Private Tour Experiences

Private Tour Experiences

Private tours are great for groups who are looking to be alone with their own group or celebrating something, entertaining family, out of town guests, clients and groups larger than 6. We can offer small groups too.  If there is someone in your party who might toddle and disrupt others or who walks a little slower, private tours are great so no one feels rushed. Couple trips, girls trip, boys trip, family trips. Allow us to create an awesome experience for you!

Private Tour Information

What You Need To Know

Who Are Private Tours For?

  • Groups who want to be with their own group
  • If you are celebrating something
  • Entertaining family,out of town guests, clients
  • Groups larger than 6  
  • If there is someone in your party who might toddle and disrupt others or who walks a little slower, private tours are great so no one feels rushed
  • Couple trips
  • Girls trip
  • Boys trip
  • Family trips
  • We can offer small to large tours (think 2-100 guests)
  • Guests looking for a curated experience please fill out the Private Tour Request form

We look forward to tasting with you!

Private Tours Are Perfect For Most Occasions

  • Birthday parties, anniversaries, bridal parties.
  • Family day out.
  • Corporate rewards & incentive program.
  • Team building events.
  • Family reunions.
  • Group dates.
  • Entertainment for out-of-town guests.
  • New to Santa Barbara and want to learn more about the town and get out of the house.
  • Old to Santa Barbara and want to get out and learn more about the town.
  • If someone in your group walks a little slower, let them set the pace for your group, so everyone feels good.
  • Great for families with small children.

What To Expect

  • Group sizes can range, starting with a minimum of 2.
  • A non-refundable deposit is required to secure the date of your event and will be deducted from the total amount due.
  • Price is all inclusive of food and drink tastings, tax and gratuity. Gratuity goes directly to tour guide(s).
  • Prices vary depending on tour options.
  • Weather is rarely an issue. Tours happen rain or shine. Please check the weather and dress accordingly.
  • We have some flexibility with timing and will try to work around your schedule based on our partner’s availability.
  • If you are looking for a weekend evening tour, the prices will likely be significantly higher than daytime tours.
  • We have the ability to add or remove alcohol from the tours.
  • Tours are available in various parts of Santa Barbara including Downtown and The Funk Zone.
  • If your group has transporation, we can definitely work with that!

Additional Information

Tour Dates and Times

We offer both public and private tours daily. The start and end times can be flexible and is based on availability. Start time is based on availability. To contact us directly please feel tree to email us at info@tastesbft.com.

Food Allergies/Aversions

We do our best to accommodate food allergies and aversions, but it’s not always possible. Please try and alert us of known food allergies and aversions ahead of time.

There is no guarantee that there will not be cross-contamination with any given allergy. 

What to bring

Bring yourself, your group, comfortable walking shoes. Dress comfortably. Feel free to bring bottled water.

Do I have to walk the entire time?

Yes, pretty much. Tours are not super strenuous. We can easily accommodate groups who have transporation provided. Please alert us ahead of time if there is a stroller or motorized scooter coming with us.

Drinks

Our standard is 1-3 alcoholic beverage options, mostly wine and we can plan accordingly for alcohol options on private tours.

Due to California almost always being in a drought, water is served on request.

What tasting locations will the tour stop at?

We proudly work with a lot of different tasting partners all over Santa Barbara. Tastings and locations vary depending on the tour and are based on availability.

Can I bring my pet to the tour?

We LOVE animals, but please refrain from bringing pet guests on tours whenever possible.

Do you offer tours in the Funk Zone?

I have more questions. How do I contact you?

Feel free to email us at info@tastesbft.com with any questions.

Start Planning Your Private Tour Experience

Please fill out the private tour request form below. We will reply within 48 hours.

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