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Platypus Wine Tours

101 S Coombs St, Napa, CA 94559
707 253 2723
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Ranked #3 of 189 activities in Napa
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Tours
Owner description: $99 per person: Join other fun-loving wine tasters aboard our small-group shuttle for a guided tour of smaller, historic & backroads wineries. Picnic... more » Owner description: $99 per person: Join other fun-loving wine tasters aboard our small-group shuttle for a guided tour of smaller, historic & backroads wineries. Picnic lunch, served at a winery is included. We feature some of the most beautiful wineries and some of the tastiest wines in the area. We'll discuss local history and culture, as well as wine making info. Choose Napa Valley or Sonoma. Make the most of your short time in the wine country! This is a social, light-hearted activity. Did we mention, fun? « less
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

Cannot rave enough about how great this was! Hit up four wineries delightful cheese on the bus and later picnic lunch with croissant sandwiches and quinoa salad plus dessert. David our tour guide was a sweat heart and very knowledgable. Just having an air conditioned ride and cold water was priceless. I will do this again when I return with... More

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Totowa, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

My wife and I decided to vacation in California for a week April 5th-12th and check out the sites. One of the major must do's was visiting Napa/Sonoma Valley. We heard the tours were the way to go so I ventured to tripadvisor to see who's trending. Platypus was up there with the best rated and had a nice affordable... More

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Lakeway, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

Great driver.very knowledgeable. nice to not worry how much you drink. nice picnic lunch. excellent choice of wineries

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

3 of us girls were in town to celebrate a 50th birthday. Platypus was recommended by our hotel. It was a FANTASTIC day on so many levels. Our guide, Andy, was easy going, knowledgeable, patient and fun. The wineries of choice were boutique wineries, off the beaten path and guides were so attentive to our group. The tastings were yummy.... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

Thanks so much to Army and Platypus for our great tour of 4 wineries last week. We had a wonderful time.

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Palo Alto, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

We used Platypus for both a group tour with Chris and a private tour with Jaime, and were delighted with both. The drivers were friendly but not overbearing, the wineries they selected were beautiful and had excellent wines. We loved the lunch and snacks, too. Both tours were first class the whole way. We got such great service that we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW via mobile

Karl was an amazing guide. We learned so much about the valley and wine it was exactly what we wanted. Great lunch and snacks and the day flew by. All wines were excellent too. I would highly recommend this over driving yourself around. We enjoyed it so much we would do it again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW via mobile

Steve was a wonderful guide and the tour was fabulous. The group was lots of fun and we will surely do another tour if we return to Napa Valley.

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Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW

I booked our tour with Platypus on faith that the hotel we stayed would only work with the best. Thankfully I was correct. We thoroughly enjoyed our tour and couldn't be happier with the time we had. Our guide for the day was Karl and he did an amazing job of showing us some really great wineries and went out... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW

Went on the $99 tour with a friend of mine and we both loved it. There were 8 of us on the tour in total inc. myself and my friend - all in our 20s and 30s - and we had a great time visiting the vineyards (4 in total) and hanging out on the tour bus while Greta drove... More

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