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Are you ready to BottleRock?

Posted on March 26, 2014

BottleRock Napa Valley is back! Come to Napa May 30 – June 1 for outstanding live music, great food, wine, beer and good times. This year’s BottleRock 2014 festival will feature over 45 bands on four stages, including The Cure, Heart, Barenaked Ladies, Third Eye blind, LL Cool J, Weezer, More..

Vote for Platypus in the 2014 Bay Area A-List!

Posted on January 20, 2014

We’re delighted to announce we’ve been nominated again this year for CityVoter’s Bay Area A-List! According to their website, this contest features more than 7,000 local business competing to be named the best in their respective categories. The winner is determined by YOUR votes! When you have a couple minutes, More..

From Napa Valley Register: “Tour company grows from dream to reality”

Posted on January 09, 2014

We recently got a nice write-up from local paper Napa Valley Register on the origins of our company in honor of our 10th anniversary. Check out the article here: Tour company grows from dream to reality. Text of the article below. Platypus Wine Tours officially celebrated 10 years of service to More..

A Platypus Tour Guide Shares Hidden Treasures of the Napa Valley

Posted on January 02, 2014

This Week: Whetstone Wine Cellars A hidden historical winery estate sits in the northeast corner of the city of Napa, just a few blocks south of the Silverado Country Club. Whetstone Wine Cellars occupies a beautiful structure built in 1885, and is located at 1075 Atlas Peak Road. Jamey and More..

A Platypus Tour Guide Shares Hidden Treasures of the Napa Valley

Posted on December 26, 2013

This Week: Tedeschi Family Winery If you really desire a trek into “the way things used to be” in the Napa Valley, before the large corporations exuded so much influence, consider visiting the Tedeschi Family Winery. Located at 2779 Grant Street in Calistoga, this winery is open seven days a More..