Wine Club Tour

Wine Club Tour

4 day wine tour in Catalonia - Ideal for wine clubs and private groups

On this tour you will visit some of the best wineries in Catalonia, from the excellent Priorat wines, the sparkling wine cava and some fabulous wines from the Penedès wine district. Also, you will have the possibility of discovering the historical Montsant wine district as well as Alella, just 15 minutes away from Barcelona. On the tour you meet the winemakers and owners of several wine houses themselves and will be able to learn directly from them.

Introduction to the Wine Club Tour

We will combine the winery visits with a wide range of interesting restaurants in the wine country, some of them recommended by Michelin or even a star in the Michelin Guide and so experience the perfect food and wine pairing.

On the tour you will have wine tastings, in some cases vineyard visits, a knowledgeable guide, and transportation to and from your hotel/resort in a private bus.

We can also book luxury hotels surrounded by vineyards and mountains for your group. For example, stay in a wine resort and get a gorgeous wine-spa experience while you enjoy views of the mountain of Montserrat. The resort is located 35 minutes from Barcelona. Or stay in a luxury hotel in the heart of Montsant, a beautiful area with stunning nature and known for many excellent full bodied wines. This is the perfect place to enjoy excellent food, sample local wines, and relax in the hotel's pool. You will also have the opportunity of horse riding, visits to local wineries, olive-testing, etc.

Itinerary of the Wine Club Tour

Day 1 - Barcelona & Penedès

We will pick you up in a modern private bus or minivan at the airport or hotel in Barcelona and go through the mountains to Pla del Penedes and visit Jean Leon, 50 minutes away from Barcelona. Jean Leon is a small wine house owned by Torres, with great wines and beautiful architecture. After this visit we will continue to Parés Baltà, a family winery that practices organic viticulture (organic certification). At the end of the day you can relax in a wonderful wine resort and enjoy a wine spa.

Day 2 - Priorat

This day you will visit the beautiful wine district of Priorat. Here you will admire how vines are planted in terraces in this hilly region. The Granache grape (Garnatxa)is the most predominant variety in Priorat, and together with Carignan (Cariñena) the result is many fabulous red wines, unique in the world.

The first visit goes to Clos de L’Obac/Coster de Siurana, a winery founded by Carles Pastrana and Mariona Jarque. The winery produces among other wines Clos de L’Obac and Miserere, two great wines in Priorat.

Hereafter we go to Clos Figueres, founded by Christopher Cannan. Here you will enjoy a nice lunch paired with the winery’s great wines: among these the famous Clos Figueres (70% Grenache and Carignan) in the 2001 and 2005 vintages awarded with 96 points by Robert Parker.

The third visit of the day will be at Clos Dominic, a family owned business with small production but amazing wines. During this visit, you will have the opportunity to walk in the vineyards - part of the vineyard is 120 years old! The tasting consists of three wines: Clos Dominic Vinyes Altes, Clos Dominic Vinyes Baixes and Clos Petó.

Day 3 - Conca de Berberà

The day starts with a visit to the Milmanda Winery. The medieval castle of Milmanda is surrounded by Chardonnay grapes producing elegant white wines with notes of fruit.

Hereafter the tour goes to a small family owned business in Conca de Berberà, Solivella. You will get a great lunch in the Michelin recommended restaurant and taste the family’s wines.

Day 4 - Cava

On the last day, it’s time to try the famous sparkling wine, cava at Gramona. The famous cava Celler Batlle has won many awards and it has been recognized as one of the best cavas in the world. Robert Parker has given the cava 96 points. After tasting the great cavas of Gramona, you will have a superb lunch in a restaurant located in an old modernist winehouse from 1905 in Sant Sadurni d’Anoia. In this restaurant recommended by Michelin you will taste local specialties paired with local wines and cava.

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