With more than 400 wineries, each with its own unique style, setting and history, Napa Valley offers something for everyone. Enjoy the top things to do near Napa including unforgettable wine tastings, stunning views and behind-the-scenes tours of wine cellars. Explore this legendary destination, and start planning your journey now with unique Napa activities & attractions.

Arts & Culture

From gallery openings to music festivals to historic exhibitions, Napa Valley is home to some incredibly creative endeavors. With a constant stream of local talent and visiting artists, you will find the latest art, film, music and architectural experiences.

Balloon Rides

Often considered a nature walk in the sky, hot-air ballooning is a fine way to ride into the sunrise. It's also one of most unique and inspiring ways to appreciate the valley's lush, rolling hills and gorgeous coastline.

Music & Nightlife

From dancing in Calistoga to catching a live show in downtown Napa, a good time is sure to be had by all. Be sure to attend the annual music festivals, including Yountville Live in March, BottleRock Napa Valley in May, Napa Valley Jazz Getaway in June, and Festival Napa Valley in July.

Tours

There is no better way to learn about the Napa Valley and all it has to offer than on a guided tour. Your options are vast, from riding around in old classic convertibles and wine trolleys to wine tasting on a bicycle or a private tour in a town car, limo or party bus with your friends. For custom, private tours or small group "join in" tours of Napa Valley and Sonoma, contact Napa Valley Wine Country Tours. Or, take advantage of the resort's 9 tasting rooms at The Village located right on property.

Downtown Napa

Downtown Napa has undergone a renaissance, becoming a world-class destination in its own right. Endless tasting bars let you explore small and large producers before heading up further up the valley. Culinary star power abounds in Napa with acclaimed restaurants. Craving nature? Hike the Bay Area Ridge Trail from the river to Skyline Park. Art lovers will find heaven among the sculpture gardens and galleries of 200-acre Di Rosa or along the city’s downtown. Vista Collina is pleased to offer a complimentary daily shuttle to downtown Napa, located only a few miles away.