Yarra Valley Wine Tour
Yarra Valley is a premium wine producing region in Australia and is situated around an hour’s drive from Melbourne. This is considered to be one of the first wine growing region in Victoria and if you plan to undertake a Yarra Valley wine tour then be prepared to soak in the luxurious countryside as you take in the knowledge about wine making.
Yarra Valley is full of wineries and vineyards and is turning out to be a famous tourist destination in Australia. If you plan to undertake a tour of Yarra Valley then you will be treated to visits to a number of small and large wineries where you will get to taste some of their premium wines.
Some of the famous wineries which you may be touring in Yarra Valley are the estate of Domaine Chandon, Yarra Ridge, St. Huberts, Coldstream Hills, Oakridge Estate and Yerring station. Here you will get a chance to see the masters at work and also glean some information about the wine making techniques.
There are several tour options in Yarra Valley which will help you in making your trip memorable.
Read on to find out more about Yarra Valler wine tours.
Yarra Valley Wine Tour
Wine and wildlife
Explore the famous wineries of Yarra Valley along with a tour to experience the Australian wildlife. You can visit the well-known Healesville Sanctuary which has the largest collection of the native wildlife of Australia in the world. The sanctuary is sure to charm you with its spectacular collection of the Australian wildlife.
After the visit to the sanctuary, you can tour any of the wineries or vineyards in and get ready to be treated to sparkling wine while you soak in the natural beauty of the vineyards and taste some of the delectable goodies.
Yarra Valley Country Gourmet Tour
This tour combines the wine tasting experience with cooking lessons. So if you enrol for this tour, be prepared to roll up your sleeves and learn the nuances of gourmet cooking from a master chef.
The tour will begin with a visit to a winery where you will receive personalised cooking lessons from the chef. You can sip on a flute of wine while the chef demonstrates how to prepare a meal fit for a feast, from the freshest produce from Yarra Valley.
Afterwards, you will get a lesson on how to combine wine and food together from experienced winemakers from the winery.
This will be followed by a trip to another winery where you will get to see the experts at work and also taste some of their finest wines. All in all the experience is bound to leave you richer in knowledge of wines and also skilled in the art of gourmet cooking!
Romantic Vineyard Escape
If you want to embark upon a romantic escape with your partner, then Yarra Valley and the Macedon Ranges can offer you a great and memorable experience.
Both Yarra Valley and the Macedon ranges offer great escape from the humdrum of the daily life. You can create some great romantic memories while you are on a trip to these two wine regions.
The trip will commence with a tour of the Yarra Valley and this glorious region which is surrounded by magnificent hills will sure to win over your heart with its scenic beauty. Here you will be taken to some of the finest wineries, where you can discover the wine making techniques and sip on some excellent wines. You will also be treated to an excellent lunch in the wineries.
In the Macedon ranges you will witness the great splendor and beauty. This region has volcanic soil and some incredible rock formations which are sure to take your breath away. The region is also home to some of the best wineries where you will go visiting and taste some of their finest wines.
The entire trip is bound to leave you enchanted and will bring back the spark in your romantic relationship.
If you are in for an adventure, then undertake a balloon flight over the Yarra Valley and take in the natural beauty of the region. The trip could cost you $425 for an adult and $320 for children.
Take your pick and come back enriched and relaxed after your Yarra valley wine tour.
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