Tucked away in the heart of the Napa Valley, you’re about to experience the true meaning of full immersion. It’s how you like to approach things: all in. As you step out of one of the hotels in St. Helena, CA you see the sun rising over the swell of the meticulous vine rows covering the surrounding hills. You pause to watch it bathe everything in a golden haze that recollects the enjoyment of the excellent vintage from the night before. Stone buildings and churches with unexpected turrets recalling another century, or perhaps even another continent, accompany your quiet morning stroll.
You smell the scent of grapes slowly ripening under the emerging blue skies as you mentally plan out your day. After leaving your St. Helena hotel and picking up one of the rental cars in St. Helena, the dozens of wineries in the surrounding areas beckon you to come forth and partake in the spirits of the land. Shall you have a bottle next to a bubbling fountain in a Spanish courtyard? Or perhaps seek something more contemporary or rustic? Driving through the curving roads under canopies of intersecting trees forming impromptu love tunnels, wine country has cast its spell upon you..
Only a short drive from many Sacramento hotels, the small but proud city of St. Helena preserves the integrity of its role as an agricultural center while offering new levels of decadent eating and drinking with the highest concentration of Michelin rated restaurants in the region. Explore the main street of the Napa Valley from hotels near St. Helena, CA or kick back and take in the surrounding horizons full of future vintages. Combine your bookings on Travelocity for discounts to take advantage of the fine cuisine and seemingly bottomless bottles. Like every newly uncorked bottle of wine, St. Helena offers you a myriad of new experiences under the soft angles of the California sun.