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- $89 for an Ancient Lakes and Wenatchee winery tour for one, available select Saturdays and Sundays through mid-November ($129 value)
This approximately 10-hour round-trip tour departs from Seattle at 9:45 a.m. Aboard a luxury motorcoach, groups will enjoy trivia, snacks, and entertainment as they’re transported across the picturesque Cascade Mountains to the Ancient Lakes and Wenatchee Valley regions. Their first stop is Chateau Faire Le Pont, where they’ll learn about the wine-making process and feast on a gourmet three-course meal including stuffed chicken over penne and homemade truffles. After lunch, tours continue to the bustling Pybus Public Market, where guests sample artisan foods and sip wines from Jones Winery. The final stop takes guests near the banks of the Columbia River; at Beaumont Cellars, winemaker Pete Beaumont walks guests through his process and doles out samples of his award-winning wines. At each stop, guests will have access to exclusive discounts on wine bottles and cases.
- $99 for a Lake Chelan winery tour for one, available select Saturdays and Sundays through mid-November ($139 value)
This approximately 12-hour round-trip tour departs from Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood at 9:00 a.m. After a ride filled with entertainment, trivia, and snacks, guests arrive in the verdant town of Lake Chelan. At Lake Chelan Winery, tour-goers will take in a tour and tasting before heading to the nearby Chelan Gold Hard Cider facility for a lesson on cidermaking fundamentals. After those twin tours, guests can pair a glass of wine or cider with a rustic BBQ meal on the vineyard’s rolling grounds. After lunch, the tour continues through the apple orchards of Manson, and includes a stop at Wapato Point Cellars. Tours conclude with leisurely free time in downtown Lake Chelan before heading back to Seattle.
Sound Excursions describes their carefully curated group experiences as "field trips for adults." It's easy to see why: every outing takes groups to a new realm of Washington, whether it's the frothy shores of Puget Sound, inland forests and mountains, or tables at Seattle's thriving restaurants. The events held at these diverse locations range from culinary workshops on topics such as sushi-making and moonshine-tasting, to adventurous excursions with whitewater rafting or kayaking, to laid-back themed party cruises. For many outings, luxury transportation is provided.