Hunter Valley

Day Tours

Sit back, relax & enjoy a day of wine-tasting in the charming boutique wineries on our luxury Hunter Valley wine tours. Awarded Best Tour in the Hunter Valley four times!

10 hrs

From
$175.00 AUD

Join us on Sydney’s best, award-winning tours to the Hunter Valley. Departing from Sydney, our Hunter Valley wine tours let you enjoy the wines and stunning landscapes of the beautiful Hunter Valley – Australia’s oldest wine region.

Our flexible itinerary and small groups ensure a personalised, intimate experience, with a focus on the smaller, boutique wineries where the passion and flavours are even more apparent.

We do not visit the same wineries every day. Our expert guides tailor each day from over eighty cellar doors in the lower Hunter Valley to help create a special, memorable day for everyone.

At lunch time enjoy a light Cafe lunch with hot or cold options. Or upgrade to our gourmet two course lunch with a glass of wine, incorporating the best local produce from the Hunter Valley.

Friendly guides, small groups, luxury vehicles, great experiences – there are plenty of reasons why we’ve been awarded the Best Tour in the Hunter Valley four times!Why not get your own group together and let us arrange a completely personalised private charter tour?

At Boutique Wine Tours, every day is different and we love to share the variety of charming boutique wineries on our luxury Hunter Valley wine tasting tours.

  • Pick up and return for many city hotels and convenient central locations.
  • Luxury transport and small groups to ensure that your trip is comfortable from beginning to end.
  • Along the way your guide will explain your day, Lunch and Winery options, and tell you about the history and uniqueness of Australia, its wine and culture. A rest stop along the way gives you a chance to stretch your legs and grab a snack.
  • We visit at least three wineries for relaxed private tastings, with opportunities for more tastings on your own at lunch time.
  • Free time around lunch to visit some more wineries, taste cheese or chocolates, explore the shops and galleries.
  • Hear stories from people for whom making wine is their passion at theHunter Valley’s finest Boutique wineries.
  • At lunch time enjoy a light Cafe lunch with hot or cold options. Or upgrade to our gourmet two course restaurant lunch with a glass of wine, incorporating the best local produce from the Hunter Valley.
  • Our focus is on the boutique wineries at cellar doors that are small enough to give us that personalised attention and of course, great wines.

We offer prearranged pick up from many city hotels or nearby locations. Your closest pickup location and time will be confirmed when booking.

Please wait outside your agreed pickup location around 10 minutes beforehand, and do not go to another location without prior confirmation of the change.

Receive $15 off for each person who books a second tour with us! Or $45 off per person if three tours are booked!
*Applies to direct online bookings only.
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Hunter Valley FAQ's

The tours we offer are flexible and we do not visit the same wineries every day. Our focus is on the smaller, boutique wineries of the Hunter Valley, and have tasted at over 80 wineries in the region. This means you will have a more personal experience, with guides who are passionate, knowledgeable and friendly. A small group means personal attention. We’ve spared no expense making the vehicle comfortable – full height reclining seats, lap/sash seat belts ,air-conditioning, onboard TV/DVD and fridge. Try it for yourself!

We usually stop at the Hunter Valley Gardens shopping village at lunch time.Here, we offer a fabulous 2 course gourmet meal with a glass of wine if you’ve purchased our Gourmet Wine Tour. Or there is a light cafe lunch included with hot or cold options.

You are also welcome to look around and explore with plenty of cafes, restaurants and boutique shops to browse – including the chocolate shop! You could even wander over to the Hunter Valley Cheese Company for a cheese tasting, or visit a couple more cellar doors. It’s entirely up to you.

Our tours are quite flexible. Our guides have visited over 80 different wineries in the region, concentrating mainly on the small boutique wineries. If you have any preferences for wineries or wine styles, please let us know when you book and we will do our best to accommodate for your group if we can, or visit somewhere with a similar style of wines.

Our tours to the Hunter Valley (wine tours) usually run daily* all year round. Please note all tours are subject to availability and minimum number requirements; we recommend that you book well in advance to secure your place! We do not operate on Christmas Day (25 December) or New Year’s Day (1 January).

Trip Advisor Reviews

  •   Great trip! Saw many Roos, emu, wombats, birds including kookaburras! John was the perfect tour guide. A good lunch and dinner are included. Long day but passed quickly.

    Hockeybo
    2/28/2020

      Great wine tour with Jim to Hunter Valley. Takes about 2.5 hours to get up there but Jim was full of useful information and the journey passed really quickly. Enjoyed... read more

    BasherWarwickshire
    2/19/2020
  •   We attended this tour in February 2020 and it was one of the highlights of our vacation. Instead of being brought to a tourist park or a zoo this tour... read more

    frygirl0607
    2/18/2020

      an awesome way to see the animals and things you won't experience in the city. Pick up and drop off points were limited so check into that. Our... read more

    pamr782
    2/03/2020
  •   Our tour guide Scottie made the long ride into the Blue Mountains so entertaining! He was the opposite of a memorized and boring commentary. Rather, he mixed hilarious personal stories... read more

    JeanSever
    12/29/2019

      Spent a great day with our guide Chris in Hunter Valley wine tasting! Everything was very smooth and Chris was very knowledgeable and entertaining! Would definitely do it again! Cheers... read more

    JenniferW3200
    12/15/2019
  •   This tour was perfect. I’m so glad I did it! We saw tons of animals: 3 adult emus, 2 emu chicks, countless kangaroos, 2 wallabies, 2 foxes, 5 wombats (my... read more

    628tracya
    12/15/2019

      Our wildlife tour with Scotty was amazing. Scotty clearly new exactly where to take us and exactly when. We must have seen over 100 kangaroos and wallabies, at least 6... read more

    Chardy7
    10/22/2019
  •   we were picked up on time and spent the day searching and finding wallabys, kangaroos, Koalas,parrots and more after dinner a night time run produced more animals including many Wambats.... read more

    tlbjnyc
    10/22/2019

      This tour started our time in Sydney and was better than we imagined. A nice 4WD Mercedes van picked us up, we had an ex-zookeeper guide who knew her stuff,... read more

    sallyandtexastom
    10/22/2019

Prices start at

$175.00 AUD

Tour Duration

10 hours

Group Sizes

14 people max

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