Travel to La Rioja, Spain with Dr. Clinton Lee

With over 500 wineries in La Rioja, there is an unlimited amount of quality wineries, from small to traditional cellars to visit. When you go on this private tour with Dr. Lee, he’ll show you the best wines in Spain to explore.

Your Host

Dr. Clinton Lee

Dr. Clinton Lee is a Wine & Etiquette Master and social media personality. He rose to popularity on TikTok making wine & etiquette videos that shared with the masses what it is like to be a gentleman. On top of that, not only can Dr. Lee show you a good time during dinner and the proper manners, he’s also been a wine educator for 10 years. Travelling with Dr. Lee will offer no shortage of culture, wine tastings and learning a lot of life moments.

Itinerary Overview

7 days, 6 nights in La Rioja, Spain with Dr. Clinton Lee leading your tour

Activities Included

  • Bus transfers
  • 1 Dinner
  • 4 Lunches
  • 1 Tapas Tour
  • 5 Wineries
  • Guided visits to iconic spots in La Rioja

Other Inclusions

  • Accommodation and breakfast
  • Local Guide throughout the trip 
  • Meals as indicated in itinerary
  • Arrival/Meet & Greet guide assistance

Cost

Double occupancy 2,370€

Single room 2,600€

Down payment at time of booking 1,000€

Dates

May 22-28, 2023

Exclusions

  • International flights
  • Food and alcohol (except as noted)
  • Visas and travel insurance
  • Airport transfers  
  • Tips for guides
  • Optional Tours

Bonus: Get 2 FREE Online Courses

Everyone who purchases a trip through APWASI will also receive 2 complimentary online courses upon payment.

Itinerary

Day 1

Arrive in Logroño

Dinner at a central restaurant in the city. 

Day 2

  • Arrival to Santo Domingo de la Calzada, Walk around the medieval village and guided tour of the Cathedral. 
  • Traditional lunch 
  • Wine tasting at Bodegas Finca la Emperatriz or similar 
  • Walk around the medieval village of Sajazarra (voted one of the most beautiful town 2021)
  • Free evening

Day 3

  • Walk around the medieval village of Briones
  • Stop at the viewpoint of the castle of San Vicente de la Sonsierra. 
  • Visit from outside the chapel of Santa Maria de la Piscina and its medieval necropolis and stone press. 
  • Tour and tasting in a winery in the Haro railway station quarter 
  • Tasting at another winery 
  • Traditional lunch 
  • Walk around Haro´s old town.

Day 4

  • Winegrower for a day. 
  • Tapas tour at the Laurel Street. 
  • Guided tour in the old town of Logroño. 
  • Free evening

Day 5

  • Visit the World Heritage Monasteries of Suso and Yuso, in the small village of San Millán de la Cogolla.  
  • Tour and tasting at a winery in the upper Najerilla valley. 
  • Lunch at the winery.

Day 6

  • Guided tour of the medieval village of Laguardia, considered the capital of the  Rioja Alavesa region. 
  • Visit of the church of Santa María de los Reyes, with a unique gothic polychromed  entrance. 
  • Tour and tasting at a winery in the Rioja Alavesa subregion with an old  underground cellar carved in the rock. 
  • Drive along the hotel Marqués de Riscal to admire its avant-garde architecture  designed by Frank Gehry.  
  • Stop by Bodegas Ysios, designed by the Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, for a tasting. 

Day 7

Departure (optional transfer to the airport)