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Santa Ynez & Santa Barbara Wine Tours

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Designated Drivers For Tasting in Santa Ynez Valley and Santa Barbara Wine Country Regions of California.

Let our Santa Barbara private driver take you on an unforgettable Santa Barbara wine tour. The Santa Barbara Wine Country is actually located in the Santa Ynez valley (approximately 40 minutes north of the city of Santa Barbara) and includes Foxen Canyon, Santa Maria, Santa Ynez, Los Olivos, Happy Canyon, Solvang, Los Alamos, Buellton, the Lompoc Wine Ghetto & beyond. 

Rate (4-Hour Minimum)

✅ $50/hour • 1-5 passengers
✅ $60/hour • 6-10 passengers
✅ $70/hour • 11-15 passengers


Due Upon Booking

A $100 booking deposit will be applied to the total trip cost.
Please pay driver remaining charges + any gratuity in CASH.
48-hour cancellation policy.

You may use this booking form even if you are not booking for purposes of wine touring/tasting, such as dinners and special events.

Please Note: If your desired date is unavailable, please call us to be added to the wait list, as we do have cancellations which free up otherwise unavailable drivers.

Select your date and then click the pop-down which appears to enter the booking form.


Destination Drivers brings Santa Barbara tourists up to the most beautiful wineries in Santa Ynez with a private wine driver. To hire a designated driver connects you with the best wineries in Santa Barbara in a safe and fun manner.

Since 2011, we have treated 50,000 visitors to safe transportation throughout California and continue to offer wine tours in Santa Barbara.

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With a private wine driver, you may visit the Foxen Wine Trail, Santa Rita Hills, Buellton, Solvang, Santa Ynez, Happy Canyon wineries, Los Olivos Tasting Rooms, Lompoc Wine Ghetto, Breweries, Restaurants in Los Alamos, and much more.

“Super fun and unique experience enjoying a delicious wine tour in Santa Barbara – in my own car! I would highly recommend!” -Stefan, Yelp

Every wine tasting driver is trained to ensure they provide 5-Star tours. It is our goal to offer the best wine tasting experience in Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez.

Wine Tour group at Lincourt Winery in the Santa Ynez Valley

Wine Tour group at Lincourt Winery in the Santa Ynez Valley

Your personal chauffer opens your door, provides water, takes photos, carries your purchases, keeps you on track for each wine tasting, calls wineries when adjustments are needed. They’ll even walk your dog (there are numerous dog-friendly wineries in Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez). Drivers protect your wine, coordinate lunch when needed, and much more.

After your tastings finish, we are happy to accompany you to any of the best Santa Ynez restaurants, or to dinner in Santa Barbara. Your wine driver is also bookable for dinners special events aside from wine touring, such as concerts, weddings, and airport runs. Don’t hesitate to call and ask, “Hey, can we book a driver for…?”

Our wine tour guests visit the best wineries in Santa Barbara.

Our wine tour guests visit the best wineries in Santa Barbara.


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