Hunter Valley Horse and Carriage Wine Tasting Tour

Highlights & inclusions

Explore the Hunter Valley vineyards by horseback
Admire the Hunter Valley's amazing scenery
Horse and carriage ride for non-riders
Wine tasting included
Visit three wineries
Unique way to discover the NSW wine region

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Thu, Jun 20, 2024

What you can expect

Immerse yourself in the Hunter Valley wine region with a unique wine tasting tour to three top venues by horseback. Enjoy the clean country air as you are led along the scenic backroads and vineyards from one winery to the another on a leisurely horse and carriage ride.

If you want to fit in as much as you can into your visit to the Hunter Valley, this is the perfect choice. Among some of the wineries you may visit on the day include: Polkolbin Estate, Tamburlaine Organic Wines, McGuigan Wines, Sobels Wines, Polkolbin Village Smelly Cheese, Polkolbin Chocolate Shop or The Carriages Hotel and Vineyard.

At each venue, you’ll take part in a wine tasting and learn about the wine making process that turns these grapes into award winning wines. Choose between a morning adventure or afternoon tour to suit your travel itinerary or weekend agenda.


What you need to know

  • Visit three venues for wine and local produce tastings
  • Horse and Carriage ride through backroads and vineyards
  • Embark on a memorable Horse and Carriage Wine Tour in the Hunter Valley
  • Visit three venues for tastings
  • Unique way to experience the Hunter Valley's amazing scenery, wines and produce
  • Beautiful scenery and award-winning wine and produce
  • Venues may include Polkolbin Estate, Tamburlaine Organic Wines, McGuigan's Wines or Polkolbin Village Cheese and Chocolate
  • Morning Tour Session Time - 10.00am to 1.00pm
  • Afternoon Tour Session Time - 1.30pm to 4.30pm
  • Runs seven days per week
  • The duration of this experience is three hours.
Departure Location
  • This tour departs from just behind the Wine House Hunter Valley at 426 McDonald's road Pokolbin, follow the driveway past the Wine House building until you see the carriages
  • If the horses and carriage are not there on your arrival, please wait we won't be far away, please meet us 20mins before your tour
Additional Information
  • Our carriages are completely covered and have padded seats, ensuring you stay comfortable during your tour
  • In the event of wet weather, we even have drop down see-through curtains on all of our carriages meaning no last-minute cancellations
  • Can arrange ramp for wheel chair access
  • Any discount or gift vouchers must be discussed at time of booking and surrendered to your driver on or before the day
Terms And Conditions
  • Must be over 18 to participate in wine tastings
  • Please advise any dietary requirements at the time of booking
Cancellation Policy
  • Change your booking up to 14 days before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 14 days of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements