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“Bodega Tour”
Review of Vivanco

Vivanco
Ranked #1 of 6 things to do in Briones
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: VIVANCO IS MUCH MORE THAN EXPERIENCES We seek to transport you to a new universe of sensations where the wine takes centre stage. 9,000 m2 of emotions and activities around culture, art, cuisine, flavour and fun. The meeting point between knowledge and the enjoyment of wine. Today at Vivanco we understand wine as a way of life from an innovative, energy-filled perspective, offering you a unique, exclusive experience around the Culture of Wine. Winery, Foundation and Experiences are a faithful reflection of the commitment of the Vivanco family to "giving back to wine what wine has given us", which we invite you to discover.
Reviewed September 9, 2013

The person who did the tour was very good and helpful, however, there were too many people on the tour and it did overlap onto another tour so sometime sit was difficult to hear.

it was not a bad tour but not the best I have done, the Ramon y Bilbao was more intimate and Muga offers a view of a more natural bodega.

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Vivanco C, Propietario at Vivanco, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2015
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Gracias por compartir tu visita. Desde el año pasado hemos reducido el cupo de las visitas y ahora el máximo son 30. Esperamos que así se pueda disfrutar mejor del recorrido. Un saludo.

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Reviewed September 9, 2013

The museum is very good and well worth a visit, lots of history. the joint tickets are 15 euros so good value

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Reviewed August 18, 2013

Vivanco's wine museum is probably the most complete on this planet, except... there's nothing about the typical Greek resin-flavoured wine, the famous "retsina". When I first visited this museum (this year's visit was the third), I asked the guide about it, and she had never heard of it. Would certainly pass the enquiry... nothing came of it, but if you don't feel like if this small part of wine history were of the utmost importance, you'll certainly enjoy the visit! Back then they also offered a glass of wine after the visit, included in the ticket, but visibly the crisis has come along there as well... Every aspect of wine is present, from gigantic old wine presses to a hands-on display where you can try to distinguish the different scent samples that can occur in wine. This is a museum to visit at ease, trying not to get overwhelmed by the vast amount of information. The environment is quite charming as well... after all, it's La Rioja...

Thank Philippe V
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Reviewed August 17, 2013

The Museo del Vino surely must be one of the most complete wine museums on earth. Anything you want to know about wine, especially about La Rioja, you will find it there.
Great museum, great tour, nice tasting.

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Reviewed August 16, 2013

If you are visiting La Rioja and some of the bodegas this is a fascinating addition to the experience. Well laid out with a lovely gift shop, cafe, interesting displays, lovely gardens and stunning regional views. Allow yourself several hours here to relax and enjoy the environment. Staff were also very helpful when we got lost and couldn't find our way to Abalos, giving us a map and directions, it was only 10 minutes away.

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