Experience Napa Valley
The Napa Valley is your gateway to romance, world-class wine, entertainment, gourmet food, and some of the most beautiful scenery in Northern California. The Napa Valley is one of the most often visited travel destinations in the World because it’s at the epicenter of everything wine in California.
The Napa Valley is filled with wonderful activities, many of them within walking distance of our Napa Bed and Breakfast Inn, La Belle Epoque. Just a short walk away are cozy cafes, trendy boutiques, top rated restaurants, art galleries, the Riverfront promenade, and the Napa Wine Train.
La Belle Epoque – Gateway to Napa Valley
The Napa Valley is known worldwide for its breathtaking scenery; mustard blooming in the early Spring, juicy, plump grapes growing in the Summer, and incredible foliage in the Fall. The Napa Valley is a year round travel destination that never disappoints our visitors.
Breathtaking views and scenery are around every corner with a myriad of activities up and down the Valley to have you living the Wine Country dream. Whether you are wine tasting at world class wineries, dining at renowned restaurants such as the French Laundry, Bottega, or Mustards, pampering yourself with spa services or a mud bath in Calistoga, looking through the racks of designer second hand clothes at Lulu’s in St. Helena, or enjoying one of our farm to table gourmet breakfasts at La Belle Epoque, the Napa Valley will keep beckoning you back to enjoy her bounty time and again.
For those of us lucky enough to live in the Wine Country, we feel we get to experience a little bit of heaven each day we live here. Visit Napa Valley to browse through some of the activities we can book for you; from wine tours, to rock concerts, cooking classes to cheese making- the Napa Valley has it all!
Let Us Show You Napa Valley
Private Wine Tours:
Private wine tours may be custom designed and booked for you or your group. Visit some of the most beautiful wineries the Napa Valley has to offer and sip their exquisite wines. Small group tours include gourmet lunch. Tasting fees not included.
Vintners Collective is a unique wine experience in the Napa Valley; a multi-winery tasting room that is home to many of the most experienced and talented winemakers in the Napa Valley. The Vintners Collective is a short walk from La Belle Epoque. Vintners Collective
Chardonnay Golf Club:
Chardonnay Golf Club is ranked as one of the “Top 10” private courses in Northern California. Former host site of the Northern California Open Championship, the 1993 2nd Stage PGA Tour Qualifying Tournament, the 1995, 1998 and 2001 U.S. Open Championship local qualifying rounds, the Northern California PGA Pro/Assistants Championship and numerous California State Tour events. Chardonnay Golf Club
Hot Air Balloon Flights:
“On a clear day you can see forever” touring the Napa Valley via a balloon ride, and it is absolutely an unforgettable experience. Having a birds-eye-view lets you see the spectacular beauty of the Napa Valley from a wonderfully unique vantage point.
The breezes will carry your balloon over the ridges and mountains of the Napa Valley, while views of spectacular vineyards will pass beneath you and the beautiful Valley of the Moon opens up before you. Your Napa Valley balloon adventure starts at dawn, when the Valley is still, and you watch the sun rising over the vineyards and enjoy the incredible beauty of the Napa Wine County.
The Uptown Theatre is downtown Napa’s ultimate destination for live entertainment. Nestled in the famed West End District, this stunningly restored Art-Deco masterpiece showcases only the finest acts featuring music, comedy and more. As a historic landmark which opened it’s doors in August 1937, the Uptown offers a phenomenal and intimate live show experience. From Los Lonely Boys to Gavin McGraw, from Jim Brickman to Greg Allman, the Uptown Theatre has entertainment for everyone. Uptown Theatre
Culinary Institute of America:
Enjoy a weekend cooking or wine class at CIA in the Napa Valley. Wine and food lovers, the Napa Valley is your destination for an unforgettable wine and culinary experience. If you love to cook or bake or are interested in beer or wine, you need to be at the CIA. After just a few hours at the CIA cooking class or beverage seminar, you just might discover a new passion or talent you didn’t even know you had. Culinary Institute of America