Destination: North of Spain!
Now that you are planning your holidays in Spain, checking the possible itineraries, you realize that a visit to the region with the best spanish wines, which is Rioja, is a “MUST”. Rioja tours is one of the most searched for activities in Spain, so let us plan a Rioja wine tour for you … Exciting, isn’t it?
In this blog you will find some useful tips that will lead you to your memorable Rioja tour, but before we start, let’s make clear some issues.
Right now your mind is probably dazed with so many questions: the time is short, the expectation is high and the range of possible Rioja wine tours is huge so… how to choose the best Rioja wine tour for you and your party?
This is the first aspect to take into consideration: you and your party. The motivation of your holiday and the interests of all those sharing this trip with you are going to be the guideline to choose the best option among the several Rioja tours possibilities.
- Rioja tours for couples: honeymooners? Anniversary? Just celebrating your love of wine? You are in the right place. This land has plenty of romantic spots. Furthermore, you can find comfy small hotels, even with Spa facilities, placed in beautiful charming villages or overviewing the Rioja vineyards for the most romantic stay. Indulge yourselves in wonderful intimate restaurants or with a picnic by the Rioja vineyards for your lunches and dinners. Enjoy private tours and visits to wineries or monuments and, to top it up, discover the wide range of options for a Rioja vineyard tour: horseback riding along the vineyards or overfly them onboard of a balloon, just for the two of you.
- Rioja tours with children: things seem to be not so easy when we are talking about taking a Rioja wine tour when someone of your party doesn’t reach the minimum legal age… well… what can you do in that case?? Keep calm, visits to wineries in Rioja are not banned for children, but not all of them are ready to host children. However, some of them have specific activities for children or are able to offer grape juice instead of wine and, around harvest time, many are holding “harvest fests” suitable for the whole family. We can help you find the best Rioja wine tours adapted to children. There are also several options regarding the vineyard tours that adults and children will enjoy the same: trekking, by bike, by Segway, horse-riding, by 4x4, … And if it is not enough for your active children, there is a nice offer of adventure activities (climbing, rafting, kayaking, canoeing…) taking place on the beautiful Cameros mountain range, in the South of Rioja wine region.
- Rioja tours with friends: wine, gastronomy, nature and night life are reasons enough to plan a widely accepted Rioja tour with your friends. If, together, you are creating a varied party with beginners, amateurs and wine lovers, it will not be difficult to choose a hand-picked selection of Rioja wineries that will fit everybody’s tastes and expectations: from the very well-known Rioja wine brands to the small batch producers with authentic local soul. Do you want to really have fun and get closer to locals?? Do not miss a “tapas” crawl, one of the best things to do in Logroño, Haro or Laguardia, or even better… try it yourself! A cooking class with a native chef will guarantee lots of fun for everybody.
Now that you have an idea about the best options to enjoy a perfect Rioja wine tour for your party, keep on prying into this blog to shape your holiday. We will unveil the main tips to enjoy your best Rioja tour!
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