Though small, Healdsburg is large in activity. There are countless things to do while visiting the town, regardless of if you are on a family trip, a romantic getaway, or on your own. The city is full of entertainment, relaxation, and culture. Here are a few of our favorite things to do while in town.
When you hear “Healdsburg,” the first word that might come to your mind is “wine.” Healdsburg is a part of the larger Sonoma County, which is known world-wide as “wine country.” While in Healdsburg, it is advisable to go wine tasting. Healdsburg is surrounded by many of California’s finest wineries, names like Alexander Valley, Dry Creek Valley, and Russian River Valley. There are hundreds of wine tasting rooms in the area. Take a little time to discover what best suits your palette. There are even guides to give you the absolute most thorough tour of the best wineries in town.
Go outdoors and spend some time in the gorgeous parks and beaches in Healdsburg. Have a picnic under a redwood tree, go for a bike ride among one of the many gorgeous trails through the town, walk along the paths in the park, or go on a rafting adventure through the Russian River. Other popular outdoor activities in Healdsburg are hot air balloon rides through the gorgeous landscape of the town and a nice, long day of golf at the Healdsburg Golf Club.
Healdsburg also is rich in the shopping scene, with hundreds of local boutiques selling everything from antiques to glass artwork. Go for a long day of shopping followed by a night out at one of Healdsburg’s many fine dining establishments. What a perfect day!