What is the difference between the Napa Valley and Sonoma?
Should I travel to the Napa Valley or should I go to Sonoma? What is the difference between the two wine regions and which one is better?
Main differences between the Napa Valley and Sonoma
Vineyards, wine, and tasting rooms
Napa Valley wins the restaurant comparison. Napa Valley has many upscale restaurants. It has two top Michelin Star rated restaurants. They are the French Laundry and the Restaurant at Meadowood. The towns of Healdsburg and Sonoma have excellent choices of restaurants. The cost of dining is higher in the Napa Valley.
Both the Napa Valley and Sonoma have many great choices for lodging. Budget to luxurious accommodations can be found in both regions.
Both the Napa Valley and Sonoma are sensational wine countries and are both worth a visit. We highly recommend visiting both, but on separate getaways.