Redwoodswine 040114
4.5 / 5 Rated by 96 members
Review from Morgan
Red Velvet 88 events 27 reviews

The only problem with this tour is my embarrassment that the tour guide/bus driver, Lars (from Holland) knows more California and San Francisco history and landmarks than I do, a 69 year old California native!
Each of the 3 wineries, Mayo,...continued

reviewed Apr 27 2016 report as inappropriate
Review from LadyofLeisure
Red Velvet 44 events 24 reviews

Had a great adventure day. We are locals, live in San Leandro, but it's always nice to be tourist. Roman ran a tight ship, which was very good, considering he had to pass by and pick-up people from different hotels. It was a full bus load of...continued

reviewed Apr 21 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Roberta D.
Red Velvet 76 events 24 reviews

Oh where was Dave the tour guide you all loved? We had Frank, a blowhard who kept fiddling with his Ipod when he should have been looking at the road. He scared one of our group so much she kept her head in her hands all the way to Muir Woods....continued

reviewed Feb 05 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Roberta D.
Red Velvet 76 events 24 reviews

We had the best tour guide ever - Andy, who knows a lot and is amazingly helpful and cheery! (Much unlike last year's fiasco.)
Make no mistake - this is the cheapo wine tour. You visit 3 OK but not great wineries -= Mayo, Cline and Madonna...continued

reviewed May 12 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Salina
Red Velvet 59 events 23 reviews

THIS WAS A UNFORGETTABLE TIME! Loads of fun, wine and food!

reviewed Dec 23 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Agneta Lindman
Red Velvet 15 events 1 review

Very good!! Great guide.Could skip Madonna vinery.

reviewed Aug 28 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Karen Seidman
Red Velvet 14 events 1 review

We had a great time. Roman our guide was awesome, knowledgeable and really funny. Kept us on time. The wineries were nice, some really good wine, some not as good but all fun places. One thing I would change is that I would have liked a bit...continued

reviewed Jun 29 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Jan R.
79 events 33 reviews

Our driver/tour director, Andy, was very nice. Full of energy, and kept up a constant patter of interesting bits of information about what we were seeing. I would recommend the trip to anyone else, especially, if you're not from this area. Even...continued

reviewed Jun 27 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Gerald Deighton
68 events 20 reviews

First of all Ben, the driver & tour guide, was the best. He was very informative, funny, and helpful. He truly seemed to be enjoying his job.Pick up was on time, less than 1 hour drive to Muir Woods, plenty of time to enjoy the incredible beauty...continued

reviewed Mar 28 2016 report as inappropriate
Review from RedShark
35 events 18 reviews

Dave our driver was funny and amusing with jokes, stories and history of the area. Due to weather (and a tree down blocking the road) we were not able to go to Muir Woods...but they offered to take anyone who wanted to go withen the next couple...continued

reviewed Mar 25 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from RedShark
35 events 18 reviews

Second time doing this adventure. The first time a fallen tree prevented us from going to Muir Woods, but not this time. It was breathtaking. The fog was in on the drive down. The fee to get into Muir woods has gone up to $7.00 but it's worth...continued

reviewed Jul 12 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Gwenn Burghardt
19 events 8 reviews

Would go again...looking forward to Carmel next time! Andy our guide was wonderful!

reviewed May 19 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Pat Macholl
15 events 7 reviews

Great tour with a great guide! We were fortunate that we weren't hampered by the government shutdown and the BART strike. Seeing Muir Woods early in the day, so quiet and peaceful, was amazing. The wineries were friendly and outgoing, although...continued

reviewed Oct 17 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Laura Fowler
14 events 7 reviews

I've taken this tour before. This time it was very rushed; not much time anywhere. Many I talked to were upset about only an hour each at Muir Woods and Sonoma. The speech was canned. The good parts were recorded. The "extra" , stopping at the...continued

reviewed Sep 17 2015 report as inappropriate
Review from BigGameJames
13 events 7 reviews

Our driver was great. He was friendly and funny and seemed to know his stuff. I recommend a tour for anyone who has never been to Sonoma before or who doesnt have specific wineries in mind.

reviewed Feb 11 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Laura Fowler
14 events 7 reviews

Roman was great. He made the tour. His lively banter was infused with facts and humor. The wineries were fine. Each slightly different; organic, boutique or non-irrigated. Muir Woods is always a treat. The only slight negative was that the bus was...continued

reviewed Apr 08 2015 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
13 events 7 reviews

Wonderful and relaxing trip to Muir Woods, Sonoma, and Napa Valley. The crowd was great (~28 people in a comfortable mini-bus) and the tour guide was fantastic. Muir woods was beautiful and relaxing. We went to three great wineries (perfect...continued

reviewed Jun 22 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Eva
28 events 6 reviews

This tour was great! There are so many things to see and learn with this trip! It's a whole day, but it's funny and well organize! Really recommended and the price can't be better!

reviewed Mar 07 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Lila
11 events 5 reviews

I had read what other reviewers had posted before going on the trip so I felt like I had a good set of expectations going in. We were picked out promptly from the hotel and then drove around for another 30-45 minutes picking up people in other...continued

reviewed Jan 20 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from LK
7 events 5 reviews

Very convenient way to visit both Muir Woods (and not have to deal with difficult parking) and Napa Valley. It was our first time going to Napa so it was helpful to be taken to wineries where someone greeted us and gave us a nice overview of the...continued

reviewed Dec 18 2013 report as inappropriate
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