Savor the Culture!

Rioja Wine & Spanish Flavors

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7 Nights
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* Package includes airfare, transfers, accommodations, automatic car rental, tours and breakfast daily! Additional baggage charges may apply. Rates are available for 1 to 9 travelers.

From Madrid to the Rioja wine region!

This fantastic self-drive vacation package to Spain enables you to visit the vibrant city of Madrid along with the surrounding areas along the way to La Rioja.

What's Included


  • Round-trip economy class airfare into Madrid, out of Bilbao
  • Private arrival airport transfer in Madrid 
  • Automatic economy car rental for 6 days (pick-up when leaving Madrid)

Accommodations (or similar):

  • 2 nights in Madrid at H10 Villa de la Reina
  • 2 nights in La Rioja at Hotel Los Agustinos
  • 1 night in San Sebastian at Silken Amara Plaza San Sebastian
  • 2 nights in Bilbao at Hotel Silken Indautxu 

Tours & Sightseeing:

  • Ribera del Duero winery visit & tasting
  • Rioja traditional winery visit & tasting
  • Rioja Wine Museum & gourmet lunch
  • Marques de Riscal winery visit & tasting (or similar)
  • San Sebastian Tapas Tour, with local food expert (2-hour tour with tapas in 2 places)

Other Inclusions:

  • Buffet Breakfast Daily
  • All local taxes
  • Carrier and government taxes/fees/facility charges on airfare 

Not Included: 

  • Gratuities
  • Meals (other than noted)
  • Anything not listed in the inclusions above
Unique Explorations
  • Experience two of Spain’s great regions; Madrid, the capital city, and the Rioja wine region where you will get a real taste of the local flavor.
  • Discover the history and beauty that lives in Madrid from the Royal Palace to the Tapas bars!
  • Taste authentic Spanish tapas with a local food expert in San Sebastian.
  • Enjoy the perfect amount of guided sightseeing and free time on your own in each city.
  • See Frank O. Gehry’s magnificent Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao.
Package Overview
Spain offers culture and sophistication coupled with the charm and elegance of its early years. You'll enjoy time in Madrid, soaking in all of the cosmopolitan beauty the city has to offer. Take a tour of the Ribera del Duero winery before heading to the unspoilt region of La Rioja, Spain's lovely wine country!

From a unique visit to an underground wine cellar to one of the most traditional wineries in Rioja, you will savor much of the diversity that lives in this region. 

Enjoy tastings of the local wines, visit a more modern winery to learn the contemporary techniques of wine making, and enjoy some time at your leisure to visit the famous monastery of Yuso and Suso, where the Castillian language was born.
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* Package includes airfare, transfers, accommodations, automatic car rental, tours and breakfast daily! Additional baggage charges may apply. Rates are available for 1 to 9 travelers.

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