La Rioja attractions

Top Choice Museum in Logroño

Museo de la Rioja

This superb museum in the centre of Logroño takes you on a wild romp through Riojan history and culture in both Spanish and English. Highlights include mystifying Celtiberian stone carvings from the 5th century BC, …
Museum in Briones


A must for wine lovers. Tour the winery before or after a visit to the excellent Museo de la Cultura del Vino (Museum of the Culture of Wine), where you'll learn all about the history and culture of wine and the var…
Cathedral in Santo Domingo de la Calzada

Catedral de Santo Domingo de la Calzada

The monumental cathedral and its attached museum glitter with the gold that attests to the great wealth the Camino has bestowed on otherwise backwater towns. An audio guide to the cathedral and its treasures is €1. …
Monastery in San Millán de Cogolla

Monasterio de Suso

Built above the caves where San Millán once lived, the Monasterio de Suso was consecrated in the 10th century. It’s believed that in the 13th century a monk named Gonzalo de Berceo wrote the first Castilian words he…
Cathedral in Logroño

Catedral de Santa María de la Redonda

The Catedral de Santa María de la Redonda sits on the site of a 12th-century oratory, and was built in varying styles between the 15th and 18th centuries. The eye-catching towers (known as the gemelas or twins) and …
Monastery in San Millán de Cogolla

Monasterio de Yuso

The Monasterio de Yuso, sometimes called El Escorial de La Rioja, contains numerous treasures in its museum. You can only visit as part of a guided tour (in Spanish only; non-Spanish speakers will be given an inform…
Church in Logroño

Iglesia de San Bartolomé

The impressive main entrance of Logroño's oldest church (built between the 12th and 13th centuries) has a splendid portico of deeply receding borders and an expressive collection of statuary.
Monastery in Nájera

Monasterio de Santa María la Real

The Gothic Monasterio de Santa María la Real, with its fragile-looking, early-16th-century cloisters, is the town's main draw.
Amusement Park in Arnedillo & Around

El Barranco Perdido

A dinosaur-themed and family-friendly amusement park.