This 4-hour wine and food walking tour, led by a foodie guide, hits half a dozen gourmet highlights of downtown Healdsburg, such as SHED, Costeaux French Bakery and Russian River Tea Company. As you explore this charming wine country town, you'll enjoy three private seated wine tastings perfectly paired with delicious bites at local establishments. Limited to just eight people, this small-group tour provides a personalized experience.
• 4 hours
Bring friends and loved ones along for an intimate wine-tasting experience at the Williamson Wines tasting room in Healdsburg, in the heart of Sonoma wine country. Meet the winemakers and learn about wine pairing from your expert host as you taste five fine wines paired with artisanal food prepared by the in-house chef. Try a variety of wines such as chardonnay, sauvignon blanc, pinot noir and cabernet sauvignon paired with delectable bites such as blue cheese, stuffed mushrooms, honey-drizzled pears and dark chocolate brownies. This fun and informative session lets you enjoy some of the best wines in California wine country while learning how to showcase them along delectable dishes.
• 2 hours
On this moderate bike tour, you will ride approximately 18-20 miles (29 to 32 km) in picturesque Dry Creek Valley, home to the town of Healdsburg. You will sip wines as you bicycle your way through Sonoma County, and enjoy a Wine Country lunch, typically with local organic salad greens, fresh baked bread, artisan cheeses, seasonal fruit and dessert, as well as other delectable additions. This is the perfect choice for those looking for a bike tour of California's beautiful back roads at a leisurely pace. As you cycle through the countryside, your local, professional guide will tell you about the history of the area and take you to wineries for wine tastings.
• 5.5 hours
Come explore the beautiful and up-and-coming wineries of Western Sonoma on this Wine Country bike tour. Travel by rails to trails and bike paths to the coolest parts of Santa Rosa and Sebastopol. A few wineries you may stop at along the way are Taft Street, Fog Crest, MacPhail, and Balletto.
• 5.5 hours
Sonoma County’s claim to fame might be wine, but the region also boasts some celebrated breweries that are worth a visit. On this fun, scenic bike tour through Santa Rosa and Sebastopol, admire the beautiful scenery up close as you cruise from brewery to brewery. You’ll learn all about the history of beer brewing in this region from your expert guide.
• 4.5 hours
Offered for just five weeks each year, the Holidays in Healdsburg tours have become a cherished seasonal tradition. Experience the magic of wine country abundance enhanced by small-town holiday cheer on these guided wine and food pairing walking tours of charming downtown Healdsburg. Enjoy private seated tastings of wines paired with delicious bites from Healdsburg restaurants or local food purveyors, freshly baked artisan desserts, aromatic spiced teas, chocolates and so much more. Come experience the holidays with us in Healdsburg, it's reminiscent of the times found in a Charles Dicken's novel.
• 4 hours
Discover the wines of Sonoma County and beyond with a wine tasting at a cooperative tasting room that represents five local wineries offering wines from Apellations of Alexander Valley, Dry Creek Valley, Russian River and beyond. Taste your choice of five selections from more than 30 wines on offer each day, and learn about the California wines from the informative hosts. The wine menu includes white, rosé and red wines, plus dessert wines. The tasting room is open daily and provides a comprehensive introduction to five wineries under one roof.
• 1 hour
The redwoods of the Pacific Coast are a must see for visitors from all over the world. California is home to trees that are hundreds of feet tall and thousands of years old and walking amongst these giants is the best way to truly appreciate their majesty. Join Smart Tours as we visit a grove of protected coastal redwoods and marvel at the tallest trees on Earth. Enjoy a fantastic 3 hour tour led by one of our knowledgeable, passionate local guides. We start our day with a short drive along some of Sonoma County's beautiful vineyards and then hike the rolling terrain of the redwood forest. Along the way we will discuss the amazing redwood forest ecosystem and the local history. Snacks and beverages provided. We'll have you back with plenty of time to enjoy the rest of your day and you'll have an experience you will always remember. Adventures await!
• 3 hours
This tour merges two essential Sonoma County activities into one awesome day! Think of it as a best of the best of West Sonoma County. We hike along the blufftops of the beautiful Sonoma Coast and then kayak the Russian River where it meets the Pacific Ocean. We will enjoy an awesome lunch overlooking the river before heading back to Santa Rosa.
• 6 hours
Our Sonoma Coast Kayak Tour takes you to the edge of the beautiful Pacific Ocean where we explore the Russian River as it meets the sea. Birds, seals, a great lunch, and crashing waves are the highlights of this great day on the water. Expect to spend approximately 3-4 hours paddling the river and walking on the beach while gazing out on the Pacific Ocean. We bring along plenty of snacks and water to keep you fueled up for the tour and afterwards we take you to our favorite riverside cafe for a healthy satisfying lunch.
• 3 hours