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MELBOURNE TO ADELAIDE FEATURED PARTNERS AND LOCAL TOURING / Australia Australia / ADELAIDE FEATURED PARTNERS AND LOCAL TOURING 8 Day Best of Melbourne and Victoria 7 Day Adelaide and Surrounds Explore the best of Victoria! Travel the Great Ocean Road, Visit the Grampians and meet the little penguins of Phillip Island This elegant city is known for its colonial stone architecture, expansive parklands, lively festivals and incredible sense of space. Explore the museums and libraries of North Terrace and dine on dedicated ‘eat streets’. Just beyond the city centre you will find the picturesque Adelaide Hills, the world-class wineries of the Barossa Valley and Australia’s oldest surviving German settlement, the picturesque village of Hahndorf. Adelaide is also the departing point for Kangaroo Island, known for its wildlife, and Flinders Ranges, offering an outback experience with towering rock walls, spectacular gorges and Aboriginal culture and rock art. Highlights (included): • Melbourne Lanes and Arcades tour • Great Ocean Road tour • The Grampians • Phillip Island tour • Mornington Peninsula Day 1: Day 2: Day 3: Day 4: Day 5: Day 6: Day 6: Day 6: Highlights (included): Melbourne Melbourne sightseeing Melbourne – Great Ocean Road Great Ocean Road – Grampians Grampians – Adelaide Adelaide – Phillip Island – Melbourne Mornington Peninsula Depart Melbourne • Adelaide and Adelaide hills tour • Barossa Valley wine tour • Overnight Kangaroo Island experience Day 1: Day 2: Day 3: Day 4: Day 5: Day 6: Day 7: Package includes: 3 nights of accommodation, airport transfers, sightseeing and attractions as listed above. Pricing from. Adelaide Adelaide and Adelaide hills touring Barossa Valley Wine Tour Adelaide – Kangaroo Island Kangaroo Island Kangaroo Island – Adelaide Depart Adelaide Package includes: 6 nights of accommodation, transportation and meals during overnight experience at Kangaroo Island, sightseeing and attractions as listed above. $1,499 Pricing is per person, double occupancy Pricing from. Phillip Island | Phillip Island Nature Park 3 Day Melbourne to Adelaide $1,649 North Terrace, Adelaide | South Australia Tourism Commission Pricing is per person, double occupancy Best of Barossa Day Tour from Adelaide Mclaren Vale Food and Wine Day Tour Enjoy sensational food and accommodation while travelling in comfort and style with a group of no more than 8 guests. This tour is truly diverse in the landscapes and experiences you encounter over a busy but not rushed three days. The journey starts with the wonderful coastline of the Great Ocean Road with its endless beaches, quaint townships and wonderful wildlife. Here you stay and dine overlooking the ocean before leading you to Rainforests and Iconic sights such as the 12 Apostles and the Shipwreck Coast. The journey then takes you through dairy farmland, tasting award winning produce, visiting iconic townships such as Warrnambool and Port Fairy and discovering extinct volcanoes. After a night of magnificent hospitality, you get to discover the Ancient marsupials of the region on a cave tour with a local ranger at the World Heritage Naracoorte Caves. Visit Hahndorf and Mount Lofty as you approach the city of Adelaide. Multi-day Touring Barrossa Valley – the wine capital of Australia, is a relaxed and friendly place. Travel through the scenic Torrens Gorge to the Barossa Valley. Enjoy a tasting of fine wines at Trevor Jones or Kellermeister, travel over Jacobs Creek to visit some smaller wine cellars full of rustic charm who make wines in the traditional Barossa method, including Rockfords and Charlie Melton. Stop for a stroll in the German town of Tanunda – discover the small shops, many of which specialize in crafts made by the locals. Before lunch, enjoy an unsurpassed view over the entire Barossa Valley from atop Menglers Hill. Lunch will be alfresco under the vines or at Vintners restaurant just out of Angaston. The afternoon brings Henschkes winery, or visit to the historic Yalumba, the biggest family run winery in Australia. There may also be time to visit boutique producers such as Torbreck, Rolf Binder or Two hands. And a visit to Maggie’s Beer Farm shop is a must for food lovers. Day Touring 8 Day Cruise on P.S. Murray Princess • Edwards Crossing guided tour • Backwater wildlife tour at River View Lodge • Burk Salter's vineyard tour • Barossa Valley coach tour • Salter's Station wetland guided walk • Ngaut Ngaut Aboriginal Reserve The next morning, visit the historic German village of Hahndorf. Taste cheeses from Woodside Cheese Wrights and fine wines produced by Hillstowe wines. Travel through the Hills to Hardys Chateau Reynella winery, with magnificent gardens to stroll plus wonderful wines to taste. Chateau Reynella is also the historical site where the first wine was made in South Australia. Next, you will visit the picturesque town of Clar- endon and the Coriole winery, where some exceptionally unique wine styles are produced. Olive Grove is next on the list specializing in products from locally grown olives. Visit D’arenberg winery with innovative wines made by a fourth-generation family-run winery. After lunch visit the rustic Wirra Wirra winery, one of the premium wine producers in the area. If time permits, we will visit the new boutique Fox Creek winery Depart Mannum Edwards Crossing – Salt Bush Flat Salt Bush Flat – Piggy Flat/Coolcha Piggy Flat/Coolcha – Caurnamont Caurnamont – Burk Salter Boutique Winery Salter's Station – Sunnydale Sunnydale – Younghusband Return to Mannum There are many options to customize your including food focus such as chocolate sampling of visits to local artists and smaller wine entities. The opportunity is endless and can be tailor-made to the client. Package includes: 7 nights onboard, shore-side tours, nature walks and eco- excursions, onboard presentations, 20 meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners. Pricing from. 54 Day Touring Travel through the scenic Torrens Gorge to the Barossa Valley and continue over Jacobs Creek for a tasting of the fine wines at the Grant Burge winery and onto Rockford Wine Cellars for more traditional Barossa wines. Stop for a stroll in the German town of Ta- nunda - where many of the shops specialise in crafts made by the locals. After a lunch stop take in the view from the top of Menglers Hill for an unsurpassed view over the entire Valley. Our next stop will be Henschkes winery in Keyneton, a fifth-generation German winery producing outstanding wines. You will spend your night in a charming B&B in the Adelaide Hills. Highlights (included): Pricing is per person, double occupancy 2 Day Barossa Valley and Adelaide Hills Explore 320km of the Murray River between Blanchetown and Murray Bridge, plus the breathtaking river lands of South Australia. Onboard the paddle wheeler P.S. Murray Princess you will experience the great variety of river life and ever-changing landscape. Day 1: Day 2: Day 3: Day 4: Day 5: Day 6: Day 7: Day 8: Just 40 kilometres south of Adelaide there are over 100 small, very individual wineries. Your guide will personally escort you via the picturesque town of Clarendon to Coriole winery, which produces an outstanding range of wines, olives, olive oils and cheeses and is surrounded by magnificent views and gardens. Visit d'Arenberg winery host to a range of outstanding and innovative wines. Options for lunch include d'Arrys Veranda restaurant, the scenic Currant Shed or alfresco under the vines, picnic style. Winery options in the afternoon include Italian wine-style Primo Estate winery, the more rustic Wirra Wirra winery or Penny's Hill which also showcases Australian artists. Tours can also be fully customized and feature more gourmet food focus, including exploring the Blessed Cheese Trail, olive products, locally produced almonds or Fruitchocs or options to visit less explored smaller wineries. Pricing and dates on request Multi-day Touring Murray Princess | South Australia Tourism Commission ANDERSON VACATIONS www.andersonvacations.ca 55