Regarded by wine connoisseurs as one of
the principal regions in the world for wine
production, this 5-day self-drive itinerary
combines visits to some of the finest wineries
with stays in characterful accommodation.
Fly from London to Madrid. Pick up your hire car at the airport and drive to Haro, stopping en route to visit a winery in Aranada de Duero, which is at the heart of the Ribera del Duero wine production. Continue to Haro and stay for 2 nights at the Los Agustinos. (N)
Full day at leisure to explore the surrounding region. Visits are included to two wineries today which will showcase the traditional and modern techniques of wine producing. (B, L)
Morning drive to Bilbao, stopping en route to visit the Marques de Riscal winery, which has been designed by renowned architect Frank Gehry. Stay overnight at the NH Villa de Bilbao. (B)
Morning drive to San Sebastian. Afternoon included tapas tour. Stay for 1 night at the Slken Amara Plaza. (B)
Drive to Madrid airport and drop off your hire car. Fly to London. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
Superior tour departures are based in 4- and 5-star accommodation. Prices are based on the standard room category.
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Founded as a convent in 1373, Los Agustinos is now a beautifully restored 4-star hotel, located in the historic centre of Haro, surrounded by a valley of vineyards and the Cantabrian mountains. The interior of the hotel combines modern design with beautiful, original features and it has an impressive courtyard where you can relax while enjoying a glass of Rioja. The rooms are decorated in a rustic style and all offer modern comforts and amenities. The restaurant, housed within this stunning architectural setting, serves regional cuisine and has an outstanding wine...
The Silken Amara Plaza hotel is located in a quiet area in San Sebastian's Pio XII square, a 15 minute walk from the beach. The modern building has a bold exterior and an elegant interior featuring a large collection of modern art works. The hotel's restaurant serves Basque and international dishes and there are also many traditional tapas restaurants nearby.
Features: 162 rooms, restaurant, bar, coffee shop, bike rental, lift.
Room amenities: Air conditioning, satellite television, tea making facilities, safe, minibar,...
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