Andalucia is undeniably known for its exceptional selection of high-quality wines. The combination of warm weather, contrasting altitudes and systems of maturing, make Andalucia the ideal location for the cultivation of vines, a practice going back over many centuries. Here you can experience the true bodega lifestyle in the various guided visits offered throughout Andalucia. What are our favourite wine tours? Read on to find out..
Bodegas Virgen Malaga
A historical, traditional and innovative family winery which produces sweet and dry aromatised wines exported to countries all over the world. Having been run for over 130 years, their wines are stocked all over from Carrefour, Mercadona, Auchan, Jeronimo Martins, Lidl, Metro, El Corte Inglés and Schwarz Gruppe. Ask to try their brandy, a produce they are also very well known for.
Descalzos Viejos (Ronda)
Located in an ancient 16th century Trinitarian monastery, this bodega is considered one of the most beautiful of all of Andalucia. Just a short walk from the historical city of Ronda, experience incredible views of the 10 hectares of vineyards here. Only smaller groups are welcome and unlike other vineyards, tours can only be booked by appointment enhancing the exclusivity of the experience.
Bodegas Luis Perez (Jerez)
This tour features a spectacular Jerez farmhouse dating back to 1844. A region dominated by the cultivation of white grape, for the last decade Bodegas Luis Perez has been producing an outstanding range of red wines including Garum and Samaruco. Its innovative methods are indicated by the winery´s experimentative practices including the ageing of wine underwater in amphoras.
Vina Bodega Remsamen (Marbella)
If you’re looking for a quirky experience, then this is the wine tour for you. Rene and Marjolijn are a lovely couple who manage the bodega and provide you with a personable and engaging account of how their wine is made. Originally producing Chardonnay, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, their focus is now on Chardonnay, a movement made since 2018. On this enchanting tour, visitors have the chance to try their Chardonnay and also a selection of previously harvested red wines. At an altitude of 350m and 15km from the Mediterranean Sea, the panoramic views are breath-taking.