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Hunter Valley Tours

from Pokolbin, Lovedale, Rothbury, or Sydney

Our guided small group Hunter Valley wine tours from Sydney or Wine Country are unique. We visit the best boutique wineries to give the best tasting experience.

Why to choose a Hunter Valley Wine Tasting Day trip?

Visit Hunter Valley

Hunter Valley is famous for its wines before anything. This hidden gem is located North of Sydney in New South Wales. And a Hunter Valley wine-tasting tour takes around 3 hours to reach from Sydney and is approximately 230 km away from the capital city of NSW.

About Hunter Valley

The oldest wine region of Australia and the region boasts over 150 boutique wineries. Moreover wine tasting, Hunter Valley is a famous destination for families and kids during the summer holidays. Its rolling green hills and abundance of things to do make it a perfect destination for anyone.

Taste of Hunter Valley 

The oldest wine region of Australia and the region boasts over 150 boutique wineries. Moreover wine tasting, Hunter Valley is a famous destination for families and kids during the summer holidays. Its rolling green hills and abundance of things to do make it a perfect destination for anyone.

Hunter Valley Tours

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Hunter Valley Wine Tours ITINERARIES

Hunter Valley is a paradise for food and wine lovers. A winery tour to Hunter Valley from Sydney visits some of the best boutique and elegant wineries to learn the art of winemaking, taste best of Semillon the world can produce, and enjoy the beautiful countryside. Whether you are a first-time visitor or a wine sommelier, we have created three Hunter Valley wine tasting packages suits your needs. We guarantee our Hunter Valley Wine Tasting tour options will exceed your expectations too. All Hunter Valley day excursions led by one of our friendly and knowledgeable tour guides.

Hunter Valley wine tours

Hunter Valley Wine Tasting Tours

(Full-Day Private Tour)

Sydney, Pokolbin & Cessnock Pickup

A full-day trip from Sydney OR Pokolbin to the Hunter Valley wine region and the most popular tour option among travellers. The itinerary includes visits to three to four different tasting venues (wine & spirit and a stop at the chocolate shop and cheese factory.

From A$ 150.00 pp | Private & Small Groups | Tasting fees included | Visit 3 to 4 Hunter Valley cellar doors | 6+ hours transport

Tour Details

Hunter valley tours

Hunter Valley Wine & Wildlife Tours

(Full Day Private Tour)

Sydney to Hunter Door-to-Door Service 

This is a full-day trip that departs from Sydney to Wine Country and covers wildlife experiences and wine tasting. A stop at Walkabout Wildlife Park or Hunter Valley Wildlife Park gives you time to encounter Kangaroos & native Australian wildlife before a glass of wine.

From A$ 150.00 pp | Private & Small Groups | Tasting fees included | Visit 2 Hunter Valley Wineries | 6+ hours transport

Tour Details

Sydney Wine tours

Wine, Cheese & Chocolates

(Private Experience) 

Sydney, Pokolbin & Cessnock Pickup

The best Hunter Valley wine-tasting tour that we recommend for wine lovers who like to pair their wine with chocolate + cheese. The private tour price includes wine tasting with a cheese and chocolate pairing from selected Hunter Valley boutique wineries.  

From A$ 190.00 pp | Private & Small Groups | Tasting fees included | Visit 3 to 4 Hunter Valley vineyard visits | 6+ hours transport

Tour Details

Hunter Valley half day wine tours

Hunter Valley Half Day Wine Tours  

(Private Tours)

Pokolbin, Lovedale & Rothbury Pickup

Spend the morning in the Hunter Valley tasting the best wines produced in the region. Travel in style and taste from two to three pre-selected boutique cellar doors of wine or spirits (tasting fees included!). Visit the chocolate or cheese factory after lunch to taste artisan local delicacies.  

From A$ 110.00 pp | Private & Small Groups | Tasting fees included | Visit 2 to 3 Hunter Valley cellar doors | 4+ hours transport

Hunter Valley Food & Wine Tours

Hunter Valley Food & Wine Tours

(Private Tours)

Sydney OR Hunter Valley Door-to-Door Service 

This is a full-day private trip that departs from Sydney OR Wine Country in a luxury Mercedes Benz mini coach. The tour includes tasting from a trio of cellar doors (wine, beer or spirits) and lunch from a pre-selected venue. A visit to the chocolate factory is recommended at your own expense.

From A$ 220.00 pp | Private & Small Groups | Tasting fees & lunch Included | Visit 3 to 4 Hunter Valley vineyard visits | 6+ hours

Hunter Valley Wine Tours

Hot Air Balloon & Wine Tours

(Private Experience)  

From Sydney to Wine Country Tours

Enjoy the Wine Country in Style! Float around Australia’s oldest wine-growing region in a hot air balloon and make memories & take selfies in a lifetime. You will be rewarded with vistas of the sunrise and 360-degree panoramic views. Visit a duo of wineries to enjoy the best wines the region produces.  

