Velo de Vines - Wine, Wheels & Wildlife 5 day self guided tour.
- Duration: 5 Days (approx.)
- Location: Barossa Valley, South Australia
- Product code: VdV5Day
2 Regions ~ 5 Days ~ 110+km ~ Experiences Galore
Join us on the ultimate tour through the amazing rolling hills of the Mt Lofty Ranges & world acclaimed Barossa Valley & Adelaide's pristine beaches, in this 5 day cycling escape... Totally immerse yourself in SAs world-renowned destinations as we see, feel and taste all that's on offer! Whether you prefer life with a glass of wine in hand, if food is more your go-to or if you are fascinated by our gorgeous landscape - this epic ride is a feast for the senses.
- 5 days of amazing Cycling All Cycling on Rail Trails
- 4 nights accommodation
- Clealand Wildlife park
- self guided with support + Guided mt lofty tour day 1
- Bikes for hire or up grade to an e-bike
- luggage & personal transfers
- Ride the Crafers Bikeway, Amy Gillett, Barossa rail trail, River Torrens Linea Pk. Coastal Way
- Mt Lofty pioneer womens trail
- See Koalas, Kangaroos and much more in the Cleland Wildlife Park
- Hahndorf, Australia's oldest surviving German settlement
- Stay at the luxurious Hahndorf Manna, The Novotel Barossa, Oaks pier plaza Glenelg
- Woodside Cheese Wrights Cellar Door
- Kid around in Melba's Chocolate Factory
- Wine Tasting in the Barossa Valley
DAY 1 >> Hahndorf (Adelaide Hills), 25km
Sink your teeth into the Adelaide Hills, a world favourite for artisan food and wine region. Ride the Crafers Bikeway to Mt Lofty, then Jack will guide you through to Cleland Wildlife Park (to get up close and personal to our furry friends) from there we load the bikes & transfer you to the historic German settlement of Hahndorf where you can stroll the tree-lined main street and discover shops, galleries and studios, a cheese maker, leathersmith, jeweller, candle makers, a craft brewery, winery cellar just to mention a few!!!! or get back on the bike and visit some amazing wineries on Hahndorf wine loop by bike 12km.
Accommodation: The Manna Hahndorf
DAY 2 >> Amy Gillett Bikeway & Barossa Valley rail trail, 42km
Load the bikes & on the bus & get transfered to Oakbank Travel through the heart of the Adelaide Hills on the Amy Gillett Rail trail to Woodside the cycling hub of the hills grab a coffee & maybe some cheese tasting & some Chocolate to finish then onto Mt Torrens. Then Load up bikes & transfer you to Gawler, back on your bikes & ride the Barossa rail trail through the vines to your accommodation in Rowland Flat.dont forget to visit some wineries https://www.yalumba.com/
Accommodation - Novotel Barossa
DAY 3 >> Barossa Valley (km dependent on you)
A day to your self the Novotel situated perfectly on the Barossa rail trail to take advantage of the world-famous Barossa Valley by Bike!!!! ride through Jacobs Creek winery to Tanunda, Nuriootpa & Angaston with so many sights & world famous wines to taste, or get of the trail & head to the Historic Seppeltsfield & Visit Maggie Beer while your in the area.
Accommodation - Novotel Barossa
DAY 4 >> Hills to Beach 75km
Load up bikes & transfer you to the foothills at the start of the River Torrens Linea Pk where you will follow the River downstream through the City & onto the beach a glorious ride that you will never forget (& its downhill)
Accommodation - The Oaks Pier Plaza Glenelg.
DAY 5 >> Coastal Beach Cruise ??km
Its time!! check out from your room leave your luggage with the consierge then head out to enjoy your last ride along our amazing coastal trail to enjoy our Beaches. Jack can meet you at any destination at 2pm or earlier if required along the coast & return you to Glenelg.
WHAT OUR CLIENTS SAY...
Dear Jack and team,
Thank you so much for making our trip to the Barossa and Adelaide Hills so memorable. Here is a token of our appreciation. Please buy a nice bottle of wine to share with your wife and celebrate the arrival of the “Grandfather”.
Thank you so very much for a fabulous week’s cycling in your beautiful backyard. We cannot thank you enough for looking after us so well and giving us your great suggestions of where to stop etc. You and the team have been a absolute stars and we will remember our holiday forever.
(Dennis & Julie, Canada)