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$130 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Santa Barbara Wine Tasting Tour, Picnic Lunch with Small Group

With breathtaking coastal mountains to the east and sublime beaches to the west, Santa Barbara is one of the most beautiful places on earth, and wine country is no exception. The ebb and flow of ocean breezes makes the Santa Barbara Wine Country region a jewel in the crown of California viticulture. Your guided tour of the area’s boutique wineries will begin with pickup from your accommodations. Travel in the comfort of a fully air conditioned Mercedes Benz Sprinter van, with large windows offering fantastic views of the local vineyards and wineries. This experience in the Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez wine country includes a variety of estate wineries, unique tasting room experiences, and an artisan picnic lunch. We begin at your hotel or residence in the morning and finish in the afternoon, usually lasting about six hours.  Join your guides for a day exploring all that Santa Barbara wine country has to offer!

$99 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Santa Barbara Downtown Food Walking Tour with Wine Tasting

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Taste Santa Barbara Food Tours, Santa Barbara, CaliforniaWe visit 7 different tasting locations, 2 of which include wineries.Tasting locations are subject to change.Duration: 20 minutes

$36.99 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Santa Barbara Self-Guided Anacapa Wine Walk

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Area 5.1 Winery, Santa Barbara, CaliforniaEnjoy a wine tasting flight plus special offers.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Oreana Winery and Tasting Room, Santa Barbara, CaliforniaEnjoy a glass of wine plus special offers.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Santa Barbara Winery, Santa Barbara, CaliforniaEnjoy a glass of wine plus special offers.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Corks n' Crowns, Santa Barbara, CaliforniaEnjoy a glass of wine or tasting flight plus special offers.Duration: 45 minutesPass By: Funk Zone, Santa Barbara, CaliforniaExplore the Funk Zone and waterfront neighborhood. Additional wineries in the area offer 2 for 1 wine tasting flight coupons and special offers. Participating winery details can be viewed in the Seeker app/webapp once the tour is launched.Stop At: DV8 Cellars, Santa Barbara, CaliforniaExtend your wine adventure by taking advantage of a 2 for 1 wine tasting flight coupon plus special offers.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Kunin Wines Tasting Room, Santa Barbara, CaliforniaExtend your wine adventure by taking advantage of a 2 for 1 wine tasting flight coupon plus special offers.Duration: 30 minutes

$94.99 Walking & Biking Tours

Santa Barbara Electric Bike History and Sightseeing Tour

Meet your guide at the local bike shop at your selected departure time. After a brief safety orientation from your guide, hop on your easy-to-use electric bike, strap on your provided helmet, and begin your tour of beautiful Santa Barbara. Follow your guide around the Santa Barbara Mission, down State Street and out to the Pacific Ocean, where you’ll enjoy amazing views of the world-renowned Santa Barbara coastline. On your electric beach cruiser – a bike with wide tires and upright seating – you have the option of pedaling, using the electric motor or a mixture of both. You can cruise at speeds of up to 20 mph (32 kph)!Stop at a few historical sites to learn a bit about Santa Barbara’s history. Don’t forget your camera, as there will be plenty of photo opportunities. You’ll return back to the original departure point after your 2.5-hour tour.

$146.44 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Santa Barbara Small-Group Wine Lovers Tour with Guide

