Fond of the finer things in life? Taste your way through the Napa Valley and add a splash of indulgence to your stay in San Francisco. Set off across the Golden Gate Bridge and into the picturesque hillside, winding valleys, and panoramic vineyards of Northern California.
Explore wine caves and tantalize your taste buds with exquisite wine and cheese tastings. Sample the finest olive oils and balsamic vinegar of the region, and finish off with some sinfully good artisan chocolate.
With a small group of like-minded wine enthusiasts, you'll zip across the Golden Gate Bridge and into the dramatic natural splendor of Northern California's famous wine region. See misty pockets of fog hanging low over the hills and valleys, and breathe in the scents of the countryside with the sunroof open.
Your first stop will be at Sonoma Valley's spectacular wine caves. Tiptoe through atmospheric vaults and see where the magic happens, as local wines mature in barrels beneath the surface. You'll also be treated to a seated wine and cheese tasting - the perfect pre-lunch appetizer.
The next stop on your culinary quest through wine country is at an active olive oil mill, where you'll learn about the history and production of olive oil and aged balsamic vinegars. Your visit will be completed with a private tasting with the oil maker.
Finally, you'll get your just desserts with a visit to a local chocolatier, where a tasting of wine-infused truffles, beer and wine-flavored brittles, caramels, and other chocolatey goodies awaits.