3. Adelaide: Highlights, Hahndorf, & McLaren Vale Wine Tastings
Full day Adelaide Highlights Join this full-day small-group tour featuring some of Adelaide's finest experiences, including Mount Lofty, 2 hours to explore the German settlement town of Hahndorf and two wine tastings in the beautiful McLaren Vale. Pickup is available from several selected locations around Adelaide CBD with tours departing 7 days a week. Your tour starts with a City Highlights tour. Enjoy our expert commentary as you get your bearings and learn about Adelaide's history. Gain some insider secrets from your tour guide, the must-dos, the places to visit, and the best restaurants at which to enjoy Adelaide's finest food. Traveling out of the city, we head through picturesque North Adelaide, scattered with stunning Federation architecture and lavish homes. Be sure to have your camera ready because the next stop is a spectacular view of Adelaide from the summit of Mount Lofty. From Mount Lofty, it's on to Hahndorf. The German settlement of Hahndorf is an absolute delight. With its abundance of boutique shops and eateries, there's plenty to explore as you enjoy 2 hours of free time to do whatever you please. Meet the bus back at Bus Stop 54 on the main street of Hahndorf. Time now to sit back and relax as we head to McLaren Vale through the picturesque Adelaide Hills. Keep your eyes peeled as you watch the countryside roll by as you may spot Kangaroos, Koalas and Emus on route. Time to prime your taste buds for your first sumptuous tasting at Haselgrove Wines. Savour a mixture of red and white wines as your host walks you through a structured tasting experience. There is also an option to purchase a cheese tasting plate to enjoy (at own cost). Hop back on board for the short drive to our next winery experience but be sure to have your camera poised for some unique photo opportunities on the way. The next wine tasting session of the day is the exquisite Chapel Hill Winery. Enjoy this beautiful and historic Chapel setting steeped in history as your host pours award winning wines for you savour. On the return trip to Adelaide, we'll travel along the scenic coastline and back to Adelaide via the beautiful seaside suburb of Glenelg. There's time for stroll along the seafront to admire views across the open water. Choose to stay in Glenelg, grab dinner, watch the sunset and make your own way back to Adelaide at your leisure, or enjoy your 15 minute stroll, and hop back on the bus and head back to Adelaide.