McLaren Vale is a must-do and one of the oldest Australian wine regions situated just 45 minutes drive south from Adelaide. The warm, dry Mediterranean type climate with the cool afternoon breezes offers perfect growing conditions for sustainable winegrowing. It also provides the ideal conditions to grow and produce a broad range of alternative grape varieties, such as Fiano, Vermentino, Touriga National,
McLaren Vale, the home of sustainability winegrowing where the largest percentage of vineyards in Australia are either organic, biodynamic, or both. The cool, dry conditions make it ideal for this type of viticulture. What better way to discover this up close and personal and in the most sustainable way possible than with a wine and bike tour?
There are plenty of experiences that are available from iconic wineries such as d'Arenberg, Wirra Wirra, and Chapel Hill, which include blending, wine matching, and behind the scenes tours. Take advantage of the private tours and guides to eat and drink while enjoying the luxury of being chauffeured around this magical region.