Category Archives: Spain

Wine tourism, a different way of getting know Spain

Spain is one of the main wine producer’s in the world and the second European country who export wine to Asia.

Wine Tourism, Spain     Wine tourism, Spain

This fact means that our country is considered one of the main tourist destinations of Wine tourism, a type of culinary tourism specialized in wine, whose focus is to know and discover the winemaking process, the different types and tastes, as well as all his applications.

With Premium Incoming you can discover the world of the wine through our theme tours. In these tours you will have the opportunity to visit the best cellars and vineyards and enjoy the best hotels in the wine growing areas, in Spain as well as Portugal. You could also enjoy wine tasting courses or a wonderful visit to a Spa and take a wine therapy treatment.

Discover the wonderful wine culture and if you wish to find out more about our themed trips, please contact us. Premium Incoming is here to help you. For more information at info@premiumincoming.com

Winter Getaway for incentives in Sierra Nevada

Travel to Sierra Nevada! The perfect place for a winter getaway for incentives. 

Are you ready for a 2 Days Winter Getaway in Sierra Nevada? Explore charming landscapes, perform skiing activities, enjoy the nature and gastronomy of the area.

Sierra Nevada, Granada - Cetursa S.A.

Sierra Nevada, Granada – Cetursa S.A.

Below we suggest a 2 day winter getaway for incentives in Sierra Nevada; however, both the duration of the itinerary and the activities may vary and be adapted according to the dates required, time of year and availability. Keep in mind that it is a suggested travel program; fully customizable under the needs and interests of the client.

Let´s start the team building activities!

Ski escape: Day 1 – Saturday

Mini Olympics (2 hours): Competition with rotation of team activities. 4 activities are carried out (timed biciski, Russian sledding skills, tubbing coordination circuit) or Igloo Construction: Construction of an igloo per team with the materials provided.
Free time for free skiing or with monitors
Lunch: Cabaña Nevasol in Borreguiles
Free time for free skiing or with monitors
Night skiing (2 hours): This service could be done on Thursdays and Saturdays from 19:30 – 21:30. For any other day, you would have to add the extra cost of opening a gondola lift exclusively.
Dinner: Restaurant La Muralla in Pradollano
Guided Tour of the Night Sky at Fuente Alta (1.5 hours): Introductory Workshop on practical astronomy with specialized personnel in the Fuente Alta zone.

Ski escape: Day 2 – Sunday

First Guided Footprints (1.5 hours): Activity that allows the expert skier / snowboarder to perceive new sensations “opening” the tracks from 7.30 to 9 hours and to mark the first tracks. After the high-buffet breakfast session in Borreguiles
Crono Ski (1 hour): Organization of custom competitions. Includes: closed track, first aid, marking, timing, numbers, classifications by times.
Guided excursion with snowshoes (2 hours): Guided panoramic tour of 2 hours including snowshoeing, and ticket access to the area where the activity is carried out
Lunch: Á la Carte Menu in La Alcazaba with views of Pico Veleta
Free time for free skiing or with monitors
Excursion in pisa track machine (2 / 2,5 hours): 18:00-20: 00 Magnificent route in machine pisa track from Pradollano 2.100 m a few meters from Veleta Peak 3398 m. The participants will be able to admire one of the most impressive sunsets of the continent in the highest peak of the south of Europe while they taste cava, chocolate and strawberries.

We are sure that Sierra Nevada will exceed your adventure expectations! In Premium Incoming DMC, we encourage you to experience this 2 Day Winter Getaway for incentives.

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Summer incentive trip in Andorra. 48 hours of adventure!

The principality of Andorra is the perfect place for an intense incentive trip! Explore charming landscapes, enjoy adventure excursions, and be delighted by the nature, culture, and gastronomy. Are you ready for 48 hours of adventure in Andorra?

Day 1: Land Adventure in Andorra

Put on the mountain clothes because is time for a day of adventure in Andorra!

Trekking routes in Andorra

One of the best ways to go trekking in Andorra is with guided tours. It does not only assure us to take the right route and practice trekking with total security but also allows us to receive information of interest of the natural environment you walk through.

There are a lot of trekking routes you cannot miss, such as: Ruta Rec de Solâ, Circuit de les Fonts, Cami de costasseda, Cami Rocafort, Vall de’ Enclar and much more.

senderismo andorra

Canyoning

Discover a new mountain overview by practicing this fascinating activity from the ravines of Segudet, Boixols, and much more. Enjoy fascinating jumps, natural slides in the rock, rappels under waterfalls, and pools of incredible beauty. During canyoning, be accompanied by a professional mountain guide who will give you the necessary instructions.

