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Artisan Excursion Wine Tours

Solvang, CA, USA
About Artisan Excursion Wine Tours
Anisan Excursion Wine Tours and transportation excursions throughout the area Solvang/ Santa Ynez Valley are a specialty of transportation. You and your group will be treated to special views that attract visitors from around the world and secret places known only to locals. Your transportation offers standard tours of the Santa Barbara Wine Country Tasting Tours.
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Small-Group All-Inclusive Wine Tours from Solvang

Discover the great wines of the Santa Ynez valley during a private 4-hour wine tour. This part of Santa Barbara's heralded wine country is home to more than 120 mostly family-owned wineries. You can customize your itinerary in consultation with your private guide to create a half-day tour itinerary that visits the places of your choosing. Includes hotel pickup and drop-off in Lompoc, Buellton, Los Olivos, Solvang, Los Alamo, and Santa Ynez.
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4 hours 30 minutes
from $129.00

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Spend a carefree day sipping your way through the Santa Ynez Valley on a private wine tour four you and up to 9 friends. After pickup from Solvang and surrounding areas, a dedicated guide chauffeurs you to the region’s top wineries on a customized itinerary designed just for your group. Spend as long as you like at each stop and taste the best Santa Ynez varietals, all without the need to appoint a designated driver.
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5 hours
from $275.00
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macbrown01 wrote a review Nov 17
6 contributions4 helpful votes
My partner and I had such a great time on this wine tour. It was a small group, only 3 couples, so it felt very Covid-safe, which was important to us. All the places we visited were small-batch winemakers, which was cool because we got to try things we’d never see in the store, and if we enjoyed what we tried, we were able to buy bottles and/or sign up for wine clubs. Tom himself Who runs the wine tour was super helpful. I spoke to him on the phone a couple times because I had to reschedule do to all the Covid precautions. He took care of us very well and it was greatly appreciated. Highly recommend!
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Maria M wrote a review Sep 2020
1 contribution
We were hestitant to take a tour with all the covid restrictions but were happy we did! We were a party of 6 and had our own van. We had a wonderful time tasting great wines, and felt completely safe. Tom was very friendly and respectful of all the safety restrictions. He took us to a some nice little boutique wineries, where we did a barrel room tasting and picked grapes off the vines. We would do it again and recommend it to anyone visiting Solvang.
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Date of experience: September 2020
ffsteve241 wrote a review Sep 2020
Roseville, California34 contributions5 helpful votes
September 2020 was our first time visit to the Santa Barbara. Our trip from Roseville CA was pre-planned even before the fires in Northern California. What was blessing to have a break from the smoke in the Central Valley. While staying in Solvang we scheduled a wine tour. Tom was very personable and easy to communicate regarding the tour. We were picked up on time. We were the only ones on the tour so it felt like a private tour. We visited a small private tasting of small batch wineries. We really enjoyed the private barrel tasting on the Flores Family winery. I would definitely recommend Artisan Wine Tours for a more intimate wine tour experience instead of the larger high production wineries.
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Date of experience: September 2020
ATL wrote a review Aug 2020
Oak Park, California14 contributions3 helpful votes
We did a great wine tour with Tom this past week. He picked us up in his extremely clean, Covid safe van and we visited two small boutique wine producers and one medium size winery. All had different things to offer and we enjoyed each one. During our second stop we had a wonderful picnic lunch provided by Tom from one of our favorite deli’s in Los Olivos. The last winery provided a great backdrop for some fantastic photo opportunities in their vineyards. Don’t hesitate to book Tom and this tour for a day out in the Santa Ynez wine valley.
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Date of experience: August 2020
Birthday girl wrote a review Aug 2020
Lancaster, California11 contributions
I enjoyed tasting the wines. The best was we got to taste the grapes that make the wines. A jolly experience being it was my first time going to Santa Barbara for my Birthday TOM was an awesome host two thumbs up
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Date of experience: August 2020