Day 1: Adelaide – Barossa Valley (L) (D – Novotel Barossa Valley)
After pickup in Adelaide, step aboard your air-conditioned coach for the scenic drive to the Barossa Valley. From your guide, get oriented to the region's history and landmarks as your coach follows the River Torrens, passes through the Torrens Gorge and sails through Williamstown, the southern gateway to the Barossa Valley.
About one hour into your journey, stop after about an hour on the road at Seppeltsfield Winery. Established in 1851, the winery includes more than 250 acres (100 hectares) of vineyards with shiraz and grenache grapes, the traditional grapes cultivated in the Barossa.
Head to the multi-award winning winery: Wolf Blass where you will your their vineyard, taste their Gold Label and Black Label wines, indulge on a 2-course meal with an exclusive preview of Penfolds wines with lunch.
At this point in the day, your guide drops you off at Novotel Barossa Valley and you have the rest of the day free to spend at your leisure. Your delicous 2-course dinner is included with your stay.
Overnight: Novotel Barossa Valley
Day 2: Barossa Valley – Adelaide (B – Novotel Barossa Valley)
Enjoy continental breakfast and have the first half of the day free to do as you please before your coach picks you up in the early afternoon to travel to Hahndorf. With your guide, see the highlights of this small town in the Adelaide Hills, known for being the oldest German settlement still existing in Australia. You’ll disembark from the coach to walk down the main street and admire the craft shops, tea rooms, quaint cottages, and 100-year-old elm and plane trees.
After some leisure time in Hahndorf, start your return trip to Adelaide, passing through the pretty Adelaide Hills and villages including Crafers, Stirling, Aldgate and Bridgewater. Your tour ends with drop-off at your Adelaide hotel in the early evening.