On the other hand, if you are passionate about cars or horse rides, we recommend you to the following activities that will totally awake your adventurous spirit:

Jeep 4×4 routes

Live an exciting experience through a Jeep route where nature, adventure, 4×4, motor, mountain, history and legend combine perfectly…  A unique speed experience that will strengthen your relationship with your colleagues!

jeep 4x4 andorra

Horse routes

This beautiful activity does not differentiate in age the pleasure of discovering beautiful places through walks and routes for all levels. Horses for adults and ponies for children from 5 years old, will delight parents and children, groups, friends and of course working colleagues.Ruta caballos andorra

Day 2: Water Adventure in Andorra

On the second day prepare the swimsuit because you are going to get wet!

Rafting

The main activity of the day is the descent of the river rapids. It is a wild water course, very exciting and in which you will enjoy incredible emotions:  all the stretches of the river are full of surprises and full of jolts and plunges … The fun and the dip are guaranteed!

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Diving in the lakes of the mountains of Andorra

Underwater activities take place between the mountains, guaranteeing you a view that very few divers have experienced. Get immerse yourselves in lakes located at an altitude that exceeds 2,000 meters, where the water spends much of the year frozen.

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Finally end the day with an spectacular dinner experience!

Dinner at Grandvalira Igloo Hotel

The Grandvalira Igloo Hotel is built entirely from ice and snow. It is a real igloo, especially decorated by our artists where you can have a different lunch experience. The Igloo Hotel has 5 independent bedrooms with room for up to 6 people (one of them is a suite with an en-suite bathroom and private Jacuzzi), and public areas with a bar-restaurant, toilets, terrace and Jacuzzi.

Igloo-restaurant

In addition, on the first Saturday of August Andorra la Vella Village Festival is celebrated. So, you can enjoy this traditional event that lasts 3 days.

We are sure that Andorra will exceed your expectations of Adventure! At Premium Incoming DMC, we encourage you to organize your company incentive trip here. Contact us for more information at info@premiumincoming.com

Ferrari Land opens its doors in Barcelona

The first Ferrari theme park in Europe opens its doors in Tarragona, Barcelona. With 60,000 square feet of space, including a luxury hotel and a complete gastronomic offer. Get excited with this unique experience in Europe!

Located at PortAventura World, the biggest resort in the south of Europe, with a great offer of hotels, theme parks, convention centre and Mediterranea Beach & Golf Club. Ferrari Land makes you feel feel like a true Formula 1 driver.

The star attraction is the vertical accelerator, a roller coaster that reaches 180 km/h in 5 seconds which makes you feel as you were behind the wheel of a Ferrari. It also has a full size scaletric and attractions for younger kids.

Ferrari Land photoFerrari Land. Source: http://www.cntraveler.com/story/spains-new-ferrari-land-is-disney-world-for-car-fanatics

Also, you will find other theme parks such as: PortAventura Park and PortAventura Caribe Aquatic Park, where you can spend a fantastic day of fun and adventure.

PortAventura Park

      PortAventura Park

The Convention Centre is also an interesting space of PortAventura World, with 18 multifunctional rooms perfectly adaptable to any type of event, a capacity of 10 to 3,000 people, and a perfect location, just a 5 minute walk from PortAventura resort hotels!

Convention Centre        Convetion Centre

According to accommodation, PortAventura World has five 4 star hotels: the Gold River hotel, PortAventura hotel, Caribbean hotel and Hotel El Paso, and also a 5 star hotel, the Mansion Lucy Hotel.

Hotel Mansión de Lucy         Mansion Lucy Hotel

To finish, you wil find the Beach Club, a recreation space in front of the sea where you can relax, and the Golf Club which consists of 3 golf courses intended for both amateur and professional audiences.

BEACH CLUB

      Beach Club

Golf Club       Golf Club

Do not think more and plan your next trip to this great attraction with the help of Premium Incoming DMC.

For further information or reservations, contact us to info@premiumincoming.com and enjoy this unique European adventure!

Madrid or Barcelona: What city choose to visit?

If you are wondering about what city choose to visit: Madrid or Barcelona. These two destinations are totally recommended for holidays with family and friends and for incentive trips within Spain. Keep reading and discover the best of both cities!

Art, architecture and heritage.

