Tastes of the Hunter Wine Tours
Tastes Of The Hunter Wine Tours combines the style and sophistication of a luxury minibus (leather seats, DVD player, 8 speaker sound system, individual air conditioning controls, mini-fridge, onboard iPad, 3 Apple/Android charging ports and chilled bottled water for guests) with a fun and friendly small group atmosphere. Showcasing the gourmet local produce of the Hunter Valley and the award winning wines that have put the region on the map amidst the backdrop of the beautiful vines is what we are passionate about…whilst keeping it fun, friendly and memorable! Our aim is to deliver a guest focused 21st Century tour experience that brings the region to life as well as bringing people together. When you come on tour with Tastes Of The Hunter Wine Tours you can also make a difference to others through our “Come on board for cancer” donation program. Tastes Of The Hunter regularly donates to the Prince of Wales Hospital Foundation’s Richie Benaud fund for cancer treatment and care.
Tastes Of The Hunter Wine Tours is a family owned tour operator. Tastes Of The Hunter offers Hunter Valley Wine Tours with pickups from local accommodation venues in Pokolbin, Lovedale, Rothbury, Nulkaba, Cessnock, Quorrobolong, Bellbird, Broke, Wollombi, Branxton (and surrounds) or Maitland. Tastes of the Hunter Wine Tours is a young company that is excited about the fresh and contemporary approach we bring to delivering a food and wine adventure that highlights the best of the Hunter Valley as well as giving guests a 21st century tour experience.
“I’m truly excited about being able to share local knowledge, local food and award winning wines in a professional manner that respects the high quality of the Hunter Region’s produce at the same time as creating a warm, fun and friendly guest focused atmosphere.” – Suzanne, Director, Owner and Tour guide.
Tastes Of The Hunter Wine Tours is a fully accredited bus operator with Transport for NSW (accreditation number 42290), and a proud member of BusNSW as well as the Hunter Valley Wine and Tourism Association and GALTA.
Our Hunter Valley Tours
Tastes Of The Hunter Wine Tours focuses on weekend wine tour adventures operating on Saturdays and Sundays.
We offer tours with pickups from local accommodation venues in Pokolbin, Lovedale, Rothbury, Nulkaba, Cessnock, Quorrobolong, Bellbird, Broke, Wollombi, Branxton (and surrounds) or Maitland.
Hunter Valley pickups occur between 8am and 9.45am (guests receive an sms or email 48 hours before to advise of the specific pickup time) with an approximate return time of 4.45pm-5.30pm.
Our tours focus on creating a friendly guest focused atmosphere with a maximum of 20 passengers.
Full day Hunter Valley Wine Tour with Hunter Valley pickup – $85 per person
- Visits to 3 local wineries (a mixture of boutique and large cellar doors) including tasting fees
- Smelly Cheese Shop and Hunter Chocolate shop visits
- The opportunity to sample up to 12 locally made craft beers at Matilda Bay Brewhouse (own expense)
- Cafe lunch (guests can purchase their own lunch from a variety of options between $15-38 to suit their tastes and budgets with an average cost of $20-25). Gluten free or vegetarian options may be available however they are not guaranteed.
- Luxury return transport and chilled bottled water