Spain is rich in folklore. Our centenary traditions like bullfighting and flamenco draw many peoples’s attention around the world. Other, less known, traditions like the art of horse dressage are also worth visiting. In CaramelTrail our Folklore tours will allow you to live first-hand experiences.
Spend an unforgettable evening enjoying a Flamenco show in the best corrales of Spain. Madrid or Sevilla… The professionalization of this art form has made it possible to visit and participate in “flamenco” festivals. Depending on the season and availability, we can visit one of these festivals such as the Bienal de Flamenco de Sevilla, Summers del Corral in Granada or the National Contest of Flamenco Art in Córdoba.
Organising seats at a bullfight is not an easy task! Where are the best seats? Who can collect the tickets? Has someone talked you through what you are about to see? Now you can learn the art of bullfighting at the hands of a team of professionals and fulfill your dream to experience this incredible art form!
We work with the Real Maestranza in Seville and other bullrings in Andalucia. We know where the best seats are and we receive dates and information in advance. Our expert guides will arrange tickets and will accompany you and will explain all the secrets of bullfighting, step by step. He will introduce you to bullfighting before the corrida begins. As the afternoon unfolds, your guide will describe what is happening in the ring so you don’t miss any detail!
But as Bullfigthing Corridas are a seasonal activity the perfect way to understand the art of bullfighting if you dont have the chance of watching a bullfight is visiting a famous Spanish bullfarm! This is a privileged way to learn about the bullfighting industry, its history and tradition, the importance of family name and the trials and tribulations of this controversial custom. Travel South towards the “Ruta del Toro” (route of the bull). On arrival you will be met by the owner who will show you around the farm and private bullring. You will travel by 4×4 and have the chance to get very close to the fighting bulls in order to see their size and strength, whilst listening to expert information about the life of a fighting bull from birth through to glorious death in the ring. This daytrip is a very enjoyable and educational experience.
A unique experience and opportunity to discover Andalusian horses, classic dressage and delve into the traditional equestrian world. A unique spectacle in the Andalusian Equestrian School where we will be delighted by a special repertoire.
Fan Painting Class
Want to take home an original hand-made gift? In CaramelTrail we give you the chance of hand painting your own fan! In Sevilla you can spend a morning with a professional fan-artist learning about the origins and the language of the hand fan. During a private class in her studio, located in one of Seville’s most historical plaza’s, she will teach you how to hand paint your own fan using a number of styles and influences. This activity is perfect for art-lovers, families and creative minds.
Contact Carameltrail’s Travel Advisor, to plan your Folklore experience.