Horses are some of the most perceptive animals, as evidenced by the saying, "You can lead a horse to water, but you can't explain his intimate knowledge of your childhood fears." Tap into equine insight with this Groupon.
$99 for One-Hour Winery Tour in Horse-Drawn Carriage with Bottle of Wine ($220 Value)
Temecula Carriage Company's horses lead chariots in tracing scenic routes through the Temecula Valley's vineyards. Experienced guides direct the steeds as they trot past opulent villas at South Coast Winery Resort and Spa, wind through the lush, manicured gardens of Ponte Winery, and furtively attempt to replace carriage wheels with wine barrels at Wiens Family Cellars. At each winery, guests can pause from sightseeing to partake in wine tastings ($7–$15 each).
Temecula Carriage Company
Charioteers at Temecula Carriage Company champion the pageantry and romance of horse-drawn-carriage rides, tracing serene, scenic routes down the back roads of Temecula's wine country. The experienced guides doff their top hats and usher riders aboard ornate wrought-iron Cinderella carriages before whispering the secret password for "go" into the ears of their elegant steeds. The company's open-air carriages can be chartered to bestow an antique opulence at weddings, birthdays, and corporate events.