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Fabulous beginning to end ...

We were fortunate to tour with Peter B for three days. He was professional, courteous, informative... read more

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LouieBB
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Schenectady, New York
Excellent adventure

Great tour with Peter B, went to Kline, Jacuzzi, Lawson Family and Sunce. All were smaller quaint... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2017
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Valley Wine Tours (formerly Jake's Valley Wine Tours) offers Napa and Sonoma wine country visitors the real “inside” wine tour experience. We guide you through hard-to-find, small family-owned wineries. Taste award- winning wines and learn all about wine, vineyards and Napa and Sonoma viticulture.
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Sonoma, CA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were fortunate to tour with Peter B for three days. He was professional, courteous, informative and super entertaining and accommodating. We packed SO much sightseeing/wine tasting into three days, but never felt rushed ... it was perfect. We were picked up/dropped off right at...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Great tour with Peter B, went to Kline, Jacuzzi, Lawson Family and Sunce. All were smaller quaint wineries. Full tour at Kline. Lunch was amazing (fresh cold cuts, artisan bread, and a couple of salads) looked and tasted way better than other tours, who offered...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We arrived in San Francisco via cruise ship. Ron picked us up (group of 8 people) at the cruise terminal which was great. We were able to customize our tour so we could maximize our time in port. Ron selected two amazing wineries for us....More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

My daughter and I went to Sonoma for the weekend to spend time together. Our favorite day was the day we spent with our driver Peter B. touring the wineries and surrounding area in Sonoma. Peter was helpful, funny, attentive, and quite knowledgeable. We enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Our guide, Ron, was very knowledgeable and chose 4 great small wineries in the Dry Creek Valley for us. Lunch was fabulous! French bread, tapenade, meat, cheeses- all on China plates! Ron purchased a bottle of Rose for our last stop, where we sat in...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

We got pick up by our driver Peter (Tour guide) right outside of our Hotel. We have seen about 5-6 different wineries. Tasted wines all day and got an inside of the whole process of making wine. Purchased wine at almost every winery. Peter provided...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Bob from Valley Wine Tours has taken us out multiple times now and I have even referred friends and colleagues to them. Who also told me how great everything was! Every experience is different, but the amazing knowledge of the driver and unmatched customer service...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We found the services of MyNapaValley Driver to be beyond compare. This is the best way to see all of what Sonoma has to offer. Our driver, Nicholas Daugherty had personal and experiential knowledge of the wine industry, the wineries of Napa and Sonoma and...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2017

This tour was everything that I was hoping for, and so much more! Our driver, Ron, picked us up from our hotel promptly on time, and immediately, the education began. He knew so much about the area, and pointed out several interesting facts throughout the...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

We recently spent a wonderful 2 days with Valley Wine Tours. Bob responded very quickly to our initial inquiry and was great at helping us plan our trip from the East Coast. Since there are literally hundreds of wineries between Sonoma and Napa, we relied...More

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travelgal069_12
13 July 2016|
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Response from Robert H | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. We do pick you up right where you are staying Valley Wine Tours
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Skilde170
23 June 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth C | Reviewed this property |
Ask the tour operators since the vineyards have different policies in effect. Many are family and pet-friendly. One vineyard included in our tour had a bocce court and with a lesson from the driver, some played while some... More
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Rachel G
20 August 2015|
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Response from Robert H | Property representative |
Hi Rachael, I emailed a response earlier today. Please let me know if it did not come through Bob Howells
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