5 Must-Do's on a Calistoga Vacation

The Calistoga vacation will give you a chance to leave behind the hustle and bustle of city life. This town is a perfect getaway from the everyday life. Read on to discover BBonline's list of must-do activities in Calistoga.

Schramsberg Vineyard
1400 Schramsberg Rd
Calistoga, California 94515
(707) 942-2414
http://www.schramsberg.com/

Being in the United States of America you can have a true French rendezvous. Your Calistoga vacation should comprise a visit to this Vineyard. There are regular tours operated by professionals who know the vineyard in and out. From wine tasting to experiencing the man-made caves, this visit will truly amaze you. It has a very 19th century feel to it and the atmosphere is extremely romantic. The sparkling wine produced here will surely convert you into a wine connoisseur. It is imperative to call before hand and make reservations.

Safari West
3115 Porter Creek Rd
Santa Rosa, California 94515
(707) 579-2551
www.safariwest.com

Located within close proximity to Calistoga, Safari West is a wildlife preserve. It encompasses 400 acres of land and has various species of animals and birds. Jeeps are used for the safari tours and this gives you the rare opportunity to observe the animals in their natural habitat. The sunset safaris add a very romantic touch to the whole wildlife experience. Why travel all the way to Africa when you can enjoy the sights of zebras, giraffes and other animals so close to home?

Doc Wilkinson's Spa
1507 Lincoln Ave.
Calistoga, California 94515
(707) 942-4102
http://www.drwilkinson.com

Your Calistoga vacation will be incomplete without a trip to this famous spa. Straight out of the 1950s, this spa has been giving out the most relaxing mud baths. From facials to the whirlpool baths, this place has it all. The mud bath is so beneficial that the spa has a long list of regulars. The spa will provide you with an after-bath kit comprising of shampoos, body wash, etc. The spa has a very homely feel to it and is run by professionals. This is a great place to rejuvenate and clear out all the built-up stress. Make reservations before you head out from your Calistoga Bed and Breakfast.

Catoga
3061 Myrtledale Rd.
Calistoga, California 94515
(707) 942-3900

Add an artistic touch to your Calistoga vacation by heading to the Catoga. This is a masterpiece of Italian artist Marchiori. A whimsical Palladian house adorned with works of art belonging to the Renaissance and the Baroque styles. It also has an art gallery that features all the work of this famous artist. The house rules are to be followed and there will be a guide who will give you an informative tour of the house as well as the art gallery. This is a true feast for art lovers. Ask for directions at your Calistoga Inn.

Roman Spa
1300 Washington Street
Calistoga, California
(707) 914-8957

Calistoga is known for its hot springs and it would be a crime not to indulge in the most favorite local pastime. Head to the Roman spa to experience the luxurious Mediterranean-style hot springs. After relaxing in the hot springs you can go on a hot air balloon tour and get an eagle's eye view of the beautiful town of Calistoga.