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From Adelaide: Hahndorf and Barossa Valley with Winery Lunch

1. From Adelaide: Hahndorf and Barossa Valley with Winery Lunch

Embark on a guided tour to the historic village of Hahndorf and Barossa valley from Adelaide. Immerse yourself into the culture of the area with guided winery visits, wine tastings, and lunch. After morning pickup from Adelaide and Glenelg, head towards the Barossa Valley to discover the region’s charming villages, vineyards, and German heritage. Your first stop will be at Hahndorf, one of the most important German settlements in the region. Wander through the town and be charmed by its quaint 19th-century architecture. Up next, take a scenic drive through the Barossa Valley, where you’ll stop in Lyndoch at the Kies Winery. Famed for its prolific production, enjoy a wine tasting alongside lunch at this family-run vineyard. With your palate piqued, head to more wineries and a chocolate factory, capping things off at Maggie Beer's Farm Shop. Return to your accommodation in Adelaide just in time to reflect on the sights and tastes of the day over dinner.

Adelaide: Half-Day Highlights City, Mount Lofty & Hahndorf

2. Adelaide: Half-Day Highlights City, Mount Lofty & Hahndorf

Experience the best of Adelaide, Mount Lofty, and Hahndorf on this half-day tour that combines city highlights, scenic mountain vistas, and the charm of a historic village. From the bustling city streets to the panoramic peak and the delightful German village, this tour offers a well-rounded experience of Adelaide’s best.

Hahndorf Hidden Gems: Full-Day Adventure

3. Hahndorf Hidden Gems: Full-Day Adventure

Nested amidst the picturesque Adelaide Hills, the captivating village of Hahndorf awaits, with its allure of old-world charm, cultural heritage, and an array of delightful experiences. Prepare to embark on an enchanting journey through this remarkable region of South Australia and immerse yourself in a day filled with unforgettable moments including a delectable lunch. As one of our most cherished destinations for tours, Hahndorf boasts a myriad of attractions and activities, ensuring there is something for everyone to enjoy. This full-day group tour, accompanied by our friendly and knowledgeable guide, offers a perfect blend of insightful commentary and ample free time to fully experience all that Hahndorf has to offer.

The Ultimate Day Tour of Adelaide and Hahndorf

4. The Ultimate Day Tour of Adelaide and Hahndorf

Your driver/guide will introduce you to this delightful city, which is surrounded by parklands with a blend of historic buildings, wide streets, cafés and restaurants. Drive past Adelaide's cultural precinct - North Terrace, and the Australian National Wine Centre, where you will have free time to explore the Wine Discovery Journey Museum. Pass Adelaide Botanic Gardens and the beautiful Botanic Park, home to the Bicentennial Conservatory and the Adelaide Zoo. Continue through historic North Adelaide, where you’ll see tree-lined streets, mansions and historic buildings. Stop and visit the iconic St Peters Cathedral or the newly developed Adelaide Oval. After a lunch break (not included), enjoy a scenic drive to Mount Lofty Summit, Adelaide’s highest peak. Take in the spectacular views of the city and the coastline - a perfect photo opportunity. Wind your way through the Adelaide Hills villages of Crafers, Stirling, Aldgate and Bridgewater before arriving at Hahndorf, Adelaide’s oldest German settlement. Spend the afternoon exploring the main street of Hahndorf where you can sample local produce, and check out the local arts and crafts before enjoying afternoon tea or a traditional German beer tasting at the very popular Hahndorf Inn.

Adelaide: Half-Day City Highlights, Mt. Lofty, and Hahndorf

5. Adelaide: Half-Day City Highlights, Mt. Lofty, and Hahndorf

Experience the best of Adelaide on a half-day tour of its best landmarks. Hear insightful commentary from your guide as you admire highlights, including St. Peter's Cathedral and the Adelaide Oval. Take in the views at Mt. Lofty and then visit Hahndorf. Meet your guide and embark on your half-day tour of Adelaide. See highlights, such as St. Peter's Cathedral, the cultural boulevard of North Terrace, the University of Adelaide, the South Australia Museum, the Art Gallery, the State Library, and the world-famous Adelaide Oval. Go further and visit Colonel Light's Lookout, Plane Tree Drive, Victoria Square, and more. Throughout the tour, your guide will provide interesting commentary and facts about the sights and Adelaide's history. Continue to Mt. Lofty Lookout and get a birds'-eye view of the city before heading to Hahndorf. On arrival, enjoy free time to explore Australia's first German settlement at your own pace. Your tour will end at the departure point.

