Just 30 miles from San Francisco, the gayest city in the world, Sonoma County features laid-back wine tasting, stunning beaches, river adventures, fine dining, charming towns, and a wide variety of nightlife. Gay and gay-friendly accommodations abound, and Sonoma Country's reputation as an open place means gay travelers can explore the wonders of Wine Country and be welcomed.
For more ideas on LGBT happenings in Sonoma County, check out our gay travel blog or visit our Gay Sonoma County community on Facebook.
Check out these other resources in planning your Sonoma County vacation:
Gay Russian River Guide to gay Guerneville and the Russian River
IGLTA International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association
Tag Approved Accommodations with gay-friendly personnel and outreach
FunMaps Mapping lesbian and gay wine country
Gay Sonoma Voice of the LGBT community in wine country
And if you are interested in getting married in Sonoma County - congratulations! We are glad that you are thinking of celebrating your love here. More information about weddings, include our free service that helps you plan your nuptials, is on our weddings page, Sonoma County Weddings.
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