Suggested Luxury Tours

Cascadia and Puget Sound (Luxury Tour)

Group size: 8

Escape to the scenic Pacific Northwest for the best of golf and wine touring in the hottest up and coming wine region in the world. luxury yarra valley tour company Washington State’s vineyards lie at the same latitude as the famous wine growing regions of France. Combined with a diverse range of climates, Washington vineyards are also able to produce varietals found in Italy, Spain, Portugal and Germany.

Washington’s golf courses are growing in notoriety as well with the state hosting the 2010 U.S. Amateur Championship and the upcoming 2015 U.S. Open Championship. From the majestic mountain courses with towering fir and pine trees to seaside links golf, Washington golf has it all.

Great golf, private barrel tastings, PGA golf instruction, first class accommodations and stellar cuisine paired with world class wine all add up to a phenomenal escape from the everyday.

The Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrive at Wenatchee’s Pangborn Memorial Airport to be met by your PGA Tour Guide and Instructor, Charlie Thurston.

Transfer to Cave B Estate Winery and Inn overlooking the Columbia River Gorge. One of Washington’s most unique estate wineries, the resort features a landscape like no other, with multiple microclimates resulting in a broad range of varietals. Cave B has 19 different wines currently available. Cave B has been awarded Conde’ Nast 2012 Reader’s Choice Award Recipient Top 10 Resorts in the Pacific Northwest.

Afternoon/evening, tour Cave B Estate Winery with a private wine tasting and wine blending experience followed by a hosted welcome dinner at Tendrils restaurant featuring a five course meal with wine pairings.

Overnight at Cave B Inn

Day 2: Transfer to Suncadia Resort located in the beautiful Cascade Mountains for a morning round of golf with cart on the Prospector Course at Suncadia, rated “Best New Public Course” by Golf Digest magazine in 2006 and “Top new course” by golf Week magazine in 2007.

Following golf, tour Swiftwater Cellars, billed as Washington’s Ultimate Destination Winery. Inspired by the wineries of Europe, South America and South Africa, Swiftwater Cellars features two labels with nine different wines and a relaxing natural setting accentuated by a European sophistication.

Overnight at the Inn at Suncadia, an intimate and elegant lodge that features a mountain setting with golf course views and stunning Northwest style design.

Day 3: Morning golf clinic with PGA instructor, Charlie Thurston and host professional at the Suncadia Practice Center followed by a round of golf with cart on the new Rope Rider golf course at Suncadia. This Jacobsen Hardy designed golf course was named in honor of the miners who rode the roped coal cars that maneuvered the steep mine shafts on the property. You will be among the first to experience what promises to be one of the premier layouts in the Pacific Northwest.

The rest of the afternoon is at your leisure to enjoy the amenities at the world class Suncadia Resort including the aqua center, hiking and more wine drinking.

Overnight at The inn at Suncadia

Day 4: This morning, transfer to Woodinville Wine Country in the Puget Sound region. Although part of a major metropolitan area, the Woodinville Wine Country still manages a laid back pastoral feel perfect for wine tasting; today is all about wine.

We start with the Ultimate tour and tasting at one of Washington’s oldest wineries, the venerable Chateau Ste. Michelle in the morning.

Afternoon will find us at a private tasting at the combined wine facility and wine tasting room of Novelty Hill Winery and Januick Winery.

Following the afternoon private tastings, explore the multiple tasting rooms of the nearby Hollywood Hills area representing more than 20 wineries throughout Washington State.

Overnight at the incredibly luxurious and tranquil Willows Lodge in the heart of Woodinville Wine Country

Day 5: Morning links golf clinic at Chambers Bay Golf Links with PGA instructor, Charlie Thurston and host professional followed by a round of true links golf at Chambers Bay, host of the 2010 U.S. Amateur and 2015 U.S. Open. This true links golf course is reminiscent of the great links of the British Isles and the location on Puget Sound is nothing less than stunning. Discover what the rest of the world will soon learn about this crown jewel of American golf.

