Tailor-made deluxe trips for groups or individuals

Valesa Cultural Services – Spain & Portugal has been owned and operated by Americans for the past 55 years. Our background and long experience are your guarantee that we understand and meet the expectations of the most demanding clients.

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Why Valesa Cultural?

We are dedicated to creating unique and fulfilling trips for each client including the best products and services that we personally inspect. Whether individuals or groups, we work collaboratively throughout our tailoring process to personalize each experience down to the last detail. Excellence in our service is our priority and so we proudly offer:

  • The best and most experienced bicultural and bilingual team dedicated to American advisors
  • Local coordinators on the ground in every major city, island, and country
  • American work ethic, methodology, and communication style for a seamless process

Meet the owner…

Marcy Forman, General Manager and Co-Owner, is an accomplished travel professional with 40 years experience. Marcy holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Hotel Administration from Cornell University and Spanish Culture Studies from Southern Methodist University in Madrid.

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General Manager / Co-Owner

Where we operate

At Valesa, we not only understand clients individualized needs, but we are experts on the destinations we service as well. As passionate, bicultural professionals, we provide cultural experiences in:

  • Spain
  • Portugal
  • France
  • Morocco

Once we know all about you and what you’re seeking, we’ll craft the trip that best suits your interests, preferences, and tastes.

Where To Go

Regional Highlights

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Special Interest Trips


Spanish wines are exciting for their different regional varieties and Portugal is renowned for its Port wines and excellent table wines. We arrange private wine tours in both countries, including tastings with experts and visits to private wine cellars for groups.

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Happy Client: Jessica Griscavage

Thank you Jessica Griscavage for sending the Davies to us! They said: Thank you for making this such a wondeful and memorable trip for us.  Your care, knowledge and attention made us feel so welcome for our first trip to Portugal (and Audrey’s first trip to Europe!).  Your friends,  Hans, Jennifer and Audrey Davies

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Summer Sipping: Refreshing Spanish Drinks

Spain’s streets and plazas are always filled with people chatting and enjoying a drink with friends, especially in the summertime. If you’re looking to stay cool in the shade and sip on a refreshing drink, look no further. Here’s a guide to some of the best drinks that capture the essence of Spanish summers. Tinto…

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Available to Valesa Friends Only, must be on our mailing list ! Send your request to our company email:  vcs@valesacultural.com Don’t miss this opportunity to learn the latest and gain a competitive edge in Spain, Portugal, and Morocco with Valesa Cultural Services. Get the scoop on local developments, as well as what Valesa Cultural can offer…

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