The rolling green hills of the Yarra Valley have enticed visitors for over 150 years, and now it’s your turn. Imagine yourself (and a couple of friends) sipping on world-renowned wines of the red, white and sparkling varieties, as friendly winemakers welcome you to rustic homesteads with gourmet, locally-grown food to replenish your energy. Oh, and not to mention free coffee!
It’s a full day out among the gum trees and open sky of the Yarra Valley, all supported by an endless supply of free coffee and hot chocolate. Café Bus does the Yarra Valley Winery Region in style.
Throughout the day you’ll be escorted around the curving roads of the lush Yarra Valley, visiting no less than three wineries. All three wineries demonstrate excellence in wine tourism and each with their own international flair. Rochford Winery will astound with its many award-winning Aussie wines, from decadent cabernet sauvignons to crisp chardonnays and smooth pinots. Dominique Portet will showcase it’s traditional French style wines including stunning sparklings androsé. At Killara Estate Winery, we’ll finish the day with tasty antipasto plates, Italian inspired wines and some of the best views in the Yarra Valley!
Start the day by visiting the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice-Creamery where you will be indulged by their luscious variety of chocolate! Follow on at Napoleone Cider House and Brewery where you get a paddle & try various ciders. Continue your morning adventure at Gateway Estate where you will enjoy tastings of strawberry liqueurs and ports.
We then move on to Dominique Portet Winery where you will participate in a game of petenque! The winner of course receives a bottle of bubbles! Enjoy the lovely views and surroundings with a French-inspired picnic-style lunch in the gardens or barrel room. As we head to Rochford Winery you will sample award-winning wines and browse the gift shop for a little retail therapy.
And there's more! We continue our adventure at Killara Estate Winery. Where you finish the day with antipasto plates and Italian inspired wines!
All wine and cider tastings, on-board café-style coffee machine, picnic lunch at winery, unlimited free coffee, tea and hot chocolate, local produce for morning tea, gourmet afternoon tea, professional and entertaining tour guide and on-board fridge to keep your fresh produce purchases cool
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