Wine Tours

Book Your Wine Tour Adventure Today

Our Wine Country Shuttle service is a great way to experience 2-3 wineries at your leisure for the day. At each winery, you can opt to purchase either a glass of wine or a bottle alongside a food option. If you want to explore the breadth and diversity that the Santa Ynez Valley wine country has to offer, this is the tour for you! Our incredible guides will offer interpretation & history about the region throughout the day. At only $99 per person, you’ll also enjoy special access to a variety of winery specials, from discounted award-winning truffle boxes to wine bottle purchase discounts. Tasting prices and lunch are not included in the shuttle.


Included in your $99 booking:

  • Shuttle pick up from your hotel or private accommodations in Santa Barbara or Santa Ynez Valley
  • Pick up and drop off from a selection of wineries and other points of interest
  • Special access to a variety of winery discounts
  • A friendly and knowledgeable guide
  • Discussion on winemaking and historical insights

Overview
Our shuttle service will allow you to explore some of our favorite partners in the famous Santa Ynez Valley. Enjoy a tasting, glass or bottle of wine with a pairing of various food options at each winery. You’ll enjoy discussions of local history and gain insights into the Santa Ynez wine region along the way with our knowledgeable guides. This is also a great option for guests who are already wine club members who enjoy free tastings but prefer the safe & stress-free option of a chauffeur.

Pricing
$99 per person

Private Pricing
Sat: $891 per person (1-9 people)
Sun-Fri:
– $239 per person (2 people)
– $169 per person (3-4 people)
– $139 per person (5-6 people)
– $119 per person (7-9 people)

Destinations
Santa Barbara Wine Country Tours selects only the best wineries in the region. Each venue provides a uniquely amazing experience, whether it’s a beautiful outdoor space, knowledgeable pourer, or award-winning varietal. We work with a variety of vintners, all with bottles to please each palate. There is also the opportunity to stop for an olive oil tasting or even visit a nearby lavender farm!

Stop 1
Once you arrive in the Valley, we’ll visit one of the following wineries:

  • Fess Parker
  • Folded Hills Winery
  • Roblar Winery
  • Vincent Vineyards
  • Brander Vineyards
  • Andrew Murray Vineyards
  • Petros Winery
  • Rideau Winery
  • Sunstone Winery

Stop 2
We will visit another full production winery as listed above or we can even visit the quaint town of Los Olivos for a bit.

About Los Olivos — Located in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley, the charming historic town of Los Olivos is home to most of the wineries we will visit on our tour. Boasting expansive views of Santa Barbara County’s vineyards and horse ranches, Los Olivos is noted for its love of the arts, wine tasting opportunities, unique shopping, epicurean restaurants, fun festivals, antiques, recreational landscapes and friendly residents found throughout the village. We love to give our guests time to explore what this beautiful town has to offer. There are about 25 tastings rooms in town that you can visit.

Stop 3
For your final stop, we’ll visit one of the following wineries:

  • Fess Parker
  • Folded Hills Winery
  • Roblar Winery
  • Vincent Vineyards
  • Brander Vineyards
  • Andrew Murray Vineyards
  • Petros Winery
  • Rideau Winery
  • Sunstone Winery

Want to learn more? Visit our website winetours-santabarbara.com for a full description on our Wine Shuttle.

PLEASE NOTE
Some wine tour dates are not available for online reservations. Please call for more dates and options. There is a 4 person minimum; tour may be canceled if less than 4 people book on any date.

(805) 965-1414 or toll-free (877) 884-9283.

COVID-19 update: The wineries are frequently adapting/editing their policies and we can not guarantee the possibility of doing a tasting at each winery. Glasses or bottles might be the only option available in lieu of tastings and some wineries might require the purchase of food. Many wineries do not allow outside food. Please note that we visit 2-3 wineries on this tour. While our goal is to visit 3, the itinerary may be adjusted depending on guest timing and winery service.

