
What is not included?
- Travel from the place of origin to La Garrotxa and from La Garrotxa to the place of origin.
Contribution to the conservation of biodiversity:
Accredited package with the ECST (European Charter for Sustainable Tourism) by La Garrotxa Volcanic Zone National Park
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