Half day with lunch – Rioja Wine Tour
Half Day Wine Tour with lunch of around 7 hours:
Starting between 9am and 9:30am, and we will finish between 4pm and 4:30pm.
VISIT US to Palacio Tondón in Briñas, La Rioja
Enjoy this wine tasting with our sommelier, in a small group fo 6 people. Discover everything you have always wanted to know about Rioja wines. Zones, soils, varieties, etc. What are the best wineries? What is the difference between crianza and reserva? What wine do I like?
The best way to start a weekend in La Rioja, either as a couple or in a group.
When: Friday and Saturday in April and May. Time: 7pm
Duration: 1 hour and a half
Places available: 6 people. For larger groups, request a private tasting.
Spanish Language. For other languages, request special hours
We have designed this unique experience to really enjoy our land, our vineyards and wineries, while doing your favorite sport!
You will take a tour, carefully planned by cycling professionals and locals from Rioja, to make the most of an unforgettable route through the incomparable setting of Rioja vineyards, one of the most famous wine regions in the world, and along the way you will enjoy the visit of two very different wineries with wine tasting in each of them.
To live the complete experience of your Bike Tour, a GPS will be delivered to each person (or the route in the Komoot App), including the entire route to be taken, and the location of the wineries previously reserved for you, so you do not worry about anything , just pedaling and enjoying the incredible landscape of Rioja!
You will be able to go at your own pace, since the activity depends solely on you, and you can stop at the different points of the route to admire and enjoy nature. We will also provide you with a phone number in case you ever need our help, we have everything under control so you can enjoy the best day in our land doing your favorite sport, on the Rioja Bike Tour.
- Normal bike. Ask for price if you want an electric bike or another type of bike
- GPS with the previously agreed route (or the route in the Komoot App)
- Helmet, padlock, tools and pedals
- Two winery visits with wine tasting in each of them; previously booked for you
*Our bikes are collected in Logrono (La Rioja), but if you want to start the route from another city, please request information.
- Transport from the meeting point to the launch point in our vehicles
- Balloon flight of 1 hour
- We’ll drink a toast during the flight with cava from La Rioja
- Gift of a cap
- Chase crew to help us to inflate and deflate the balloon
- Typical Riojan brunch (poached eggs with tomato, chorizo and bacon)
- Flying Diploma
- Transport to the meeting point after the activity
This is a face-to-face visit with tasting at the winery.
It is in the vineyard where our Terroir de ZINIO project was born. The perfect union of stony, limestone and clay soils with the vineyard, to allow us to create diverse, complex and faithful wines to this land. And this is where this experience begins: in the field. We will enjoy an aperitif in the open air and then we will delve into the different winemaking processes to finish with a tasting of the five exceptional wines that make up the Terroir de ZINIO range.
What does it include?
- Tasting of 5 Terroir Range wines
You can check availability and book your visit in the calendar below, select the date and time and click on 'check availability', in the cart the availability request ends. We will answer you shortly, upon receiving the confirmation you can pay online for the reservation.
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- Our slow life and traditions
- Mouth-watering Chuletillas al sarmiento
- BEST Rioja wines
We will meet at Haro town hall, where we will take a picture in the best photo call ever! (hand piled oak barrels behind you). Here I will show you the best tapas and pintxos around "La Herradura", the most typical foodie area in Haro, our hometown. You will feel like a Riojan: smelling, trying, touching, tasting our spicy peppers ... and chatting with my friends and local people!
After is time to go to Gimileo, a very small village where our family winery Santalba is located. You can do it in your own transport, by bus (5min driving), walking (1hour walk) or cycling (20min) by a rural path between vineyards.
Santalba is in an organic tempranillo vineyard surrounded of amazing mountain views, in front of Ebro river, full of history, roots and traditions, where i will show you our barrel and bottle room and we will cook an authentic RIOJA WINE DINNER together with our most typical dish, Chuletillas al Sarmiento paired with the best Rioja wine! Of course, we will also enjoy organic vegetables from our organic orchard! If you prefeer VEGAN no worries, we have a range of VEGAN wines and you will cook with us Caparrones!
UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE WITH YOUR RIOJA FAMILY!
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Visit of the Winery + Wine tasting with Aperitif at the Wine Bar
Come visit us and enjoy the vineyards, nature and the production and ageing process in Santalba
We also give you a glass so you can taste 2 wines and enjoy an individual Rioja aperitif in the winery, on our outdoor terrace or in the garden if the weather permits.
At Santalba we take all hygiene and disinfection measures so that visitors can enjoy themselves without risk.
A perfect environment to enjoy with friends, couple or family. The best of gastronomy and wine culture come together in Rioja .... come visit us!
Duration 1 hour approx. + Wine tasting with aperitif. The wine bar closes around 2:00 p.m.
We will wait for you!
VISIT US at Palacio Tondón in Briñas, La Rioja
Discover with our sommelier everything you've always wanted to know about Rioja wines. Zones, soils, grapes, etc. ¿Which are the best wineries? ¿What is the difference between crianza and reserva wines? ¿What type of wine do I like?
The best way to start a few days off in La Rioja, either with your partner or a group.
When: May 19th . Time: 7 pm
Max. 6 people
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