3 Days - 2 Nights
This Rioja private tour will take you to some of the best wineries of Rioja, surrounded by some of its most amazing scenery. Nestled between 66.000 hectares of vineyards, stunning medieval villages and the impressive Sierra Cantabria mountain range, you will have an unforgettable journey enjoying the world-class wines and gastronomy. We only visit the finest vineyards that harvest grapes from their centenary old vineyards producing a small quantity and excellent fine wines. From the famous Tempranillo grapes to the Viura, Granache, Graciano or Mazuelo you will experience the brand range of Rioka´s wines and enjoy every glass.
On this three-day Rioja private tour, we will visit La Rioja Alavesa and La Rioja Alta and discover the best places with them, such as Laguardia, Logroño, Haro, Briones, Sajazarra or Cuzcurrita . We will combine our winery visits with meals at woderful traditional restaurants and sleep in the most charming boutique hotels in the area.
* This private tour can be adapted to your specific preferences and requirements.
Three-Day Rioja private tour, discovering the best wineries, gastronomy and scenery
Private Tour, Guide & High End Transport
Discover The Most Stunning Places of Rioja
Visit the Top Wineries With Multiple Tastings
Lunch In The Most Prestigious Restaurants
Stay In Charming Boutique Hotels
Day 1: Laguardia
The Rioja wine region has over 600 different cellars yet we carefully select only the finest to visit: ancient, boutique, personal and with top rated wines.
Pick up at Bilbao/San Sebastian airport or your hotel in one of our high end vehicles for maximum comfort by one of our expert local guides.
Visit two of the most prestigious wineries with tasting of their premium wines. Get ready to taste all types of Rioja wines (Cosecha, Crianza, Reserva and Gran Reserva) and wines ranked 90+ Parker.
Charming picnic in one of the wineries with traditional Spanish products such as Iberican Ham or Spanish omelette.
Introduction and exploration of the medieval town of Laguardia, one of the most beautiful places in Rioja Alavesa with its fortified wall, narrow cobbled streets and vineyards and mountain views. You will see why it’s known as one of the most stunning towns in all of Spain.
Take the best pictures from our secret view points of the wonderful landscape of the Rioja vineyards, the Ysios cellar (designed by Santiago Calatrava) and Marques de Riscal (designed by Frank Gehry)
Day 2: Haro
Discover the magical city of Haro, the capital of Rioja Alavesa. Surrounded by wineries and founded in the 13th century and possessing all the secrets to making the most selected Rioja Wines.
We will visit two/three wineries in the beautiful "Train Station" neighbourhood highly used by the French when the Phylloxera hit the French vineyards.
For lunch you will enjoy a tasting menu-lunch in a top rated traditional restaurant.
We will visit Haro and Briones, a small little village regarded as one of the most beautiful places of Spain. From this town we will have the best views of the Ebro river on its way through the Rioja vineyards.
Day 3: Logroño
Day three of our Rioja Private Tour you will visit the capital of Rioja and we will take you to two a special winery with centuries of history.
For lunch we will do embark on our specially created Pintxos and Tapas Food Tour around La Calle Laurel of Logroño, well known for the impressive selection of Pintxos and of course the wide variety of Rioja Wines, eating where the local eat, like a local.
Drop at the airport or next destination in Northern Spain.
We are a family business, fully insured and licensed for tours in Northern Spain.
We offer the best quality services in all that we do.
We have over five years' experience in the tourism & travel sphere.
For your comfort and safety, our tours are in luxury new vehicles.
We accept all types of debit/credit cards and PayPal.
All our reviews on Tripadvisor are rated 'excellent'.
Our partnerships are with small family businesses who maintain a respect for sustainability and authenticity.
We consider wine to be an art, and each cellar we visit has a great story behind it.
We partner with traditional local restaurants that use only seasonal produce.
We go to infrequently-visited small towns & villages that rarely appear in the travel guides.
Our team is experienced in the wine and gastronomy worlds.
Our team are locals who genuinely love and know the North of Spain inside out.
Whilst we have carefully planned our tours, we aim to cater to our clients' needs, and will adjust the itinerary when needed.
With us you will not feel like you are on a tour, but rather having a trip with local friends.