Tour the vineyards and taste the most distinctive wines produced in the region, presented by master wine makers.
See the sights and main attractions in the city while staying in charming countryside inns that showcase the fine hospitality and rustic elegance of the land Down Under.
Breathtaking scenery and relaxation predominate on this departure, easily customizable for couples or small groups traveling together.
Explore the city and North Adelaide and walk along the historic North Terrace to the Museum, Art Gallery, and University
ADELAIDE TO THE BAROSSA VALLEY AND CLARE VALLEY
Full day winery tour with private car and guide
Alfresco lunch under the vines or at Vintners restaurant, which is owned by Yalumba winery, just out of Angaston
Travel along the scenic route passing picturesque rural landscapes and small towns as you head towards the Clare Valley and your accommodation for this evening.
CLARE VALLEY TO THE YARRA VALLEY VIA ADELAIDE AND MELBOURNE
Today you will explore the famous Reilsing trail that runs through the length of the wine region.
Lunch will be at the charming Skillogalee restaurant/ winery where a gourmet lunch will be served, accompanied by the best of local wines.
After lunch you can taste the wines and explore the vineyards and wines of Kilakanoon next door.
After breakfast enjoy a leisure journey back to Adelaide for your flight to Melbourne.
Upon arrival at Melbourne Airport you will be met by your private car and driver and transferred to your accommodation in the Yarra Valley.
Visit Chateau Yering Historic House Hotel for lunch followed by a visit to the stunning Green Point Vineyard at Domaine Chandon for sparkling wine tastings and a tour of the winery.
The afternoon will conclude with a visit to the cellar door of Coldstream Hills Winery with magnificent views across the Yarra Valley before returning to your accommodation.
DEPART YARRA VALLEY AND MELBOURNE
Depart Yarra Valley for Melbourne. Fly to Blenheim, NZ via Aukland. Upon arrival at Blenheim Airport you will be met by your private car and driver and transferred to your accommodation.
Visit Nautilus Estate for a tasting and private meeting with the wine maker.
Continue to nearby Herzog Winery and Restaurant, New Zealand’s only Michelin Star rated restaurant for lunch. Herzog is a unique combination of a high quality boutique winery and a luxury gourmet restaurant within beautiful gardens.
Enjoy the afternoon at leisure.
BLENHEIM TO PALLISER BAY, VIA WELLINGTON
Fly Blenheim to Wellington
Upon arrival at Wellington Airport transfer to Wharekauhau Country Estate by private helicopter (approximately 15 minutes scenic flight)
Enjoy the estate at Palliser Bay comprised of 5000 acre working sheep station of forests, lakes, mountains, bush and open country as well as 16 miles of dramatic coastline, which offers endless opportunities for recreation.
PALLISER BAY FARM SAFARI
4 wheel drive farm safari to introduce you to the workings of this remote coastal ranch. The farm tour features all the activities which make up New Zealand’s legendary farming heritage, including sheep shearing and sheep dogs in action.
PALLISER BAY TO HAWKE’S BAY
Morning drive to Hawke's Bay, via the Martinborough wine region
The farming township of Martinborough, boasting 29 boutique wineries, is an easy drive from Wharekauhau. Spend the morning sampling world famous Pinot Noir. This wine growing region is internationally acclaimed, with its Pinot Noirs scooping international awards ahead of French Grand Cru burgundies.
Martinborough’s wineries offer wine tasting and the opportunity to purchase sought after wines direct from the vineyard. As well as great wine, Martinborough offers cafes, excellent restaurants, gourmet foods, designer clothing and giftware.
FULL DAY TOUR OF HAWKE’S BAY
Taste wonderful wines with local wine makers from the likes of Te Mata, Craggy Range and Clearview, meet fascinating artists, explore stunning scenery, absorb history, enjoy a drive to the summit of Te Mata Peak for stunning views of the region and enjoy a platter lunch at a winery restaurant.
HAWKE’S BAY TO AUCKLAND
Fly Napier to Auckland
Conclude with a fitting finale at Mollies restaurant. Showcasing the talents of Paul Nanni, Chef de Cuisine, Mollies restaurant offers a selection of dinner menus to delight and challenge the most discerning palates.