SA Wine Explorer Overnight
- Duration: 3 Days (approx.)
- Product code: SAW
Day 1: Pick up from the airport, with luxury transfers to your accommodation. Arrive for two night’s accommodation at Mt Lofty House Estate, a boutique hotel located high above the Piccadilly Valley in the Adelaide HIlls Wine Region. Enjoy a stunning 4 course “Valley to Verandah” dinner & matched pair to an outstanding wine collection in their award winning Hardy’s Verandah Restaurant, a 3 Chef Hat Restaurant that was voted the number 1 restaurant in South Australia.
Day 2: Highlights include a private masterclass at Torbreck Vintners to experience the winery that has achieved a perfect score of 100 points no less than 5 times in Wine Spectator. Taste exclusive wines made from old vineyards and from fruit that comes from some of the finest growers in the Barossa, before heading off for a two course lunch at Vintners Bar & Grill. After lunch we’ll head off to Seppeltsfield Estate and savour the experience of walking alongside the longest lineage of single vintage wines in the world in the Centennial Cellar, culminating in a private tasting direct from the barrel of your birth year. Visit Vasse Virgin, where staff will show you their range of natural skin care products, using a traditional cold process method. Finish the day with a panoramic 4WD trip into Jacob’s Creek Steingarten Vineyard, which stretches across 3.6 hectares of the Barossa Ranges.
Day 3: Highlights include a leisurely morning walk overlooking ancient Onkaparinga Gorge, a tour of Wirra Wirra’s historic ironstone cellars followed by Angelus Bell ringing, craft tasting and lunch at Red Poles Restaurant & Cellar Door or Wirra Wirra, a tour of the Indigenous Art Gallery at Red Poles, then a tour and tasting at the d’Arenberg Cube. Finish the day with a majestic drive down Silver Sands beach to see spectacular coast and biodiversity, then hop from the coast to the hills to explore one of the region’s most famous cellars at the Victory Hotel along with a sunset sparkling.