A New And Better Way To Fully Experience Wine Country
03/12/2010

Gears and Grapes Getaways, a new tour operator based out of San Francisco offers new innovative luxury educational vacations in California's wine country where guests cycle through the vineyards with certified sommeliers and learn from the vintners themselves.

Online PR News – 12-March-2010 – – Gears and Grapes Getaways, a new tour operator based out of San Francisco offers new innovative luxury educational vacations in California's wine country where guests cycle through the vineyards with certified sommeliers and learn from the vintners themselves.

San Francisco, Ca-- Feb 23, 2010. Can't afford to get to europe this summer, don't give up your style, enjoy local luxury. Gears and Grapes Getaways offers luxury bicycle and wine vacations in California's own backyard. With trips offered in Napa and Sonoma counties as well as Santa Barbara county you can enjoy the life of luxury without wasting money and time on travel and airfare. Gears and Grapes Getaways offers guests exclusive winery visits where they meet the vintners and see the wine making facilities, ask questions and learn about the wine making process.

Tour guides are certified sommeliers and are available to educate guests about the wine region they are cycling through. Tours are impeccably planned and take people on 3 day excursions through wine country via bicycle. Expert selection of the best wineries , hotels, and restaurants Napa and Sonoma have to offer as well as some of the most beautiful bicycling make Gears and Grapes Getaways an extremely specialized wine and cycling vacation. Trips are arranged so that wine lovers can meet the vintners and taste rare and exclusive wines.

The small intimate groups and special attention paid to guests are part of what set this tour apart from others. Although bicycling is the preferred way to travel through wine country, the company does accommodate people who are interested in a more leisure vacation. To supplement, yoga classes, spa treatments or poolside lounging coupled with vehicle transport to the wineries is available.

About Gears and Grapes Getaways

Gears and Grapes Getaways provides active vacations while enjoying the nuances of luxury. Tours consist of bicycling through the beautiful regions of Napa and Sonoma while stopping to taste wine, eat incredible meals and stay in luxury accommodations. The experienced tour guides are cyclists and sommeliers and are available to educate guests on the wines tasted as well as the region. Gears and Grapes Getaways is an environmentally conscious company dedicated to working in ways that promote sustainability by visiting sustainable wineries, hotels, and restaurants whenever possible and through encouraging the use of bicycles as a form of transportation and exercise. You can also visit our website at http://www.gearsandgrapes.com