Wine tasting tour to Rioja with a private guide

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Tour Number

Activity Level

50652


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Food and Wine, Local Experience

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be at least 5 feet tall

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), French (conversational), Spanish (fluent)

Best Wine Tasting tour in Rioja


This full day tour combines wine tastings in the world renowned Rioja area and lunch in a local restaurant. 2 cellars to be discovered on the Tour!

The tour is designed to guide you into one of the oldest traditional "cave-cellars" in the area, dug 7-8 meters deep under the houses. Unique experience not to be missed!!

As well as it includes visiting and tasting wines in one of the most famous local wineries. Tour along "Marques del Riscal" Winery cellar/hotel (it was designed by Frank Gehry, the architect who designed the Guggenheim museum in Bilbao)!

Walking tour along the medieval streets of Laguardia, one of the most charming towns in La Rioja area before discovering local home made food. Lunch in an off the track local restaurant, not touristy!

Itinerary

San Sebastian, Bilbao or Pamplona -La Guardia town in Rioja-2 Cellars plus wine tasting -Lunch- return to San Sebastian, Bilbao Pamplona.
(for pick ups and drop offs in other cities please ask)

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Hotel, airport, port...

End location: At the same place

Duration: 9 hours

Transportation

Private air conditioned transport

What’s Included

Other: English, Spanish and Basque speaking local and private guide.
Private driver service.
Private air conditioned transport.
Lunch in a local restaurant, 3 courses meal. Menu to be chosen once in the restaurant, not fixed menus. Customer's choice.
Wine tastings, 6 different wines.
Entrance fees to the wineries.
All transport expenses, such as toll roads, petrol & parking fees.
Hotel pick up and drop off.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 Euros - Having some cash on hand is always a good idea for purchases of personal items as needed. Like extra food, drinks...

What’s Extra

Other: Private groups up to 8 people due to the transport license. For bigger groups please ask for a quote.

Other food and drinks

A Recent Review of this tour

We loved our tour in Rioja with Iker. He was a wonderful guide and extremely personable and informative. We visited 3 different types of wineries to experience the differences in process and taste. Lunch at a local restaurant was fabulous and filling! I highly recommend Iker.
Carolyn Powell

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Private tour guide Iker

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