A Day Trip to Gainey Winery

A Day Trip to Gainey Winery

The weekend is coming and you really need a vacation but you only have one day for a getaway. We invite you to come spend the day with us at Gainey Vineyard. The Santa Ynez Valley may be small, but it there is no shortage of things to do here. This ideal itinerary is filled with a balance of relaxation and adrenaline, time among nature and big-city sophistication including world-class wine and culinary delights.

10:00AM: Vineyard Yoga Class at Gainey

Start your day with a private yoga class gazing out among the vineyards. Relax among our pastoral backdrop with rolling hills, stunning live oaks, wide open sky, and miles of grapevines.  Your 1-hour class will have you feeling rested, relaxed, and rejuvenated. Practicing yoga prior to tasting wine opens up the senses and will allow you to experience the wine more deeply. Price: $100 and up http://www.vineyardyogasyv.com/

11:30AM: Glider Ride

After yoga head next door to the Santa Ynez Airport for a Glider Ride. On the Scenic Flight package, you will view our Gainey Ranch and Vineyards and ranch from 2,500 feet above sea level. You have rare views of Lake Cachuma, Solvang, and the Gainey Vineyard. Flight is approximately 10-15 minutes http://www.santaynezairport.com/glider.html

Noon: Wine Picnic on Vineyard View Lawn

Pick up a “Box Lunch” from Lucky Hen Larder across the street from Gainey Winery and enjoy your gourmet picnic with a bottle of Gainey Chardonnay on our Vineyard View Lawn. http://www.theluckyhenlarder.com/

1:30PM: Historic Barn Tasting with Cloud Climber Jeep

We are now offering guests the unique opportunity to taste our wines at the Gainey barn located in the heart of our Home Ranch vineyard. Available on Saturdays & Sundays, from 11am-3pm. This intimate tasting will take you from the Gainey Tasting Room, through our vineyard on Cloud Climbers Jeeps and will feature six of our Gainey wines. $15 per person. http://gaineyvineyard.com/visit-us

3:00PM: Afternoon Massage

Book a Therapeutic Massage at Terra Massage in Santa Ynez on Sagunto Street and allow yourself to be pampered with a multitude of bodywork techniques such as Carnio Sacral Therapy, Deep Tissue, Sport, Reflexology, Aromatherapy. Terra Massage will tailor your massage to your needs. 60 min./$95.00 www.terramassage.com

6:00PM: Dinner at Trattoria Grappolo

Finish your day with Gainey wine and Italian food at Grappolo’s. Trattoria Grappolo is an informal, friendly Italian bistro where you can dine on an authentic Italian meal. Abandon yourself to the scent of freshly baked pizza or the aroma of real espresso coffee. Specialties include: Carpaccio, Rollino Veneto—rolled-up pizza pouches stuffed with smoked mozzarella and radicchio—pastas, wood-fired pizzas, and fresh seafood dishes. Be sure to order their house made tiramisu for dessert. http://trattoriagrappolo.com/


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