Leo was our tour Guide and it was just a relaxed, funny, informative day... even the play list was a cracker.. definitely recommend...
Explore the best the Yarra Valley has to offer on this small-group food and wine ecotour from Melbourne. In addition to wine tastings at renowned De Bortoli—one of Australia’s largest wine producers—and Yering Station, you’ll relish lunch at Rochford Winery. This tour also showcases other Yarra Valley gourmet artisans and local farmers with delicious and informative fruit, juice, cheese, and chocolate tastings.
After pickup from your Melbourne hotel, head to the Yarra Valley to begin your food and wine ecotour.
Start off at Yarra Farm Fresh to sample a variety of apples and fresh juices that are produced at this third-generation, artisan orchard. Continue on to one of Yarra Valley’s most iconic wineries, De Bortoli, to taste their incredible line of cool-climate wines. Learn about the winemaking process and a bit about wine basics in their cellar.
Next up is Yarra Valley Dairy for a sampling of regional cheeses before you head off to Rochford Wines for a lovely lunch paired with one of their wines. Digest on your way to Yering Station for another tasting from this premier wine region.
Your sweet tooth will relish the tour’s final stop—at Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery to sample some of their delicious handmade chocolates—before heading back to your Melbourne hotel.
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From the pick up to the end had a really good day. Leo our tour guide was friendly and had lots of useful info to pass on. Tour was good value giving you a good balance of food and wine. Just loved the chocolate place...More
My family went on this tour with our guide John engaging us and making sure our day went smoothly. We all got to enjoy great wine and food and would certainly recommend, pick ups and drop off's were all on time and John made sure...More
Visits to several wineries...and also a mix of foodie places... I was flying solo for the day, but that wasn't a worry, plenty of new people to make friends with, if you're so inclined. On the other hand, if you're not, there are solo seats...More
I was a little worried about joining a day tour by myself but I needn’t have been concerned, this tour was terrific. It was quite a small, intimate group (the bus was only half full) and for this I was grateful, as had the bus...More