cycling wine

There is no better way to experience the scenic beauty of the Santa Ynez Valley than going on a Santa Barbara Wine country cycling tour. Many bike tours include picnics, wine tastings and more. Below are our favorite Santa Barbara Country Cycling Tours.

Santa Barbara Wine Country Cycling Tours offers full day and half day tour options. Their daily guided tour departs from Santa Ynez. Half day tours depart at 9:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m and includes lunch as well as a wine tasting. Prices for half day tours that include lunch and a wine tasting start at $150 per person (for groups of 2-3). Another beautiful tour is the Ballard canyon Loop tour which is approximately 20 miles in length and is a fantastic glimpse into the beauty and majesty of Santa Barbara Wine Country. Among the scenery enjoy vineyards, apple orchards and more.

Cycling followed by a massage? Where can we sign up. The Wine, Dine and Unwind package includes a gift certificate for a massage. The price for this half day tour starts at $425 for two people.
Looking for more of a cycling challenge? The Full Day cycling tours provide an opportunity to experience the scenic beauty of Santa Barbara. Full day tours typically kick off at 9:00 a.m. and go until 3:00 p.m. Full day guided tours go through the Foxen Canyon, Santa Rosa Road and a tour of the Santa Ynez Valley. Full Day tours average around 30 miles so it’s a great workout as well.

Cycling Escapes
For the more advanced cyclists cycling escapes offers cycling for those looking for more of an intense cycling experience. The cycling tour of California Solvang Wine country is a 402 6 day cycling tour. Participants will have a base camp in the heart of the Santa Ynez Wine region from which they’ll explore the countryside.