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Breakaway Tours & Event Planning

San Luis Obispo, CA 93448
+1 805-783-2929
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Ultimate Wine Experience in San Luis Obispo
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Deliciously Fun Educational Wine Tours in Paso Robles
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Celebrating 20 Years ~ Breakaway Tours has been Uncorking San Luis Obispo and Paso Robles wine regions since 1995! We're passionate about wine and sharing it with others and are known for our "Deliciously Fun Wine Education". Priced by the person; our Scheduled Wine Tours offer a tremendous value for the individual, couple or small group. Flexible Itineraries and our Gourmet Winery Picnics set us apart. Complete with door-door service and Easy On-Line Booking. Private Wine Tours & Charters are also available with options for In-depth wine experiences and access to smaller, lesser known producers. Ask about our Collector Tours. Breakaway is the Large Group and Corporate Specialists. Private Group Specialty Tours include Hearst Castle, Combo Castle/Wine, Zip 'n Sip, Farm to Fork, Private Winery Dinners and Ground Transportation Solutions. Your imagination is our destination. We serve the entire Central Coast including Santa Barbara wine region. Creative & Connected, Trusted & Respected.
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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San Luis Obispo, CA 93448
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Having been on guided wine tours before, we had the expectation that our guide (Charles) would be providing us with information about the area in general, the types of wineries (dry farm vs irrigated, large vs small, etc), and some history of the area. While...More

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Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Hello and thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. Nothing troubles me more than to have not met, (we like to exceed), expectations. I apologize and you are correct, Charles is a very safe driver and a super nice guy....More

Reviewed 30 November 2016

We had an excellent day visoting 3 great vinyards. Our tour guide was exceptional , very helpful and knowledgable. Thank youMore

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Thank Esther E
Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2016

Hi Esther, So happy that you had an excellent day with us here exploring the vineyards and that you deemed your guide exceptional! This makes our heart sing, we love what we do and enjoy the best guests there are! We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 14 September 2016

Breakaway provides the best experience of any wine tour in the central coast. Their drivers are courteous and are willing to please. Jill, the owner, has been a pillar of the wine community for over 20 years. She has gone out of her way to...More

Thank Rob G
Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2016

Hi Rob, Why you could make a girl blush with such high praise, (best when said w/ Southern accent)! Thank you for your kind words, I'm blessed to work in an industry that I love, employ those of like mind and serve those wishing to...More

Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Avoid this company at any cost. They are basically an expensive taxi. They also call 11.15am to 3.00 pm a full day. I attended with my wife and two other couples who where great when we started to run over the 3pm finish time which...More

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Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Hello Stelvans, I'm sorry to hear that you didn't find value in our services. I hope that the unfortunate situation with credit card charges was resolved with the card company as quickly as possible. Regrettably I could not fix that for you on our end...More

Reviewed 8 August 2016

We spent an enjoyable day visiting wineries and tasting our way around the Edna Valley. Our guide, Don, was friendly and knowledgable about wine and the local area.

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Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Hello Ellis, So happy to hear you enjoyed your wine tour in the beautiful, and delicious Edna Valley! Don rocks it everytime and we hope to see you on board again soon... so many more wines/wineries/regions... until then ~ Cheers! Jill Tweedie and Team Breakaway

Reviewed 27 July 2016

I did the wine tour of Edna Valley with Breakaway Tours, they picked me up in Pismo Beach, Robin was my tour guide. She was fun, had a vast knowledge of wines and the wineries in the area, they even provided lunch. It was low...More

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Thank Deb R
Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Hi Deb, So glad you enjoyed your day! We love what we do and sharing it with others, Robin is the best! We hope to see you on board again soon... Until then ~ Cheers Jill Tweedie & Team Breakaway

Reviewed 25 July 2016

So much fun, so organized... our driver Don was AMAZING. He was knowledgeable and attentive to us. He was there to answer any questions but also sat back while we were wine tasting to socialize and just enjoy our time yet still keep us on...More

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Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Hello Antonette, Fun, organized and relaxing are some of our top priorities! So happy to hear you enjoyed your day in wine country! We blessed to live here and share it with visitors and locals alike. We hope to see you on board again soon,...More

Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Breakaway Tours accommodated our group of five in a fun and professional manner. Our driver, Don, was friendly, informative, very polite and extremely helpful. Don added lots of local wine industry insight that made our trip even more enjoyable. Planning this trip with Breakaway was...More

Thank villachar
Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Hi Villachar~ We delight in the word "delight & memorable"! Thanks for sharing your experience with fellow travelers looking for similar services. We pride ourselves on top-shelf experiences and are pleased you found that to be so! We look forward to the next adventure... until...More

Reviewed 16 June 2016

My experience could not have been better. I booked a tour at the last minute as a surprise getaway for my 15th wedding anniversary. On the day of the tour, my husband had no idea what our surprise event was going to be, but he...More

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Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2016

Hi Romelle! What a great surprise for your hubby on your 15th Anniversary! So glad to hear that you both enjoyed your day and that perhaps we've converted two more peeps into Wineauxs! It makes for a more peaceful, happy world! We look forward to...More

Reviewed 13 June 2016

What a great trip. My husband and I were the only 2 on our tour and Leslie took great care of us and provided a little wine education on the way. All of the wineries we visited were great and lunch provided was excellent. Would...More

Thank Michelle R
Jill T, Owner at Breakaway Tours & Event Planning, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2016

Hello Michelle, Leslie is a gem and all her guests love her and we're happy to count you among them. So happy to hear you enjoyed your day, it's all about hospitality, great wine and food of course. We hope to see you on board...More

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Jacqueline N
How much are the tasting fees please?
16 June 2016|
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Response from Jill T | Property representative |
Hi Jacqueline, apologies for the delay, we've been updating our TripAdvisor pages and we're just now find this. Tasting fees vary winery to winery. In the San Luis Obispo region, they range from $10-20pp but are mostly... More
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Brenda L
I would like to know what the cost would be for 4 people and how long the tour takes.
3 July 2015|
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Response from Jill T | Property representative |
Hi Brenda, I see you're a mountain biker! I used to do more in the past but have plans to pick it back up more this summer and beyond... anyway. It depends on where you are staying and which wine region you are interested in... More
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