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Santa Barbara Wine Tour with Picnic Lunch

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Overview
Enjoy a unique wine country experience with knowledgeable guides and a friendly atmosphere. Your personal guide will pick you up at your hotel or centrally located Airbnb within Summerland, Montecito, Santa Barbara, Goleta, Solvang, and Buellton. The five to six hour small group tour has a maximum of ten guests and will consist of four tastings at various wineries. Included with each tour is an artisan picnic lunch at one of the winery stops. This is an all inclusive tour with door-to-door service, tasting fees and a lunchtime picnic. We spend about forty five minutes at each winery visit.
Highlights
  • In-depth Santa Barbara wine country tour for a deep dive into the region’s vino
  • Guided tours and tastings at four area vineyards (tasting fees included)
  • Gourmet picnic lunch in an idyllic winery setting
  • Travel with a small group of 10 or fewer for an intimate atmosphere
What to Expect
Start your tour of Santa Barbara's coastal mountain wineries with convenient hotel pickup. Climb in to a waiting Mercedes-Benz Sprinter with your guide and group of no more than 10. The intimate atmosphere guarantees plenty of attention from your guide. Leave the driving to your guide and take in the Santa Barbara scenery on the way to each winery, where you'll visit tasting rooms and learn about local viniculture. Stroll though vineyards, meet winemakers, and learn about area wine. Visiting with a group and guide instead of as an independent traveler means the trip is seamlessly planned, with all tasting fees included. You'll also be provided with an artisan picnic lunch. With a dedicated driver, you can relax and enjoy the wine without worrying about driving back to your hotel, which is where you’ll be drop-off at the end of the tour.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up from hotels and motels in Summerland, Montecito, Santa Barbara, Goleta, Solvang, and Buellton. Also, we pick up from centrally located private residences and Airbnb’s in Montecito, Santa Barbara and Goleta.
Duration
5h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Wine tasting
  • Lunch
  • Bottled water
  • Professional guide
  • Small group tour (maximum number of 10 people)
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
Exclusions
  • Gratuities (However, they are recommended)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 21 years
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I went together and there were 6 of us in the group. We had plenty of time to make purchases of the wines we wanted. The food choices were great and very delicious. We were picked up and dropped off at our...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank cbwanted
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family went to Santa Babara for a long weekend and booked this trip after reading the reviews. The driver was wonderful, entertaining and educated us throughout the day on the area/region as we drove. It was a fun day and just wonderful that you...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Brooke B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful vineyards, delicious wines & terrific lunch! Tracy did a wonderful job! We really enjoyed her company, her wine knowledge, and her planning. Really had a perfect day! Can't say enough!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank SvenskPinglan
Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister in law and I booked this tour while we were in port for the day on our cruise. The tour and picnic lunch were absolutely fabulous and we had a surprise stop to an Olive Farm. Our tour guide Shelley was fun and...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank curveschick1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went for our anniversary. The driver Don was full of great info. The 4 wineries we went to & had lunch at one was fantastic. Our group started off slow, but by winery 2 we were all buddies..lol Great scenery and...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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BrittHaves
October 3, 2019|
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Response from CasRei | Reviewed this property |
Got picked up at hotel about 9:30 am and dropped off about 4 pm.
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Happiness775493
July 17, 2019|
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Response from Susanne B | Reviewed this property |
No. They picked us up from Our hotel downtown.
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drmweinstein
July 15, 2019|
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Response from Milonguero23 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. With assistance, you should be able to get in and out of the van. Otherwise, everything is accessible and not an exertion. Best to check with the tour company about the van.
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