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Painted Ladies Wine Country Tour

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San Francisco, United States
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icon8 hours  (Approx.)
Pickup from select hotels
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more
Good for avoiding crowds

Keeping you safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Face masks provided for travelers
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Regular temperature checks for staff
Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

Overview

The Sonoma Valley is one of California’s oldest and most renowned wine regions. On this full-day tour, travel around the Sonoma Valley in a Vintage VW bus and visit award-winning wineries. Learn all about the winemaking process as you tour a wine cave, sample a variety of Californian wines during guided wine tastings, and tuck into a gourmet Italian-style lunch at a winery restaurant.
  • Guided wine tastings at Sonoma Valley Wineries
  • Delicious lunch of gourmet Italian cuisine and regional wines
  • Round-trip transport from San Francisco in a vintage VW bus
  • Small-group tour ensures an intimate tasting experience
  • Option to upgrade to a private tour for up to 6 people
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Tasting Fees
Professional Guide
Small group tour
Bottled water
San Francisco History and the Bay area
Photo ops at Golden Gate Bridge (if weather permits)
Light Snacks
Visit to 3 award-winning wineries
Cost of lunch- Usually averages between $10-20
Gratuities

Departure Point

427 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA

Departure Time

8:45 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point

Departure Point

1300 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA

Departure Time

8:45 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • For the shared tour option, a minimum number of 4 people applies. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Recommended tip amount : $20-25 per person (tips make up a large chunk of our tour guide income in the US) Thank you for being considerate as we would like to give you a Professional tour guide.
  • If you prefer to eat lunch at the Sonoma Plaza- please let us know. We might be able to make that happen. Depending on the group consensus.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Note that each vehicle seats up to 7 people total. We can still accommodate larger groups seated in separate vehicles.
  • Everyone in your group needs to complete our digital waiver.
  • COVID-19: A plexiglass partition has been installed between the driver and passengers. The touch points on our buses will be fully disinfected between and during tours.
  • Anyone showing symptoms of COVID 19, including fever, cough or shortness of breath won’t be able to participate.
  • Everyone will be required to wear a mask while inside the bus. We will have extra masks for purchase in case you have forgotten yours. Hand sanitizer will be provided.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Painted Ladies Tour Company

All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Painted Ladies Wine Country Tour?
A:
The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
See all safety measures taken by Painted Ladies Wine Country Tour.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during Painted Ladies Wine Country Tour?
A:
The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
See all safety measures taken by Painted Ladies Wine Country Tour.
Q:
What is the social distancing policy during Painted Ladies Wine Country Tour?
A:
The policy on social distancing is:

  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
See all safety measures taken by Painted Ladies Wine Country Tour.
Q:
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Painted Ladies Wine Country Tour?
A:
The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
See all safety measures taken by Painted Ladies Wine Country Tour.
Q:
What is the maximum group size during Painted Ladies Wine Country Tour?
A:
This activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers.

See all safety measures taken by Painted Ladies Wine Country Tour.

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Traveler Tips


  • "Very good tour guide from Painted Ladies, at some of the wineries it went a bit fast though to be able to reflect over what wine you actually tasted but that is rather up to the winery guide." See review
  • "The day was really well planned; stop at the Golden Gate Bridge, a winery, lunch, a winery with cave tour, another winery, and then a chocolate shop!" See review

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Super Special Tour with Wonderful People
AnneP
, Jun 2021
Everything about this tour was wonderful. Gurkan is an amazing tour guide who is extremely knowledgeable about the region. We especially loved touring the wine cave at Deerfield as well as learning about wine chemistry from Peter at Spann Vinyards. Poppy the microbus was also a big part of what made this tour so special. Everything was perfect from start to finish!
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Loved every minute of this tour!
Kris_B
, May 2021
Fantastic experience! Our tour guide/driver was so attentive to everyone, and communicated with us so well before and during the day. He made sure everyone was enjoying the day - we had 2 separate groups in the bus who didn't know each other, and we were all best buds by the end of the day. The 3 wineries were beautiful and it was great to hear from each of them about their wines and wine making process. If riding in a SUPER COOL, vintage VW bus (that backfires occasionally) through beautiful wine country and hanging out with fun people isn't your thing, you should look for a tour somewhere else. It was a perfect experience and I highly recommend!!
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The VW bus is cool, but your guide always makes the trip!
Elizabeth_A
, Apr 2021
If you want to arrive in style, this is your trip. Everyone smiles when they see this bus coming and EVERYONE wants to take pictures with it. The smiles do not stop there. Let’s face it, your guide makes the trip. “Cousin Al” was fabulous. I worked in the service industry for 15 years, so I have pretty high expectations. “Cousin Al” hit every mark and surpassed it. Book this tour and be sure to pack your gooviest outfit!
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Little Miss Sunshine!
Meera
, Mar 2021
The bus was like little miss Sunshine , little, bright, charming and very easily recognizable! Our tour guide Jason was super friendly and made us feel comfortable throughout the tour and took amazing photos!We stopped by some real good wineries for tasting , on the whole fantastic experience with friends and paintedtourladies!
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I HIGHLY Recommend!
Nneoma
, Mar 2021
I had a phenomenal time on this wine tour. My boyfriend and I flew in from out of town and were unfamiliar with the bay area. Josh drove us and was incredibly welcoming. He made the trip informative and fun. We visited three great wineries that had excellent selections. We also were accompanied on the tour with a really friendly crew. I would definitely recommend!
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Best girls day trip to wine county
Lauren_G
, Sep 2020
We had a wonderful experience and felt so safe during COVID! The tour company made incredible winery tasting arrangements for us at three awesome wineries, plus another for lunch. Our driver and tour guide, Al, was the best ever and we can't wait to visit Wine Country again with one of the Painted Ladies vans.
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Very Friendly and nice drivers
Patricia_T
, Sep 2020
Wasn’t sure what to expect on this wine trip, but it definitely exceeded my expectations! The stops were very nice, and the drivers were awesome! They let us play our own music in the van, and we’re super helpful when we had questions! Definitely recommend:)
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Fun and enjoyable
Aleksandra_C
, Mar 2020
Great fun tour. Donna was lovely. We had a wonderful time at all three vineyards and even became members at one. The lunch location was very nice as well. Highly recommend the tour and will def be booking again.
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Fantastic day on the wine tour
Susan_j
, Mar 2020
The whole day was brilliant. We were picked up on time in a great camper van with a wonderful guide Cyrus. We had fantastic weather and a great group of people on the tour. We even had dinner together afterwards! The wine tasting was fun - the hosts very friendly and informative especially at the Kunde vineyard - Paul was great . Lunch venue was also fab - had a really tasty pizza. All day everyone was friendly and welcoming. Would highly recommend this tour
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Easy day of wine drinking.
Stacy_O
, Mar 2020
Cyrus was a great guide, very knowledgeable, gave us super recommendations for the rest of our trip. Went to cool winery’s. Everyone was very nice and helpful. . Had a fun trip with a small number of fellow travelers. Great lunch.
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