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McLaren Vale and Glenelg Tour with Wine Tastings from Adelaide

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Visit the renowned McLaren Vale wine region for wine tastings and more during a half-day tour from Adelaide, with a stop in pretty Glenelg on the way back. Travel with an experienced guide and small group to Chapel Hill Winery and Shingleback for two wine wonderful wine tastings, then have time to check out other wineries and boutiques in the McLaren Vale township or enjoy a stroll and grab a coffee. Stop in Glenelg to take a short beachside stroll along Gulf St Vincent before returning to your hotel. This small-group tour, limited to 20 people, ensures a more personalized experience.
  • Visit Rosemount Estate and Lloyd Brothers Wine for tastings
  • Don’t worry about driving while drinking wine
  • Have some time to explore McLaren after a wine-tasting
  • Stop at Glenelg for a walk along the beach next to Gulf St. Vincent
What to Expect
Your wine tour begins with pickup from Victoria Square, where you meet your group and guide and board a minibus for the roughly 45-minute drive to McLaren Vale. The first stop is Chapel Hill, where you enjoy a wine-tasting session. Then, move to McLaren Vale's main street. Here, enjoy the opportunity to visit Hardy's for more wine tasting, the Fruchocs factory for a sweet treat or, sample almond varieties at the Almond Train. If you prefer, sit back and relax with a coffee, before completing your tastings at the quaint Shingleback Winery. Then, hop back on the minibus and head for seaside Glenelg. Stop there and take a walk along the shore before heading back to Adelaide for a drop-off at your hotel. Alternately, stay in town longer to absorb the sunset and take the 20-minute tram back to Adelaide (own expense).
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Important Information
Departure Point
Adelaide CBD, Adelaide SA 5000, Australia
Departure Time
12:45 PM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Local guide
  • Wine tasting
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Chapel Hill Winery
  • Entry/Admission - Shingleback Wine
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup
  • Entry/Admission - See Adelaide - Day Tours
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Small-group tour maximum 20 participants
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 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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Reviewed today via mobile

From the lovely lady on the phone(sorry forget name) who explained the tour and did my booking to the actual tour Amazing. Small group orientated and personal. Our guide Craig made us feel like people not just numbers. He's skilled driving, friendly approach and knowledge...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A few friends and I were in Adelaide for the day and I found this tour online and thought it was perfect because we were flying out that evening and didn’t have time to do a whole day tour. The first winery we visited was...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank rosemariev455
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked the 1/2 day tour, as my 8 yr old son was with travelling with my mother and myself. We were greeted by Craig our guide with such excitement. Only a small group, nice and relaxed . Craig was full of information for us...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Louise G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our Tour Operator Craig was amazing. His local knowledge of the area was extremely informative. I highly recommend this half day tour to see the very best of the McLaren Vale area, we ended our tour at Glenelg and were encouraged to watch the sunset...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Craig was a great tour guide - we saw so much more than just the vineyards - excellent range of white and red wines in two vineyards with a visit to the hills, beach and shops. Thoroughly recommended and good value.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Peter A
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25 August 2019|
Response from Babette L | Reviewed this property |
“See Adelaide” McClaren Vale tour starts at Victoria Square near the Hilton. I think it is a 35 minute ride without traffic from the cruise dock but you should check with staff on your cruise. If so, you would have to take... More
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