Apple Country Wine Tour

   The Apple Country Wine tour takes you to

   two delightful wineries near Hendersonville.

   The first winery features a casual country style 

   tasting room, the second offers a hint of sophistication and 

   the third has magnificent mountain views.


   This tour leaves every Saturday from Westgate Mall in

   Asheville at 10:30AM and The Cascades Mountain Resort 

   in Hendersonville at 11:00PM.    Box lunches and 

   wonderful food trucks are available.  Tasting fees are              included.   This will be a ticketed event starting August           11 through September 23



   (Charter tours of 6 or more persons to three wineries are 

     also available for the Apple Country Wine Tour.  Call for
     information and reservation). 


   ​​ 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. Departs every                  Thursday, May to November from Westgate Mall in 

    Asheville at 10:30 AM and from The Hampton Inn 

    in Hendersonville at 11AM.  Tour is open to 10 or more          persons. Reservations for wine tours can be made by            contacting The Trolley Company.
​    info@thetrolleycompany.com


  Catawba Valley Wine Tour

   Wineries near Morganton, NC, bring you a variety of
   tasting opportunities.  One is a small winery with
   large tasty grapes grown organically and 
   sustainably.  There is a Bordeaux-inspired winery 
   snuggled within the vineyard with both red and
   white wines.  Another vineyard features Bordeaux-style          reds and whites, as well as a lovely view from the

   tasting room. Every Thursday, April

   to November.  Departs from the Westgate Mall in 
   Asheville at 9:30AM.  This tour is available to parties of 10      or more.




​    Cider Tour 

    Cideries have opened in the Apple Country capital of              North Carolina.   85% of all the apples grown in NC are          grown withing 20 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 tours and all private

   tours can be customized.


Our Tours

  • Apple Country
  • Vino Al Fresco
  • Catawba
  • Custom Tours

Wine  tours & Cider Tours

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 proudly serve their selection of award winning wines.

We are your designated driver for a beautiful day.



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


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




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