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Napa Valley Wine Train

#32 of 144 Tours in Napa
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The Napa Valley Wine Train provides a relaxing three-hour, thirty-six mile round-trip journey from the historic town of Napa, through one of the world's most well known wine valleys to the quaint village of St. Helena, and back.Guests aboard the...more
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1275 McKinstry St, Napa, CA 94559-1925
+1 707-253-2111
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the NY Eve train. What a disappointment. Actually talked to our hotel front desk and they said they NEVER recommend it for the reasons I specified. How do you charge someone almost $500 for an okay dinner for two AND make them pay...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Jim T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have made many trips to the California Wine Country and never have taken the train. It was a good experience but not one of the best train rides I ever experienced if that was the reason one took this ride. We combined it with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Joe C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the Express Lunch Wine Train (with no stops). The train was an hour late returning to the station leading to us being very late for another tasting appointment we had scheduled. The staff told us there was some issues with getting the tickets...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Christy F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My new wife and I decided to do the New Years Eve Wine Train. This was an awesome experience! Food was fantastic, staff was awesome, and the pre-ride mixer was a lot of fun. Everything about this trip was phenomenal, my only recommendation is choosing...More

1  Thank UserNamesAreStupid13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took The Estate Tour which is a full day trip with 3 winery visits and lunch on board. What an amazing day we had. From start to finish we could not fault it. Our hosts Alicia and Jodi could not be be more friendly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Argy39
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Old renovated train, we took the 3 hours ride no winery visits, the ride is very nice and relaxing but needed someone to speak about the wine and the wineries in Napa, the food was delicious and of course the wine was great (you pay...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SamehAgha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always book the wine train when we are in Napa. It’s a fun way to spend the day and enjoy wine tasting at 3 wineries. The food on the train is good v

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pcgray
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose the express (no stop at wineries), but it's very relaxing and stylish. Food is great, and we followed the wine pairing recommendation which went well. We took the train on Christmas Eve Day so the price is also much more affordable

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shu L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the wine train with the gourmet lunch. Your supposed to be there by 10:30 to check in.You will get a ticket with a letter on it ,ours was the letter G. we were not called to board until 11:45. Then you get in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
4  Thank LisaChelini
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked the vista dome car lunch for my boyfriend and I to try something different since it was my first time in Napa. Our waitress, Jenna, was a total sweetheart and the service was great, but I felt for the price of the trip,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Kristin O
October 4, 2018|
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Response from Tough_to_find_a_name | Reviewed this property |
It's really dependent on how much you want to spend as it is not cheap! We did the quattro tour which stops you at three wineries for tastings and has a 4 course meal included (only a small welcoming wine included for... More
Carlos Eduardo M
September 22, 2018|
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Response from ellenw724 | Reviewed this property |
Early seating is a cocktail and lunch on the first leg of the journey. Then you go to a lounge car for coffee and dessert on the way back. The late seating is appetizers first in a lounge car and then cocktail and lunch on... More
July 23, 2018|
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Response from Trish E |
Sacramento is easiest. I would chose a car service given that you will be drinking. The wine train can set up a pick up and drop off. The also own the River Terrace hotel that is across the street from the depot and right... More