Private Events • Olive Oils & Balsamic Vinegars
Let our Historic Trolleys "Glory" and the "Mona Lisa" take you on an unforgettable journey wine tasting through Carmel Valley, California. Pinot Noirs, Chardonnays, Cabernets, Viogniers, Reds and Whites, Sweet or Dry, our guides offer an insider's perspective to the family of well-known producers and an introduction to the lesser known gems that call Carmel Valley home. (List of Wineries) Come spend the day enjoying great food, great wine and great times.
We rendez-vous at the Dust Bowl Brewery - 290 Figueroa St., Monterey CA (Map). Look for the Red Trolley or White Van in the front parking lot by the "Crushing It on the Wine Trolley" sign at 10:45 AM for the 11:00 AM tour. We'll whisk you off for a day of beatiful vistas, great food and a ton of wine appreciation. At 3:30 we meet at the "Trolley Stop" to begin our return trip to the Wharf Market Place, arriving around 4:00 PM.
All packages include a delightful lunch catered by Chef Jerome Viel from Biarritz, France. Delicious meats, cheeses, salads and assorted olives served with warm french bread and local dipping olive oils, plus a dessert (see photo). We also offer Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten Free and Diet Restrictive meals, just let us know! Relax, climb aboard "Tonka the Truck" (world's largest picnic table) and soak up some local Carmel Valley sunshine while enjoying a perfect culinary addition to the wine tasting experience. You'll be all recharged before heading off for more wine tasting fun!
5 Hour Tour - 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM - How many tastings are you are comfortable with in a five hour period? Choose between the three to five winery packages, remembering that four to seven wines are sampled per winery. All wine tasting fees are included in the ticket price. You don't have to stay with the group, move at your own pace. All Tour Ticket Packages ride on the same trolley, shuttle or walk between wineries, and return home at the same time.
NO NEED TO PRINT YOUR TICKETS! - Your online purchase automatically puts you on our daily guest list.
Seating for LUNCH at the Trolley Stop is available all during the tour. Come on in when you're hungry. Please try to enjoy your lunch by 3:00, as the tour departs at 3:30.
Our 15 passenger vans are used on more private tours when we have 9 participants or less.
No food, ice chests or coolers are permitted on our vehicles other than the foods provided by Tours Monterey unless previously arranged.
No cancellations or refunds on any tour.
Service fees at a rate of 4% will be added to all credit card orders processed over the phone. 15% Gratuity added to all parties of 10 or more.
Wine Trolley not responsible for hours of operation of wine tasting rooms.
Please no one under 21.