Yarra Valley Helicopter Journey

Take a private helicopter from the heart of Melbourne to the rolling green hills of the nearby Yarra Valley for a day of gourmet indulgence.

Offering the ultimate day of luxury, your private helicopter spectacularly ascends through a canyon of skyscrapers and soars over the sprawling city toward the undulating vine covered hills of the verdant Yarra Valley. Touch down at one of the region’s leading wineries where you will be greeted on arrival by your expert guide and a winery representative before enjoying a structured tasting of current vintage and reserve wines overlooking the estate.

Not surprisingly, Australia’s leading cool-climate wine region is also one of its finest regional dining destinations. Indulge in a multi-course lunch at a leading winery restaurant where the quality of food and wine is matched only by the stunning views.

As for the afternoon, it’s all down to your impeccable taste. Continue wine tasting at leading boutique wineries such as Yarra Yering, Oakridge or Dominique Portet, or perhaps taste gin at Four Pillars Distillery. Animal lovers might opt to visit Healesville Sanctuary, one of the nation’s leading wildlife sanctuaries prior to driving back to Melbourne.

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Highlights

  • Scenic 20-minute helicopter flight from Melbourne to the Yarra Valley
  • Exclusive wine tasting experience at a leading Yarra Valley vineyard
  • Lunch with beverages at one of the region’s finest vineyard restaurants (Levantine Hill, TarraWarra or Oakridge)
  • Wine tasting at a selection of boutique Yarra Valley wineries tailored to suit your personal taste
  • Taste the Yarra Valley’s sublime produce during a visit to a local, dairy, distillery or brewery

Inclusions

  • Private tour hosted by an expert local guide
  • Private helicopter flight (20-minutes) and vehicle transfer to helipad
  • All wine and produce tastings and attraction entry
  • Vineyard lunch with beverages
  • Luxury vehicle with bottled water & travel snacks

Commence

10:00am from your Melbourne hotel / address (Start time is flexible)

Duration

Approx. 8-hours




Yarra Valley Epicurean

Melbourne’s Yarra Valley offers picturesque rolling hills, gourmet experiences and an abundance of wineries producing benchmark Pinot Noir and Chardonnay and it is just 60-minutes from Melbourne.

On arrival, visit one of the region’s leading wineries ‘Seville Estate’. Be greeted by a winery representative before embarking on a progressive tour and tasting starting with Blanc de Blanc overlooking the original vineyard. Then, experience the vineyards and the terroir first-hand, with Riesling, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir before making your way to the winery to finish with a bracket of Shiraz.

Awarded a chef’s hat by the prestigious Good Food Guide and countless other accolades, the Signature restaurant at Levantine Hill is a must for culinary connoisseurs. There you will be treated to the chef’s multi-course degustation menu served with carefully matched estate wines.

As for the afternoon, it’s all down to your impeccable taste. Continue to sample boutique wines at vineyards such as Yarra Yering, Oakridge or Pimpernel. Try local cheese. chocolate or perhaps visit the acclaimed Four Pillars Gin Distillery. Your guide can tailor the perfect afternoon to suit.

Make an enquiry


Highlights

  • Premium wine tastings at a selection of boutique Yarra Valley wineries tailored to suit your personal taste
  • Multi-course premium lunch with beverages at one of the region’s finest vineyard restaurants
  • Taste the Yarra Valley’s sublime produce during a visit to a local, dairy, distillery or brewery

Inclusions

  • Private tour hosted by an expert local guide
  • Premium structured wine tastings
  • Premium multi-course vineyard lunch with beverages
  • All other tastings (produce, cider, gin etc.)
  • Luxury vehicle with bottled water & travel snacks

Commence

10:00am from your Melbourne hotel / address

(Available Wednesday – Monday)

Duration

Approx. 8-hours




Yarra Valley Private Tour

One of Australia’s premier wine growing regions, the Yarra Valley is situated less than an hour from Melbourne. Despite its proximity to the bustling city, it feels a whole world away, with breathtaking scenery of rolling hills laced with vineyards against the backdrop of the Great Dividing Range.

Indulge your senses as you savour current vintage, museum and limited release wines at a selection of boutique cellar-doors such as Yarra Yering, Oakridge, Seville Estate, TarraWarra, Pimpernel, and more. Best known for Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, the region also offers fine Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon and Sauvignon Blanc along with many alternative varieties.

A sumptuous lunch with accompanying estate wines will be served overlooking the vines at one the region’s leading vineyard restaurants (Levantine Hill, TarraWarra or Oakridge)

As for the afternoon, it’s all down to your impeccable taste. Continue wine tasting, or sample the wares of leading producers such as the Yarra Valley Dairy, Four Pillars Distillery, Napoleon Cider house or Detour Beer Co. Your guide can tailor the perfect afternoon to suit your tastes.

Optional Additions

VISIT HEALESVILLE SANCTUARY

Prior to indulging in the Yarra Valley’s acclaimed cool-climate wines and gourmet produce, you may wish to visit the award-winning Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary. This internationally renowned bushland haven offers the chance to see iconic Australian wildlife including Kangaroos, Koalas, Wombats and more. While at the sanctuary, see the elusive Platypus in a fascinating and unique show ‘Tales from Platypus Creek’.

RIDE HISTORIC PUFFING BILLY

Loved by children and adults alike for over 100 years, Puffing Billy is one of the finest preserved steam railways in the world. Commence your Yarra Valley tour in the most picturesque fashion as you ride the time-honoured steam train through the fern-covered gullies of the magnificent Dandenong Ranges National Park.

Make an enquiry


Highlights

  • Wine tasting at a selection of boutique Yarra Valley wineries tailored to suit your personal taste
  • Lunch at one of the Yarra Valley’s finest vineyard restaurants (Levantine Hill, TarraWarra or Oakridge)
  • Taste the Yarra Valley’s sublime produce during a visit to a local, dairy, distillery or brewery

Inclusions

  • Private tour hosted by an expert local guide
  • All wine and/or produce tastings
  • Vineyard lunch with beverages
  • Luxury vehicle with bottled water & travel snacks

Commence

10:00am from your Melbourne hotel / address

(09:00am if including Healesville Sanctuary)

Duration

Up to 8 hours