Tenedor Tours is led by Gabriella Ranelli, who has been creating unique and original private tours in the Basque Country and Spain for more than 20 years. We specialize in designing unforgettable trips based on your individual interests and travel styles.
"Thank you so much for welcoming us. Loved cooking with you both, learning about the culture, traditions & techniques. We have so greatly enjoyed our time in Spain, especially our days in San Sebastian. Thank you for helping us celebrate our anniversary!"
"To a wonderful experience, great shopping, tasting, cooking and exploring and drinking. The food was wonderful and the basil emulsion was eye opening. The lime topping on the dessert was perfecto! Muchas gracias por todo!"
"We enjoyed our cooking class today immensely! We were treated like royalty and the food was awesome! Thank you so much!"
"Fabulous experience and a charming team!"
"Extremely perfect, the food was delicious but what was very special was the background and history of the region. Thank you!"
"We had a wonderful time. The shopping and tasting to begin was informative and fun. The personalized cooking group was better than we could have hoped. Thanks for a great experience."
"Two Thumbs up!"
"Thank you for a wonderful afternoon of Basque cooking, mayonnaise and punky prawns my favorites! We enjoyed learning about the culture and cuisine. We loved the food, the laughter and the wines. Thank you for your warm welcome and for teaching us about th"
When the winds start blowing and the air gets chilly, there is nowhere we’d rather go than to the villages in the mountains. San Sebastian is ringed by low-slung mountains and foothills, and by traveling just half an hour inland, you can reach some of the most beautiful landscapes, charming towns, and lovely villages.Read more
The type of tourism that we offer supports a good local economy, meaning that we walk the walk when it comes to sourcing ingredients, dining at restaurants, visiting producers, and recommending shops. The places that we take you to are the places where we eat, shop, and visit ourselves.Read more
Big Week, Big Time: Understanding the tall and short of San Sebastian’s summer festival of ‘pura alegria’. August 13-20, 2016 Compared to many deeply rooted festivals in Spain, Semana Grande’s history in San Sebastian is relatively short-lived. But the Big Week is absolutely packed with festivities, markets, contests, competitions, concerts and a general sense of joie de vivre which make it a high point of summer.Read more
It’s summertime, blessed summer time in San Sebastian, a town which devours the sunshine as much as it does good food. And summer is entirely about seizing the day. The San Sebastian Jazz Festival makes the town that already seems like paradise infinitely better. Here are a few tips on how to make the most out of your days spent in the city during Jazzaldia based our past enjoyment of this festival.Read more