Save extra and explore more with this combo tour that includes a full-day Mornington Peninsula Food and Wine Tour and Eureka Skydeck & The Edge Experience admission.
Your Mornington Peninsula tasting sessions include fresh goat’s cheese, ciders, strawberry liqueurs, wines and fresh strawberries at two lovely farmhouses, exquisite chocolate, platters of mouth-watering food and wine, apple ciders and finest of Pinot Gris and Grigio wines other top stops. This tour also provides morning and afternoon tea, gourmet lunch, an expert guide with complimentary hotel transfers from Melbourne.
Enjoy panoramic views of Melbourne’s skyline from the highest vantage point in Southern Hemisphere - the Eureka Skydeck 88. Conquer your fear of heights at The Edge, while standing in an extended glass cube, 300 meters above the ground!
Thursday, Saturday & Sunday
Mornington Peninsula: Approx 11 hours
Eureka Skydeck: As long as you wish
Mornington Peninsula: Hotel pick-up between 7am – 8am.
So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the start point 10 minutes early.
Eureka Skydeck: The Eureka Skydeck is open from 10am to 10pm, last entry at 9:30pm.
Mornington Peninsula: Good news! You can get picked up from your hotel in Melbourne Central Business District, just give us the details at the time of booking. Don’t worry if you have not booked your hotel yet, you pass them onto the operator when you are ready.
Eureka Skydeck: Make your way to Eureka Skydeck 88, 7 Riverside Quay Southbank, Victoria, Australia 3006
Same as the start point.
Mornington Peninsula Tour:
Begin this full-day food and wine tour with an early morning pick up from your Melbourne accommodation. Relax during the comfortable ride to Mornington Peninsula, located 40 kilometers southeast of Melbourne. Enjoy the company of an experienced guide who takes you on a gourmet journey with exquisite food, yummy chocolates, cheeses and the finest cool climate wines. Prepare to stop at the various famous landmarks that include rustic farm houses, picture-perfect vineyards and wine cellars.
As you reach the scenic peninsula, with the highest point of 305 meters above sea level, spend a few moments to admire the picturesque region with spectacular ocean views. Enjoy some great photo opportunities at the iconic bayside beach boxes of Brighton Beach, built over a century ago. Enjoy sitting atop the granite hill of Arthur’s Seat from where you can witness Port Phillip to the west, Western Port to the east, and the Bass Strait to the south. Spot the twinkling glass towers of Melbourne and marvel at the pristine beaches and the peninsulas of Mornington and Bellarine separated by the sea.
Indulge in a delectable lunch at a gourmet restaurant in the quaint seaside town of Flinders, sometime during the afternoon hours. Take a relaxed walk through the town’s galleries, shops, and boutiques.Visit the Main Ridge Dairy farmhouse to taste handcrafted goat’s cheese. Then, stop at Sunnyridge Strawberry Farm, known for producing the best berries in town — strawberries, blackberries, blueberries, and raspberries.Sample their ciders, strawberry liqueurs, and wines and even delicious pieces of strawberry dipped in chocolate sauce. You may also choose to pick fruits from the strawberry field at some extra cost.
Tickle your sweet tooth with a chocolate tasting session at the award-winning Mornington Peninsula Chocolates. One of the best places to experience on this tour is Green Olive at Redhill, where you get to have servings of delicious food and wine. Sample fresh apple ciders at Mock Orchards, popular for producing one of the world’s best sparkling apple juice.
Indulge your taste buds some more with the finest of Pinot Gris and Grigio wines at the T’Gallant Winery’s cellar door. Admire wonderful views of the vineyard while sipping the best wine of the peninsula. You may even look out for their popular wood-fired pizzas.
This tour ends with an evening transfer back to your accommodation in Melbourne.
Eureka Skydeck and The Edge Experience:
Make your own way to Eureka Skydeck on any certain day as per your convenience after reaching Melbourne. Undertake an adventurous ride in the world’s fastest elevator to reach the 88th floor of the Eureka tower in less than 40 seconds! Check out the fascinating panorama of Melbourne and beyond and spot all the iconic city landmarks including many sports stadiums.
Enjoy the thrill of the daring The Edge Experience. The Edge is a glass cube that extends out from the building on a sliding platform, nearly 300 meters over Melbourne, so one can watch breathtaking panoramic sights of the city down below through the glass walls, ceilings and floor.
You may choose to visit the Eureka Skydeck88 after dark to admire the illuminated city views.
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.
Voucher information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)
Booking is non-transferable. We do not recommend this tour to people with mobility problems and children under 18 years of age.
There are no luggage storage facilities on day tours, please do not bring your luggage with you. Luggage may be stored with your accommodation provider for the day. Due to limited luggage restrictions, pushers and prams are not permitted on tour.
Itinerary and wineries may change depending on availability.
Eureka Skydeck & The Edge Experience tickets will be provided on the tour and can be used on a separate day at leisure.
You can enjoy a more personalised experience as we accommodate an average of 24 people in this tour.