Exclusive private tour, easy going cycling on comfortable bikes,
designer wineries, the best local cuisine and beautiful safe scenic routes,
through Catalunya's most innovative wine region, DO Penedès.
You traverse the gentle hills and back roads of Penedes wine country by bike,
with a local expert guide Paddy Mannion and Mercedes 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.
Gran Reserva Bike & Wine full day Tour
We visit many select wineries and restaurants to enjoy
the most compelling experiences, well off the beaten path.
8.00: Collection Barcelona accommodation, luxury transfer to Penedès
9.00: Traditional Catalan breakfast in a village Café
Gourmet treats include cold cuts, locally produced artisan cheeses and olive oils,
homemade pastries served with Café con Leche or with a glass of Cava if you prefer.
10.00: VIP winery visit to Cavas Nadal a boutique Cava winery,
producing beautifully crafted Gran Reserva Cava sparkling wine
You’ll visit the cellars full of aging bottles and observe the
“Pupitres” where the Cavas are “riddled” before “degorgement”.
Fun and informative tasting of white wines, Gran Reserva Cavas and a unique Nobel desert wine
12:00-13:30 Bike to lunch
13:30-14:30 Excellent traditional lunch at one of our favorite restaurants.
Typical dishes include Canelons au gratin, Xato salad,
slow cooked duck with plums and pine nuts,
14:30-15:00- Cycle to the second winery of the day,
you will always have the option of our comfortable Mercedes.
15:00- 17:00 Visit to our second winery and the fantastic story of Jean Leon.
VIP private walking tour of the vineyards and the barrel room,
A fantastic tasting of Merlot, Cabernet Franc & Cabernet Sauvignon Reservas and Gran Reservas
17:00-18:00 Sit back and relax while our Mercedes Viano transfers you back to Barcelona.
This will conclude one of the most unique, luxurious
and fun wine tours you can hope to experience.
The above is a sample description.
you are welcome to choose from our selection
of Penedès wineries and attractions.
Please check out our list of experience options
Prices Penedès Gran Reserva Bike Tour
Price 370 euros p.p. net for 2 people
Price 320 euros p.p. net for 4 people
Price 260 euros p.p. net for 6 people
Luxury trasport from your Bcn accommodation
Sparkling wine and fork breakfast
Kalkhoff touring bikes, helmets, bags, waters,
Two private winery visits and comprehensive tastings.
Cultural visit of your choice
A la carte Catalan lunch with selected wines.
Refreshments throughout tour.
Barcelona's top wine guide / sommelier Paddy Mannion
info pack of region, wineries and wines.
Gran Reserva Culture Options
Here is our menu of special Penedès attractions which you can choose from,
Let us know about your special interests.
Sitges, the Romantic jewel in the crown of Barcelona
David Ribas Contempory Artists studio and exhibition in Sant Pere de Riudebitlles heritage centre
Ca la Madrona, Barcelona's last stone ground olive oil mill,
Cudie Catanie chocolate praline factory
Torner's Cooper/ Barrel workshop
Farmers Market Vilafranca
Vinseum Wine Museum and tasting of Catalan wine regions
Views of Vilafranca, Penedès and Cava from the Tower of the Basilica of Santa Maria
Roman fortress of Sant Miguel d’Olerdola
Cal Figerot, home of the Castellers of Vilafranca
Romanesque Church and Castle of Sant Marti Sarroca.
Medieval Montblanc, Santes Creus & Poblet Cistercian Abbeys, resting place of the Catalan kings
18C paper mill, Capellades (Can Costa)
Montserrat, choir and black virgin
Organ workshop Collbato
Wine-tastings at the Mill of Torrelles de Foix, Penedès.
Please contact us to confirm availability and cost of your tour
Let us know the tour, date, options and we will reply asap
El Molí Tours custom design cycling and wine holidays
of Southern Catalan wine regions Penedès, Conca de Barbera, Priorat, Terra Alta.
Contact us with your specific needs to create a unique itinerary for you.
With the compliments of Paddy Mannion
El Moli Tours
C/ de Baix 19, 08737 Torrelles de Foix,
93 897 22 07, 687 508 510
www.elmolitours.com [email protected]
for the best of Southern Catalunya