The Little Wine Bus - Culinary Wine and Adventure Tours

WINE TOURS, PARTIES, BREWERY TOURS & MUCH MORE!

TAKE ME TO THE VINO:  $145/PP* **

Our fun and ultra creative public buses depart midtown Manhattan (Times Square) seasonal weekends all year long.  We pick-up for any size private party all over the tri-state area with our limousines, towncars, Luxury SUV’s and of course our Little, medium and BIG Wine Buses! Additional stops can be arranged for a fee.

Tour includes:  3 great winery visits, all wine tastings at each winery, a grand cellar tour, wine education, full buffet lunch (sometimes we do delicious hearty bagged lunches during the busy season), dessert, afternoon snacks, water, raffles, wine trivia, cheese, cracker & fruit platters, great music and fun on the bus, bus movie for way home, a signature wine glass to take home, and FUN, FUN, FUN! We even have a state of the art Karaoke bus available to for rent which is very popular!! Too much more to list and we are full of fun and creative surprises!  Call us for more details, schedule and reservations.

*   The only thing not included is your mandatory gratuity to your driver which and will be discussed at time of booking.

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  • WINE TOUR BIRTHDAY/BACHELORETTE PARTIES: $150/PP & up

What goes well with a wine themed cake?  A specially decorated bus of course!  Be whisked away to three wineries aboard your Little Birthday/Bachelorette Wine Bus.  When you arrive, venture inside the cool dark caveaux de vin (wine cellar). You'll be welcomed by the gentle flicker of candles glancing off mossy stone walls and wooden casks.  Blow out the candles, make a wish and celebrate a birthday or bachelorette party in a way that will be talked about for years.

We'll provide a delicious country buffet (sometimes we do delicious hearty bagged lunches during the busy season) during the trip and a tray of imported cheese, fruit, crackers, chocolate and strawberries (strawberries & chocolates are seasonal).  Goodie bags, snacks, special gift bag for the party gal or guy.  You'll also receive signature wine glasses from select wineries, raffles and more. We have a list of customizable elements that can include champagne w/custom label, champagne & strawberries upon arrival, upgraded goodie bags, custom favors & much more. We can also cater your party with custom wine themed cakes and cupcakes - they cost a little extra, but they're worth the indulgence. (Wine themed cakes are $45 and up, cupcakes are $5.00 each.)

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THE HUDSON VALLEY WEEKENDER - Wine Tour Package - Prices TBD

Let us design your entire weekend in the beautiful historic Hudson Valley Wine Country!  We will customize your weekend to include, a hotel stay at one of our partner hotels with great rates, your full wine or beer tour day, a free r/t shuttle to the famous Newburgh Riverfront filled with trendy bars, restaurants, (casual and fine dining) cafes, coffee shops, & stunning views for dinner or lunch. We also specialize & arrange Spa weekends, Meditating and Detoxifying hikes along the beautiful lakes and mountains with licensed guides, fun Kayak adventures around a stunning historic castle on the river, Scenic boat rides up and down the great Hudson River, visits to the best farmers markets, West Point Museum, Castle visits, Ziplining down mountains, Ski & Snowboard packages, Snowshoe Tours around Lakes, Ice Skating, Woodbury Commons Shopping Outlets, Orange County Choppers and much more! We are VERY creative Travel Agents!

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THE HUDSON VALLEY WINE & ADVENTURE TOUR: $155/PP & up

Full Day:  Start your morning off with one of our “get healthy and happy” scenic and fun adventure tours and then end your day eating and drinking great local wine absorbing amazing views at 1 or 2 of our charming and beautiful wineries! (see adventure tour descriptions & photos under adventure tour link on our website)  The most popular tours are Kayak & Wine, Hike & Wine, Zip Line & Wine, Bike & Wine & Ski/Snowboard & Wine & Castles & Wine. We can also do breweries after instead if that’s your wish.  Some things are very creative and we do not disclose.  Also, we welcome all new creative ideas as sometimes our guests know exactly what they want to do in the am before hitting the wineries or breweries! (all adventure tours have safety lessons and guidelines for you and they all have certified guides for each activity and liability release forms must be signed prior to activity)  Some activities are a little more than other.

