Duration: 10.5 hours (approx.)
Discover the delicious delights of one of the most beautiful parts of regional Victoria on this Mornington Peninsula Wine and Food Tour from Melbourne. This fabulous day out includes generous tastings of fine wine, gourmet cheese, chocolate and farm-fresh produce. Enjoy the stunning natural beauty of the peninsula, including the amazing views from Arthur’s Seat.
☆ Experience the stunning scenery and taste sensations of the Mornington Peninsula
☆ Take in magnificent views of Port Phillip and the peninsula from Arthur’s Seat
☆ Visit three fabulous wineries, a dairy, a chocolatier and a strawberry farm for tastings
☆ Take a walk on beautiful Flinders Beach (weather permitting).
☆ Guided tour with commentary
☆ CBD hotel pick-up and drop-off
☆ Comfortable air-conditioned transport
☆ Friendly and knowledgeable local guide
☆ Wine, chocolate, cheese and strawberry tastings
☆ Morning snacks, afternoon tea, and bottled water.
What you can expect
For foodies, wine lovers and those that just want to see one of the most beautiful parts of regional Victoria, this full day Mornington Peninsula Wine and Food Tour from Melbourne is for you.
The day starts with the convenience of CBD hotel pick up. You’ll travel south-east from the city in air-conditioned comfort – heading past Melbourne’s bayside suburbs towards the Mornington Peninsula.
The first stop on your itinerary is the peninsula’s highest point – Arthur’s Seat. You’ll have plenty of time to take in the fabulous coastal views that stretch all the way from Melbourne to Portsea.
The next stop on this Mornington Peninsula Wine and Food Tour from Melbourne is a dairy farm, where you’ll enjoy tastings of their exquisite goat’s cheeses. Then it’s on to a strawberry farm to enjoy generous tastings of strawberries, strawberry liqueurs and chocolates. You’ll get to pick your own punnet of fruit to take away (seasonal).
What tastes best after cheese, chocolate and strawberries? Wine of course! The next stop on the tour is the acclaimed boutique winery T’Gallant, which is set amongst rolling green hills. After tastings their fabulous chardonnays and pinot noirs, and learning the ins and outs of wine production, it’s time to head off to the lovely town of Flinders. Here you’ll have ample time to purchase lunch (own expense).
The final leg of this journey takes you to a winery with magnificent ocean views – Red Hill Estate. Your final stop is yet another award-winning winemaker – Stonier, where you’ll enjoy tastings accompanied by a cheese board.
This Mornington Peninsula Wine and Food Tour from Melbourne packs a lot into the day but maintains a relaxed pace. While the wineries may change depending on the day, this is the ideal way to discover the food, wine, and local superb produce on offer on the picturesque peninsula.