It’s a pleasure to welcome you to our Penedés region. A delight for your senses!
- The prefered wine and lifestyle destination in southern Barcelona
- Discover an unknown pearl to enjoy real rural life with locals
- Exclusive and non touristic
- A perfect hideway to relax and cultivate the five senses
- Authentic, local, slow…, surrounded by pure nature
- Not far from the seaside, mountains and all the important cities of Catalonia.
- Discover charming places and other interesting hidden secrets.
- A unique and singular mixture of culture, history, traditions and “art de viure”
What we offer
VisitPenedés is your local travel advisor providing singular experiences for an exclusive and unforgettable adventure.
Our mission is focused on tailor-made programs for small groups from 4-40 guests.
As your hosts we don’t offer standard travel programs, but customized, exclusive and unique travel deals.
We are a group of hosts, a perfect mix of professionals in travel and leisure, local heroes, winemakers, lifestylers, good food lovers and cultural experts.
Penedes Lifestyle Guide
Penedès Lifestyle Guide is our selection of places in the Penedès that in our opinion are something special.
It is a collection of initiatives where you will find owners of establishments passionate about their ideas and projects, closely rooted in the Penedès.
Discover the authentic lifestyle of the Penedès and let yourself be surprised by the best selection of unique shops, local hosts, art, artisans, wineries and cavas and local cuisines of the Penedès.
Here is the essential information about how to organize your visit. The best traveling time is from april to november. We recommend a mínimum stay of 2 nights/3 days. A perfect trip is 3-4 days. Combine with Barcelona or southern Catalonia to spend a week.
“5 stars or under the stars”
Wake up in a catalan Masía (old farmhouse) surrounded by vineyards. Enjoy design hotels in the heart of the Penedès. This región has a full variety of accommodations to make you feel great and at one with nature. Combine the essence of nature with the special singularities of mediterranean towns and villages.
- City Hotels
- Spa Hotels
- Seaside Hotels
- Slow & Chic
- Luxury villas
EAT & DRINK
Tradition and innovation on the same dish? Catalan and Penedès cuisine are spread throughout the entire region. Taste Gall del Penedès (local cockerel) with pine kernals and prunes. If you fancy seafood, don’t miss the shrimps from Vilanova i la Geltrú, and don’t forget Catànies (almond sweet)
WINE & CAVA
WINE TOURSIM & SPARKLING HAPPINESS
If you prefer to focus your visit on wineries and wine cellars we can design a tailor made program respecting your personal preferences. A good and worthwhile visit is always 2 hours minimum. We don’t recommend more than 2 visits per day. We can organize special wine tastings to introduce you to the diverse varieties of grapes that are most outstanding and representative of our wine land.
Passeig de Gràcia in Barcelona is an avenue full of shops which display the most famous clothes brands. But have you ever visited an outdoor food market? Plenty of fruits, vegetables, bread still warm from the ovens? Enjoy the great abundance of local products and stroll among the native townspeople. Peaches from Sant Pau d’Ordal during the sumer, fresh grapes in September, tomacons (special ripe tomatoes).
DISCOVER / LEISURE
Romanic architecture, old gothic chapels, middle age castles… many singular culture spots can be discovered in the Penedés. Years and centuries of different civilizations has left their mark where catalonian history can easily be seen, and appreciated. Walk to the top of Tossal del Foix hill and contemplate incredible views of the Penedès. Nature and culture… What else could you ask for?
VisitPenedesoffers a complimentary concierge service to attend all your wishes for an enjoyable and unforgettable stay. We can offer you a “pa amb tomàquet” (fantastic bread, tomato and olive oil) breakfast, a slow food style dinner cooked in your accommodation, or visit a tiny special cellar.
From small little details to main logistics, it’s up to us to take care of you. Go to our WISHLIST and take a good look at our complete service selection.
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