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Boutique Rioja Wine Tour

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    Stop At: Thabuca Wine Tours, C/Mayor, 4 Rioja, 01330 Labastida Spain

    Join in this full day wine tour where you can socialize with other wine lovers.

    The small group guarantees an intimate feeling. 

    After meeting your passionate and expert local guide at the selected meeting point, drive in a comfortable minivan into the heart of the wine country.

    You will have access to 3 hidden-gem wineries in the morning and taste the best Rioja wines with premium tastings. There will be a minimum of 3 different wines at each winery. Discover boutique and family-run wineries off the beaten path at different towns of Rioja. 

    After the wine tastings, it's time for lunch. Savour the local food at one of the best restaurants in Rioja with a delicious 3 course meal, wine included. If you choose to join the tour on a Saturday, experience a fascinating local tradition for lunch with a selection of different tapas and "pinchos" marrried with Rioja wine at different bars. You will be socializing and having fun as locals do.

    Continue with a walking tour in the walled town of Laguardia. A stunning medieval town not to be missed. Learn about the ancient history and legends.

    The tour ends at your selected meeting point at around 5:30pm to 6:00pm.

    Duration: 7 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1: La Rioja, Spain
    2: Laguardia, Álava, Spain
    3: 01340 Eltziego, Álava, Spain
    4: Villabuena de Álava/Eskuernaga, 01307, Álava, Spain
    5: 01330 Bastida, Álava, Spain
    6: 26200 Haro, La Rioja, Spain
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Local taxes
    • Wine tastings
    • Lunch with wine
    • Local guide
    • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Lunch
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    • Entry/Admission - Thabuca Wine Tours
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
    • Minimum age is 18 years. No children or babies allowed on this tour.
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    We toured 2 wineries, great lunch and did some site seeing as we drove. Elena was full of fun history and knowledge. Was a valuable experience. Loved the family winery! She showed us some interesting sites that made a day memorable. Have wonderful memories of...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank ZentzK
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We spent 4 nights in Rioja and on our second day did the Boutique Rioja Tour with Elena. You'll be in great hands with Elena. We had a lovely visit to 3 smaller wineries in Rioja in August 2019 followed by lunch at Villa Lucia...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank jb816jb
    Reviewed 23 July 2019

    we had a fabulous two days with Marta visiting 6 wineries and the town of Laguardia. The team did a great job of communicating with us before hand to understand what we wanted to learn about and types of wines to try and can't imagine...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Brian S
    Carol G, Director General at Thabuca Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2019

    Dear Brian, Thank so much for this amazing review! You were a lovely and charming family and it was such a big pleasure for us to plan your 2 days tour in Rioja. Both for me designing your itinerary and for Marta being your guide...More

    Reviewed 16 July 2019 via mobile

    I took the trip with my father. We visited three different boutiques, all fascinating in their own ways, lunched at a restaurant with a beautiful view and strolled through a charming little town. Unexpectedly it turned out to be one of the highlights of our...More

    Thank G3077UKedwardt
    Carol G, Director General at Thabuca Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2019

    Dear G3077UKedwardt, Thank you so much for your review about your experience in Rioja with us. We are delighted to read that it was one of the highlights of your trip in Spain and that you enjoyed the tour and some of our favourite places...More

    Reviewed 6 July 2019

    Our tour guide was well informed and gave us comprehensive wine Information. Marta was a lovely friendly hostess. The lunch venue Was very good also.More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Aussietraveller080
    Carol G, Director General at Thabuca Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2019

    Dear Aussietraveller080, Thank you very much for your time writing this feeback about your experience in Rioja with us. We are very glad to read that you enjoyed the tour and spend a good time with Marta. And that you find our tour informative. Besides...More

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