1 Day Hunter Valley Tour
Hop from winery to winery as you explore Australia’s oldest winemaking region on the Hunter Valley Tour. You’ll be exposed to some of the best cellar doors in the country, take a look behind the scenes with a wine making tour and discover the unique spirits at the Hunter Valley Distillery. We’ll take you through the stunning landscape of the Valley, providing you with a fascinating introduction to this part of Australia.
Operates: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Returns: approx. 7:00pm
This tour requires a minimum age of 18 years to join.
Please let us know of any dietary requirements when you book. Generally, wines included aren’t vegan but please enquire with your travel date to see if we can accommodate vegan wine tastings.
Discover the Hunter Valley region as we visit one of Australia’s major wine regions in our 1 Day Hunter Valley Tour. With tastings at three well-known wineries, sampling of locally made liqueurs, chocolates and cheeses, wine-making tour and delicious local restaurant lunch, this tour is guaranteed to tantalise your taste buds!
The tour departs from central Sydney, heading straight to the Hunter Valley wine region. The area is one of Australia’s top epicurean destinations, famed for world-class wine production and fine restaurants. Throughout the day, you’ll have a chance to sample some of the wine the area is famous for as we visit three boutique local wineries. Learn about each wine and its production as you taste your way through the Hunter Valley’s best-known wine varieties including chardonnay, semillon and shiraz.
At one of the internationally recognised wineries of the area, you’ll be taken on a behind the scenes tour of the winery and learn more about the winemaking process. You’ll then get to sample some of the delicious offerings – you may even be lucky enough to taste some of the local cheese and chocolate produce!
If you fancy something a bit stronger, a stop at the Hunter Valley Distillery is sure to satisfy. Taste some of the unique schnapps and liqueur flavours including choc-mint, honeydew melon, black tea and even chilli!
Once you’ve worked up an appetite, we’ll head on to lunch at a boutique Hunter Valley restaurant, overlooking some of the most picturesque scenery in the Hunter Valley. We’ll tuck into a spread of seasonal produce while admiring the incredible scenery that characterises this part of Australia.
Finally, in the afternoon we’ll head back to Sydney, where the tour unfortunately comes to an end.
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|Circular Quay – Macquarie Place Park*||Cnr Loftus and Bridge Street, Sydney||7:45am|
|St Laurence Church*||812 George St, Sydney||7:25am|
|Cessnock Aldi||16 Wollombi Rd, Cessnock||10:00am|
|Chateau Elan at the Vintage||Vintage Dr, Rothbury||10:00am|
|Crown Plaza Hunter Valley||430 Wine Country Dr, Lovedale||10:00am|
|Cypress Lakes Resort by Oaks||15 Thompsons Rd, Pokolbin||10:00am|
|Hunter Valley Resort||Cnr Hermitage Rd & Mistletoe Lne, Pokolbin||10:00am|
|Hunter Valley YHA||100 Wine Country Rd, Nulkaba||10:00am|
|Leisure Inn Pokolbin Hill||Cnr Broke Rd & McDonalds Rd, Pokolbin||10:00am|
|Voco Kirkton Park Hunter Valley||336 Oakey Creek Rd, Pokolbin||10:00am|
* Sydney drop-off is near Central Station. Travellers joining the tour from Hunter Valley will be returned to their pickup location.