Teachers of the world, your days are numbered. Summer is quickly coming to a close, which can only mean that it’s about time for syllabi, bulletin boards, field trips, and, of course, students. If you are like most teachers, you wouldn’t say no to a little extra rest and relaxation before the chaos descends. What better way to soak up the end of summer than by touring Indianapolis’ finest wineries with your teacher friends? Indy JoyRides can take you on the relaxing winery tour that you’re looking for. Here are just a few of the great wineries in the area. 

Back-to-School Wine Tours

Easley Winery

Looking for the ultimate urban winery experience? Swirl, sip, and savor over 20 award-winning craft wines made in downtown Indy, only 6 blocks from Monument Circle. Easley Winery is home to Reggae & Sweet Tulip Wines. Enjoy the whimsical gift shop or sit in the outdoor wine garden that features a great view of downtown. 

Daniel’s Vineyard

Daniel’s Vineyard is a full-production winery and event venue offering a portfolio of 15 high-quality varieties of wine that are available in the tasting room! There is outdoor seating that overlooks the vineyard and offers yard games to play, or air-conditioned, indoor seating with games like shuffle board and air hockey. Daniel’s Vineyard is the perfect to place to spend any night with family or friends.

Foyt Wine Vault

Foyt Wine Vault is more than just a tasting room. They are a slice of racing history, a great place to relax with friends, and a venue to host your special events. The wine list at Foyt Wine Vault includes wines from the best vineyards in Napa and Sonoma, California. Choices range from delicate Rieslings and Sauvignon Blancs to Pinot Noirs and the full-bodied Cabernet Sauvignons and Zinfandels that these areas are known for. In addition, they are now serving a full menu of Italian-inspired food.

Indy JoyRides makes visiting the city’s many wineries completely carefree. We’ll drive you to tastings, so you can relax and explore new wines and wineries – and perhaps find a new, favorite Pinot! Wine tours are offered exclusively as private bookings, so that means you and your friends will have the whole bus to yourself. For more information or to book your winery tour, contact us today at (317) 572-5693.