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We visited Madrid in early October and did the private wine tour to Ribera del Duero and Rioja wine region. Definitely a highlight of our entire trip!
Explore the famous wine regions of Rioja and Ribera del Duero on this magnificent 3-day journey from Madrid with hotel accommodation. You will visit prominent wineries in both regions and enjoy the comfort of not having to drive. This tour is perfect for lovers of red wine.
How do I make my reservation?
To reserve, simply send us your request by clicking on “Make an enquiry”. We will contact you as soon as possible to confirm availability of your dates.
I would like to extend the trip and add another tour of yours that I like
Yes, of course. Please contact us with your preferences. Additionally, if you add another 1-day or Multi-day tour from Madrid to this existing one, you will receive a 5% discount on the second tour.
Cancellation and changes policy
If cancelled 30 days before the beginning of your trip, 15% of the total services cost will be deducted. For cancellations within 30 days of the starting date of the service, 30% of the total cost will be charged. Tours cancelled within 7 days prior to the start date of your trip are non-refundable. We advise that you consider purchasing Trip Cancellation / Travel Insurance.
Any change request made by the customer after already having booked and confirmed the dates of the tour could imply an additional administration fee of 5% and may also impact the overall price due to provider price changes. Cancellation of the trip may be necessary if date changes impact availability (in which case, the cancellation policy will apply).
This is a tour which allows you to discover 2 famous wines regions in Spain and experience the very best of Spanish wine and gastronomy. There is no need for renting a car, maps and planning which wineries to visit – we have got this for you. You will be chauffeured from your hotel to all the wineries in a private minivan by your expert tour guide. This multi-day tour is ideal to discover true Spanish wine, learn about the culture and witness impressive vineyard landscapes.
*The itinerary below is a sample and can change depending on availability at the wineries and days of the week
You will be picked up at your hotel by your guide and the first stop will be Ribera del Duero, one of Spain´s top wine regions. On the way to Ribera there will be a brief stop in Segovia – a city well-known for its famous Roman aqueduct, cathedral, Alcazar castle, and being a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Once you have arrived in Ribera del Duero there will be visits to 2-3 prestigious wineries where you will taste their best wines. Following the visits, you will enjoy the region´s fine gastronomy by having lunch at a nearby winery or restaurant. Your private guide will then drop you off at your hotel in Burgos and recommend you the best options for your evening meal. Remember to rest well tonight as Rioja awaits you in the morning!
After finishing up breakfast, your guide will pick you up and the private tour of Rioja begins. We have arranged a visit to 2 of our favourite wineries which is concluded with wine tasting. To satisfy your appetite you will be served a traditional Riojan meal for lunch at a local restaurant. Throughout the day your guide will take you to Rioja´s best spots where you will discover the best views of the surrounding landscapes and vineyards. The private tour of Rioja ends with a drop-off at your 12th-Century castle hotel.
Following breakfast, your guide will meet you at the hotel and the journey starts back to Madrid. For one last superb experience, there will be a stop in the charming town of Lerma where you will have tapas. Based on your preferences, you can choose to spend more time in Rioja by yourself or travel from there to another city in Spain.
This tour is available every day of the week, Monday- Sunday and can be booked directly from the booking form below. In case you are interested in a date that shows as not available please contact us.
You will visit 3 interesting wineries that we will choose for you from our knowledge of the area, but we are very happy if you have any specific places that you would like to visit.
Visits to specific wineries depend on availability for visits in English.
Experience the essence of this world-renowned winemaking region with a tour designed to showcase classic Rioja and make you fall in love with the land and its wine. The itinerary we have designed will take you on a romantic journey across Rioja and its vineyards so you can feel its history and tradition and taste some of the best wine in Spain.
Soil, climate, geography, tradition... All of these factors help build to the flavor and character of great wine. The Rioja region and grapes have a distinctive flavor and body that makes them stand out as one of the best wines in the world. But Rioja itself has distinct regions with their own particular terroir, or as it's known in Spain, "terruño". Experience all the variety Rioja has to offer and what makes our wines so special.
Rioja is a land of tradition and innovation. This blend is at the core of the success of the winemakers and cellars form this region. Expertise and craftsmanship are elevated by new methods and design. Nothing illustrates this dance between modernity and heritage like the architectural gems that that house some of the top cellars across the region. Experience this blend of innovation and tradition that makes Rioja so special