Victoria is home many of Australia’s marquee wine Regions. The Yarra Valley and in particular De Bortoli winery claims the prestigious number 13 out of 52 best wineries in Australia (as per The Real Review website), stating De Bortoli Yarra Valley is best known for its “refined and subtle chardonnays and Pinot Gris” and that’s it 40th anniversary 2019 Noble Only recited a special mention as a stunning, luscious and elegant De Bortoli wines.
Wine and Dinning Experiences – What to Expect
Getting to the Yarra Valley from Melbourne from Car is a great experience. Particularly for those that aunt driving and whom can’t taste and fully experience the grand food and spectacular De Bortoli wine. Or treat yourself, family or friends to an experience that treats you like royalty.
The team at the Melbourne Helicopter Group have crafted a door to door experience that provides you with a platinum experience. Your day starts with chauffeured pick up form your home or motel in a luxurious late model BMW M5. The drive to the airport where you arrive at the premier executive lounge for some pre drinks, safety briefing and chance to meet you pilot and get some photos with your state of art turbine helicopter.
Your helicopter ride combines a scenic tour of Melbourne and quick 25 minute flight with stunning views on the Yarra Valley and into De Bortoli wines.
Landing on the premises you have a short walk up to the restaurant where you are greeted and served with awesome 3 course meal and perfectly matched wine.
Your day only gets better, as after lunch you head to the cellar door for De Bortoli wine tasting.
After spending 3 hours at the vineyard, your pilot will fly you back to the airport where you can finish the day with some tea, coffee, or perhaps some more wine. Your driver awaits, ready to take you home or perhaps to finish the day at a restaurant or bar in the city of your choosing.
How much does this cost? I bet its an absolute fortune I hear you say. Well, don’t close the door just yet. This entire package is economically priced starting at $700 per person. you can even add a second winery either in the Yarra Valley or Mornington Peninsula to really celebrate a special occasion.