The Napa Valley Experience
Day 1Welcome to San Francisco, a magnificent, diverse city, rich in history, culture and fabulous restaurants. Stretch your legs as you stroll through a museum, located in the heart of Golden Gate Park. The museums changing exhibits and collections are always unique, rare and exciting! Enjoy a delicious seafood meal in one of the citys oldest and well-known restaurant that sits on a cliff above the violent Pacific Ocean. Then you will be guests at a very special welcome wine tasting that will feature stunning California sparkling wines. After getting settled into your hotel, a dinner reservation awaits your arrival.
Day 2Enjoy the wineries located in beautiful Alexander Valley. You wont need to bring much except a pair of sunglasses. You will board a horse-drawn carriage that will lead you through the vineyards reaching four wineries. Lunch will also be included along the way. In the late afternoon, take the time to check out the scene in charming downtown Healdsburg. You may wish to sip more wine in the tasting rooms located around the town square. You will also find a lovely restaurant for dinner.
Day 3You will need your sunglasses today, but also a jacket and sunscreen. Meet your limo driver in the hotel lobby for a pleasant drive down to a bayside Marina. You will be sailing guests aboard a 51 foot sailboat. See Alcatraz, Tiburon and Sausalito as your captain makes his way under the Golden Gate Bridge. A four-course wine paired lunch will be included back at the marina. Enjoy the evening at your leisure.
Day 4Today your winery tours and tastings will be divided between two appellations: Russian River and Dry Creek. A gourmet box lunch will also be part of the excitement. At the conclusion of your day, you will find a dinner reservation in a popular wine country restaurant.
Day 5On the way into the Napa Valley, you will visit three Sonoma Valley wineries. Stop for lunch in the historic town square of Sonoma and take some time to stroll through the shops. Before checking into your hotel, you will find a glass of Sparkling wine waiting for you on a very cool wine deck with awesome views of the Napa Valley. Your awe will be so spectacular, it will spill over into dinner where you will be seated at a romantic table for two.
Day 6Dawn will come early this morning as you rush out of your room to find a driver waiting for you.
Day 7Tour and taste through the best of the Napa Valley wineries. You private tours and tastings will be sure to be the highlight of your wine trip. Dont worry about lunch, it is included also and will be an extravagant affair. Tonight find your wine country dinner reservation waiting for you.
Day 8Shop till you drop in the quaint shops of Yountville, St. Helena and the Napa Outlets. You will have the entire day to pick up unique gifts and specialty food items. In the late afternoon, you will be guests at a very special farewell wine tasting.
Day 9Time to pack your bags and head back to the airport, where you will begin your journey home.