Napa Valley is world-famous for the wines produced in the region, and Napa vineyard tours are a great way to get up close and personal with the wine-producing industry in this part of Northern California. Napa tours are one of the most popular attractions in the valley and are sure to be a highlight of any visit.
Domaine Chandon offers some of the best Napa Valley vineyard tours, ranging from guided tours with or without tastings to private tours for groups of fifteen or more. Another popular option is the Quintessa winery, where you'll see the vineyards, winery, and caves, and one of the best Napa Valley vineyard tours is at the Rubicon vineyards in Rutherford, where you'll visit the vineyards, taste five of the Estate wines, take a historical tour, and visit the Centennial Museum. These Napa vineyard tours are great for those who want to learn a bit about Napa history in addition to tasting the wines.
You can tour Napa vineyards at many local wineries in Napa, Calistoga, St. Helena, and Yountville, but be aware that not all wineries offer these tours. Also, many wineries require you to make reservations for tours and tastings, so plan a bit ahead to make sure you can tour Napa vineyards while on your Napa Valley vacation.