Private Yarra Valley Winery Premium Tour
Wine Touring Excellence at its very best. We have created an itinerary that is affectionately known in our company as the “Friends & Family Tour” – as these are the places we would take those near and dear to us. Outstanding scenery with wines to match and only an hour from Melbourne CBD. Our driver/guides are friendly and knowledgeable wine experts that help guarantee a superb day in the Yarra Valley.
Immerse your senses in our itinerary or we can customise with specific wineries or attractions in the Yarra Valley that you may be keen to visit. Let us know and we can tailor an experience to ensure your day comes off just the way you like it.
This is a Private Tour service and we do not add other guests to your tour. The Vehicle is a Kia Carnival Platinum or equivalent and has a licensed capacity of up to 6 passengers.
9:30am | Depart Melbourne CBD
10:30am | Domaine Chandon
Start the senses going at French Champagne company Moet & Chandon’s Australian production house Domaine Chandon. Your guide will take you for a fascinating walk through the winery explaining the nuance of Sparkling Wine Production. Then enjoy a relaxing glass of Australia’s best bubbly and a view that you will not wish to surrender.
If sparkling wine is not your thing, fear not, they also have a fantastic range of premium still white and reds to choose from.
11:45am | Soumah of Yarra Valley
It is said that ‘great wine is made in the vineyard’ and at Soumah this is true to their philosophy with a location that delivers with spectacular undulating topography, ancient soils and well tendered vines. This charming venue incorporates the elegance & honesty of Northern Italian wine styles and food as its inspiration. A hidden gem, located down a county lane in the dress circle Coldstream Hills foothills of the Yarra Valley. Wine tasting before lunch is the perfect way to match a style with your meal. Inclusive of one course lunch with a glass of wine and tea or coffee.
1:30pm | Helen & Joey Estate
This vineyard winery is a stunning, regionally distinctive and award-winning property. Nestled in the foothills of the Yarra Valley Warramate Hills this cellar door offers a unique range of wines. You are sure to be surprised and delighted by the varied and extraordinary wines on offer. Enjoy a relaxing wine tasting whilst soaking in the stunning views from the Helen and Joey deck.
2:45pm | Yering Station Winery and Gallery
Yering Station’s historic winery building (circa 1859) with its rustic charm, high ceilings and white painted, hand-made brick walls, operates as both a tasting room and a contemporary art gallery. Cellar Door and Wine Store offer visitors the opportunity to taste and reflect upon a range of Yering Station wines. The educational nature of our tastings encourages visitors to learn the language of wine in a relaxed welcoming environment. The Yering Station Art Gallery is committed to exhibiting the work of both established and emerging Australian artists and the exhibitions are located in the Main Gallery on the ground floor.
4:30 – 5:00pm | Arrive Melbourne
Healesville Sanctuary – explore a bushland haven for Australian wildlife.
Four Pillars Gin – a small Australian distillery in the Yarra Valley
Yarra Valley Chocolaterie – combines striking architecture with a unique food experience amidst picturesque valley views
Yarra Valley Dairy – renowned for its stunning scenery as well as producing superb wine and artisan food
Wild About Fruit Farmgate
Optional Wineries List
Domaine Chandon, Rochford Wines, Yering Station, DeBortoli, Coldstream Hills, Giant Steps, Innocent Bystander, St Huberts, Yering Farm, Train Trak, TarraWarra Estate, Punt Road Wines, Steels Gate Wines, Sutherland Estate, Kellybrook, Mandala Wines, Dominique Portet, Oakridge Estate, Balgownie Estate, Fergusson Wines, Helens Hill, Outlook Hill
*Optional inclusions may incur additional costs
** Feel free to select lunch at an alternate venue however there may be an additional cost depending on venue and number of courses selected
Winery Tour Features
Your Own Personal Friendly Wine Expert Guide with Great Local Knowledge
Customized Itinerary to Suit You
Private Luxury Vehicle
Ability to Visit other Regional Attractions
NOTE: Unless otherwise specified, the rates listed are for the 2019 - 2020 season. The 2019 - 2020 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2019 to the 31st March 2020. The 2020 - 2021 season rates commence on the 1st April 2020.