Southern California Wineries – A Complete Guide
Discover fabulous Southern California wineries including those in Temecula, San Diego, Ventura County, and Los Angeles.
You don’t need to make the trek north to the Napa Valley or Sonoma County to experience an unforgettable California Wine Tour. You’ll find lots of fabulous wineries located right here in Southern California. Plan a trip soon!
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San Diego Wineries
Wineries are spread throughout San Diego County. Many of the tasting rooms are located in the rural foothill towns of Ramona, Julian, and Warner Springs. Others are located not far off of Highway 15 in the towns of Escondido, Rancho Bernardo, and Fallbrook. Explore the beauty of San Diego Country on a wine tasting tour soon!
San Diego is the perfect destination to combine a wine tasting trip with beach-side fun. With 72 miles of coastline you will find the perfect beach for what you want to do, great restaurants, spectacular sunsets, and fabulous attractions. Visit the world famous San Diego Zoo, stroll through beautiful Balboa Park, delight in the marine life at Sea World, and relive history in Old Town San Diego. San Diego is known for its mild climate making it the place to vacation no matter what season it is.
Temecula is a beautiful setting for visiting Southern California wineries. The wineries range from small, charming tasting rooms to large and elegant. It’s easy to go wine tasting in Temecula as most of the wineries are located in the same area just off of I-15. There are many great wineries to visit and the city is only 80 miles south of Los Angeles.
If you’re looking for other things to do, there are many choices. Soar over the Temecula Valley in a hot air balloon, enjoy a round of golf at one of the many golf courses in the area, or try your luck at the Pechanga Casino.
Los Angeles Wineries
There are some unique wineries scattered throughout the Los Angeles area. Learn where to go to sample wine in Los Angeles and its surrounding cities. You’ll be pleasantly surprised at the high quality wines you find.
Los Angeles is a major city and has something to offer everyone. Visit great museums, enjoy a day at an amusement park, take a boat ride over to Catalina Island, or attend a professional sporting event. Disneyland is the #1 attraction in the area with California Adventures #2.
Ventura County Wineries
Ventura County offers a unique wine tasting experience. These small family owned wineries have some wonderful wines they are eager to share with you. Discover the wineries of Ventura County sometime soon. While in Ventura relax on a beach, arrange a trip to Channel Islands National Park, go whale watching, kayaking, or fish off the Ventura Pier.
Unique Southern California Accommodations
South Coast Resort and Spa- Temecula
South Coast Resort and Spa is the ideal wine country lodging for a stay surrounded by Temecula wineries. These accommodations will soothe and relax you with the beautiful surroundings and their attention to detail. The uniquely private villa will be the highlight of your romantic winery getaway. It’s a fabulous place to stay while visiting the Southern California Wineries of Temecula.
Pacific Terrace Resort – San Diego
Pacific Terrace is a lovely hotel located right on the beach in San Diego. It’s a small, boutique hotel with attention to details. Outstanding service. Most rooms overlook the ocean.
It’s a great place to experience San Diego!
Southern California Restaurants
We highly recommend specific restaurants in the Wine Country of Southern California. These are restaurants where we have enjoyed meals in the past. They’re favorites that we return to again and again. Click on this link to learn about fabulous places to dine in San Diego, Temecula, Ventura, and Laguna Beach.