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Hunter Valley Wines and Other Popular Sydney Tours

The Hunter Valley region is around 3 hours drive to the north from Sydney, so if you are looking for Sydney tours, make sure you add one of the available Hunter Valley wine tours to the top of your list. It became one of the most popular Australian tourist attractions for the beauty of the area and the climatic conditions that make this place a landmark of great importance, but mostly due to its superior wines from Sauvignon, Tow, Semillon, Shiraz to Muscat, Riesling and Verdellor. Hunter Valley is the oldest area in which vines were cultivated in Australia, the first being planted in 1828. So are you a wine lover? Then taking one of the Hunter Valley wine tours is exactly what you are looking for!

Hunter Valley wine tours will take you to visit the approximately 100 existing wineries, where you will definitely feel drawn to taste the wines of exceptional quality without spending any money, as most wineries offer tastings on the house. You can get all your favorite wines directly from the source, but more than that, you can see how they are made and under what conditions.

Besides the wineries, tourists can also visit a beautiful garden with fountains that are located in the center of this region, the Chocolate Factory and several cheese factories, all being located in Hunter Valley. In these factories you will be welcomed with samples of specialties made there to be enjoyed, just as with the wine.

To make your trip even more interesting, if time permits, of course, there are many other tourist attractions which can be visited in Sydney and its surroundings. You can visit the Sydney Harbour and The Sydney Golf, just before crossing the most imposing and famous Sydney Harbour Bridge. Another area which attracts thousands of tourists who arrive in this area are The Blue Mountains, located at a distance of about 130 kilometers from the state capital. They are called as such because of the ever-present blue mist which exists here due to the eucalyptus tree forests. From Sydney you can reach quite easily the city of Cairns, which is well known for preserving the old traditions and customs of the region. The Great Barrier Reef is yet another amazing landmark you can include to your Sydney tours. Here, you have to spend at least a full day to be able to really get a taste of the magical world of the reefs in this area. For this to be done, it is preferred that accommodation is arranged in Cairns City for the night.


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