Kies Family Wines

Behind the Scenes Winery and Vineyard Experience Kies Family Wines

DURATION: 4 hours (approx.)

PARTICIPANTS: 2-3

PRICE:
2 people $458 per person
3 people $418 per person

DEPARTURE TIMES: Wednesday – Monday 11:30 am

EXPERIENCE:
Nestled in the picturesque Hoffnungsthal Valley, your Barossa Valley luxury helicopter wine experience awaits, offering an exclusive journey through the heart of South Australia’s wine country.

Take in breathtaking views of the beautiful old vines from some of the world’s most famous wine producers and the stunning Barossa Ranges, as you soar above the lush landscapes and vineyards, a unique perspective on this iconic region, before arriving in style at Kies Family Wines for a once-in-a-lifetime experience and a warm welcome, wth a guided tour and asting session, highlighting the best of the Barossa’s winemaking tradition.

The Kies family landed in the German hamlet of Lyndoch in the Barossa Valley, in the 1860’s and have been growing grapes in the region ever since. Enjoy the famous Kies Family Wines hospitality on a tour of their state of the are wine making facility and barrel hall, immersing yourself in the rich history and culture of South Australian wineries and exploring their sustainable and minimal intervention practices.

Allow a member of the Kies Family Wines Team to show you the old Shiraz vines of the Kies estate and run you through their sustainable and minimal intervention practices.
Kies Family Wines built a spectacular state-of-the-art winemaking facility in 2019. Your experience includes a tour of the facility, with an overview of the winemaking process and Barossa Valley history.

Immerse yourself in true Barossa winemaking with a tasting of two wines as you view the French and American Oak barrels used for maturing Kies Family Wines’ premium Barossa Valley Shiraz.
All wines tasted are single-vineyard and Estate-grown, and our wine guide will choose a wine suited to you to pair with your first lunch course, the Barossa Valley Produce Platter.

Settle into the Kies Family Wines Café for your second course and while away the afternoon over lunch with 180° views of the Barossa Ranges. Relish in the local produce and exquisite wines, enhancing your Barossa adventure. Once you are finished your lunch, head into the award winning Kies Family Wines cellar door for a tasting you will not forget – just google Kies Family Wines to get an understanding of what they
offer.
After you finish tasting, your helicopter awaits at the Kies Family Wines cellar door to whisk you away for the most incredible views of the Barossa Valley. 

Re-boarding the helicopter to conclude your flight your flight with breathtaking views over the stunning Barossa Goldfields and the Whispering Wall before descending in to the Hoffnungsthal Valley, encapsulating the essence of South Austrlaia’s picturesque landscapes

What’s Included?

  • 15 minutes in the helicopter
  • Guided Tour of the Kies Estate
  • Winery and Barrel Hall Tour
  • Tasting of 2 wines nestled amongst the Barrels
  • Lunch with a view of the Barossa Ranges


What’s NOT Included?

  • Transfers to/from the Barossa Helicopters Helipad.
  • Drinks with lunch, the café has more than just wine!
  • Extra take home wine (this can be shipped direct to your home from the winery).


PICK UP & DROP OFF:

If you don’t want to drive, we recommend Barossa & Light Cab Service or we can pick up from the following accommodation, but you must already have a booking at the accommodation: The Louise, Tom Foolery Bed and Breakfast, Hutton Vale, Le Mas, Kingsford The Barossa, 1837 Barossa. On check out select to be picked up and dropped off.


PLEASE NOTE:
Weight restrictions apply. All passengers must consent to be weighed on the day of travel and any guests exceeding 130kg will be unable to fly due to aircraft safety regulations. Please call us prior to booking if you have any queries regarding weight restrictions.

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