Guided tour

Hunter Valley: Wine, Cheese, and Chocolate Tasting Tour

4.7 / 5

63 reviews

Hunter Valley: Wine, Cheese, and Chocolate Tasting Tour

From US$ 146.09 per person

Feast on local cheeses and chocolates and try a chili flavored liqueur. Explore the Hunter Valley wine region on a relaxed, small-group tour.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 6 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pick up is available from the listed locations in the Hunter Valley.
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

The experience
  • Visit 3 wineries to sample white and red wine varieties
  • Take an exclusive behind-the-scenes wine production tour
  • Try organic vodka, schnapps, gin and liqueur tastings served in test tubes
  • Taste local cheeses and chocolates
  • Enjoy a relaxed lunch
  • Listen to fun facts and local stories
Full description

Taste some of the finest wines produced in Australia on an amazing tasting tour of the Hunter Valley. Sample the best of the region's produce including cheeses, chocolates and other culinary treats. Quench your thirst with a local beer and sample distilled spirits and liqueurs.

Travel in a small group with a great music playlist for a relaxed style and pace. Get inside knowledge about the boutique wineries and other producers of this extraordinary region. Take part in 3 fun and educational wine tastings to sample both red and white varietals with local gurus.

Enjoy some free time to unwind over lunch with a glass of wine or more. Try organic vodka, schnapps, gin and liqueurs served in test tubes along the way. Choose from different flavors, such as mango, chocolate mint, or chili if you are feeling brave.

Includes
  • Pickup from select locations
  • Visit to 3 wineries
  • An exclusive behind-the-scenes wine production tour
  • Red and white wine tastings
  • Local guides
  • Organic vodka, schnapps, gin, and liqueur tastings served in test tubes
  • Cheese tasting
  • Local chocolate tasting
  • Lunch with wine, beer, or soft drinks (subject to option booked)
  • Souvenirs
  • Extra food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 18 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Closed-toe shoes

Not allowed

  • Alcoholic drinks in the vehicle

Know before you go

  • Wear comfortable walking shoes
  • Bring your sunglasses, sunscreen and a hat
  • Bring a water bottle and your camera
  • A jacket is recommended in the cooler months
  • This tour departs from the Hunter Valley only. Pickup is not possible from Sydney
  •  This tour is available on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 63 reviews

Review summary

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

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The day was an absolute awesome day with the other 4 people we had on the tour with us, but the driver Tom, I would never recommend again, he wasn’’t very sociable, drive like a lunatic reaching speeds of 104 km/h in 80 km/h zones and was very pushy with what we had to do. In fact if I knew I was going to have him as a driver again, I would consider cancelling the trip.

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April 10, 2021

The first winery gave great behind the scenes information and tour. It was perfect to do that first so you can go on to enjoy the wine relaxing and getting to know the group. It flowed really well and was a lot of fun. Cheeks was a great guide through the day

November 23, 2020

Amazing Day spent in the Hunter Valley . 2 out of the 3 Wineries provided an amazing Wine & Chocolate Tasing Experience . Lunch at the third was faultless and Mark our driver was very friendly and accomodating. The setting and location is absolutely stunning. For the Gin & Vodka lovers - a visit to a very new boutique outlet. My only criticism would be there was no cheese tasting ( Maybe due to COVID ? ) No Schnapps tasting and the second winery the wines tasted diluted . But all in all a lovely , fun day .

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November 8, 2020

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