Social Day

Monday, October 14, 2024

Join us on a social day for the Adelaide Hills Wine (and Gin) or Monarto Safari Park tours.

Cost

  • Option 1 Adelaide Hills Wine (and Gin) Tour – $135
  • Option 2 Monarto Safari Park – $102

Adelaide Hills Wine (and Gin) Tour

Explore the Adelaide Hills Wine region in a private bus with an experienced Wine Guide who will give you fabulous information about what to look for when tasting wine! Demystify wine and have an interpreter for the jargon!

The bus leaves Adelaide City Centre at 9:15 am and returns at 4:30 pm.

Fee includes:

a private bus, wine educator tour guide, wine flight at Shaw and Smith, and ChocoVino experience at Hahndorf Hill Or a gin flight at Ambleside!

What is not included?

  • Lunch, morning tea at Grunthal
  • or any upgrades with choices for tasting at Cellar Doors

Note:
Non-alcohol options are available at all venues except Shaw and Smith, and we can come up with something else for you if you let us know!

Itinerary

Stop 1 – Grunthal Hahndorf – For refreshments, coffee, local cheese, an early wine, beer, or gin! 

Stop 2: Shaw and Smith (fancy!) – Balhannah – a 5-wine flight classic included (or upgrade if you wish!) 

 Stop 3: The Haus Restaurant – Lunch (not included)

From there, walk the main street of historic Hahndorf for art galleries and shopping. Then, meet the bus at 2:30 p.m. for our final stop!

 Stop 4:

  • Option a: Hahndorf Hill Cellar Door – ChocoVino – pair a wine flight with chocolate (or ice cream)!
  • Option b: Ambleside Gin Distillery – if you would prefer gin!

 

Back to the city by 4:30 pm

Monarto Safari Park Tour

Monarto is the largest safari experience outside of Africa.

Spanning more than 1,500 hectares and home to more than 50 species of exotic and native mammals, birds and reptiles, you can fit every significant zoo in Australia inside the park and still have land left over! The park is 60 minutes (70 kilometres) from South Australia’s capital, Adelaide, and is the gateway to the picturesque Murraylands region. Monarto Safari Park is home to many of Africa’s most impressive animals and one of Australia’s largest lion pride and giraffe herds.

Fee includes bus fare and entry to the park

  • The Monarto bus leaves Adelaide City Centre at 8:40 am and returns at 5:31 pm.
  • You can BYO lunch or eat in the Monarto café
  • You can hop on and off the free loop bus, included in the entrance ticket, wander around on the beautiful walking trails, or join one or more optional animal experiences.

Additional options that would require individual payment at the park include:

Lion 360 – $70

Get up close and personal with the famous lions at 10:30 am or 12:40 pm.

Meerkat Mingle: 12 pm for $57.50

Feed the Giraffes: 2 pm for $60

Rhino Interactive: 3.15 pm for $150

Rhino Interactive is an interactive experience, including putting the rhinos to bed. It also includes park entry, so let us know if you want to do this, and we will take the entry price off.

2-hour Safari: 10 am $90

Ride around the park with a tour guide.

Register here