Cal Ruget, Biodynamic Food & Accommodation

Spoil yourself with a biodynamic immersion in the deep south of Catalunya with luxury rural accommodation, biodynamic cooking workshop, organic winery visits and tastings, bike tours and local culture

You stay at Cal Ruget Rural Biohotel, close to vineyards and bodegas. Florian and Veronica will take wonderful care of you, Their house is extremely comfortable and has a beautiful garden and pool that is surrounded by vineyards and wine country, but as soon as they start cooking, their wealth of expertise and attention to detail with astound you. You will learn much about bio dynamic ingredients and diet, cooking preparation and technique, and enjoy delicious and beautifully presented meals.

Paddy Mannion, your locally based guide, is on first name terms with all of the specialist wine-makers of Southern Catalunya. This will be an excellent opportunity to learn about Catalan wines and the slow food of this region with Roman, Arab and biodynamic influences.

Your itinery is designed to allow plenty of time to relax and absorb the historic atmosphere, culture, healthy slow food, and great wines of the D.O. Penedès.

Day to day program

Day 1
Arrive in DO Penedès
Settle into accommodation at Cal Ruget Biohotel
Welcome dinner

Day 2
Country breakfast
Bike through Guardiola and along olive tree avenues to Cavas Nadal 6km
Winery visit and tasting of Gran Reserva cavas and wines
Cycle through Santa Maria de Bellver 7km to a slow lunch at
Restaurant Cal Pau Xich, Guardiola de Font Rubi
Cycle to Cal Ruget 3km / Free time
Biodynamic dinner at Cal Ruget with Florian and Veronica

Day 3
Wine country breakfast
Cycle 4km to Pacs del Penedes
Visit and tasting at Parés Baltà Winery
Cycle to Sant Marti Sarroca, 8km
Visit Sant Marti Castle and Romanic church
Lunch at a choice of restaurants in Sant Marti Sarroca
Cycle to Cal Ruget 8km / Free time
3 course dinner at Cal Ruget.

Day 4
Country breakfast
Departure Transfer to Barcelona/Airport/AVE

Day 4 Relax for an extra day and night with light evening meal and an early breakfast to get you to your next destination on time.

Prices per person sharing
3 day / 2 night 335 euros p.p.s
Special Offer 4/6 25/27 Feb. 11/13, 25/27 March. 8/10 Apr. 295 euros p.p.s
Transfers Barcelona/Vilafranca - Cal Ruget, 60/30 euros p.p.
Extra day / night from 55 euros p.p.s.
Single supplement 120 euros
Prices do not include wines selected for meals and 10% iva sales tax

Program and booking in collaboration with Cal Ruget Biohotel, El Moli Tours, Cavas Nadal, Pares Baltà

El Moli Tours: Services, Prices & Options

Rent a bike
includes: bicycle, helmet, water, maps
Price 25 euros

Small group guided bike tours half/full day
includes: bicycle, helmet, water, maps, guide, transport in Penedes, winery and cultural visits, gourmet lunch
Half/full day prices from 75/125 euros p.p.

Driver Guided Tours
Wine Tours accompanied by sommelier Paddy Mannion, Mercedes Viano transport, winery and cultural visits, gourmet lunch*
Half/full day prices from 85/150 euros p.p.

Barcelona Transfers 60 euros p.p.
A la Carté lunch 30 euros p.p.
Comprehensive wine tastings 30 euros p.p.

Routes to get into and to get to know Penedès
To facilite Sustainable Mobility, El Moli Tours provide services at the train stations of Lavern/Subirats and Vilafranca del Penedès and at the wineries of your choice. Once into Penedès you could spend months following all the routes we have prepared

Popular weekend half day bike & wine tours
includes: bicycle, helmet, water, winery visit & taste
Saturdays, EcoSubirats
Sundays, The Green Ways of Torrelles & Sant Marti Sarroca
For more information on El Molí Tours please visit the following link

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