Escape into the intricate world of wine with a private Baja Limo Amador Wine Tour.
Amador County wine country is a refreshing discovery for those with a fascination and appreciation for wine. Amador County boasts over forty established wineries only 45 minutes from Sacramento. All wineries are nestled along scenic back roads in some of Amador County’s most picturesque rural settings.
Whether you’re at a small, family winery or at an expansive estate, you will enjoy sensational and layered wines including legendary old-vine Zinfandels and stimulating Barberas. Our drivers have extensive knowledge of this area and will navigate your group through this scenic, charming valley in a well-appointed new vehicle. Since 1985, Baja Limo has catered wine tours that are unique to each client’s taste and excite the interest of both the wine connoisseur and the first-time toasters.
Our relationships with winemakers and vintners give us access not typically afforded to the public to some of the best wineries in Amador. Choose your preferred destinations or have our Wine Tour Specialists coordinate all your tasting appointments and dining options. Our experienced chauffeurs are highly trained in navigating through the tricky roads of Amador County’s wine region and will also serve as your guide when it comes to each winery’s tasting protocols. All you have to do is sit back, enjoy the beautiful landscapes and experience the best wines and wine estates in California.
The 45 wineries offer distinctive regional character, this character can also be seen in each winery’s genuine brand of hospitality! Some of the larger and most popular wineries are; Helwig Vineyards, Renwood Winery, Andis Wines and Villa Tuscano Winery and the smaller boutique wineries would include Bella Grace Vineyards, Bella Piazza Winery, Borjon Winery and Cooper Vineyards to name a few!
The largest and most popular wineries in Amador are Helwig which is a large property that features a concert venue, Renwood which is another large property which now serves a bistro food menu, Andis another large property with beautiful views and Villa Tuscano, a beautiful Meditrian property with an expansive bistro menu, and a beautiful landscaped property. Amador also hosts an array of events year round including art walks, live music and food events, wine harvesting events and much more. Their largest and most popular event is their annual harvesting event, “The Crush”.
Take the opportunity to celebrate The Annual Big Crush Event on the first weekend in October, this event allows you to visit all of the wineries in Amador County to familiarize yourself with all that this region offers. Guests to this event are given access to each participating winery and features wine, food, live music, grape stomping and several harvest activities.
Amador County is famous for their hearty cuisine and ambiance which is well-suited to the region’s robust history. Innovative bistros and restaurants highlight the long agricultural history with access to an abundance of local fresh fruits and vegetables. Amador County’s best dining experience is on historic Main Street in Plymouth, at Taste Restaurant. Taste Restaurant is an award winning fine dining option minutes from Amador’s wineries and is one of our personal favorites and a favorite of our clients.
Taste has been selected as one of the Top 100 Wine Restaurants in America by Wine Enthusiast Magazine. Reservations are suggested for the dining room however the bar does offer a full menu and does not require a reservation. Amador Vintage Market, another of our favorites, located on historic Main Street in Plymouth, is a classic wine country marketplace. Amador Vintage Market offers the finest, most unique, gourmet food and beverages that you can either enjoy at their market or choose to have delivered to a winery of your choice. Select your lunch from their expansive, appetizer, entree, sides, and dessert menus to create a memorable feast all your own. Many of our clients love the option of having their picnic lunch delivered to a winery of their choice or stopping by the market and picking up their lunch ahead of time to enjoy at one of their wine tour stops.
Embark on a journey to this renowned wine region with Baja Limo. You can be confident that your special instructions are our priority, such as time of arrival, quality and care of both client and equipment. We are proud to offer the newest and most diverse fleet of meticulously maintained vehicles. We provide complimentary amenities to make your event one to remember, while enjoying the journey in your stylish and well-appointed vehicle. From your initial reservation to your final destination, our entire staff is determined to make sure that every detail of your event transportation is handled flawlessly.