The Napa Valley area of California may be the best known winery area, but Sedona and the Verde Valley region is fast catching up and is being feted as the new and possibly improved Napa Valley. The mix of high altitude, fertile soil, and temperate weather makes Sedona the perfect spot for syrahs, merlots, and even chardonnays. Wine tastings and tours are a popular activity, with new wineries sprouting up every day. Keep reading for a list of wineries you shouldn’t miss while on your Sedona vacation!
The tasting room of Caduceus Cellars isn’t just a great place to try some new wines, it’s a great place to sit, relax, and enjoy the views of Jerome from the oversized windows as you try new wines. Knowledgeable bartenders are there to help you in the choosing process, and with the variety of beverages available, from whites to roses and rich deep reds, you will definitely appreciate their help! Located at 158 Main Street in Jerome just a short drive from Sedona.
Sedona Wine Adventures
Offering three different wine tours and the opportunity to visit many of the vineyards along the Verde Valley Wine Trail, Sedona Wine Adventures is a safe and fun way of tasting the many varieties of wine available throughout the region. Prices start at $200 per person and the tours last from five to seven hours. Visit their website to book your own wine tour or just to garner more information about this exciting Sedona activity.
With rows and rows of grapevines spreading out from acres of rich and fertile soils, the award winning wines of Alcantara Vineyards are a great treat on that romantic night for two. The tasting rooms are open every day of the week from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM, allowing you to try before you invest. Merlots, rieslings, pinot grigio, and many others are all full bodied and smooth tasting. Located at 3445 Grapevine Way in Cottonwood.
Javelina Leap Vineyard & Winery
Green leaves, purple grapes, and deep rich red wines signify you have arrived at the world famous Javelina Leap Vineyard & Winery. Feel all the tension leave your body as you sit with a glass of red wine, sample the antipasto plate, and just live in the moment. Vacations are about relaxing and rejuvenating, and this is one of the best places we know to do just that. Located at 1565 North Page Springs Road in Cornville.
Sedona Vacation Rentals
Share that bottle of wine you purchased on your Sedona wine tours with the one you love most in one of our beautiful and luxurious Sedona Vacation Rentals vacation home. Book yours today and remember: If you don’t have enough room in your suitcase for all the wine you want to buy, all the local vineyards you see listed here have online stores that will deliver!