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Platypus Wine Tours No. 3 on TripAdvisor’s Top 10 Tours in the U.S.

Posted on March 21, 2016

Platypus Wine Tours is thrilled to be ranked No. 3 among the “Top 10 Tours in the U.S.” recently by TripAdvisor and its users. The list is based on the quality and quantity of reviews among travelers around the country by the World’s Largest Travel Community, with more weight given More..

Napa Valley Earthquake Update

Posted on August 27, 2014

As you have no doubt heard that this past Sunday, in the wee hours of the morning, Napa and the whole wine country underwent the rough & tumble experience of a 6.0 magnitude earthquake. While we wouldn’t necessarily recommend it for everyone, it will certainly make a great story for More..

Check out Don Rickard and Jenny Toomer on GuideAdvisor

Posted on November 01, 2013

Our very own Jenny Toomer and Platypus-In-Chief himself, Don Rickard, are featured guides on GuideAdvisor. GuideAdvisor strives to provide the most comprehensive listing of guides on the planet, reaching a global audience of travellers looking for guided experiences. They believe that guides, and their relationship with travellers, are even more More..

James Marsden is so dreamy!

Posted on November 15, 2012

Kathy our Mama Platypus got to see James Marsden up close and personal at the Napa Valley Film Festival awards ceremony last week, and she’s still swooning. Here we see Mike Grgich presenting James Marsden a 3L of Grgich Hills Estate Yountville Cabernet last Friday at the Napa Valley Film More..

Platypus Wine Tours and the Napa County Animal Shelter Team Up to DRIVE Pet Adoptions

Posted on September 26, 2012

The “BRING ME HOME” campaign hopes to place homeless animals into loving homes. NAPA VALLEY, Calif. – Starting today, Platypus Wine Tours and the Napa County Animal Shelter announce a new mobile campaign aimed at promoting pet adoptions in Napa County. Also known as the “Bring Me Home” Campaign, Platypus More..