segovia 5This tour is for people who want to experience Spanish wine and Spanish culture. The lodging would be in a small town home of winemakers, away from the crowded touristy places. We will visit the best wineries in Ribera. The tour will also take you through the history and art of Spain, from the Roman Aqueduct in Segovia to castles, monasteries, cathedrals and historical sites that will be visited and admired.

 

Day, 01.- Madrid / Ribera del Duero Área

In the morning depart by coach. To Peñaranda protected by the medieval castle with the palace of Zúñiga y Avellaneda from the 16th century, and the old pharmacy owned by the Ximeno family since 1685. Visit to the 12th century monastery of Santa Maria de La Vid (St Mary of the Vine).

Typical Lunch included at Winery, Also visit to the winery and wine tasting. Continuation to others wineries of Ribera de Duero. Visit of Peñafiel and its magnificent castle from the 11th century, continuation to the hotel. Lodging

Day, 02.- Ribera Area / Burgos / Ribera Area.

We'll go to Burgos where we will visit the cathedral, stroll in the old part of town and even have time to do some shopping. Lunch included at the local Restaurant in Burgos.

Back to Ribera Del Duero. We will visit two bodegas, an underground one from the 17th century and a modern one. After tasting the wine, return to the Hotel.

Day, 03.- Ribera Área / Sotillo / Pedraza / Segovia / Madrid.

After Breakfast, Depart to Pedraza, a remarkable well-preserved medieval town whose houses once belonged to noble families.

Then continue to the millenary town of Segovia, visit the Alcazar. Typical lunch in Segovia and Ribera wines. Continuation to Madrid. Lodging at the Hotel.

Day, 04.- Madrid.

Buffet Breakfast at the Hotel, Coach Transfer from the Hotel to the Airport.