Everything You Need to Know About Festival Napa Valley

Posted on July 20, 2018

Summer in wine country means music, food, wine (of course), and heavy tourism. One big event attracting the masses is Festival Napa Valley (FNV). This festival spread over the course of about 10 days brings together world-famous musicians, orchestras, vintners, and excited attendees. The event will raise money to support More..


Beat the Heat this Summer

Posted on June 29, 2018

Summer is one of our favorite seasons. Why? Other than getting that sun-kissed glow, summer brings pure joy to everyone in the Valley. Visitors flood Napa with their excitement to learn about the region, explore nature, and experience world-class wine tours at Napa wineries and Sonoma wineries. However, the Napa More..

Celebrate Fourth of July 2018

Posted on June 22, 2018

In the United States, our Independence Day is the Fourth of July. What does that mean? Parades, fireworks, patriotism, and an appreciation for history. Where will you find a peak of history? Healdsburg wineries in this 19th century town. Families will gather in parks, enjoy classic American cuisine and view More..


Celebrate Father’s Day with These Fun Activities in Napa!

Posted on June 12, 2018

June 17th is Father’s Day and it’s time to celebrate the Old Man and show him how much he really means to us. Whether you’re gifting him the perfect set of golf clubs, taking him to a fun BBQ event, or planning the ideal tour through Napa wineries and Sonoma More..


Andy Hyman: Author & Platypus Wine Tour Guide

Posted on June 11, 2018

At Platypus Wine Tours, our tour guides are fully equipped with industry knowledge, wine passion, and some writing skills –  at least, in Andy Hyman’s case. Andy has been a tour guide with us for many years, and with his extensive experience in providing thousands of visitors with memorable and More..