Taste of South Australia - Adelaide

A local company with world-class expertise in wine and luxury travel, who combine over 30 years of experience and insider connections with a customised itinerary designed around your travel desires and needs. From best-kept secret spots to exclusive tastings, iconic Australian encounters, and authentic experiences, they will arrange the tour of your dreams.

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I’m Mary Anne Kennedy, and it’s such a pleasure to share my passions and insights with you. I have a lifetime of experience in touring, hospitality, hotels and the wine business, along with extensive insider knowledge to offer visitors a taste of something truly special … the fine wines, food, and lifestyle of my home. Cheers to the journey, my friends!

Pairing wine with your tailor-made itinerary. It’s what we do, like no other…

Taste of South Australia pairs delectable wines and mouth-watering gastronomy with hand-crafted itineraries for the unrivalled luxury travel experience. You’ll be able to dip into Mary Anne's vast network of connections and insights to find hidden entrances, the chic and boutique, the lesser known cult wineries, and undiscovered local gems.

 

You’ll have access to award-winning vineyards, world-class restaurants, artisan winemakers, insanely talented chefs, sought-after cooking schools, extravagant spas, roads less traveled, and excursions that take you beyond where you imagined you could go…

Jacobs Creek Barossa Valley
Barossa Valley, McLaren Vale, Adelaide Hills Cellar Doors

Taste of South Australia offer a wide range of half day and full day tours to the Barossa Valley, Clare Valley, Adelaide Hills and McLaren Vale. The focus of these tours are on small boutique family run wine producers however visits to some of the bigger names is also an option. Where lunch is included you can assured it will be a gourmet treat.

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With names like "Wine, Wellness & Spa", "Collect, Create Cook", "Taste of the Outback & Wine", "Golf, Gourmet & Celebrity" plus many more you are sure to be surprised by what South Australia has to offer.

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One Day Wine Tours 

Small Group and Private

Multi Day Tours 

Private

Adelaide Central Market

Adelaide City & Surrounds 

Small Group and Private

Discover Adelaide's laneway secrets, visit the Adelaide Central Markets which features unknown local highlights such as hidden tunnels and cheesery and if wine is your thing we will through in an education on wine to boot.

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Nature & Wildlife

Small Group and Private

Kangaroo in Vineyard

South Australia's wildlife is prolific and the Fleurieu Peninsula offers something truly unique. After a morning visiting the boutique wine region of McLaren Vale you will travel further south into the beautiful Fleurieu Peninsula and the coastal town of Goolwa where you will enjoy lunch overlooking the sea. In the afternoon visit Victor Harbor and ride on Australia's only horse-drawn tram to see the fascinating Blue Penguins on Granite Island.

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Culinary Experiences  

Private

Food and Wine

For a more comprehensive experience join the Collect, Create Cook Tour. This special two day tour includes the Adelaide Central Markets and a cooking school ate either the fabulous Chapel Hill Cooking school and/or Thornpark Country House. You will meet the wine makers and preparing and eating delicious regional cuisine. 

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Culture & Heritage 

Small Group and Private

Adelaide Heritage

Explore the Cultural Boulevard, walking amongst the statuesque Government and University buildings. Visit the famous Art Gallery with Rodin Sculptures and Museum with its unique desert garden, all the buildings have stories to tell. Enjoy visits of little streets & lanes whilst indulging in a taste of fine chocolate from our famous icon producer Haighs.

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Wellness Tours

Private

Bushwalk in Adelaide Hills

Offering naturopathic consultations, health and beauty treatments, gentle exercise, relaxation and excellent food. Be pampered by adding any of the spa treatments to the wellness centre visit. Find peace in the relaxing garden, wander into the cafe and enjoy lunch and dinner lovingly prepared with the freshest local produce.

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Active Tours 

Small Group and Private

Cycling through the vineyards Barossa Valley

Whether it be exploring Adelaide city by foot or cycling through the vineyards, Taste of South Australia can keep you active in between indulging the taste buds.

Tailored to levels of fitness and experience, the gourmet cycle tours can be from one to several days and incorporate regions such as "The Riesling Trail" through the beautiful Clare Valley or cycling through the Eden Valley near the Barossa. 

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