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Stagecoach Wine Tours Santa Ynez, Santa Ynez, CaliforniaJoin Santa Barbara County wine experts for an amazing day! You will be joined by others, but the group will not exceed 12 guests per vehicle. Keeping groups small and personable allows access to the best selection of wineries, vineyards, cellars and tasting rooms in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley. The tour includes pickup at your location (See Schedule and Pricing under Important Info for approximate timing), tasting fees at three to four custom-selected locations with a wonderful balance of wineries, vineyards, cellars, and/or tasting rooms, a delicious picnic lunch provided by New Frontiers Marketplace, plenty of bottled water and gratuities. There are no additional or hidden fees.The locations are hand-picked by your guides. Each location will provide you with a flight of their current vintage releases. (All the tasting fees will be covered.) The tour host will explain the wineries' significance, history, varietals produced and other fun information to help engage you at each location. The group spends around 45-50 minutes at each winery, which is plenty of time to enjoy your tasting and make purchases at a relaxing pace. You'll stop for lunch around 12:30pm or 1:30pm depending on the route and winery selection. The lunch and tasting location stop is approximately 1.5 hours. After visiting the locations you will be transported back to your hotel, typically around 4:00pm. Lunches are provided by New Frontiers Marketplace located in beautiful Solvang. Featuring fresh, natural and organic ingredients containing no preservatives or additives. Many ingredients are grown and/or raised by local Santa Ynez Valley farmers!-------------------- ITINERARY--------------------LUNCH SELECTION NEEDED AT THE TIME YOU MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONProvided by New Frontiers Marketplace located in beautiful Solvang. Featuring fresh, natural and organic ingredients containing no preservatives or additives. Many ingredients are grown and/or raised by local Santa Ynez Valley farmers.Choose one item per person from the list below, either a sandwich or a salad: SANDWICHESComes with a side of organic sliced carrots and celery with ranch dressing & sides of house mustard and mayonnaise.Oven Roasted Turkey Breast: fresh focaccia with swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, sprouts, carrots, cucumbers, and onions.Black Forrest Ham: fresh foccacia with swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, sprouts, carrots, and cucumbers.Veggie: fresh foccacia with olive tapenade, avocado, re-roasted red peppers, feta, tomato, sprouts, and cucumbers.Roast Beef: fresh foccacia with lettuce, tomato, sprouts, carrots, cucumbers, re-roasted red peppers and served with a side of horseradish.Italian Sub: fresh demi-baguette, ham, soppressata, pepperoni, provolone, tomato, red onion, red leaf lettuce, pepperoncinis, and Italian dressing on side.~ gluten free bread is available for all options ~SALADSAll salads are entrées and come with a fresh demi-baguette. All dressings are on the side.Chef Salad: mixed greens, roast turkey, cheddar cheese, carrots, red cabbage, cucumber, tomato, and sprouts with balsamic Vinaigrette.Cobb Salad: romaine, roast turkey, grape tomatoes, blue cheese, bacon, hard boiled egg, with ranch dressing. Greek Salad: mixed greens, feta, Greek olives, red onion, cucumber, tomato, and dolma with Greek dressing. Asian Salad: mixed greens, roast turkey, red and yellow bell pepper Duration: 5 hoursStop At: Stagecoach Co. Wine Tours, Santa Barbara, CaliforniaJoin Santa Barbara County wine experts for an amazing day! You will be joined by others, but the group will not exceed 12 guests per vehicle. Keeping groups small and personable allows access to the best selection of wineries, vineyards, cellars and tasting rooms in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley. The tour includes pickup at your location (See Schedule and Pricing under Important Info for approximate timing), tasting fees at three to four custom-selected locations with a wonderful balance of wineries, vineyards, cellars, and/or tasting rooms, a delicious picnic lunch provided by New Frontiers Marketplace, plenty of bottled water and gratuities. There are no additional or hidden fees.The locations are hand-picked by your guides. Each location will provide you with a flight of their current vintage releases. (All the tasting fees will be covered.) The tour host will explain the wineries' significance, history, varietals produced and other fun information to help engage you at each location. The group spends around 45-50 minutes at each winery, which is plenty of time to enjoy your tasting and make purchases at a relaxing pace. You'll stop for lunch around 12:30pm or 1:30pm depending on the route and winery selection. The lunch and tasting location stop is approximately 1.5 hours. After four locations you will be transported back to your hotel, typically around 4:00pm. Santa Barbara drop-offs are around 5:00pm-6:00pm.Lunches are provided by New Frontiers Marketplace located in beautiful Solvang. Featuring fresh, natural and organic ingredients containing no preservatives or additives. Many ingredients are grown and/or raised by local Santa Ynez Valley farmers!-------------------- ITINERARY--------------------LUNCH SELECTION NEEDED AT THE TIME YOU MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONProvided by New Frontiers Marketplace located in beautiful Solvang. Featuring fresh, natural and organic ingredients containing no preservatives or additives. Many ingredients are grown and/or raised by local Santa Ynez Valley farmers.Choose one item per person from the list below, either a sandwich or a salad: SANDWICHESComes with a side of organic sliced carrots and celery with ranch dressing & sides of house mustard and mayonnaise.Oven Roasted Turkey Breast: fresh focaccia with swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, sprouts, carrots, cucumbers, and onions.Black Forrest Ham: fresh foccacia with swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, sprouts, carrots, and cucumbers.Veggie: fresh foccacia with olive tapenade, avocado, re-roasted red peppers, feta, tomato, sprouts, and cucumbers.Roast Beef: fresh foccacia with lettuce, tomato, sprouts, carrots, cucumbers, re-roasted red peppers and served with a side of horseradish.Italian Sub: fresh demi-baguette, ham, soppressata, pepperoni, provolone, tomato, red onion, red leaf lettuce, pepperoncinis, and Italian dressing on side.~ gluten free bread is available for all options ~SALADSAll salads are entrées and come with a fresh demi-baguette. All dressings are on the side.Chef Salad: mixed greens, roast turkey, cheddar cheese, carrots, red cabbage, cucumber, tomato, and sprouts with balsamic Vinaigrette.Cobb Salad: romaine, roast turkey, grape tomatoes, blue cheese, bacon, hard boiled egg, with ranch dressing. Greek Salad: mixed greens, feta, Greek olives, red onion, cucumber, tomato, and dolma with Greek dressing. Asian Salad: mixed greens, roast turkey, red and yellow bell pepper Duration: 7 hours

$36.99 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Self-Guided Santa Barbara Lagoon Loop Craft Beer Trail

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Third Window Brewing, Santa Barbara, CaliforniaEnjoy a beer tasting flight plus special offers.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Telegraph Brewing Company, Santa Barbara, CaliforniaEnjoy a pint of beer plus special offers.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Pure Order Brewing CompanyEnjoy a pint of beer and filled growler to take home plus special offers.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Brass Bear Brewing & BistroExtend your beer adventure by taking advantage of a 2 for 1 pint coupon plus special offers.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: The BrewhouseExtend your beer adventure by taking advantage of a 2 for 1 pint coupon plus special offers.Duration: 30 minutes

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