Valencia       March 14-19

 

Fascinating Fallas tour 2015 in Valencia!
 
Do you yearn for the sun and fun of a Spanish fiesta? Do you long to find yourself in the heart of the action?
Valencia invites you to come to this year’s Fallas!
 
Sunny skies, friendly faces and Valencia’s most colourful and flamboyant festivals are waiting to start – and all they need is you!
Join hello Valencia and see the Fallas from the inside like a true Valencian, not as a tourist, on our authentic Fallas tour through the fiesta’s key events!
 
 
• Watch and feel Mascletá – the loudest fireworks show in the world – from a privileged vantage point on a balcony in the city hall square and enjoy an unrivalled view right above the fireworks. Buffet and drinks included
Guided tour of the main Falla monuments – An experienced guide will explain the history and essence of the festival and show you round the most spectacular gigantic papier mâché statues  which have won a place in the Special Category thanks to their breathtaking beauty, before they are burned down on the last night of the festival (the Cremá)
• The offering of flowers to the Virgin (Ofrena de Flores) is one of the main events of the fiestas, and watching the parades close up, decked out in traditional costume with huge, elaborate skirts embroidered in gold and stunning head-dresses, is a breathtaking spectacle of colour and light
• Take a magical evening walk under the beautiful ‘Valencia illuminations’ and marvel at the bright lights of the big city
Firework display: Watch the awesome night fireworks – and don’t miss their grand finale, the Nit del Foc (‘fire night’) on March 19, the most incredible and unforgettable show of colour you’ll ever witness
Taste Valencia’s own sweet treats: buñuelos (pumpkin doughnuts) with hot chocolate sauce
Visit a Casal a backstage pass to the heart of the fiestas, only open to Falla members
• And of course, tuck into a real Valencian paella in a specialist paella restaurant – and even learn to cook it in a special masterclass!
All this in a company of the best Fallas tour guide who speaks your language and will show you the true essence of the city’s number one fiesta.
 
2-days Fallas tour – €185
1-day Fallas tour – €115
Paella cooking class: 25€ supplement
Bookings: ivasage@gmail.com         +34 633 53 40 80    (Ivanna)
 
We can also help you with:
• Accommodation – finding and booking hotels and apartments
• Getting a seat at Valencia’s best restaurants
• Family fun days out at the Bioparc and City of Arts and Sciences)
• Boat trips on the Albufera wetlands with an authentic Valencian lunch
• History and heritage tours                             
Enjoy the REAL Fallas!