Regional Wine Tours

DO Costers del Segre, DO Cava, DO Catalunya

The Lleida-Costers del Segre DO is a journey through gastronomy, history, culture and the landscapes of Lleida through its wines.

During your visit to the province of Lleida you will have the chance to experience vines grown at 1,000 metres altitude on the Lleida wine route.

DO Costers del Segre

Perhaps the aridest of the Catalan wine regions is DO Costers del Segre. This is the first wine-producing region in Catalonia where the non-native varieties Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot were introduced alongside native ones.

Located between 250 m and 1,000 m of altitude the vines are rocked by the air of the Pyrenees and a light Mediterranean influence. Discover a contrast of sensations with the aromatic power of its red wines and the freshness of its white wines on Lleida’s Wine Route.

DO Catalunya

The Catalonia Designation of Origin, approved in 1999, was created to safeguard the tradition of wine production in Catalonia which has been so important for more than 2,000 years. Its objective is to cover different wine cellars in approximately 200 Catalan municipalities which produce quality wines, however without a specific Designation of Origin. This designation includes approximately 4,000 hectares of vineyards distributed throughout the region. Generally speaking, a Mediterranean climate dominates with many hours of the sun however without excessive heat.

DO Cava

Cava is made mainly produced with Macabeo, Xarel·lo and Parellada following the champenoise method. The Cava DO has both great cavas and traditional wineries which will reveal the secrets of this internationally acclaimed wine. Visit Sant Sadurní d’Anoia, the Cava capital.

Join us in Catalonia

Each glass preserves a small piece of the past, which is why wine tourism in Catalonia is about much more than wine tasting. Enjoy the experience of taking a sip of wine alongside the vineyards, sleeping in a winery and experiencing the great food and olive oil along the way. When you have a glass of wine again, all the memories will come flooding back.