The Napa Valley Experience
The word "Napa" has meant a place of natural abundance for centuries, and the Napa Valley greatly lives up to its name. Regarded as a place of great natural beauty, along with excellent productivity, Napa County is one of America's finest wine regions and is the ideal destination for a couple's RV rental holiday.
The Napa Valley can be found in the state of California, 50 miles north-east of San Francisco and 45 miles south-east of Sacramento. Geographically, it is surrounded by the Mayacamas Mountains and the stunning Howell Range, which encloses this valley and gives it an unforgettable backdrop.
Boasting an impressive 400 wineries, the Napa Valley produces some of the world's finest wine, in some of the country's most idyllic settings. The climate and geography here is perfect for this kind of production, and its beauty alone is sure to take your breath away.
The Napa Valley is comprised of several regions, each boasting unique qualities and vibrant community lifestyles. Lake Berryessa is one of the largest bodies of fresh water in California, boasting 165 miles of shoreline. It is the perfect destination in the valley for a day out in the sun, with fishing and boating popular options.
Yountville is another magnificent destination within the Napa Valley, and is known for its world-class restaurants. In fact, it has been unofficially named the "Culinary Capital of the Napa Valley". A balloon ride is the best way to see and experience the wonder of this incredible town, with several services available.
The main hub of the valley can be found within the city of Napa itself. This brilliant, incredibly walkable town boasts gorgeous architecture, modern restaurants, and impressive shopping facilities. The Riverwalk is a great way to see what's on offer in the city and is an ideal afternoon activity.
The attractions on offer throughout the Napa Valley region are almost endless and extremely impressive. Napa is an ideal destination when it comes to relaxation and rejuvenation, and is home to some of the country's finest spas, natural geothermal springs and volcanic mud baths. Once you have enjoyed therapy of the body and mind, some retail therapy may be in order, and the numerous retail shops on offer are sure to provide a solution.
Golf is another popular past time while in the region and Napa boasts an impressive 7 golf courses. Play amongst the rolling hills of the valley and soak up the immense natural beauty that makes this area so special.
When it comes to RV camping in the Napa Valley, there are some really fantastic options. The Bothe-Napa Valley State Park is nestled on 2,000 acres, with camping available along the Ritchey Creek amongst a spectacular array of redwood groves. The Skyline Wilderness Park is another suitable option, with over 25 miles of trails for hiking, biking and horseback riding, situated nearby.
The Napa Valley is a remarkably superb destination for a motorhome rental Getaway, whether it be a romantic weekend for two, or a week-long family vacation. With so many amazing things to see and do, the only problem you may run into will be not wanting to leave!