Wine lovers certainly won’t go thirsty during their trip to Barcelona. Blessed with the perfect conditions for wine-making, this fabulous region is worldwide famous for its production of Cava – the go-to for sparkling wines.
Enjoy a spectacular day out at some of the region’s top wineries for vineyard tours and tastings in the picturesque, Barcelona wine country. Accompanied by stunning scenery, blissful weather and gorgeous art nouveau cellars, take a tour of boutique wineries where you can indulge in sampling fantastic wines- red or white, still or sparkling. Many excursions also include additional perks from rustic lunches to tapas tasting. So, treat yourself and head to one of our recommended wine experiences in, and around, Barcelona. Wine not, eh?
Boasting “more than just a tour”, enjoy wine tasting whilst experiencing a journey through Spanish culture, here, at the cellar of Oller de Mas and its other wineries. Castle Experience firmly believes that knowledge of the region’s food and wine is intrinsic to understanding its culture. As a result, it seeks to engage all your senses to optimise your wine experience. You´ll be in the hands of true professionals on the basis of their outstanding experience and expertise. They’ll have the answers to all your questions, whether they’re regarding Spanish or Catalan culture, oenology or gastronomy.
It focuses its efforts on travellers wanting to enjoy a relaxing break, away from the fast pace of city life and that appreciate quality food and wine. It has several packages to offer, suiting all price ranges, often starting at 50€ with the more expensive packages pricing around 100€. It stipulates a maximum group size of 15 people and provides multilingual guides. Private and personalised tours are also available to adapt to personal needs and preferences however, as expected, these are significantly more expensive.
Whether you’re looking for just a day trip or a multi-day tour, Wine Tourism Spain can cater to your individual needs. It offers four different daily tours with one of them visiting the beautiful Montserrat. Their private day tour is more affordable than others whilst maintaining its exclusivity.
If one day of guzzling wine simply isn’t enough for you, escape from the city for a short break, complete with an expert local guide, transportation, gastronomy and not forgetting, wine! From Barcelona to Rioja, for one night enjoy an exquisite tapas dinner followed by a day of vino sipping and guided tours of the wineries.
More of a foodie? Who isn’t. Aiming its services at ‘hungry travellers’, it offers a range of unique and exclusive food and wine experiences, gastronomic tours and activities in Barcelona. Its range of packages are perhaps the most diverse of all, offering everything from an electric bike tour with tapas and drinks, a Jeep wine tour, cheese and wine pairing, the cava challenge, a Spanish ham and wine tasting tour… the list is endless!
It welcomes independent travellers, leisure groups and corporate travel and adapts its services to your needs. Many of its packages are discounted online, so if you´re lucky, you may bag yourself a deal!
Sandra Roig is Marketing Director at Apartment Barcelona.