Echuca Moama Wine Tours - Echuca
The journey begins at Her Majesty's Customs House built in 1884, now Murray Esplanade Cellars Door, offering more than 30 wines and an extensive range of fortifieds. You must have a taste of the famous country cream, "Some claim it is better than Bailey's". Wander through the authentic working river port brought back to life with working steam displays. Cruising down the mighty Murray River on a river boat either the Pride of the Murray or the PS Canberra transporting you back to a bygone era, when these majestic boats plied the river daily. Check out the historic Port of Echuca Wharf from the water.
Relax to the gentle splashing of the paddle wheels and watch the towering gum trees that line the banks of the river, slip slowly by, approximately half an hour. Arriving at Morrison's Riverview Estate, Cellar Door, Restaurant, you leave the boat and have a short stroll past the lagoon up to the Restaurant. Here you enjoy a fantastic lunch and sample a full compliment of quality wines, this is always a highlight of the tour.
After lunch you head off to the award winning St. Anne's Vineyard. St Anne's was the first vineyard established in the Perricoota region, producing wine on site this facility is more than just a Cellar door. You'll be amazed at the size of the wine press and the vats.
Coming back into town you stop off at Silverfox, just a short drive, nestled in the heart of the Perricoota Wine District. A family owned and operated Cellar door offering varieties such as Sangiovase, Verdelho and an extensive range of ports.Cape Horn, which is situated approximately 15 minutes out of town on the Murray River and offers unique wines to the area such as Durif and Zinvandel.
Facilities for Echuca Moama Wine Tours
Services for Echuca Moama Wine Tours
- Water and Wine
- Your journey begins at Her Majesty's Customs House built in 1884, offering more than 30 wines and an extensive range of fortifieds. Take a cruise down the mighty Murray River on a river boat, transporting you back to a bygone era, when these majestic boats plied the river daily. Relax to the gentle splashing of the paddlewheels and watch the towering gum trees that line the banks of the river, slip slowly by. Arriving at Morrison's Riverview Estate*, Cellar Door, Restaurant. Here enjoy a fantastic grazing lunch, sample a full compliment of quality wines. This is always a highlight of the tour. After lunch take a short journey around to the recently opened Stevens Brook Estate Winery and Cellar door in the heart of the Perricoota Wine District where you par-take of a guided and informative wine tasting. Back on the bus you head to Silverfox Winery, a friendly Cellar door. Offering an extensive range of ports, which you can taste from the different barrels. Now it's off to Cape Horn, located on a sand hill wedged between the Murray and Goulburn Rivers. Last but not least a sensational Cellar Door offering varieties such as Chardonnay, Marsanne, Shiraz, Durif, Zinvandel.
Experiences around Echuca
- Food and Wine