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From Barcelona: El Penedès Hike & Wine Tasting Tour - 2020

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Take a hike through the vineyards of El Penedès country, Catalonia’s leading wine-producing area. During your hike and wine tasting tour visit a traditional wine cellar and taste their organic wines on an amazing 6-hour tour from Barcelona.

DURATION: 6 hours
STARTING TIME: 8.30 am
HIKING DISTANCE: 5 km
MEETING POINT: Passeig de Gràcia 26, Barcelona
LANGUAGES: English, Spanish, Catalan
OPEN SEASONS: All year round, daily
WHO CAN COME: Anyone able to walk a moderate distance. Children won't be served wine

Highlights

◾ Enjoy a small group tour lead by an English speaking local guide
◾ Hike in El Penedès wine country between vineyards and rural landscapes
◾ Take part in a wine tasting experience in a family-owned organic winery

What is included

✔ Transportation in an air-conditioned minivan
✔ Professional English-speaking guide
✔ Guided visit to a wine cellar
✔ Wine tasting tour (3 wines from a range of white, red and sparkling)
✔ Bottle of water
✔ Personal insurance
✖ Hotel pick-up and drop off

Description - What to expect

Meet your tour guide and then drive for about 45 minutes in an air-conditioned to the El Penedès country, one of the oldest wine-making regions in Europe. El Penedès area is world-famous for producing wines of exceptional quality, and especially for being the place where cava (sparkling wine) is produced.

Hike alongside numerous vineyards of this beautiful Mediterranean countryside and get impressed by the amazing dotted with countless farmhouses and wineries. Your guide will tell you about the history of the traditions and the varieties of grapes available in the area. Take a break from your hike to relax and enjoy your lunch while enjoying beautiful views of Montserrat mountain.

End your tour with a wine tasting experience in a family-owned organic winery. Take a guided cellar tour and learn about the winery's history and what it takes to produce quality wines. Taste three wines from a selection of red, white, and sparkling wines accompanied by Catalan snacks, such as fuet, cheese, and breadsticks.

Who can come/Other requirements

The tour is not suitable for pregnant women and children under 18 years

Cutoff time before activity

  • 24 hours

Country

  • Spain