When it comes to things to do in Sonoma, wine tasting is only the beginning! We’ve compiled a resource here to guide you to the very best experiences in Sonoma. Choose from outdoor adventures, things to do besides wine tasting, things to do with kids, activity options for groups, team-building ideas for corporate groups and more!

Included in our extensive roundup below: Six totally free things to do in Sonoma, more than 20 family-friendly things to do and more than 25 things to do in Sonoma besides wine tasting.

Fitness, Group Activities, Outdoors, Things to Do, Wine Tasting, With Kids
Spend a Day Biking to Wineries

Spend a Day Biking to Wineries

Don’t leave Sonoma without slowing down to experience it by bike! Join a guided bike tour hosted by a knowledgeable local Tour Guide and visit local wineries for tastings. Or rent bikes and chart your own course with the aid of Sonoma Valley Bike Tours’ custom route maps and advice from their knowledgeable team. Custom private tour options are also available for both leisure groups and corporate team-building activities.

Learn More: Sonoma Valley Bike Tours

Besides Wine, Group Activities, Outdoors, Romantic, Things to Do, With Kids
Soar Above the Vineyards

Soar Above the Vineyards

Experience a Sonoma sunrise in a magical way you’ll never forget. Your experienced and knowledgeable pilot will act as your guide pointing out local points of interest and the valley’s extraordinary beauty. Enchantment, romance and excitement fill every colorful moment of this graceful adventure.

Learn More: Up & Away Ballooning, Sonoma Valley Balloons, Wine Country Balloons

Besides Wine, Outdoors, Romantic, Things to Do
Take Flight in a Vintage Biplane

Take Flight in a Vintage Biplane

Strap on your flying helmet, climb up the wing and get snug in the open-air cockpit of a vintage biplane for a thrilling, nostalgic and ultra-romantic tour of wine country. Choose to tour the majestic vineyard landscape or opt for a flight south towards San Francisco with views of the Marin Headlands and the Golden Gate Bridge.

Learn More: Vintage Aircraft Co., Napa Valley Biplane, Coastal Air Tours

Besides Wine, Food, Things to Do, With Kids
Taste Locally Made Olive Oil

Taste Locally Made Olive Oil

A few weeks after the frenzy of the grape harvest, another harvest begins; this time for olives. Numerous local producers have storefronts where visitors are invited to taste and learn what distinguishes a good quality oil from the mass-marketed impostors. A bottle of locally made olive oil also makes a great gift for any non-wine drinking friends back home, too.

Learn More: Figone Olive Oil, The Olive Press (at Jacuzzi Winery),
B.R. Cohn Winery

Besides Wine, Things to Do
Take Your Turn on the Track

Take Your Turn on the Track

Do you have the courage to unleash the power of the McLaren? Find out by participating in McLaren Experience Introduction, which includes classroom time to learn baseline skills, then hands-on time at the 2.52-mile Sonoma Raceway course. Test your skills with dynamic car-control exercises and four 30-minute lapping sessions. By day’s end, you’ll be a confident McLaren pilot.

Learn More: Sims Raceway Driving School

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