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Melbourne: Full-Day Yarra Valley Wine Experience with Lunch

Melbourne: Full-Day Yarra Valley Wine Experience with Lunch

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Visit some of Victoria’s top wineries in the stunning Yarra Valley on a full-day tour from Melbourne. Enjoy tutored tastings with your guide at 4 premium wineries and lunch at a winery restaurant.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Itinerary
5 hours
  • Melbourne

  • 1.5 hours
  • Greenstone Vineyards (winery)

  • Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa (winery)

  • Yering Farm Wines (winery)

  • 1.5 hours
  • Soumah of Yarra Valley (winery)

  • Melbourne

Pickup included
Main stop
Highlights
  • Visit 4 premium wineries in the Yarra Valley
  • Enjoy lunch with a glass of wine at a winery restaurant
  • Admire the views of rolling hills from the vineyards
Full description

Take a full-day wine tour in the Yarra Valley and discover some of the best wineries in Victoria just an hour's drive from Melbourne. Stop at 4 different wineries, taste a range of wines, and savor an included lunch.

After pickup from a range of meeting points, depart for the Yarra Valley. Make your first stop at Greenstone, nestled in the base of the Christmas Hills. Begin by learning the art of the swirl, sniff, and slurp from your expert wine guide and then try a range of cellar door tastings.

Move on to the next venue, Balgownie Estate, a stylish winery featuring great views and an excellent restaurant. Enjoy lunch with a glass of the estate's wine, then taste more of the wines produced there at the cellar door.

In the afternoon, travel through the gorgeous scenery to a smaller boutique winery, Yering Farm. Experience traditionally made wines and see the antique copper wine-making equipment used by the Yarra Valley’s pioneer vignerons.

Afterward, make your final stop at Soumah of Yarrah Valey. The cool climate allows this winery to specialize in styles and varieties typical to northern Italy and southeastern France, such as Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Sample the award-winning wines before returning to Melbourne.

Includes
  • Round-trip transportation from Melbourne
  • All wine tastings
  • 1-course lunch at a winery restaurant, with a glass of wine
  • Wine guide
  • Hotel pickup
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years

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Meeting point

The tour departs from Immigration Museum at 09:25 AM.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • The itinerary and timing for this activity may change without notice
  • Please note that passengers must refrain from consuming food and hot drinks on board the bus
  • This tour operates with a maximum of 24 passengers, and the maximum number of people per booking is 8
  • It cannot be guaranteed that groups larger than 8 will be accommodated on the same vehicle
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 319 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.7/5
  • Transportation
    4.4/5
  • Value for money
    4.6/5
  • Safety
    4.8/5

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The tour was very nice and simple. The pickup point was clear with choices, easy to navigate with link to Google Maps. Our guide, John, was full of stories and gave a brief stories throughout the trip, not only about wines but the whereabout we were passing! We had a really great day.

December 3, 2022

The tour was a great experience. The driver/tour guide was very knowledgeable and had plenty of information on the wineries that we visited. N.B. the Yarra Valley has - to my taste - better wines than the Mornington Peninsula. Lunch was incredibly delicious. Choice of 4 mains, and a glass of wine is included. Well worth it!

November 14, 2022

Had a great day. Tour guide was entertaining. Lunch was fabulous. The last winery wasn't the winery that was advertised, and no one let us know until we got on the bus. We felt rushed at this last winery as there were other large groups also there, and they gave smaller tastings than the other three (planned) wineries. Overall a great day!

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October 23, 2022

Product ID: 60158