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Ag Venture Tours

CA 93942
+1 831-761-8463
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My husband and I were looking for something a little bit different for this trip to the San... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DurmTraveler
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Durham, North Carolina
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Must do attraction!

What a hidden gem we have in Ag Venture Tours! Evan was our tour guide and did a phenomenal job... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2018
keikogslp
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Gilroy, California
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Ag Venture Tours specializes in wine tasting, sightseeing and agricultural education tours of the Monterey Bay region. Wine tasting tours visit the Monterey Wine Country (Carmel Valley, Salinas) or the Santa Cruz Mountains. Agricultural education tours feature the Salinas Valley. Sightseeing tours include Monterey, Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach, Carmel or Big Sur. All our tours are designed to be fun and educational and customized to your interests. Each tour includes pickup and return at your residence or hotel.
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“salinas valley” (31 reviews)
“salad bowl” (9 reviews)
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"salinas valley"
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"wine tasting tour"
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"answered all our questions"
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"touring wineries"
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"the perfect tour guide"
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"culinary tour"
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"local history"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were looking for something a little bit different for this trip to the San Francisco. We think everyone should take this tour - it gives the full story in where our produce comes from! A lot of the tour was in...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2018

What a hidden gem we have in Ag Venture Tours! Evan was our tour guide and did a phenomenal job! He was knowledgeable about the history of the area, the crops grown, and methods used and was able to answer all of our questions. The...More

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Reviewed April 14, 2018

We had a private tour of three tasting rooms and a vineyard. Evan our tour guide was knowledgeable about the grape production which was very interesting as that is not usually as well covered in the stnadard winery tour. He inquired before the tour as...More

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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Evan Oakes was our guide on this 3 hour of the fertile Salinas Valley which sustains a multi billion dollar agricultural industry.We learned a lot about the history of the valley,its soil,climate,and the cultivation of varieties of veges and wines from the comfort of a...More

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Reviewed December 28, 2017

We have lived in California for 75 years and have never been so immersed in a detailed history of an area that was provided the other day with AG Tours. Evan's minutae was unbelievable and worth every penny. Three hours of delight! From the hotel...More

Thank Richard N
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

We were in Carmel for a long weekend and took Evan's Ag/Salinas Valley wine tour on a Saturday. We all work in the agriculture industry in FL, so we were eager to learn more about the "salad bowl of the world" name that Salinas Valley...More

Thank BarbaraLL22
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

Our group was in Carmel for the weekend. Evan took 7 of us on the full day Carmel Valley Wine Tour. He picked us up in his van and we visited 4 wineries. It was a delightful day. Evan's knowledge of the subject was perfect....More

Thank Cindy C
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Reviewed October 25, 2017

We had a great time wine tasting in Carmel with Evan. He was very informative and made us feel very welcome. I would highly recommend this tour.

Thank Dave S
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Reviewed October 24, 2017

We went on the tour of Monterey, Pebble Beach, and Carmel. Great way to spend the morning. Evan had tons of knowledge about every location. Stops along the way for photo ops. We then did wine tasting in the afternoon. Stopped at different tasting rooms...More

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Reviewed October 19, 2017

I think there's nobody else that offers tours like this anywhere. Essentially a college professor in his field, he has a practiced tour routine, delivered in his van as he tours the area, but can riff on anything having to do with the subject or...More

Thank Craig W
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Jim G
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Please refer to my website for current tour schedules and pricing
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