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- Round-trip transportation from the meeting point in Barcelona!
- Bilingual (English and Spanish speaking), professional excursion guide!
- Visit 2 family-owned vineyards - cava and wine!
- Taste 4 wines and 4 cavas, paired with gourmet bites!
- Take a 4X4 ride along the vineyards!
- All taxes and fees are included!
- Groups limited to 6 participants!
gastronomy are part of Catalonia’s popular culture of excellence. Throughout
this excursion you will delve into the Penedes region to learn all about the fascinating
world of wine and cava. The influence of the sun and the Mediterranean Sea make the
Penedes a privileged territory for wine making. Here the sampling of vintage
wine, gourmet foods, and a convertible 4x4 drive around the vineyards combine
into the quintessential Catalonian experience.
A fun and unique way to enjoy some of Barcelona's best wine and cava...aboard a 4 wheel drive vehicle. Great fun if you vacationing in Barcelona or if you are just in town before or after your cruise.
at a centralized location, you will board a comfortable luxury bus, as part of
a small group, for a premium, personalized adventure less than an hour from
Barcelona. Your first stop is a family-run boutique winery which has been cultivating
vines for more than two thousand years. Upon arrival, you will be welcomed by
an expert winemaker who will share the history of this millinery winery and
guide you into the subterranean wine cellar. In this remarkable space, you will
learn fascinating facts about grape varieties, vine growing, wine making, and
the optimal conditions for its storage.
You will then venture into a stylish
tasting room where you will sample four charming wines and an assortment of
gourmet deli treats. When you have finished, you will visit the traditional
manor house (current residence of the owner family) and vineyards in a
convertible 4x4 vehicle to add some adventure to the day. You will be accompanied
by your guide and a viticulturist, a passionate grape expert! While basking in the Spanish sun, you will
enjoy the stunning rural landscape and a Romanesque church belonging to the
manor in a unique and exclusive way.
The second cellar visited is an equally
historical winery specialized in cava, a naturally sparkling wine with an
unmistakable flavor deeply rooted in Catalonia. This portion of the excursion includes an exclusive opportunity to enter the Capella, the heart of the cellar
and oldest part of the winery featuring an enchanting candle-lighted ancient
room where time stands still. After
visiting the vineyard and cellar, you will sample four unique cavas, paired with
a selection of epicurean appetizers to enhance the experience.
excursion, sit back and enjoy the short ride back to the city where you may continue
to explore or return to your Barcelona hotel or cruise ship at your leisure and own
Come and raise
your glass for a toast to a great wine experience as you learn the secrets
behind these Catalonian vineyards. This is a rare treat for your eyes and taste
buds as explore the beautiful wine country of the Penedes.