This Coast to Hinterland tour is for all food lovers. This is one of the best half-day food, beer & wine tours around and provides you with the opportunity to explore some superb wine tasting and scenic vistas. There is a visit to Clouds Winery The Barrel and an award-winning restaurant where you’ll enjoy a delightful gourmet 2-course lunch. This makes it a fantastic choice of the best food and wine tours Sunshine Coast has to offer.
Pick-up & Drop-off locations:
Caloundra, Golden Beach, Buderim, Nambour, Mooloolaba, Maroochydore, Alexandra Headlands, Cotton Tree, Coolum, Twin Waters, Marcoola, Peregian Beach, Sunshine Beach, Noosa, Noosaville, Tewantin. Other locations on request.
Pick-up time 11.00 am
Drop-off 5 pm
Due to reduce capacity at venues as a result of current restrictions, advanced bookings are essential to ensure availability.
Start the day with a brief cider talk and demonstration of the champagne making process. Sunshine Coast Cider is one of the only wineries in QLD who do the full Methode Traditionelle all in-house.
Our next stop is Clouds Vineyard cellar door offering wine tasting of local award-winning wines or if you prefer, a selection of beers. For wine lovers, you’ll smell and taste local wines whilst identifying the different aromas while learning the different grapes grown in our region.
Depending on availability, your gourmet lunch will be at either “Secrets on the Lake” which is set in the rainforest on the side of Lake Baroon. a popular foodie destination near Montville enjoying panoramic views of Lake Baroon, or “The Edge Café Bar and Restaurant” in Montville which is perched on the edge of the escarpment & offers panoramic views of the Sunshine coastline. Regardless of the lunch venue, you’ll enjoy a delicious 2-course meal included in the tour.
Monville is often referred to as the creative heart of the region, so you’ll find plenty to do during your free time. There are art galleries, studios, cafes, restaurants, and even a romantic chapel. Whether you’re interested in paintings or glass sculptures, you’ll find something for you. You’ll have time to wander through some galleries or even do a little shopping for a new piece that will look stunning in your home when you return.
Chocolate is the perfect accompaniment to good wine, and you can experience the best chocolates at Chocolate Country in Montville. There are beautiful patio gardens to enjoy a fantastic coffee, a hot chocolate made with superb Belgian chocolate, tea, or juice. You can also create your own chocolate box to enjoy later or give as a gift.
Our last stop of the day will be at a local brewery or upbeat bar where you’ll have an opportunity to enjoy your last drink before heading back after a relaxed yet fantastic day with friends.