Walla Walla is quickly becoming known as one of the best wine regions in the country! The weather, the soil, and the amazing winemakers have all turned this quiet area into an impressive array of vineyards and wineries. If you’ve never visited Walla Walla before, the many wineries and tasting rooms can seem intimidating. Luckily, we’ve listed our picks for the best Walla Walla wineries below! You’ll also find out about some of the best ways to enjoy a Walla Walla wine tour. Your adventure starts here!
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Garrison Creek Cellars
Located in a gorgeous building modeled after a historic barn in Oregon, Garrison Creek Cellars produces thousands of cases of superb wine per year, meant to be enjoyed within their stunning property. They are definitely one of our favorite Walla Walla wineries!
Tero Estates specializes in creating the finest, hand-harvested wines. They also are the creators of Flying Trout, Waters Winery, and 21 Grams. You can clearly see their passion for winemaking!
Foundry Vineyards is combining art and wine. They provide the opportunity to see rare and magnificent art exhibits while sampling remarkable wines. They host numerous art shows, free to the public, where you can appreciate the latest works from artists from all over and try their latest wine creations as well!
L’Ecole No. 41
A second generation, family-owned institution, L’Ecole No. 41 is one of the most distinguished Walla Walla, Washington wineries. Located in a historic schoolhouse, this winery is the third-oldest in Walla Walla. It produces some of the most amazing wines around and has been recognized on Wine and Spirit’s list of Top 100 Wineries for over ten consecutive years.
Spring Valley Vineyards
You can’t leave out this iconic landmark during your Walla Walla wine tours! Located within 111 acres of scenic terrain, Spring Valley Vineyards offers a wide range of French-influenced wines.
Three Rivers Winery
An abundance of activities awaits you at Three Rivers Winery! Take a tour of their cellar and barrel room, sample their award-winning wines created from some of the finest grapes in Washington, and browse their gift shop.
Zerba Cellars is a family-owned winery offering a wide selection of wines from vineyards located throughout the Walla Walla Valley and surrounding area. They produce a tremendous variety of food-friendly wines for all tastes and budgets. Zerba Cellars was recognized as Wine Press Northwest’s 2011 Winery of the Year.
Another family-run and award-winning business, Reininger Winery focuses on creating excellent wines using hand-harvested grapes from the Walla Walla area. Visit their elegant tasting room to explore the many wines they offer under both the Reininger and Helix labels.
A relatively new winery, Saviah Cellars was founded in 2000 yet has already made a name for itself, earning recognition as one of the “Rising Stars in Washington” by Wine Spectator in 2010. Offering numerous wines under the Classic, Estate, Reserve, and Jack labels, Saviah Cellars provides wine tastings daily and vineyard tours (by appointment only) for visitors to explore the many attractions they offer.
Book a Walla Walla Wine Tour
The best way to visit multiple wineries is to book a wine tour! We offer transportation in our luxurious limousine to all our guests. You can customize your own wine tour, from the number of guests to the length of the excursion, or you can book our special Wine Tour package! It includes a four-hour wine tour in our limousine to a select group of the above wineries. We promise to visit as many wineries as time allows. It also includes a picnic lunch for two, making this the perfect romantic thing to do during your stay. This package is for two guests, but we can easily make it a group package for just a small fee!
Blend Your Own Bottle of Wine
For a unique wine-tasting experience, add our BYOBW package to your reservation! This package includes a four-hour chauffeured tour, a picnic lunch for two, and an exclusive 90-minute wine-blending experience for two at Northstar Winery. Each guest is able to blend from several varietals to create their special bottle of wine!
Book our Elite Experience
If you’re an experienced wine taster, consider booking our Elite Experience for Walla Walla Wine Enthusiasts package instead! This is perfect for the most discerning wine and dining connoisseurs. It includes a chauffeured four-hour wine tour, a picnic lunch for two, and a seven-course tasting menu for two with chef-selection wine pairings at our restaurant, The Vine, and a bottle of Saviah Rosé waiting for you in your suite!
Enjoy a Six-Day Wine Tour Extravaganza
Combine two of the country’s most popular wine regions in one amazing vacation! This six-day wine tour includes a three-day stay at Cameo Heights Mansion, where you can get a personal tour of the on-site Walla Walla River Vineyard, and a three-hour chauffeured excursion at area wineries. Then, you’ll drive the four hours to the Pommard Room at Youngberg Hill Vineyards and Inn, located in McMinnville, Oregon. There, you’ll spend three nights in their elegant accommodations, with a wine-tasting reception each evening, a vineyard and winery tour (including a barrel tasting), concierge service to visit other wineries, and a complimentary bottle of wine in your room when you arrive.
Stay at Cameo Heights Mansion
Are you ready to experience the best of Walla Walla wineries? Then book your room at Cameo Heights Mansion. Our bed and breakfast resort is the perfect place to begin and end your days in town. Between trips to the wineries and meals at The Vine, consider indulging in a relaxing spa treatment. Our on-site facility is the perfect place to enjoy a massage, facial, or other beauty treatment. Simply add a spa service to your reservation when booking online, and we’ll do the rest!