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LOCAL WINERIES

Sterling Vineyards
1111 Dunaweal Lane
Calistoga, CA 94515
Toll Free #: 1-800-726-6136
Local #: 707 942-3345
Hours of Operation: 10:30am - 4:30pm Daily

The Sterling Vineyards visit begins with a panoramic ride to the winery on our beautiful Aerial Tram. At the top of the hill a self-guided tour takes you through the facility and cellars, followed by a seated tasting of current release wines.

Winery Visitor Center Fees

Adults $10.00 | Under 21 accompanied by an Adult $5.00 | Children under 3 free

 

Charles Krug Winery
2800 Main Street | St. Helena, CA 94574
800.682.KRUG

Charles Krug historic winery is ideally located 1.5 miles north of downtown St. Helena, on Highway 29 adjacent to the famous Culinary Institute of America at Greystone in the heart of the Napa Valley.

Tours
Although tours have been offered in the past they have been suspended for a short period while retro-fitting is being completed on the historic buildings. Guests are welcome to relax and enjoy a glass of wine in the picnic area; an assortment of culinary delights and wines can be purchased at the Visitor Center.

Tasting Hours
Monday through Sunday, from 10:30am to 5:00pm
Closed: Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

 

Beringer Vineyards
2800 Main Street | St. Helena, CA 94574
800.682.KRUG

Visitors are invited to taste and purchase reserve and library wines in The Private Reserve Room for a nominal charge per glass. The Private Reserve Room is located in the Rhine House. Wines often available here include our Private Reserve Chardonnay, Stanly Ranch Pinot Noir, Knights Valley Alluvium, Howell Mountain Merlot Bancroft Ranch, Private Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon and Botrytised Nightingale, as well as limited release & hard to find wines.

 

Merryvale Vineyards
2800 Main Street | St. Helena, CA 94574
800.682.KRUG

Merryvale has the privilege of selecting the highest quality grapes from many outstanding Napa Valley vineyards. Join us for wine tasting seven days a week, enjoy our weekend wine classes and barrel tastings, join our popular Napa Valley wine club, peruse our collection of recipes, check out our vineyard & wine photos, or buy wine online. Merryvale's Historic Cask Room is considered to be one of the best event locations in the region. And just for fun, check out our Wine Trivia Challenge and free e-postcards. Come back often for the latest Merryvale, Napa Valley news. To your health!

Join us for Wine Tasting at Merryvale!

'Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance.'     Benjamin Franklin

Open 10am to 6:30pm everyday, our inviting cellar is graced with a European fountain and formal gardens. The historic winery is ideally located within easy walking distance (¼ mile south) of St. Helena and is adjacent to world-famous Tra Vigne restaurant in the heart of America's premiere wine region.

 

Sutter Home Winery
277 St. Helena Hwy (Hwy. 29) South
St. Helena, CA 94574
707-963-3104   ext. 4208

Tours: Self-guided garden tours only

Hours: Open 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily for complimentary and reserve tastings of Sutter Home and M. Trinchero wines.

Founded in the late 1800's, Sutter Home Winery and has always produced quality wines at reasonable prices. The Trinchero family purchased the winery in 1947 and has pioneered many industry innovations over the past half century.

Continuing the tradition of producing good wines at a fair price, Sutter Home Winery offers a full selection of red, white and blush varietals. Celebrate life's everyday occasions with Sutter Home wines.

The Visitors Center, housed in the original winery building, is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for complimentary and reserve tasting, sale of wine-related merchandise, and self-guided tours of the White Zinfandel Garden.

 

V. Sattui Winery
1111 White Lane
St. Helena, CA 94574
(707) 963-7774

Tours: Self-guided garden tours only

Hours: Open 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily for complimentary and reserve tastings of Sutter Home and M. Trinchero wines.

Founded in the late 1800's, Sutter Home Winery and has always produced quality wines at reasonable prices. The Trinchero family purchased the winery in 1947 and has pioneered many industry innovations over the past half century.

Continuing the tradition of producing good wines at a fair price, Sutter Home Winery offers a full selection of red, white and blush varietals. Celebrate life's everyday occasions with Sutter Home wines.

The Visitors Center, housed in the original winery building, is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for complimentary and reserve tasting, sale of wine-related merchandise, and self-guided tours of the White Zinfandel Garden.

