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Hunter Valley Wine-Tasting Day Tour from Sydney

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Head to Hunter Valley, Sydney’s premier wine region, for a day of wine tasting. Listen to informative commentary about the history of the region as you sample wines at four wineries. Enjoy a delicious cafe lunch as well as a visit to cheese and chocolate outlets to round out your indulgent tour of this wine region.
  • Enjoy a full-day wine tour of the famous Hunter Valley
  • Sample regional wines at four different wineries
  • Taste delicious foods from the region during the day
  • Listen to informative commentary of the region from your guide
What to Expect
After a pickup from your hotel, head down the highway for a 90-minute car ride to the famous Hunter Valley, Sydney’s premier wine region, to start your tasting tour. Begin the day sampling wines at four different wineries, learning about the winemaking process and the history of the region. Learn about each glass of wine with detailed descriptions from each winery. Taste delicious, local foods throughout the day including a lunch stop as well as a chocolate outlet. The tour finishes in Hunter Valley but if you’d like to head back to the city then hop back on the coach towards Sydney’s central business district.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Bondi Junction - Corner Oxford Street & Newland Street @ 6:45am (City drop off, no return in the evening)
Central Station area - Vibe Sydney Hotel, 111 Goulburn Street @ 6:55-7:00am
Central business district area &  hotels: from 7:05-7:15am
Circular Quay - Gresham Street outside the Cafe/Bar Milazzo @ 7:10-7:15am
North Sydney - Australia Post Building, 92 Pacific Highway on the corner of Mount St and Pacific Highway @ 7.15-7.20am
Chatswood - Corner Victoria Avenue & Railway Street @ 7:40-7:45am
Gordon - Bus Stop on Corner of Pacific Highway & Moree Street @ 7:45-7:50am
Wahroonga - Abbotsleigh High School for Girls @ 7:50-8:00am
Hunter Valley:
Hotel pickups (Pokolbin and Cessnock) from 9:20am to 9:50am
Hunter Valley Gardens Village at 9:45am
Departure Time
7:00 AM
Return Details
Drop-off in the city center only around 6:00-6:30pm (Note: no return to Bondi Junction or Kings Cross)
  • Transport by air-conditioned mini-coach
  • Wine tastings
  • Light cafe lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off * (* from selected hotels only)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified (e.g. morning tea)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • Vegetarian options are available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 17 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Popular mentions
Amazing tour. The guide was on time. Went to 3 vineyards and wineries and a place that manufacture butterscotch whisky. Great time. :)
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Response from HVWTT, Guest Relations Manager at Hunter Valley Wine-Tasting Day Tour from Sydney
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you Kainin for your review - we appreciate you have taken the time to write. We cannot identify you by your tag name here so cannot name the driver but know any of our drivers will have delivered a great day for you. Best wishes.
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Driver was very late. He talked the whole time into a mike that was muffled while chewing and popping his gum. Very annoying and unprofessional. The wineries and lunch were very good. The driver was nice besides the above issue.
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Response from HVWTT, Guest Relations Manager at Hunter Valley Wine-Tasting Day Tour from Sydney
Responded 1 week ago
Hello, We are unable to establish your name and cannot verify you were on our tour. None of our drivers chew gum or smoke. We think you have the wrong company BUT unfortunately, because we cannot identify you and you have not responded to our message sent via Trip Advisor and you are a first time reviewer we have no avenue to argue your review. We would appreciate the opportunity to respond to you and verify if you were on our coach/tour. Hope top hear from you.
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Excellent tour - very well organised - our guide Scott was very friendly and knowledgeable - the wineries were interesting specially Mount View Estate (fabulous view...)- 👍
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Response from HVWTT, Guest Relations Manager at Hunter Valley Wine-Tasting Day Tour from Sydney
Responded 1 week ago
Hello, Thank you for your email. Mount View Winery has stunning views - a hidden gem in the Hunter Valley. So pleased you enjoyed the day out in the Hunter Valley. Best wishes.
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This tour is put on for small groups so it doesn't get too crowded. It was also nice being picked up and dropped off in Sydney. Neil was an excellent guide - friendly and knowledgeable not just about the wineries but also the Hunter Valley. The cellar door tastings, three in
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Response from HVWTT, Guest Relations Manager at Hunter Valley Wine-Tasting Day Tour from Sydney
Responded 1 week ago
Hello, Thank you very much for your great review - we appreciate your time. So pleased you enjoyed Neil, the smaller group tour and the Hunter Valley. It is a long day but definitely a fun day out. Hope to see you again on board.
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First of all thanks to Margo who answered the phone when the website seemed to have a problem and then worked with me to coordinate a really convenient pick up for the 5 of us Secondly to our excellent driver and tour guide Ian He was informative and engaging and talked us
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Response from HVWTT, Guest Relations Manager at Hunter Valley Wine-Tasting Day Tour from Sydney
Responded 1 week ago
Hello Tony, Thank you for your review. We are delighted to know you were happy with your day with your family. We have passed on your kind comments to Ian and Margo. Ian chooses his own wineries on the day. You would be assured of a great day out with the best on offer. We hope your daughters enjoyed the day. Hope to see you again soon. Best wishes.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 11h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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