Interesting Facts about the Historic Napa Valley Wine Train – Did You Know?
If you have explored attractions to enjoy while staying in wine country, you most certainly heard of the Napa Valley Wine Train.
This train is not only a must-ride for anyone new to wine country, but it is rich in history, hosts fun year-round events and is a great dinner option for the entire family.
Even if you think you know the wine train – or perhaps have been on it before – there is plenty you might not know, including:
- It is a Gourmet Restaurant: This is not just a quick tour around the vineyards; it is a gourmet restaurant experience. The menu changes with the seasons, and always features fresh, local ingredients.
- The Train Visits Two Famous Wineries: You can save yourself the hassle of having to drive to them yourself, because the wine train stops at the two iconic wineries: Raymond Vineyards and the Charles Krug Winery. In case you did not know, the Charles Krug Winery is the oldest vineyard in wine country; one that every visitor should see.
- Children are Always Welcome: The wine train was designed to be a family-friendly experience. Children are always welcome to ride along and enjoy the views, stops, and attractions.
- The Train Hosts Weddings Too: Want a unique wine country wedding experience? The train hosts weddings, with the historical, romantic appeal of a vintage train car, gourmet catering, wines and views of the vineyards around.
While you are enjoying the experience of the Wine Train, you can also explore more of downtown Napa without having to drive, by staying local. The Napa Valley Hotel and Suites boutique hotel is conveniently located downtown and within walking distance of most local attractions.
When you book your stay, look at our packages that include a ride on the Wine Train. Reserve your room online or call us at 707-226-1871.