Like Mike Tyson, wine is usually robust, is often boxed, and should never influence tattooing decisions. Imbibe the spirit of a champion with this Groupon.
$75 for San Francisco 4-Hour Cruise and Urban Winery Tour ($165 Value)
The four-hour trip kicks off with a tasting at Winery Collective, followed by a boat ride on San Francisco Bay, during which groups of at least 10 taste sparkling wine and snack on cheese, crackers and fruit. When the boat arrives at Treasure Island, the group enjoys two more tastings—one at The Winery SF and the other at VIE Winery—before returning to Pier 39. Cruises run on select Saturdays and Sundays, and start at 11:30 a.m. Passengers enjoy a 10% discount on cases purchased at any urban winery they visit. For more information, see the full cruise description.
SF Experiences guides take wine lovers on whirlwind tours of the urban winery scene by boat as well as by bus, opening up the local word of vinos to its visitors. It's not every day you get to take a boat to a winery. The SF Winery Cruise travels from the mainland to Treasure Island, San Francisco’s Wine Country. While on the water, passengers sip sparkling wine; on either shore, they sample vintages at urban wineries, all of which focus on California wines culled from areas such as Santa Barbara and Napa Valley.
For a tours that stay on dry land, the San Francisco Wine Adventure bus stops at a set of urban wineries, giving passengers tastes of the area's finest wares while relating the local history of winemaking. Historical tours of Treasure Island add to the knowledge fest, and stops for stunning photos include the famous "postcard view" of the city that makes everyone on the far shore appear to be a model.