"Exchanging vows on a bluff overlooking Mendocino’s Little River Bay. Touring famously opulent Hearst Castle after dark. Scampering along Santa Barbara’s spectacular Butterfly Beach at sunset. Trekking through a grove of towering redwoods in the Russian River. These are just a few of the activities that await you on a honeymoon adventure through California’s most acclaimed wine regions—and we haven’t even uncorked a bottle of bubbly.
Whether you’re headed to this stunning swath of Central and Northern California to stage your dream destination wedding, or you’re planning the ultimate wine lovers’ honeymoon, this itinerary serves as a blueprint for pulling off this magical trip in two weeks. We recommend starting in the north and first exploring Sonoma, Napa, and Mendocino counties, then driving south down the coast through Monterey, San Luis Obispo, and Santa Barbara counties the second week.
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Read more! [Excerpted from] Grape Adventures | The ultimate two-week California wine country honeymoon road trip