Wine Tour to Penedes from Barcelona
Private Penedes Wine tour with visit to two excellent wineries
This wine tour to Penedes goes to one of the best wine regions near Barcelona: D.O. Penedès. In this wine district there are more than 250 wineries, and on this tour we go to two of the very best wineries: Torres and Parés Balta. After the winery visit it is possible to have an exclusive lunch at a restaurant in Penedes recommended in the Michelin Guide.
Visits to two Private Wineries in Penedès
Our visit starts at the hotel where a private bus and a guide will pick you up. We soon reach Bodegas Torres - one of the reknowned wineries in Spain.
Torres was founded in 1870 by Miguel Torres and now - 5 generations later - the winery has not stopped growing. The Torres wine Estate had their breakthrough when they won a wine competition in 1979 against the best French wines. Today, Torres' wineries can be found all over the world. Not only does Torres have wineries in the best wine regions of Spain, besides Penedes in Priorat, Ribera del Duero, Rioja, Rueda, etc. but they also wine houses in California and in Chile. Torres' base however, is to be found in Pacs del Penedès, a short drive north of Vilafrance del Penedès, the regions capital.
In Torres you will have an excellent tour where you will see both the vineyards and the cellars . The visit end in the tasting room, where you will try 3 of Torres' best wines.
Gourmet lunch at a local restaurant in Penedès
After the winery visit to Torres, we can arrange a lunch for the group right in the heart of the Penedès at a superb restaurant that has beautiful views over the vineyards and the valley. Ejnoy local dishes paired with quality wines from the Penedès region.
Second Winery visit - Parès Baltà
After a nice lunch, we go to the renowned Parés Baltà winery. Parés Baltà produce some of the best wines in Penedès. In the well known Spanish wine guide Peñín and the international Peter Parker Wine Spectator, several of their wines get into the exclusive club of the +90 points. The visit to the winery both includes a visit the the production, to the vineyard and of course a taste of several of the winery's wines, like Hisende Miret, Indigena and Indígena Blanc.
Details for the Penedes Wine Tour
The tour can be arranged for groups of between 8 and 120 people. If you are more than 60 people we divide the group into two, each with their own bus, guide and driver.
The duration of the Penedes Winery Visit
From 4 hours (including transportation from Barcelona and back). The itinerary can be customized - please write us if you want to make changes to the suggested itinerary.
Wineries to visit in Penedes
There are several hundred of wineries in Penedes, so there are many to choose from. On our Wine Tours to Penedès we try to give you the best experience when deciding which wineries to visit. We try to combine a superb winery visit with fantastic wines. This experience is possible at wineries like Torres and Parés Baltaá, but also at Albet i Noya, Mas Comtal, Jean Leon, Gramona and Codorníu.
Prices for the Penedes Tour
per person for a private Wine Tour to Penedès. We can add lunch from 35 €/person