One of the best things about visiting Napa Valley is how easy it is for you to visit the wineries — without driving at all. You see, there are a number of local transportation and tour companies that allow you to explore wineries and sample their goods to your heart’s content without ever having to get behind a wheel. We want you to have an incredible time, but as they say, “Safety first.” Here’s a look at a few options for Napa Valley Transportation that our guests love.
Local Tip: Plan to spend at least a day exploring the tasting rooms within walking distance of Churchill Manor Bed and Breakfast. Book a stay and experience our convenient location in the heart of downtown Napa. We give you easy access to scores of tasting rooms as well as restaurants and shopping just a short walk away.
Ok, so how would you prefer to see the wine country? Whether you’re looking for a private ride through the valley, trusted public transportation, or a designated wine tour you won’t be starved for options by any means. With a little planning ahead, all of Napa Valley is at your fingertips without the expense of a rental car for your entire stay.
Here are some of the best Napa Valley transportation options.
For a memorable tour of Napa Valley catered to your personal interests and desires, look into all services provided by Napa Valley Tours & Transportation. Whether you’re traveling with a group of friends or family, or are just looking for a private ride for two, these expert drivers offer guests the opportunity to visit multiple wineries without having to worry about driving or catching the public buses. From town cars to Mercedes Sprinter vans, get anywhere around Napa Valley with these guys, be it for a tour or just a night out.
The Napa Valley Wine Train is more about the experience of riding this historic turn-of-the-century train than it is about getting anywhere in particular. There are a few different options to enjoy this unique form of Napa Valley transportation, be it a romantic sunset ride, a gourmet dinner party, or just an early morning tour including a gourmet lunch aboard the Wine Train. You’ll love this opportunity to not only experience an age-old transportation experience, but you’ll also eat some delicious food and drink great local wines aboard. Breathe in the beautiful countryside, maybe even stop at a vineyard along the way, on this hassle free mode of traveling throughout the valley.
Fun and knowledgeable tour guides, comfortable transportation, and a variety of tour packages make Platypus Wine Tours a guest favorite. You can select from their join-in tours or private wine tours. Large group private tours are also available. That’s a great option if you plan to book out Churchill Manor for a wedding or family reunion. Take the whole group on a memorable wine tasting tour during your stay!
Experience beautiful river views when you book a Napa Valley Gondola cruise. Book a private cruise for you and your sweetheart, or go with a group of friends (maximum seating for 6). Either way, you’ll be able to enjoy a little wine, listen to music, and see Napa from the water. This relaxing ride is one of the most unique tours in Napa.
The public bus system throughout Napa County is incredibly reliable with frequent stops along the numerous routes that start in Vallejo and reach all the way to Calistoga. You can even get connected to Bay Area Rapid Transit, the San Francisco Ferry, and Napa Airport. While you can travel up and down Route 29, reaching every town in Napa Valley and the greater Bay Area, there are also local routes and shuttles that provide transportation within many of the towns including St. Helena, Calistoga, Yountville and American Canyon. VINE is a great option for anyone looking to see the area on a tight budget or who just prefers traditional public transit.
When you visit Napa Valley, be sure to book accommodations that will meet all expectations. Churchill Manor Bed and Breakfast offers romantic and historical ambiance, gourmet breakfast each morning, wine and appetizers in the evenings, as well as a personalized experience from our dedicated staff.
Churchill Manor also offers lavish amenities such as microfiber robes, environmentally sensitive bath products, and rooms boasting of antique and designer furnishings. For even more details, browse our romantic and historic rooms and book the best lodging for your visit!
We look forward to hosting you and making your trip as memorable as possible!