Rioja, thanks to the variety of its wines – from classic to author´s – and their commercial success (65% of all crianza red wines sold in Spain were produced in this area), and also owing to the quickly developing wine-gastronomic tourism, is nowadays the most famous wine region of Spain.
The traditional wineries welcoming the visitors, a range of ultra-modern bodegas designed by the outstanding architects such as Frank Gehry and Santiago Calatrava, manifold touristic offer within the scope of the wine subject in the combination with the excellent gastronomy, have turned this region into a real paradise of the enotourist.
We offer you to visit our guide accompanied the most interesting wineries of Rioja. You will see where and how the best wines of Rioja are produced, taste different kinds of wine.
You might not limit yourself just to bodegas but also visit the medieval city-fortress Laguardia which was founded in the 10th century. There you can dinner in the restaurant with traditional cuisine of the region. Optionally, the tour can be extended with the visit to the wine museum considered the biggest in Europe and/or the wine capital of Rioja – Haro.