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Address: 1111 Dunaweal Lane between Highway 29 and Silverado Trail, Calistoga, CA
Phone Number: 707 942 3344
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10:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Storing wine in a cave has its advantages.

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Nice tour but not the best

Arrived via shuttle and didn't have to wait too long in the queue (5 mins). The cable car entrance is quirky but doesn't last that long. Once inside you walk around trying 5 diff... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Jen32B
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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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St Louis
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Cable ride to top unique in Napa wonery tour with tastings along the great views of the area. Like visiting an old friend.

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Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I came here on our honeymoon and we fell in love with this place. Probably the winery we talk most about to people. We loved the views you got to take in while in the gondola to the tasting room. And we went during grape stomping season! We got to stomp on grapes and put our footprints... More 

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Benicia, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

1. Charged $29 for each person for 5 tastings and the cable car ride to the top of the hill. 2. The self guided tour was alright but the tastings were very less and served only once. The lady in the last counter(serving peach flavored wine) gave a feeling as if they were doing it for free and as a... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Driving with my wife north of Napa CA in Calistoga we saw the STERLING WYNERY sign so we decided to go an take a look. We took the aerial lift Silver ride including the wine testing and paid the extra $30 (good for two) for the after the tasting tour reception including cheeses, nuts and cold cuts. The views are... More 

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Venice, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful winery that has a tram to take you to the location on top of a hill. The views are excellent which make the tasting fun.. Not the best wines in my opinion but a great experience and you get to keep the wine glass!

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Thank Floridalover_12
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Not the best winery. But, was on our list because we LOVE their wine. The gondola was great. I think it was 30.00 per person for the gondola and wine tasting. You walk from place to place for the tasting. Nice gift shop! Have to pay and take the gondola up to the winery. So if you don't want yo... More 

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Pennsylvania, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We enjoyed the cable car ride up the hill and the views from the top. The wine tastings were good. We were expecting to see more of what actually goes on at a winery, but it was justed staged settings and there were monitors to watch or boards to read for information. It was extremely hot the day we went... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place has a great self guided tour. Very informational and you get to do your wine tastings while on the self guided tour. We were there during harvest season so the Vineyard was very active. The Silver Tasting experience gets you the best wines, they were oh so good!!

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived via shuttle and didn't have to wait too long in the queue (5 mins). The cable car entrance is quirky but doesn't last that long. Once inside you walk around trying 5 diff wines (if do bog standard tour) and see all the tanks etc. You get to keep your glass as a souvenir. Tour ok but not best

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Thank Jen32B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Go EARLY or there will be a line for the gondola to get to the winery. The views are amazing. The wine is great too. It's a bit far from Napa but worth it!

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