From A$ 150.00 pp | Private & charter groups | Tasting fees included | Visit two best Halliday 5-star Hunter Valley cellar doors incl distillery tasting  | 8+ hours 

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Tour reviews of Hunter Valley Tours

brittany smith
brittany smith
Great tour! Rocky was an excellent driver! Such a good day!
Brock Webb
Brock Webb
Rocky was fantastic! He was great even included an extra winerie as we were running early which we appreciated! Such a great day
James Archer
James Archer
Absolutely fantastic tour! Lovely trip around hunter valley, great stops and lots of local knowledge and colour. Definitely recommend
James Dowling
James Dowling
Rocky is king. Great trip, he went above and beyond and really looked after us. Would definitely do another trip to hunter valley with this company. He even let me wear his kangaroo hat. Special trip with a special chauffeur.
Nicola Quirke
Nicola Quirke
Rocky deserves more than 5 stars the perfect driver and host for our day in hunter valley 🍷 would highly recommend him to anyone
Kidia Smith
Kidia Smith
We had a great time! Rocky was accommodating, knowledgeable and punctual! The van was clean and he changed the itinerary based on our taste. Great experience! Definitely recommend it!
Louise Bedford
Louise Bedford
We had an awesome time with Rocky our bus driver, for our friends birthday wine tour, amazing wineries, great food and awesome driver. Thank you and highly recommened
Melaine Smith
Melaine Smith
We’ve had a wonderful day! Rocky has safety delivered us to our destinations. He was considerate and responsive to our email requests. I would recommend this company for anyone wanting to experience the Hunter Valley.
m B
m B
This tour was fabulous everyone in our group enjoyed the day and Rocky was a great driver we loved his respectful friendly nature - highly recommend

Best Wine Country Tours

There’s no better way to experience Australia’s oldest wine region than with a private guided day tour from Sydney to Hunter Valley wine country. At Sydney Top Tours, we’re committed to delivering the best possible experience you crave for the smallest groups as couples to larger groups such as hen parties. All our tours are tailor-made to suit individual tour groups’ requirements.

You have the choice to choose from one of our pre-planned tours such as Hunter Valley wine and wildlife tours from Sydney or customize a tour with your specifications. The customised day tour options don’t end only in wine tasting, though. Perhaps your group can book a hot air balloon ride for a panoramic view of beautiful vineyards or a cheese-making master class. Get in touch with us and we can help by tailoring our tours to each part’s needs and preferences.

Things to do in Hunter Valley, NSW

Wine Tasting
Search over 150 award winning boutique cellar doors and taste your favorite white, red, or sparkling wine.
Hunter Valley Gardens
Enjoy the outdoor and beautiful landscaping at the Hunter Valley gardens while others enjoy a glass of wine.
Gourmet Food Experience
Treat your taste buds from one of the top hunter Valley restaurants overlooking vineyards.
Take Hot Air Balloon
Book an exhilarating adventure and feel the magic of soaring over a changing landscape of Hunter Valley.
Cheese Tasting
Pair it with your favourite wine; Hunter Valley handmade cheese shops offer all your favorites.
Distillery Tasting
‘Test Tube’ tasting of certified organic gin, vodka, liqueurs, & schnapps.
Chocolate tasting
Chocolate Tasting
Bite and let melt, feel the heavenly experience at the Hunter chocolate shop.
A perfect family-friendly experience and get up close to your favourite Koala or hand feed a kangaroo at the Hunter Valley zoo.
Koala Encounter
A perfect family-friendly experience and get up close to your favourite Koala or hand feed a kangaroo at the Hunter Valley zoo.
Beer-o-clock
Experience Sydney’s best hand-crafted beers including traditional English ales and do drink pairing.
wild life tours to Hunter Valley
Wildlife Spotting
Hunter Valley vineyards never short of Eastern grey kangaroos either in morning hours or at dusk.

Hunter Valley Tours inclusions

Door to door pick up and return

All our tours offer door-to-door pick-up and drop-off service from Sydney or Wine Country.

Free refreshments

Enjoy unlimited bottled water throughout your day trip to Hunter Valley and return.  

Flexible cancellation policy

Our flexible cancellation policy excludes tasting fees to offer you peace of mind.

Visit the best boutique wineries  

We have researched and developed relationships with the best-in-class boutique wineries in the Hunter region.

Knowledgeable guides

All our Sydney tour guides are experts in the industry who have completed over 50-day trips to Hunter Valley.

AC transportation 

Air-conditioned and near-new vehicles in our fleet for all tours departing from Sydney OR Wine Country. 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ) OF HUNTER VALLEY WINE TOURS