Boutique Wineries & Distillery Tour
Wine Tours on Saturdays
Yarra Valley Boutique Wineries & Distillery Tour
Enjoy wine tastings at boutique wineries & Alchemy Distillers
Boutique is best, don’t you agree? This exclusive wine tour takes small groups from Melbourne for a day of sampling wines from boutique Yarra Valley wineries and spirits from Alchemy Distillers. With a restaurant lunch included, luxury transport, pickup and return from Melbourne or the Yarra Valley, this premium wine tour is one of the best Yarra Valley wine tours.
Yarra Valley Boutique Wineries & Distillery Tour
Full Day Tour | Departs every Saturday | Private tours by arrangement
ONLINE PRICE $140 per person
Normally $160 per person
Yarra Valley Boutique Wineries & Distillery Tour – Your itinerary includes 6 venues!
Enjoy wine tastings at 4 boutique Yarra Valley wineries / cellar doors, a delicious restaurant lunch at either Fergusson Winery or Steels Gate Wines, a visit and spirit tasting at the award winning Alchemy Distillery and finish the day at the popular Yarra Valley Chocolaterie.
Boutique Wineries – Which ones will you visit?
Boutique wines are yours to savour and experience on this exclusive tour. Taste a variety of styles from red, white, sparkling and sweet wines. With so many boutique wineries to choose from leave the decision making selection to us! Our top picks include: St. Hubert Wines, Yering Farm Wines, Helen & Joey Estate, Balgownie Estate, Corniola Wines, Yarrawood Estate, Yileena Park, just to name a few!
Lunch & Wine Tasting at Fergusson Winery or Steels Gate Wines
Head to the relaxed and rustic Fergusson Winery or the picturesque Steels Gate Wines for a wine tasting at their cellar door followed by a delicious one course lunch at their restaurant. See menus below.
We’ll drop into Alchemy Distillers in Healesville, a small independent working distillery with cocktail bar & beer garden, to try their whiskies, gin & vodak – and maybe moonshine too!
Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice-Creamerie
Indulge your sweet tooth in the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie’s delightful chocolate creations and complimentary samples.
Complimentary pick up & return
Complimentary pick ups are available from several Melbourne locations including Docklands, Southbank, Melbourne CBD, Ringwood, Chirnside Park, Lilydale, Coldstream & Yarra Glen.
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Departs – 9:00am Melbourne CBD. Returns – 5:00-5:30pm Melbourne CBD.
Departs – 9:45am Yarra Valley. Returns – 4:00-4:15pm Yarra Valley.
Please note: Itinerary and timings may change or vary without notice.
Lunch at Fergusson Winery
Tour Group – 2019 Menu
Prime Aged Charolais Beef
Seared Lamb Fillet Salad
Polenta & Parmesan Crumbed Chicken Fillet
Fergussons Chunky Beef Pie
Market Fish of the Day
King Prawn Pappardelle Pasta
House Made Spinach & Ricotta Gnocchi
Chef’s selection of sides to be served as share platters for the group.
Note: The lunch menus are seasonal and dishes can change. Dietary requirements such as gluten free, vegetarian, vegan etc. can be catered for. Please advise when making your booking.
Many photo opps on your Yarra Valley wine tour
Your tour includes plenty of time to take photos with the stunning Yarra Valley scenery as your backdrop.
Your Guide and Transport
You will be picked up by one of our professional driver/guides on one of our luxury Mercedes Benz mini-coahes from convenient central Melbourne locations and pick up points en-route to the Yarra Valley. Your knowledgeable driver/guide knows the wineries and wines of the region enhancing your experience on your tour around the beautiful Yarra Valley.
Frequently Asked Questions about our Yarra Valley Wine Tours
How long is the Boutique Wineries & Distillery tour?
The tour departs Melbourne around 9:15am and returns around 5:00-5:30pm (approximately 8 to 8.5 hours). If you are joining in the Yarra Valley the tour departs around 9:45am and returns around 4:00-4:15pm.
Are the wine tastings, spirit tasting and lunch included in the tour?
Yes, all wine tastings, spirit tasting and a one course restaurant lunch are included in your tour and chocolate samples.
Which wineries will we visit?
We select some of the best boutique wineries available in the Yarra Valley. Our top picks include St. Hubert Wines, Yering Farm Wines, Helen & Joey Estate, Balgownie Estate, Corniola Wines, Kellybrook Wines, Yarrawood Estate, Yileena Park, just to name a few! If you want to visit a specific winery, consider a Private Yarra Valley Group Tour
How many people can book?
You can book for just one person, or up to 10 people maximum. For a group more than 10 we suggest a private tour. We can customise a private wine tasting tour to suit groups of up to 20 people.
How often does this tour depart?
The Yarra Valley Boutique Wineries & Distillery tour is only available on Saturdays. Private Boutique Wineries & Distillery group tours can also be arranged for any day of our choice.
Easy Online Booking
No booking fees
No credit card fees
Book now - pay on the day
What is included in this tour?
Full day tour from Melbourne to the Yarra Valley and return
Pickup & drop-off from convenient designated meeting points
All wine tastings & spirit tasting fees included
Restaurant lunch included
Travel on a Mercedes Benz air-conditioned mini-coach
Who goes on this tour?
Friends and solo travelers on a fun day out
Women – hen’s, girls’ or mums’ day out
Couples for birthdays, anniversaries, dates
International guests & weekend holiday makers to Melbourne
Team outings and corporate events