Cihuri is a lovely and quiet village surrounded by extensive vineyards that produce excellent Rioja wine. It's very close to the wine capital of Haro (7 km), and its charm lies mainly in its peacefulness. It's an ideal for a weekend
This Wine Interpretation Centre functions as part of the Tierra Abierta exhibit in Haro. The exhibit housed there, which offers a retrospective of the history of photography and optical effects, is tremendously interesting, especially
With an independent entrance on the side of the Basilica de Nuestra Señora de la Vega, you’ll find museum dedicated to the patron saint of Haro: la Virgen de la Vega.
The museum, which is free to the public, gathers together the
There are many reasons for which we decided to include this city in our journey through La Rioja: the gastronomy, the heritage, the landscape and, above all, the appreciated and famous wine cellars.
Our visit didn't run smoothly
Dedicated to the patron saint of Haro, this basilica was supposedly built in the 10th century, after the image of the Virgen de la Vega arrived in the city. The present church, which is Baroque and has three naves, is the result of
Bilbainas Wineries are located near the town of Haro, in La Rioja Province, which is known worldwide for its excellent production of fine wines. One time when we were here the winery's history definitely surprised us, just as the
A perfect excuse to get up early on a Sunday morning, especially if the weather is beautiful. I’d never been up in a hot-air balloon before and the sensation was indescribable. It’s calming when you’re up there floating over the towns
It’s worth visiting this hotel if only to see the cloister. Located in an old convent with seven centuries of history, the central cloister is adorned with a vaulted, crystal ceiling. The avant-garde decoration contrasts with the
This is one of the centennial wineries in La Rioja and of the most historically important. It came about when the French wine industry was hit with phylloxera and integrated many of the latest technologies at the time.
This is without a doubt one of the most fantastic places I have ever visited. Viña Tondonia is a hundred-year-old wine cellar located in Haro. It has something magical inside, especially if you discover it in company of the future
In 2013, with the theme of “La Rioja, tierra abierta” (“open land”), there’s an exhibit of 59 works by the Riojan painter Enrique Paternina, an important businessman in the wine industry in Haro.
Among his more significant works is
In the Estación neighborhood of Haro one can find most of the oldest and classic wine cellars of the region of La Rioja, known as La Rioja Alta. The Bodega of the same name is a hundred-year-old wine cellar, with excellent wines and a