Meet the Wine Makers: Private Hunter Valley Behind-the-Scenes Winery Tour with Optional Helicopter Flight
Meet some of the Hunter Valley’s most talented wine makers to get a real understanding of how Australian wine is produced, dine on the region’s best cuisine and get a first hand insight as to why this area is famous.
With over 150 vineyards producing some of the country's very best wine, stunning country-side scenery and charming little villages, a tour of the Hunter Valley is a must. Your expert guide will lead you through one of Australia's top wine regions for a day of indulgence and temptation.
A private guide will escort you through the stunning countryside in a stylish, luxury SUV, taking you to wineries and guiding you to special hideaways only a local would know about.
Go behind-the-scenes to meet the winemakers – the ones producing some of the region's favorite wines. Sample wine straight from the barrel as the winemakers share secrets on the ways and means particular to their style of winemaking. You will also taste the region's many delicacies including locally produced cheese, olives and chocolate.
For lunch choose between these 2 outstanding options (although almost anything can be arranged):
A private picnic lunch amidst the vines. Local cheeses, antipasto, organic salads and a bottle of Hunter Valley wine. The location of course, will be completely tailored to your desires.
A private five-course degustation menu with matching wines, accompanied by the winemaker who produced them. Hear his stories, and pick his brain about the wine-making process and food and wine pairing.
After lunch, choose to upgrade to include a scenic helicopter flight giving you a full sweep of the area. Touch down at the last winery for the day where you will conclude your tour a sparkling wine tasting (additional charges may apply).