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Sonoma & Napa Valley in Luxury California


Immerse yourself in California’s stunning wine country, savoring a variety of vintages and enjoying exclusive access to some of the region’s most impressive wineries. Enjoy a hot air balloon ride, pedal the vineyards, and cruise marshland for unforgettable views of Napa and Sonoma, all the while sipping refreshing Pinot Noir and sublime Cabernet.

The journey begins with a tour of San Francisco’s most breathtaking sites as your private driver-guide whisks you through legendary parks, architectural treasures, and unparalleled views of the Bay. Next, it’s on to beautiful Sonoma Valley, home to five spectacular wine regions and an abundance of flavorful vintages. Take to the skies in a shared hot air balloon ride for a one-of-a-kind view of the 17-mile long valley, soaring above the surrounding Carneros Region and San Francisco’s many bridges. Enjoy a VIP experience with a private behind-the-scenes tour of two of Napa’s most exclusive wineries, sampling decadent reds and whites, and indulging in a picnic lunch amid incredible vineyard views. Pedal through Napa’s picturesque vine trail on a private “sip & cycle” adventure, offering a unique perspective of the region’s idyllic scenery while showcasing various wineries and a selection of tipples for tasting. The gourmet tasting experience continues as you board your personal wine yacht to embark on a relaxing journey through Napa’s beautiful marshes and wildlife preserves. Unwind aboard your private vessel as you indulge in a variety of vintages, customized to suit your preference. Both a quintessential and luxurious adventure, this introduction to California’s wine country is a true treat for the senses.

Enjoy a personalized vacation that best suits your needs, developed by one of our experienced destination experts. Relax during your trip with our 24/7 support and expert local guidance.

7 days from $9,224 pp *

  • Enjoy exclusive access to wineries on private behind-the-scenes tours and tastings.
  • “Sip & cycle” your way through Napa’s picturesque vine trail.
  • Board a private wine cruise through California wine country.
  • Take to the skies in a shared hot air balloon ride over beautiful Sonoma Valley.
  • Featuring expertly selected luxury hotels.

* USD per person, double occupancy. Custom designed personal tour. Prices subject to change.



Meet your private driver at baggage claim for a transfer to your San Francisco hotel.

Explore the City by the Bay with your private driver-guide. First, visit Fisherman’s Wharf and Pier 39 to wave hello to the friendly sea lions basking in the sun. From here, head to Lombard Street to watch cars zig zag across this crooked street. Next, discover the breathtaking Palace of Fine Arts, one of the city’s architectural treasures. Learn about San Francisco’s many roles in the film and television industry by discovering LucasFilm and the Painted Ladies made famous by Full House. Head to The Presido, a stunning park that is home to the Walt Disney Museum, Lover’s Lane, and Andy Goldsworthy’s wood line. Finally, your driver-guide will take you to Twin Peaks for spectacular views of San Francisco and the surrounding Bay Area as a whole. Conclude your tour with a private transfer back to your hotel.

Accommodation: Ritz-Carlton San FranciscoThe Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco is both an integral component of its city and a reflection of it. Walking distance from the Bay Area’s most iconic sites including Nob Hill, Union Square and Chinatown, the hotel includes 336 luxury suites and guest rooms an onsite L’OCCITANE spa and a complimentary house car service.  Each guest room features shades of steely blue, silver and grey with roman shades and modern furniture pieces. Rooms also feature luxurious amenities such as rain showerheads, combed linens and in-room gourmet coffee and tea presentations. The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco also boasts a tasting lounge with exclusive wine flights, three regionally inspired dining venues and a 24-hour fitness center. WIFI internet access is also available for an additional cost.


Meet your private driver for a transfer to Sonoma Valley today.

Enjoy time to explore the views of spectacular Sonoma Valley, home to idyllic scenery and delicious wines. Unwind at your hotel spa, relax amid vineyard views, or adventure out on your own to discover this beautiful part of California’s wine region.

Accommodation: The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa (Deluxe King Room)The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa offers an elegant oasis, home to a natural mineral hot springs in the heart of the California Wine Country. Known as an authentic Wine Country spa and golf resort, the Inn is home to a world-renowned 40,000 square foot spa and an 18-hole championship golf course. Each guest room is beautifully appointed, offering a comfortable sanctuary after long days of exploring the vineyards. Enjoy the full variety of Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa dining options, or unwind with a dip in the resort’s pools, all of which are fed by thermal mineral waters.


