Take a Yarra Valley Winery Tour of the world-famous Yarra Valley which is a very popular wine growing region for a visit to some of the best wineries in the world and a wine tasting and vineyard tour experience. This tour will give you a chance to sample a selection of some of the finest award winning wines like the Pinot Noir and Chardonnay wines in Australia.
Tale knowledgeable guided tours of the valley region for a chance to taste and learn wine making procedures for a wide variety of diverse types of wine, as well as couple of exhilarating new varieties of grape that are on offer.
One of the best wine estates, Rochford Winery is a great place that will amaze you with its numerous high-quality Aussie wines, ranging from decadent cabernet sauvignons to snappish chardonnays and silky pinots. The Dominique Portet is another winery which exhibits its collection of traditional French-style wines counting the sparkling androsé wine. A visit to the Killara Estate Winery and its restaurant is a great place to dine on a tasty plate of antipasto and a glass or two of some smooth Australian wine while you enjoy some of the best views of the Yarra Valley.
A visit to De Bortoli Yarra Valley Estate Winery, which is a third generation Italian Winery, affords you the opportunity to visit the grapevines and taste some of the special white, red and sparkling wines. You might be lucky to sample some of the popular ‘Noble One’ Botrytis Semillon, as well as the distinctive ‘Black Noble’. Other spectacular wineries worth visiting on your Yarra Valley Winery Tours include the notable Yering Station which is the oldest vineyard in the valley, the popular Moet & Chandon, The Melba Estate, Punt Road Estate and Balgownie Estate.
There are also cider houses such as the Napoleone Cider House and Brewery, an estate that grows pears and apples, which brews cider and ale. Here you can learn about the production process and taste the tingling sensation of the brews. The Gateway Estate Farmhouse is a great place to sample some of the best seasonal fruits in the area such as apples, berries, stone fruit and a few others.
Also eat lunch and dinner at any of the exclusive gourmet winery restaurants such as the Fergusson Winery and Restaurant in Yarra Valley where you can unwind over an appetizing meal with a glass of Yarra Valley wine.
The Yarra Valley Dairy which produces some amazing cheese products that will melt in your mouth is also worth visiting on your tour as well as the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie which makes some delightful tasting Belgian and French chocolatiers.
Aside from the wineries and wine tasting tours, the Yarra Valley also has other exciting activities to offer visitors during their visit which include helicopter tours, air ballooning, kayaking, trout fishing, world popular art galleries, panoramic cool climate gardens, gourmet produce, as well as gin master classes. A tour of the Yarra Valley will leave you with exciting memories to last another lifetime.