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Small-Group Hunter Valley Wine and Cheese Tasting Tour from Sydney

Highlights
  • Tour the Hunter Valley with a guide and don’t worry about driving
  • Visit well-loved wineries and buy bottles direct from producers
  • Taste local wines and cheese and enjoy a café lunch
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Small-Group Hunter Valley Wine and Cheese Tasting Tour from Sydney
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7:15am YHA Central 11Rawson PlMost Popular
Departs at 7:15am from the YHA Sydney Central, 11 Rawson Place, Sydney - near the corner of Pitt St. Concludes at the YHA Sydney Central at approximately 6:30pm
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Departs at 7:40am from Sir Stamford at Circular Quay, 93 Macquarie St, Sydney. Concludes at Circular Quay at approximately 6:30pm
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Departs at 7:30am from Adina Apartment Hotel, 55 Shelley Street, Darling Harbour. Concludes at Circular Quay at approximately 6:30pm
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Overview

Ideal tour for wine lovers and foodies, this tour allows you to spend the day visiting boutique wineries, local cheese makers, and learning about the Hunter Valley’s thriving food scene. Don’t worry about renting a car or choosing a designated driver, and receive personalized attention in a small group. Plus, you'll sample up to 20 wine varieties.

What to Expect

Depart central Sydney for a 2-hour journey through the Ku-ring-guy Chase National Park to the Hunter Valley. Don’t worry about driving or missing any of the most loved local wineries on this tour. 

On arrival, your guide introduces you to distinguished, regional food and wine producers and fills you in on the local foodie scene.

Experience tastings at wineries including: Iron Gate Estate, Tempus Two Wines, and McGuigan Wines, with the option to buy bottles direct from producers.

Taste 20 wine varieties throughout the day, sample cheese from local producers and enjoy a café lunch before returning to Sydney in the evening.

Reviews (112)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hassle-free

Overall this was a great experience. I'd recommend especially if limited for time as it was a great way to see more than just what Sydney has to offer. The wine tastings were generous but not all wineries were as interactive or engaging. However, considering...More

Thank Luke J
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Activity Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Luke, thanks for your review of our Hunter Valley day tour! We're glad that for the most part you had a very enjoyable day. We try and go to smaller, boutique and highly reputable wineries, so we will review where you went on the...More

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile
Very informative, fun day trip

Steve picked us up at our hotel and drove our small group to the Hunter Valley. Steve was very accommodating and knowledgeable. We heard great commentary on the various wineries we tasted. Stopped to see several kangaroos as well. I even got to introduce Steve...More

Thank Michael M
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Activity Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Thanks Michael for the fantastic review! We're so happy to read that you had a wonderful time with Steve on our Hunter Valley day tour. Sounds like Steve had a good time too getting to sample some southern sweet tea! We're jealous! All the best...More

Reviewed September 10, 2018
A taste of the Hunter Valley

A wonderful day at the Hunter Valley made more special because we had Jim the driver and tour guide extraordinaire. We had a very small group so got to know everyone. We visited 3 wineries which I felt was a good number. The wineries were...More

Thank Sue4817
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Activity Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Dear Sue, thanks for taking the time to review our Hunter Valley day tour! We're so pleased to hear you had a wonderful time with Jim and enjoyed all of the wineries visited, it really is a fun day out isn't it :) We wish...More

Reviewed July 3, 2018
Perfect day with a great group and friendly guide

We did the small group Hunter Valley wine and cheese tour on 13 June, 2018. We really lucked out, because our group only had five people that day, and Ben--our guide--was great. While the drive is a bit long getting out of Sydney, Ben kept...More

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ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Activity Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Dear Blake, thanks so much for your review! We're thrilled to hear that you had a great time on our Hunter Valley day tour, and you rated it as one of the best you've done. That's great to hear! We're stoked that Ben showed you...More

Reviewed May 26, 2018
Hunter Valley

Great tour and wonderful wines!! We got to see lots of wildlife: Kangaroos, deer, and birds. The guide was excellent!

Thank relldy01
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Activity Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2018

Thanks for your review! Great to hear you had a wonderful time on our day tour to the Hunter Valley, and got to see a bunch of wildlife too! All the best for the rest of your time in Australia, the Activity Tours team.

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Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
On our tour we probably had 10 people.
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