For wine and gastronomy lovers who want to enjoy a short break holiday by mixing the cosmopolitan Barcelona and the rural country. Start with a 2 day wine tour in the Barcelona city combining wine and gastronomy with a touch of Gaudí architecture and end your wine tour in the most recognized catalan wine region : The Priorat (2:00 hours from Barcelona).
Collection at Barcelona airport according to your flight schedule. 3 hours guided city tour in the afternoon. With your own private driver and separate art guide you will discover the highlights of Barcelona including the Picasso Museum, the Mir Museum, and Gaudi«s Parc Guell home of works of Picasso, Joan Mir and Gaud Before returning to your hotel, your driver and guide will take you to the whimsical Parc Guell, a park landscaped by Modernist master Antoni Gaudi from the year 1900-1914. Free evening at your disposal with our suggestions.
Breakfast in hotel. Today we have prepared a very special session: . We will take you to visit the famous Boqueria Market, purchase the ingredients for your class, and then teach you hands-on the basics of Catalan cuisine. You may also request a specific Paella or Tapas class. This class will be followed by lunch of the dishes made by the group. Free evening and dinner at your disposal.
Travel to the Priorat wine region (2:00 hours from Barcelona). Experience a unique wine tour staying in a smart hotel built over an old abbey. We will organize a one day guided wine tour visiting 3 wineries with wine tasting included in the town of Gratallops. To end the wine tour you will enjoy a degustation lunch in a intringuing restaurant (wines included).
You will be captivated by the Priorat marvellous 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. Dinner at hotel
Breakfast at Hotel. Today we will visit the small charming Towns of Scala Dei, Poboleda and the Scala Dei Monastery founded by the mokns of San Bruno. It was the first Monastery in the Spanish Kingdom, and from there the monks went out to create 25 Monasteries all over Spain. The Scala Dei Monastery was built in a plot given by the King Alfonso I el Casto as a present in the XII century. From Scala Dei . During the day we will visit two cellars more in the Area and a traditional catalan Lunch. Dinner at hotel. Transport to Barcelona airport and end of the tour