Do you enjoy trying good WINES?
Are you planning to visit BARCELONA soon?
Wondering about the best TOURS near Barcelona?
Visit PRIORAT !!!!!
you will find a unique way to:
Discover one of the most famous wine regions in Spain, Europe and the world.
Try a wide range of the best catalan wines.
Enjoy mediteranian climate, beautiful nature and an idylic countryside.
What is Priorat?
Priorat is a small region of Catalonia, in north-east of Spain. The region is well known in the country for its wine production. Moreover, Priorat wine sector occupies one of the highest positions at the international wine market.
The Priorat region is an area with excelent climate conditions (mediterranean climate). However, the region does not have only a good weather. It also possess a great history, numerous traditions and large natural and cultural heritage.
That is why this area represents a perfect destination for all those persons who are looking for WINE TOURISM, CULTURAL TOURISM and CREATIVE & ARTISTIC ACTIVITIES.
It could even be said that Priorat represents a GREAT UNKNOWN of Catalonia, being still an authentic place, with fewer tourists in comparation to destinations as Barcelona, Costa Brava or Costa Dorada.
That’s why we invite YOU to be ONE OF THE FIRST TOURISTS to discover it.
Priorat is not too far away from Barcelona.It is situated about 86 miles south of the catalan capital.Also, there is a airport nearby featuring many low-cost flights to Great Britain, placed in the town of Reus (about 21 miles from the major town of the region, Falset).
We arrange three kinds of wine tours:
- Private winery tours. We would be happy to set up a personalised route for you.
- Tours adapted to small groups of people. In that case, you could enjoy a family atmosphere during the tour, feeling relaxed and spending time with your loved ones.
- Big group tours. We have a lot of experience managing professional and student groups, we are proud to say that big groups are also welcome to Priorat.
We would be happy to set up a personalised route for you.
We are promising you a great vineyard experience and happiness for all your senses, good wines and tasty food, the smell of the nearby Mediterranean Sea, sunsets in astonishing natural surroundings, such as vineyards, the softness of the best sorts of grapes, the sounds of typical catalan villages, …
We are formed by professional and reliable tour guides who will receive you at the meeting point and will host you for the entire guided tour. When it comes to wine appellation, we offer you a wide range of options, from Priorat DOQ to Montsant DO. Our wine knowledge includes Penedes DO and Cava DO (spanish sparkling wine produced mainly in Penedes county). And finally, we know all the wineriers and winemakers in Priorat, as well as the local restaurants. Due to these reasons, we are sure that we could take you to one of the best Spain wine tours.
We are Travel Priorat. Our company is situated in an administrative capital of Priorat County, the town of Falset. That’s why we know so well the region of Priorat.. Priorat is our home.
If you are interested in Priorat wine county, it’s almost certain that you are going to need a previous appointment to do a cellar tour. That’s why we highly recommend making a reservation in advance.
The main reason is that the most of wineries are quite small. Moreover, the staff, is very busy doing all kinds of jobs around the winery (often, the members of the owner’s family are the staff of the cellar and are touring you around it).
The tours are usually in English. Also, several employees of winery staff speaks English too. Although, we can organize tours in other languages, such as Catalan, Spanish, French, German or Russian (if agreed in advance).
Before you do your tour, we suggest you to put on comfortable clothes and shoes, according the season of the year. Although our standard vineyard tours don’t include a lot of hiking, some uneven terrains can be found during the journey. We also recomend you taking some water and a photo camera with you (if not, make sure that you have a mobile phone with you).
You don’t have to know the wines in order to assist any Barcelona wine tours, but it’s strongly advisable to show interest in wine tasting. However, even if you don’t drink wine, we’re sure that the Priorat breathtaking landscapes will be worth of going to some of the wine tours near Barcelona. Aside from wine tours, we can prepare for you a food and wine tour or even a cava and wine tour.
For a fully personalized winery tour, starting in Barcelona or at any another place, we will have to ask you some more questions. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you need further information or if you would like to chat about your vacations in Priorat.
We will be looking forward to hearing from you!