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The 4 Best Wine Tours in Santa Ynez Valley, California

One of the most popular holiday and trip destinations in the US for wine enthusiasts is the Santa Ynez Valley in California and most visitors want to take advantage of the spectacular wine tours offered in this area.

At Pea Soup Andersons’ Inn, guests enjoy comfortable rooms and a location in Solvang, CA, central to all the Valley’s activities. Because they love to tell us about their memorable experiences on wine tours, we can share with you the best wine tours in Santa Ynez Valley.

What Are Four Of The Best Wine Tours In Santa Ynez Valley, California?

Like Solvang, the Santa Ynez Valley is one of the premier wine-tasting locations in the world. Much like a Solvang wine-tasting tour, you can expect a Santa Ynez wine tour to be just as immersive and delicious. 

With so many options, it’s challenging to pinpoint which tours you should experience and which ones are better left out. Luckily, we can help you with this problem by listing the four best wine tours you need to take when visiting the Santa Ynez Valley. 

tasting samples on a wine tour in the Santa Ynez Valley
Wine samples on a Santa Ynez Valley wine tour.

1. Grapeline Wine Tours

Those who want a wine country insider tour should choose Grapeline Wine Tours. This tour company will take you to a variety of unique wineries with many uniquely compelling wines waiting to be tasted. 

This Santa Ynez Valley company offers curated private tours for larger pirates and small groups. They have rated five stars on Yelp and TrustAdvisor, with thousands of positive reviews showing you’re in good hands. 

Unlike other wine tour companies, Grapeline provides customers with a fun attitude and a team of local Santa Barbara experts that know their wines. Grapeline is known to be a flexible wine tour company that promises variety and the highest level of safety and assurance in the business—and delivers!

2. Artisan Excursion Wine Tours 

Artisan Excursion Wine Tours have been locally owned and maintained for over 16 years. This wine tour company offers clients high-quality and enjoyable tours to residents and visitors with their specialty, including wine tours in the Santa Ynez Valley. 

When you choose Artisan Excursion, you can expect to treat your taste buds to well-known and hidden gems like rare vintages and new blends. While embarking on this tour, you’ll also love seeing the picturesque scenery and the excursions to local attractions and secret locations only a local can share. It’s truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience. 

3. Santa Barbara Wine Country Tours

If you’re looking for a wine tour that knows its stuff, you must check out Santa Barbara Wine Country Tours. This tour was voted Santa Barbara’s best wine tour and for good reason. 

Santa Barbara Wine Country Tours, provides a diverse range of activities, unlike other wine tours in the region. For example, customers will visit three Santa Ynez Valley wineries for wine tastings, a shuttle service, a scrumptious bite to eat in the Valley, and an expert and professional tour guide. 

While enjoying the delicious tastes, you’ll learn about the history of the Valley and unique insights while discovering more about the wine varietals and blends that make each wine unique. You’ll likely also love that this tour covers the cost related to the wine tastings.

California red wine grapes
California wine grapes.

4. Stagecoach Co. Wine Tours Inc 

Stagecoach Co. Wine Tours Inc offers one of the lengthiest wine tours. This wine tour is four hours long and will take you to a few of the best wineries in Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez Valley. 

One reason this wine tour is so attractive is that you’ll be able to customize your itinerary with a private guide. This way, you can create a half-day tour of the places you want to visit. 

In addition, this wine tour includes shuttle services, light snacks, and an array of winery and tasting room destinations you’ll likely love. 

Book A Stay With Pea Soup Anderson’s Inn When Taking A Santa Ynez Wine Tour

If you’re planning to take a wine tour in Santa Ynez Valley, you will need to book a place to stay. So why not consider Pea Soup Anderson’s Inn as your holiday or trip accommodation? Our inn offers convenient access to local wineries, golf courses, restaurants, and boutique shops. 

We also have comfortable lodgings and amenities, including spa facilities, a swimming pool, and a free complimentary breakfast. If this sounds like the perfect spot, you can contact us to arrange a booking. 

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