Choose from 3 Unique Experiences:
3 Winery & Lunch Tour
Sunday Wine & BBQ Tour
Custom Tours (including brewery and distillery options), designed especially for you
See below for more details
All passengers must be 21 years of age as of the date of tour pickup. No exceptions.
Start your day in Historic Gruene
We offer doorstep pick up for parties of 4 passengers or more staying in downtown New Braunfels or Gruene. Smaller parties or those staying outside of the pickup radius will be picked up right outside of the Gruene Mansion Inn or the Gruene River Hotel and Retreat, both conveniently located in downtown Gruene. Pick up location will be communicated via email and is at 10:30am sharp. From there we will venture up Farm-to-Market Road 306 to visit three of the best vineyards in the hill country. Our typical route will take us to Driftwood, Fall Creek and Duchman Vineyards but if the group is flexible and time allows we're happy to deviate to other great stops nearby including Stinson & Desert Door Distillery.
All tours includes:
Pickup in downtown Gruene or New Braunfels
Tasting fees at all three wineries
Luxury transportation in our brand new, top-of-the line limousine bus
Chilled bottled water
Gratuity is not included but is appreciated if you enjoyed your experience. 20% is industry standard for excellent guest experience and safety.
We reserve the right to change the tour schedule/route as necessary.
Winery & Lunch Tour
Tuesday - Saturday, includes lunch
$149 + tax/person
Enjoy lunch from
New Braunfels #1 rated restaurant on Trip Advisor
The Huisache Grill, located in downtown New Braunfels, provides a beautiful personal charcuterie spread for each guest featuring delectable cured meats and cheeses that pair exceptionally with the wines you'll enjoy throughout Driftwood. Consistently ranked one of the top restaurants in New Braunfels, Huisache is the perfect place to stop for dinner after your tour.
We look to customize each tour based on what our passengers are interested in that day. We will do our best to accommodate requests for vineyards and distilleries in the Driftwood and Dripping Springs area. Your tour will include at least 3 wineries and lunch. Some of our favorite stops include:
Driftwood's Estate winery sits atop a stunning bluff overlook providing a breathtaking view to compliment its wide variety of delicious award winning wines.
One of the hill country's first wineries, Fall Creek sources all of their grapes from local Texas vineyards ensuring you're truly getting the best of Texas! Their 2014 Chardonnay took home Double Gold and was named the Top White Wine at the 2017 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.
A relative newcomer to the Texas wine scene, Duchman wasted no time in standing out from the crowd by featuring 100% Texas Grapes for 100% Texas Wine. Its Tuscan inspired tasting room provides a grand setting to showcase its award winning wines.
Sunday Wine & BBQ Tour
Sundays only, lunch available for purchase
$139 + tax/person
Want to experience the best wine AND food Driftwood has to offer? Let us take you to the best wineries and barbecue joint in the State! This tour includes a visit to three Driftwood area wineries. After our first wine tasting stop, we'll take you to the world famous Salt Lick BBQ where you can enjoy brisket, sausage, ribs or all 3 with their all-you-can eat lunch special. We will stop here for an hour to allow a leisurely lunch in their open air dining room and you can also enjoy Salt Lick's very own wine at their on-site tasting room.
LUNCH IS NOT INCLUDED IN THIS TOUR PACKAGE.
SALT LICK IS A CASH-ONLY ESTABLISHMENT SO PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU'VE GOT ENOUGH CASH ON HAND TO SATISFY YOUR APPETITE. ATM IS AVAILABLE ON SITE.
Pricing available upon request
In addition to winery tours, we have a number of distilleries and breweries we partner with. If you'd like to design a tour that includes wine, spirits and/or beer, please contact us at 830-708-0569 or at WindingRoadWineTours@gmail.com and we can help you design your ultimate experience, private transportation or special event. With our local knowledge and top of the line limousine bus we can host the event of your dreams!
Please note: Private tours require rental of the entire vehicle. We can accommodate a party of up to 12 passengers. Pickup locations outside of Gruene, or New Braunfels will be considered on a case by case basis.