When I was coming to Sydney with more overseas visitors, I booked Sam’s tour as it was a lot of fun the first time I took it. True to form, Sam picked some very nice wineries that suited the whole group. Having the stops at...More
Get an early start to meet your guide and small group at the centrally located starting point, where you board your air-conditioned minibus.
On the way to Hunter Valley, stop at the Walkabout Wildlife Park to view native Australian critters such as kangaroos and koalas up close, then snack on morning tea. Continue to the Hunter Valley Chocolate Company’s factory for decadent chocolate and fudge samples.
Upon arrival in the Hunter Valley, stop at Roche Estate, known for award-winning wines, food, and concerts. Your first wine tasting takes place at the vineyard, followed by an on-site cheese tasting. Have time to purchase lunch at your choice of several Roche Estate eateries.
Head to another winery for a second tasting, then sip craft beers at Potters Brewery. After an indulgent day, your Hunter Valley tour ends upon return to Sydney.
Sam was an outstanding guide and the tour was completely perfect! Sam hand selected spots specifically catered to our preferences and the tastings were spot on. Lunch was delicious and we had the choice of three different cuisines. We saw wild kangaroo everywhere-what a treat....More
We had a great day visiting the Hunter Valley. Sam was great fun, friendly and informative throughout and really easy going. The two wineries were tailored to our group’s taste and we finished the day at a great value brewery with a wide range of...More
Prompt pick up, comfortable van. Warm and friendly introduction from Sam our guide & driver. Musical interludes, local introductions & a few Sam special jokes made the miles scoot by. Planned stops at the Wildlife Sanctuary ( our girls loved it) , Chocolate Factory &...More
Have gone to quite a few tours in Australia, and Sam's Hunter Valley tour is among the mosst expertly done. He had a good sense of when to turn up the dial on entertainment, let the guests rest a bit, while alao being able to...More