Is it possible to keep the kiln burning for generations? Build a triangular tower? Plant herbs and flowers in a vineyard? Polish three colored marble? How could Vicente Ferrer gather thousands of people in front of the Alicante cathedral and be elected a saint?
The wine, marble and ceramics route + shopping time in the city of Alicante.
AGOST: Five generations of potters, modelling clay, maintaining the fire, preserving tradition, cultivating sensitivity, seeking uniqueness, returning to the roots. This is Emili Boix Ceramics in Agost. This artist and anthropologist will surprise you, as his furnace from the Moorish period will.
NOVELDA: If Agost is the centre of ceramics and potters, Novelda is the Spanish centre of marble. We will visit one of the most important polishing factories with a large exhibition of different types of marble in large pieces. Continuing from here, you can choose between the following stops:
We will then move on to the capital of our province:
ALICANTE: Free time for shopping and lunch at famous Corte Ingles where you will be invited for a drink with tapa, get a 10% discount on purchases and vat free for non-EEC. Panoramic tour of the city by bus.
Return to the hotel between 17:30-18:30 hours.