Tour de South Australia Vineyards

Visiting world class cellar doors for wine tastings whilst cycling well laid, off road and relatively easy cycling trails across South Australia – including the Riesling Rail Trail & the Coast to Vines Rail Trail – savour the best of this gourmet region of Australia.

Bikes, support, all transfers, gourmet meals, wine tastings…& more…are all including in this classic Cycling Tour South Australia.  

**This brilliant tour can be done on any day or date on a self guided basis OR join our fixed departure small group guided tours. 2016 group departure dates are April 15 & November 18.

Tour Highlights

  • Lunch at the acclaimed Skillogalee Restaurant in the Clare Valley
  • Cycling the Riesling Rail Trail in the Clare Valley via historic cellar doors
  • Experiencing the world class wines and gourmet food of South Australia
  • Views of McLaren Vale overlooking the Southern Ocean & the downhill cycle to the vineyards

Day 1

Arrive into Adelaide, transfer to your accommodation, meet and greet your guide with a welcome group dinner on your first night to get excited about your adventure ahead.
Meals: Dinner in Adelaide
Day 2
Today we travel to the Barossa for a day tour of cycling, wine tasting and gourmet food sampling. We visit Penfolds, Maggie Beers, Yalumba and other iconic food and wine venues whilst cycling the off road Barossa Rail Trail. An easy day on the bike with the focus on food and wine. Cycling distance 20kms.  We then transfer to Auburn to our accommodation.
Meals: Full breakfast; Platter style lunch in Barossa, Dinner in Auburn.

Day 3
Today we cycle approximately 35kms toward Clare on the off road Riesling Rail Trail, with lots of scheduled stops on the way, including a full gourmet lunch at the highly regarded Skillogalee Winery. Overnight in Clare, with dinner included at a local gourmet venue.
Meals: Continental breakfast, Lunch at Skillogalee, Dinner

Day 4
Today we cycle back to Auburn (30kms) on the Riesling Rail Trail tracing a slightly different route with lots of optional diversions, and a gourmet platter style lunch at the stunning O’Leary Walker Winery, finishing at Auburn.  We then transfer back to Adelaide and check in at our accommodation.
Meals: Full breakfast at Clare Country Club; Winery lunch at O’Leary Walker Wines

Day 5
Be ready for your pick up after breakfast this morning for a fantastic all inclusive cycling day tour of the nearby McLaren Vale wine region.   Enjoy a winery lunch again and possibly an ocean swim at the end to cool off, before being transferred back to your hotel.  Cycling distance 30kms. Overnight in Adelaide.
Meals: Full breakfast, winery lunch.

Day 6

Enjoy breakfast, check out of your hotel, say good bye to your new friends or old ones, and prepare for your onward journey.
Meals: Full breakfast