Overnight at Willows Lodge

Day 6: Play a morning round of golf with cart at The Club at Newcastle Coal Creek course, with stunning views of Lake Washington, Seattle skyline and the Olympic Mountains. This scenic golf course is as beautiful as it is challenging.

This afternoon will feature a private wine tasting at historic Columbia Winery. Considered Washington State’s first premier winery, Columbia Winery is a leader in the Washington wine industry to this day.

This evening will feature a hosted farewell dinner with wine at the Barking Frog restaurant at Willows Lodge.

Overnight at Willows Lodge

Day 7: Depart to SeaTac International Airport for flight home.

This luxury tour includes:

3 rounds of golf with golf cart

1 round of links golf*(Chambers Bay Golf Links is a walking only golf course. Caddies are available for an additional charge and with advanced reservation)

6 night’s luxury lodging

5 private wine tastings/tours with additional access to multiple tasting rooms

2 PGA golf clinics

2 hosted dinners with wine pairings

Tour tee prizes

PGA daily competition service

Daily PGA golf concierge service

Daily ground transportation during tour

All state and local taxes

Luxury tour price:

$4095.00 USD per person based on double occupancy and group size of 8 golfers/wine lovers.

*based on availability at time of booking

Inland Empire and Walla Walla (Luxury Tour)

Group Size: 8 golfers

Discover two of the Pacific Northwest’s hidden gems, the Inland Empire and the Walla Walla Valley. Featuring 300 days of sunshine a year, both regions possess world class golf and wine.

From towering Ponderosa pines to the rolling hills of the Palouse and from the foothills of the Rockies to the base of the Blue Mountains, the natural beauty will astound any traveler.

Though still a bit undiscovered by much of the world, Walla Walla is fast becoming the marquee wine destination in the Pacific Northwest.

World class golf, private barrel tastings, PGA golf instruction, first class cuisine and luxury accommodations combine to provide you a giant slice of the good life.

The Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrive at Spokane International Airport to be greeted by your PGA Tour Guide and Instructor, Charlie Thurston.

Visit the scenic Arbor Crest Cliffhouse for an afternoon private wine tasting and tour. Drink in the world class wine and views from this incredible cliff side setting.

Transfer to the historic Davenport Hotel in downtown Spokane. Dating back to 1914, the Davenport blends the best of tradition with modern convenience and style for a true luxury experience.

This evening will feature a hosted Welcome Dinner at venerable Churchill’s Steakhouse.

Overnight at the Davenport Hotel – Spokane

Day 2: Morning golf clinic at Spokane Country Club with PGA Instructor, Charlie Thurston and host professional followed by a round of golf with cart at historic Spokane Country Club. Founded in 1898 and at its’ current location since 1910, Spokane Country Club is not only one of the oldest clubs west of the Mississippi River, it is one of the oldest clubs in America. In 1946, Spokane Country Club hosted the first ever United States Women’s Open won by the legendary Patty Berg. Set on the Little Spokane River amidst towering Ponderosa pines, Spokane Country Club is a true gem of American golf history.

After golf, enjoy a private wine tasting and tour at Trezzi Farm Winery. Trezzi Farm is a boutique winery in the hills of Green Bluff with an Italian feel and inspiration. The pastoral feel of Green Bluff makes it easy to forget that you are at the doorstep of the city.

Overnight at the Davenport Hotel – Spokane

Day 3: Morning round of golf with cart at the Coeur D’Alene Resort Golf Club on scenic Lake Coeur D’Alene, home of the famous floating green. Described as “America’s Most Beautiful Resort Golf Course” by Golf Digest magazine, Coeur D’Alene Resort Golf Club is an unforgettable experience.

After golf, transfer to Coeur D’Alene Cellars for a private wine tasting and tour. Known for their Rhone style wines, Coeur D’Alene Cellars is a family run boutique winery that has been rapidly gaining notoriety in the wine industry.

Overnight at the world class Coeur D’Alene Resort on the shores of Lake Coeur D’Alene.

