Experience the traditions of southern Spain on this day trip to Jerez and Cadiz from Costa del Sol and central Malaga. With an expert guide at your side, visit a prestigious local winery to enjoy a wine tasting and an exhilarating equestrian show featuring Andalusian horses. Then, soak up views of the verdant Andalusian countryside, before cruising along the breathtaking Cadiz coast by ferry. Finish your tour with a tour of Cadiz city center and free time to explore or recharge with some tantalizing traditional cuisine.
Meet your guide in central Malaga or Costa del Sol and travel by air-conditioned coach to Jerez de La Frontera. Drive along the famous Bull Route (Ruta del Toro), a route that owes its name to the area’s numerous cattle farms, where bulls roam freely.On arrival in Jerez, your first stop is the Williams and Humbert winery, one of the most prestigious wineries in the region. Listen as one of the winery staff guides you through the winery and explains the making and ageing of the wine. Enjoy a sample of three types of wine, accompanied with a snack.Then, watch an exciting Andalusian horse show that the winery organizes on its own exhibition tracks. Be enchanted by the horse breaker and his magnificent taming of the Andalusian horse, who will perform a beautiful dance.After the show, relax on your coach and hear interesting stories about the region from your guide as you take in views of the Jerez countryside on the way to Puerto de Santa María, a lovely city in the province of Cadiz. Here, board a local ferry for a sightseeing cruise along the Bay of Cadiz. Relax and admire the pristine beaches and beautiful coast from the deck.Disembark at the port and stroll around the city center. See the famous Puertas de Tierra monument and the 18th-century Cadiz Cathedral. Following your walking tour, enjoy two hours of free time to explore the city or recharge at a local restaurant with some traditional Andalusian food (own expense).Reunite with your guide and enjoy a panoramic sightseeing coach tour of Cadiz before returning to Costa del Sol.