Catalonia via its wines
You are about to embark on a journey around Catalonia via wine, a cultural adventure full of aromas and excitement. Experience it by travelling along the different wine routes which delve into the essence of the Catalan designations of origin and their wines and wineries.
Life is full of little details that make it exciting. Opening a bottle of Catalan wine to savour it in good company or to go with a good meal is one of those little moments that can be extraordinarily rewarding.
We invite you to visit some of the more than 300 wineries open to the public in Catalonia. They offer a host of activities, like bicycle rides through vineyards, sailing trips with wine tasting in the evening, relaxing massages using wine-based products… and if you simply prefer to taste wine like you do at home, the majority also have a wine bar.
Enjoy wine culture in Catalonia.
Other experiences in Catalonia
Wherever you are in Catalonia, there is interesting wine tourism on offer awaiting you visit. We are a country of great wines and a great winemaking tradition.
In Catalonia, everything tells you the story of wine. We are a region of great wines and we have a great wine-making tradition.
You are about to embark on a journey through Catalonia accompanied by its wine, a cultural adventure full of aromas and emotions.
The history of the vineyards and wine of Catalonia makes for a constellation of adventures, large and small, which has quietly and persistently shaped the landscape to its present form.
In Catalonia, more than 180 food and wine events are held each year. If you don’t know which one to choose, here are some of the most outstanding events.
Wine and cava are a part of Catalan history. Each glass preserves a small piece of the past, which is why wine tourism in Catalonia is about much more than wine tasting.
The monumental nature of the L’Espluga de Francolí Cooperative Winery so captivated the writer Àngel Guimerà, that he christened it ‘the cathedral of wine’.
Through the icons you can construct a portrait of the personality of the Catalonians, and the customs and history of Catalonia, and fall in love with this land at the same time.
You will take away countless memories of your stay in Catalonia to savour. Each area of the territory has its own character and long-standing traditions.
Travel around Catalonia through the various fairs and gastronomic festivals that are held from one end of the region to the other throughout the year.
Catalonia has all the ingredients for the best gastronomy: a region with landscapes as diverse as its treasured cuisine, some of the best chefs in the world and high-quality products.
The Grand Tour of Catalonia is a journey through the most fascinating landscapes, culture, tradition, gastronomy and architecture of Catalonia.