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Breakaway Tours & Event Planning

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San Luis Obispo, CA 93448
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Ultimate Wine Experience in San Luis Obispo
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Deliciously Fun Educational Wine Tours in Paso Robles
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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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San Luis Obispo, CA 93448
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Reviewed February 15, 2018

This past weekend me and a few girlfriends went on a Break Away Tour as part of a public group. We visited 4 wineries, of which, 3 were totally new to us. We loved that we were experiencing something new. The wineries ranged from large...More

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Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Laura! Love the pic w/ you, girlfriend, Mike and two cases of wine! I'm so happy that you enjoyed your day in wine country, we love turning people onto wineries that they might otherwise not find, there are so many and something for every palate....More

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Reviewed December 5, 2017

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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a great day. Our driver Rich took us to several different wineries and his service was amazing. Our itinerary was tailored to the type of wines that we were interested in tasting. One of which Included a wonderful lunch. From...More

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Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2017

Dear Travelsunwinelove (one of the best handles I've seen!), Thanks so much for taking the time to share your Breakaway Tours experience with other travelers! We are blessed to do what we love everyday and I'm glad it shows! We hope to have the pleasure...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

We visited 4 wineries with Breakaway for a birthday surprise, it was such a great day! Our guide was very knowledgeable about wineries/wine and safely got us around on a very nice van. Would definitely do it again!More

Thank Joelle C
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Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2017

Hi Joelle, We love birthdays and being a part of making them special and memorable! Thanks for taking the time to share your experience with other travelers. We appreciate you and look forward to our next wine ed-venture! Keep in mind, you've visited 4 of...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2017

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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Paul was our guide - he knew more about wine than a couple of our tasting hosts! He was gracious and wonderful. We had a great time, tried some great wine, and drove in a clean and comfortable shuttle with no worries about drinking and...More

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Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

Woo Hoo! Thank you for taking your valuable time to share your experience with other travelers! We love shout outs to our driver/guides and on behalf of Paul, we thank you. He/we love what we do and we're happy it shows! Then again, who doesn't...More

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Reviewed March 9, 2017

Having been on guided wine tours before, we had the expectation that our guide (Charles) would be providing us with information about the area in general, the types of wineries (dry farm vs irrigated, large vs small, etc), and some history of the area. While...More

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Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2017

Hello and thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. Nothing troubles me more than to have not met, (we like to exceed), expectations. I apologize and you are correct, Charles is a very safe driver and a super nice guy....More

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Reviewed November 30, 2016

We had an excellent day visoting 3 great vinyards. Our tour guide was exceptional , very helpful and knowledgable. Thank youMore

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Thank Esther E
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Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2016

Hi Esther, So happy that you had an excellent day with us here exploring the vineyards and that you deemed your guide exceptional! This makes our heart sing, we love what we do and enjoy the best guests there are! We hope to see you...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2016

Breakaway provides the best experience of any wine tour in the central coast. Their drivers are courteous and are willing to please. Jill, the owner, has been a pillar of the wine community for over 20 years. She has gone out of her way to...More

Thank Rob G
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Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2016

Hi Rob, Why you could make a girl blush with such high praise, (best when said w/ Southern accent)! Thank you for your kind words, I'm blessed to work in an industry that I love, employ those of like mind and serve those wishing to...More

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Jacqueline N
June 16, 2016|
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Hi Jacqueline, apologies for the delay, we've been updating our TripAdvisor pages and we're just now find this. Tasting fees vary winery to winery. In the San Luis Obispo region, they range from $10-20pp but are mostly... More
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Hi Brenda, I see you're a mountain biker! I used to do more in the past but have plans to pick it back up more this summer and beyond... anyway. It depends on where you are staying and which wine region you are interested in... More
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