This getaway to Barcelona includes a tour to the region of El Penedès, the wine region par excellence in Catalonia, where you will tour the vineyards in an off-road vehicle and taste some of its best wines and cavas accompanied by tapas and appetizers. This getaway to Barcelona includes a hotel in the center of Barcelona, an excursion to El Penedés with a visit to a wine cellar and a visit to a cava cellar, a tour of the vineyards in a 4x4, an explanation of the winemaking process, a tasting of four wines and four cavas and food pairings from the region. If you are a lover of wine and the good life... this getaway is for you! 🍷🥂
Lodging in a central hotel in Barcelona
Guided tour of El Penedès with a visit to two wineries, a tour of the vineyards in a 4x4, tasting of four wines and four glasses of cava accompanied by appetizers and tapas.
Hotel pick-up and drop-off service
Other tickets, transfers and services not mentioned in What included
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On this getaway to Barcelona you will discover the wine region of El Penedès on a guided tour that will last half a day. This excursion starts at 9 am in the center of Barcelona where a bus will take you to the first stop: a boutique winery in El Penedès that has two thousand years of tradition and family management. In it you will discover the process of making and preserving the wine, the grapes they use and their fabulous vineyards through a tour of about 40 minutes in an off-road vehicle accompanied by an oenologist who will tell you about the history and the most interesting facts about this winery. . To finish, you will taste a tasting of four of their best wines accompanied by a good pairing in their tasting room and you will visit the stately home where the family that manages the winery resides. The next stop will be a cellar specializing in cava, a symbol of Catalonia. Here you will visit its vineyards and taste four different glasses of cava paired with appetizers and tapas from the region. This winery will surprise you with its oldest part lit only by candles, ideal to end this tour of El Penedès. At the end, the bus will leave you again at the starting point, in the center of Barcelona, a few steps from La Rambla and La Pedrera, so you can take advantage of the afternoon to get to know La Pedrera - Casa Milà, walk the Ramblas of Barcelona, visit the Cathedral of Barcelona and the Gothic Quarter, and go to the Casa Batlló. At night, you have many options for dining in the center where the Gothic Quarter and El Born are the liveliest areas.
The Barcelona - El Prat airport is very well connected to the city center so you won't have any problems getting to your hotel. Here we give you a list with all the options to transfer you from the Barcelona Josep Tarradellas-El Prat airport to the center of Barcelona.
El Penedès has the best cava in the world, the Mascaró Brut Nature Pure which in 2020 won the gold medal, Best in class, in the international competition The Champagne & Sparkling Wine World Championships, organized by Tom Stevenson. This cava is made with 80% Parellada grapes and 20% Macabeo.
With this excursion you will discover the wine country of El Penedès on a tour of the vineyards by jeep. During this you will visit two wineries: one for wine and the other for cava. In both you will taste their products in a tasting of 4 wines and 4 different cavas that include tapas and appetizers.
Start of the activity: at 9:00 AM
Duration: half a day
Departure and return point: Passatge de la Concepció, 7 (center of Barcelona).
What does this tour of El Penedès include?
Which wines will you taste? ?
Sauvignon Blanc 2016
Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah 2014
Xarel.lo Chardonnay 2015
Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
Which cava will you taste?
Gran Reserva 2014 Xarel·lo, Macabeo & Parellada
Vintage Gran Reserva 2012 Xarel·lo & Chardonnay
Cuvée Gran Reserva 2014 Xarel·lo & Chardonnay
Vintage Rosé Gran Reserva 2013 Pinot Noir
What snacks and tapas are included throughout the tour?
Selection of toasted bread
Goat cheese and quince praline
Bread toast with fuet
Bread toast with Iberian ham
Selection of cured sheep cheese
Pick up and drop off at the hotel
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