Field trip (Ribeira Sacra)

A visit to the Ribeira Sacra (Sacred Riverine) area will be made during lunch and afternoon of the last day of the meeting (Friday). We will visit one of the most remarkable cultural land-scapes of the Galician region, with cultivation of vineyards in terraces, combined with chestnut forests, have been developed through the centuries to adapt and in many instances to take advantage of the environmental restrictions.
Doade, Sober, Galiza
Doade, Sober, Galiza

We will depart from EPS and after approximately one hour bus trip arrive to Chantada, and then to Via Romana cellar (www.viaromana.es/en/), placed in the middle of a traditional vineyard cultural landscape, the Ribeira Sacra (https://vimeo.com/117780761), which was shaped through the centuries by the "heroic viticulture". There we will taste the Via Romana wines, and have a lunch with traditional products. Then we will explore the vineyard cultural landscapes in a boat trip, and make a short trekking before returning. The price for the field trip (55 €) includes bus, wine tasting, lunch, boat trip and trekking.