Explore the fertile Hunter Valley, home to Australia’s oldest wine producing region, and taste its award-winning regional foods and wines, enjoying a 2-course lunch and three wine tastings on this wonderful full-day tour of the region from Sydney.
What to Expect
Explore the fertile Hunter Valley and taste award-winning regional food and wine.
Enjoy private vineyard inspections and learn of the winemaking process. Spend your time strolling amongst the vineyards, purchase some wines, or just enjoy the beautiful Australian countryside. Be treated to magnificent views of the Hawkesbury River in the morning. Home to Australia’s oldest wine producing region, the Hunter Valley owes its fame to world class viticulturalists and fertile soils. At the first vineyard, experience a guided tour of the winery to learn about the winemaking process whilst sampling some of their award winning wines. Then visit Hunter Resort and enjoy a presentation on how the winery operates, a truly informative and educational experience. A delicious luncheon is accompanied by wine tastings – your two-course lunch will be complimented with specially chosen wines.
After lunch you can enjoy informal wine tastings at the Cellar Door bar. Further tastings include a visit to McGuigans Winery – be sure to taste their Australian wines. Your last stop will take you to Hunter Valley Garden Village, a quaint little township within the Hunter Valley. Have free time to explore the many hidden delights in the garden village. You'll have the opportunity to try further tastings at the Hunter Valley Cellars. After departing Hunter Valley Garden Village, head back to Sydney via Freeman's Waterhole and the Expressway
- Delicious two-course lunch at Hunter Valley Resort
- Enjoy tastings at three wineries including Leogate and McGuigans
- Wine appreciation tour
- Visit to vineyards and breweries with the opportunity to purchase goods
What's Not Included
- Entry to Hunter Valley Gardens
This tour departs from the Star Casino in Sydney.
Other centally located hotel pick-ups are available.