Experience a small group Wine Tasting Tour by Horse & Carriage, where you’ll travel deep into the vines and on private lanes in a carriage drawn by two magnificent steeds to premium tastings at Sonoma County's finest wineries.
You'll also be treated to a wine cave tour, a delightful picnic of gourmet edibles will be served in a lovely setting with a panoramic view of the valley, and on-board chilled spring water. Your coachman will entertain you with an insider's view of the local history, the life cycle of the vines, and the wine-making process.
Enjoy the relaxed pace, stunning vistas and world class wines, while leaving the traffic far behind. This is more than a wine tour, it's a unique and romantic wine tasting adventure!
12:15 pm - Friday through Monday (May through November)
The Wine Carriage is more than a wine tour. It’s a romantic, thrilling adventure with an intimate backstage look into the world of California wine. Travel deep into the vines through spectacular Alexander Valley in a carriage pulled by two magnificent horses.
The tour begins in the tasting room of Alexander Valley Vineyards’ winery, where you’ll indulge in a delightful sampling of rich and complex wine varietals. Then board the Wine Carriage and set off on a cross-country adventure through the vines to tastings at Soda Rock and Hanna wineries. Along the 5 mile route, your coachman will entertain you with local history and intriguing aspects of wine-making. You'll also enjoy a picnic of artisan cheeses, savory spreads, organic olives, fresh strawberries and other gourmet delectables. The tour concludes with a guided stroll in the cool, vaulted chambers of a wine cave filled with aromatic oak casks.
The carriage has a smooth and comfortable ride with a fringed shade top and cushioned seats. Your charming coachman is gracious and entertaining, however, the horses are the charismatic stars of the tour, and spending time with them will delight your soul and is sure to be a highlight of your vacation.?
Wineries & Tasting Fees:
Couples can share a tasting if desired.
Minimum age to consume or purchase alcoholic beverages is 21. Minimum 2 persons per order. Maximum 10 persons per order. Tour does not provide hotel pick-up or drop-off. This tour departs from a convenient location in Sonoma County, near Healdsburg (specifics provided on your E-Ticket).
There are no refunds. All sales are final.
If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.
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