Our featured luxury wine tour to Napa and Sonoma has been carefully tailored to suitably impress. This premium wine tour package includes: 5 star hotel accommodations;
Napa and Sonoma Luxury Wine Tours - October 1st – 5th 2012
If you want to visit the top wineries in Napa and Sonoma and stay in a luxurious 5 star boutique hotel, then it doesn’t get any better than this.
• Enjoy private dinners in the cellars at Stags Leap Wine Cellars and Silver Oak.
• Attend private tours and tastings at Shafer, Opus One, Chateau Montelena, Heitz, Darioush, Schramsberg, de Loach, Gallo of Sonoma, and a mystery Zinfandel producer.
• Go on an exclusive visit to the barrel making cellars of Seguin Moreau.
• Stay at the ultra luxe Villagio Inn and Spa in Yountville, CA.
• Optional hot air balloon ride.
And all this happens during the middle of harvest.
James Cluer, MW, is your host on this unforgettable wine tour through some of the top wineries in Napa Valley and Sonoma County. Each wine tour holiday has been designed by James, whose passion for wine, invaluable expertise and knowledge, as well as, personal insight, willl give you a brilliant perspective into California wine. James' relationships with the winemakers and owners will provide you with unique access that goes far beyond other wine tours. See the beauty of this amazing region that attracts visitors from all over the world. This is the ultimate wine connoisseur's tour, and offers the very best food and wine experience for anyone who loves wine.
You will visit a handpicked selection of the very top wineries in Napa and Sonoma. It’s a fantastic program with dinners in the cellars at Silver Oak, Stags Leap Wine Cellars, and a superb lunch at Gallo’s beautiful estate in Sonoma. Needless to say, the wine will flow, and flow… and many of the bottles cost “a lot” of money.
You will stay at a luxury five star hotel, the Villagio Inn & Spa, that is centrally located in Yountville, the gastronomic capital of Napa, home to the French Laundry and various others. This Tuscan-inspired hotel features Mediterranean styled gardens and a lavish 13,000 square foot wellness centre available for use during your free time. You have 2 free evenings, and we never start too early in the morning either. It’s a nice pace.
You’ll learn about viticulture, winemaking and the characteristics of the major appellations of Napa and Sonoma from the very top people. It will be a memorable experience: great wines, excellent food, first class hotel and a learning experience beyond compare.
Maximum 15- 20 people. So please don't wait. Not only it is a privilege to have these appointments, we will be visiting at harvest time, appreciating the best wine experiences that California has to offer at the optimal time of year.
Price is $2,995 per person, including tax, based on double occupancy. There is a $795 single supplement if you are travelling by yourself.
This price includes all accommodation, entry to the vineyards and tastings at wineries, all meals except two free evenings, all wine at meals, and local transport. Flights are not included.
To Join the Napa and Sonoma Wine Tour:
Simply email James@finevintageltd.com to reserve a spot and ask for a copy of the booking form.
PLEASE NOTE: Space is limited! These exclusive wine tour trips sell out quickly so sign up soon to avoid disappointment.
For full program details, please visit our website:
Fine Vintage Ltd
5719 Marine Drive
Vancouver, BC, Canada V7W 2R8
Telephone: 1 604 922 4915
Toll Free in North America: 1 866 379 4915
About Fine Vintage Ltd:
Fine Vintage Ltd features luxury wine tours to California, Spain, Bordeaux, France, Tuscany, Italy, as well as, Wine Cruises to the Mediterranean.
James is a Wine Consultant to airlines, luxury hotel groups, retailers and cruise lines for wine selection, operates an exclusive Wine Club and also writes for various magazines and newspapers like TASTE, Good Life Connoisseur and The Vancouver Sun.
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Fine Vintage Ltd is owned and operated by James Cluer, MW. As a Master of Wine, James is regarded as one of the world's leading experts on wine. The MW is considered to be the pinnacle of qualifications in the wine industry. There are only 30 MW's in North America and 300 worldwide.
Fine Vintage Ltd. is an Approved Program Provider for the UK-based Wine and Spirit Education Trust, recognized as the gold standard in wine education. Fine Vintage Ltd operates 13 WSET wine schools providing Sommelier courses and wine tasting courses in the United States, Canada and Italy. We offer our WSET wine courses in the Napa Valley, Las Vegas, San Francisco, San Diego, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto, Montreal, Victoria, Kelowna, Penticton, and Tuscany, Italy.
James also assists the wine trade and industry job seekers with his popular wine employment websites: http://www.WineJobsUSA.com, http://www.WineJobsCalifornia.com, WineJobsCanada.com and WineJobsUK.co.uk.