Course on mushrooms of the Priorat.
Learn to know them and know when, where and why they come out.
Forest with Mushrooms
Would you like to know when, where and why mushrooms pop up? Would you like to differentiate the poisonous from the edible varieties? Would you like to learn the experts' best kept secrets? If you are interested on any of these questions, the guided tours are meant for you. These tours are suitable for everyone, it is not necessary a great physical condition and it's about enjoying mother nature and trying to learn as much as possible on what we like the most, Mushrooms. In our area, mushrooms can be found all year round, except in the Summer where if there is no rain things get tough. Autumn, Winter and Spring are good seasons, being Autumn when most mushrooms can be spotted.
Forest with No Mushrooms
From experience we know that when the forest is packed with mushrooms they get all the attention and sometimes it is difficult to take note of everything we talk about. So, when there are no mushrooms it is also a great idea to go for a walk. In these guided tours we can delve into topics such as habitats, soils, orientations, plants associated to mushrooms, methods of conservation, culinary recipes etc. Many questions and answers, stories, secrets and experiences that will prepare you for when the desired rain comes and mushrooms begin to show.
Information and prices.
The guided tours last for 4 or 5 hours (morning) and are suitable for all ages.
Mushroom Tour is free for Children between 0 and 5 years old.
In case of cancellation due to bad weather, or other reason, the tour will be relocated to the following day. If the client does not have availability for the next date, the amount will be fully refunded