The Enchanting Wine Trail In Southern California That Is Perfect For A Weekend Adventure

When you think of California wine country do you first think of Napa and Sonoma in Northern California? Before you disregard Southern California as a wine country destination, you’ll want to explore this heavenly wine trail tucked away in the SoCal countryside. Along the trail you’ll find nine unique wineries all with their own personality, wine varietals, and stunning views that you’ll want to savor.

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Doesn’t this look like the perfect way to spend a sunny SoCal weekend? To reach the De Portola Wine Trail just head to Temecula Valley where you will find these nine hidden gems tucked along De Portola Road.

For more Southern California day trips, take a look at these 11 spots in SoCal that are fun to wander.