Willamette Valley is a rich heart of history and culture in the Pacific Northwest. Here, you’ll find Oregon wine country at its best. As word spreads about this idyllic region, more and more wine enthusiasts are discovering the joy and luxury of Willamette Valley. The passionate winemakers and gorgeous scenery are only part of what makes the area such a perfect destination for wine lovers. Discover a few of these incredible reasons why wine enthusiasts should visit Willamette Valley with this guide.
Cool-Climate Varietals Thrive Here
Willamette Valley enjoys a cool maritime climate, making it perfect for cool-climate grapes that ripen early. Varietals like Pinot Noir, Gamay, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris, and Chardonnay prosper here in the North Willamette Valley. Even better, the warm days and cool nights of the growing season create the optimal environment for the grapes to retain their natural acidity. Willamette Valley offers a rich and unique environment that produces world-class flavors for visitors to savor.
You Can’t Beat the Views
What’s better than relaxing with a delicious glass of locally grown wine? Sipping that wine while taking in a magnificent view, of course! The lush forests, rolling hills, and inescapable charm of the Willamette Valley make it a picturesque backdrop to your wine-tasting adventure. Visit us in the summer to experience the vibrant green landscape and wonderful weather. If fall is your favorite season, you’ll adore the rich colors of the local autumn foliage and harvest-time at the wineries. No matter when you visit, you’ll fall in love with the breathtaking natural beauty of Oregon wine country.
Our Wine Is Personal
Intimacy is one of the biggest reasons why wine enthusiasts should visit Willamette Valley. It’s not enough to sip a glass of wine. At Oregon wine country, you have the chance to get up close and personal with every step of the winemaking process.
Tour the wineries where the magic happens, meet the passionate and talented winemakers, and learn how our grapes turn into world-class bottles of wine. Whether you’re wandering from winery to winery on your own or taking a guided wine tour, Willamette Valley delivers an intimate experience that wine enthusiasts will never forget.
Are you ready to plan your trip to beautiful Willamette Valley? Complete the experience with a stay at a luxury hotel, charming B&B, or any of our other unforgettable Oregon wine country lodging options. For example, stay at the Allison Inn and Spa or Willamette Valley B&B for an exquisite experience. Our beautiful and relaxing lodging options add to the experience of visiting Willamette Valley. See what we have to offer when you book your trip to Newberg, Oregon, today!