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Shepherd for a day photo

This 4-hour experience will bring you into contact with nature and animals and help you to get to know the primary (agricultural and livestock) sector better.

Would you like to spend a day with a real Basque shepherd? Get to know the essence and everyday work involved of shepherding and enjoy a unique and different experience that is full of Basque tradition.

We propose an unforgettable experience for couples, groups of friends or with your family. The kids will be particularly delighted by it.

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What does it consist of?

You start by accompanying the shepherd while he tends his flock and get to know more about the latxa breed. You will be amazed by the sheepdog’s skills, moving the flock on the orders of the shepherd.

You will then learn how to milk a sheep and, if it is the right season, help to shear one.

Finally, you can taste the exquisite cheese produced on the farm.

This experience will allow you to switch off from the stress of city life and enjoy the green landscapes of Biscay, while acknowledging the value of traditional occupations and features.

Where can this experience be enjoyed?

If you are in Enkarterri, go to Caserío Buniete of Isusi anaiak in Güeñes.

Useful information

Where Güeñes
When From February to July
Price Adults: 10€Children 4 – 12: 5 €

Under 3s: Free of charge

Information tel. 946.802.976
More information www.visitenkarterri.cominfo@enkartur.net

You can also be shepherd for a day in the area of Abadiño, helped by Alluitz Natura.

Useful information
Where  Abadiño
When All year roud
Price Adults: 18€ Children: 4€
Information tel. 688.875.120
More information info@alluitznatura.comwww.alluitznatura.com

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