Welcome to Walla Walla, where the tour options are abundant. One of the biggest questions we get from visitors is, “What is the best way to see the Valley and wine taste (without driving)?” Well, we have lots of options for you! Below we’ve featured a few of our premier tour companies, and you can cruise our website for a full list of tour operators.
Tesla Winery Tours (pictured above)
If you want to ride in luxury, look no further than Tesla Winery Tours. Owner Chris and his talented team are all well versed in wine and give an incredibly knowledgeable tour, which is customized for your group. (They’ve also worked in the wine industry so you get the benefit of a tour guide who’s very familiar with the wine scene). With multiple vehicles in its fleet, Tesla can accommodate up to 14 guests per tour.
If you’re looking for accessibility and comfort, look no further than Accessible Walla Walla! New to the Valley (and much needed), Accessible Walla Walla offers not only wine but brewery and cultural tours of the Valley. As the name suggests, the company focuses on accessible tours that can accommodate wheelchairs and walkers. Their Ford Transit van can carry up to 9 passengers or 7 passengers with up to two manual wheelchairs or walkers, or one power wheelchair. Accessible Walla Walla services areas within 15 miles of Walla Walla and also offers shuttle services to and from other areas, including the airports in the Tri-Cities and Pendleton.
If you’re looking for an adventurous, playful way to wine taste in Walla Walla, then Kickstand Tours is for you! You’ll tour the Valley and wine taste by electric bike on this adventure. Your guide will meet you with helmets and bikes and lead you to your tasting destinations. (Group sizes are capped at eight.) The electric bikes make the journey fun and easy, and though it’s not very strenuous, you’ll feel like you’ve earned your wine at each stop! (You can see our full blog on Kickstand Tours here!)
Bacchus and Barley is new to the scene and making a splash with their brewery and wine tours! The average tour is five hours and can be customized to your liking. They also offer VIP Transportation which is available for golf, weddings, shuttles, & special events. Owner Greg is an absolute delight, and he (and every member of his team) will make sure you have a perfect experience. Their brand new passenger Mercedes-Benz sprinter van can accommodate up to 11 guests.
Friendly, professional service is what you can expect with d’Vine Wine Tour! d’Vine takes care of everything so all you have to do is worry about sipping your wine and savoring your time with your loved ones on this delicious journey. d’Vine can accommodate up to eleven passengers in its touring van and is happy to create a custom tour for you. Visit their website for more details and scheduling information.
Walla Walla has over two dozen tour company options for your trip to the Valley. Please visit our website for the full list of tour providers!
By: Stephanie Forrer
Read more of Stephanie’s Pacific Northwest adventures at www.eatdrinktravelyall.com!