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McLaren Vale and Glenelg Wine Tasting and Sightseeing (Half-day Afternoon)

Adelaide, South Australia

Visit the renowned McLaren Vale wine region for wine tastings and more during a half-day small group tour from Adelaide, with a stop in pretty Glenelg on the way back. Travel with an experienced guide through the stunning Onkaparinga Hills where you may spot Kangaroo, Koala, or Emu. Once in the beautiful McLaren Vale region we’ll visit the Chapel Hill Winery and Shingleback Winery for two fabulous wine tasting experiences, with the option to enjoy a cheese platter with your tasting at Shingleback (at own cost and subject to availability) As we head back to Adelaide we’ll take you along the coastline where you can check out the beautiful views before we make our final stop in Glenelg to take a short beachside stroll along Gulf St Vincent before heading back to Adelaide. This small-group tour, limited to 20 people, ensures a more personalized experience.

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Stop At: See Adelaide – Day Tours, 14 Dixon Street, Adelaide, South Australia 5000 Australia

Meet your guide in Victoria Square to begin your afternoon tour with a 45-minute drive by comfortable minicoach to the internationally renowned McLaren Vale wine region.

Stop into two wineries for wine tastings, starting at the award-winning Rosemount Estate. Surrounded by rolling hills laced with vineyards, Rosemount’s tasting room offers great views to enjoy while you sip wines provided by the friendly staff.

Continue to Lloyd Brothers Wine and Olive Company, a family-owned operation which is known for cultivating shiraz grapes and kalamata olives. Sip their fine shiraz wines as you learn about three generations of business. Afterward, you can browse their gift shop, which carries wine, olive oil, body care items and other handcrafted products.

After two wine tastings with your small group and guide, have time to explore on your own along the main street in McLaren Vale. You can enjoy another wine tasting at Hardys, a heritage-listed winery that started in 1857. Or try samples of an iconic Australian candy called FruChocs at their factory; you can even watch the tasty treats being made. Chutneys, nuts, and other treats can be can be found in a 1920s train carriage called the Almond Train. Nibble on tastings of a variety of regional products including gourmet almonds, olive oils, sauces, chutneys and jams. Or simply relax with a cup of coffee and soak up the atmosphere of the pretty town.

Return to Adelaide via Glenelg, a quaint seaside town located only six miles (10 km) outside of central Adelaide. Enjoy time for a short walk along the beach before returning to Adelaide for drop off at your hotel.

If you would like to stay longer in Glenelg, you can return on your own by tram, an easy 20-minute journey aboard the last remaining tram line in the region.This wonderful half-day afternoon tour of wine tasting and sight seeing in the beautiful wine region of McLaren Vale and the seaside suburb of Glenelg

Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Chapel Hill Winery, Corner Chapel Hill and Chaffey’s Road, McLaren Vale, South Australia Australia

Beautiful wine tasting

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Shingleback Wine, 3 Stump Hill Road Corner Main & Stump Hill Roads, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171 Australia

Enjoy wine tasting in this beautiful cellar door

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Glenelg, Glenelg, Greater Adelaide, South Australia

Catch the stunning sunset of Glenelg.

Stroll along the jetty. Option to leave the tour here if you wish and take the 35min tram journey back to Adelaide, or enjoy a stroll and a quick look around and hop back on the tour to your departure in Adelaide CBD

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Onkaparinga, Onkaparinga, Greater Adelaide, South Australia

We take the stunning route through the Onkaparinga Hills om our way to the beautiful wine region of McLaren Vale. Here, spot Kangaroo, Koala and Ostrich.

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Adelaide, South Australia

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