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Sonoma Valley

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Address: Highway 12, Sonoma, CA
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One of the prime wine producing regions in California. A visit to Sonoma...

One of the prime wine producing regions in California. A visit to Sonoma Valley yields an outstanding array of food, lodging and scenery.

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Sonoma Valley Wine Tour from San Francisco

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Relaxing Visit

Another perfect time in Sonoma County. February can be overcast and rainy, but it is still a great time to visit. Peaceful, great restaurants, scenic hillsides with vines, easy... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Columbia, South Carolina
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were staying in San Francisco and wanted to visit the countryside so a visit to Sonoma Valley seemed ideal. We were not disappointed. A trip across the Golden Gate Bridge and we were in stunning green pastures. A lovely day out.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Another perfect time in Sonoma County. February can be overcast and rainy, but it is still a great time to visit. Peaceful, great restaurants, scenic hillsides with vines, easy access to wineries, the yellow mustard flowers everywhere. Very relaxing!

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were planning a trip to wine country from Tennessee and I spent ages trying to determine whether we should stay and center our trip in Napa Valley or Sonoma Valley. We both enjoy wine but are nowhere near wine snobs. We were coming as much for the scenery and food as wine! Specific to wine, I read in many... More 

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Winchcombe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sonoma is more relaxed than Nappa. The town is great and if you have a hotel near the central square it is a good location for shopping and meals etc. A great place to visit.

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Sonoma County, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sonoma Valley is a place you will visit and want to stay. There are so many fabulous Wineries to visit and do some wine tasting. In Sonoma the shopping is great in all the little shops around the square. Great places to eat,a taste to fit almost everybody. There are many historical landmark to visit,and the views of the... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While we originally planned to spend the majority of our time in Napa, my husband and I quickly changed our plans after a day in Sonoma. While we love wine in all forms, we felt Sonoma to be more intimate and fully of smaller, family run wineries. We preferred the charm of Sonoma compared to the corporate, industrial feel of... More 

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Fairfield, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you come to NorCal and just visit Napa Valley you'll be making a mistake. I live fairly close by and usually split time between the two. I am a wine club member in 3 wineries in Sonoma Valley and 2 in Napa. The vibe in Sonoma is a tad slower, and you have smaller crowds due to more overall... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found that Sonoma had the country feel that wineries need. Napa itself seemed to have lost that charm and has become trendy. Sonoma wineries had better prices as well

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Thank DesertCreatures
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I prefer Northern Sonoma Valley for wine tasting because it is an easier to get around and it is a lot more "laid back" when you compare it to Napa Valley. Yes, there are fewer restaurants and few glitzy wineries, That said, I think it gives you a much better experience overall. Honest wineries with honest wines without the frantic... More 

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Napa Valley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wine without the attitude. Rural atmosphere with great wines to match. A more relaxed atmosphere than that of the Napa Valley. There are things for children here as well, Train Town in the town of Sonoma is special for kids and adults as well.

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