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Address: 4045 Saint Helena Hwy, Calistoga, CA 94515-9609
Phone Number:
+1 707-967-6272
Today
09:30 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 09:30 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Castello di Amorosa is the one of Napa Valley's most unique wineries. At...

Castello di Amorosa is the one of Napa Valley's most unique wineries. At over 136,000 square feet, the authentically-built 13th century Tuscan-style castle and winery offers a variety of tour options including Reserve wine tours,food and wine pairing tours and a cheese and wine tour. Castello di Amorosa makes a variety of award winning wines from its location on the hillside above Calistoga. Try "Il Barone" the wine that Robert Parker rated 94 points. The Castello also produces Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, Gewurztraminer, Rose, Pinot Bianco, Sangiovese, Barbera, Pinot Noir, Merlot, Il Brigante blend, Cabernet Sauvignon, La Castellana Super Tuscan Blend, Il Raggio del Sole, Fantasia, Il Passito Late Harvest Sauvignon Blanc/Semillon and Late Harvest Gewurztraminer, the top dessert wine at the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition for two consecutive years.

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US$129.00*
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Napa Valley Wine Trolley and Castle Tour
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US$105.00*
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Napa Wine Tour From San Francisco with Castello Di Amorosa Including Lunch

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Unique place in Napa Valley

We did general tour and Royal wine pairing. The place is amazing, wine pairing was terrific. The wines there are just ok.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We did general tour and Royal wine pairing. The place is amazing, wine pairing was terrific. The wines there are just ok.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The only reason they got a 4 is because the tour didn't start on time. It was one of the best things we did on our wine country trip. Thomas, our tour guide and who provided the tasting, was very knowledgeable, friendly, and helped give suggestions for pairings with various wines we tasted. It is a unique property and an... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Interesting place to visit, like stepping into Siena, Italy. Castle built in various styles as Vattui brought back several ideas that were incorporated into this "castle". Tour price was $40/per person included the wine tasting at the end. You can just do the tasting but do not get into the interesting parts of the castle. It comes with an armory,... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you go do it for the castle itself and the view. The reserve wines were much better than the standard wines but still not what I expect from Napa. The guys behind the counter are nice but a bit pushy. I prefer a more relaxed wine tasting experience.

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Frisco, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I absolutely loved our experience at Castello di Amorosa. We took the guided tour to see the castle and was able to learn not only about the history of castles in general, but also, how the wine process works. Going through the tunnels and hearing about the wine making process was incredible and not an experience we... More 

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Massapequa, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This castle is so authentic you would think you were back in time. The tour through the castle was great and the tasting rooms in the cellar were wonderful. There were numerous rooms so you can have privacy for your own group. The wines were delicious and a very generous tasting for the money.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I will not go through the description of the magnificent effort that Dario Sattui has put into this whole project. You can read about it elswhere. Thia is truly a "do not miss" if you find yourself in Napa Valley. If you've never been to Europe, it's well worth taking the tour and the whole nine yards (including one or... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The grounds and the castle are absolutely stunning! Upon entering, I felt that I had stepped back in time. The wines were decent and the customer service was good. I'm happy it was a part of the winter in the wineries program, as a tasting is pretty costly at $39, which is about average at a good portion of the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Met promptly for a tour, wine, cheese pairing with a running overview of the castles history. A barrel tasting lead to our group buying a future case of wine at a good price. The castle comes complete with a room collection of medieval torture devices. The wine, cheese tasting was in a large room that was well designed and we... More 

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San Mateo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great service our person was brand new but knew what she was talking about very kind and made the experience great

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