Sauvignon Blanc in the Adelaide Hills

The Adelaide Hills produces some diverse wines packed with high acidity and elegance. Considered the most vibrant  cool-climate wine region in Australia, the Adelaide Hills is renowned for their Sauvignon Blanc. So, what are our favourite drops? 2018 Shaw and Smith Sauvignon Blanc – this wine is considered the benchmark of Sauvignon Blanc in the […]

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d’Arenberg Winery in McLaren Vale

Situated in the heart of McLaren Vale, only 45 minutes south of Adelaide, is d’Arenberg Winery. Founded in 1912, it is considered one of the most pivotal wineries in the area. The Mediterranean climate and cooling sea breezes make the McLaren Vale an ideal location for producing excellent Shiraz, Grenache and Cabernet – and d’Arenberg […]

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Best things to do in the Adelaide Hills (Especially if you are not a Wine lover)

Sometimes not everyone wants to join in with wine-tasting in the Adelaide Hills with you! And that is totally ok! If you are taking a non-wine drinker on tour, or if you have the kids in tow, don’t let that stop you – check out our list of places in the Adelaide Hills that offer […]

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Best things to do in the Barossa (especially for non-wine drinkers)

Heading out to one of South Australia’s beautiful wine regions like the Barossa can sound a little boring if you aren’t that into wine or if you are travelling with kids.  But we would like to introduce you to just a few spectacular spots in the Barossa that are sure to tickle everyone’s fancy, even […]

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Best Things to Do in McLaren Vale (Especially for Non-Wine Drinkers)

Not a fan of wine? Or want to combine wine tasting with things the kids will also enjoy? That’s okay, the good news is you can still thoroughly enjoy your time in McLaren Vale as there is so much to see and do! Not sure where to start? Let Trailhopper show you the way for […]

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Winery Restaurants in the Adelaide Hills

The picturesque Adelaide Hills is home to many fantastic eating spots, but what if you are out on a winery tour and want to feast on some delicious food immersed in the stunning vineyards of the Hills? Here are a few Adelaide Hills winery restaurants we at Trailhopper believe are well worth a try. The […]

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Winery Restaurants in the Barossa

The Barossa Valley is filled with beautiful views, wines and local produce – so why not enjoy your tour of the Barossa with a beautifully prepared meal at one of the winery restaurants. Lambert Estate Wines ($$) is open for lunch Wednesday to Sunday, boasting regional platters and a la carte seasonal dining made with […]

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Hahndorf Attractions – Adelaide Hills Tour

Hahndorf – one of the best things to see in Adelaide One of the highlights of our Adelaide Hills tour is Hahndorf. And for good reason too! A stroll through historic Hahndorf’s main street is the highlight for many visitors to Adelaide. Settled in 1939 by Prussian Lutherans bravely seeking religious freedom on the other […]

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McLaren Vale Winery Restaurants

Winery restaurants in McLaren Vale – Where to eat on our McLaren Vale Wine Tour Sometimes the decision about where to eat is way too hard – especially when there is a group of you to accommodate within budget and dietary needs. So we have put together a list of all the food destinations and […]

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Barossa Valley Wine Tour – Icons

Penfolds, Maggie Beer, Grant Burge and more big names you’ll love The Barossa Valley is renowned the world over for it’s wine, particularly the big, bold reds that this region is justly famous for. We visit several Barossa Valley icons on our tour, as well as lots of smaller hidden gems. We think you’ll find […]

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