Napa Valley is world-famous for its wines, so naturally, visiting the wineries and sampling some of the excellent varietals is one of the most popular things to do in Napa. If you're planning to include Napa wine tours on the itinerary for your vacation, you will have many options to suit your particular interests and schedule.
Napa wine tours are found all over Napa Valley, so whether you are in Napa, Yountville, St. Helena, or Calistoga, you can easily find a tour. Tours are offered at wineries along both Highway 29 and the Silverado Trail—the two popular scenic drives in Napa. Some of the wineries to try include Trefethen, Rubicon, Frog's Leap, Quintessa, Peju, and Robert Mondavi.
Winery tours in Napa vary, but you might walk around the winery and the vineyards, visit the cellar, see various types of wine-making equipment, and go into wine caves. Napa wine education tours are a great way to learn more about the process of wine-making. Some winery tours in Napa Valley offer food and wine pairings, and sparkling wine enthusiasts can try a Napa Champagne tour. Gloria Ferrer, Domaine Carneros, Domaine Chandon, Mumms Napa, and Schramsberg are all excellent wineries to visit if you’re interested in a Napa Champagne tour.
No matter what your choice is among the many winery tours in Napa Valley, you are sure to learn more about wine-tasting and the wine-making process, not to mention sample some great vino. If you’re new to Napa vacations or simply want to learn more about the local wines, these tours might be the best attraction for you.