Aracena, Cave & Museum of Iberian ham

Aracena, Cave & Museum of Iberian ham
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Situated in the north of the province, 106 km from Huelva, Aracena belongs to the Natural Mountain Park of Aracena and the Aroche Peaks, an area of great environmental value declared a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO.

Explore its main attraction, the spectacular Cave of Wonders (La Gruta de las Maravillas). A source of inexhaustible beauty forged over time by nature - the fusion of simple water and stone elements has created a strange, subterranean landscape which fires the imagination. Its 12 caverns contain long corridors, stalactites and stalagmites arranged in wonderful patterns, along with stunning underground lagoons. Discovered at the end of the 19th century, it was in 1914 when is opened to the public as the first tourist Cave of Spain.

The Museum of Iberian Ham is a must see for tourists as well. Through its seven rooms you will discover, little by little, our protagonist: the pig. You will get to know the process of upbringing, his life in the field, his power, killing traditional and industrial, healing and development process, as well as the process of maturation in cellar. All this in an enjoyable and educational way through audiovisual media: panels and projections which, with the guide’s explanations, give support and clarification of queries that could be formulated.

And don't worry we won´t head back to Seville without tasting the delicious Iberian Ham.

Highlights:
- Aracena is a lovely Andalusian village located on the foot of the Castillo de Aracena and the Iglesia Prioral de Nuestra Señora del Mayor Dolor.
- Water, stones and time have shaped the Cave of Wonders, a phreatic cavity that fires imagination. Stalactites, stalagmites, columns, corridors and lagoons create a magical and wonderful landscape.
- The pig and the ham are the stars of the Museum of Iberian Ham that explains the process from upbringing to maturation of this valuable foodstuff.

Included:
- Multilingual official local tourist guide for the Cave of Wonders and Museum of Iberian Ham.
- Entrance fees to the Cave of Wonders and Museum of Iberian Ham.
- Iberian Ham Tasting.

Departure time:

On Sundays at 08:00 a.m. 
Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour starts!
Tour is not available on 01/01, 06/01, 24/12, 25/12, 31/12.

Duration:
 approx. 10 hours.

Departure Location:

Terminal Andalsur at Avenida de la Constitución nº 5, Seville.

Arrival Location: 
Seville city center.

Note: 
This tour is bilingual and will be in English and Spanish. 
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