Sometimes, you really need to take a break from the rat race and enjoy the simpler things life has to offer – like cheese, wine, and breathtaking views. Luckily, Queenslanders are pretty spoilt for choice when it comes to seeking a slice of the country life, as we don’t have too far to drive. The Sunshine Coast is a favourite amongst wine lovers and is considered one of the fastest growing wine regions this side of Australia. if you’re looking for a relaxing wine experience amongst some truly breathtaking scenery, it’s worth taking full advantage of the wine tours Sunshine Coast has to offer.
We’ve taken a look at some of the best wine tasting Sunshine Coast wide, kicking off with the famous Hinterland Cheese and Wine tour.
The best wine tours Sunshine Coast
Winery Sunshine Coast hinterland
The Hinterland Cheese and Wine Tour
Touted as one of the most popular wine tours Sunshine Coast has to offer, the Hinterland Cheese and Wine tour will take you through the beautiful towns of the hinterland to sip wine, taste cheese and eat local produce. Stopping first at Flaming Hill winery, you’ll enjoy private wine tasting before heading to the Maleny Cheese Factory for an educational food experience. Depending on the day you go, you may end up at Clouds at Montville or Brouhaha Brewery & Restaurant to finish your afternoon with a delicious lunch and of course, more wine.
You can be picked up at various points in the Twin Waters, Mooloolaba, and Maroochydore, and other locations on request.
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Flaming Hill Wine Tours
Winery Sunshine Coast
Located in the picturesque village town of Montville, Flaming Hill Winery Sunshine Coast offers delicious food and wine amidst a backdrop of sweeping paddocks, luscious vines, and views of the stunning green hills. With the option to choose from a quaint traditional style cottage or a self contained house, you can easily spend weeks sipping wine on the verandah as you take in the fresh country air. Flaming Hill wine tours also host an annual grape stomping event called ‘Stomp’, which attracts wine lover’s country wide. Featuring live entertainment, plenty of wine tasting and cuisine straight from the farm, Stomp gives visitors the opportunity to experience a real harvest on a real working farm.
For a wine tour with an extra dash of fun, you’ll be hard pressed to find one quite as exciting as Tipsy Tours. Starting in the Sunshine Coast and travelling through Maleny to Montville, Tipsy Tours offers a private shuttle service just for you and your friends, Whether you’re looking for an activity for a hens do, and just for an afternoon with the girls, Tipsy Tours has tour packages to suit any occasion. If you’re not a fan of wine, Tipsy Tours also offers a bar and brewery tour in the Gold Coast hinterlands, where you sip and enjoy craft beers from the best boutique breweries.
Mystic Mountain tours
Mystic Mountain tours is one of the most popular wine tours Sunshine Coast has to offer, as it involves a scenic walk through the beautiful Mary Cairncross Rainforest. Be treated to a delicious platter of local handmade cheeses and the finest Queensland wines as you take in the spectacular scenery. With views of the forest, ocean, and distant mountains, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing the perfect backdrop for your photos.
We hope you’ve enjoyed our article on ‘Exploring wine tours Sunshine Coast.’ If you’d like any recommendations on wine tasting Sunshine Coast wide or are looking for a place to stay while you eat and sip your way through the hinterlands, drop us a line on +61 7 5471 7955 or email us at [email protected].