Dreaming of a destination wedding but don't want to travel out of the country? With mild weather and wineries open year round, Napa Valley offers a deluge of gorgeous scenery and engaging activities no matter what time of year the nuptials are held. Valerie Wilson Travel (VWT) is the specialist in creating unforgettable honeymoons and a wine country wedding in California's legendary Napa Valley will be a cherished day to remember. Whether it is to discover world-acclaimed wineries, Michelin-star restaurants, healing spas, cultural arts or outdoor recreation, VWT will assure no detail is spared.
Make your entrée into the VWT Suite Access™ program and luxuriate at the iconic Auberge du Soleil resort, part of the worldwide network of hand-selected, extraordinary properties. With Suite Access™ guests are privy to special benefits throughout their entire stay including artisan chocolate truffles crafted by Executive Pastry Chef Paul Lemieux. Overlooking the majestic views of Napa Valley, this charming hillside property embraces its philosophy of "Pleasure is Healing" in its 7,000 square foot spa. Pop in for a long soak in one of three springs overlooking a picturesque, sunlit olive grove. Dine on sumptuous cuisine in the 10-time award winning Michelin star restaurant with sweeping vineyard views. Get all the dreamy details of your stay and read more about this historic destination on VWT's website here.
Napa Valley is truly one of most romantic havens for any honeymoon. Whether it is nestling with a new love in a suite or venturing on a day trip, there is something for every personality-type. Bike, hike or ride throughout the valley to soak in world-class wineries. Stroll the numerous fine art galleries or pick up a keepsake at a local boutique. On the way, be sure to visit one of the local farmers markets for a quick bite. During the summer months, there are live concerts throughout the season to enjoy for every musical taste.
And, a return trip is a must to either renew vows or celebrate a special anniversary. There are so many distinct sights and adventures to soak in, it will be an unrivaled visit each time. Enter the Dream Destination Wedding – Napa Valley contest now for a chance to win a custom painting of the area's beautiful scenery by renowned Napa Valley artist Ann Rea and be featured in the #WeddingWednesday post online.