Gran Reserva Exclusive Bike & Wine 1 Day Tour
Designer wineries, excellent local cuisine and beautiful safe bike routes through Spains most innovative wine region, DO Penedès.
We are very pleased to present our exclusive private day tours and weekends through the Mediterranean wine country of Penedès and Southern Catalunya, just 1 hour from Barcelona city.
You traverse the gentle hills and back roads of Penedes wine country by bike, with a local expert guide and support van. You’ll visit prestigious family owned boutique wineries, eat in gorgeous traditional “Masias” (Catalan Villas) and enjoy superb scenery and relaxing non-strenuous exercise.
You’ll return from this cycling wine tour invigorated, with lots of beautiful memories of your Catalan wine country Tour
Gran Reserva Bike & Wine Tour Program (Sample tour)
8.00: Collect group from Barcelona, luxury transfer to Penedès
9.00: Traditional Catalan breakfast the Café de la Plaza, Sant Sadurni or in Sant Pau d'Ordal overlooking Penedès. Treats include Butifarra sausage, locally produced artisan cheeses and olive oils, pastries served with Café con Leche or relax, join the locals for a glass of sparkling Cava if you prefer.
10.00: VIP winery visit, to an exclusive boutique Cava winery, producing some of the finest Cava. You’ll visit the cellars full of the wooden pyramids called “Pupitres” where the Cavas are “riddled” before “degorgement”. Private tour, fun and informative tasting.
12:00-13:30 Bike from first winery to lunch
13:30-14:30 Enjoy a classic Catalan lunch . a selection of typical dishes, fava beans, iberian ham, Xato salads drizzled with romesco sauce, roast red peppers followed by slow cooked duck with pine nut and prunes, Penedès cockrel and wild mushrooms accompanied by the best local wines and aperatifs.
14:30-15:00- Cycle to the second winery of the day, or travel by comfortable Mercedes.
15:00- 17:00 Arrive to second winery. VIP private walking tour of the lovely vineyards, followed by a tour of the barriques, cellars and an excellent wine tasting
17:00-18:00 Sit back in our Mercedes Viano and relax we transfer you back to your Barcelona accommodation. This will conclude one of the most unique, luxurious and fun wine tours you could hope to experience.
El Molí Tours, for the best of Southern Catalunya
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