Discover the wineries of Northern Sonoma County on this guided, full-day, small-group wine tour. Visit four wineries with no more than 10 other travelers and learn all about the wine world, including how to taste wine, how wine is made, and how grapes are harvested. Climb aboard a comfortable passenger van and spend the day exploring the friendly Northern Sonoma wine regions including Russian River, Dry Creek Valley, and Healdsburg. Please note that this tour originates in downtown Santa Rosa or Healdsburg, hotel pickup by prior arrangement only from selected Sonoma hotels.
Climb aboard a comfortable passenger van within Sonoma County, joining a handful of other visitors and spend a day exploring the friendly Northern Sonoma wine regions, including Russian River and Dry Creek Valley. Learn all about the wonderful world of wine, from wine tasting to wine production, barrel aging, and grape farming.
Most of the Northern Sonoma wine tours visit four different wineries. At the first stop, tour the wine production area of a larger brand name and see how grapes are turned into wine. After one tour, it’s on to wine tasting and exploring the back road wine country with visits to a few boutique, small production, family wineries — the true 'hidden gems' of Sonoma County wine country.
The tour guide will be your personal wine educator for the day, entertaining you about Sonoma wine country and its rich history. Joining you every step of the way, your guide can answer any questions that come up, help you learn to taste like a pro, and send you home with expert advice.
For lunch in Healdsburg, purchase local Sonoma County cheese and fresh bread or a gourmet sandwich to enjoy as a picnic in the vineyards, or visit one of the many outstanding local restaurants for an unforgettable meal. Most travelers spend around USD $15 for an amazing lunch on a group wine tour.
After lunch, visit a couple more wineries in Dry Creek Valley before returning to the hotel between 5 and 5:30pm.