Adelaide and Barossa Getaway
Enjoy a mini break in Adelaide and discover one of the Australia’s premium wine region. The Barossa is not only famous for its bold reds and handcrafted wines but is also home to some amazing food with legendary Maggie Beer’s Farm Shop, decadent chocolate, gourmet platters and abundance of seasonal produce for the food and wine connoisseurs.
Mondays and Thursdays
On arrival in Adelaide, check in to your accommodation. Spend the day exploring this amazing city and the shopping precincts at your leisure.
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Overnight: Majestic Roof Garden Hotel, 3 nights
Today, travelling in a small group you will enjoy a food and wine journey to South Australia’s premium wine region, The Barossa. Your first stop is Pindarie, a multi-tourism award-winning cellar door, which feels more like an Australian Homestead than a winery. Learn the stories behind the wines as you sample their blends while admiring the stunning vineyard views and enjoying some morning tea.
Next stop is Maggie Beer’s Farm Shop, an absolute must whilst visiting the Barossa. Hear about Maggie Beer’s success as a cook, writer and founder of ‘Maggie Beer Products’, and with her full product range including limited edition seasonal produce for sale, this makes for a delicious souvenir stop. Then it’s on to Lambert Estate for lunch and wine tasting. Graze from gourmet platters of seasonal produce while you learn all about the wines, the family and the history of the winery.
Your final stop for the day is the Barossa Valley Chocolate Company, where you will pair house-made chocolates with Vineyard Road’s handcrafted wines - a perfect way to finish off your day! Then it’s on to Lambert Estate for lunch and wine tasting.
Graze from gourmet platters of seasonal produce while you learn all about the wines, the family and the history of the winery. Your final stop for the day is the Barossa Valley Chocolate Company, where you will pair house-made chocolates with Vineyard Road’s handcrafted wines, a perfect way to finish off your day!
This morning join your City Highlights Tour, and be introduced to our delightful city, surrounded by parklands, with a blend of historic buildings, wide streets, cafés and restaurants. Drive past Adelaide's cultural precinct - North Terrace, the National Wine Centre, Adelaide Botanic Gardens and the beautiful Botanic Park, home to the Bicentennial Conservatory and the Adelaide Zoo.
Continue through historic North Adelaide, where you’ll see tree-lined streets, mansions and historic buildings. Stop and visit the iconic St Peters Cathedral or the newly developed Adelaide Oval, then travel through the city's east on the way to the Haigh's Chocolates Visitor Centre for a shop visit of this famous South Australian chocolate icon.
After a lunch break (not included), enjoy a scenic drive to Mount Lofty Summit, Adelaide’s highest peak. Take in the spectacular views of the city and the coastline - a perfect photo opportunity. Wind your way through the Adelaide Hills villages of Crafers, Stirling, Aldgate and Bridgewater before arriving at the Beerenberg Farm Shop, where there is time to taste and purchase from their full range of products.
Then it’s on to Hahndorf, Australia’s oldest German settlement. Spend the afternoon exploring the main street of Hahndorf where you can sample local produce, check out the local arts and crafts before enjoying afternoon tea or a traditional German beer tasting at the very popular Hahndorf Inn.
This morning, there's time for any last-minute shopping or sightseeing before you depart Adelaide.
Terms and Conditions
Price is per person twin share and valid for travel from 1 March 2021 to 31 March 2022, subject to availability. Airfares are not included in the package, but can be organised by one of our Travel Specialists if required. The order of the touring may vary depending on day of arrival. Strict cancellation conditions apply and travel insurance is strongly recommended. Read our latest COVID Safe practices and policies.