Don Carlos Historical Cellar Admission with Wine Tasting

Private & Custom Tours in Burgos

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Discover these unique historical wine monuments digged during the Middle Age, visiting its subterranean wine cellar in the city center of Aranda de Duero, the heart of Ribera del Duero Region. If you are a couple or small group , (maximun 8 people) do not hesitate in contact for a reservation The service can be booked on week days and includes: audioguided tour of  medieval cellar & special wine tasting of a Ribera del Duero wines, with different options to choose.
A must-see if you go to Ribera del Duero are the medieval cellars of XV century, where once the wine was preserved. A labyrinth of galleries all along the historic center of the town.In the 80s the Ortiz family, headed by Don Fernando Ortiz Gallo, decided to reform the Don Carlos Historical Wine Cellar built in the late XIV century, located at 13 meters down of Aranda de Duero city center, on the central 1 Isilla Street. This cellar has been dedicated to the development and keeps wine for many centuries.After 500 years this is where we do guided tours and, wine tasting courses, pairings...The result of this work, we have achieved the "Special Mention for best wine tourism establishment in 2011" granted by Wine Routes of Spain and CIAVIN.And we hold the "Guinness Record" of more people tasting at the same time, achieved in 2006, beating San Francisco city record.In our quest to improve and diversify our services have created a wide offer of activities for English, French and Spanish spoken visitants.We are located in Bodega Historica Don Carlos in Calle Isilla 1, Aranda de Duero (Burgos) Our opening hours are 10:30 - 14  and 17 - 20 h Monday to Friday Saturday 11 - 15 Sunday contact us for availability.

What’s included

  • Professional art historian guide
  • Local guide
  • Guided tour of subterranean cellars
  • Ribera del Duero wine tasting ( we are specialised in small producers)
  • Alcoholic Beverages

What’s not included

  • Non Gratuities
  • Non Transportation to/from winery