Treat yourself to delicious wines and gourmet cuisine against the backdrop of the spectacular views of the Yarra Valley.
Your day begins with a visit to the oldest winery in the region (founded in 1838) Yering station. In the old tasting room (circa 1858), you will try excellent wines from the collection Village and Estate. Produced with traditional winemaking technology, this brand sets a recognized standard of taste for wine, not only for Australian but for international experts.
Then we will visit the cheese-maker, where you can taste the fresh products of local craftsmen.
After the dairy farm we will go to taste the excellent sparkling wines Domain Chandon. Before you try a glass of the famous sparkling wine, produced by the classical French technology (methode traditionelle), you will take a small tour of the winery, where you will be able to see with your own eyes how the original French technique is applied on Australian soil.
The next stop will be a visit to the Coldstream Hills, where you will find elegant wines that are very popular. You will try traditional varieties and original blends, including the Shiraz, as well as the Yarra Valley Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, and Pinot Noir.
For lunch we will stop in a lovely Wild Creek Station estate with a splendid bar and restaurant. It serves lunch a la carte of two courses with dining and sparkling wines.
After lunch we will go to trully Italian DeBortoli winery where among others you will be served one of the best dessert wines in Australia – De Bortoli Noble One.
On the way back we will stop at the chocolate factory which has an excellent selection of chocolates, desserts and ice cream.
Inclusions and Highlights
Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Melbourne CBD
Touring minibus with English speaking guide
Bottled water along the way
Lunch at Wild Cattle Creek restaurant
Yering Station winery
Cheese Dairy Farm
Domain Chandon winery
Cold Stream Hills winery
Wild Cattle Creek estate
De Bortoli winery
Yarra Valley Chocolaterie
Tour is available on a daily basis with a minimum of 2 people
Tour begins at 09.30 in Melbourne CBD
This tour can be combined with Penguin Parade during summer season. We will provide you special price upon request