Requena is a historic city with a great wine-growing tradition, located 65 km inland in the province of Valencia. The city was once under Roman and later under Islamic rule before being won back by Christian rulers in the 13th century. Nowadays its livelihood is based on extensive vineyard cultivation and modernized wine producing. It has one of Spain’s highest densities of vineyards as well as being one of the biggest wine-producing regions.
This tour will take you through Requena’s old quarter, visiting the cellar caves used from the 12th to the 19th centuries and naturally a stop at one of the traditional wineries for a tasting.