Book Your Wine Tour Adventure Today

Starting point and time

Santa Barbara, daily, 10am to 4:30pm

Pricing

$169 per person — Save $10 per person when booking online with promo code WINEDAY.*

*Promo valid only on Monday-Thursday tours. Cannot be combined with other offers. Subject to change at any time.

Private Tour Pricing
$329 per person (2 people)
$259 per person (3-5 people)
$189 per person (6-7 people)
$179 per person (8-9 people)

Fees Include

Air-conditioned van service, all wine tasting fees, lunch*, cold beverages, knowledgeable guide, discussion on winemaking as well as natural and human history.

*Please Note: Lunch is not included on Saturdays or Sundays due to winery restrictions on weekends. There will be lunch options available for purchase at the wineries.

Highlights

We’ll take care of all the details while you enjoy the heart of Santa Ynez wine country, home to several very popular California vintners. This tour is a great opportunity to sample and learn about the region’s wines.

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Overview

Your group will be picked up by an air-conditioned van in the morning. We will then head up to our first winery in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley. Once there, we’ll begin wine tastings and sometimes are offered barrel room tours.

On the weekdays, lunch will be served in the shade at a favorite winery or park. Your guide will pick up a delicious lunch sourced from local, fresh ingredients. Cold beverages will be provided.

We will visit 3 local favorite wineries in the area. Each has its unique vintages and award-winning selections. The winery staff will offer insight into specific blends and selections, and several wineries extend discounts on wine purchases to our guests.

We are usually heading back to town by 3 or 4pm. Departure and arrival times are flexible. This trip has received rave reviews from guests. We have done similar wine tours for travel writers, corporate groups, bachelorette and birthday parties. We offer private wine tours where you can choose the wineries for an extra fee.

Want to learn more? Visit our website winetours-santabarbara.com for a full description on our Santa Ynez Valley Wine Tour.

PLEASE NOTE:

Some wine tour dates are not available for online reservations. Please call for more dates and options. 2 person minimum, Tour may be canceled if less than 2 people book on any date.
(805) 884-WAVE or toll free (877) 885-WAVE.

Letsgo@sbadventureco.com

COVID-19 update: the wineries are frequently adapting/editing their policies and we can not guarantee the possibility of doing a tasting at each winery. Glasses or bottles might be the only option available in lieu of tastings and some wineries might require the purchase of food. Many wineries do not allow outside food. Please note that we visit 2-3 wineries on this tour. While our goal is to visit 3, the itinerary may be adjusted depending on guest timing and winery service.

Book Your Wine Tour Adventure Today

Starting point and time

Santa Barbara, daily, 10am to 4:30pm

Pricing

$179 per person — Save $10 per person when booking online with promo code WINEDAY.*

*Promo valid only on Monday-Thursday tours. Cannot be combined with other offers. Subject to change at any time.

Private Pricing
$339 per person (2 people)
$269 per person (3-5 people)
$199 per person (6-7 people)
$189 per person (8-9 people)

Fees Include

Van shuttle, cupcake tasting, all wine tasting fees, lunch*, cold beverages, knowledgeable guide, discussion of winemaking as well as natural and human history.

*Please Note: Lunch is not included on Saturdays or Sundays due to winery restrictions on weekends. There will be lunch options available for purchase at the wineries.

Highlights

Come Experience the Original Cupcake & Wine Tour! Savor yummy cupcakes and award-winning wines on a guided tour in Santa Ynez Valley.

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Overview

If you like tasty treats and wine, then you are going to love this Santa Ynez tour!

This wine tour features a delicious sampling of cupcakes from one of our two most amazing local bakeries — Enjoy Cupcakes or Crushcakes.

Your group will be picked up by an air-conditioned shuttle in the morning. We will preview the day and head up to Santa Ynez Valley. Once there, you will enjoy wine tasting at some of the area’s best wineries. Your group will visit beautiful Los Olivos and enjoy an incredible cupcake and wine tasting. Your guides will cover local human history and insight into the wine region along the way.