 

Mumm Napa Valley
1111 White Lane
St. Helena, CA 94574
(707) 963-7774

Over two decades ago, Guy Devaux came to the US from the Champagne region of France, charged with finding the ideal climates and soils to produce great sparkling wine in the méthode champenoise tradition.

Mumm Napa draws from the rich heritage of Champagne Mumm while integrating a unique Napa Valley style to make internationally respected wines of excellent quality. These wines are led by the prestige cuvée DVX, named in honor of Guy Devaux and one of the most honored California sparkling wines each vintage.

Stroll Through Our Art Gallery: Our two Fine Art Photography Galleries offer rotating and permanent exhibits. For information on the current exhibit, click here.

Visit Our Wine Shop to peruse current releases and vintage sparkling wines, specialty wine items and a variety of Mumm Cuvée Napa apparel.

Our Winery and Visitor's Center are found in the heart of the beautiful Napa Valley. We invite you to visit us on the famous Silverado Trail. Click here to print a coupon for a complimentary Sparkling Sampler tasting!

We are open daily from 10am to 5pm, year-round.

Sample Sparkling Wines on our tasting patio overlooking the beautiful vineyards of Napa Valley, with personal table service by our knowledgeable hospitality staff. Click here for complete tasting information.

Take a Tour:

- Complimentary tours are offered on the hour, from 10am to 3pm, daily.

 

Cakebread Cellars
1111 White Lane
St. Helena, CA 94574
(707) 963-7774

Jack Cakebread came to photograph the Napa Valley thirty years ago for a book and while he was here, he casually mentioned his interest in owning a vineyard to some family friends who had a ranch in Rutherford. When he returned home that afternoon, the phone rang and it was the family friends offering to sell their property. He headed back up to the valley that same afternoon and Cakebread Cellars was born.

Cellars Tours - By Prior Appointment Only

Our Cellars Tours and Tastings which, our visitors tell us, are among the best in the Valley. Our 30 minute tour tastes 5 wines and offers a moving tasting throughout our winery so that you can see behind the scenes of what is entailed in the winemaking process. Our In -depth educational tours are offered twice daily and offer an opportunity for you to learn about wine from the vine to your table. Our staff can help you select just the right tour for you when you call for your appointment. Please call us at (707) 963.5222 to schedule.

 

Robert Mondavi Winery
Oakville, CA 94562
1-888-RMONDAVI (1-888-766-6328)

Offered at various times during the day beginning at 10:00 a.m. with the last scheduled tour at 4:00 p.m.

Follow the path of the grape from the vineyard through the cellar to the finished wine. Guests see the inner workings of our winery and learn about winegrowing, fermentation, barrel aging and bottling. Aferwards, enjoy a tasting of Robert Mondavi wines with an hors d'oeuvre paired to our featured wine of the month. This tour takes about one hour and the tariff is $15 per person.

Robert Mondavi Winery is open year-round from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please contact us with any questions, or if you need information that you cannot find on our site.

 

RESTAURANTS

Tra Vigne

Indulge in Chef Nash Cognetti’s hand-pulled fresh mozzarella while enjoying specialty cocktails and wines from our award-winning list. Our list of more than 200 wines changes weekly, always with additions of new, exciting Napa Valley and Italian finds. Count on our knowledgeable staff to offer expert advice.

Our kitchen is driven by the freshest regional and seasonal ingredients. This cooking is the heart and hand of Italy, an amazing complement to the beautiful Napa Valley. It’s not uncommon to see vintners dining at the classic bar. Sometimes Tra Vigne has the feel of a downtown Milan restaurant, other times it’s more like an elegant café in Barolo.

(707) 963-4444 | www.travignerestaurant.com

Market Restaurant

Located in the charming town of St. Helena, Market Restaurant offers an elegant, yet comfortable dining experience, focusing on American classics with a fresh seasonal approach. The refined atmosphere, warm genuine service and commitment to the highest quality food from local organic farms, creates an inviting environment that makes dining out a pure treat.

(707) 963-3799 | www.marketsthelena.com

Farmstead Restaurant

Farmstead restaurant showcases the seasonal, ingredient-driven American farmhouse cooking of executive chef Stephen Barber. 

Housed in a former nursery barn, our 110-seat restaurant is a casual, social culinary hub revolving around a central open kitchen with booth and central seating, community dining, and a full bar.

