ARTISAN WINE TOURS
When you think of California, you may well imagine endless vineyards stretched across the plains.
California accounts for 90% of total US wine production, and there are 2,843 registered wineries and 4,600 winegrape growers in the state. Indeed, if California was a country, it would be the world’s fourth largest wine producer. So it’s no surprise to discover that tours of such wine-friendly places as the Napa Valley and Sonoma County are popular activities for visitors to San Francisco. One of the leading oenophile experiences can be enjoyed via Artisan Wine Tours, who offer completely customizable luxury trips around California. Artisan have established an excellent reputation for finding venues that are perfectly suited to either connoisseurs or beginners, and are often small, family owned venues. Its wine tours promise enriching experiences (the company’s slogan is ‘World class wine, and stories for a lifetime’) that will leave elite travelers with cherished memories of wine tasting in California – provided you don’t drink too much!