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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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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 (114)
1 - 5 of 24 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago
Fun day of wine and cheese!

This was one of our favorite days in Sydney. It was so great to have a smaller intimate setting and do the smaller wineries. Each one was unique and we bought wine at each one. If we didn't have a 16 hour flight, I would...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MeganKerbs
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Activity Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your review Megan, what a great day in the Hunter Valley! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed the smaller, boutique wineries we visit - and had the opportunity to purchase some local produce! How good is the cheese! But we agree, probably not...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fantastic day trip, good value!

Really wondering day trip to the Hunter Valley, which was made so much fun by Scotty our tour guide who was hilarious and informative! Good value trip which included lunch and visits to 3 very different wineries and a cheese shop. There were only 13...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fryan44
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Activity Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your review! We're so glad to hear you had a fantastic day out with Scotty on our Hunter Valley tour :) We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review as we really rely on great word of mouth...More

Reviewed 1 November 2018
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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Luke J
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Activity Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

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 16 September 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

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ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Activity Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 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 10 September 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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sue4817
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Activity Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 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

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On our tour we probably had 10 people.
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