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Address: San Luis Obispo, CA 93448
Phone Number: +1 805-783-2929
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Celebrating 20 Years ~ Breakaway Tours has been Uncorking San Luis Obispo...

Celebrating 20 Years ~ Breakaway Tours has been Uncorking San Luis Obispo and Paso Robles wine regions since 1995! We're passionate about wine and sharing it with others and are known for our "Deliciously Fun Wine Education". Priced by the person; our Scheduled Wine Tours offer a tremendous value for the individual, couple or small group. Flexible Itineraries and our Gourmet Winery Picnics set us apart. Complete with door-door service and Easy On-Line Booking. Private Wine Tours & Charters are also available with options for In-depth wine experiences and access to smaller, lesser known producers. Ask about our Collector Tours. Breakaway is the Large Group and Corporate Specialists. Private Group Specialty Tours include Hearst Castle, Combo Castle/Wine, Zip 'n Sip, Farm to Fork, Private Winery Dinners and Ground Transportation Solutions. Your imagination is our destination. We serve the entire Central Coast including Santa Barbara wine region. Creative & Connected, Trusted & Respected.

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Birthday weekend.

This was a birthday weekend celebration. Don was our guide and he went above and beyond to make sure everything was perfect. Each winery was a pleasure to visit and the lunch... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 7, 2015
Leesa M
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Fresno, California
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Fresno, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

This was a birthday weekend celebration. Don was our guide and he went above and beyond to make sure everything was perfect. Each winery was a pleasure to visit and the lunch provided was delicious. When booking a wine tour Breakaway Tours is a guaranteed wonderful experience.

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La Crescenta, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Jill and her bus picked us up at the Oxford Suites. She transported us safety to and from five different wineries. While in transit she extended herself to educate us on wine and wine tasting.

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ccwinelover, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this review

Phillip! How are you my friend? What a treat for me to have spent the day with the Class of '58 from East Bakersfield High! You all are blessed with so many wonderful friends and lifelong memories together and I am honored to have been a part of your most recent escaped! I hope that we see you again soon,... More 

Santa Clarita, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

I have visited the area for many years and know most of the local vineyards. However, my girlfriend and I rode the Harley, and bikes and wine do not mix. With a little research, came upon Breakaway Tours. With a reasonable price and obvious strong owner involvement, we make our choice and booked a tour. Initial communication was perfect and... More 

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ccwinelover, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this review

Hello OneLane, we are happy to hear that you our "loyal" to Breakaway Tours, this is always our goal. Please be sure to mention having toured with us before, (we just need date/region) for our "Loyalty" discount. We would love to take you through Paso Robles on your next visit! So many wineries, so little time... alas, a worthy under... More 

Hoboken, New Jersey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Breakaway tours was great! My boyfriend and I did a tour with Ray and he was incredible. Funny and knowledgeable guy! The wineries we stopped at were all great, the food was delicious, absolutely NO complaints. MUST DO!

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ccwinelover, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this review

Hi Nicole, Thank you for choosing Breakaway Tours and for taking time to share your experience with others! Happy to hear you enjoyed your day and we agree, Ray is the man, he's been with us for close to 10 years now. Be sure to ask for him on your next trip to sunny CA...! Until then - Cheers Team... More 

New Plymouth, New Zealand
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We were lucky enough to be the only guests on our tour and Ray ensured that it was tailored to our personal needs. He was an outstanding host and gave us lots of great information on the whole SLO area. Thank you Ray for making our experience so amazing! Also, thanks you so much to Breakaway Tours who gave us... More 

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ccwinelover, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this review

Hello KiwiHappyDragonLady, (love that name) We are so happy that you won the big prize and that we could be a part of your visit to California's Central Coast! We will share your compliments with Ray, he loves being mentioned by name and takes great pride in taking great care. We hope to have you back in our neck of... More 

Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I totally enjoyed my breakaway wine tour in San Luis Obispo, CA and would recommend it to anyone! Our tour guide was 200% professional, he met our every need for wine tasting AND we also had a fabulous lunch included on our tour! I would repeat this tour in a heartbeat!

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ccwinelover, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this review

Hello StormWatcher! Thank you for sharing your experience with other TripAdvisor users! Wow 200%, that's fabulous, we'd love to share your glowing review with that driver is you remember his/her name. We strive for this experience for all our guests and hope to have the opportunity to have you on board again soon... Please keep in mind, we also have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I want to say how pleased I was with the wine tour that was arranged for our party of 25. The party bus was clean, classy and comfortable; the two wineries that we went to were amazing; and our driver/tour guide, Loyal, was such a great guy! We will definitely use them again!

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Thank Sherill C
ccwinelover, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this review

Hi Sherill, Why thank you very much! So happy that you and your group are happy! We aim to please and we love sharing our passion for wine with others! Loyal is a true asset and please feel free to request him on your next wine tour with us. Keep in mind we also offer wine tours in Paso Robles... More 

Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

I had read al the reviews about this tour company before I booked and now I can tell you all the good things are tour. We were super lucky and it was a fluke that no one else booked a tour the same Sunday as us, but our tour driver Steve still came and got us and showed us a... More 

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ccwinelover, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this review

Hello Deborah, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with others and again Happy Birthday! We love being a part of such wonderful, life long memories and are glad that you enjoyed your day and experience in wine country. We hope to have another opportunity again soon, please keep in mind that we also serve Paso Robles... More 

Reno, Nevada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We had a family wine tasting tour with Breakaway and Ray was awesome. He reserved our table for lunch and gave us fun facts along the way. Our bus was clean and spacious.

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ccwinelover, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this review

Hello Chickbeepink (gotta love that handle!) Family tours are some of the most fun to be sure! It's a wonderful way to reconnect and spend a day surrounded by beautiful vineyards, unique wineries and great wine but what's a day w/o great food to go with...? So glad you enjoyed yourselves and the tour, we look forward to having you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I booked Breakaway Tours as part of a birthday weekend present for my wife, and i have to say that Mike made the whole experience an unforgettable one, he was very knowledgeable and witty, and made for a great time, i would definitely recommend them, and both me and my wife look forward to our next tour, cheers!!

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ccwinelover, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this review

Hi Angel, Fabulous! Thank you for taking the time to write and we are so glad you enjoyed your day in wine country and more importantly, provided your bride with a great birthday memory! Your driver was Mark and we have shared your comments with him. We hope to have another opportunity soon... Until then ~ Cheers! Jill & the... More 

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