Horse Drawn Vineyard Tour in Calistoga, California
Castello di Amorosa announces the return of the Horse Drawn Vineyard Tour to Calistoga wine country on April 2, 2011.The horse carriage tours continue April 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2011 and are offered both Saturday and Sunday in May. The horse drawn vineyard tours last approximately 30-40 minutes, followed by 30-40 minutes of reserve wine tasting in the Il Passito Reserve Room of Castello di Amorosa. The cost of the horse drawn carriage ride and wine tasting is $69. per person with advance reservations required.
Percheron Draft Horses
At 2,200 pounds and standing 18 hands high, the Percheron, a French breed of draft horse is known for its agility, strength and speed.
The Grey colored horses are named: Winston (on the left) and Rocket (on the right)
The Carriage is a 2007 model that is made similar to a circa 1800’s Vis-à-vis Carriage. With a black exterior and burgundy colored interior- a swell body with flowing, rounded lines, the horse drawn carriage seats four people comfortably.
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If You Go:
Castello di Amorosa (707) 967-6272
4045 North St. Helena Highway, Calistoga, California
Castle di Amorosa photo courtesy of Travel Writer Nancy D. Brown. Carriage photo courtesy of Castle di Amorosa.