Enotourism

Vineyards, pines, olives…
all of them located according to the impulses of nature and the labor of humans, who have always been working and defending these lands and shaping them throughout the years.. 

Lands filled of history and feelings, past and future projects, that invite you to walk and evoke the past. 

But mainly, fields that provide us with a fruit capable of transforming everything: the grape. Appreciated since the time of the Iberians, once fermented, it surprises us all and opens up a world of sensations that don’t leave us indifferent, and that you can begin to discover tasting our wines and sparkling wines.

Enotourism 3

CASTELL DE PENYAFORT

This castle next to the masia is the best gateway of Parc del Foix. 

It is the place where historians placed the birth of Saint Raimon de Penyafort in 1175.

It is an architectural complex formed by the remains of an old fortified house, a convent, and a church. The complex includes medieval, baroque, and neoclassical elements.

The architectural set of exceptional dimensions has the access courtyard to the main facade, the church with a single nave and the six side chapels with its broken fronton portal with a niche, the circular floor tower, with the walls of more than one meter and a half thick and the conventual rooms with their bedrooms covered with reduced Catalan vaults.

 

Enotourism 4

MASIA LA SANABRA

They say that surely it was one of the first masies of the municipality. 

 The name of the Sanabra comes from the Latin “Xenna Abra”, which meant serving food. Later, it is documented with the name “Sinapis” and later with Sanabra, from the years 992 and 993. In its reconstruction, the last gothic structure of 1674 was used. 

Cultural of local interest (BCIL) included in the Catalog of the Catalan Cultural Heritage.

 

Enotourism 5

PARC DEL FOIX

Our vineyards are located in Parc del Foix. This location makes peculiar this lands where the interest is focused on the variety of ecological environments generated in one of the humid areas of Penedès, as much as focusing on the rich architectural heritage and historic vertebrate around the Castell de Penyafort and Castellet, places of big strategic importance during the Middle Ages. 

It traditionally features the cultivation of the vineyard and, in some cases, some fruit trees, like the almond, the olive tree, and the gardenin 

These crops are one of the ecological environments that are characteristic of the park, playing a essential role as a refuge and a source of food for many animal species.

The Parc del Foix is ​​located in Alt Penedès, almost in the middle of Garraf, Alt Penedès and Baix Penedès regions, that is, in the geometrical center and therefore equidistantly from the triangle Vilanova i la Geltrú , El Vendrell and Vilafranca del Penedès, capitals of the three counties. It covers an area of ​​approximately 2,900 hectares. located next to the Garraf massif.

Enotourism 6

ERMITA DE SANTA MARIA DE LA SANABRA

Located next to the country house of the same name, it is considered a very good example of the Romanesque peninsula.

It has small dimensions and is of a single nave, with a semicircular apse, covered on two sides and with a wooden beam. The apse has a double-sealed window. All of it is built with large well-preserved chopped stone scaffolds.

Cultural good of local interest (BCIL) included in the Catalog of the Catalan Cultural Heritage.

Enotourism 7

EL FONDO & LA FONT DE SANT LLORENÇ

While walking between the vineyards of the country house, we arrive at the Saint Llorenç bottom, where we find the Font de Sant Llorenç, the pond of La Font de Sant Joan, the Sant Llorenç cave and a former lime oven. 

We highlight the vegetation. The holm oak is predominant with shady species such as Viburnum tinus, boxwood, Ruscus aculeatus and ivy. 

It is one of the few humid zone in the Penedès, there is a lot of shade, it is a very beautiful place to stroll.