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Short Break Weekend Wine Tour at Priorat - 3 Days/ 2 Nights

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 3 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 12 people
Destination(s): Spain  
Specialty Categories: Food & Wine   Cultural Journey  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 850 Euro (EUR)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1200 Euro (EUR)

You will be captivated by the Priorat marvelous landscapes resulting from the combination of its wine crops, olives and dried fruits. The exclusive geographical characteristics and climate conditions of this region and the predominance of licorella (typical slat stone) in the soil, make the high quality of its wines possible.

The cultural richness and landscape diversity of the area are remarkable. You can find different monuments and buildings from the romantic period as well as a combination of woods, terraced vineyards descending the hillside to the sea.

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Collection at Barcelona city according your flight schedule. Transportation to the selected hotel in the Priorat wine region. Typical catalan dinner at the hotel.

Day 2: Breakfast at hotel. Visit a familiar cellar in the Gratallops town recognized for the quality of its wines. We will enjoy a guided visit and a private taste led by the eonologist from the house. After the visit we will enjoy a gourmet lunch. In the afternoon we will visit the Carthusian Monastery of Scaladei. The remains of what was the first Carthusian Monastery in the Iberian Peninsula, founded in the 12th century by King Alphonse the Chaste. The Monastery had three cloisters with a total of 30 cells. Its location at the foot of the Monsant ranges gives this site an incomparable natural setting. Return to the hotel for dinner.

Day 3: Breakfast at hotel. Visit the picturesque town of Siurana recognized for its production of virgin olive oil. The cultivation of olives has been taking place for thousands of years in this area becoming the main agricultural product. This oil is marketed under the "denominaciĆ³n de origen protegida siurana" a name which guarantees the place of origin of the product. We will enjoy a olive tasting combined with an explanation about the characteristics of the product and elaboration technical.

Then we will enjoy a unique stroll around this special town enjoying its fantastic panoramic sights. You can not miss the impressive cliffs surrounding the tiny village which make up just one of the climbing areas situated in Catalonia. Lunch will be served in a Catalan restaurant to get in touch with the local gastronomy. Return to Barcelona around 5:00pm and end of our services

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price Includes:
- Private transportation during the whole itinerary
- Bilingual guide
- 2 nights accomodation described in a bed and breakfast basis
- All meals and dinners with wine as specified in the itinerary
- Wineries visit described including guided tour
- Cultural visit described
- Taxes.

Price Excludes:
- Any airfare
- Transportation
- Tips, personal expenses such as mini bar or telephone
- Any service, meal or drink not specified in the itinerary
- Cancellation insurance.

Notes: Pricing will vary according to group size, season, duration and your specific requirements. The given price if for a minimum of 4 people sharing double rooms.

About This Supplier
Location: Spain
Joined InfoHub: Mar 2008

At M17929 we organize wine tours and experiences in Spain and France. From wine tours of several days, weekend or one-day trips with wine-tasting in wine cellars, to cookery workshops and many other types of experiences related to wine and gastronomy. Most our wine tours are personalized and for small...

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