Overview: All-inclusive (except gratuity), small-group, personal wine tour for the public. Maximum capacity is six people. We visit three to four wineries. All tours are curated by a WSET Certified Personal Sommelier who will also serve as your guide and wine coach. Wineries are chosen based on our experience and change regularly with the seasons. Great tour for visitors and wine lovers who want to spend a day in the wine country with a Personal Sommelier! FREE door to door transportation in the Portland metro area (Northeast, Northwest, West, Southwest and Dundee/McMinnville areas). Additional fees may apply to Vancouver, WA, East and Southeast Portland (Gresham, West Linn areas).
Cost: $189 per person ($159 without tasting fees paid). A $100 deposit is required to make a reservation. Save $50 per person when purchased with a balloon flight over the valley!
Your all-inclusive wine tour provides:
- Door-to-door transportation from your hotel, B&B, rental or residence
- A WSET (Wine & Spirits Education Trust) certified Personal Sommelier
- Tasting fees included (up to $15 per person per winery)
- Plenty of water & snacks
- A delicious lunch that is gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan-friendly!
- Personal introduction to the wineries and winemakers
- And possibly Olive Oil & Balsamic Vinegar tasting
- Gratuity is not included
Semi-Private Tours: Parties of one, two or three will be combined with other guests. Don't want to share your space? No problem. Check out our Private Wine Tours for a curated experience specific to your needs.
Note: We have a two person minimum per tour.
Why Choose Us?: This is no ordinary wine tour! Your guide will be a WSET Certified Personal Sommelier who knows, loves and appreciates the wine country. We are with you all day, inside the tasting rooms and out in the vineyards, helping you understand more about your personal palate. This is an intimate look at the wine country as our personal guest and how these wines compare to wines around the world.
The tour typically departs around 9:00 am from the Portland metro area with our first wine tasting at 10:00 am. After six hours, we typically return to Portland around 3:30 pm or 4:00 pm. Departure times and locations vary based on participants and will be confirmed after your reservation is confirmed. We provide door to door transportation all year long from the Portland metro area including hotels, B&B's, residences and other rental units. Book your wine tour and transportation early to ensure your space.
From April to October we work in conjunction with Vista Balloons as the exclusive wine tour company and will pick up guest from the Newberg Sportsman Airpark after their champagne brunch. See our hot air balloon package for more details. If participating in the balloon flight, we also provide transportation back to Portland for FREE after your wine tour if you provide transportation to the Airpark early in the morning.
Our philosophy is simple......we help you get personal about wine!