Devour Granada like a local
Explore the sights, learn the history and culture, and taste the best food in town on our walking food & tapas tours!
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Join us as we lead you on a journey to taste the true flavors of Granada, and to discover the story and culture of this magical city. Granada is famous for the breathtaking Alhambra, the Moorish palace that perches above the city. But the Alhambra isn’t the only wonderful thing to discover in this city. On our 3-hour food, tapas and culture tour, you’ll taste flavours with fascinating origins, learn how the locals live, eat authentic tapas and understand the rich story of this beautiful city. This walking foodie tour is the perfect way to get a true taste of Granada!
We’ll begin in a sumptuous hidden establishment that will transport you back to medieval Moorish Granada. As your expert English-speaking local guide tells you about life in Moorish Spain, you’ll taste a sweet and savoury homemade dish that evokes those times. Next, we’ll visit the city’s most famous family-run pastry shop, a gorgeous 19th-century establishment where they still bake the cities best pastries (and we’ll try their most famous one!). Continuing on, you’ll wind through the heart of this old Moorish and Christian city, discovering hidden monuments and famous landmarks – including the Cathedral, the old Moorish market and the city’s most iconic squares. Next you’ll stop at a family-run delicatessen where you’ll taste and learn all about Spain’s famous jamón – cured ham. Your guide will tell you about this incredible delicacy, and give you tips on telling the good stuff from the great stuff).
Next, it’s tapas time! Granada is famous for tapas and we’ll take you past the tourist traps and give you the inside track on how locals go out for tapas in Granada. You’ll enjoy dinner across three tapas bars, including the local’s first choice for fried fish since the 1940’s, an atmospheric hidden wine bar with over 50 wines by the glass and a stylish tavern that’s famed for it’s modern twist on traditional favorites. And of course, we’ll finish with something sinfully sweet!
By the end you’ll be happily full and have a deeper understanding of Granada’s food, culture and history. And you’ll see how all three tie together into one fascinating story. And as always with Devour Granada tours, your guide will give you a copy of our Devouring Granada mini guide, packed with our favorite places to eat and drink in the city, so you’ll be eating well for the rest of your stay!
So join us for memorable taste of magical Granada!
Join us as we lead you on a journey to taste the true flavors of Granada as you discover this magical city’s rich history and culture. While Granada is famous for the breathtaking Alhambra—the Moorish palace perched above the city—it isn’t the only wonderful thing to discover in this city!
On our three-hour food, tapas and culture tour, you’ll taste flavors with fascinating origins, learn local customs, eat authentic tapas and understand the rich story of this beautiful city. This walking foodie tour is the perfect way to get a true taste of Granada! By the end you’ll be happily full and have a deeper understanding of Granada’s food, culture and history. And you’ll see how all three tie together into one fascinating story!
To get things started, you’ll have breakfast just like the locals do! Enjoy freshly fried churros in a famous churrería on the edge of one of Granada’s most emblematic squares while your guide tells you the history of this delectable treat, as well as where the word churros comes from!
Next, you’ll wind your way through the heart of this city with deep Moorish and Christian roots. You’ll discover hidden monuments and famous landmarks including Granada’s stunning cathedral, the old Moorish market and iconic squares. Watch the city of Granada come to life as your expert guide tells some of its most fascinating stories.
Next up is Granada’s most famous family-run pastry shop, which has been baking the city’s best pastries since the 19th century! Once inside this gorgeous establishment, you’ll try their most famous treat! After that, you’ll visit two hidden, family-run stores to try two Andalusian staples—freshly fried fish and mouthwatering acorn-fed Iberian ham. Not only will you get to taste these well-loved classics, but you’ll also discover their origin and history, too!
Before you hit the tapas bars, there’s one more very special place to visit—a hidden establishment that will transport you back to medieval Moorish Granada! At this stop, you’ll taste a sweet and savory homemade pastry packed with flavor and tradition from the past.
Last but not least, it’s time for you to learn how to do tapas like a local! You’ll visit one of our absolute favorite tapas bars in the center where you’ll not only try delicious food, but you’ll also get a crash course in doing tapas like a local from your expert guide!
At the end of your tour, your expert guide will be happy to provide tips and suggestions for the rest of your trip. As with all Devour Granada tours, you’ll receive our Devouring Granada Guide! Packed with all our favorite places to eat, drink and shop, it’s the perfect guide to discover even more of the city!
Join us for a dramatic evening of Granada’s best tapas and flamenco! This four-hour experience will paint the picture of flamenco’s importance in Granada, and you’ll also find out why this Spanish city is famous for its incredible tapas scene.
Don’t make the mistake of going to a flamenco show without understanding what you’re about to see, or hop into just any tapas bar expecting greatness. These are quintessential elements of Southern Spain culture, and our expert guides will give you the background information and context you need to not only appreciate Granada’s tapas and flamenco scene, but also fall in love with it!
You’ll meet your expert guide in the center of Granada before they whisk you off to one of the city’s gorgeous family-run tapas bars. It’s here, over great local wine, cured ham, cheese, and more, that your guide will give you an introduction to flamenco. Learn where this unique artform was born, what they’re singing about and how this traditional art form fits into modern-day Spain. Then, armed with this knowledge, you’ll go to what is undoubtedly the best flamenco venue in Granada—the small, intimate La Casa del Arte Flamenco—where you’ll experience the power, passion and sheer drama of real flamenco. Expect world-class dancers, passionate singers, and magical guitar playing!
After the flamenco show ends, it’s time to discover more of Granada’s delicious tapas scene! You’ll start with a glass of vermouth and some freshly prepared tapas at a tiny hole-in-the-wall bar full of locals. As you sip your aperitif, you’ll learn a bit about the history of tapas, and everything you need to know to tackle Granada’s tapas scene on your own!
Next, you’ll wander the streets of Granada a little more before sitting down for dinner at the final stop of the evening—a hidden family-run restaurant with fantastic tapas, local wines and—of course—dessert! It’s the perfect end to a magical night out in Granada!
At the end of your tour, your expert guide will be happy to provide tips and suggestions for the rest of your trip. And as with all Devour Granada tours, you’ll receive a copy of our Devouring Granada mini-guide, which is packed with our favorite places to eat, drink and shop around the city! You’ll also get our special flamenco guide with great resources to learn more!