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Private and personalized tour of Carmel; Valley Wine Tastings and Vineyard Tour

We had a private tour of three tasting rooms and a vineyard. Evan our tour guide was knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mhf1
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Seal Beach, CA
AgVenture Tour

Evan Oakes was our guide on this 3 hour of the fertile Salinas Valley which sustains a multi... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
Helen93953
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Monterey County, 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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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank mhf1
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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

Thank Cappygirl12
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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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Reviewed October 17, 2017

Our group had the best time! Evan was knowledgeable and kind. He really made us feel special. We enjoyed learning about both agriculture and vineyards in the Salinas Valley. If you are looking for a trip that is fun and educational, this is the way...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2017

We really enjoyed our tour and time with Evan! Our tasting stops were perfect with a delicious lunch at Cafe Rustica.

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