On the weekdays, lunch will be served in the shade at a favorite winery or park. Your guide will pick up a delicious lunch sourced from local, fresh ingredients. Cold beverages will be provided.

Each winery has its unique vintages and award-winning selections. Winery staff offer insight into specific blends and selections, and several wineries extend discounts on wine purchases to our guests. The first of its kind, this wine tour has been featured on NBC LA, NBC San Diego, All Things Cupcake and Evelyn Kanter’s Car & Travel.

Want to learn more? Visit our website winetours-santabarbara.com for a full description on our Cupcake & Wine Tour.

PLEASE NOTE

Some wine tour dates are not available for online reservations. Please call for more dates and options. 2 person minimum. Tour may be canceled if less than 2 people book on any date.
(805) 884-WAVE or toll free (877) 885-WAVE.

Letsgo@SbAdventureCo.com

COVID-19 update: The wineries are frequently adapting/editing their policies and we can not guarantee the possibility of doing a tasting at each winery. Glasses or bottles might be the only option available in lieu of tastings and some wineries might require the purchase of food. Many wineries do not allow outside food. Please note that we visit 2-3 wineries on this tour. While our goal is to visit 3, the itinerary may be adjusted depending on guest timing and winery service.

Book Your Wine Tour Adventure Today

Starting point and time

Santa Barbara, daily, 10am to 5pm

Level of difficulty

Moderate

Pricing

$189 per person — Save $10 per person when booking online with promo code WINEDAY.*

*Promo valid only on Monday-Thursday tours. Cannot be combined with other offers. Subject to change at any time.

(Please note: This tour has a 4-person minimum)

Private Tour Cost

$349 per person (2 people)
$279 per person (3-5 people)
$209 per person (6-7 people)
$199 per person (8-9 people)

Total biking distance

Approx. 8 miles, mostly flat and rolling hills

Fees include

Air-conditioned van service, all bikes and cycling equipment, lunch*, cold beverages, knowledgeable guide, discussion on winemaking as well as natural and human history. The biking segment is fully van-supported.

*Please Note: Lunch is not included on Saturdays or Sundays due to winery restrictions on weekends. There will be lunch options available for purchase at the wineries. 

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Overview

Pedal into the heart of Santa Barbara’s wine country, the perfect landscape for cycling through scenic vineyards and ranch lands. The close proximity of several notable vintners all within short biking distance makes this day’s ride uniquely enjoyable.

Your group will be picked up by an air-conditioned shuttle in the morning and head up to Ballard Canyon in Santa Ynez Valley. We will head to our first winery and take our time enjoying the property and wine. Once there, the winery staff will take us for a wine tasting by the glass or bottle. Cold beverages and water will also be provided throughout the tour.

Afterward, we will bike along the scenic backroads to a second winery. We’ll pass by ranch lands, several vineyards and historical sights along the winding path. Your guides will cover the area’s human history and insight into the wine region along the way.

We generally visit two local favorites in the area. Each winery has its unique vintages and award-winning selections. Managers and winemakers themselves often meet us during our private tastings. The winery staff will offer insight into specific blends and selections, and many wineries often extend discounts on wine purchases to our guests.

This trip receives rave reviews from guests. We have done similar tours for wine and travel writers, corporate groups, bachelorette and birthday parties, as well as families and tourists. This is the wine tour that was featured on the television show Giuliana and Bill.

PLEASE NOTE:

Some wine tour dates are not available for online reservations. Please call for more dates and options. 4 person minimum. Tour may be canceled if less than 4 people book on any date.
(805) 884-WAVE or toll free (877) 885-WAVE.

Letsgo@sbadventureco.com

COVID-19 update: the wineries are frequently adapting/editing their policies and we can not guarantee the possibility of doing a tasting at each winery. Glasses or bottles might be the only option available in lieu of tastings and some wineries might require the purchase of food. Many wineries do not allow outside food.

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