If you are a Rioja fan, you will be thrilled by the wineries you will visit in this wine holiday and amazed by the “Riojana” gastronomy. You will be departing from Madrid and you will be for two full days in Rioja D.O.Ca., around the mythical towns of Haro, Logroño, Elciego, and Laguardia. You will visit four stunning bodegas producing high-quality and awarded wines, using different winemaking methods. You will enjoy delicious gastronomy from the area, made using local and seasonal products. And you will ride around the two most recognized sub-regions within La Rioja: Rioja Alta and Rioja Alavesa. An unforgettable wine tourism experience!
4 wine tastings including top-quality wines and food pairing experiences
Guided-visit of 4 wineries and their vineyards, classified under D.O.Ca. Rioja
Enjoying the history and main facts describing the origin and today’s relevance of Rioja
Stops and visits of Laguardia and Elciego to enjoy the views of heritage sites
You will be staying in a four-star hotel, a beautiful landmark building in the town of Haro, founded in 1373 as a convent.
Day 1: Departing from Madrid - Arriving in Haro
08:30 Depart from Madrid
12:00 Arriving in Haro and visiting the first winery
13:00 Wine tasting and tapas pairing experience
Lunch at the winery
16:00 Visiting the second bodega - wine tasting
Viewpoint to take photos
18:00 Arriving at the hotel in Haro
08:30 Departing to visit the beautiful town of Laguardia
10:30 Visiting the first bodega of the day - wine tasting and tapas pairing in the vineyard. You will enjoy the stunning views from this site.
13:00 Visiting the second bodega and its impressive architecture - winemaking style explanation and wine tasting
14:30 Gastronomic lunch paired with top-quality Rioja D.O.Ca. wines
16:30 Return to Madrid
20:30 Arriving time
La Rioja is one of the most renowned wine regions worldwide, producing top-quality red wines and more recently, also awarded for its white wines. This is a must-see wine region if you are a wine enthusiast, especially if you love big reds!
Meals will be paired with wonderful wines to enhance your wine tasting and gastronomic experience. You will eat culinary specialties from La Rioja area based on seasonal and fresh products, most of them organically and farmed produced. You must inform Colorful Wines about any food allergies or dietary restrictions when you book a tour or an event so they will have enough time to make the necessary arrangements.
The following meals are included:
The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:
Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
Other dietary requirements on request
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation
4 wine tastings and pairing experiences, including around 20 different wines
Gastronomic meals, all paired with top-quality Rioja D.O.Ca. wines
Guided visits by a highly experienced wine and heritage expert
Stops to discover stunning views and the towns of Rioja
21% Spanish taxes
Wineries entrance fees
A surprise gift
Transportation in a comfortable car or mini-van with air conditioning
Complimentary water and sunscreen
2 lunches (Saturday and Sunday)
Dinner on Saturday and breakfast on Sunday
1 night's accommodation
What's not included
Guide service fee
Driver service fee
Any private expenses
Room service fees
A reservation requires a deposit of 12.1% of the total price.
The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.