Rural Valencia and Horchata Tour for Groups - €60
Uncover the rural heartland of Valencia - La Huerta de Valencia - and see how the famous “horchata” drink is made on this great half-day tour steeped in history and tradition.
If you'd like to step back in time and discover how the simple life was, then this is the tour for you! .
Travelling by private bus to the nearby town of Alboraya, your begin with a visit to the tiger nut fields.
Tiger nut, also known as nut grass or earth almond, is the key ingredient in the horchata drink. Learn about the cultivation of this fascinating crop before heading off to the Horchata Museum.
You will feel as though you are stepping back in time visiting the wonderfully preserved, 400 year old farmhouse. Discover how centuries old huertas were run along with forgotten agricultural techniques. And, of course, see how the rich horchata drink is made!
To top off your visit, you will be treated to a freshly made horchata drink, served with fartons (sweet iced buns).
Price (per person):
Adults: €60 (*)
(*) Supplement applies for private tour, please contact us.
Departure Time: 10am
Duration: 3 hours
Meeting Point: Alboraya metro station.
Languages: Spanish, English, French or Italian. Alternative languages available by request.
Suitable for: Everybody
What to Bring: Hat and sunscreen, comfortable clothing and footwear.
Includes: Transport from Valencia to Alboraya, visit to agricultural fields and the Horchata Museum and refreshments (horchata and fartons).
Private guide is not included in the basic tour. Supplement applies for private tour.
Standard private tours available for groups of 15 people.
Please contact us if you require a private tour for smaller groups.
E-ticket: Upon receipt of full payment, you will receive your e-ticket confirming the date, time and meeting place of your tour, along with any other necessary details.