Ribera del Duero Wine Tour - Semiguided

Semiguided tour, 1, 2 or 3 nights.  Visiting: Ribera del Duero
Ribera del Duero is an easy escape from Madrid, and it is a great opportunity to discover one the most prestigious Spanish wine regions. With one or two days of guided wine tours you can relax and enjoy great wine tasting.

HIGHLIGHTS:  one, two or three nights in Ribera del Duero, one or two guided wine tours with 2 or 3 winery visits per day and lunch. Planning of the itinerary, restaurant reservations and suggestions.

Summary
Ribera del Duero is an easy escape from Madrid, located just 2h north is a great opportunity to discover one the most prestigious of all Spanish wine regions. With one or two days of guided wine tours you can enjoy great wine tasting without worrying about drinking and driving. We take care of the hotels selecting charming accommodations in the area, from a modern hotel in Aranda de Duero, a hotel in a winery or a luxury hotel in an Abby from the XII century. You can get to Ribera with rental car or by bus or train, and we'll organize one or two days of no hassle wine tasting where you'll be accompanied by our expert guide. Each day you visit two or three wineries and we include a traditional lunch, most of the time roasted lamb in a wood fired oven. The days you are on your own we can schedule more winery visits and make reservations for you or give you suggestions.   

Included: Accommodation with breakfast in double occupancy, the number of nights you choose. One or two days of guided
wine tour, each wine tasting day including lunch with wine and winery visits, and a guide. Winery visits with wine tasting
included. Organization of your trip and planning. All documents and information needed for the tour. Taxes

More information about Ribera del Duero 

 If you want more information about this tour, or you want us to customize the tour for you please contact us.

NOTES:

  • Wineries will be selected depending on availability and your personal preferences, we can always try to include the ones you prefer
  • Usually you will taste a minimum of two or three wines on each winery; more extensive tastings can be included.
  • Although this is a private tour we do not guarantee that the winery visit will be just for your group unless specifically requested. Please let us know if you prefer to have a private tour and tasting.
  • Please keep in mind that Sunday is the worse day to visit wineries, Saturday is not great either but better than Sunday. However, we could arrange for a tour those days as well.
  • If you have a specific budget let us know, we can consider it.
  • These  tours can be done starting with 2 people.
  • If for any reason any given establishment is not available during the dates requested, we will change the winery, hotel or restaurant for a different one within the same category and level of service.
Itinerary
DIFFERENT OPTIONS

 OPTION 1.1: 1 night/1 day guided tour
Day 1. Arrive to Ribera. Guided tour. Your guide will pick you up for a day of wine touring with 2 or 3 winery visits and lunch. Drop off at your hotel and dinner on your own
Day 2. Breakfast and continue your trip. Suggestions included for your free Ribera day

OPTION 2.1: 2 nights/1 day guided tour
Day 1. Arrive to Ribera. Hotel check in and relax.
Day 2. Guided tour. Your guide will pick you up for a day of wine touring with 2 or 3 winery visits and lunch. Drop off at your hotel and dinner on your own
Day 3. Breakfast and continue your trip

OPTION 3.1: 3 nights/1 day guided tour
Day 1. Arrive to Ribera. Hotel check in and relax.
Day 2. Guided tour. Your guide will pick you up for a day of wine touring with 2 or 3 winery visits and lunch. Drop off at your hotel and dinner on your own
Day 3. Ribera on your own. Visit another winery, the monasteries, or the Wine Museum. Suggestions provided. We can also make reservations for you
Day 4. Breakfast and continue your trip

 And so on… Combinations are up to you. You can also combine other regions depending how your trip is. Please ask for suggestions.

 THIS IS THE GUIDED WINE TOUR IN RIBERA DEL DUERO. (H, B, L, WV) Night in Ribera del Duero.

 Your guide will pick you up from your hotel to start the wine tour. Then you will have a guided wine tour where you will visit two or three wineries and have lunch (one or two wineries before lunch and another winery after lunch). For lunch you will enjoy the typical meal from Ribera, roasted lamb in a wood fired oven with Ribera del Duero wines in one of the best restaurants of the area. Depending on the time and if you don’t mind visiting less wineries you will have time to visit the small walled medieval town of Peñaranda or the castle of Peñafiel. Dinner on your own.

 The days on your own you can visit more wineries, or stop in Segovia the way from Ribera to Madrid. You can also take some time to visit Burgos or Lerma. We can make visit and restaurant reservations

How to get to Ribera:

You can drive to Ribera, take the bus or take the train.
 BUS. You can take the bus from Madrid or Burgos to Aranda de Duero and the guide can pick you up there.
 TRAIN. You can take the train from Madrid or Burgos to Valladolid.
 From Madrid to Valladolid you can take the high speed train or AVE. Stay in Valladolid for the night or just have your guide to pick you up there and stay in Aranda the next day
Map

Approximate driving times: 

 Madrid – Ribera del Duero: aprox 2h 
Burgos – Madrid: aprox 2h 30 min
Burgos – Ribera del Duero: aprox 1h.
Rioja – Madrid: aprox 3 h 30 min