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La Dolce Vita - Weekend in the King Valley

Tour operated by: Italian Delights Tours

Address: 14 Scott Street , Elwood, Victoria 3184

Phone: 03 9018 6624  |  Mobile: 0425 769 711  


Join Lynette and Jim from Italian Delights Tours on this indulgent weekend of Fine Food, Wine and warm King Valley hospitality! During the tour guests will be staying at the beautiful 4.5 star Erindale Guest House. Pick up is either from a pre-arranged Melbourne address or Melbourne's Tullamarine Airport.

On Friday evening have a lovely dinner together at Erindale. Saturday, head to the King Valley for a cellar door tasting at the Pizzini winery. Eat lunch here and enjoy the activities of the Pizzini gnocchi festa! Later head down the road a little to the Dal Zotto winery and cellar door to join in the fun of tasting some more Italian varietals. On Saturday evening, after having a fun filled day out in the King Valley, guests can unwind in the charming historic town of Beechworth to enjoy a free evening.

Sunday morning kicks off in the mid-late morning with a cellar door tasting at Chrismont winery and vineyard. Stay at a beautiful, undulating property for lunch to enjoy the entertainment and food on offer before departing Sunday afternoon for Melbourne in the mid afternoon.

Tour pricing information (GST included)

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Single Guest

A deposit of AUD $200 is required. Check website for payment methods accepted.


Twin Share Double

A deposit of AUD $200 is required. Check website for payment methods accepted.


Payment methods accepted

Cheque  MasterCard  VISA Card 

Days of operation


Departure details: 13/11/15 - 15/11/15

Tour starting location

Melbourne Airport

Mode of transport

  • Car


  • Wine tasting


  • Food and Wine


  • Guide


  • English
  • Italian

Treat yourself to one of Italian Delights Tours small group private tours of King Valley Victoria, or enjoy a day out shopping at Melbourne's best Italian gourmet food stores.

Provincial Victoria's King Valley is becoming famous for its world class wines, gourmet food, and spectacular natural scenery. This lush, green valley only two and a half hours drive from Melbourne practically takes you to picturesque Northern Italy, without the long haul flight.

For local Melburnian gourmet shoppers or visitors enjoying extended Melbourne apartment stays, the shopping day tours will help you stock your pantries with all things Italian!

Feel like a child in a toy shop and discover the excitement of discovering great cheeses, cured meats, coffee, authentic and well-priced Italian wine, along with a host of delicious pastries. During the tours your hosts will take care of all your groceries and once you have bought your items, they will be stored safely away in a cool place in our well-appointed tour vehicle.

Italian Delights Tours have chosen some of Melbourne's best and most authentic Italian food stores. Unpretentious and unashamedly Italian and great value to boot! There are a wide range of products that make great gifts or special treats for you, your friends or loved ones.

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