A Taste Of South Australia

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Join A Taste of South Australia's wine lovers tours for a personalised or small group touring. Enjoy the local hospitality of all wine regions of South Australia including highlight tours of McLaren Vale and Barossa Valley, Adelaide Hills and Clare Valley. Enjoy the best food, wine and lifestyle South Australia has to offer. Meet the winemakers and taste the fruits of their labour whilst enjoying our unbeatable knowledge of South Australia's wine regions.

Contact Details

A Taste Of South Australia
Unit 6, 31A Towers Terrace
South Plympton
South Australia 5038

Toll Free Number
Not available

Telephone
+61 (08) 8371 3553

Fax
+61 (08) 8297 4727

Mobile
+61 419 861 588

  • A Taste Of South Australia, South Plympton,  Adelaide, South Australia
  • A Taste Of South Australia, South Plympton,  Adelaide, South Australia
  • A Taste Of South Australia, South Plympton,  Adelaide, South Australia

Facilities

  • Guide

Activities

  • Animal Viewing
  • City Sightseeing
  • Shopping
  • Wine Tasting

Best of Barossa Day Tour - TSA01

Spend a delightful day in the Barossa Valley, tasting wines and visiting local attractions in a fully chauffeured vehicle with personalised itinerary and trained wine guide.

Depart at 9am to begin a personally escorted journey that includes a city orientation tour. Our first tasting is at the Peter Lehman Winery. We visit Torbreck, a small winery with rustic charm, making wines in traditional Barossa methods. Stop for a stroll in the German town of Tanunda with time to discover the small shops, many of which specialise in crafts made by the locals. Lunch will be alfresco under the vines or at Vintners Restaurant just out of Angaston or surrounds. After lunch we take the picturesque drive up to Menglers Hill for an unsurpassed view over the entire valley. We continue into historic Angaston, the more English of the villages in the Barossa. Taking time to visit The South Australian Company Store. Our next stop may be Henschkes Winery in Keyneton (not Sunday). Time permitting we will also visit the Yalumba Winery, the biggest family run winery in Australia, or a visit to Maggie Beers Farm Shop. We are able to tailor make the tour to suit clients interests.

Operates: Daily by arrangement 9am to 5pm.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Tanunda, Mengler Hill, Angaston

Tour duration

8 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $398.00

Transport mode

Car

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Host/Hostess
  • Interpreter Service
  • Meal
  • Meet and Greet
  • Pickup
  • Seat belts

McLaren Vale Food and Wine Lovers Day Tour - TSA02

Discover the great food and wine of the McLaren Vale region on a personalised day tour with hosted wine tour guide. Travel through the hills to the famous McLaren Vale wine region.

Travel through the scenic Adelaide Hills and the picturesque town of Clarendon to Coriole Winery. Coriole's Cellar Door is a beautiful little ironstone cellar surrounded by magnificent views and gardens. They produce an outstanding range of regional wines with some exceptional wine styles unique to their winery. Taste the fine olives, oils, cheese and wines they produce. Next visit the Olive Grove specialising in excellent olive oil and Kalamata olives all from locally grown olives. Taste and learn about the processing of the olives. D'arenberg Winery features a range of outstanding regional and innovative wines made by Chester Osbourne from this fourth generation family run winery. Enjoy lunch at Penny Hill Winery followed by a visit to the rustic Wirra Wirra Winery, one of the premium wine producers in the area. Taste their fine wines and tour through this state of the art winery.

Operates: Daily by arrangement 9am to 5pm. Where possible we tailor make the tour to suit each clients interests.

Tour details

Tour destinations

McLaren Vale

Tour duration

8 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $398.00

Transport mode

Car

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Host/Hostess
  • Interpreter Service
  • Meal
  • Meet and Greet
  • Pickup
  • Seat belts

Adelaide Hills Wine Day Tour - TSA05

Spend a day in the Adelaide Hills enjoying picturesque scenery, great food and wine tasting on a personalised tour with hosted wine tour guide.

Depart Adelaide and travel through the scenic Adelaide Hills to Mount Lofty to visit the Cleland Wildlife Sanctuary where you may cuddle a koala and commune with Australian native animals (optional). Travel to Mount Lofty Summit for morning tea overlooking the city with unsurpassed views over Adelaide, wander through the small villages of the hills such as Crafers, Stirling and Hahndorf before stopping at Bridgewater. Call into the Bridgewater Mill, home of Petaluma Wines. Visit the new state of the art Shaw and Smith Winery (weekends only) for a special tasting of their fine whites and Merlot, visit the excellent Woodside Cheeses or sample some fine product from local chocolate producers. Travel further into the heart of the hills to Chain of Ponds Wines owned by the Amadio family. We return to Adelaide via Nepenthe who have been producing wine since 1995 and recently opened its new cellar door. The contemporary cellar door features a single Red Gum bench overlooking Chardonnay vines.

Operates: Daily by arrangement 9am to 5pm.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Crafers, Bridgewater, Hahndorf

Tour duration

8 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $398.00

Transport mode

Car

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Host/Hostess
  • Interpreter Service
  • Meal
  • Meet and Greet
  • Pickup
  • Seat belts

Clare Valley Wine Day Tour - TSA06

Experience a wonderful day in the Clare Valley enjoying great food and wine on a personalised private tour with hosted wine tour guide.

