Sydney: Wine Tasting Holiday
The Cultural Hub of Australia's East Coast
The warm climate and the temperate winds make Sydney an attractive setting for wine production. A wine tasting holiday in Sydney is good option for vine lovers looking to include this as part of their holiday, and they should head to nearby Hunter Valley as soon as possible. A short drive from Sydney, guided wine tours are operated bye several companies and it is easy to book such wine tasting breaks online. Most tours include a stroll around the beautiful vineyards, cider orchards, a chance to see how wine is produced and also tasting sessions. Visit and taste award winning wines from at the Hungerford Hill Winery before heading on to Audrey Wilkinson Winery and its incredible views of the Hunter Valley. Next, the Pepper Tree Winery, a small boutique winery - their 1996 Merlot was voted best in the world. The final stop, and for something different is the Hunter Valley Chocolate Factory, for great Belgium style chocolates. Also be sure to check out the Hunter Valley Harvest Festival that takes place throughout May. Overall, Sydney’s remarkable blend of fine vineyards makes it an excellent destination for any wine tasting holiday.