Nothing quite compares to seeing the stunning Sonoma County landscape from above. Your driver will meet you in the lobby of your hotel where you will be taken to Sonoma Skypark for your hot air balloon ride over Sonoma. Enjoy a bird’s eye view of one of California’s most picture-perfect destinations from a shared hot air balloon ride with no more that 15 other guests. Take in unforgettable views of the world-renowned wine region, as well as the surrounding Carneros Region and San Francisco’s many bridges. Your experience will be followed by a champagne toast and light snacks.

Enjoy your dinner reservation at one of the region’s finest Michelin-starred restaurants with a visit to French Laundry, The Restaurant at Meadowood, or Single Thread Farm.

French Laundry: Chef Thomas Keller established The French Laundry to fulfill a culinary dream of creating a destination for fine French cuisine in the Napa Valley.

The Restaurant at Meadowood: This 3 Michelin star-rated restaurant utilizes organic and sustainable crops from its garden and partners with the region’s most celebrated vintners to bring guests an experience that is unique and memorable.

Single Thread Farm: Utilizing seasonally farm-sourced ingredients, the Single Thread Farm earned a 3-star Michelin rating and has become one of the most sought after reservations in the valley.

After your dining experience, you’ll have the chance to interact with the chef and get a behind-the-scenes tour of the establishment .

Please note: This is a reservation only, meals will have to be paid for on site. 

Accommodation: The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa (Deluxe King Room)


Meet your private driver-guide in your hotel lobby for a full day winery tour of some of Napa Valley’s most notable wineries. Depending on availability, the wineries you may visit include Emmaus Wines, Rarecat Wines, Redmond, Strala or Essere Franco. Each of the chosen wineries has its own unique style, setting and history. After your private wine tasting, you’ll have the opportunity to meet the makers of the wine and see firsthand how the wine is produced from growing, pruning to harvesting of the vines. You’re sure to enjoy this truly curated and unique behind-the-scenes experience of each estate. Conclude your tour with a transfer back to your hotel.

Accommodation: The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa (Deluxe King Room)


One way to best experience the beauty of Napa Valley is by bicycle. Your private driver will bring you into town where you’ll join your private guide and embark on a bicycle tour to visit notable wineries such as Lava Vince, Summers and Chateau Montelena. Other wineries that you may visit include Andretti Winery, Bell Wine Cellars, Saddleback Cellars, Chandon, Goosecross Napa Valley, Paraduxx, Stewart and Chimney Rock.Cruise along the streets of Yountville and pedal through various wineries while tasting the best varietals that each have to offer. The gorgeous scenery will have you captivated and the wine flavors will have you yearning for more. Conclude with a transfer back to your hotel.

Accommodation: The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa (Deluxe King Room)


Join your private driver to embark on a luxurious yacht experience on the Napa River today (we suggest enjoying a light lunch beforehand). Napa Valley may be world-renowned for its lush vineyards and picturesque landscapes, but locals know that the area also has beautiful marshes and wildlife preserves that can’t be missed. On this private yacht cruise, enjoy some of the Valley’s most exquisite wines. This river is as historic as it is romantic, and offers a wonderfully unique way to experience one of the most tranquil areas in the United States. Your journey includes a variety of matured wines which will be customized for you based on your preferences of wine type. Savor aromatic reds and whites, served alongside gourmet charcuterie as the yacht meanders through the Napa River and surrounding wetlands. Conclude with a transfer to your Sonoma Valley hotel.

Accommodation: The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa (Deluxe King Room)


Meet your private driver for a transfer to San Francisco International Airport today.

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Terms and Conditions

Trip Terms & Conditions

  • Your deposit is due immediately on booking (30% of program price, minimum $350). The balance is due 90 days prior to departure.
  • Cancellations of confirmed bookings 90 days or more prior to departure will receive full refund minus a $350 (per person) administrative fee and any non-refundable paid fees (e.g. non-refundable airfare, cruise or hotel deposits). 60-89 days will be subject to loss of 30% of program price. 30-59 days will be subject to loss of 50% of program price. 29 days or less will be subject to loss of 100% of program price.
  • Tour quotes do not include airfare to/from the trip start point unless noted on the itinerary
  • Cost increases in currency exchange, government fees, taxes, surcharges or hotel/lodge tariff increases between quote date and start date are payable by the client.
  • Availability cannot be guaranteed until booked. We will exercise best efforts to book hotels per the itinerary, however, in busy seasons and with client bookings made within 90 days of tour date we may be forced to offer substitutes.
  • Payment of the program price constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions set out at www.kensingtontours.com/terms-and-conditions
  • Living Standards and practices at destination may differ from those in North America with respect to provisions of utilities, services and accommodation.
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