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Frequently Asked Questions.

Our Vanagon can hold a group size of 6.

Each full day tour is 4.5 hours long and we visit 3 breweries or wineries for the day.

Tours includes a behind the scenes look at the beer and wine making process.  Plus special discounts at selected places.

Guests are required to pay for any tasting or purchases at each stop.

Due to the year and model our VW has natural AC, sliding the windows down or over provides plenty of air flow while driving.

Yes we are TCP certified just like a party bus.

Downtown Escondido

A little info about our beautiful city, Escondido (Hidden City)

Escondido is a growing destination for the micro brewery scene, and the beautiful wineries in the surrounding area. Not only do we have the best IPA's, we are also becoming one of the hottest and recognized wine regions in California. Explore them with Hidden Barrel Tours.

We are located in the city of Escondido. 

Our Vanagon currently seats up to 5 guests, in the back seats of the van.

Yes we are visiting breweries and wineries and they may check your ID if you look under 30 years of age.o.

When you select BOOK A TOUR you will pay the full amount during payment process.

We visit 3 breweries or 3 wineries over a 5 ½ hour period. On private tours you may choose to visit a combination of breweries and wineries.

When you BOOK A SEAT you select Escondido, Vista, or Oceanside.  We will visit three breweries within that general area.  We strive to select establishments that have a unique offering and have microbrewery production quantities.

When you BOOK A SEAT you select Escondido, Vista, or Oceanside.  We will visit three wineries within that general area.  We strive to select a range of wineries which have unique offerings and history.

Yes you may select a Private Tour. We request a minimum booking of 3 seats.  Our Vanagon can tour up to 6 guests.

Yes and in fact we provide you a free round of craft beer or wine as you prefer.

We suggest purchasing one flight at each establishment.  You will be offered one round of craft beer or wine as we cruise to one of the stops.  You are more than welcome to purchase from a brewery or winery and drink while traveling to the next stop.

Each guest purchases their craft beer or wine at each establishment.  Please tip your bartender and driver as is common practice, usually 15%.

Under current COVID regulations, food must be purchased at each stop, and snacks will be provided on the road.

During booking please let us know if you prefer a vegetarian plate and we will ensure establishment menus include vegetarian options.

Flexibility is of primary importance, you may cancel or reschedule your tour up to 1 days before the tour date with no fee.

The Escondido pickup location is behind Filippi’s Pizza, 114 West Grand Avenue, Escondido 92025.

The Vista pickup location is 810 Phillips Street, Vista 92081.

The Oceanside pickup location is Oceanside Parking Garage 1473502200, Oceanside, CA 92054

If you select a Private Tour we will pick you up at your residence or hotel within the San Diego North County (Rancho Bernardo to Oceanside).

If you are running late please call the driver at (760) 300-9527 (phone number is also at the bottom of your ticket.  We will make every effort to accommodate you.   Please plan on arriving 15 minutes early.

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