Famous wine routes of Spain

Famous wine routes of Spain

Spain

A 7 days tour to Spain and discover places famous for wines.


Day 1 : BARCELONA – VILAFRANCA DEL PENEDÉS – BARCELONA

Departure from BARCELONA (Pick up from the hotel). We continue to VILAFRANCA DEL PENEDÉS, where we’ll visit the Torres wine cellar with “maridaje” lunch. Afterwards we return to BARCELONA and we

finish the day with a sightseeing. Accommodation and night at your Leisure.

 

Vilafranca del Penedes, Spain      Barcelona, Spain     

Day 2 : BARCELONA – ZARAGOZA – LOGROÑO

Departure to LOGROÑO. We’ll be stop in ZARAGOZA to visit the Pilar Cathedral and lunch. We continue our route. Visit to

LOGROÑO, you’ll see the old town, Cathedral of “la redonda” (built in the 16th century), the market square, Santa María de Palacio, and you also walk by the Jacobean way (calle Ruavieja, the first in the city and the main street of the original settlement). In plaza de Santiago, on the ground, you will see a giant version of the Goose board game (Juego de la Oca). Arrival to the Hotel and “tapas” dinner in the Laurel Street. Accommodation in LOGROÑO.

Barcelona, Spain      Zaragoza, Spain      Logrono, Spain     

Day 3 : LOGROÑO – SANTO DOMINGO DE LA CALZADA - SAN MILLAN

We start the day with visit to a wine cellar (BODEGAS ALCORTA), we continue to

DINASTIA

VIVANCO WINE MUSEUM. Afterwards we follow to Santo Domingo de la Calzada, free time for lunch.

We continue to Yuso and Suso Monasteries. Monastery of Suso is the cradle of Spanish language because it was here that Gonzalo de Berceo wrote the first cultured poetry in the Castilian language. The Yuso library contains over 300 documents dated between the 11th and 15th centuries, incunables, codices from the 12th and

13th centuries, and so on.. We follow to the Hotel in HARO. Dinner and accommodation.

Logrono, Spain      Santo Domingo de la Calzada, Spain      San Millan de la Cogolla, Spain     

Day 4 : HARO – BILBAO – HARO

We departure to BILBAO, where we’ll visit the Guggenheim museum. After the visit we’ll have the lunch in its restaurant. We finish our visit to BILBAO with a guided visit. We return to the hotel in HARO. Dinner and accommodation.

Haro, Spain      Bilbao, Spain     

Day 5 : HARO – ELCIEGO - LA GUARDIA - BURGOS – PEÑAFIEL

We departure to ELCIEGO, where is located MARQUES DE RISCAL wine cellar, its new building was designed by the Canadian architect, Frank O. Gehry. After the visit to the wine cellar, we continue to LA GUARDIA, where we’ll visit BODEGAS YSIOS, Santiago Calatrava designed it from the sublimation of the outline of a row of barrels. Inside, too, you will find the same ultra-modern style. After that free time for lunch. We follow our rute to Burgos, guided visit of the old town and its famous

cathedral. And our journey ends in PEÑAFIEL cradle of Ribera del Duero wines. Accommodation.

Haro, Spain      Elciego, Spain      Burgos, Spain      Penafiel, Spain     

Day 6 : PEÑAFIEL

Visit to the PEÑAFIEL Castle Declared a National Monument in 1917, it is considered one of the most beautiful forts from the medieval period and has been compared poetically with an immense boat. We also visit The Plaza del Coso is a site of Festivals and Traditions. Afterwards we continue to

COMENGE and LEGARIS wine cellars to visit the installations and taste their wine products. Time at

your leisure. You can spend this free time to enjoy the hotel spa (optional and O.R.) or take a Spanish cooking class. Gala dinner and accommodation.

Penafiel, Spain     

Day 7 : PEÑAFIEL – SEGOVIA – MADRID

Breakfast. Departure to SEGOVIA. Sightseeing, and you’ll visit the Alcazar. Afterwards we continue to Madrid. Sightseeing of MADRID and end of our tour

Penafiel, Spain      Segovia, Spain      Madrid, Spain