WINERIES IN THE AREA
Itxasmendi Winery – The rural houses of Ea Astei, Urdaibai natural park, Basque CountryItsasmendi Winery
Very close to our houses in Ea Astei, this small winery is located in Gernika, in the biosphere reserve of Urdaibai.
It produces the famous Basque Txakoli, which is produced with native grapes of selected local varieties.
Tel: 946 270 316
Also very close to the houses of Ea Astei, is the Bodega Berroja. It is a family winery located in Muxika, also in the Urdabai reserve, and only 20 minutes away by car.
Tel: 944 10 62 54
It is located in the Biscayan village of Morga, surrounded by greenery and in a wonderful rural environment. The visits to the winery have very good references.
Tel: 944 65 16 89
Tel: 944 65 16 89
Wine tourism in Rioja Alavesa
As you may know, the Rioja Designation of Origin does not only correspond to La Rioja. It also has a Basque area, in the south of the Basque Country: it is known as Rioja Alavesa.
The winery is located in Samaniego, under the Sierra de Cantabria. The main building is a glass box perfectly integrated into its surroundings.
It is an avant-garde boutique winery, in complete harmony with the surrounding landscape. It is located in the heart of Rioja Alavesa, at the foot of Sierra Cantabria, in the municipality of Laguardia.
Luis Cañas Winery
This legendary winery is located in one of the best areas in the world for the production of its delicious wines. It is located in Villabuena (Álava).
Marqués de Riscal Winery
It will be the most spectacular winery you have ever seen in your life. Does it remind you of a museum? It is no coincidence, since it was designed by Frank Ghery, the same architect who created the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao. It is certainly worth a visit. It is in Elciego (Álava).