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THE HUDSON VALLEY WINERY & BREWERY COMBO TOUR - $155/PP

Have the best of both worlds in a single day - You Choose! 2 charming Wineries and 1 ultra cool Brewery OR 2 ultra cool Breweries and 1 charming Winery!  Tour fully operational Wine Cellars and Breweries, meet the Wine Makers and Brew Masters and see what really goes on behind the scenes while sampling different wine and beer along with culinary style foods that pair well with each.  Includes lunch, appetizers, snacks and all tastings of course!  Most popular for parties and corporate events and team building! 
Call us or see more detail at: The Little Beer Bus

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THE HUDSON VALLEY CHEESE & WINE MAKING TOUR:  $185/PP

Enjoy a half day experiencing real farm life....... learn hands on how to make delicious & organic local cheeses at an active and beautiful Hudson Valley farm with the Cheesemakers! Make and sample cheeses, visit with the cute and sweet farm animals, and take home what you make!  After, we will head to two charming wineries to tour cool wine cellars, spend quality time with the winemakers as well as taste all their wines and maybe enjoy your cheeses paired with the wine. Spend time enjoying the stunning views, have lunch & dessert while relaxing in our serene wineries! 

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THE HUDSON VALLEY GRAND DISTILLERY TOUR! $155/PP

Did you ever wonder how Vodka, Bourbon, Rum, Grappa, Gin, Cordials, and Brandies are made? Learn how on our unique and extremely educational, yet super fun Distillery tour!  We tour the great German Stills, see the making in progress while learning and tasting with the Award Winning Distillers in this picturesque and historic Hudson Valley Region!  Enjoy 3 awesome Distillery stops!  2 of the distilleries are also full wineries so you can sample and buy their wine if you wish.  We includes full buffet lunch, special dessert, afternoon snacks, water, a raffle prize, cheese & cracker, & fruit platters, great music on fun on the bus, bus movie for way home, and too much more to list!  The prefect event for those looking to learn something unique and interesting! Great for Corporate Events, Private Parties and/or the “Ultra Connoisseur”. Call us for more details.

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PRIVATE & EXCLUSIVE WINE EVENTS: TBA

  • "Meet the Wine Maker" Lunch & Learn *
  • "Meet the Wine Maker" Dinner & Intense Wine Seminar* 

*These private lunch & Dinner roundtable discussions with the winery owners are a unique, remarkable, and educational experience and available exclusively for The Little Wine Bus guests. As all requests and parties are unique and require different menus and pricing, please call us for pricing and group size to price accordingly.

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WINE TOUR THEMED PARTIES: $155/PP & Up

  • Get adventurous and create your own themed party.  If a music themed party's your thing, we'll organize a 70's disco or 80's style music bus.  How about a ghoulish Halloween wine trip, Mardi Gras, or Roman toga theme? We do vegas and casino themes, color themes, movie themes and more. Get creative, and we'll turn your ideas into reality.  We'll decorate the bus and winery tables with all the cool décor, include trivia games, food, music, snacks, goodie bags, raffles and anything fun that can fit your creativity and your budget.  
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  • Full Day or Evening Winery Dinner Experience: $170/PP*

    This is a unique winery that is amazing and is a 5-hour lovely event that includes a full wine tasting and tour, a 5-course homemade Italian dinner (family style) on a stunning winery with breathtaking views, porches with rocking chairs and tables, live entertainment & great music, fun & dancing at a warm family owned Italian Winery.

  • Saturdays 6-11pm & Sundays 12-5pm. (seasonal) It’s a wonderful wine experience not to be missed for a special party, event or quality time with family and friends who love a festive outing!

  • *This price is based on 15-20 with own transportation. Prices vary for other sized vehicles.
  • * discounts apply for full-time students, seniors, military, travel agents, wine industry professionals, press, travel writers, large groups, and fully escorted land only tours & walking tours with own transportation, & repeat clients. Proof must be shown day of tour.
    * discounts for expectant “mommy’s to be” & non-drinkers.
    * all prices vary by vehicle type, number of guests & pick-up location.
    * Under 21 years of age will get a bracelet and a discounted ticket or family events only. Call for questions on any of the above.
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  • Special Notes

    If you are looking for a group event to Tuthilltown Spirits Distillery, we will require 3 weeks advanced bookings.

 

If you're looking for adventurous outdoor tours, paired with wine, see our adventure tours

 

Please see our cancellation policy.