Tour the best wines in the world. Start your Enology journey
Tour the best wines in the world is an extraordinary epicurean trip created especially for gastronomy and wine gourmets. This unique trip will allow you to know the region of La Rioja in Spain. The trip offers you a private guide, a personalized itinerary, and an excellent service. Stay at Viura Hotel,where tradition and avant-garde converge. Composed of capriciously superimposed cubes, which seem to sprout from the center of the earth, crossed by large windows that flood the different rooms with the relaxing exterior landscape, overlooking the old medieval village, with its church built in 1538.
You will visit Marqués De Riscal Hotel and its winery; a true masterpiece designed by the renowned architect Frank Gehry. or the Ysios Winery, both of avant-garde architecture. You will know wineriesjust from their owners, taste the best wines and gourmet foods in their own cellars. Avant-garde winery, old cellar and traditional cellar. An incredible experience and privilege.
Accommodation at Viura Hotel. Before dinner atthe hotel restaurant, where you will enjoy the variety of flavors offered by the Basque and Riojan cuisines, prepared with fresh and quality products, you will receive the teachings «entry into the enology» to become an expert in the matter. After acquiring enough knowledge about wine making, youwill enjoy an introductory course to tasting, where youwill be taught to taste and distinguishthe different sortsof wine. This knowledge will be very useful when tasting the best wine in the world. As culmination, youwill put all this knowledge into practice with a dinner pairing accompanied by the explanations of an expert.
You will be transferred through a trip through the best wineries in Spain. Also you will participate in guided tours ofthree wineries and their vineyards. You will visit the avant-garde winery Marqués de Riscal or the Ysios winery (at the client’s choice), with drafts and caves from the 16th century in Briones,hand-in-hand with its owners, and the traditional Olabarri winery, a classic with wine awarded by the DWWA 2018 (Decanter World Wine Awards) as the best wine in the world. Each participant will receive a magnum bottle of one of their wines. You will walk through incredible landscapes of vineyards and medieval villages.
You will go throughthe visits hand-in-handwiththe owners or the workers of each winery, those who accompany the wine from its origin in the vineyard to the national and international fairs, where almost annually they are being recognized and awarded for their excellence.
Enjoy a visit to a unique winery in Spain. Wine Estate Chateaux style, this winery only produces reserve wines and large reserve. You will have the privilege of a wine tasting of its famous wines with the best score on Robert Parker list. A tasting lunch will be served with a high gastronomy paired menu prepared by Marqués de Murrieta’s Chef with the wines Castillo de Ygay, an experience within reach of a few.
BEST TIME TO TRAVEL
June – July – August – September
DETAILS OF TOUR THE BEST WINES IN THE WORLD:
DURATION 4 days + 3 overnight stays (including day of arrival and departure)
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS: Max. 16 participants per group – Min 1 Participant / 1 vehicle
REQUIREMENTS : No prior knowledge is required for this Enology
TOUR THE BEST WINES IN THE WORLD HIGHLIGHTS:
- Visit 3 wineries and vineyards according to the itinerary
- Medieval towns of Laguardia and Haro (visit)
- Wine tasting deluxe at Marqués de MurrietaWinery
- Dinner at Viura Hotel with start to Enology (teachings and initiation to wine tasting)
- Visit Marques de Murrieta winery with wine tasting and marinated lunch
- 3 overnight stays with full board
- High-end private vehicle transport
- Support team and private expert guide in enology
- Guaranteed payment certificate
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