Start 12:30 – Finish 4:30 APPROX
$130 PER PERSON - Including hearty platter lunch plus wine
Our Coonawarra Highlights tour is perfect for the wine traveller that wants to experience a cross section of our iconic cellar doors but has limited time. We’ll take you in comfort and style along the famous “Terra Rossa” strip taking in the vineyards as they race past your window.
You’ll feast on sumptuous produce platters and meet and chat with the winemakers going behind the scenes during a private and exclusive tasting session. We’ll illustrate the history of the region and show you the unique nature of the red soil over ancient limestone.
You can set the agenda or simply leave the itinerary to us to arrange a very special afternoon where you’ll truly enjoy a Coonawarra Experience.
Sample Itinerary - Feel Free To Select The Cellar Doors You Prefer To Visit
Patrick of Coonawarra – Start the afternoon correctly with a visit to this amazing cellar door. It won’t matter if you are a red or white aficionado, Patrick will have you covered with their great range and cellar door only options. You will also enjoy a stunning cheese platter and glass of wine in stunning surroundings….not to be missed!
Wynns of Coonawarra: You get can’t more iconic than Wynns! You think you know all about them but believe us, no trip to this area is complete without visiting the famous gables. Wynns always has a special bottle for you to sample at the tasting bench.
Coonawarra Railway Siding: Built in 1898, this railway line allowed the district to flourish as a wine and farming region. You simply must get a photo on the platform whenever you visit here!
Rymill Estate – You can sense the history of Rymill as you enter the stunning driveway of this vineyard. Something for everyone here with whites that suit spicy foods and reds that long for a cheese platter and an open fire. A walking tour of the cellar door is also available so please don’t miss this opportunity to explore.
Katnook Estate – A stunning award-winning cellar door that boasts an array of estate wines that will please any palate and don’t forget to sample the flagship Shiraz and Cabernet. Take a walk around the beautiful grounds with a glass in hand.
- Free pick up and drop off within Penola/Coonawarra region
- Produce platter with a glass of wine at one of our iconic cellar doors
- Meet the winemaker session
- All wine tastings, bottled water and experienced tour guide
- Large umbrella
- iPhone or Android USB charging station
- Heated/Air Conditioned KIA Carnival with powered doors and leather trim seating
- Please ensure appropriate attire is worn based on the season and flat shoes are advised