Incomparable wines, award-winning cuisine, rolling hills, and historic towns: discover the heart of California wine country with Moon Napa & Sonoma.
Strategic itineraries, from a romantic weekend getaway to a week exploring the whole region
In-depth coverage of Napa Valley and Southern and Northern Sonoma, with a bonus chapter on San Francisco
Full-color, vibrant photos and detailed maps throughout
The best winery tours to fit your taste and timeline, and a guide to classic California wines and where to find them
Must-see attractions and off-beat ideas for making the most of your trip: Sample Cabs, Pinots, and Chardonnays on the Napa Valley Wine Train, or exclusive varietals at a unique family-owned vineyard. Explore the forests and farms of the lush Russian River Valley, the historic charms of downtown Sonoma, or the hip revitalization of Guerneville. Soak in hot springs at a luxurious spa, or spend a day rafting, hiking, or even hot-air ballooning. Indulge in fresh produce at a farmers market, splurge on Michelin-starred restaurants, and enjoy a night of dancing at a trendy jazz bar
Honest advice from Bay Area native Elizabeth Linhart Veneman on when to go and where to stay, from upscale resorts and “glamping” yurts, to budget motels and family-friendly campgrounds
Recommendations for visitors with disabilities, traveling with kids, and exploring wine country on a budget
Tips for getting around safely by car or public transportation
Thorough background on the culture, environment, wildlife, and history, plus a glossary of common wine terminology
With Moon’s local insight, diverse activities, and expert tips on experiencing the best of Napa and Sonoma, you can plan your trip your way!
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