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Sip on some of Southern California’s finest wines during this tasting excursion with half- and full-day options. Whether you’re a wine newbie or an expert you’re sure to enjoy this chance to sample this unique region’s diverse vintages and up your knowledge in the process.

Start your day with a pickup from your hotel. Most local cities near San Luis Obsipo are covered. Depending on whether you select the full- or half-day tour will determine your departure time. Make sure to enjoy a hearty breakfast or lunch as wine tasting on an empty stomach is not recommended. Sit back, relax and enjoy the ride during the scenic drive to your first tasting stop. Those on the full-day trip will visit four wineries, while those on the half-day will explore three.

As you stop at each winery, you’ll get a chance to sample a wide variety of whites and reds. Your guide will provide an expert introduction to wine tasting process, offering tips on how to properly see, swirl, sniff, sip, savor for maximum benefit. Who knows, you might even find a new favorite wine? If you’ve selected the full-day trip, at lunch time you’ll also get to dig into a tasty picnic lunch during your second winery stop. An assortment of artisanal sandwiches, seasonal salads and tasty sides is sure to please even the most jaded foodie. You’ll return back to your hotel at the conclusion of your fun-filled day.
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Savor the burgeoning wine scene around San Luis Obispo and Paso Robles on this tasting tour with half- and full-day options. Spend a few hours explore a hand-picked selection of wineries in this increasingly-famous wine region, sampling a red and white varieties. As you taste, you’ll get an introductory lesson on how to see, swirl, sniff, sip, savor each glass, upping your wine knowledge in the process. A guide, full- or half-day tour options, round-trip hotel transport, bottled water and a tasty picnic lunch (on full-day tour) are included.
  • Enjoy a half- or full-day wine tasting session near San Luis Obispo
  • Discover the amazing award-winning wineries of this lesser-known region
  • Savor a wide variety of different whites and reds as you visit three or four wineries (depending on the tour length)
  • Learn tips on wine tasting and identification from your knowledgeable guide
  • Dig into a picnic lunch of tasty artisanal sandwiches and salads
  • Great romantic outing for that special someone, or for anyone interested in learning about wine
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile
Ultimate all day tour with Paul

Wow! Great tour and good wineries and Paul!!! Paul gave us info we could never received about wines, wineries, and the business he grew up in !!! The Sicilian made the tour!! Be sure you book Paul no matter what the tour!😀.

Thank Galen H
Reviewed 7 June 2018
Charles our driver was amazing

We recently used Breakaway Tours to provide transportation for a wine club event. We were ahead of schedule an Charles drove us through Solvang then through Los Alamos to kill time before each appointment. He was great at pointing out different places to visit and...More

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 4 May 2018
Great day in Edna Valley

Richard picked us up a few minutes early and we were able to get started. The private started off great with Richard and just got better at each stop. Richard was able to give us some local history and take us to three great wineries....More

3  Thank Lesley N
Reviewed 24 April 2018
Amazing Edna Valley!

Our experience with Breakaway Tours was incredible from start to finish. Rich was the ultimate host/guide by being punctual, attentive, knowledgeable, informative and flexible. We had never been to Edna Valley and our eyes were opened to the beauty and wines of the area. One...More

2  Thank tajiholbrook
Reviewed 5 December 2017
Virgin Wine

So for years I have been wanting to go and do a wine tasting. My wife and I were up in San Luis Initially a wedding that never happened (another story, or can I do a review of the guy that decided he didn't want...More

1  Thank Yoni B
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