Ready to tour California’s best County and taste some amazing wines? Sonoma Valley’s scenic 17-mile span offers endless discovery for new and repeat visitors. The birthplace of the California wine industry, it continues to delight discerning palates and rack up awards for its dazzling vintages.
-Segway tour including wine, cheese, and more
-Transportation by rental car (included)
-Private tour and tasting at Vella Cheese Factory
-6 hour wine tasting aboard authentic replica of an 1890’s San Francisco cable car
-Catered picnic lunch by Girl & The Fig Restaurant
-Hot air balloon ride over Sonoma Valley
-Gourmet Champagne Brunch at Kendall-Jackson Winery
-Wine tours throughout the trip
-Accommodations at the Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance Resort and Spa
Arrive in San Francisco. Pick up your Full Size Rental Car and head to Sonoma. Enjoy this beautiful 45 minute drive passing through fabled hills, valleys and lush vineyards. Check in to your hotel, The Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance Resort and Spa, and enjoy the rest of your day as you please.
Come experience one of the most unique ways to tour Sonoma Valley! On the Segway Tour of Sonoma, you’ll tour the majestic Sonoma Valley atop the newest in human transportation! You will experience quite a bit of what Sonoma Valley has to offer while riding the self-balancing Segway HT. Following hands-on instruction, once comfortable on the Segway, your guide will take you along paths & quiet country roads leading you to the oldest wineries in California. As you relax at the wineries, you’re treated to behind the scenes access. You will enjoy a delicious picnic style lunch at one of the wineries. Following the second winery, we will head to Vella Cheese Factory (except on Sundays) for a private tour and tasting. (Does not include tasting fees)
Enjoy a six hour wine tasting tour through historic Sonoma Valley aboard a motorized, authentic replica of a late 1890’s San Francisco cable car! The vintage open-air design of the early California Street car offers a scenic view unmatched by any other touring vehicle. As you meet fellow wine enthusiasts and wine curious guests and enjoy a Sonoma wine tasting tour at four unique Sonoma Valley Wineries, you will learn about the rich local history of early California, and what makes Sonoma Valley such a popular destination for wine lovers and foodies from all over the world. A Catered Picnic Lunch by the Girl & The Fig Restaurant is included. (Does not include Tasting Fees. Must be 21 or over to take this tour).
Enjoy the spas, golf courses, boutiques and scenic trails of Sonoma, or head out to one of the numerous wineries of Sonoma Valley.
You will drive to the Sonoma County Airport just outside of Santa Rosa to meet. Experience the Romance of Ballooning. Come fly with us in a hot air balloon over the beautiful Sonoma Valley. Let the breeze usher you along the corridors of grape vines and between the mountains of one of the most magnificent valleys on earth. We inflate the balloon in the crisp pre-dawn air and launch at sunrise when the winds are soft and light. Once aloft and floating on a sea of tranquility, you will experience the spirit of flight. As you drift along, there is no movement of air, for you have become the wind. Above it all, your pillot and host will welcome questions and serve as your guide for points of local interest and the Valley’s extraordinary beauty. After landing, we come back to the airport, get your vehicle and head over to Kendall-Jackson Winery for a one of a kind gourmet champagne brunch.
All too soon your holiday comes to an end. Head back to San Francisco, drop off your rental car and catch your flight back home.
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The Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance Resort and Spa
Experience vibrant charm in a tranquil setting at The Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance Resort & Spa. Less than an hour north of San Francisco, this exquisite hotel in Sonoma, California is centrally located among the country’s finest wineries. Stunning accommodations combine authentically artisan surroundings with contemporary facilities to create a haven of casual sophistication. Slumber in style in guest rooms with balconies and high-tech services. Reflect and revitalize in their full-service spa, or go for a refreshing dip in the outdoor pool. Indulge at Carneros Bistro, featuring local wines and innovative cuisine with Mediterranean influences. In a hurry? Try Bean & Bottle, their wine and coffee bar with locally inspired items to go.
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Tours can be customized for any number of travelers, on any date. Extra days may be added.