Join David and experience the beautiful wine area of Penedes. Discover the taste of wine during this day trip starting from Barcelona!Tour highlights: • Visit 2 different local family wineries • Enjoy landscapes out of Barcelona • Discover the Penedes region • Tasting of 6 different wines • Authentic tapas lunch • Get local insights from professional tour guide
Are you a wine lover looking for a beautiful getaway from Barcelona? This private day trip is the perfect opportunity to discover the Penedes region between Villafranca del penedes and the rocky mountains of the Garraf natural park. Known internationally for wineries such a Torres or Codorniu, the Penedes is only a 45 minute drive from Barcelona. Leaving the big wineries aside, we will visit 2 local family wineries. First stop will be a local Cava producer in the majestic hills of Subirats. One of the family members Marçal, will show us around the property while explaining the secrets of Cava making. If you do not know the difference between Cava and Champagne, she will be more than happy to explain you! After tasting 2 different Cavas, it will be time to head for lunch in an authentic small local restaurant to eat some of Catalonia's best tapas. Note that other lunch options can be offered so all you need to do is letting me know in advance!In the afternoon, we will get to know more about the local wines in an organic winery near Vilafranca del Penedes. You will become familiar with organic wine making and the biodynamic techniques they use. Our host will share many useful tips for both seasoned wine aficionados and beginners to enjoy the moment and find the unique flavours of their various wines. The tasting is comprised of 1 cava, 1 white and 2 red wines.To end the day in style, we will drive back to Barcelona via the scenic coastal road between Sitges and Casteldefells at the feet of the Garraf mountains.