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Australian Wine Tour Co.

Yarra Valley Wineries – Day Tour

Guidance from a genuine Wine Expert, who is there to entertain and educate you, not just to dazzle you with wine snobbery!

  • 572 Flinders Street, Docklands VIC 3000, Australia, Australia
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from$130

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Important Info

Tour Type
Group day tour
Group Size
Max of 8
Duration
8 hours
Meeting Point
Pickup at 9:30am from St Paul's Cathedral (Flinders St near the corner of Swanston St, Melbourne City)

Available Activities

Inclusions:
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Wine tastings at four Yarra Valley wineries
  • Lunch at Balgownie Estate or equivalent
  • Glass of wine and tea or coffee with lunch

Unavailable Activities

Exclusions:
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Cruise port pickup and drop-off
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Highlights

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Led by a local guide
  • Free drinks included
  • Lunch included
After pickup from your selected meeting point in Melbourne, your day trip starts with the approximate 1-hour drive to the Yarra Valley. Throughout the day, you’ll be accompanied by your guide, a wine expert who will entertain and educate you about the varietals that grow in this renowned wine region.

Stop at your first winery, Yering Farm, a rustic winery whose cellar door is housed in a converted hay shed situated on top of a hill. Admire the antique copper tools used by pioneer winemakers more than 100 years ago while you sample the wines. 
Continue your day trip to your second winery, Balgownie Estate, a small vineyard famed for its cabernet sauvignon and shiraz varieties. Spend your first 30 minutes here at the tasting table, and then head into the winery restaurant for lunch, which includes a glass of wine and tea or coffee. While you eat, enjoy great views of the vineyard. 

Next, head to Steels Gate Wines where you’ll enjoy a tasting of the winery’s award-winning classic Australian wines before making your way to your last winery of the day, to the French champagne company Moet and Chandon's Australian production house. Take a private guided tour of the winery to see how sparkling wine is made, and then relax with a glass of bubbly while you marvel at the gorgeous vineyard views.

Your day trip ends with the return drive to Melbourne, where you are dropped off at your original pickup point. 

Note: If lunch is not available at Balgownie Estate on the day of your tour, you’ll have lunch at a similar venue. Itinerary is subject to change without notice.

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Description

Discover Victoria’s Yarra Valley wine region on this day trip from Melbourne. With an expert guide to act as your wine tutor, visit four of the area’s best-known wineries: Steels Gate Wines, Balgownie Estate, Yering Farm and Domaine Chandon. During your series of wine tastings and an included vineyard lunch, you’ll find out why the Yarra Valley is one of Australia's favorite wine regions, loved for its picturesque scenery. Choose from several pickup points in central Melbourne.

Availability
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From $130.00 per person

Type / Period

01 Apr 18 - 31 Mar 19

Adults

Yarra Valley Wineries – Day Tour

$130.00

best price guaranteed

Unavailable Seasons

25 Dec 18 - 26 Dec 18

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  2. If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
    If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
    If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

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