​Daylesford & Macedon Ranges Food and Wine Trail

​​2 Days

​​​​​Discover the gourmet delights, undulating landscapes and cool climate wines of Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges with this small group tour from Melbourne.

Discover the gourmet delights, undulating landscapes and cool climate wines of Daylesford and the Macedon Ranges with this small group tour from Melbourne.

Day 1 Melbourne to the Macedon Ranges & Daylesford

Depart from Melbourne this morning armed with a cool bag (provided) for gathering your goodies. First stop is an organic farm in the foothills of the Macedon Ranges, it’s then time for coffee and cake before heading to the top of Mt Macedon for panoramic views. From here head to the beautiful surrounds of Hanging Rock Winery for a few tastings and then onwards the historic town of Kyneton and the Piper Street food precinct, the perfect place to start filling your cool bag! After lunch you’ll travel to Daylesford for a visit to Herbal Lore renowned for its herbal liquors. This evening you’ll stay at the Lake House, an iconic destination renowned for superb culinary experiences. An alternative hotel in Daylesford is also available.

Day 2 The Macedon Ranges & Daylesford

After breakfast, travel to O Toole’s Honey and then the acclaimed vineyard of Passing Clouds and Istra, a family owned cured meats producers. The region is also home to the Daylesford Cidery, the outcome of years of hard work by the owners who have planted over 1500 varieties of vintage apple trees. In Trentham, a hidden gem in the Central Highlands, stop for lunch and add further goodies to your cool bag. Visit the tranquil Gardens of St Erth before returning to Melbourne with a drive through the beautiful Wombat State Forest.

  • What's Included?

    Melbourne hotel pick up and drop off

    1 night’s accommodation with breakfast and dinner at The Lake House

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    2 lunches

    2 winery visits

    Maximum 8 guests