Day 4: Transfer to Coeur D’Alene Casino Resort, home of Circling Raven Golf Club, for a morning golf clinic with PGA Instructor, Charlie Thurston and host professional at the impressive Circling Raven Practice Center followed by a round of golf with cart at the stunning Circling Raven Golf Club. This Gene Bates designed gem is one of the top golf courses in the Pacific Northwest. Winding through pine forest and along the edge of the Palouse Hills, Circling Raven is a visual delight and a challenge for golfers of every level.

Overnight at the Coeur D’Alene Casino Resort Spa Tower

Day 5: Transfer to Pullman Washington for a round of golf with cart at Palouse Ridge Golf Club, home to the Washington State University Golf Program and host to the 2013 Men’s NCAA Western Regional Golf Tournament. Designed by John Harbottle III, Palouse Ridge blends links golf elements with a unique Pacific Northwest setting for a challenging round of golf unlike anything you have experienced.

After golf, transfer to Walla Walla for an evening wine tasting and tour at the stylish Waterbrook Winery. At Waterbrook you will experience award winning wines in a truly tranquil setting.

Transfer to the Marcus Whitman Hotel in downtown Walla Walla, your home for the next four nights. Originally opened in 1928, the Marcus Whitman is an experience in luxury and grandeur.

Day 6: Morning golf clinic at Wine Valley Golf Club with PGA Instructor, Charlie Thurston and host professional followed by a round of golf with cart at the award winning Wine Valley Golf Club. A true inland links golf course, Wine Valley Golf Club was named to the “Top 100 Modern Golf Courses” list by GolfWeek Magazine in 2012 and Golf Magazines’ “Best New Courses You Can Play” list. Wine Valley is a true modern day gem.

After golf, experience a private wine tasting and tour at L’Ecole No. 41. A second generation, family owned winery founded in 1983, L’Ecole’s tasting room is located in a turn-of-the century schoolhouse. This afternoon will also feature a private wine tasting at neighboring Woodward Canyon Winery. Woodward Canyon is not only one of the first wineries in this wine mecca; it is synonymous with quality in the Pacific Northwest.

Overnight at the Marcus Whitman Hotel – Walla Walla

Day 7: Today is all about wine! This morning will feature a private wine tasting and tour at Pepper Bridge Winery. A family owned winery, Pepper Bridge specializes in elegant and balanced wines.

Next, take the short journey over to Northstar Winery for another private wine tasting and tour. Noted for their world class merlots, Northstar Winery combines old world wine-making with new world innovation.

This afternoon will feature a private wine tasting and tour at scenic Basel Cellars Estate Winery. Enjoy the elegant grounds overlooking vineyards that produce Bordeaux varietal grapes.

Overnight at the Marcus Whitman Hotel – Walla Walla

Day 8: Morning round of golf with cart at Wine Valley Golf Club. If there was ever a golf course worth playing twice during a vacation, Wine Valley is it!

After golf, transfer to nearby Cougar Crest Winery for a private wine tasting and tour. Cougar Crest’s award winning wines are made exclusively form estate grown grapes in the Walla Walla Valley.

Transfer to nearby Three Rivers Winery for a private tasting in a truly unique setting. Experience award winning, ultra premium wine while touring their state-of-the-art barrel room, wine cellar and three hole par 3 golf course. Yes, more golf and wine at the same time!

This evening will feature a hosted farewell dinner at T Maccarone’s, a modern Italian bistro in Washington Wine Country.

Overnight at the Marcus Whitman Hotel – Walla Walla

Day 9: Depart for Walla Walla Regional Airport for the flight home.

This luxury tour includes:

6 rounds of golf with cart (gratuity for forecaddie at Coeur D’Alene Resort Golf Club not included)

8 night’s luxury lodging

11 private wine tastings/winery tours

3 PGA golf clinics

2 hosted dinners with wine

Tour tee prizes

PGA daily competition service

Daily PGA golf concierge service

Daily ground transportation during tour

All state and local taxes

Tour package price:

$4500.00 USD per person based on double occupancy and group size of 8 golfers/wine lovers.

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