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Known for its art, each wall in Midtown tells a story.Midtown Sacramento is a most vibrant part of the city! Among other things, tour guests will learn the intriguing history of murals in the city, while experiencing Sacramento’s current art scene. Guests will also try dishes from some of midtown’s finest menus, in an area of the city that has exploded with restaurants in recent years.Along the way, we’ll pop into venues with farm-to-fork ingredients and farm-to-glass libations, all sure to tantalize your palate while filling your belly. Our culinary concierge will guide the group in and out of eateries while pointing out the sights and sounds of midtown in between.Local Roots Food Tours limits the group size of each tour to no more than 14 individuals. Special dietary needs can be met with prior notice. Senior, military, and children discounts are available.
This tour explores the very beginnings of Sacramento, from Sutter’s colony Nueva Helvecia to food tastings in current at hidden gems locals! You’ll learn about how the many diverse immigrant groups forged our great city and created its agricultural dominance as you eat, drink and stroll.Local Roots Food Tours limits the group size of each tour to no more than 14 individuals. Special dietary needs can be met with prior notice. This 3 hour tour takes place Monday through Friday.Though subject to change, typical tastings on this tour include: Croque Monsieur Sandwich, baked ham and gruyere cheese Chef selected artisan cured meats and cheeses Chocolate Crinkle Cookies Grilled Pork Spring Rolls Bahn mi chicken sandwich w/fresh veggie toppings Fresh roasted organic coffee w/unique blends
Price is per person. Turn Sacramento into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure! This challenge combines the excitement of the Amazing Race with a 3-hour city walking tour. Guided from any smart phone, teams make their way among well known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. Note: Pricing is per individual, but teams must book together in order to be included in the same adventure.
Using your smartphone, you'll be given an app to download and a starting location. Once you arrive at the starting location, you'll send a text to check in and get your game setup on the app. From your starting location, also known as your Home Base, the app will lead you from checkpoint to checkpoint around the city to answer questions and complete the wacky tasks. Once you've completed all of the checkpoints, you'll come back to your Home Base to finish. The objective is to have fun, be wacky, and enjoy the company of whoever you're playing with! You are not alone. You will have a remote guide that is just a call or text away that can help throughout your adventure!
• 13 Years And Above Recommended • Everyone Paddles • Everyone should be in good physical shape (weight limit 250 lbs.) • Previous Experience Recommended Times: 7:30am in Truckee, 8:45am in AuburnTruckee Meeting Location: Martis Village Plaza. 10015 Palisades Dr, Truckee, CA 96161Alternate Meeting Location: Guests may meet our van in Auburn, CA, behind the Raley’s grocery store rather than Truckee.Available: April – SeptemberLength: 16 Miles, All dayMaximum Passengers: 6 Per Boat, Plus A Guide
Fly your 6 bottles of wine home for free in your own Wine Shipper Box on Alaska as a Mileage Member or on Southwest as one of your two free checked bags, other airlines charge a small a baggage fee. Visit and experience some of the 280 wineries adjacent to Sacramento. These award winning wine regions are within a 10 to 40 miles radius of the Sacramento Int'l Airport. The wine regions include Lodi, Amador, El Dorado, Clarksburg/Yolo, Placer, Sierra and are known for their Zin's, Merlot's and Barbera's. There are additional wineries 60 miles away in nearby Napa. The Wine Tasting App allows you an easily self drive to your wine tasting experience going at your own pace. The app also provides Farm to Fork Restaurants in the Sacramento and the nearby regions.