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Platypus Wine Tours

101 S Coombs St, Napa, CA 94559
+1 707-253-2723
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Ranked #6 of 202 Activities in Napa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: $110 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: $110 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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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

We would highly recommend this intimate tour. We did the Sonoma tour and you get to visit smaller wineries off the tourist path. The tastings were set up just for us and we learned a lot of new things about wine. You get to spend about an hour at each place and Platypus lays out a very nice little lunch... More

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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

My Girlfriend and I had a fantastic wine tour with Mike. He was knowledgeable and fun while we were visiting 4 great boutique wineries.

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Napa, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

This tour was phenomenal! The choices in wineries were perfect, the bus was comfortable and safe, and the staff were wonderful! In the beginning of the tour, Don Rickard personally welcomed us and checked-in to see how we, our homes, and workplaces were doing after the earthquake. He was very kind towards us and very passionate about his business. He... More

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St. Louis, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

A few years ago we joined a Platypus tour while in Napa. Since we had so much fun then, we joined a tour on our recent visit to Sonoma. Just a great experience meeting new people and visiting some of the smaller wineries. As with our first trip in Napa, our tour guide was fantastic! Thanks Army and Platypus tours... More

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Birmingham, Alabama
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Steve did a wonderful job as our tour guide. He was very knowledgeable about the history of Napa and process of wine making. We could tell that he really enjoys what he does and that a great deal of pride goes into his selection of wineries and preparation of lunch. We were newbies to wine tasting and really felt respected... More

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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Lovely wineries. Knowledgeable tour guide. Would do this again in a heartbeat. Mike small was an excellent guide. Already recommended to several family and friends.

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Old Hickory, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

"My husband and I are not wine connoisseurs, so we didn't really know what to expect on the tour. Our tour guide, Mark, was fabulous about making us, and all the other newbies (and that was most of us), feel comfortable and at ease! We had a blast! The wine was fabulous, the lunch was great and the intimacy of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

We went to small family-owned wineries. We had private tastings at 3 of the 4 and met the owners It was a perfect day. Went to wineries we never would have found on our own, learned so much about wine and Napa Valley, and had a great time with our group of 12. Book Platypus!! From the time Carl picked... More

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Spokane Valley, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

On Saturday 8/23 we took a tour with Platypus, we had never been on one and we loved it, there were 4 smaller vineyards and great wines at all. Each vineyard had a different personality and our group was diverse and fun. Our man in charge of the tour was Steve and he added great info and personality to the... More

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW

Excellent tour of 4 smaller, interesting wineries. Allison was excellent and very knowledgeable. Really fun day!

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