Winery Tours Mornington Peninsula
The Mornington Peninsula in Victoria, Australia is home to some of the most magnificent wineries and vineyards in the world. A visit to this beautiful region offers a unique insight into the history and culture of wine-making in Australia. With its rolling hills, lush valleys and stunning coastline, the Mornington Peninsula is an ideal destination for those looking to explore the region’s viticultural heritage.
The Mornington Peninsula is known for its diverse range of wines, with over 200 different vineyards producing more than 25 varieties of grape. There are plenty of wineries to visit and explore, from boutique family-run operations to larger commercial producers. Many wineries offer tours that allow visitors to gain an insight into the wine-making process as well as learn about the history and culture of the area.
Visitors to the Mornington Peninsula can choose from a variety
The Mornington Peninsula is a popular destination for wine tours in Victoria, as it is known for its beautiful vineyards, Amazing venues excellent local food, and high-quality wines. It is home to both well-known and private winery wineries.
Our list includes a wide range variety of winery tours on the Mornington Peninsula, ranging from private luxury experiences to cycling trips, to cater to different preferences.
Indulge in a luxurious tour that will whisk you away in a private car to a stunning winery for a gourmet lunch
Our recommended experience for those interested in indulging is the Winehop Winery and Lunch Tour, which includes private transportation.
This tour offers the option to select four wineries to visit and provides private transportation at a higher cost compared to other pre-arranged winery tours. The tour package incorporates wine tastings, lunch, and a free glass of wine at every winery visited.
Transportation will be provided to and from your desired location for the winery tour. The tour begins at approximately 9:30 am and concludes around 5:00 pm, allowing for ample time to explore each venue at your own pace.
The tour has a capacity for two to seven people, making it suitable for occasions such as anniversaries or group outings.
The cost to participate is $285 per person, with a deposit of $220 due at the time of booking.
Embark on a self-guided cycling tour through a wine region with a cool climate
The Vine Tours group offers cycling tours in the countryside.
This tour offers a cycling experience through Mornington Peninsula, with opportunities to enjoy the magnificent views of local scenery, food, and delicious wines.
Individuals of all cycling skill levels can participate in the tour and adjust their pace and route to suit their abilities and preferences
Prepare to have your breath taken away at Arthurs Seat, where the panoramic views will leave you speechless! From the glistening waters of Port Phillip Bay to the bustling Melbourne Cityline, this adventure destination is a must-see.
Embark on a tantalizing journey through the most succulent vineyards, luscious berry farms, and hoppy breweries in town, culminating in the delectable lunch of your dreams.
The itinerary concludes with a wine tasting at Stonier Estate, which is known for producing wines that thrive in cooler climates.
The tour provides a bike, helmet, water bottle, pack rack bag, maps, guide, first aid kit, and phone assistance.
To access Arthur’s Seat, there are three available modes of transportation: driving, complimentary transport from the accommodation, or taking the Frankston train station.
Cost: $130 per person
The event is called the Food and Wine Taste Trail
Embark on a scrumptious journey with the Explore Australia Food and Wine Taste Trail, where you can savor the flavorful delights of traditional wineries without the need for a private vehicle.
The cost is $189 per person, and the day includes wine tastings at Point Leo Estate and Rare Hare at Jackalope to experience the best of the Peninsula.
Next on the itinerary is a visit to Monalto for a wine tasting and lunch, followed by a stop at St Andrew’s Beach Brewery for a tasting paddle.
End your day with a bang at Murray’s Lookout and the Peninsula Bathing Boxes! Snap breathtaking photos and soak in picturesque views that will make your heart skip a beat.
Discover a plethora of pick-up and drop-off spots, from the stylish Mail Exchange Hotel to the grand Her Majesty’s Theatre, the iconic Regent Theatre, the trendy Travelodge Hotel Southbank, and even the scenic Geelong Fisherman’s Pier.
This wine tour experience is recommended for both individual travelers and groups.
Brunch is served without limit near the bay
Experience the ultimate party brunch with Tour Local’s Bottomless Brunch by the Bay – perfect for Hen’s and Buck’s parties, and birthday blowouts!
The event’s name may be misleading, as it lasts all day and provides ample time to experience the Mornington Peninsula and its wines.
This is a group tour that is exclusively for your party with a minimum of 6 and a maximum of 25 guests. The luxury midi-bus will be reserved for your use, and you may select your pickup location within a 40km radius of Melbourne CBD or South Eastern Suburbs.
The tour leader will guide you through the Peninsula, starting with brunch at The Cafe by the Bay and a walk along Mt Martha Foreshore. Bottomless mimosas will be served.
Indulge in the ultimate sensory experience with a delectable gin tasting and grazing platter at the Gin Distillery, before sipping on some heavenly wines at The Red Hill Winery.
During the afternoon, a journey through Red Hill will be followed by a visit to the beautiful Pt Leo Estate, before returning to the assigned drop-off spot.
The cost for a private group booking is $210 per person, with a $200 deposit required to secure the reservation.
Peninsula Hidden Gems
Although the larger wineries are highly recommended, the boutique wineries offer a more intimate experience.
The ‘Peninsula Hidden Gems‘ tour by Grape Explorations emphasizes small, family-owned wineries that are not commonly visited.
During the tour, there is a possibility of meeting the winemakers and getting a detailed look at the wine-making process.
This personalized experience offers an opportunity to gain insight into the background of wineries, which may not be possible at larger establishments.
The package includes a two-course lunch, wine tastings, and private transportation.
The tour is available every day tour of the week for a duration of eight hours. The package includes pick up and drop off from a location of your choosing.
Cost: $175 per person
Vine and Brew Tour
Indulge in the ultimate boozy adventure with Elevate Wine Tours’ Vine and Brew Tour, specially crafted for all the wine, beer, and cider enthusiasts out there!
During this trip, you will have the opportunity to visit four cellar doors, which include a winery, brewery, and cidery. At one of the venues, you will stop for a vineyard lunch experience and receive a complimentary beverage of your choice, whether it be wine, beer, or a non-alcoholic option.
The tour can accommodate private groups ranging from three to eleven people. The vehicle boasts reclining seats and ample space, and passengers are provided with refreshments during the ride. These extra features enhance the overall experience.
Transportation will be provided for guests staying in CBD accommodations or local addresses, eliminating the need for a designated driver.
To unwind, simply sit back, rest, and enjoy sipping your beverage.
Mornington Peninsula with this guide.
A winery tour is a recommended way to enjoy the stunning landscape of the Peninsula, taking in the vines, alternative venues wines, food, and views along the coast. Get ready to experience the ultimate Mornington Peninsula getaway! Our top picks for accommodations are right here, waiting for you.
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For those not located in Victoria, Wine Regions Australia offers information on top winery experiences throughout the country.
Yes, there are specialised tours such as cycling tours that combine scenic rides with winery visits and food and wine taste trails that focus on pairing local cuisine with wines.