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Hunter Valley Wine-Tasting Day Tour from Sydney

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Overview
Enjoy a full day tour from Sydney to the Hunter Valley wine region and sample wines at a selection of 3-4 local wineries/ cellar doors, one featuring a wine and cheese pairing, as well as sample vokdas/liquors at either the Hunter Valley Distillery or Kiss of Fires outlet.

You’ll travel in a luxury Mercedes-Benz mini-coach. Enjoy a cafe lunch with a glass of wine or beer and a stop at one of the popular local chocolate shop outlets in the afternoon to browse and purchase if you wish.
Highlights
  • Enjoy a full-day wine tour of the famous Hunter Valley
  • Sample regional wines at four different wineries
  • Taste delicious foods from the region during the day
  • Listen to informative commentary of the region from your guide
What to Expect
After a pickup from your hotel, head down the highway for a 90-minute car ride to the famous Hunter Valley, Sydney’s premier wine region, to start your tasting tour. Begin the day sampling wines at four different wineries, learning about the winemaking process and the history of the region. Learn about each glass of wine with detailed descriptions from each winery. Taste delicious, local foods throughout the day including a lunch stop as well as a chocolate outlet. The tour finishes in Hunter Valley but if you’d like to head back to the city then hop back on the coach towards Sydney’s central business district.
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Departure Point
Sydney: 
Bondi Junction - Corner Oxford Street & Newland Street @ 6:45am (City drop off, no return in the evening)
Central Station area - Vibe Sydney Hotel, 111 Goulburn Street @ 6:55-7:00am
Central business district area &  hotels: from 7:05-7:15am
Circular Quay - Gresham Street outside the Cafe/Bar Milazzo @ 7:10-7:15am
North Sydney - Australia Post Building, 92 Pacific Highway on the corner of Mount St and Pacific Highway @ 7.15-7.20am
Chatswood - Corner Victoria Avenue & Railway Street @ 7:40-7:45am
Gordon - Bus Stop on Corner of Pacific Highway & Moree Street @ 7:45-7:50am
Wahroonga - Abbotsleigh High School for Girls @ 7:50-8:00am
Hunter Valley:
Hotel pickups (Pokolbin and Cessnock) from 9:20am to 9:50am
Hunter Valley Gardens Village at 9:45am
Departure Time
7:00 AM
Duration
11h
Return Details
Drop-off in the city center only around 6:00-6:30pm (Note: no return to Bondi Junction or Kings Cross)
Inclusions
  • Transport by air-conditioned mini-coach
  • Wine tastings
  • Light cafe lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off * (* from selected hotels only)
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified (e.g. morning tea)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • Vegetarian options are available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 17 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful way to get out of the city and see a little countryside, drink a little wine - and we saw a few kangaroos as well! We were picked up in a small van and joined a small group (around 12 ish) and headed for...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank KrisKnight
Reviewed 31 July 2019

We thoroughly enjoyed the Hunter Valley Wine-Tasting Day Tour from Sydney. Got picked up on time from Sydney in a comfortable and air conditioned van. Our driver and guide Ian was splendid. He had everything under control, and got us to each winery on time....More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Explore142247
Reviewed 12 July 2019

We spent an entire day with our tour guide Evan. He was fantastic. He planned the day perfectly and was a wonderful companion through the whole day. We hit 3 wineries, had lunch, breakfast and hit a chocolate store. It could not have been better....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Kristen S
Reviewed 8 July 2019

My friend and I had a lovely day trip thanks to Hunter Valley Wine Tasting Tours! Our driver Neil went above and beyond for us, which helped make the day even more enjoyable. We were pleasantly surprised by how generous the amount of tastings were...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 2 July 2019

Dave, our driver/Guide did a great job. Even with a full bus of 17, he made sure things ran perfect. If you are looking for a wine tour for a small group, but do not want to pay for a private tour, look no further....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank itravelveryoften
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Response from Kristen S | Reviewed this property |
Our guide picked for us and I got the feeling that it changed all the time depending on what was open and how the weather was
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Around 4:00 pm
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I wouldnt recomend bringing your toddler, firstly from the point of view of the courtesy of others on your tour group who are perhaps having a break from theirs with a chance to relax and enjoy the wine , no matter how... More
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