Tours & Tastings

Open Daily 11:00am- 4:30pm

Closed in observance of Memorial Day 
Friday, May 26th- Monday, May 29th

We invite you to visit Calera located at 11300 Cienega Road outside Hollister, CA. Here you will be able to take in the beautiful views of the Diablo Mountain Range, see our hillside one-of-a-kind seven level gravity flow winery, and learn about our history and exquisite wines. Upon entrance into the tasting room you will be greeted by one of our delightful and knowledgeable tasting room attendants and taken through a flight of five wines. Our tasting room experience is $10 per taster and waived with a $50 purchase.

Request a Visit (Reservations are not required but always appreciated)

Winery & Cave Tours


Mt. Harlan Vineyards Excursion- Currently unavailable due to road damage.

$75.00 per person
Duration: Approximately 3 hours

Limited to groups of 4; Not available during harvest months; Reservation required; Offered seasonally

Enjoy a once in a lifetime opportunity to see Mt. Harlan. Take a drive to our mountaintop vineyards and experience breathtaking views while sampling wines from each of our eight single vineyards: Ryan, de Villiers, Mills, Jensen, Reed, and Selleck Pinot Noirs and Viognier and Chardonnay with a special sampling of our Mt. Harlan Aligoté.


Mt. Harlan Horizontal Pinot Noir Tasting

$30.00 per person
Reservation Required

Interested in tasting our Mt. Harlan Pinot Noirs? Enjoy a side-by-side comparison of the Ryan, de Villiers, Mills, Reed, Jensen, & Selleck Mt. Harlan Pinot Noirs. This is a horizontal tasting of our 2014 vintage. *Some of these wines do sell out and will not be available for tasting. 


Calera Wine & Cheese Pairing

$30.00 per person
Reservation Required; offered seasonally (May- October)

Sample five Calera wines perfectly paired with imported and artisan cheeses as you overlook the spectacular views of Swanson’s Bluff. Learn to pair food and wines from one of our enthusiastic professionals. Complimentary cheese & wine tasting notes are provided.​ 


Gravity-flow Winery & Cave Tour

Duration: Approximately 45 minutes

Reservations Required: Available Daily at 11:30am  & 1:30pm

Visit one of the only 7-level gravity-flow wineries in the world and take the chance to walk through each level with one of our wine professionals to understand how this gentle handling of the grapes, juice, and wine influence quality. Finish this unique tour with a walk through of our 13,000 square foot wine cave.