Do you only provide transportation for winery tours?
No, Central Virginia Wine Tours & Transportation is here to provide premier transportation to your destinations including but not limited to wine tours, brew tours, distillery/cidery tours, airport pick up/drop offs, wedding shuttles, bachelor/bachelorette tours, and concert/event transportation.
When are you open and are you open for holidays?
We are open 365 days a year! Please spend your holidays celebrating knowing you have safe, reliable, and comfortable transportation.
How far in advance should I reserve my tour?
There is no set length of time to ensure availability. Saturday and holiday weekends fill up the fastest. Fall is our busiest season, followed closely by summer. Your best strategy is to fill out the Contact Form as soon as you can. If your date is close to filling up, we’ll let you know so you can plan accordingly.
From where are you able to pick us up?
We’re happy to pick you up from your home or hotel, anywhere in the region you are touring. (50 mile radius)
How many guests can you accommodate?
Within our fleet: Two 6 passenger Cadillac Escalades, One 7 passenger Suburban SUV, and One 14 passenger MiniBus with table and social seating inside. We are anticipating the arrival of another 14 passenger at the start of 2016! You can do any combinations of vehicles.
Do you charge per person or per vehicle?
The rates we provide are for 6 hours tours for the entire vehicle.
Do the vehicles have water bottles?
Yes, CVWTT provides complimentary cooler, ice, and water bottles for all passengers.
Are you fully licensed and insured?
Yes, Through the DMV, we are fully licensed and insured. Contract Passenger Carrier #889. As well as employee screened drivers through Foley Carrier Services.
How many vineyards, breweries, distilleries, or cideries can we visit in one day?
The tour is up to your pace. CVWTT recommends 3-5 places to visit during 1 six hour tour.
Do you make reservations for the tours?
Yes, Most places now require these reservations for groups of 6 or more but don’t worry for groups 6 or more CVWTT will place reservations prior to your tour to ensure availability for you and your guests.
Is lunch provided?
CVWTT will suggest places to stop for lunch. We always recommend to balance alcohol with some food. There is always an option of bringing your own lunch to picnic as well as stop to pick up picnic lunches at some locations.
Does the tour include tasting passes?
Guests staying at one of the Inns of Montpelier will have free wine tasting passes; however, if you are not staying at one of the Inns, the tour price does not include the tasting fees due to ABC Laws & Regulations.
How do I make a reservation?
You can use the Book Now Button on our website or you can email firstname.lastname@example.org and your reservation will be confirmed through email.
Are you allowed to bring food on the tours to eat in the vehicles?
Yes, but please be mindful that the vehicles are used daily and cleaned nightly.
Is gratuity included in quote?
No, CVWTT leaves gratuity to the discretion of the passengers/guests.
Do you provide wedding shuttles?
Yes of course! Weddings are one of our favorites! Please see our wedding transportation section. We can be found on Borrowed and Blue and Wedding Wire as well.
What is your inclement weather policy?
Rain or shine the tour will take place. Snow and ice in the forecast are dependent on whether the vineyards and breweries are open, as well road accessibility. Please contact CVWTT as soon as you may have a question about the weather affecting your transportation. We will more than likely have already been in touch with you.
Do you sell gift certificates?
Yes, please email us at email@example.com for gift certificate inquiries.
What is your cancellation policy?
Cancellation fees vary depending on the size of your group. See Policies Section.
What makes Central Virginia Wine Tours & Transportation different from other tours?
We are known for the following:
- Personal, Friendly, knowledgeable drivers who are truly invested in your group having the best experience
- Well-maintained vehicles
- Safety-focused drivers
- Relationships with numerous wineries and breweries, helping us to provide rich, value-added tasting experiences and superb wines and beers for our guests