The Great Wine Tour of Sonoma from San Francisco

Enjoy Wine Tastings and Vineyard Tours at Three Boutique Sonoma Wineries

Travel Flexibly 5 / 5 See All 3 Reviews · 10.00h 13 max · San Francisco, United States

Many wine tours to the California wine country visit one commercial winery then bring you back home. On the Great Wine Tour, visit three top boutique wineries with all tasting fees included. The day begins with hotel pickup directly from your San Francisco hotel. As a VIP in a small group, see the best of Sonoma with a friendly wine-loving guide. Enjoy free time with stops in Sonoma, Sausalito, and for views of the Golden Gate Bridge.

Tour Details
  • The Great Boutique Wine Tour in Sonoma
  • Hotel Pickup Included from San Francisco
  • Visit Three Carefully Selected Boutique Wineries
  • Friendly Wine Loving Guide
  • Head Down into the Wine Cellars
  • Learn the Winemaking Process Up Close
  • Tour the Local Vineyards with the Winemakers
  • Enjoy Lunch and Free Time in Historic Sonoma
  • Three Wine Tastings Included
  • Stop for the Top Golden Gate Bridge Views

Are you looking to taste the best wines California has to offer? Do you want to head off the beaten path to high quality boutique wineries? With hotel pickup in San Francisco, cross the Golden Gate Bridge and ride through the Marin Valley to Sonoma County. In the morning, visit two wonderful wineries touring the vineyards and tasting the wines. For lunch, try one of Sonoma's great restaurants. The area is famous for it's farm to table mentality. After lunch, head to another great winery before heading back to the Bay Area. This 10 hour day trip includes:

  • Maximum Group Size of 13

  • Friendly Wine Connoisseur Guide

  • Wine Tasting Fees at 3 Wineries Included

  • Hotel Pickup in San Francisco

  • Lunch and Optional Sausalito Ferry Costs Not Included

Meet Your Guide Outside Your San Francisco Hotel

Your adventure begins with pickup from your hotel in downtown San Francisco. Get to know your guide for the day across the Golden Gate Bridge towards Wine Country.

Visit Three Hand-Picked Boutique Wineries

Once in Sonoma, you will visit three carefully-selected boutique wineries, where you will experience excellent hospitality and learn about the winemaking process. Head through the vineyards and see the local grapes up close.

At each winery, you will experience a full wine sampling delicious varietals and blends. Learn about the amazing wines that truly represent one of the world's premier wine regions, Sonoma.

Lunch and Free Time in Historic Sonoma

For lunch, you will head to downtown Sonoma, home to many rustic farm to table restaurants. Wander the town's beautiful plaza and check out the towns artisan boutiques and shops. Visit the historic Mission, the symbol of one of California's oldest settlements.

Sausalito and Golden Gate Bridge Views

After visiting an additional top winery after lunch, you will begin the journey back to San Francisco. The final stop of the day is the quaint seaside village of Sausalito.

You will have the option to remain in Sausalito, exploring its picturesque marina. If you choose this option, feel free to take the ferry back to San Francisco at your leisure (ferry price not included). If you prefer to stay with the group, you will head back to San Francisco after a short stop for photos overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. Cheers!

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Such a fun day!
26 January 2022
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I’m spending 5 days in San Francisco while my husband attends a conference here, so I thought a day trip out to Sonoma for some wine tasting would be fun. Marc, the tour guide (and owner), picked me up promptly at my hotel in Union Square, and we then proceeded to pick up a family of nine at another hotel. His vehicle was clean and in great shape, and he had a cooler of water for us. It was a clear and beautiful day, so I was thrilled that we stopped at the Golden Gate Bridge for photos before driving on to Sonoma. The entire day was a fabulous experience! Marc is very knowledgeable and shared interesting facts about the history of San Francisco, as well as Sonoma and wine making. He was funny, kind, attentive, and did everything he could to make the tour comfortable and enjoyable for us. We visited three small, boutique wineries. The wines were all good, and I enjoyed tasting them all. We were also able to meet the owners, which is always nice. The family of nine was a fun and friendly group, and they made the day even more enjoyable. Our last stop was in Sausalito, to stretch our legs or to do a little looking around. This stop was only 30 minutes, and it was dark, so not a lot to report. I would say that if you want to see Sausalito, you should just take an Uber or ferry, and spend the day there, as it looked like a great place to shop and dine. Overall, this is a great tour, and I highly recommend it for a wonderful break from the city. Marc is a terrific tour guide, and it’s clear that he loves what he does for a living, and he does it well. You won’t be disappointed.

Sonoma Wine Tour
25 January 2022
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Great Tour! On account of our Tour guide Marc we had a fantastic experience with delicious wine and welcoming hosts. Can recommend it a 100% and will definitely do it again next time. Thank you also to Peter, Nilu and Courtney for explaining so extensively and passionately about wine. We loved it!

Amazing Time in Sonoma!
21 December 2021
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I love wine but my husband is more of a beer guy. This trip was absolutely wonderful. All of the wines were so delicious and the guide and people at the wineries taught us so much. Sonoma is so beautiful and it was 20 degrees warmer there than in San Francisco! Wow!

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Where to Meet?

Hotel Pickup Included from San Francisco. Please let us know where you are staying upon booking.

What to Bring?

Only those over the age of 21 will be able to partake in the wine tastings. Non-Drinkers and Children though are absolutely welcome and are sure to enjoy beautiful Sonoma

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