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Gary Grimes Classic Adventures

Join Gary Grimes Classic Adventures for an all inclusive, personalised wine, food and heritage tour of Adelaide, Adelaide Hills, Barossa Valley, Fleurieu Peninsula and Clare Valley regions of South Australia.

Touring Options

Classic Homes and Gardens Adventure – GG06

Highlights of this all inclusive classic homes and gardens adventure day tour can include Mount Lofty Botanic Gardens, The Cedars at Hahndorf, Belair National Park, lunch at Windy Point Restaurant, Carrick Hill and the Adelaide Botanic Gardens. Evening dinner at Ayers House Adelaide can be arranged as an optional extra.

. Suggested itinerary highlights:
. Mount Lofty Botanic Gardens.
. The Cedars, artist Hans Heysen’s house at Hahndorf.
. Belair National Park.
. Lunch at Windy Point Restaurant.
. Visit to Carrick Hill manor house and garden.
. Walk through the Adelaide Botanic Gardens.

. Operates:
. Wednesday and Sunday, by arrangement, 0900 to 1700.

Classic Kangaroo Island Adventure – GG11

Discover Kangaroo Island on an all inclusive adventure day tour. Highlights can include return scenic flight to/from Kangaroo Island, koalas in their natural habitat, seals at Seal Bay, gourmet lunch, Flinders Chase National Park, Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch.

. Suggested itinerary highlights:
. Return scenic flights to/from Kangaroo Island.
. Drive to Kingscote for coffee and morning tea.
. View koalas in their natural habitat.
. Guided walk amongst the seals at Seal Bay.
. Sensational lunch at Kaiwarra Cottage.
. Travel onto Flinders Chase National Park.
. Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch.
. Return to Kingscote for flight to Adelaide.

. Operates:
. Daily, by arrangement, 0815 to 1900.

Classic Adelaide Food, Wine and Heritage – GG01

Experience Adelaide’s food wine and heritage on this all inclusive day tour.

. Suggested itinerary highlights:
. Mount Lofty Summit and Lookout.
. Wine tasting at Petaluma Cellar Door Bridgewater Mill.
. Historic German town of Hahndorf.
. Wine tasting at Nepenthe Winery Hahndorf.
. The Old Gum Tree and HMS Buffalo at Glenelg.
. Lunch onboard HMS Buffalo.
. Haigh’s Chocolate Factory.
. Penfolds Magill Estate Winery.

. Operates:
. Daily, by arrangement, 0930 to 1700.

Classic Barossa Food, Wine and Heritage – GG02

Discover the Barossa Valley’s food wine and heritage on this all inclusive day tour. Highlights can include wine tasting, gourmet lunch and a visit to Maggie Beers Pheasant Farm.

. Suggested itinerary highlights:
. Travel to the Barossa Valley via the Adelaide Hills and Williamstown.
. Whispering Wall.
. Morning wineries can include Grant Burge, St Hallett, Barossa Winery or Rockford.
. Stunning lunch at Vintners or Restaurant 1918.
. Views of Tanunda from Mengler Hill.
. Maggie Beers Pheasant Farm.
. Afternoon wineries can include Peter Lehmann Wines, Langmeil Winery or Charles Cimicky Wines.
. Return to Adelaide via Gawler.

. Operates:
. Daily, by arrangement, 0930 to 1730.

Classic Wildlife Adventure – GG09

See Australian native wildlife on this all inclusive day tour. Highlights can include Cleland Wildlife Reserve, Monarto Zoo, Warrawong Sanctuary, guided nocturnal walk, lunch at Mount Lofty House and spectacular views from Mount Lofty Summit.

. Suggested itinerary highlights:
. Cleland Wildlife Reserve (see Australian wildlife).
. Mount Lofty Summit.
. Lunch at Mount Lofty House.
. Monarto Zoo (see exotic endangered species).
. Afternoon tea at Monarto Zoo.
. Warrawong Sanctuary (see rare Australian species).
. Guided nocturnal walk.

. Operates:
. Daily, by arrangement, 1000 to 2100.

Classic Fleurieu Food, Wine and Heritage – GG03

Experience the Fleurieu Peninsula’s food wine and heritage on this all inclusive day tour. Highlights can include wine tasting, Strathalbyn, Goolwa, McLaren Vale, horse drawn tram ride to Granite Island off Victor Harbor for lunch and visit to the Penguin Centre.

. Suggested itinerary highlights:
. Travel via Mount Barker to historic Strathalbyn.
. Langhorne Creek and Currency Creek wineries.
. Brief stop at Goolwa and Middleton Winery.
. Horse drawn tram ride to Granite Island for lunch.
. Explore the local habitat and Penguin Centre.
. Return to Adelaide via McLaren Vale wineries.

. Operates:
. Daily, by arrangement, 0930 to 2130.

Classic Clare Food, Wine and Heritage – GG04

See and enjoy the Clare Valley’s food wine and heritage on this all inclusive day tour. Highlights can include morning tea in Auburn, wine tasting, a sensational lunch and a visit to historic Martindale Hall.

. Suggested itinerary highlights:
. Clare Valley wineries including Skillogalee, Kilikanoon and Mount Surmon.
. Sensational lunch at Mount Surmon.
. Afternoon wineries visits can include Pikes Wines, Pauletts Wines and Sevenhill Cellars.
. Visit historic Martindale Hall.

. Operates:
. Daily, by arrangement, 0800 to 1830.

Classic McLaren Vale Wine and Heritage – GG05

Spend a day discovering the McLaren Vale’s wine and heritage on this all inclusive day tour. Highlights can include great views of Adelaide from Mount Lofty Summit, wine tasting and a gourmet lunch.

. Suggested itinerary highlights:
. Admire the views from Mount Lofty Summit.
. Wine tasting at Petaluma, Bridgewater Mill.
. Tour McLaren Vale via Meadows and Kangarilla.
. Morning wineries can include Shottesbrook and Fox Creek wineries.
. Lunch at The Barn.
. Afternoon wineries can include Coriole Vineyards and Chapel Hill Winery.

. Operates:
. Daily, by arrangement, 0930 to 1730.



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