- Fascinating tour of Santa Barbara’s oldest neighbourhood
- Learn how to taste wine like a pro
The ideal Santa Barbara gift experience for wine aficionados and keen amateur photographers alike, this tour takes you around El Paseo, the city’s most historic neighbourhood, via a series of elegant tasting rooms where you’ll sample at least 10 boutique wines. Led by a local guide that’s also a professional photographer, there will be plenty of opportunities for you to snap fantastic images of the area’s cobbled streets, distinctive Spanish architecture and other scenic spots.
During your walking tour of El Paseo you will be invited into award-winning wineries to taste some superb California wines produced from estate grown or Santa Barbara County grapes, paired with light snacks, and pick up some useful advice on tasting too. You’ll discover the city’s frontier history, about its early leaders. You don’t need a camera to take this tour either - it’s just as well suited for anyone with a smartphone and an interest in wine. Come away with lots of great photos, a happy palate and a host of interesting facts about Santa Barbara.