Experience a full day in the Hunter Valley Region, enjoying delicious food and amazing wines which will excite your taste buds. Set in the rolling green hills which surround the Hunter River, the Hunter Valley is home to more than 120 wineries. This Hunter Valley Wine Tour not only gives you the opportunity to experience some of Australia's best wines, but also feast on some of the regions finest local produce. Our Hunter Valley Tour is excellent value for money.
Start the day at McGuigans Wines where you will first experience a ‘behind the scenes’ wine making tour. You’ll soon become an expert in the procedures that go into making award winning wine. After the tour step into their Cellar Door for a tastings session including a variety of red, white and sparkling wines.
Next up is a delicious lunch at the exclusive Cypress Lakes Resort. Enjoy a delightful meal with a glass of wine and soak in the scenery that surrounds this beautiful resort. Click here for a sample menu.
After we have refuelled our bodies it’s time to visit our second winery of the day - Iron Gate Estate and enjoy an extensive wine tasting experience. The winery takes its name from the iron gate at the winery entrance, handcrafted by leading blacksmith Paul Simpson. Sample wines in the stylish cellar door with Spanish roof and floor tiles.
Last but not least we visit Wynwood Estate, one of the Hunter’s most traditional wineries. Using local vineyard knowledge, Wynwood Estate produce and hand pick the finest grapes that are used in their wine making process. Sample red, white and sparkling wines at their very own Cellar Door.
** Please note that this tour is for passengers aged 12yrs and over and only those of legal drinking age can consume alcohol **
Departs: Every Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday
Concludes: Approx. 6.30pm
Price: Adult $119 (Minimum age 18 years old)
** Please note that McGuigans is a working winery so if wine is in production, we cannot do the guided tour. In this case you will receive an extensive wine tasting experience **
Experienced Guide, 3 Wineries (including tastings), Lunch at Cypress Lakes Resort with a Glass of Wine, Inner City pick up / drop off
**Please note you MUST wear enclosed shoes for the Wine Making Tour**
Fancy spending the night in the stunning Hunter Valley? The Hunter has many other activities, besides their fabulous wineries to keep yourself occupied including hot air ballooning, horse riding, cycling and bushwalking.
Hostel Upgrade: dormitory accommodation at the Hunter Valley YHA - $104 per person
Resort Upgrade: private one bedroom villa at Cypress Lakes Resort - $225 per person
Upgrade includes overnight stay at your chosen accommodation and return journey to Sydney the following day.
** Please note the overnight stay is only available on Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays **
PICK UP LOCATIONS FOR HUNTER VALLEY TOURS
- Kings Cross – Holiday Inn, 203 Victoria Street at 7:15am
- St Laurence Church – 812 George St, Sydney at 7:30am
- Circular Quay – Sydney Harbour Marriot at 7:55am
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