Welcome to McLaren Vale

Just a 45-minute drive south of Adelaide in the heart of one of Australia’s oldest and most acclaimed wine regions, Mclaren Vale is a wine lover and foodie’s paradise. Boasting more than 80 vineyards and with incredible culinary offerings around every corner, eat and drink your way through iconic wineries and cellar doors and best restaurants. McLaren Vale and its surrounding vineyards are on the doorstep of the Fleurieu Peninsula’s stunning coastline and sandy beaches. Cycle along the 9km Shiraz Trail and soak in the stunning views of wineries, farms, gumtrees and ocean views.

Private Tours To McLaren Vale

We currently do not have private tour guides available. 

Featured Must See


Samuels Gorge

Housed in an 1853 built farm shed overlooking the spectacular Onkaparinga River National Park, a visit to Samuel’s Gorge might have you confused for the views in Tuscany. With a focus on five key red varietals grenache, shiraz, mourvèdre, graciano and tempranillo, Samuel’s Gorge is a must visit for red wine lovers. Relax and unwind with a tasting and watch the winemakers at work in the open-air winery, or grab a glass and take in the stunning surrounds.
visit samuels gorge in mclaren vale

FAQs About Private Tour Guides In McLaren Vale

A private tour in McLaren Vale is a customised sightseeing experience in the McLaren Vale wine region of South Australia, designed exclusively for an individual or a small group of people. The tour typically includes visits to local wineries and vineyards, as well as opportunities to taste the region’s wines, learn about the winemaking process, and enjoy the scenery of the area.

Private tours in McLaren Vale can be tailored to the group’s interests and preferences, with options such as visiting boutique wineries, exploring the region’s food scene, or taking part in outdoor activities such as hiking or cycling. The tour is led by a knowledgeable guide who can provide insights into the history, culture, and ecology of the region, as well as answer any questions the group may have.

Booking a private tour in McLaren Vale can be worth it for many travellers, depending on their preferences and priorities. Private tours offer a personalised and flexible sightseeing experience, tailored to the interests and needs of the individual or small group. This means that travelers can choose the wineries and vineyards they want to visit, customise the itinerary to their liking, and enjoy personalised attention from a knowledgeable guide.

The cost of a private tour guide in McLaren Vale can vary depending on several factors, such as the length of the tour, the number of people in the group, and the specific itinerary and activities included in the tour. It’s important to note that the cost of a private tour guide may not include additional expenses such as transportation, wine tastings, or meals. Therefore, travellers should inquire about all the costs associated with the tour before booking to avoid any surprises.

It’s recommended to book a private tour to McLaren Vale in advance, especially during peak travel seasons such as summer or during major events or festivals. This ensures that you can secure your preferred tour guide and itinerary and avoid disappointment if the guide is fully booked on your preferred dates.

It’s generally recommended to book a private tour at least a few weeks in advance, but the exact timing may depend on the availability of the tour guide and the specific activities and itinerary you want to include in your tour. If you have specific dates or activities in mind, it’s best to book as far in advance as possible to ensure availability.