Enjoy fine food and wine on this leisurely paced tour by Vinetrekker of the Yarra Valley. Only one hour from Melbourne, the beautiful, lush Yarra Valley is recognised internationally as a premium, cool-climate region known for its elegant wines.
Travel via the 'scenic route', through the undulating and bush laden north-eastern suburbs of Warrandyte and Wonga Park to the Coldstream Hills Winery at Coldstream. Established by James Halliday, Australia's leading author and commentator on wine, the wines are beautifully crafted and have enjoyed success at numerous wine shows, especially the chardonnay and pinot noir.
Visit the charming and boutique Medhurst Vineyard enroute to the very famous and very French Domaine Chandon. Enjoy a superb a la carte lunch at Yering Station followed by tastings in the historic 1859 original winery. The final stop for the day is at De Bortoli, the region's largest producer. Enjoy some wonderful cheeses matched beautifully to estate wines, including their famous Noble One.
Includes transport, all tastings, main course a la carte lunch, glass of wine and coffee at Yering Station, cheese platter, bottled water, guide and gst.
Days of operation:
Departure details: 30/05/19
Daily: 08:30am - 06:30pm
Vinetrekker offers a wide selection of private and public touring for small groups.
Some of the featured regions include the Yarra Valley, Mornington Peninsula and Macedon Ranges.
The Yarra Valley is a world renowned wine growing region and is home to over 70 wineries and is famous for producing Australia's finest pinot noir and sparkling wines. Tours offer a personalised and unique insight into the people, places and gastronomic treasures of this premier cool climate wine region that was first established in 1838.
The Mornington Peninsula has long been a favourite destination; offering green hinterlands, wild ocean beaches and an abundance of vineyards. With more than 200 vineyards, the Mornington Peninsula is one of the most highly concentrated wine regions in Australia.
Being cool-climate, the Peninsula is recognised for their outstanding chardonnay, pinot noir and pinot gris. Whether it is a meeting with a winemaker, cheese maker or a chocolatier you will gain an enhanced appreciation of the variety available on the Peninsula and enjoy a host of fantastic taste sensations.
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