1. From Madrid: Ribera del Duero, Peñafiel, and 2 Top Wineries
Explore the winemaking region of Ribera del Duero during a guided day trip. Take guided tours of 2 top wineries to learn about the winemaking process and sample local food and wine local to the region. The first stop is one of the world’s best wineries according to the magazine Wine & Spirits, situated in the lands near Aranda del Duero. Enjoy a guided visit of the cellars and learn about the history of the family winery and its methods of wine production, following it from the soil to the bottle. Then, led by an expert enologist, taste how the unique climate and soil from the region of Ribera del Duero merge into the wine selection. After the first visit to the vineyard, visit the town of Peñafiel, an enclave in the center of the Ribera del Duero. Here you will have free time to explore its narrow streets and have lunch on your own. Continue the day by visiting an award-winning vineyard, discovering the technology used to produce their high-quality premium wine. A true passionate expert will lead the visit and describe every detail about wine crafting. Treat yourself to a unique and exclusive experience within a stunning rural landscape composed of endless vineyards. After discovering the origin and history of one of the top wines in the region and the ecological process of its production during an exclusive and personalized experience, enjoy another wine tasting.