Experience So Much More This Napa Valley Vacation

Your Napa Valley vacation will not be just another vacation at a wine region. You will get to experience a lot more in your Napa holiday than just the wines, the vineyards, and the wineries. Of course, these are the things that brought the region to people’s attention in the first place, but here is so much more to the area than you may expect. Like many other areas known for wine in the world, the Californian Wine Country has unique things to offer to Continue reading →

Amazing and Fun Things to Do in Napa Valley

Napa Valley is a place of beauty, wonder, adventure, exploration, and fun! There are countless amazing and fun things to do in Napa Valley. Although it’s impossible to do all of them during your weekend getaway, whatever activity you choose, it’s guaranteed to bring you lots of fun and happy memories along the way. Napa Valley is famous for wine, of course, so visiting vineyards and wineries as well as wine-tastings are expected activities. But Napa is more than those things! You will be surprised Continue reading →

Napa Valley Tours – Different Ways to Tour the Area

Going on Napa Valley tours is always an adventure indeed, whether you are just walking or biking, riding a train or a hot air balloon. There are several tour operators whose business is providing fun and adventurous Napa Valley journeys to tourists. One of the most common ways of getting around Napa Valley is by car. Be sure to research several of the car rental businesses in the wine region and compare their prices before renting a vehicle. Depending on your preference, you may grab Continue reading →

These Napa Valley Activities Are Sure to Please

If you want to have a pleasurable holiday at the California wine country and its vicinity, you may want to try some Napa Valley activities that are guaranteed to be enjoyable and unforgettable. Napa County, California is where the Napa Valley is located — the region that has become famous the world over for its amazing topography and the finest grapes and wines. Napa County is also the home of other towns and cities such as St. Helena, Yountville and Calistoga, all of which are Continue reading →

Napa Tours – To See Napa in a New Way, Take a Balloon!

If you are interested in Napa Tours, you won’t lack things to see, do, and taste. Napa Valley’s legendary wine industry and tourism is partly the result of encouraging visitors to explore the Wine Country in a variety of ways. With the choices available, many tourists have options regarding getting around and transportation around the area. Many of the tourists arrive by car, and drive it to go to wherever they wish. They may have an itinerary or just go by their own. When you Continue reading →

Fun Things to Do In Napa During the Winter

You know Napa Valley is usually quite during the winter, but there are still fun things to do in Napa during that time. In fact, Napa Valley usually experiences the slowest, quietest pace during the months of December and January. The winter season means fewer tourists and less crowded hotels and restaurants. If you’re looking for solitude as well as uninhibited enjoyment in the Napa Valley, then winter is your chance. This season doesn’t have to be so dull; in fact, you will still be Continue reading →

Napa Tours with a Hot Air Balloon Ride, Biking and Hiking

With its rolling hills and spectacularly scenic views, it’s not a wonder that Napa Valley is an ideal place for biking and hiking. If you plan a Napa Tour with more adventurous activities as biking, hiking and hot air ballooning, consider the following suggestions. Before you embark on a hiking journey, you may want to first choose which suggested hiking spots suits you best, depending on the level of difficulty. For easy hiking, the most recommended spot would be Yountville Crossroads and Westwood Hills Park Continue reading →

Imagine Your Awe While Hot Air Ballooning Over Napa Valley

Hot air ballooning is one of the most sought-after recreational pursuits in the wine region of Napa Valley, California. The Napa Valley is one of the most famous hot air ballooning destinations in the world, and this is in every hot air balloon lovers’ bucket list. And even if you’re going to do this for the first time, you won’t regret it once you hop in to the hot air balloon basket! Hot air ballooning over Napa Valley is an awesome experience, from summer to Continue reading →

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Awarded to Balloons Above the Valley

Balloons Above the Valley (BATV) is pleased and proud to announce our latest achievement to our clients and friends. We were recently awarded with the “2015 Certificate of Excellence” by the world’s leading travel website company, TripAdvisor. The website also ranks us #2 out of “33 Outdoor Activities in Napa Valley.” TripAdvisor honors such awards to accommodations, restaurants, and attractions that consistently display commitment to providing hospitality excellence to clients. The award uses the following criteria such as quantity, quality, as well as how recent Continue reading →

Napa Valley Activities for Summer Visitors

Summer is the perfect season, of course, to take a holiday and enjoy Napa Valley activities. The warmth of the sun and the vibrant surroundings beckon people to go out, enjoy, and let go of the cares of the world for a while. Vacations, as we all know, reach their peak during the summer months. It isn’t uncommon to see tourists flock to resorts and other holiday destinations. Summer is also known to have the most number of festivals and activities no matter where you Continue reading →