Be collected from your hotel and escorted along the scenic route passing picturesque rural landscapes and small towns as we head towards the Clare Valley. Our first introduction to the Clare Valley is the quaint little town of Auburn stopping for morning tea. We may visit Mount Horrocks or Grosset's Winery located nearby (in September only). Travel through Penwortham and along the scenic route to Mitchell's Winery. Stop for a gourmet lunch at the charming Skillogalee Restaurant and Winery, accompanied by the best of local wines. Visit Sevenhill Cellar, run by the Jesuit Brothers. See the historic church and explore the heritage of the first vineyard in the region. Travel on to Clare and visit the innovative Tim Knappstein Winery. From the town of Clare start the return journey, visiting local artists that are tucked away in the hills. Visit the old slate mining town of Mintaro. If time permits enjoy a drink at the Old Magpie and Stump or have coffee at the stately Martindale Hall before returning to Adelaide.

Operates: Daily by arrangement 9am to 5pm.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Clare, Auburn, Sevenhill, Mintaro

Tour duration

8 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $689.00

Transport mode

Car, Limousine

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Host/Hostess
  • Interpreter Service
  • Meal
  • Meet and Greet
  • Pickup
  • Seat belts

Market Culture Morning or Afternoon Walking Tour

Enjoy either a two or four hour walking tour that takes you on an insider’s tour through Adelaide’s Central Market featuring unknown local highlights such as hidden tunnels, visiting local potters and cheese makers and learning about wine. Experience some local colour at a little cafe along Chinatown, Gouger Street and explore some of the famous and interesting public buildings around Victoria Square, whilst learning about the heart of Adelaide and what makes it tick.

Two hour tour includes a goodie bag, morning or afternoon tea, expert local guide and entrance fees at AUD127.00 per person, the four hour tour also includes a casual meal (breakfast or lunch with a glass of wine) at AUD187.00 per person.

Operates: From the entrance of the Hilton Adelaide, Victoria Square, Adelaide. Two hour or four hour walking tour at 10am and 2pm.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Adelaide, Adelaide Central Market

Tour duration

2 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $127.00

Transport mode

Walk

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Meal

Classic Adelaide - Culture and Heritage Morning or Afternoon Walking Tour

Explore the cultural boulevard of Adelaide on either a two or four hour walking tour amongst the statuesque Government and University buildings of North Terrace. Visit our famous Art Gallery and see the Rodin sculptures and the South Australian Museum with its unique desert garden, all the buildings have stories to tell. Visit Artlab to view the talented team restoring historic paintings, books and fabrics. Enjoy visits to little streets and lanes whilst indulging in a taste of fine chocolate from Haighs Chocolates. Visit South Australia’s own Jurlique store, discovering hidden secrets along the way which only a local would know, wander past our historic Queen Adelaide Club and Adelaide Club. Tour can conclude with a tasty lunch in the picturesque atmosphere of the South Australian Art Gallery (at extra cost).

Two hour tour includes a goodie bag, morning or afternoon tea, expert local guide and entrance fees at AUD127.00 per person, the four hour tour also includes a casual meal (breakfast or lunch with a glass of wine) at AUD187.00 per person.

Operates: By arrangement. Two hour or four hour walking tour at 10am and 2pm.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Adelaide

Tour duration

2 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $127.00

Transport mode

Walk

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Meal

East End Pub Culture Morning or Afternoon Walking Tour

Highlights of this two or four hour walking tour include the Cuppola in honour of Elvis Presley in the Adelaide Botanic Gardens, an Australian bush food trail and visit to Ayers House Paxton's Walk. Visit Vaughan Place and the National Aboriginal Cultural Institute - Tandanya for contemporary Aboriginal art. Wander through the historic East End Fruit and Produce Markets and Vardon Place featuring art works. Stroll through charming arcades to Rymill Park, home to the Garden of Unearthly Delights. Tour can include a stop for a drink at PJ O’Brien's Irish Pub with views of the World War One Memorial to the Light Horseman. The East End of Rundle Street is one of Adelaide's finest foodie streets and a stop to enjoy a fresh oyster from the Oyster Bar or a hot indulgent chocolate from Cocolat and more can be included.

Two hour tour includes a goodie bag, morning or afternoon tea, expert local guide and entrance fees at AUD127.00 per person, the four hour tour also includes a casual meal (breakfast or lunch with a glass of wine) at AUD187.00 per person.

Operates: From East Terrace Continental Cafe, 6 East Terrace, Adelaide. Two hour or four hour walking tour at 10am and 2pm.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Adelaide, Adelaide Botanic Gardens, Adelaide East End

Tour duration

2 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $127.00

Transport mode

Walk

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Meal

West End Art and Culture Morning or Afternoon Walking Tour

This two or four hour walking tour focuses on the contemporary arts and culture of Adelaide with highlights including the Samstag Museum, the nearby Jam Factory Craft and Design Centre and the long established Experimental Art Foundation. Along the way see tucked away artworks and surprising art venues. Experience the Dark Horsey Bookshop with its unique literature. Amongst other highlights stop and enjoy a drink and possibly wine tasting in the stylish Apothecary.

Two hour tour includes a goodie bag, morning or afternoon tea, expert local guide and entrance fees at AUD127.00 per person, the four hour tour also includes a casual meal (breakfast or lunch with a glass of wine) at AUD187.00 per person.

Operates: From Higher Ground, 9 Light Square, Adelaide. Two hour or four hour walking tour at 10am and 2pm.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Adelaide, Adelaide West End

Tour duration

2 Hours

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $127.00

Transport mode

Walk

Facilities

  • Commentary
  • Meal

Best of Coonawarra

Travel to the heart of red wine production on the Best of Coonawarra tour with an experienced wine tour guide. Enjoy Coonawarra’s finest red wines and cuisine. The package includes two days of touring and one night boutique accommodation. Morning, afternoon tea, and lunch are provided on both days. Individual personal interests are also catered for.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Adelaide

Tour duration

2 Days

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $1,502.00

Transport mode

Car

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Host/Hostess
  • Interpreter Service
  • Meal
  • Meet and Greet
  • Pickup
  • Seat belts
 
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