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Hunter Valley Wine Tour from Sydney incl Lunch, Cheese, Chocolate and Distillery provided by Zepher Tours

Hunter Valley Wine Tour from Sydney incl Lunch, Cheese, Chocolate and Distillery

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Overview
Spend a day indulging on this Hunter Valley wine tour from Sydney. Leave the hassles of driving and logistics to the experts and sit back while you learn about the winemaking process and taste local wines. Sample hand-made cheeses and chocolates, visit a vodka distillery, and enjoy lunch in a scenic setting. This tour is idea for anyone who wants to see why the Hunter Valley is a favorite foodie destination.
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    Hunter Valley
    Stop: 7 hours -
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    Zepher Tours
    Stop: 11 hours -
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Highlights
  • Explore the Hunter Valley from Sydney with a small-group tour
  • Entrance to wineries, lunch, and other gourmet tastings are included
  • Visit a chocolate factory and vodka distillery and sample local treats
  • Leave the details and driving to your knowledgeable guide
What to Expect
Meet your guide at agreed pick-up location to be confirmed at booking, and then leave the bustle of Sydney behind as you settle in for the scenic journey to the Hunter Valley. Admire the rolling hills and listen to commentary from your guide as you travel north through the Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. Arrive in Australia’s most celebrated wine-producing region and tour boutique wineries. Taste many local varietals and learn about how wine is made. Enjoy a gourmet lunch with a glass of wine, beer, or cider. Sample local cheese, chocolate, and fudge plus visit The Hunter Distillery for tastings of their organic vodka. Arrive back in Sydney in the evening with one drop-off at a central location for all guests.
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Departure Point
812B George St, Haymarket NSW 2000, Australia Maquarie Obelisk, Loftus Street, Macquarie Place Park , Sydney, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
Duration
11h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • One course restaurant lunch + glass of wine or beer
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Wine & cheese paired tastings
  • Wine & chocolate paired tastings
  • Behind the scenes Production Tour
  • Boutique wine tasting
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Please note: your local operator ONLY picks up from the selected departure location set out in the departure point.
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • 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 22 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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Jessica Loreto wrote a review Aug 2020
Sydney, Australia2 contributions
The tour was very nice, I had a lovely time! Our driver was super friendly, he made a few extra stops for us to take some pictures at nice view spots and also to see some kangaroos. The wine tasting and distillery were great, I learned a lot of new things, and the restaurant
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from GaryakaDave, Manager at Hunter Valley Wine Tour from Sydney incl Lunch, Cheese, Chocolate and Distillery
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thanks heaps for the 5 stars. It's great to hear you had a lovely day in The Hunter.
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charlotte b wrote a review Aug 2020
2 contributions
We had a great time on our wine tour yesterday. Colin was super helpful and the wineries we visited were fantastic. The day was organised perfectly and we didn’t feel rushed at any of our stops. Thank you, can’t wait to do it again.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from GaryakaDave, Manager at Hunter Valley Wine Tour from Sydney incl Lunch, Cheese, Chocolate and Distillery
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for letting us know how much you enjoyed your recent day trip to The Hunter Valley with Col. Cheers
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Laetitia H wrote a review Aug 2020
5 contributions7 helpful votes
Absolutely fantastic tour with great guide Gaz. The pick up from Sydney was super easy and each of the places we visited were great, would definitely recommend to anyone keen for a day excursion out of Sydney.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from GaryakaDave, Manager at Hunter Valley Wine Tour from Sydney incl Lunch, Cheese, Chocolate and Distillery
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thanks heaps for the 5 stars.
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Laura H wrote a review Jun 2020
3 contributions1 helpful vote
This tour is excellent value for money. Wineries were awesome and our guide Sam made sure the day ran very smoothly.
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Response from GaryakaDave, Owner at Hunter Valley Wine Tour from Sydney incl Lunch, Cheese, Chocolate and Distillery
Responded 6 Jul 2020
Thank you so much for your kind words about Sam, and for letting us know how much you enjoyed the wineries on the day. We are thrilled to be back up and running, and we look forward to showing more people like yourself the amazing selections of great local wines, right on their doorstep. Thank you also for supporting local tourism at this time. We hope to see you again soon on one of our other awesome tours? Cheers
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Jemima B wrote a review Mar 2020
Sydney, Australia29 contributions20 helpful votes
The first wine tasting was great, really knowledgeable and didn't feel rushed. The other two wineries felt a little rushed but still enjoyable, one had cheese pairing with it which was great. Lunch was at the same place where you do cheese and wine so don't over indulge on
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from GaryakaDave, Owner at Hunter Valley Wine Tour from Sydney incl Lunch, Cheese, Chocolate and Distillery
Responded 29 Mar 2020
Thanks heaps for sharing your thoughts on your recent day trip to The hunter Valley with Chris. He's a fantastic guide, and we're lucky to him. Good tip on not filling up the cheese just before lunch. Cheers
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About the operator

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By: Zepher Tours
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Hunter Valley Wine ( perfect)
Our driver (Colin) was excellent, on time and professional the tour was great and we learnt a lot from some very pa
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682naomih
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Pokolbin wine tour
Sam our guide was lovely and accommodating, such a bright personality. Tour was well organised, would highly recomm
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Bridgetb05
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A great day out
This is an awesome tour. Col was an amazing tour guide, made us feel welcome and entertained us. We visited great
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nathansQ5140MA
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Birthday date
The only complaint would be that the distillery should be last , and maybe let people know what colour mini bus the
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19Georgina
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Winery + Lunch + company =❤️❤️❤️
Sam (Driver) was full of knowledge, about everything around the Hunter Valley. So easy to talk to and great music i
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anniegb96
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Amazing, fun, and delicious tour all round!
A great day that delivered everything it promised! Went to some great wineries which were very informative and lear
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apuka1901
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Wine Tour
Excellent organization, perfect tour, Chris O"Neill a great guide, driver, commentator. Only negative comment a v
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DJHeffer
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Fun, friendly, informative and a great day out. 5***** all the way!
This is the second Zephers tour I have done in the Hunter, this time bringing along a friend from overseas. I have
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rachelbJ6528YK
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Amazing!!!!!
Had an amazing time! Phenomenal guide Ronnie had lots of character and was super engaging and insightful!!! Wine, c
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R0und7heworld
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Loved it
Amazing trip worth every moment! Dave was a wonderful tour guide and was early at the pick up point and waiting for
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sararA5018ZB
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Cheese, chocolate and wine tour
Tony was an amazing tour guide. We had a wonderful time. Would recommend to anyone who is going to the hunter val
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LeahS2049
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Not Zepher Tours
It was interesting because we booked with Zepher Tours but it was Hunter Valley Day Tours who picked us up and then
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MrsBeachandSki
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A fun day out amongst the vines
As a group of six friends, we met our bus in Cessnock and with our very friendly and knowledgeable guide we had a f
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leoleoflower
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Colorful Trip: Three Sisters and Eco Point with Sam
I joined the Day Trip "Colorful" and had such an amazing time! In the morning our tour guide Sam picked us up with
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PiaDJensen
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A fairly good tour but not a ‘small group’
We did the Hunter Valley wine tour with pick up from Sydney. Although this was billed on the website as a ‘small gr
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  • Duration: 11h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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