Private Rioja wine tour from Bilbao

9-10 Hours
Availability : All year round
Starts in Bilbao
Ends in Bilbao 8option to end in San Sebasrtian or in Rioja too)
Min Age : 8+
Max People : 7

Rioja wine tour from Bilbao

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Tour Details - Rioja wine tour from Bilbao

A full-day private tour from Bilbao to the wine region of Rioja. After your tour guide picks you up from the hotel, the journey to Rioja begins to visit 3 prestigious wineries. After learning all about wine production, you will be served a traditional lunch which is complemented with wine. To finish the tour, there will be a stop on the way back to Bilbao in the medieval town of Laguardia to discover its rich history and witness some of the most stunning views.

Departure & Return Location

You will be picked up and dropped-off at your hotel or accomodation in the city of Bilbao. You can also be picked-up in Bilbao and be dropped off in Rioja or San Sebastian. Contact us to find out about these options. 

Departure Time

Pick-up time is normally at around 08:45 but the exact pick-up time will be communicated to you once your guide has arranged the itinerary for the day

Price Includes

  • Hotel Pick-up/Drop-off in Bilbao
  • Transportation in a comfortable sedan or luxury minivan
  • Tour Guide and driver for the whole of the tour
  • Visit to 3 Rioja wineries with a full English-guided tour at one to enjoy all its premises
  • Tasting of premium wines at each winery
  • A high quality, 3 course meal at a local restaurant selected by your guide
  • Short visit to Laguardia – a medieval village in Rioja Alavesa

Price Excludes

  • Any other item not included in the included section


  • Umbrella
  • Bottle of water
Highlights - Rioja wine tour from Bilbao

The day will begin with a pick-up at your hotel in Bilbao to head to the prestigious wine region of Rioja. You will be chauffeured by your English-speaking guide to 3 excellent wineries to taste their premium wines. The first visit consists of a fully-guided tour of the winery where you will learn about how their production methods. The other 2 visits focus on tasting. This tour offers the chance to have great views of the vineyard landscapes in Rioja and understand what makes this wine region so special. Following the visits, we have planned a traditional lunch for you which is also complemented by wine.

On the way back to Bilbao, there will be stop at a charming, medieval town with a rich history: Laguardia. It is the perfect place for lovely stroll through its narrow cobbled streets and to have a great view over Rioja´s vineyards. After enjoying this unique town, you will be chauffeured back to your hotel in Bilbao.


8:30AMPick-up at your hotel in Bilba0

Hotel pickup or closest location possible (you will be contacted to confirm the exact pick-up time)

10:00AMWinery visit and tasting

First winery visit and wine tasting in Haro, Rioja Alta

12amWine tastings in Rioja Alavesa

Quality tastings to leanr about the different wine styles in Rioja and Rioja Alavesa

2pmHigh quality meal

Quality lunch at the winery restaurant (including wine, dessert and coffee)

16:00 pmShort visit to the walled village of Laguardia

Visit to enjoy its cobbled streets, fantastic views and plaza mayor

18:00pmDrop-off in Bilbao

Availability & Booking

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