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101 S Coombs St Napa, CA 94559
101 South Coombs StreetUSCaliforniaNapa94559
(707) 253-2723platypustours.com
Tour OperatorToday 7:30AM–10:30PM
Friday 7:30AM–10:30PMSaturday 7:30AM–10:30PMSunday 7:30AM–10:30PMMonday 7:30AM–10:30PMTuesday 7:30AM–10:30PMWednesday 7:30AM–10:30PMThursday 7:30AM–10:30PM
         
Join other wine adventurers on a small-group, day long tour tour through the Napa Valley, Sonoma or North Sonoma County wine country. This is a fun, social tour for folks who'd like to experience this wonderful area and learn a bit about the wine-making process, while tasting our world-class wines. Our focus is on smaller back-roads wineries and historic properties. A very tasty picnic lunch, served at a winery, is included. Napa Valley, Sonoma Valley, or Russian River / Healdsburg-area Join-In Tours are priced at $110 per person. 
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"We had a wonderful time and Toni our tour guide was fabulous!"
"Excellent wine tasting tour!"
"We so enjoyed visiting some of the smaller wineries off the beaten track."
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Rossie Koon
a week ago
Best way to see the Valley! We were picked up right on time in front of our B&B by Steve who wished us a happy anniversary! ;) Then Steve picked up guests from around Napa and were on our way. Steve was extremely knowledgeable and obviously had great rapport with each winery that we visited. They all knew him by name and talked with him like they were old friends. Steve talked to us about the history of the valley and the wineries and just wine making in general. We never felt out of place and by the end of the day we all had made a lot of new friends. The lunch was perfect- and the water and cheese/crackers throughout the day were great. It was our first visit to Napa and we will definitely be back and will do another Platypus tour!
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Scott Richardson
a month ago
I have used Platypus Tours several times during my trip to Napa and Sonoma. They are by far the most knowledgeable wine tour company, and the drivers understand what true hospitality means. Platypus Tours offers lunch on their tours. The drivers are also courteous to ask what type of wines his/her guests enjoy, and customize their tours based on their guests preferences! Love Love Love!
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Helen O'Brien
in the last week
I thoroughly enjoyed the Platypus Wine Tour. Steve our guide was extremely helpful, friendly and knowledgeable. The other customers made the tour even better, we had a great day. The four vineyards we visited were excellent and we were met by wonderful hosts at each. It was so enjoyable and relaxing being driven around in a very comfortable and spacious vehicle. The lunch was delicious also. I hope I can return soon again to the Napa Valley and I will most definitely do another tour with Platypus. I highly recommend them. Thank you!
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Jacquie Kelly
4 weeks ago
Awesome, Awesome, Awesome, from beginning to end, Ken Brewster was our tour guide, he went out of his way to let us know wonderful information about wine, wine tasting, the local wineries that we would not want to miss, to a mid morning snack, water, an amazing lunch, and we made lots of wonderful people! We will definitely use Platypus Wine Tours and the future and of course request Ken! It was a great day!
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Elana Rome
a week ago
My fiancé and I chose this tour for our first day in Napa and we are SO glad we did! It was certainly a highlight of our whole Napa/San Francisco trip. Chris was the most wonderful guide. From the very beginning of the day when he picked us up at the hotel, he made us feel welcome and got the whole group excited with a fun ice breaker. There were four other couples on our tour and the set-up of the bus (couches around the outer walls facing the center) facilitated conversation and people getting to know each other. Throughout the day, Chris took us to four amazing wineries that we would not have found/would not have been able to visit on our own. The wineries that we visited were mostly family-run/smaller production wineries and we certainly got the royal treatment at each one. In addition to wine tasting, education was also a focus of the day. We learned not only about how to smell and taste wine properly, but also about the history of Napa, why European grape vines are grafted onto American root stock, the process of growing and harvesting grapes, and much more! When we got back on the bus after the first vineyard, we were served cheese and crackers, and after our second winery visit, we were served a delicious lunch in the garden there. Chris was even able to accommodate my gluten allergy! Cold water bottles were also plentiful on the bus throughout the day. I truly can't say enough positive things about Platypus tours. Don't miss this fabulous opportunity to see and learn about wine country!
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Brian Bell
a month ago
Mark was a great guide. Lots of little things that he paid attention to, that we would have missed. All good wine selections. All good people on the tour. Good friends, if only for a day. Would recommend and use again when we return.
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Kelsey Olson
a month ago
We LOVED our wine tour with Mark!! We were a little hesitant about a full-day wine tour, but are so glad we took the plunge and went for it! The tour was great - Mark was so knowledgeable and we got to see so many areas around Napa. The wineries were fabulous - lesser known wineries with incredible wines and fun, knowledgeable staff. Our favorite was Hopper Creek Winery. I would recommend this tour to everyone and anyone! I plan to come back to Napa and will absolutely request a tour with Mark again!
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Beth Clayton
3 weeks ago
If you want the full Napa experience with a whole lot of fun, you MUST sign up for a Platypus wine tour! Our tour guide, Karri, was insightful, personable, knowledgeable, and funny! We learned so many neat things about wine from each winery we visited and enjoyed tours of each facility. You won't regret this adventure!

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Looking for a private tour? We offer customized tours for 1 guest up to 80 guests. We’ll work with you on wineries, food and all other creative wine country offerings. Please call us at 707-207-4236 for more information.  Please view our brochure for more…
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Very interesting article in the NY Times about the emergence of a different POV on how quality wines should be judged. American wine tastes are driven by the "the Wine Advocate" and founder Robert M. Parker Jr. Big, bold and with a high alcohol content. But is there more to to tasting wine than having your buds bulldozered? many winemakers feel that,,,http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/31/magazine/the-wrath-of-grapes.html
A band of upstart winemakers is trying to redefine what California wine should taste like — and enraging America’s most famous oenophile in the process.
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We can't think of a better way to spend Labor Day weekend than being driven around on a Platypus Wine Tours bus to fun, interesting, and delicious wineries in Napa Valley!
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Check out the new Platypus Wine Tours Video on our home page! We’re excited about this new video, especially the aerial shots. It really does convey the unique nature of our tours – they’re social and fun and really get the our clients into the hidden gem…
Check out the new Platypus Wine Tours Video on our home page! We're excited about this new video, especially the aerial shots. It really does convey the unique nature of our tours - they're social ...
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Platypus Wine Tours is thrilled to be ranked No. 3 among the “Top 10 Tours in the U.S.” recently by TripAdvisor and its users. The list is based on the quality and quantity of reviews among travelers around the country by the World’s Largest Travel…
Platypus Wine Tours is thrilled to be ranked No. 3 among the "Top 10 Tours in the U.S." recently by TripAdvisor and its users. The list is based on the quality and quantity of reviews among travele...
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Earthquake update. We will definitely be conducting all our tours this week!! If a town and her tourists ever needed wine served with a smile it's now!! Thank you everyone for checking in on us and we're relieved to hear that most had relatively limited damage.
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Platypus Wine Tours Voted Best Wine Tour for 2014 by the A-List readers http://sf.cityvoter.com/platypus-tours/biz/406626
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