Santa Barbara: Cupcake and Wine Tour

Santa Barbara: Cupcake and Wine Tour

From $159 per person

Enjoy tasty treats and wine during this cupcake-and-wine tour of the Santa Ynez Valley. Savor a tasty sampling of half a dozen mini-cupcakes and indulge in a wine-themed cupcake tasting at a local bakery.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 7 hours
Starting time 10:00 AM
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
The lobby area of your hotel. Your guide will be wearing a blue-button up collared shirts with a logo and name-tag.

Experience

Highlights
  • Pair your wine tasting with a flight of 6 delectable mini-cupcakes
  • Enjoy a wine tasting at 3 of the area's best wineries
  • Savor a picnic lunch hand-crafted by a private chef
  • Visit Los Olivos and stop at other points of interest
  • Learn about the local human history and the wine region
Full description
After being picked up from your Santa Barbara or Santa Ynez Valley accommodation in the morning, board a climate-controlled vehicle for the Santa Ynez Valley. Get a preview of the day from your guide, who will cover the local human history and give you insight into the wine region along the way. On arrival, enjoy a wine tasting at some of the area's top wineries, including a venue where your wine is paired with delectable cupcake tastings. The full-day tour features a sampling flight of cupcakes from Enjoy Cupcakes, a unique bakery in Los Olivos. Compare flavors like pomegranate-mango chardonnay and chocolate-blackberry syrah. After you're served a picnic lunch in the shade at a favorite winery, gain insight into specific blends and selections from the winery staff. Each establishment offers vintages and award-winning selections, and several wineries extend discounts on wine purchases. Conclude the day with a return ride to Santa Barbara and drop-off at your hotel.
Includes
  • Guided wine tour of Santa Barbara and the Santa Ynez Valley
  • Tastings at all wineries and cupcake flight fees
  • Picnic lunch from a private chef
  • Water, soda, and snacks
  • Santa Barbara & Santa Ynez Valley area hotel pick-up and drop-off (additional pick-up locations available for a surcharge)
  • Gratuities (optional)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • $25 off list price for non-drinkers
  • You must be 21 or older in order to consume alcohol
  • Wine tours require a minimum of 2 participants; if there are not enough passengers, you will be offered an alternative date or full refund
  • Lunch is not included on Saturdays and Sundays due to winery restrictions on the weekends
  • Vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options are available
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