Best Romantic California Getaway Ideas For You and Your Loved One
If you and your special someone are looking for the best place to spend some quality time together, here are some of the best places to visit to get that luxurious and elegant California treatment!
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
If you and your partner are art enthusiasts and are looking for a great place to dive into your shared passion, then you should visit the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. It is the home to more than 33,000 sculptures, paintings, photographs, designs, architectures and media arts. Its a collection of contemporary and modern art, completely focused on 20th-century art and artists. The museum organizes about twenty exhibitions and three hundred educational programs every year.
You and your loved one can also have a visit at the cafes located inside the museum. The “Sightglass” cafe serves up handcrafted coffee creations and an assortment of pastries. It is also adjacent to the Photography Interpretive Gallery. The “Cafe 5”, on the other hand, offers coffee from iconic Italian roaster illy and wines with a relaxing view of the sculpture garden.
Clos Pegase Winery and Tasting Room
Clos Pegase Winery & Tasting Room boasts a memorable blend of wine and architecture when visiting this incredible getaway. The winery offers you and your loved one the opportunity to spend the day exploring the estate, appreciating the architecture and sipping fine wine.
Clos Pegase offers two wine tasting experiences. First is the “Daily Estate Flight”. It is hosted at the famous tasting room that overlooks their Heritage Garden, Applebone Vineyard and gives a spectacular view of the Mayacamas Mountains. You will be served a seasonal white wine and four additional estate-grown and current release wines. The second tasting experience is the “Connoisseur Cave Tour and Tasting”. This is an all inclusive tour where you can learn about the history with a visit of the production area and the Cave Theatre. You will be served current release and library wines, artisanal cheese and charcuterie.
Palace of Fine Arts
The Palace of Fine Arts in the Marina district of San Francisco, California, is one of the remaining of the ten palaces in the 1915 Panama-Pacific Exhibition that is still standing today. The others were torn down but this palace was saved and restored in 1965. The venue at Palace of Fine Arts is now available for corporate events, private galas, trade shows, weddings and other events in need of a large space.
The Palace of Fine Arts is also a museum and a theater where it hosts numerous art exhibits, live performances and concerts. You can check out the current and upcoming events here.
Platypus Wine Tours
For wine loving couples, booking a tour with Platypus Tours is the perfect way to have a great time and have a more intimate experience in the wine country. The Platypus Tours is a transportation and touring company that specializes in wine tours in the Sonoma Valley, Napa Valley, Calistoga, St. Helena, North Sonoma County, Russian River, Carneros, West Side, Dry Creek, and Alexander Valley as well as other spots in the famous Wine Country.
They specialize in tours around smaller, charming back roads vineyards, historic wineries and family owned operations.They offer private tours for up to 8 people, whereby you can select the wineries you want to visit and create a customized tour experience. This is a great way to taste and learn more about wine with your loved one.
Napa Valley Balloons, Inc.
Have you ever wanted to experience riding a hot air balloon and check that off your couples’ bucket list? Now, it is possible by booking a hot air balloon ride at Napa Valley Balloons, Inc. It is the oldest balloon company in the area and was founded by Don Surplus in 1978. It is also the leading hot air balloon company in the United States known for both its reputation and its excellence. The pilots have a combined experience of more than 23,000 flight hours, which makes them the most experienced staff in the valley.
They offer pre-flight coffee, pastries, tea, juice, and fruits. You can enjoy a sunrise hot-air balloon flight over the beautiful Napa Valley. Experience the fresh breeze and the the valley's extraordinary natural beauty. You can then finish off your experience with a classic American buffet breakfast and sparkling wine at the acclaimed Domaine Chandon Winery.
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