Day trip

San Francisco: Napa and Sonoma Valley Wine Tour

Activity provider: Gray Line San Francisco

San Francisco: Napa and Sonoma Valley Wine Tour

Activity provider: Gray Line San Francisco
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From US$ 149 per person

Likely to sell out

Experience the fine wines and beautiful scenery of Napa and Sonoma on a guided day trip from San Francisco. Stop at a viewing point along the way and take photos of the Golden Gate Bridge. Visit 3 wineries and sample their wines.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
08:40 AM - From 478 Post St. San Francisco 94102 (Union Square Area - Downtown San Francisco) Encore Cafe is next door. The bus will board from directly across the street. 9:00 AM - From 2805 Leavenworth St (Fisherman's Wharf Area) Bay City Bike Rentals & Tours is across the street (blue canopy). The Bus will board just in front.

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy included tastings at 3 wineries
  • Learn the history of the region
  • Watch the art of wine making
Full description
Discover the secrets of winemaking on a guided day trip to the Napa and Sonoma Valleys from San Francisco. All tasting fees are included at 3 wineries, giving you the opportunity to sample local wines at each location. Board the air-conditioned bus. Admire the landscape of rolling hills and vineyards as you drive out of the city. Enjoy guided visits to three different wineries in the area. Learn the region's history, from Spanish missionaries who brought grapevines from Europe, to the Forty-Niners who served wines in their saloons. See how the grapes are picked, crushed, blended, and bottled. Walk through the beautiful vineyards and get the chance to taste the finished product, with wine tasting fees included at each location. During the tour, you’ll stop for lunch (at your own expense) in the historic Sonoma Plaza, or The Marketplace in the heart of Napa.  Lastly, after all these activities head on back to San Francisco, where you’ll be dropped off at the local partner’s office.
Includes
  • Visit to 3 wineries
  • Wine tasting fees
  • Guide
  • Transportation by air-conditioned bus
  • Restroom on board the bus
  • Stop at Golden Gate Vista Point
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People under 21 years
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • You must be at least 21 years old to participate in wine tasting. Please bring your passport or ID card
  • Winery locations and itinerary may change due to traffic or a previously booked special event at the location
  • Buses are air-conditioned and the size of the bus depends on the number of passengers booked for that particular day
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 285 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.7/5
  • Transportation
    4.4/5
  • Value for money
    4.3/5
  • Safety
    4.8/5

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We were very happy getting to know three vineyards. Mr. Tomas' guide was entertaining and those who greeted us at each vineyard were very friendly. We just felt very "rushed" always to be on the bus again, although they gave us schedules, I feel that they rushed a lot before the time and it became stressful to be on the bus before time.

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August 1, 2022

When we saw 4.4 stars of evaluation we had doubts about taking it, but it was one of those available on these dates, however, take it for those who are thinking about it! It is 100% recommended and our guide Gregg is the most valuable thing about the Tour, he gives you not only the necessary time in the vineyards but also many facts about the city, Napa and Sonoma is a very polite and pleasant person. The beautiful vineyards and the very friendly people who serve you, the bus of excellent quality, clean, etc! 100 stars for this tour, I had already gone to another one years before and this one is much better…

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January 3, 2022

Easy pick up and drop off locations. Tour was exactly as described and stayed on schedule. Would have liked to have had the opportunity to taste all the wines I was interested in purchasing, rather than just the select few wines that were part of each winery tour. I appreciated that the tour was “family friendly” so my teenagers could come along.

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July 18, 2021

Product ID: 6639