Renowned for its world-class wineries and olive groves, the California town of Paso Robles offers a number of organised wine tasting tours.
The quirky west coast destination draws huge numbers of dedicated gastronomes and wine lovers every year. If you’re planning a trip to Paso Roble any time soon, and like the idea of joining a wine tour during your visit, we’ve done the research so you don’t have to. And so without further ado, here’s our selection of 5 of the best Paso Roble wine tastings and tours currently available.
Wineries Day-Trip with Picnic Lunch
Explore Paso Robles wine country on this day-trip by van that takes in up to 4 acclaimed wineries. Over 5 hours, you’ll get to soak up countryside views as you ride in a spacious van, enjoy an insider’s glimpse into the magic of Californian winemaking culture, and savour local flavours with a packed picnic lunch. You’ll also have the option to purchase wine tastings at each winery and get discounts for being part of the tour. The tour price includes pick-up and drop-off at select hotels. From $98 per person.
Wine Country Sightseeing Tour by Sidecar
There’s something achingly French about cruising gently along rolling hills or through a pretty town or city in a vintage sidecar. And this tour offers the chance to do just that while discovering the beauty of Paso Robles wine country. After meeting your private guide at Cass Winery, you’ll hop aboard your quirky transport for the day and make your way through the city, soaking up its small-town vibes. Next you’ll take in the lively Market Walk shop as you learn more about the wine region form your guide You’ll also visit sites such as Derby Wine Estates (Paso Robles’ oldest tasting room) and the Downtown City Park before returning to the Cass Winery to bring your tour to an end. From $80 per person.
Eastside Paso Robles Limousine Wine Tour
Explore Paso Robles world-renowned wine scene in style aboard a lavish limousine. Over the course of an entire day, you’ll be escorted around to four Paso Robles wineries in a comfy and air-conditioned limo, where you can spent as much time as you please. As you travel between them, your knowledgeable driver will happily share info and answer questions about the local area and its rich wine heritage. The tour price includes pick-up and drop-off at your hotel or other location of your choice. Complimentary bottled water is also provided. From $807 per group (max 10 people).
Cass Winery Tour with Wine & Lunch
Cass Winery is one of the most renowned wineries anywhere in Paso Rables – and there’s some seriously stiff competition. This 1-hour tour of the venue and its surrounding vineyards lets you experience world-class wines and stunning views, while aboard a modern vintage sidecar of a motorbike. As you traverse the site, you’ll hear about what life is currently like for wine producers in the region and enjoy tastings along the way, before retiring to the winery’s very own Tasting room for a final glass of the local produce, accompanied by a sumptuous sit-down lunch. From $74 per person.
Introductory Wine Tour of Paso Robles on Electric Bikes
Discover Paso Robles wine country with the wind in your hair on this electric bike tour. Starting downtown during mid-morning, you’ll traverse the historical parts of town as a group before cycling on to the first winery. From here, you’ll be free to spend the rest of the day as you please, with the option to visit several other wineries, or just stick with the one if you prefer. You’ll also have the chance to visit other local attractions such as museums and breweries, and your tour guide will be happy to offer recommendations for where to go. From $79 per person.