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With over 400 wineries, Napa Valley is considered to be the heart of Northern California’s wine country. The lush rolling hills of the region offer the perfect escape for couples, friends, and families. With its natural surroundings, picturesque vineyards, and rich history, it’ll let you escape to an idyllic world you’ll never want to return from. Napa Valley boasts a year-round Mediterranean-like climate and has something new and fresh to offer its visitors in every season.Picking your perfect Napa Valley Vacation Rental
Choose from a variety of spectacular vacation rental options in Napa Valley. You can opt for an elegant French-style or Victorian rental for large groups, or a cozy rental for a romantic couple’s getaway. The interior design of the rentals in this area are in sync with the climate, bright and cheerful. They are equipped with all the necessary amenities and furniture to make you feel at home. Opt for a vacation rental with a pool or jacuzzi to take a refreshing dip at any time of the year. Pet-friendly rentals are available for people traveling with their pets.
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The area and getting around
If you’ll be arriving in Napa Valley by plane, you can first fly into San Francisco or Oakland International Airport. Both of these airport offer domestic and international flights. It takes a little over an hour to get to Napa Valley from San Francisco Airport and around 55 minutes from Oakland Airport. Many travelers prefer Oakland Airport since there is less traffic than there is traveling out of San Francisco. You can rent a car, get a taxi, or use Uber to travel from the airport.Getting around Napa Valley
You’ll most likely go from winery to winery while you’re in Napa Valley, so renting a car might only be a good idea if you’ll have a designated driver. Many travelers coming to Napa Valley use Uber to get around. The best option is to hire a driver or a private shuttle. Napa Valley has no shortages of professional drivers, and they are all very experienced when it comes to which wineries are the best ones to visit.
Travelers and activities
If you are into architecture as much as wine tasting tours, Stag’s Leap Winery is a must-visit. Sip on wine inside a spectacular stone mansion with a rich history. You can learn all about the wines and the history of the building during a wine tasting tour. Another architecture-lover’s dream location is Castello di Amorosa. This romantic 13th-century castle is arguably the most unique place in Napa Valley. It was built with a Tuscan design style in mind, and today it still carries all the charm and originality as when it was first built. Not to mention their award-winning wines.Napa Valley for sparkling wine lovers
Some Napa Valley wineries specialize in bubbly wines. If you’re up for a sparkling celebration in your mouth, visit Domaine Carneros. They are renowned for their sparkling wines and Pinot Noir. The wonderfully stylish terrace tastings are a wonderful experience all on their own. Be sure to visit Schramsberg Vineyards and try out the sparkling wines that President Nixon sipped here.
About 95% of the wineries in Napa Valley are family-owned businesses.
Top 5 travel tips in Napa Valley
Jarvis Estate is a unique winery with underground facilities. It’s situated in a natural cave and there’s even an underground waterfall which keeps the cave’s humidity and temperature at naturally ideal levels. As you can guess, the wines they produce with this unique process are top quality. You can easily spend a few hours here learning about and tasting the wines.2. Go on a hot air balloon ride
There are many ways to enjoy the spectacular views Napa Valley offers, and perhaps the best way is from a hot air balloon. There are a variety of companies that you can choose from, and they all operate early in the morning when the winds are the calmest. This spectacular and memorable experience is well worth the price tag. You can even book private hot air balloon tours for special occasions.3. Take a tasting tour at Hess Persson Estates
Hess Persson Estates effortlessly combines art, history, good wine, and great food together for their visitors. The winery’s special tours include art gallery visits, exclusive wines, and expertly prepared meals to accompany their wines. You can also go on ATV tours and stroll through the vineyards.4. Relax at a spa
Treat yourself to a spa day in the northern region of Napa Valley where there are many natural hot springs. Here you’ll find many spas, bathhouses, and mud baths where you can replenish your soul in a true Napa Valley fashion, with a glass of wine always nearby.5. Play a murder mystery game on Wine Train
Wine Train in Napa Valley offers first-class wine, an incredible atmosphere, and spectacular food, along with unique entertainment. Go for a train ride across Napa Valley where you can be a part of an interactive murder mystery game in which you try to crack clues to discover a mysterious murderer. It doesn’t get any better than that! Wine Train offers other rides for sightseeing or romantic dinners, but if your eyes are on the murder mystery game, better book early!