PINDARIE – A LABOUR OF LOVE
DURATION: 3.5 – 4 hours
2 people $520 per person
3 people $475 per person
DEPARTURE TIMES: Daily at 11:30 am
Lifting off from the heli-pad in the Hoffnungsthal Valley, enjoy flying past the township of Lyndoch, tracking right along the western ridge of the Barossa Valley descending in style at Pindarie Wines. Here you will be greeted by your winery host who will guide you through a tasting and the history behind Pindarie. After your tasting, chose your favourite wine to enjoy with one of the famous “Pindarie Pies”. After lunch re-board the helicopter and continue the flight towards Historic Seppeltsfield Winery taking in views of contouring vineyards and palm tree studded roads. Continuing towards Nuriootpa, your pilot will point out Maggie Beer’s farm and the famous Penfold’s Winery, before flying down the valley floor over Tanunda where you can see the stunning old buildings of Chateau Tanunda and many old churches. Flying further south you will enjoy a view over Jacob’s Winery, home of some of the largest wine tanks in Australia each tank holding up to 1.4 million litres of wine. From there we take you to the southern end of the Barossa, past the town of Lyndoch, over the Barossa Goldfields and the Whispering Wall before descending into the Hoffnungsthal Valley.
INCLUSIONS: approx. 25 minutes in the helicopter. Wine tasting in Pindarie Wines cellar door and 2 glasses of wine to enjoy with the pie. 1 bottle of wine to take home (excludes premium or reserve wines).
EXCLUSIONS: Extra drinks with lunch. Extra take home wine (this can be shipped direct to your home from the winery). Transfers to/from the Barossa Helicopters Helipad.
PICK UP & DROP OFF: If you dont 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.