Life opens up in Sonoma County, California.
Just as winemakers let wine "breathe," or open up, to better taste a wine, Sonoma County invites visitors to do the same. We invite travelers to open up and experience the subtleties of visiting one of the most stunning corners of America. This couldn't be truer now, as life, and travel, opens back up.
As leisure travel officially returns to Sonoma County, and hotels reopening, we’ve saved a seat for you. Sonoma County is a place to connect with the land. And also with each other.
Enjoy simple pleasures, like sampling food from our farms to your table. Savor wine from the heart and soul of wine country. Experience natural wonders like towering redwoods and the rugged Northern California coastline. And experience unique adventures like paddling down the Russian River toward the mouth of the Pacific Ocean or hot air ballooning over lush vineyards. So join us. Sonoma County calls you to open up and live your dreams.
A new inspiration guide to planning the perfect Sonoma County road trip for your summer or fall getaway in 2020.
We understand that you have many questions and concerns about traveling this year. You can find more information about Sonoma County's tourism and hospitality industry safety measures here:
July 2020 Update: During the current COVID-19 pandemic, many Sonoma County experiences and activities are still available and ready for you to enjoy, such as lodging, outdoor activities, outdoor dining and wine tasting, and much more. See What's Open.
Safe Travels in Sonoma County
Sonoma County Tourism joins with our health department, and all County officials in ensuring all persons who are in public places wear a facial covering. Please note each one in the video has a mask readily available should they come in contact with another person. We take the health and wellbeing of our local residents, employees and visitors very seriously and why we instituted the Safe Travels Promise.
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