There are few places in the country that rival Napa Valley when it comes to activities to do and sights to see. The valley is known for its excellent wines and superb restaurants, but there’s so much more to do than lounge around town all day! There’s adventure to be had everywhere in the valley. We’ve compiled a list of five outdoor activities you and the family shouldn’t miss out on the next time you visit wine country.
Hot Air Balloon Rides
There’s nothing quite like taking a scenic tour of Napa Valley from the air. Get a bird’s eye vantage of the beautiful countryside and historic wineries in a hot air balloon. Enjoy an informative tour of the region with comfortable seats and unforgettable views.
Bike Tours of Yountville
If sailing the sky isn’t your cup of tea, try a guided tour on a bike instead. Yountville is the perfect place to cruise through with its rich history and easy access to over 40 wineries. Why not get a little exercise with your tour of the historic Napa Valley?
Off the Hook Fly Fishing
Looking to take things a little slower during your stay at Napa Valley? Maybe it’s time to go on a fishing trip! Off the Hook Fly Fishing provides the perfect outlet to get away from it all. Their professional fishers will take you and the family on a day trip to fish in some of the most beautiful and pristine rivers in the area.
Oat Hill Mine Hiking Trail
There’s so much for your to explore in Napa Valley. The Oat Hill Mine is a fantastic day trip location for the whole family. Hike a four-mile trail up to a plateau offering a 360-degree view of the surrounding countryside, meadows, and forests. Soak it all in on the way back down for a total of eight miles. The trail is mountain bike friendly if you’re into that, too.
Napa Valley Horseback Rides
The Napa Valley Horse Company should be one of the first places for animal lovers to visit. Take a 45-minute guided tour through the vineyards and countryside of Napa Valley on horseback! You’ll get to know your horse friends and prepare them for your journey with the assistance of their professional wranglers.
We hope we’ve helped you plan your next vacation to Napa Valley with this list of exciting outdoor activities. Do you need a great place to stay that’s close to all of the action? Reserve a spacious and comfortable room with Napa Valley Hotel and Suites for your next visit here!