Lodi wine country, an old grape growing region, is emerging as one of California’s premier wine destinations. Spend two nights at Mettler Winery’s vineyard guest house and enjoy a reception tasting of this fifth-generation winemaker’s award-winning Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel and Petite Sirah. Explore the area’s most famous wineries during a private shuttle tour with a hosted lunch. Visit Robert Mondavi’s childhood stomping grounds and spend time discovering downtown Lodi’s quaint historic district and its shops, restaurants and craftsman houses. Course fee includes lodging, winery tours and some meals. You must furnish your own transportation to the winery.