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Address: Pza. San Juan, 01300 Laguardia, Spain
Phone Number: 945621192
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10:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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A very interesting tour in the lovely town of Laguardia

We live near and visit frequently the California wine areas (Napa, Sonoma, Paso Robles) and have also done wine tasting in Mendoza, Argentina and the Brunello area of Tuscany. We... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 6, 2015
Santa Cruz, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

César was our guide and he was hilarious and very knowledgeable - taught us how to do a true "cata de vinos" at the end of the tour. This small production place has incredible wines that you can't get outside of Spain. Very interesting to see the traditional style of making wine and hearing the history of the cellars and... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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143 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

We live near and visit frequently the California wine areas (Napa, Sonoma, Paso Robles) and have also done wine tasting in Mendoza, Argentina and the Brunello area of Tuscany. We spent 3 nights in Laguardia (Castillo el Collado) and based on reading Maribel's online wine guide we visited Miguel Merino, Remelluri and El Fabulista with a quick stop at Vivanco.... More 

Thank LoveToTravel524
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

I think my review might be colored by the fact that the two of us were paired with 30 other people traveling in a tour group. The guide definitely catered to the group. The caves were impressive and the tasting at the end in the caves was fun. The wine was good, but we've had better.

Thank Mary S
Florence, South Carolina
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

We really enjoyed the tour of this very unique winery! The tour guide spoke excellent English and was very well-informed and entertaining. Definitely recommend!

Thank Will P
Ratoath, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

My wife and I went to this Bodega in the old village. Our guide was hilarious and had no problem telling another guide visiting with a couple, to stop talking because she was the guide! She gave a very informative history of the bodega and how it came about the name. They actually bring the grapes in from the vines... More 

Thank Shaun K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

we really enjoyed this tour, very informal, but informative. Fantastic wine (of course). and our guide was well informed, and very friendly - we met her several times in the following days she rembered us, and always said Hi

Thank jsculkin
Brentwood, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

In addition to wandering behind the fortification walls of medieval Laguardia, touring El Fabulista bodega added a special flavor to enjoying the history of the city and the ancient underground tunnels that run below. We enjoyed the tour led by one of the actual descendants of Felix Maria Samaniego, noted fabulist for whom the winery is named. Each of their... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

This was a very fun bodega/winery tour. Cool history. Our tour guide spoke great English and spiced up the tour with some great humor.

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Crumlin, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

First off - the only reason I have rated this as VG and not Excellent is that we have not been to any other winery/bodega, that said we have been to the Guinness Brewery, Bushmills, Laphriog and Lagavulan Distilleries but that would be comparing apples with oranges!!! We stayed in Laguardia for three nights (thats a whole other review) part... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

Having seen wine production at Bodega Marques de Riscal it was a joy to experience production on a much smaller scale. We were guided around the bodega by Mar who explained both the production techniques and the history of the site. Mar is incredible, she takes real pleasure in showing people around and has great stories to share.

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