LOCATION: NURIOOTPA and ROSEDALE, BAROSSA VALLEY SA
The beautiful Barossa Valley, just an hours drive from Adelaide is famous for its wines. This wine growing region grows crisp Rieslings and Australiar’s noted Penfolds Grange Hermitage.
Visitors to Barossa Valley will find historical villages and farms amongst the vineyards. All of the vineyards operate cellar doors with samples of their wines for you to try.
There are a number of tours available from Adelaide, helping to avoid entanglement with the strict drink driving laws in Australia. Some include gourmet lunch with locally produced wines, making for a pleasant day out.
Note: Seasons in Australia are reversed to the Northern Hemisphere - i.e. Winter is June to August with spring in September to November, Summer is December to February. Australia has a temperate climate, with over 340 sunny days per year. Summer can have strong sunny days so wear a hat and sunscreen between 10am and 3pm (when outdoors!). Summer average temperature 22 Celsius, Winter avg. temperature 13 Celsius. The weather in the valley is decidedly Mediterranean most of the year.
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