The Blue Ridge Wine Tour

   The The Blue Ridge Wine Tour takes you to two delightful

   wineries in the heart of apple country near Asheville. 

   The first winery features a casual country style 

   tasting room, the second offers a hint of sophistication.


   This tour leaves every Saturday from Westgate  

   Shopping Center in Asheville at 10:30AM and
   The Cascades Mountain Resort  in 

   Hendersonville at 11:15AM.    Box lunches and 

   wonderful food trucks are available.  Your $69.00 per             person includes tasting fees, wine history and winery             tour.  We arrive back in Asheville at 3:30PM. 
​   Saturdays,  May 7 through October 29. 2022

   Extra Bonus:  In September and October after
   our second winery we will be 
​   stopping by an Apple Farm Stand where the harvest
   is fully underway.  85% of all the apples grown in NC
   are grown in the vicinity of the wineries.  Apple
   donuts, apple fritters, apple turnovers, apple... 


   Online booking for this tour will open April 2nd, 2022.       Before May 7th, private wine tours are available 
   anytime.  For information, call 828.606.8606 or
​   email:  info@thetrolleycompany.com




   ​​ Vino Al Fresco Tour

   Three boutique wineries nestled in North Carolina Horse

    Country await you.  Three wineries, three styles, and the

    ambiance of three different tasting rooms.  Award 

    winning wines are poured at each location and often the

    winemakers will be available to talk to you about their

    wines. All tasting fees are included. This Tour is a charter      tour that is open to 8 or more persons. Reservations for          wine tours can be made by contacting The Trolley                  Company.
​                         info@thetrolleycompany.com

    The Crest Wine Tour

   Private charter tours of 6 or more persons to two or               three wineries are also available to the
   American Vitacultural Area, Crest of the Blue Ridge.               Call or email for information and reservation.




​    Cider Tour 

    Cideries have opened in the Apple Country capital of              North Carolina.   85% of all the apples grown in NC are          grown withing 25 miles of Asheville.  Come and taste the        wonderful ales that three of those cideries are producing.      Call us for more information.


            For information:  info@thetrolleycompany.com,                                                 828.606.8606




 Note:  All of our tours are available year      round for private groups and all private tours can be customized

Our Tours

  • Blue Ridge Wine Tour
  • Vino Al Fresco
  • The Crest Wine Tour
  • Custom Tours

Our 8th Year Offering Quality Wine Tours

             One of the beautiful vineyards in the French Broad River area.

​*Breaking News:  Our area has now been designated an American Vitacultural Area,

"The Crest of the Blue Ridge."  


Important Fleet Transportation Information Below


The Travel Channel has named the             Asheville region one of the

   Top 10 New Places for Wine Lovers.  

WNC Magazine Showcases the Vineyards of Western North Carolina

      Learn more about wine, cheeses and our tour in the Mountain Xpress.

   Charter and Specialty Tours

    Charter Winery Tours for Hotels, Meeting Planners 
    Groups, Individuals--Custom designed tours to selected
    regional wineries created to conform to time and 
    passenger needs.  Prices are based on time, the
    number of wineries, and the amenities provided.
    Tours may feature cheese service, lunch or
    appetizers, and all tasting room fees.  Limousine service
    can also be provided.  Tours will depart and return to 
    locations requested. For additional information on our
    wine tours:  info@thetrolleycompany.com,  828.606.8606

Bachelorette Party Tours

    Available directly to Brides, Bridesmaids or through                   wedding planners and hotels.  The Bride or a member of
    her bridal party will specify which wineries  she 
    would like to visit.  Timing of the tour is based on
    the needs of the bridal party and the tour may finish
    at a restaurant of your choice.  These tours include                   door to door transportation, tasting room fees and can
    be customized to include a memento glass, food and
    bridal party gifts.  Party size may range from 5 to 20.
    For additional information on our wine tours:  

    info@thetrolleycompany, 828.606.8606

The Original and Premier Wine Tour Company of Western North Carolina

The organizer of a wonderful group of ladies who took our winery tour for a "Wives and Moms Weekend Away" wrote the following lovely note:  

"Thank you again for allowing us to use your services this past weekend. The weather was perfect, the locations we visited were perfect, the trolley was perfect!!!  It was a much needed getaway and your company's accommodations made everything that more enjoyable. 
Thank you for making everything seem effortless so we could enjoy our time visiting the Asheville area. Best of luck and success with your business - you all are so kind!"

November 2020

Wine  tours & Cider Tours

est. 2014.

   Important Fleet Transportation Information:    All of our vehicles         meet the legal standards for vehicles used for commercial

   transportation in NC and SC.  Every vehicle has a "For Hire" tag and           carries commercial insurance to insure your safety.   There are     some           transportation providers in NC and SC that are renting vans from rental       agencies such as Hertz and Avis and misrepresenting their legality. 

   These vehicles do not carry the required insurance or licensure for 

​   commercial transportation.

What about a "Provence Dreams" Wine Tour this summer?  Travel with the award winning Ruth and Mike Berman and taste the real Provence. For info:  www.bonbeer.com/wine-tours/france    

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The Trolley Company

in association with

French Broad Vignerons

is proud to offer wine tours in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina.

We offer 3 different wine

tours -- each one visits local boutique wineries who proudly serve their selection of award winning wines.

We are your designated driver for a beautiful day.