Daytime Journeys

With the sun high in the sky and multi-course meals that light up your palate, every daytime journey on the Wine Train is time well spent. During each distinctive ride, take in Valley views while enjoying a menu curated by our talented culinary team. 

Legacy Experience

Set out on a full-day Wine Train adventure, where every detail is one to savor, and each moment is one to remember. Delight in stunning sights, four courses of Valley-inspired fare, and exceptional tastings at Charles Krug and V. Sattui — all while riding in sophisticated style aboard fully restored Pullman rail cars.

Grgich Hills Estate Package

After a gourmet lunch aboard the Wine Train, head north to historic Grgich Hills Estate, home to the world-famous winemaker Mike Grgich, who put Napa Valley on the map. Disembark for a one-hour seated tasting with the Grgich Hills team and sample estate-grown selections while learning more about the family-owned and operated winery.


Vista Dome Lunch

Marvel at panoramic Napa Valley views from the second-floor observation-style Vista Dome car. As you pass rolling hills and rows of vines, indulge in a four-course lunch prepared and served onboard—personalized service, opulent furnishings, and a sophisticated ambiance complete this three-hour daytime voyage.

Gourmet Express Lunch

Soak in the splendor of the Valley as you embark on a leisurely lunch ride, settling into traditional rail seating surrounded by elegant etched-glass partitions. Embrace a slower pace while aboard antique Pullman rail cars on a return trip from Downtown Napa to St. Helena.

Afternoon Tea x Chandon

In collaboration with Chandon, this refined ride elevates your afternoon with a selection of premium teas, classic accompaniments, and a welcome Garden Spritz cocktail. Savor traditional tea service aboard a vintage rail car adorned with vibrant florals for an opulent old-world experience.

Peppermint Tea

This December, embrace the holiday spirit with a cozy afternoon in Wine Country through our Peppermint Tea experience. On weekends, step aboard our vintage rail car and embark on a sensory journey that delights your taste, touch, and sound. Savor festive treats, relax in a plush setting, and enjoy the soothing sounds of the rails as you glide through the picturesque Napa Valley.

Tasting on the Rails Lunch

Take a trip on the rails that’s equal parts charming and delectable. Onboard, you’ll indulge in a true feast for the senses with a tasting menu of seven courses — each expertly paired with Napa AVA wines. While seated, you’ll enjoy expansive vineyard views and endless rolling hills.

Grape Stomp at Grgich Hills

Experience the essence of harvest season at a renowned winery that has defined Napa’s viticultural landscape. Engage in the traditional grape stomping ritual at Grgich Hills Estate, immersing yourself in the ancient art of winemaking through maceration. Following the stomping, indulge in a festive tasting session, savoring a curated array of organic reserve wines crafted by Grgich Hills.

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Your Visit To Napa

Frequently Asked Questions

Plan for your ride by browsing our frequently asked questions and visiting the FAQ page for in-depth answers.

We encourage our guests to dress for the occasion, though we do not have an enforced dress code. Dinner can be dressier — some guests prefer cocktail party attire. Jackets are suggested on cool nights but are not required. It is always a good idea to bring an extra layer to make sure you are warm enough on board.

Children are welcome on board, and select packages have special rates. We do not offer a children’s menu on board the train. However, we can adapt many of our menu items. Our reservation agents are happy to provide parents with more information.

Wine Train guests are greeted with a welcome glass of sparkling wine upon boarding. Additional wine, wine flights, cocktails, beer, specialty drinks, and bottled water is available for purchase on board throughout your journey. A selection of experiences includes wine with your experience such as Tasting on the Rails, Legacy and Grgich tastings. Additional wine, wine flights, cocktails, beer, specialty drinks, and bottled water is available for purchase on board throughout your journey.


The Napa Valley Wine Train offers the Legacy Experience and Grgich Hills Estate Tasting, which includes disembarking and winery tours and tastings. Explore our experiences to learn more about these journeys.

Our smaller consist called the Legacy Train operates a daily 6-hour quintessential journey through Napa Valley. All other experiences are featured in our Main Train consist of a 3-hour lunch or a 2-hour 45-min dinner.