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Thabuca Wine Tours

C/Mayor, 4 | Rioja, 01330 Labastida, Spain
+34 945 33 10 60
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Great Boutique Tour

Our guide, Elena, was fantastic. She was so friendly and patient, as well as very knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JLSutherland
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Calgary, Canada
Couldn't have asked for a better intro to La Rioja

This tour was a perfect way to get a sense for the Rioja region, its wines and wineries. Our guide... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
BrianJShea9
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Rioja wine tours and gourmet experiences in Basque Country. Boutique Tour operator specialized in wine tours in Rioja for discerning wine lovers. Off-the-beaten path tours and unique experiences. Rioja deluxe private tours and semi-private small group tours. Acces to non-comercial wineries in Rioja. Taste the best Rioja wines and savour the best local food. Discover with us Rioja best kept secrets.
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“rioja region” (15 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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C/Mayor, 4 | Rioja, 01330 Labastida, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide, Elena, was fantastic. She was so friendly and patient, as well as very knowledgeable about the wines, wineries and area in general. We really enjoyed spending the day with her and so appreciated what she added to the tour. The wineries were also...More

Thank JLSutherland
Carol G, Manager at Thabuca Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear JLSutherland, Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback. We also had a wonderful and funny day with you. Our boutique Rioja wine tour includes some of our favourites wineries and wines in Rioja, so we are really happy to learn that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This tour was a perfect way to get a sense for the Rioja region, its wines and wineries. Our guide, Marta, was fantastic -- this was undoubtedly a highlight of our time in Spain!More

Thank BrianJShea9
Carol G, Manager at Thabuca Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear BrianJShea9, Thank you very much for your review. We are delighted to read that the tour you did with us in Rioja was a highlight of your time in Spain. We are very happy to know that you had such a great time and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The day we spent touring La Rioja with Marta is a memory we will always cherish. Not only is Marta charming and lovely, she is extremely knowledgeable about the Rioja region and wines. She took us on a walking tour of beautiful La Guardia and...More

Thank EllenNewJersey
Carol G, Manager at Thabuca Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear EllenNewJersey, Thank you so much for such a great review. We are so glad to know you have such a wonderful experience with us! We very much appreciate your kind words. The fact that you mention that the tour you made with us was...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent day out with ample wine and "no driving". A small group (2 to 6?) giving time to get to know your fellow passengers and cheaper than an individually crafted tour. The two Bodegas were such a contrast, and combined with stops for views...More

Thank Paullaird
Carol G, Manager at Thabuca Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Paullaird, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a feedback about the tour you made with us in Rioja. We are delighted to read that you had an excellent day with us and you enjoyed one of our small group tours...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

We had a private wine tour of the La Rioja region with Marta (our guide) and Inyaki (the driver). We visited 3 wineries and had a marvelous multi-course lunch, did some sight-seeing and picture taking, as well as learning a lot about the region. Before...More

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Carol G, Manager at Thabuca Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Ann J, Thank you very much for your wonderful review. We are very happy to know you had such a great day with us. We love to feel that we visit our region with friends rather than with customers. So, we are delighted to...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

Our guide Elena was very knowledgeable and answered all our questions. The company was flexible and substituted out one winery for one of our choosing at our request. The van and driver were top notch. We really enjoyed the tours and the personal attention.More

Thank Caitlyn F
Carol G, Manager at Thabuca Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Dear Caitlyn, We are delighted to read that you enjoyed the tour you did with us and the personal attention. Personal touch and customized service is our main goal. We are glad we could adapt the tour to suit your wishes. Thank you very much...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017

Our tour of 4 bodegas and a delicious lunch was even better than I had hoped it would be. Elena was very attentive and really listed to what I wanted in the planning stage, and the result was that we went to 4 very contrasting...More

Thank JonoSouth
Carol G, Manager at Thabuca Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Dear JonoSouth, Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback. We are really happy to read that you have a great time in Rioja with us. And very glad to know that you enjoyed the food so much. Food is a very important point on...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017

Our tour was booked through our travel agent, as a result we had done no prior research into wine tours of the region. How blessed we were to have had Elena and Marta as our wonderful guides of this amazing region of Spain. Elena picked...More

Thank LaSalleGal
Carol G, Manager at Thabuca Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Dear LaSAlleGal, Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback! We are so pleased and happy to read about your experience in Rioja with us.... We are really passionate about what we do, but the most satisfying thing about our job is being able to...More

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

A lovely day wine tasting and touring the Rioja region. Elena was very knowledgeable and tailored the tour to our interests, taking us to visit several wineries with a variety of wines. Laguardia was a gorgeous walled town and well worth the visit. The food...More

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Carol G, Manager at Thabuca Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Dear Roberta B, Thank you so much for your nice feedback. We are very happy to know that you had such a wonderful experience. We appreciate your time in writing a review and thank you for having chosen us for your experience in Rioja. We...More

Reviewed 29 December 2016

When booking our tour (for the Logrono region), the Thabuca team was very polite, responded quickly and answered all of our questions. They set up a wonderful tour with some excellent winery choices. Our guide, Elena, was incredible! We had great tours at each location...More

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ma22a
Good evening, we are considering a tour next year, if we were to use your services, are you able to provide return shipment of the wines to the UK? Please could you provide a menu of services and an idea of costs for a 2 or 3 day tour? Many thanks
3 September 2015|
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Response from Carol G | Property representative |
Hello m22a, Most of the wineries usually offer the shipping service, but in case you need it we can help you with that via a specialized wine shipping company. For further info about our tours, availability and prices... More
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Beth43572
Do you pick up from hotels in Vitoria?
1 August 2015|
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Response from Carol G | Property representative |
Dear Beth, Yes, we offer pick ups wherever you need. Ours tours are mostly private. Thank you for your interest in our tours
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199Pauline
Hi, Arriving Palermo 22.00 hungry and thirsty. Any chance of wine with pizza - I am not keen on beer. Many thanks
17 March 2015|
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Response from Carol G | Property representative |
Dear 199Pauline, I'm afraid your are asking to the wrong place. We are a company located in Rioja, Spain. Best regards
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