Classic Water to Wine Tour

The Classic Water to Wine Tour

Phones are open Monday through Friday 9am to 3pm.  All our river trips, rental and shuttle operation season for 2017 season begins Wednesday 03/01/2017.

Water to Wine Tours 2017 season is available to book online NOW. 

Combine the fun of a float trip down the Verde River with a wine tour of the Alcantara Vineyards.

Combine the fun of a Ducky Kayak trip on the Verde River with wine tasting at the Alcantara Vineyards and you get the idea…the best of two worlds.

The Classic Water to Wine tour begins with a one hour Ducky Kayak trip on a scenic stretch of the Verde River with just enough chutes and riffles to add a bit of excitement without ruffling any feathers. Your Ducky Kayak trip ends in the shade of giant Cottonwood trees where you will take the gravel path up through the vineyards to the Tuscan farmhouse at the Alcantara Vineyards for your wine tasting delight.

The Alcantara Vineyards is a favorite on the Verde Valley Wine Trail featuring award winning wines and friendly sommeliers who guide you through the tasting. The Wine Tasting room inside the Tuscan Farmhouse overlooks the vineyards and the rolling hills beyond.

The Classic Water to Wine Tour features great photo ops, fabulous scenery, abundant wildlife, and excellent wine. You even get a credit for purchasing wine or gift shop mementos. The Classic Water to Wine tour is truly an unforgettable experience.

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Essential Tour Information:

Tour Time:
Approximately 3 hours from start to finish. River time is approximately 1 – 1.5 hours. Wine Tasting time is approximately 1.5 hours. We have an 10:30am launch that has you back at the vineyard wine tasting by 1:00pm. Call us at 877.673.3661 for launch times and availability on your adventure date. Please bring a water bottle with you.

Launch times and Shuttle Information:
Our 10:30am trip is always available online and we must fill this launch time first before we open the 1:00pm trip.  For availability please check our reservations page or call our friendly and knowledgeable reservation staff. We recommend having a designated driver along or call our local taxi and shuttle service CK @ 928-301-1982. Here is a map and driving directions to Alcantara Vineyards.

Price: Not recommended for children this is more of an adult trip

Weekday (Wednesday through Friday)

Adults $97.25 per person (Total cost $109.56) Land use fee $2.32, Sales Tax $4.91, Reservation fee $2.00 and Wine tasting credit $20.00) not including gratuity,

Weekend (Saturday & Sunday)

Adults $107.25 per person (Total cost $117.41) Land use fee $2.62, Sales Tax $5.54, Reservation fee $2.00 and Wine tasting credit $20.00) not including gratuity,
Please review our payment, cancellation, and other policies here.

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Each person receives a $20.00 credit to be used at the winery for wine tasting (must be 21 & have photo ID), food or retail items.

Min. 4 people per trip, this would include your party (of 2)and others (2+) on the same trip, reservations required.