Portugal & spain wine trip

8 DAY WINE TRIP - Porto, Douro Valley, Rioja, and Penedès

May 25-June 1, 2025

Join us for the ultimate European wine trip!  This 8 day trip starts from Florence and ends in Paris. We’ll start with four days in the Tuscany Wine Region followed by Bordeaux then travel together to Champagne for three days of beautiful wine country. You’ll have the chance to experience wine from multiple vineyards and regions as well as a dinner from a Michelin star chef. There is also an option to extend to arrive early and explore Florence or stay late and discover Paris. You won’t want to miss this delicious trip!

Fly in to Florence (FLR airport) and out of Paris (CDG airport) 

*Flight from Florence to Bordeaux not included

Trip includes 8 wine-filled days in Europe, comprehensive travel planning, coordinated extras, personalized attention, on-site tour operator available 24/7.

Option to extend on either end, reach out to fun@legittrips.com for more info. Please speak to a Legit Trips travel guide before booking your flights for this trip – email Fun@LegitTrips.com

Itinerary subject to change based on discretion of trip leader or tour operator, due to weather or other extenuating circumstances.

May 25-June 1, 2025

*Do Not book your flight without verifying arrival & departure times/airports with a Legit Trips team member.

DEPOSIT $750

TOTAL $4275

All trips are priced as double occupancy. When available, solo supplements may be offered.  If you are traveling solo, it doesn’t mean you need to pay for a solo supplement, we’re happy to pair you with a roommate whenever possible.

After you pay your deposit, you may pay the balance anytime up to 90 days prior to trip departure, or we can set up equal monthly installments.  Email us for payment options.

  • 7 nights accommodation – 2 nights in Champagne, 2 in Bordeaux, 3 in Tuscany
  • Michelin Star dinner in Tuscany
  • Tuscan lunch paired with 6 different wines. Private guided tour and wine tasting in a second winery.
  • Wine tasting in San Gimignano winery paired with typical Tuscan lunch.
  • Wine tasting in Chianti winery.
  • Wine tour in Champagne
  • Bordeaux wine tour 
  • Daily breakfast
  • Private transfers to/from airports
  • Train ticket from Bordeaux to Champagne
  • Private driver- transportation between domestic destinations, to tours, etc.
  • Legit Trips tour leader with you 24/7

Deposits are non-refundable (but are transferable to another person or Legit Trip). Any additional payments can be refunded if canceled more than 90 days prior to the trip start date.  Deposits may only be transferred one time and incur a $100 rebooking fee.

Please be sure to read the complete booking terms and conditions at checkout. https://legittrips.com/booking-terms/

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Fun Facts About wine

Champagne

A bottle of champagne has around 49 million bubbles! The characteristic bubbles that grace all champagnes are formed during a second fermentation process, because of the addition of sugar and yeast. The two ingredients react to form carbon dioxide and this creates millions of bubbles trapped in a very small space.

Bordeaux

The oldest vines planted in Bordeaux are at least 200 years old. The vines are said to have been planted just after the French Revolution. The city of Bordeaux is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Producing well upwards of 500,000 bottles annually Bordeaux is the largest producer of high-end wines.

Tuscany

The Chianti district is known as the “Heart of Tuscany." Authentic Chianti is made from 80% Sangiovese grapes. Chianti was historically associated with a squat bottle enclosed in a straw basket, called a fiasco but they are only used by a few winemakers nowadays. Most Chianti is now bottled in more standard shaped wine bottles.

Europe Wine

The European Union is the world-leading producer of wine. Between 2016 and 2020, the average annual production was 165 million hectolitres. In 2020, it accounted for 45% of global wine-growing areas, 64% of production and 48% of consumption.

Day 1

ARRIVAL IN LISBON

Arrival transfer in Lisbon to the hotel.

Welcome Reception!

O/N at Hotel Britania Art Deco

Day 2

PORTO

Transfer all together to Porto, check into the hotel.

Half-Day Private Tour – Port Wine cellars with wine tasting

O/N at Hotel Porto Royal Bridges

Day 3

DOURO VALLEY

Full-Day Private Tour in the Douro Valley.Wine tasting and Winery visit and a 1-hour boat trip

O/N at Hotel Porto Royal Bridges

Day 4

RIOJA

Transfer from Porto to Rioja

Evening at leisure to explore.

O/N at  Parador de Calahorra

Day 5

RIOJA

Full day private tour of the Rioja Wine Region. This full day tour combines wine tastings in the world renowned Rioja area with a magnificent lunch in a local restaurant.

O/N at  Parador de Calahorra

Day 6

BARCELONA

Transfer Rioja to Bilbau airport – we’ll all fly together and propose the flight to buy. flight not included but we can book for you!

Upon arrival, we’ll be transferred to the hotel. 
O/N at Hotel H10 Urquinaona Plaza

Day 7

PENEDES

Half-Day Private Tour of Penedès wine region. 1 organic, exclusive winery visit by the owners of the winery. Private lunch with a winery owner, set at an exclusive location within one of the wineries. Exceptional wine pairing for lunch. 

O/N at Hotel H10 Urquinaona Plaza

Day 8

DEPARTURE DAY

Transport to Barcelona Airport

Say “see you again” to your travel buds and start sharing photos and memories!

Option to extend extra days in Lisbon or Barcelona!

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