An exciting, fun filled full-day experience making the most of your time in California’s stunning Central Coast. This family-friendly tour will start early and allow you to experience Hearst Castle free from the crowds, enjoy time to wander, shop & eat in the quaint coastal town of Cambria, and take you to three charming local wineries (tasting fees not included). Your knowledgeable and engaging tour guide/driver will tell you fascinating tidbits and ensure you have a fun and memorable day.
Visit: Toast Tours, Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo County, CaliforniaOur full-day Hearst Castle & Wine experience allows you to enjoy the best of the Central Coast to its fullest! Our full-day Hearst Castle & Wine experience allows you to enjoy the best of the Central Coast to its fullest! You’ll get an early start on this family friendly small group tour, making your way over the coastal mountains to the infamous California Pacific Coast Highway for a short drive up to the ornate and luxurious Hearst Castle. Beat the crowds and enjoy the Grand Rooms tour of the main house, recommended for first-time visitors, while it’s still calm, with time to leisurely stroll the castle property after the tour & enjoy the awe-inspiring views. Afterwards, head to the coastal town of Cambria, where you can grab a delicious lunch and browse the many art galleries, boutique shops and more. After lunch, we’ll finish the day visiting three delightful, local wineries either in Paso Robles or Edna Valley.Please make tour reservations as early as possible, as this popular tour books early and is subject to ticket availability at the Castle. What’s Included: • Pick-up / Return from Paso Robles & San Luis Obispo • Pick-up between 7:00 – 7:45 AM • Small intimate tour sizes • Complimentary shared cheese tray and chilled bottled water on the bus • Hearst Castle Grand Rooms Tour Ticket ($25) • Visit 3 local wineries • Knowledgeable, friendly, experienced and professional local guide • Share the experience with other fun people! • Comfortable bus that you can stand in • Safe and spacious wine storage on vehicle • Shipping boxes and Wine skins available for purchase • Enjoy the Central Coast to the fullest! What’s Not Included: • Gratuity for your guide • Lunch • Tasting Fees: The cost of wine tastings depends on the wineries selected to visit. The average is $10 – $20 at each winery for about 4 – 6 pours. Many wineries will waive the fees if a customer purchases wine. Please Note: Children of all ages are welcome on the tour though drinking alcohol is not permitted for those under the age of 21. This tour is not recommended for children under the age of 8 years old. Please bring a valid photo ID. Wear comfortable shoes and bring layers as the weather is subject to sudden changes. Often, the coastal weather can be cool with some fog and Paso Robles can be much warmer with lots of sunshine. It’s also a good idea to bring sunscreen. All cancellations and changes for this tour will be subject to a $35 per person fee.