We love wine country. We love searching for wine, food, and other delights. These pages contain our discoveries from years of traveling to all the great wine regions of California and other famous wine areas. Follow our wine trails and recommendations for where to wine, dine, lodge, and other fantastic adventures.
Since the days of COVID, wine country has been different for the traveler. Reservations at a winery are now the norm. Tasting room fees have more than doubled. Once was the day, you could head to Napa Valley or Sonoma and wing it as they say. Now it is essential to plan your stay.
Wine Country Getaways – California Wine Regions
Napa Valley on a Budget
Napa Valley Towns
Redwoods and Wine Country
Off the beaten path – Sierra Foothills Wine Country
Lodi is terrific
Paso Robles is on the move. The wineries and restaurant scene is booming.
Fun Sierra Foothills
In the Sierra Foothills find small family-owned wineries making fantastic wines.
About Wine Country Getaways
Creators Janelle and Joe Becerra frequently travel throughout the year to California wine regions to explore and discover adventures in wine country. Janelle and Joe’s wine country expertise is apparent on these pages. This wine travel guide is a Mom and Pop operation that you will enjoy exploring. Happy trip planning!
What you find in these pages: Designated wine trails in large and small wine regions in California. The wine trails lead to a mix of wineries and tasting rooms that will delight the wine country traveler. Find out which are the best wineries for visiting and learning about wine. Discover the best lodging and restaurants. Follow Insider Tips for discovering little-known backroads, picnic areas, hiking, and much more in wine country.
Wine country Getaways takes no advertising from wineries. The winery recommendations and blog reports are solely from the travel experiences of Janelle and Joe. Where else on the Internet is it possible to have this type of unbiased wine country information?
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