We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Save

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
More
Small-Group Hunter Valley Wine and Cheese Tasting Tour from Sydney
From US$108.75
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
7:30am Adina King Street Wharf
Departs at 7:30am from the Adina King St Wharf, 55 Shelley St. Concludes at King Street Wharf at approximately 6:30pm
US$108.75
7:15am YHA Central Station
Departs at 7:15am from the YHA Central, corner of Rawson Place and Pitt Street, Sydney -- next to Central Station. Concludes at the YHA Central at approximately 6:30pm
US$108.75
7am Holiday Inn Potts Point
Departs at 7am from the Holiday Inn, 203 Victoria Street Potts Point. Concludes at the Holiday Inn Potts Point at approximately 6:30pm
US$108.75
Show 1 more
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.

Write a ReviewReviews (19)

1 - 5 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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

Thank Blake J
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Activity Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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 27 May 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 27 May 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.

Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile
Excellent

Just spent a day in the hunter valley wine region. Picked up nice and early by our driver for the day, Ben , great bloke with a wealth of knowledge who made the 90 minute drive fly by. Stopped at 3 wineries, 2 small independent...More

3  Thank Jed-7333
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Activity Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Cheers Jed for your great review! We're stoked to hear Ben took good care of you on your Hunter Valley wine tour. We hope to see you again some time on another Activity Tours tour! All the best, the Activity Tours team.

Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile
Excellent tour!

Really great day out. Easy pick up from accommodation. Had a very knowledgeable tour guide (Ben) who let us know about the various wine varieties along the way. We went to Gartelmann Wines first to sample their Semillon, Verdelho, Shiraz, Merlot, Merlot Cabernet and Moscato....More

1  Thank Mitra M
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Activity Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Dear Mitra, thank you for your detailed review! It sounds like you had a truly wonderful day on our Hunter Valley wine tour with Ben. We will be sure to pass the feedback on! Enjoy the rest of your time in Australia, the Activity Tours...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018
If you enjoy whites then this tour will be good

We were picked up at approx the stated time (7:15am 2/13/2018). There was construction in front of the YHA so the pick up point was 1 block down the street. The driver walked up to get whoever didn't figure that out. The tour itself was...More

1  Thank Joep240
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Activity Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Thanks for your review! We're glad to hear you were able to see what the Hunter Valley has to offer and some good Australian countryside along the way. We like to visit the smaller, boutique wineries - allowing our guests the chance to meet the...More

Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Small-Group Hunter Valley Wine and Cheese Tasting Tour from Sydney staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines