- All transport
- Pick up and drop off from selected locations
- Travel in air conditioned mini coach
- Experienced driver guide
- Comprehensive commentary
- Meals (Lunch at Matilda Bay)
- Brewhouse, chocolate and fudge samples
- Vodka, Gin Liqueur tastings
- 2 winery tastings
WHERE WE VISIT
- Hunter Valley
- Hunter Valley Chocolate Factory
- Hunter Distillery
- Matilda Bay Brewhouse
Why do we love this
We love that you get to try so many treats on this tour. Who doesn't love chocolate and wine?
WHAT TO EXPECT
Discover the magic of the Hunter region... visit hand-picked boutique wineries, indulge at the Hunter Valley Chocolate Factory and taste organic Vodka from Hunter Distillery. Sip, slurp and sample your way around and fall in love with the Hunter Valley! From wine and vodka to chocolate and beer, there is something for everyone.
The Hunter Valley is famous for its Semillon, but the region also produces other wine varieties including Shiraz, Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Verdelho. You'll sample a range at two wineries especially selected for their commitment to excellent customer experience and quality wine.
This tour is specifically tailored for a small group excursion, making it a cosy, informative, and interactive tour. The pace is relaxed and your tour guides are entertaining and professional.
The day begins as you head north across the Harbour Bridge, leaving the city behind for the rolling hills of the Hunter Valley. Enjoy a short stop along the way to stretch your legs before you arrive at your first destination, the Hunter Valley Chocolate Factory.
Enjoy samples of their chocolates and fudges and indulge your senses and sweet tooth. Spend some time to relaxing over a cup of coffee and soak in the stunning views and serenity of the valley. You can grab some more chocolates and other sweet goodies to bring home.
Next, head to the Hunter Distillery where things get serious with vodka and liqueur tastings. Set in a shed with a stunning backdrop, the distillery is the only certified organic distillery in the region. Hunter Distillery produces an exceptional range of top-shelf spirits which include Vodkas, Liqueurs, Schnapps, and their award-winning Copperwave Gin. Yum!
After a delicious tasting, it's onto Matilda Bay Brewhouse for lunch. The elegant brewhouse is situated within the grounds of the historic Hunter Resort And is home to some incredible views. After having lunch, there'll be ample time to sample some of the diverse range of ales, lagers, and ciders on tap. If wine is more your thing, then head round to their tasting room for a quick sample before hopping back on the bus.
You'll also visit two boutique wineries for an intimate tasting experience. Enjoy the finest Australian wines set amongst the country’s oldest wine region, with all tastings and samples included.
It's now time to start the journey back to the hustle and bustle of Sydney. You'll arrive back at approximately 6.30pm.