Hunter Valley Tours

You’ll find unique and exciting ways to explore the Hunter Valley, from classic cars to horse riding adventures, bike trails and hot air balloon excursions. Celebrate the region’s famous wines on a tour of the top cellar doors and acclaimed restaurants. Getting around the Hunter Valley vineyards is just part of the fun.

Couple wine tasting at Tinkler's Vineyard - Hunter Valley

Wine tours

Hop aboard a bus, luxury car or even a motorbike for a Hunter Valley wine tour. Whichever way you choose to arrive, you’ll visit cellar doors and taste wines made from iconic and emerging grape varieties. Learn more about the valley’s unique terroir and gain a deeper understanding of winemaking from vineyard to bottle.

Discover acclaimed wineries with family lineages dating back to the 1800s, boutique wineries, and organic and biodynamic vineyards. You’ll meet the winemakers and, importantly, you’ll sample some of the best wines in the world. A wine tour will take you into the very heart and soul of the Hunter Valley.

Hot air ballooning at sunrise in the Hunter Valley

Hire a Mustang and let your hair down as you tour top cellar doors and distilleries with Classic Tours. Personalised tours on a three-seater Oz Trike, or with Halls Private Transfers, Vineyard Shuttle Service and Tex Tours, also tailor visits to vineyard highlights.

Wine and food are the perfect pairing, and many tours offer irresistible combinations of life’s dual pleasures. The Hunter Valley is renowned for fresh produce, cheesemakers, chocolatiers, gourmet providores and award-winning restaurants, such as Bistro Molines, Muse Restaurant, Muse Kitchen and Margan.

Running for over 10 years, Kangariffic Tours cater itineraries so you can experience all that the Hunter Valley has to offer, with stops including wineries, breweries, distilleries, and olive and olive oil tastings. Group tours are also available, featuring cheese pairings and morning tea with kangaroos.

Enjoying lunch at Bistro Molines winery, Hunter Valley

Horses, cycling & Segways

For a bit of class, Hunter Valley Horses and Hunter Valley Classic Carriages offer wine tasting tours, horseback riding and romantic charters. Saddle up with Hunter Valley Horse Riding and Adventures for spectacular views of Hunter Valley wine country. You can also take a leisurely tractor ride!

A bike is another perfect way to explore. Cycle along private vineyard trails and quiet country laneways to boutique wineries with Grapemobile, who offer lunch options. Sutton Estate Electric Bike Hire offer motor assisted bikes, and you can even explore the vineyards by Segway.