Rioja wine region
In Spain, Rioja is synonymous of wine. The denomination of origin spreads along 54.000 hectares around three different Communities (La Rioja, Basque Country and Navarre). The wines of Rioja are the most famous of Spain and its long tradition supports their fame.
In Rioja you will find fabulous wine museums, emblematic wineries, fantastic hotels, some of which are built on wineries, breathtaking lansdscapes and ancient monuments worth visiting. Modern Architecture has contributed in recent times to the reputation of Rioja and, luckly enough, some of this great wineries are also hotels and restaurants.
If you are in Bilbao and do not have much time, you may want to learn about our 1 Day Wine Tour in Rioja (Haro) from Bilbao
In the following sections you will be able to find useful information to prepare your trip to Rioja. Besides the following section, we have also prepared some interesting posts that cover interesting facts about the region, gastronomy in Rioja and its wines.
Sections on Wines from Rioja
Find information about the wines from Rioja and itineraries and routes to discover the region