(707) 963-9181 | www.longmeadowranch.com

Press Restaurant

Every day our chef selects the finest seasonal produce and highest quality cuts of meat, seafood and poultry available. A selection of our Prime beef, including our Cowboy Rib-eye, is procured from legendary Bay Area butcher Brian Flannery. Our free-range poultry and lamb from the Sonoma Coast, are all cooked to perfection on a custom-built wood-fired grill and rotisserie.

(707) 967-0550 | www.pressnapavalley.com

Cook St. Helena

Cook St. Helena is located in lovely St. Helena, Californa. We specialize in simple but elegant Northern Italian cuisine made from local and seasonal ingredients.

Chef/Owner Jude Wilmoth opened Cook in 2004 to show the locals and tourists alike, that food doesn't need to be complicated to taste great!

(707) 963-7088 | www.cooksthelena.com

Archetype Napa

Archetype offers an iconic Americana menu that takes a contemporary out-of-the-box approach to classic dishes from our heritage. Nearly every preparation from our kitchen bears the signature char from our wood-burning grill or is complimented by an infusion of smoke from our wood-burning oven. Dishes feature local, seasonal ingredients, perfect for pairing with a thoughtful selection of regional wines and handcrafted cocktails from our list. The dining room—designed by Archetype founder and renowned architect, Howard Backen, and named as one of the “10 Most Beautifully Designed” by Architectural Digest—reflects distinctive wine country style with a relaxed, comfortable sophistication.

(707) 968-9200 | www.archetypenapa.com

The Wine Spectator Greystone Restaurant

The dazzling restaurant space, created by noted designer Adam Tihany, offers a view of the chefs at work from every hand-crafted table. We invite you to relax and settle into your meal with Today's Temptations, which is an array of delicious "small" bites to be shared by all at the table. Our chef's calls them temptations because they are inspired by the culinary artisans, farmers and foragers who bring their tempting products to the kitchen door everyday. Enjoy the variety of flavors with a glass of sparkling Querenica Brut Rose, a Greystone exclusive. Then, perhaps, sample one of our first-course soups, salads, or pastas. What better place to experience the mingling of food, wine, and friends than the Wine Spectator Greystone Restaurant, in the very heart of California’s wine country.

(707) 967-1010 | www.ciarestaurantgroup.com

 

GOLFING

Napa Golf Course at Kennedy Park
2295 Streblow Drive, Napa, CA 94558
(707) 255-4333 | www.playnapa.com

Silverado Golf Resort

Silverado Resort invites you to enjoy unlimited use of one of the finest tennis centers found not only in the Napa Valley but in the west with 17 immaculate, plexi-pave courts.

Former host site of the Northern California Open Championship, the 1993 2nd Stage PGA Tour Qualifying Tournament, the 1995 and 1998 U.S. Open Championship local qualifying, the Northern California PGA Pro/Assistants Championship and numerous California State Tour events.

(707) 257-0200 | www.silveradoresort.com

Chardonnay Golf Club

Former host site of the Northern California Open Championship, the 1993 2nd Stage PGA Tour Qualifying Tournament, the 1995 and 1998 U.S. Open Championship local qualifying, the Northern California PGA Pro/Assistants Championship and numerous California State Tour events.

(707) 257-1900 | www.chardonnaygolfclub.com

Yountville Golf Course

Come visit the show of California's Old Faithful Geyser, a spectacular, nature-directed performance. The stage, walled by thick bamboo and plumed pampas grass, appears as an innocent pool of shallow water until time for the major attraction. Uprising steam and bubbling hot water announce the geyser. Then, while Mount Saint Helena and the craggy Palisades mountains stand silent as backdrops, Old Faithful Geyser of California throws a tower of thousands of gallons of water skyward.

(707) 944-1992 | www.vintnersgolfclub.com

 

Things TO DO

Health Spa Napa Valley
The Health Spa is located on Highway 29 at the southern end of St. Helena, California, just north of Tra Vigne restaurant and Merryvale winery at 1030 Main Street.

