Day trip

Santa Barbara: Cupcake and Wine Tour

Day trip

Santa Barbara: Cupcake and Wine Tour

From US$ 235 per person

Enjoy a sampling of cupcakes plus taste world-class wines at three wineries on this tour of Santa Ynez Valley.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
The lobby area of your hotel. Your guide will be wearing a blue-button up collared shirts with a logo and name-tag.


  • Pair your wine tasting with delectable cupcakes
  • Enjoy a wine tasting at 3 of the area's best wineries
  • Savor a delicious, locally-sourced lunch (weekdays only)
  • Learn about the local human history and the wine region
Full description
Your group will be picked up by an air-conditioned shuttle in the morning and head up to the Santa Ynez Valley. Once there, you will enjoy wine tasting at some of the area’s best wineries. Your group will visit beautiful Los Olivos and enjoy an incredible cupcake and wine tasting. Your guides will cover local human history and insight into the wine region along the way. On the weekdays, lunch will be served in the shade at a favorite winery or park. Your guide will pick up a delicious lunch sourced from local, fresh ingredients. Cold beverages will be provided. Each winery has its unique vintages and award-winning selections. Winery staff offer insight into specific blends and selections to guests.
  • Shuttle pick up from your hotel or private accommodations in Santa Barbara or Santa Ynez Valley
  • Cupcake tasting
  • All wine tasting fees (private tastings and winery tours available for groups of 8+)
  • Locally-sourced lunch (weekdays only)
  • Cold beverages
  • Guide
  • Information on winemaking and historical insights
  • Tips for driver and winery staff

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Passport or ID card

    Know before you go

    • $25 off list price for non-drinkers
    • You must be 21 or older in order to consume alcohol
    • Wine tours require a minimum of 2 participants; if there are not enough passengers, you will be offered an alternative date or full refund
    • Lunch is not included on Saturdays and Sundays due to winery restrictions on the weekends
    • Vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options are available
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.8 /5

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    February 5, 2023

    The tour was great. Our driver Sunny was very nice. She kept everything running smoothly and was informative. My friends and I were celebrating a work anniversary and it was a perfect day. Would definitely recommend to anyone who wants a relaxing day of wine tasting in Santa Barbara.

    October 17, 2022

    June 25, 2022

    Product ID: 200332