Iberian ham holiday

Andalucia, Seville, Spain

per person
No single supplements
Iberian Ham Holiday
Iberian Ham Holiday

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Holiday overview

From curing to carving, learn everything there is to know about Iberian ham on this delectable Iberian ham short break set in the picturesque village of Alájar, and stay in a 19th century eco-hotel with its own swimming pool more details...

Hours of

Maximum group

Private 1-on-1

Included in the price

Please note that holidays do not include flights, please see the getting there tab for more details

  • Visit to an organic Iberian pig farm
  • Visit to the jamon museum (entrance fee included)
  • Iberian ham and air cured sausage carving and tasting
  • Visit to a local butcher and optional visit to an abattoir
  • Sherry tasting class
  • Iberian pork based cookery class
  • All cooking materials and ingredients
  • All transport to and from the culinary excursions
  • Andalusian breakfast each morning
  • Lunch on days 1 (tapas) and 2 (gourmet tasting menu)
  • Dinner on days 1 and 3
  • Wine and water with all meals
  • 3 nights accommodation at the hotel in a twin/double ensuite room
  • There are NO single supplements for solo travellers joining an existing group, and you will have your own private ensuite double room
  • Compulsory single supplements apply to your booking if there are no other guests confirmed on the course
  • Please note: Should you book onto a course with no other confirmed guests and pay the compulsory single supplement, should another guest confirm their place on the course you will not have to pay the single supplement, and your remaining balance will be reduced accordingly
  • Arrival by 12 noon on day 1, flexible check out on day 4
  • Free return transfers from Aracena bus station to your accommodation in Alajar if you arrive by bus
  • Please note that if a group of 5 to 8 people would like to book all together the transport for the whole break from Seville airport, transfers during the course and the return transfer to Seville airport would be included in the price

Location overview

Stay at this lovingly restored 19th century eco-friendly hotel just over an hour west of Seville airport, where you will be transported to authentic Andalusia and an oasis of calm within one of the most attractive villages within the Sierra de Aracena Natural Park to learn all about the delights of the local prized Iberian ham

Holiday start days

  • This holiday can start on:
  • Mondays
  • Tuesdays
  • Wednesdays
  • Thursdays
  • Fridays
  • Saturdays
  • Sundays

Public holidays / Closures

Please note that this school is closed in July and August each year