Spa Facilities

  • Indoor/ outdoor spa treatment rooms
  • Spa garden
  • Outdoor whirlpool
  • Eucalyptus Steam rooms
  • Locker rooms with complete amenities

Fitness Facilities

  • 25-yard outdoor heated lap pool
  • LifeFitness® and Cybex® strength equipment
  • Olympic free weights
  • Star Trac® treadmills, Lifecycles® and Stairmasters®
  • Spinning® group cycling classes
  • Individual audio and video selections

(707) 967-8800 | www.napavalleyspa.com

Lavender Hill Spa

Our elegant bath houses feature two individually prepared cushioned Jacuzzi tubs. All bath treatments include a facial mask and blanket wrap with light foot massage. We encourage our clients to let us know their heat preference for their bath treatment. For those choosing multiple days of treatment in the European style of spa therapy, we encourage 24 hour periods between treatments for optimum benefit. These bath therapies are not recommended for pregnant women and those with fragile health, although accommodations can be made for a milder bath experience.

(707) 942-4495 | www.lavenderhillspa.com

Old Faithful Geyser of California

Nearby you can visit "Old Faithful Geyser of California" which features a gift shop, a Geothermal exhibit hall, a snack bar, a picnic area, and the famous Fainting Goats. The Old Faithful Geyser of California is one of three geysers in the world with the designation "old faithful." Also within short driving distance, one can visit the Petrified Forest and see the huge, magnificent redwood forests of Northern California. Napa Valley Balloons, Inc.

Find out about the ultimate ballooning experience over beautiful Napa Valley with the premiere hot air balloon company!

(707)-944-0228 | 800-253-2224

Napa Valley Balloons, Inc.

The award winning Napa Valley Balloons, Inc. has been flying hot air balloons over the Napa Valley for over 31 years. We have FAA certified pilots and aircraft, a professional staff and an outstanding safety record with thousands of satisfied adventurers experiencing the pleasure of hot air ballooning with Napa Valley Balloons, Inc. every year.

Established in 1980 and as the Napa Valley's oldest balloon company, Napa Valley Balloons, Inc. has been featured on many nationally syndicated programs and has been the company of choice for numerous notable personalities. All have chosen Napa Valley Balloons, Inc. for it's reputation and commitment to safety and excellence.

(800) 253-2224 | www.napavalleyballoons.com

Balloons Above the Valley

Bob Barbarick founded Balloons Above the Valley as the first such company providing flights in the largest hot air balloons in America, then and now, built by Cameron Balloons, a U.S company. Mr. Barbarick’s vision was to evolve into a high level guest service oriented company providing an experience that would become a major attraction in the world renowned Napa Valley. This has been accomplished: hot air balloons have become a major presence and an ‘icon’ in our region.

Balloons Above the Valley has built a reputation that surpasses all others in industry standards, quality of service, operations and flight safety. Balloons Above the Valley continues to this day the attention to detail and "I Care" attitude that has established its current standing as the premier hot air balloon company in Northern California. The high standards and attention to detail, customer service, safety standards, balloon design and employee relations has enabled Balloons Above the Valley to retain and maintain its’ prominence and standing with both the visitors and the industry in Northern California.

(800) 464-6824 | www.balloonrides.com

Calistoga Balloons

Calistoga Balloons is the exclusive Napa hot air balloon company for the most scenic part of the northern California wine country. Our flights are more rural in nature, providing pristine views of the Napa Valley and southern Lake County.

We have one of the best safety records in the industry.

Each flight is completely unique and the microclimates of the upper Napa Valley breezes dictate where the flight will go each day.

Your adventure begins just after sunrise, between 6 AM and 7:30 AM, when hot air ballooning flight conditions are best and the morning sunlight enhances the natural beauty of the famous Napa Valley, CA. We meet at the Railroad Depot on Lincoln Avenue in Calistoga, CA, and take off near by. Enjoy the exciting experience of watching the crew inflate the balloon!

(888) 995-7700 | www.calistogaballoons.com

Napa Valley Wine Train

The Napa Valley Wine Train provides a relaxing three-hour, thirty-six mile round-trip journey from the historic town of Napa, through one of the world's most well known wine valleys to the quaint village of St. Helena, and back.

Guests aboard the Wine Train enjoy a freshly prepared lunch or dinner inside a fully restored 1915-1917 Pullman Dining Car or 1952 Vista Dome car as they pass the vineyards and wineries of Napa Valley. They also have the option of pre-purchasing a winery tour.

(800) 427-4124 | www.winetrain.com

 

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