Sonoma Valley Wine Country
The Rustic Playground for Bay Area Natives
A year-round destination for wine enthusiasts, foodies, outdoor adventurists, film buffs and lovers of a view.
And just 45 miles north of San Francisco, you’ll find our paradise
makes for an incredibly perfect getaway.
With over 100 award-winning wineries, internationally inspired cuisine, 13,000+ acres of regional parks, spa facilities, artisan-made gift shops and accommodations ranging from rustic to chic, Sonoma Valley’s breathtaking environment invites your inner-adventurer to explore this rustic playground.
A true destination for all, this infamous Wine Country destination hosts numerous events geared towards every walk of life imaginable. Families, couples, friends, men, women, bridal parties, LGBTQ events, children and the senior community are attracted to this vibrant and picturesque landscape. As the birthplace of the California Wine industry and a landmark in the establishment of the State of California, Sonoma demonstrates a flare for old-world style and charm. Preserved adobe buildings, from times long forgotten, are found amidst the award-winning, and alluring, Sonoma Valley tasting rooms.
Filled with eclectic shops, garden chateaus, and stately castles, this rustic paradise offers a variety of attractions and a popular farm-to-table scene sourced by the plentiful estate gardens, Tuscan country eateries, local oysters delivered to the Valley at each day break from the nearby Tamales Bay, craft brews and irresistible bites. Visitors and locals alike discover something new each time they venture out in Sonoma Valley, from repeat favorites, to off-the-beaten-path local hot spots. What you find in Sonoma, you simply cannot find anywhere else.
As a satellite town between San Francisco and Napa, Sonoma boasts its own epicurean flare and is home to renowned eateries such as Girl in the Fig, Santé at the Fairmont, and Harvest Moon Café.
A competitor in its own right, Sonoma boasts the Wine Country's best quality wine and sparkling, but delivered with the true laid-back, original Wine Country style. Local, comfortable and blissful.