In Madrid you will find the Triangle of Arts formed by the Prado Museum, the Thyssen-Bornemisza and the Reina Sofía National Museum; three of the world´s greatest art galleries. You will also find the Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo del Escorial, considered a World Heritage Site and the Temple of Debod, an Egyptian temple located in the heart of the city, a few steps from the Royal Palace. Do not forget to visit the green lung of the city: the Retiro Park, where you can enjoy a water ride on a boat or admire the Crystal Palace.

temple_debod

In Barcelona, the only city in the world awarded with the Architecture Prize, you can visit the Sagrada Familia, the Güel Park, the Pedrera and the Casa Batlló; all of them works of the modernist architect Gaudí. It is also recommended to visit the popular Gothic quarter, next to Las Ramblas, one of the most beautiful and ancient areas of the city. Finally, a “must visit” for lovers of modern art is the Raval district, where the MACBA (Museum of Contemporary Art of Barcelona) is located.

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Sport: football

The Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, home of the Real Madrid team, is one of the most visited places in the Spanish capital. Another main club is Atlético de Madrid, which owns The Vicente Calderon Stadium, located on the banks of Manzanares river. Madrid has a deeply rooted football tradition that fills the city with life the “games days”.

stadium_bernabeu       Santiago Bernabeu Stadium

stadium_vicente_calderon       Vicente Calderon Stadium

Barcelona hosts the largest football field in Europe with a capacity of almost 100,000 spectators, FC Barcelona´s Camp Nou. In the Stadium, there have been concerts of famous artists like Michel Jackson or Bruce Soringsteen.

Like the two prevois stadiums, if offers the possibility to take a tour to discover the interior and visit its museum.

stadium_camp_nou       Camp Nou Stadium FC Barcelona


Gastronomy

The gastronomic proposals of both cities are excellent and it is a must to go for tapas and “cañas (small glass of beer) either in Madrid or in Barcelona. If you are in Madrid, you must try a typical squid sandwich in the surroundings of the Plaza Mayor. If you travel in winter, to shelter from the cold and warm up, the best option is to hace a cup of hot chocolate with churros, a sweet made with wheat flour cooked in oil. Do not forget to enjoy a plate of stew, one of the most representative recipes of Madrid cuisine.

food_churros

A classic of Barcelona is the “pan tumaca”, a simple recipe of bread with tomato that serves both for breakfast and to accompany colf meat or any dish when eating. In addition, if you like sweet, a typical delicacy of Barcelona cusine that you should try is the Catalan cream, a cheese dessert that is usually served with honey or nuts. Finally, a classic of streetfood is the delicious coca, a salty mass covered with vegetables similar tot he italian focaccia.

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Shopping 

Madrid and Barcelona are two Europe’s top cities for shopping. Both have a varied offer to satisfy all tastes, from Spanish brands at economic prices to luxury brands, such as the Golden Mile in Madrid, Salamanca´s district, There awaits us the shops of the most famous international designers and boutiques of haute couture in Spain. You will also find the most significant luxury fashion outlets in Spain, Las Rozas Village in Madrid and La Roca Village in Barcelona. It is also worth mentioning the “Paseo de Gracia” in Barcelona, ​​one of the main avenues, due to its tourist importance, commercial areas, business and a great showcase of outstanding works of modernist architecture in Barcelona.

shopping_roca_villageLa Roca Village. Source: https://wannabemag.com/garaziibarrolaza/gucci-la-roca-village/

 

shopping_rozas_village       Las Rozas Village. Source: http://www.minube.com/fotos/rincon/2050/333747


Nightlife

Madrid has a lively nightlife, some of the most popular places to get out are the neighborhood of Huertas, Malasaña and Gran Via. In addiction, there are countless discos that fitl all styles.get_out_malasaña        The neighborhoof of Malasaña. Source: Condé Nast Traveller.

In Barcelona, the Port Olimpic on the coast, is one of the party areas par excellence, especially in summer. Also, in the most central districts, we find a wide offer of bars, terraces, pubs and nightclubs.

Without a doubt, the two cities joy a privileged environment to enjoy the nightlife.

port_olimpic      Port Olimpic Barcelona

Both cities have a great variety of tourist attractions and constitute an excellent destination for business or leisure. We encourage you to personally discover the best of each and leave your trip in the hands of a specialist such as Premium Incoming DMC.

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Easter traditions in Europe!

Easter is around the corner! and every country has its own way to celebrate it. Find some of the most popular and unusual traditions among our European destinations and do not miss anything during your Easter themed tour in Europe! 

easter in europe

Easter in Europe, Prague

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