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Platypus Wine Tour Guide Spotlight – Scott Wellington

Posted on August 23, 2013

We continue our “Driver Spotlight” Q&A series where we introduce you to some of our top-notch Napa and Sonoma wine tour guides, provide some insights as to why they love working for Platypus and what makes their tours so special. Today we would like you to meet Scott Wellington, who More..

Platypus Wine Tour Guide Spotlight – Greta Yerian

Posted on July 12, 2013

We continue our “Driver Spotlight” Q&A series where we introduce you to some of our top-notch Napa and Sonoma wine tour guides, provide some insights as to why they love working for Platypus and what makes their tours so special. Today we would like you to meet Greta Yerian, who More..

Wineries We Love – Benessere Vineyards

Posted on January 31, 2013

Benessere Vineyards is a small family owned high end producer of Italian varietals, located in the north end of Napa Valley in St. Helena where the soil is well suited for growing grapes. Benessere is the Italian word for well-being. The Benish family owners chose the name Benessere to convey More..

All aboard the Napa Valley Wine Train!

Posted on July 16, 2012

While visiting our amazing wine country you might want to book a trip on the Napa Valley Wine Train for a relaxing three-hour, thirty-six mile round-trip journey from the historic town of Napa, through one of the world’s most well-known wine valleys to the quaint village of St. Helena, and More..

Welcome to our new blog!

Posted on February 15, 2012

Greetings from Platypus Wine Tours and welcome to our lovely new blog. Here you’ll find all kinds of information about our wine tours to the most beautiful wineries in America’s premier wine regions of Napa Valley, St. Helena and Calistoga, Sonoma Valley, Russian River/Healdsburg and North Sonoma County. Each week More..