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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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    All reviews rioja wine small group private tour two days delicious lunch la guardia first class excellent english memorable experience old town wonderful driver self drive whole process local culture exceeded our expectations highly recommend this company great information
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The selection of vineyards was very good. We saw lot of really different locations which would have not been possible without good organiser. The guide was capable to provide valuable information and background stories. Transportation was fluent. All of us are very happy of the...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    1  Thank Timo V
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My friend and I had only one day to spend in Rioja and complex travel arrangements. Thabuca was very helpful in arranging transportation for us and listening to what type of vineyards we wanted to experience. Marta (our guide) was very knowledgeable about the region,...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank E7343VUrobb
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    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 29 August 2019

    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 13 August 2019 via mobile

    My wife and I visited the famous wine area and wanted to maximise our experience with a limited time frame. To be honest we had left it to the last minute, I spoke to Marta on the phone and explained what we wanted. Very promptly...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank GregB627
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