South Coast Wine Train - Premium Private Tour
- Duration: 11 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Langhorne Creek
- Product code: WT411PP
Be collected from your city hotel or Adelaide Central Bus Station and enjoy a coach transfer with commentary into the Adelaide Hills to the village of Mount Barker.
Step aboard the South Coast Wine Train (Aka the SteamRanger Southern Encounter) and travel via heritage train past the eucalyptus trees and through the rolling hills of the Mount Lofty Ranges to arrive at Strathalbyn.
Be greeted by your wine host on the platform and let them take you by luxury vehicle for a tour of the heritage township of Strathalbyn on the way to the vineyards of Langhorne Creek. Arrive in the region regarded as the hidden gem of Australia's wine regions to enjoy tastings at Bremerton, Vineyard Road, Kimbolton, Lake Breeze and Rusticana wineries.
Your wine host will introduce you to the friendly cellar door staff who greet you along the way as you are guided through the different wine lists at each cellar door.
Indulge in a gourmet 2 course lunch and enjoy wine and beer tasting at The Winehouse restaurant and cellar door, home also to a number of award winning boutique wineries of Langhorne Creek.
After lunch enjoy the Bleasdale "Beyond the Cellar Door" Tour Experience through the 1850's established winery and heritage cellars.
After your day of premium wine touring comes to an end, catch the South Coast Wine Train at Strathalbyn and enjoy the return train journey back into the Adelaide Hills and the town of Mount Barker.
Along the way delight in the flavors of the region in a local produce platter showcasing the producers of the area.
On arrival back at Mount Barker, be collected by the transfer coach to return you to your Adelaide hotel by approximately 7.00 pm.
Scenic drive through the Adelaide Hills
Heritage train travel on the SteamRanger tourist railway
Visits to iconic and historical Langhorne Creek wineries
2 course gourmet lunch
Beyond the Cellar Door Experience
1850s Bleasdale Winery, Lake Breeze Wines
The WineHouse, Bremerton Wines
Kimbolton Wines and Vineyard Road
Rusticanna and Newmans Horseradish
small group intimate touring
Luxury vehicle touring with wine host
Relax over a regional produce platter on the return train trip
Hotel pickup and drop off, tour coach transfers to Mount Barker and return, rail travel from Mount Barker to Strathalbyn and return, travel in a small intimate vehicle from Strathalbyn through the vineyards of Langhorne Creek, heritage train travel on the Steamranger Heritage Railway (2hrs), Bleasdale's Beyond the Cellar Door Experience tour, wine tastings at 5 local cellar doors a 2 course lunch, commentary from a local wine host and a South Coast regional platter on the return train journey.
Minimum of 2 guest for tour to operate
Guests have the exclusive use of their own guide and vehicle during the touring of Langhorne Creek.
Even though the Steamranger train is advertised to be hauled by a steam engine, we do not guarantee that a steam engine will always be available due to operational constraints or similar. When a steam engine is not available the train will be diesel engine hauled or diesel railcar.
Closed shoes must be worn to participate on the "Beyond the Cellar Door Experience" at Bleasdale.
This tour can be booked as a standard premium tour where you will travel with other guests in the same vehicle during the tour.
Departs Adelaide - 08.30 am (pickups from 07.30 am)
Returns Adelaide - 7.00 pm
Tour pickups from selected Adelaide hotels. Please inspect the list of hotels during the booking process.
ADULT: $459pp - 2 Guest
$429pp - 3 Guests
$399pp - 4 Guests
Tour Code: WT411PP
Prices are per person and inclusive of GST.
This tour is available only to people 18 years and over.