More than 500 wineries produce the world famous Rioja quality wines
In Rioja you can taste wine in combination with horseback riding, ballooning and cross-country driving between vast vineyards.
The region is closely linked to the pilgrimage to Santiago and has much to offer in the cultural field.
Besides the capital Logroño, other places are worth exploring, such as Santo Domingo de la Calzada and its cathedral or San Millán de la Cogolla.
In the monasteries of Suso and Yuso, the first words ever were written in Spanish.
La Rioja has Mediterranean forests, high mountains and lunar landscapes.
Do not forget to visit the nature park of the Sierra de Cebollera or the biosphere reserve of Arnedillo.
To visit in La Rioja:
– San Millán de la Cogolla
– Santo Domingo de la Calzada
More to see in La Rioja:
Yuso Monastery in San Millán de la Cogolla
Suso Monastery in San Millán de la Cogolla
Cathedral of Santo Domingo de la Calzada
Santa María la Real Monastery
Puente de Piedra bridge
Wine Culture Museum
Biosphere Reserve of the valleys of the Leza, Jubera, Cidacos and Alhama Rivers
Valdezcaray ski resort
Routes by the castles of La Rioja (leaflet)