Yarra Valley Food and Wine Small Group Tour

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Yarra Valley Food and Wine Small Group Tour information and booking

from
$152
Duration
8 hours
Departs from
Centrally located Melbourne and Yarra Valley accommodation
Returns to
Returns to original departure point at approximately 5:30pm
Time of departure
9:15am
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Tour description provided by Viator

For all things gourmet with personalized service, join this small group Yarra Valley Food and Wine Tour from Melbourne and the Yarra Valley. Enjoy private wine tastings accompanied by international and local cheeses, meet a Yarra Valley winemaker and pause for lunch in a winery served with matching wines. Your full-day tour includes a professional guide with local knowledge, plus return hotel transfers.

Head for De Bortoli Winery, a third generation, Italian family owned winery. From its vineyards in this premium wine growing region, De Bortoli makes a wide range of award winning wines including the world acclaimed sweet white Noble One. Taste a selection of De Bortoli wines accompanied by a selection of local and international cheeses.

Next, visit the working winery, Dixon's Creek Estate where you get the chance to meet winemaker and pioneer of the Yarra Valley, Graeme Miller.

Continue your food and wine journey with a two-course lunch paired with wine at Tokar Estate, Soumah or Ezard at Levantine Hill (depending on season, availability and size of group)

After lunch, visit Coldstream Hills Winery for wine tasting and and visit to the "amphitheater" style vineyards.

Conclude the afternoon at 10th generation wine maker Dominique Portet and visit the cellar door and enjoy some afternoon tea before departing the Yarra Valley and arriving back to Melbourne or your Yarra Valley accommodation.

What's included

  • Small-group tour
  • 2-course lunch
  • 5-cellar door wine tasting
  • Cheese and wine pairing at de bortoli estate
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Tasting glasses at vineyards are not complimentary