Adelaide: Private Day Trip to Hahndorf and Barossa Valley

6. Adelaide: Private Day Trip to Hahndorf and Barossa Valley

With over 25 years in the tourism industry there is not a lot we don't know and we are happy to share everything with you :) This VIP tour can be customised to Go See & do what you want to do? after booking we will make contact with you to discuss your wants and requests Some Idea's : Hahndorf / Barossa Let's visit the little German Village of Hahndorf where you may have morning Tea & or just set out to walk the town ? the Main Street is 2-3 klm long with opal shops, leather goods, candle shops, German Pubs 3 in the main st, alpaca shop, coffee shops, hot dog shops and much much more. Then we can travel thru the Adelaide Hills to the Barossa Valley for Lunch and wine Tastings ? ( Lunch at your own cost ) or stay in the Adelaide Hill's for wine tasting ? We then travel through the Barossa Valley passing through Lyndoch, Tanunda & nooriopta to Chateau Dorrien for meed tastings and a great range of wines are also available. Area final stop is to Maggie Beers pheasant farm.

Strudel and Stroll Walking Tour in Hahndorf

7. Strudel and Stroll Walking Tour in Hahndorf

This is the only hands on food experience in the Adelaide Hills and is very popular amongst our visitors. The experience commences with Hahndorf Inn staff taking you through the process of making your very own Apple Strudel. This takes between 15-20 mins depending on the number of people in the group. Ingredients are all from local suppliers and include apple, almonds, sultanas, sugar, cinnamon and pastry. If you are allergic or do not like any ingredient of course you have the choice to omit them. If you require gluten free pasty that needs to be odered at the time of booking. After you have finished, your walking tour guide will collect you from inside the Inn, to commence your 90 min tour. You are taken to locations not available to the general public with numerous photographic opportunities. Inside the historic St Paul’s Lutheran Church you will hear about the early settlers of Hahndorf and why they had to flee their homeland of Prussia in 1838. Homes and business of Germanic (fachwerk) architecture will be visited and their construction explained. Be surpised by the origin of the humble pretzel which is one bakery delight adopted by Germany. You’ll admire the pioneering women for their faith and entrepreneurial spirit after hearing the story of the pioneer women’s walk. Stories about the Village you don’t hear without a guide. When you return to the Inn at the completion of the tour you will be served your very own strudel, served with vanilla bean ice-cream, cream and a hot beverage or soft drink of your choice. You’ll definitely enjoy this tour and leave with a sweet taste in your mouth. Once the tour is concluded you can return to the Inn where your strudel will be served with vanilla bean icecream, cream and a hot beverage of your choice or a soft dring. Yes, You can booking in for lunch at the Hahndorf Inn, so you can have the strudel for dessert. This will need to be done before leaving for the walking tour component. Your guide will remind you on this before heading out.

Strassendorf Walking Tour in Hahndorf

8. Strassendorf Walking Tour in Hahndorf

This Tour is certainly entertaining and enjoyable. It operates every morning, except Sunday. You are taken to locations not available to the general public with numerous photographic opportunities. Admire the pioneering women for their faith and entrepreneurial spirit. These are stories about the village you wouldn’t normally hear without a guide. You are sure to enjoy the information as well as have a lot of fun. Highlights Exclusive access to the historic St Paul’s Lutheran church The heroic story about the early settlers of Hahndorf and their flight from Prussia See Germanic (fachwerk) architecture and have its construction explained Learn about the fascinating story of the Pioneer Women’s walking trail Local folklore surrounding the ‘ol pear tree and the humble pretzel All tours will depart regardless of weather conditions. Guests are required to dress appropriately to the weather conditions. The duration and/or itinerary of the tour may be reduced or changed for the comfort of guests in poor weather conditions. In these circumstances, no refunds will be given. Care and responsibility. We do carry public liability insurance for all tours and follows all applicable laws and regulations in our operations. We accept no responsibility for any loss or damage to any valuables or personal items carried on tour and do not accept any responsibility for the deterioration of the health of any passenger that results in any illness, injury or death. In booking a tour, guests accept the policies as outlined here and accept that any activity always involves some risk.

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4.6 / 5

based on 20 reviews

Had the best day with Deep. We got on the bus 3 women over 60 then 10 boys got on from the age of 18-19 what a amazing day we had. Would recommend this tour with Deep anytime. K Slomp Perth WA 11/03/2023

friendly driver, picked us on time, the tour was great, liked all 3 wineries. lunch was really good, had options for gluten free. it was great to finish with the chocolate factory and the ice-cream.

It was an enjoyable day with a small group of people. The wineries were really interesting and lunch was great. Our driver Deep was friendly, fun and we enjoyed chatting to him.

I enjoyed tasting wine and hanging out at handorf. This will be one-in-a-lifetime experience.

Wassa our guide was fun and catered for all our needs.