Two different wine worlds & traditional lunch of Catalan cuisine
Head straight to the wine-growing region of Spain, El Penedès, home to several prestigious vineyards – known locally as “cellers”. Learn all about Cava, a high-quality sparkling wine, as you visit one of the oldest bodegas (more than 150 years of history) in Spain. Discover the vast underground cellars and get amazed by the outstanding example of ‘Modernist’ architecture. After touring the vineyards and cellars, take part in a cava tasting session, savouring the exquisite notes of the local champagne. Later on, sit down and relax with the rest of your family to enjoy a traditional lunch. A delicious 3 course meal of products grown in the surrounding region. Savour the exquisite taste of local Catalan cuisine. In the afternoon, visit a family owned winery and discover how local families of this wine growing area live, while one of the members of the family explains why this winery is based on organic agricultural practices. Learn how the wine is produced, from the first pressing of the grapes to the fermentation in the cellars. This will be accompanied by the chance to sample the product, to see exactly why this region have acquired such international fame.
Things you should know about this activity
Inclusions: Personalized guided tour to the wine-growing region of Spain, El Penedès, from Barcelona. Departure 9am / Return 6pm Transport is included and it is operated in a minivan or air-conditioned mini-coach Visit of one of the oldest Bodegas in Spain, an example of ‘Modernist’ architecture Visit of a family owned winery, based on organic agricultural practices Wine tasting session Savour delicious Cava (local champagne) A professional native guide provides the tour in Spanish or English Lunch of traditional Catalan food Exclusions: Gratuities Hotel Pick Up/Drop Off
Message From The Host
Specific information: This tour is available in English, Catalan and Spanish Please arrive 15 minutes prior the tour Please, bring sun protection during summer season A current valid passport is required on the day of the tour No refunds are available once a tour or service has commenced. If you cancel at least 3 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure or commencement time, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 calendar days of the scheduled departure or commencement time, you will be charged a 100% cancellation fee This tour is not available January 1st and 6th, December 24th, 25th and 26th.