For Wine Or Reason

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For Wine or Reason is recognised as one of South Australia's leading prestigious wine tour companies.

Their tour guide has over a decade's experience in the industry. His knowledge of South Australian wine regions will ensure you have an informative and extremely pleasurable tour.

Every tour is tailored to suit the individual and focuses on visiting niche and boutique wineries as well as major vineyards. Accredited with the South Australian Tourism Industry Council (SATIC), National Wine Centre and a member of the Chauffeured Vehicles Association.

Contact Details

For Wine Or Reason
34 Toowong Avenue
Kensington Park
South Australia 5068

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+61 438 388 883

  • Spacious interior
  • 2013 current model Volkswagen
  • Wine in its infancy
  • Chateau Tanunda

Facilities

  • Guide

Activities

  • City Sightseeing
  • Wine Tasting

Adelaide Hills Personalised Wine Day Tour

The Adelaide Hills region is one of the cooler wine provinces of mainland Australia and South Australia's oldest wine region, dating back to 1845. Enjoy a stroll through Hahndorf, Australia's oldest surviving German settlement, founded in the 1840s. It is home to a range of quality boutique and gourmet food producers with fascinating little road-side stalls which are a common site alongside farmers markets. Venture on and explore what the rest of the Adelaide Hills. Varietals available to taste are Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir.

Other attractions visited include: Cleland Wildlife Park where you can cuddle a koala, Mount Lofty Summit where you can enjoy panoramic views of Adelaide, Beerenberg Farm - home to home-style preserves, jams, condiments and sauces, and Melba's Chocolate Factory where they still make sweets the old fashioned way.

Lunch can be arranged on request. Tour cost based on AUD75.00 per hour, minimum four hour hire with up to six guests. Pick up and drop-off available- please enquire.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Adelaide Hills

Tour duration

4 Hours

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 9:30-13:30
Tue 9:30-13:30
Wed 9:30-13:30
Thu 9:30-13:30

Fri 9:30-13:30
Sat 9:30-13:30
Sun 9:30-13:30

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $300.00

Transport mode

Car, Limousine

Facilities

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

Barossa Valley Via Adelaide Hills Indulgence Wine Tour

A premium wine tour giving you a great opportunity to match chocolates with unique wine and will educate you what really goes on behind the doors in the making of wine. ChocoVino experience at Hahndorf Hill Winery matches their boutique wines to the world's most acclaimed chocolate; it's a global adventure for chocoholics. If you've ever sat with a glass of wine and thought I could do better!' then here is your chance Become a Master Winemaker for the day with an experience especially designed for discerning wine-lovers with the Make Your Own Blend experience.

Hahndorf Hill Winery, experience a Choco Vino Indulgence they also offer a purely chocolate experience for those that don't drink Wine.

Penfolds Estate "Make Your Own Blend Tour"
Guests are invited to the Winemakers' Laboratory to blend their own wine from Grenache, Shiraz and Mourvedre, like Penfolds' own Bin 138. The wine is then presented in an individual bottle to take home.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Barossa Valley

Tour duration

8 Hours

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 9:30-18:00
Tue 9:30-18:00
Wed 9:30-18:00
Thu 9:30-18:00

Fri 9:30-18:00
Sat 9:30-18:00
Sun 9:30-18:00

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $375.00

Transport mode

Car, Limousine

Facilities

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

Clare Valley Intimate Wineries Tour

A leisurely two hour drive from Adelaide, Clare Valley is recognised as the Riesling Capital of Australia. It is Australia's smallest and one of the leading viticulture regions. It is famed for its wine and pioneering heritage. James Halliday (Australian wine critic) says, unlocking the secrets of the Clare Valley is a pastime open to all who visit this most beautiful part of Australia. See Vignerons at work in 150-year-old cellars. Principal varieties in the Clare Valley are Riesling, Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz.

(Lunch can be arranged upon request).

Attractions can include:

Martindale Hall: Georgian Mansion appeared in the Australian film, Picnic at Hanging Rock.
Mintaro Maze: A living hedge maze, consisting of over 800 conifers.
Riesling Trail: One of Australia's most popular and accessible walking and cycling trail.
Sevenhill Cellars: Established in 1851 by a Catholic religious order known as Jesuits.
Gungellan Hotel: Made famous by the hit television series McLeod's Daughters.

Fun....Entertaining...Experience of a life time.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Clare Valley

Tour duration

4 Hours

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 9:30-13:30
Tue 9:30-13:30
Wed 9:30-13:30
Thu 9:30-13:30

Fri 9:30-13:30
Sat 9:30-13:30
Sun 9:30-13:30

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $360.00

Transport mode

Car, Limousine

Facilities

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

McLaren Vale Intimate Wine Tour

McLaren Vale - where the vines meet the sea. Only a 30 minute drive from Adelaide, this beautiful wine mecca has a Mediterranean climate and is arguably one of the premier Shiraz growing regions in the world. McLaren Vale is a tiny piece of paradise with two passions - 'food and wine'. Driving over the first row of hills, you will be met by a vista of undulating vineyards with the backdrop of the picturesque Mount Lofty Ranges rolling to the sea.

Varietals grown include Shiraz, Grenache and Mourvedre. Attractions which can be visited include:
Alexandrina Cheese Company: view cheese making and enjoy the delectable dairy delights.
Steam Ranger: enjoy ocean views between Goolwa and Victor Harbour on the Cockle Train.
The horse drawn tram: one of the few remaining public transit services of its kind in the world. The Murray Mouth: where the Murray River meets the Southern Ocean and whale watching: mid-May you may sight Southern Right Wales.

Lunch can be arranged upon request.

Tour details

Tour destinations

McLaren Vale

Tour duration

4 Hours

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 9:30-13:30
Tue 9:30-13:30
Wed 9:30-13:30
Thu 9:30-13:30

Fri 9:30-13:30
Sat 9:30-13:30
Sun 9:30-13:30

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $360.00

Transport mode

Car, Limousine

Facilities

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

Barossa via Adelaide Hills Wineries Tour

The Barossa is located 70 kilometres northeast of Adelaide. Taste the full bodied wine from some of the oldest vines in the world. Varietals include Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon and Grenache.

Of course, with great wine comes great food, so make sure you leave enough time to sample some of the locally produced delights. Rich with European heritage the Barossa was first established in 1842 by immigrants from England, Germany and Silesia. The Barossa is referred as similar to the Bordeaux, Napa and Tuscany Wine Regions.

Attractions which may be visited include;
The Barossa Farmers Market: (held Saturday mornings) features real food from the homes and farms of the Barossa.
The Whispering Wall: where a whisper at one end can be heard at the other.
The Herbig Tree: this hollow tree trunk provided a 'home' for the Herbig's and two of their 16 children.
Maggie Beer's Farm where you can taste local gourmet delights and Menglers Hill Lookout for a panoramic view of the Barossa Valley.

Lunch can be arranged upon request.

Tour details

Tour destinations

Barossa Valley

Tour duration

4 Hours

Departure & Arrival time

Mon 9:30-13:30
Tue 9:30-13:30
Wed 9:30-13:30
Thu 9:30-13:30

Fri 9:30-13:30
Sat 9:30-13:30
Sun 9:30-13:30

At a glance

Tour costs

Adult - $360.00

Transport mode

Car, Limousine

Facilities

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