Hunter Valley Wine and Wildlife Tour
Experience the very best of Hunter Valley and Australian native wildlife on your private day tour from Sydney. As we head to the northern suburbs of Sydney after picking you at 8.00 am from Sydney CBD, the first stop of the tour, you can experience the free-roaming of Australian animals at the Walkabout wildlife park. Following that, you will reveal the best of Shiraz the valley can offer and the scenic beauty of Pokolbin in the care of your expert guide. The Hunter Valley is famous for Shiraz, handmade cheese, and chocolates.
- A day trip to best Hunter Valley wineries
- Pick up and drop off from Sydney CBD
- Encounter with native wildlife
- Learn about Hunter Valley and winemaking in Australia
- Visit handmade cheese factory and the chocolate shop
Hunter Valley wine and wildlife tour itinerary
Heading towards the north of Sydney after picking the travelers from their Sydney accommodation at 8.00 am, the first stop on our private tour to Hunter Valley wine and wildlife is the Australian Walkabout wildlife park. This is the only wildlife sanctuary in New South Wales with both free-roaming Australian animals, ancient Aboriginal rock art sites.
The Hunter Valley is the next stop and one of the oldest wine regions of Australia offers you the opportunity to learn about viticulture from a master winemaker. Winemaking is a highly sophisticated process of harvesting, crushing, pressing, fermentation, clarification, aging, and bottling.
Hunter Valley private wine tours with Sydney Top Tours offer options to contrast some great wines from the best Hunter Valley wineries and learn about the winemaking process. Some of the cellar doors are award-winning wineries and regularly producing wines of exemplary quality. Some of the selected wineries for this tour are Tyrrell’s, Pepper Tree, Tinklers, and Gartelmann. These ranks at the top on the Halliday Wine Companion in terms of star ratings.
Tasting fees - $0 to 25$ per adult
Any traveller with our private tour to Hunter Valley does not want to miss the delectable taste of handmade chocolates from the Hunter Valley Chocolate factory. It is one of the most premier attractions in the region. It offers a wide array of handmade chocolates and fudge made from the finest Belgian couverture chocolate.
One of the popular stops of private Hunter Valley tour from Sydney is the cheese tasting at the HunterValley Cheese Co. If the shop is not too busy, you can learn the process of artisan cheesemaking by listening to master cheesemonger, Dave at Hunter Valley Cheese Co. The highlights of cheese are washed rind and brie from many cheese varieties produced by Hunter Cheese co. The café offers a wide variety of coffees. Furthermore, snacks and cakes if you are looking for a light bit before heads up to Sydney.
If you love a crafty experience, Hope Brewery has a wider choice of beers on the tap that suits your taste buds.
Most of the travellers with our Hunter Valley private wine tours prefer Hunter Distillery as their last stop. It is a certified producer of organic gin, rum, and vodka. A new addition to the Hunter region offers variety to whoever traveling to the Hunter region for a unique gastronomic experience. Neither to say, a popular stop of hen parties.
Tasting fees - $5 per adult
Leaving the Hunter Valley around 3 pm, your private Sydney tour ends at around 5.30 pm Sydney CBD by dropping off you at your hotel.
Our Hunter Valley wine and wildlife tour itinerary is fully customizable and if you wish to visit another other winery or attraction such as Hunter Valley Gardens, please inform the driver in advanced.
As per the NSW Liquor act 2007, you need to be over the age of 18 to consume alcohol.
Luxury people mover
USB charging on-board
Hotel pick-up and drop-off
What to bring
FAMILY DAY TRIP FROM SYDNEY
BOOKED THIS TRIP TO HUNTER REGION WHICH COVERS SOME WILDLIFE ENCOUNTER TOO. ONE OF THE BEST TRIPS WE HAD WHEN WE WERE IN SYDNEY AND KIDS HAD A GREAT TIME AT THE WALKABOUT WILDLIFE PARK. – NICK -
HUNTER VALEY HEN PARTY TOUR
BOOKED A HUNTER VALLEY PRIVATE TOUR WITH SYDNEY TOP TOURS FOR A FRIEND’S HEN PARTY AND HAD AN ABSOLUTE GREAT TIME. RAKI GUIDED US TO BOUTIQUE WINERIES WHERE WE WERE ABLE TO HAVE A GREAT WINE TASTING AVOIDING THE CROWD. GREAT TRIP AND REASONABLY PRICED! – Kayla -
WINERY TOUR FROM SYDNEY
HUNTER VALLEY IS FOR FOOD AND WINE LOVERS AND RAKI ADDS ICING TO THE CAKE BY A PERFECT PRIVATE GUIDED TOUR. HE KNEW THE REGION VERY WELL AND SOME OF THE WINERIES WE VISITED WERE TOP NOTCH. – Lorraine -
EXCEEDED MY EXPECTATIONS!
this hunter valley tour put together very well. we started the day off by driving over the Sydney harbour bridge and after shart drive, the guide stopped at Hawkesbury river for a coffee and photos. then the wildlife park and visited a few wineries. I cannot say enough about the service and highly recommended tour to take. – Paige-