Madrid to Rioja wine tour (3 day)

3 days
Availability : All year round
Starts in Madrid
Ends in Madrid (or Rioja. It could also end in Barcelona or San Sebastian)
Min Age : 8+
Max People : 7

Rioja wine tour from Madrid

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Tour Details - Madrid to La Rioja wine tour

Explore the famous wine regions of Rioja and Ribera del Duero on this magnificent 3-day journey from Madrid with hotel accommodation. You will visit prominent wineries in both regions and enjoy the comfort of not having to drive. This tour is perfect for lovers of red wine.

Departure & Return Location

You will be picked up and dropped off at your hotel or accommodation in the city of Madrid. The tour could also end in Barcelona or in Bilbao or San Sebsatian. Contact us to find out about these options. 

Departure Time

Pick-up time is normally at around 08:00 but the exact pick-up time will be communicated to you once your guide has arranged the itinerary for the tour

Price Includes

  • Hotel Pick-up/Drop-off in Madrid
  • Transportation in a comfortable sedan or luxury minivan
  • 2 nights accomodation (1 in Burgos and 1 in Rioja) at 4 star or top quality boutique hotels
  • Tour Guide and driver for the whole of the tour
  • Visit to 5 wineries in total (Ribera del Duero and Rioja wineries9 with a full English-guided tours
  • Tasting of premium wines at each winery
  • 2 high quality, 3 course meals at local restaurants or wineries
  • Tapas lunch in Lerma on the day back to Madrid
  • Short visit to Laguardia – a medieval village in Rioja Alavesa
  • Short visit to Segovia on your way to Ribera del Duero

Price Excludes

  • Any other item not included in the included section


  • Umbrella
  • Bottle of water
What to Expect - Rioja to Madrid tour

This is a tour which allows you to discover 2 famous wines regions in Spain and experience the very best of Spanish wine and gastronomy. There is no need for renting a car, maps and planning which wineries to visit – we have got this for you. You will be chauffeured from your hotel to all the wineries in a private minivan by your expert tour guide. This multi-day tour is ideal to discover fantastic wineries and wines, learn about the culture and witness impressive vineyard landscapes.

*The itinerary below is a sample and can change depending on availability at the wineries and days of the week


Madrid – Ribera del DueroDAY 1

You will be picked up at your hotel by your guide and the first stop will be Ribera del Duero, one of Spain´s top wine regions. On the way to Ribera there will be a brief stop in Segovia – a city well-known for its famous Roman aqueduct, cathedral, Alcazar castle, and being a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Once you have arrived in Ribera del Duero there will be visits to 2-3 prestigious wineries where you will taste their best wines. Following the visits, you will enjoy the region´s fine gastronomy by having lunch at a nearby winery or restaurant. Your private guide will then drop you off at your hotel in Burgos and recommend you the best options for your evening meal. Remember to rest well tonight as Rioja awaits you in the morning!

Ribera del Duero - RiojaDAY 2

After finishing up breakfast, your guide will pick you up and the private tour of Rioja begins. We have arranged a visit to 2 of our favourite wineries which is concluded with wine tasting. To satisfy your appetite you will be served a traditional Riojan meal for lunch at a local restaurant. Throughout the day your guide will take you to Rioja´s best spots where you will discover the best views of the surrounding landscapes and vineyards. The private tour of Rioja ends with a drop-off at your 12th-Century castle hotel.

Rioja - MadridDAY 3

Following breakfast, your guide will meet you at the hotel and the journey starts back to Madrid. For one last superb experience, there will be a stop in the charming town of Lerma where you will have tapas. Based on your preferences, you can choose to spend more time in Rioja by yourself or travel from there to another city in Spain

Availabity & Booking

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