Anytime is a great time to visit Napa Valley. The magnificent scenery, pristine villages, museums, restaurants, outdoor activities, boutique wineries, and much more make this a perfect year-round destination.

And, of course, any time is a fantastic time for the best wine tasting in Napa Valley, with each winery opening its doors and inviting you to visit, share, and sip its world-class wines.

Let’s look at visiting Napa Valley during each season of the year.

Springtime Renewal

Spring is an exciting time to come to the area and sample some of the best wine tasting in Napa Valley. The weather is warming up, and life is returning to the vineyards with the re-emergence of the vines and their vibrant blossoms.

Many communities and wineries in the area are opening with barrel tastings and bud break tours, presenting more outdoor activities and fun. Look for new springtime events and marvel at the ever-changing landscape that blankets the area.

You might even visit the area during the mustard season as the yellow blossoms blanket many newly emerging vineyards.

Summer and Outdoor Activities

By early summer, the vineyards are in full bloom, and the fruit has begun to develop. Days are longer, and the warm weather is beckoning you to spend some time outdoors. Try a hot air balloon ride or a wine train excursion. Or visit some of the many outdoor festivals and musical presentations, picnics, hikes, and more.

Summertime is perfect for visiting Napa Valley and enjoying all the area offers. Don’t let the beautiful weather go to waste, and enjoy a professional and memorable wine tour to learn more about winemaking and have an incredible adventure.

Fall Harvest

Fall is the time that all the vineyard managers and winemakers await. While some varieties begin harvesting in late July or early August, most of the harvesting occurs in the autumn.

By September, the leaves are beginning to turn, and the colors of Napa Valley are changing. The grapes are reaching their maturity, nearing their harvest.

During this magic time in Napa Valley, the area comes alive with harvest parties and festivals, grape stomping, and more. Fall is a magical time to participate in the best wine tasting in Napa Valley with an experienced host and a professional wine tour company at various boutique wineries.

Wintertime Coziness

Come to Napa Valley in the winter, enjoy the fireside tastings and smaller crowds, and celebrate the Holiday Season.

Visiting the area in the winter is magic, sometimes lower cost, and freedom to move about without much interference. Napa Valley is regrouping for the new season, but visitors can enjoy various holiday events and visit historic wineries and boutique tasting rooms.

Make Your Reservations with Platypus Wine Tours

For the best wine tasting in Napa Valley and Sonoma County, reserve your spot for a join-in or private wine tour with a longstanding, proven company, Platypus Wine Tours. The tour company operates year-round, so visitors can take advantage of their services anytime.

With professional guides and modern, well-equipped vans, you will travel to boutique wineries to learn about winemaking and taste their excellent wines. A wonderful lunch will be served along the way, and guests will be returned safely to their starting point.

To learn more and make your reservations, visit the Platypus Wine Tours website.

If you wish to talk directly with someone at Platypus Wine Tours or to make special arrangements, call (707)-253-2723.