Situated at the foot of the Cantabrian mountain range, in the Rioja Alavesa sub-region, Samaniego is a perfect example of a picturesque Riojan winemaking village. Its renown, as you would expect, flows from the numerous wineries that flank the village – Rioja Alavesa is celebrated for producing some of Rioja’s most elegant, sublime, sought-after wines. However, even tee-totalers will enjoy strolling through Samaniego’s pretty streets – the Church of Asunción, originally a fortress, was built in the 15th century and today remain’s Samaniego’s most famous landmark. The Samaniego Palace, an ancestral house of the 17th century converted into a hotel, also draws the crowds.
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Cellar Tours is a Luxury Travel Specialist, operating since 2003 and offering exclusive Mercedes chauffeured Gourmet Vacations in Chile, France, Italy, Ireland, Portugal, South Africa, and Spain. We specialize in luxurious custom designed vacations, events and incentives related to food and wine. We are proud members of Slow Food, UNAV (Travel Agency Association in Spain), and the IACP (International Association of Culinary Professionals).