Hunter Valley half day wine tours | Morning and afternoon wine tasting tours

Saturday Half Day Hunter Valley Wine with Gourmet Cheese Platter per person.

Gourmet Half Day Morning Tour with cheese platter per person (Saturdays only)

Small group tour experience visiting 3 Hunter wineries/cellar doors including your own cheese board at 1 winery

We operate under the NSW Govt COVID-19 Regulations for Cellar doors for wine tastings as at November 2020.

  • A COVID-19 surcharge to cover use and cleaning of glasses by all wineries is included in our Tour price. Click here for more info

Join us for a leisurely half day Hunter Valley wine tour, morning or afternoon – your choice. Enjoy wine tastings at 3 leading wineries/cellar doors including a Gourmet cheese tasting at one of the wineries. All of the wine tastings and cheese tasting fees are included in your tour price. (To the value of $35 per person).

$95 or $105

Per Person Direct Online Price

Normal Price $105/ $115Per Person

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HALF DAY MORNING TOUR

HALF DAY AFTERNOON TOUR

Half Day Saturday Morning or Afternoon Wine Tour – approx. 3 hours

Your half day Hunter Wine Tour – Join us for a half day morning or afternoon wine tour and enjoy visits to 3 wineries/cellar doors.

Small Group Personal Wine Tour

Enjoy a small group experience with one of our knowledgable and friendly driver/guides.  Maximum of 14 to 20 guests per tour.

Complimentary pick up & return to your central Pokolbin accommodation

Half day tour accommodation pick ups available from the central Pokolbin area.  Other areas by arrangement only – subject to location.

Wine tastings at leading Hunter wineries

Our flexible tour itinerary ensures you will visit 3 different wineries/cellar doors. You will sample approximately 5-8 wines at each winery/cellar door. A gourmet cheese tasting is included at one of the wineries. .

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Direct internet booking prices are:
$95 per person – Morning tour
$105 per person – Afternoon tour
 
All prices are stated in Australian dollars (AUD$)

* The internet special rate does not apply on public holidays, long weekends and periods of peak demand e.g. Australia Day, Easter weekend, Queen’s Birthday weekend and the Christmas-New Year period 2020-2021. Check the calendar for prices for your preferred tour date.

Please Note: Itinerary and timings may change or vary without notice.

For further information about this tour, click on the + icon to right of each heading below.

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HALF DAY MORNING ITINERARY

Half Day Morning

9:20am-10:00am – We will pick you up to join your morning tour from your central Pokolbin accommodation or you are welcome to meet us at The Hunter Valley Gardens Village in Pokolbin for a convenient pick up.

You will visit a mixed selection of 3 top wineries / cellar doors in the Hunter Valley where you will enjoy private group tasting with time to purchase some of the best wine in Australia directly from the cellar door at great cellar door prices.

1:15-1:45pm – We will drop back to your pick up location or accommodation. We assure you that you will be feeling a little sleepy and mellow after a fabulous morning in the Hunter!

HALF DAY AFTERNOON ITINERARY

12:30-1:15pm – We will pick you up to join your tour from your Central Pokolbin accommodation or you are welcome to meet us at The Hunter Valley Gardens Village in Pokolbin for a convenient pick up.

You will visit a mixed selection of 3 top wineries / cellar doors in the Hunter Valley where you will enjoy private group tasting with time to purchase some of the best wine in Australia directly from the cellar door at great cellar door prices.

4:00-4:30pm – We will drop back to your pick up location– we assure you that you will be feeling a little sleepy and mellow after a fabulous afternoon in the Hunter!

TOUR OFFERS MANY PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES

Your Hunter wine tour includes plenty of time to take photos and selfies with the stunning scenery of the Hunter Valley as your backdrop.

 

McGuigan Wines Hunter Valley 450
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Your Guide and Transport

Hunter Wine Tour Fleet
You will be picked up by one of our professional driver/guides from convenient central Sydney locations/landmarks or your Sydney accommodation.  Check out our list of pick up points from Sydney. Your knowledgeable driver knows the wineries and wines of the regions enhancing your experience as you tour the beautiful Hunter Valley.

Frequently Asked Questions about our Hunter Wine Tours

What is the duration of this tour?

The half day tours are around 3 to 3.5 hours duration.  The morning tour is available from around 10:00am to 1:15pm, with pick ups commencing from 9:30am.  The half day afternoon wine tour is generally available from 12:45-4:00pm with pick ups from around 12:30pm.

Is lunch included?

The half day tours do not include lunch. If you wish to have a tour with lunch included please book a full day Hunter wine tour.

What wineries do we visit?

We aim to ensure our guests experience  a mixed selection of wineries/cellar doors.  We select some of the best wineries available in the Hunter Valley. The selection can vary from day to day, driver to driver. If you want to visit a specific winery, please consider a private Hunter Valley wine tour.

How many people can book?

You can book for just one person, or up to 10 people. For a group more than 10 people we suggest a private Hunter Valley wine tour. We can customise a tour to suit for groups of up to 14 or 20 people.

How often does this tour depart?

The half day Hunter wine tours runs every Saturday but does not operate on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.

PLEASE READ OUR TERMS & CONDITIONS

Hunter Valley Wine Tasting Tours Terms

Terms & Conditions Cancellation Policy:

1. Within 24 hours of tour date – 100% cancellation fee.
2. Within 48 hours of tour date – 50% cancellation fee.
3. Cancellations or changes to numbers must be received in writing / email as early as possible and no later than 48 hours before the tour date.

Small Groups (5 or more people):

For a person booking a group of people on a wine tour, you must advise us in advance us of any changes to your numbers going on the tour as the above cancellation policy conditions will apply. e.g. If you book for 5 people, you pay for 5 people, if you booking for 7 people, you pay for 7 people etc. unless you advise us of a change to your numbers in advance. We want to give you maximum flexibility for possible changes to your numbers but retain the right to sell any unwanted seats at least 7 days prior to the tour.

Payment:

Payment is collected on the tour date by the driver / guide. You can choose to pay by cash, eftpos or credit card (Visa, MasterCard. No AMEX).

$95 or $105

Per Person Online Price

Normal Price $105/ $115 Per Person

BOOK ONLINE NOW

HALF DAY MORNING TOUR

HALF DAY AFTERNOON TOUR

What is included in your tour?

Travel & transport on an air-conditioned mini-coach

Pickup & drop-off from convenient designated meeting points

All wine tastings

Cafe lunch stop at the Matilda Bay Brewhouse Cafe

Visit one of the Chocolate Shops

 

Who goes on this tour

Friends & solo travellers for a fun day out

Women – hen’s, girls’ or mums’ day out

Couples – for anniversaries or date nights

Corporate teams

Tourists and cruise ship visitors

Weekend holiday makers