Barcelona & Catalan Wine Route Signature Drive

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Enjoy more time to explore, unwind & drink the wine...

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... On our extended 13-day Catalonia driving holiday

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Experience our unique insider's take on Barcelona...

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... From the comfort of a small boutique hideaway

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Visit a UNESCO World Heritage site in the hills...

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... And experience some special Gaudí magic at night

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Then visit Cava and red wine vineyards...

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... Staying at two gorgeous winery hotels

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Enjoy food that tastes as good as it looks...

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... And sip vintage wine in family-run vineyards

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This trip extends our shorter 8-day itinerary with more time to explore, relax and soak in the views. Meet more locals, drink more wine and finish in the Roman city of Tarragona.

  • Barcelona like a local
  • Expert local guides
  • Gorgeous winery hotels
  • Cava vineyards
  • Indulgent Catalan cuisine
  • Gaudí modernism
  • Mediterranean flavour
  • Easy & scenic driving
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What's Included

Key Inclusions

12 nights in first-class hotels

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Hire vehicle

All breakfasts

1 x lunch

1 x dinner

Guided activities as described

4 x Private transfers

Guided Activities

Private food tour with lunch & wine

Private eBike tour (can be walking tour)

Shared Gaudí house night visit

Montserrat visit with choir singing

2 x Shared Cava winery visits

Private Priorat winery visit

5* Service

We have personally experienced & loved every aspect of this trip

Holiday Guide with advice, background information and recommendations

ABTOT / ATOL Financial protection

Local support throughout

24/7 emergency support

Industry-leading 160% carbon capture

Exclusive departure date

Please note: International travel not included.


Day 1

Arrive in Barcelona and explore on foot

We'll be waiting as you land this morning (train travel via Paris available) and transfer to your boutique hotel on the leafy Montjuic hill. Set out exploring Montjuic with our self-guided route with beautiful gardens, a hidden Greek theatre and a café overlooking the 1992 Olympic diving pool, the city's landmarks spread out below. If you love art, this is also a hotspot for that.

Day 2

Eat and drink your way through Barcelona

Day 3

Discover hidden corners of the old town

Day 4

Cycle by day, experience Gaudí at night

Day 5

Travel to the Cava region via a UNESCO wonder

Day 6

Visit family wineries on a memorable Cava day

Day 7

Relax or explore from your winery hotel

Day 8

Travel into the Priorat wine region

Day 9

Enjoy an indulgent day of great wine & food

Day 10

Explore the Ebro Delta

Memorable moments you can look forward to...

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In inviting hotel pools

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Say yes...

To another glass of bubbly

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In sunny, scenic vineyards

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On working family wineries

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Typical Catalan villages

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Delve into...

Bountiful food markets

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Barcelona's hidden gems

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In Barcelona's local barrios

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Eat & drink...

Like the locals do

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A Gaudí wonder at night

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Tuck into...

Tapas with a view

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At Modernist masterpieces

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Be moved by...

Montserrat's choir song

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Seek out...

A hidden Roman aqueduct

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Gaze out...

At an oceanside amphitheatre

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Feel tiny...

Next to a 'Castellar' tower

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Get close to...

Vast flocks of flamingos

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Typical rural lifestyles

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Fall in love...

With beautiful Catalonia

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