Sonya was AMAZING! Such a fun day! We were picked up at our hotel at 10:30am and returned back around 7pm. Visited 3 wineries and received 5-6 tastings per winery. Light lunch was provided at the first stop. Our day was very hot (100+) so...More
Join the adventure to explore Temecula to the fullest and engage in a true wine tasting experience. Begin in relaxation with a mid-morning pickup from a select San Diego hotel and be whisked along a 50-minute scenic freeway route leading into the enchanting Temecula Valley in a luxurious Mercedes Sprinter.
The first stop is Old Town with time to explore the shops and galleries, purchase souvenirs, peruse for gifts, and sample gourmet delicacies. Founded in the mid 1800’s, Temecula’s history is showcased along the rustic streets. Many of the shops stand in original buildings. Departing at 1pm for wine country, the tour follows a scenic route along the De Portola Wine Trail as the engaging Destination Temecula guide shares fun information about the culture of wine tasting, the historical significance of the valley, and the reasons grape cultivation flourishes in the Temecula Valley appellation.
Indulge in an afternoon visiting three unique and breathtaking wineries, interacting with knowledgeable pouring staff, and engaging in discussion with the wine maker and/or winery owner. Sample anywhere from 15-20 different wines throughout the day. An individually served upscale picnic lunch is enjoyed at the first winery stop with a vista overlooking the vines that trellis the valley's rolling hills.
The fun filled day of wine tasting and exploration finishes in the luxury of reclining seats and air conditioning arriving back in San Diego around 6:30 pm with drop off at each guest’s respective hotel.
Enjoy a day in wine country outside San Diego in Temecula. Your small group will be chauffeured to Old Town from San Diego to start the day exploring the quaint town and its shops and galleries. From there, enjoy lunch and a tasting at the first winery you’ll visit. After your picnic, tour two more wineries, enjoying tastings and learning about the wines as you go.
Learn the culture and techniques of wine tasting from the experts
Enjoy tastings of 15-20 wines plus an upscale picnic lunch
Your guide will share stories of the places and history of the area
Pick up and drop off from select San Diego hotels