Daylesford

Enjoy a scenic drive from Melbourne to the Victorian villages of Trentham, Daylesford and Hepburn Springs.  This begins a day of galleries, fresh produce, rolling lush farmland and stone farmhouse buildings. Enjoy morning tea in one of the small historic gold mining villages.

World famous for 72 mineral springs, you have the option to enjoy some time at a local spa where you can unwind with a massage or perhaps you would prefer a visit to the award winning Convent Gallery with its picturesque gardens overlooking the township of Daylesford or tempt your taste buds with some wine tasting at one of the regions cool climate wineries.

Enjoy and savour a delicious lunch at one of Australia’s best regional restaurants the award winning Lake House.

Be taken by the natural beauty of the Macedon Ranges Regional Park and Hanging Rock, famous for the world renowned novel  film ‘Picnic at Hanging Rock’.  It is also home to a wide array of native flora and fauna.

You will be filled with fond memories as you enjoy the leisurely and relaxing drive back to Melbourne.

Inclusions and Highlights

  • Lunch at The Lake House Restaurant – one of Australia’s premier regional restaurants. 2-courses lunch with a beverage (beer, wine or soft-drink)
  • The townships of Trentham, Daylesford and Hepburn Springs
  • Trentham Falls
  • Lavandula Swiss Italian farm
  • The Convent Gallery
  • Macedon Ranges and Hanging Rock

Duration

9 Hours (approximately)

Departure time

At guest’s convenience (0900 recommended)

All tours are private and inclusive of luxury vehicle/professional local guide/complimentary water/pick up and return to any requested Melbourne address

Enhance your Experience

Luxury/Romance:

  • A massage or spa treatment at Hepburn bathhouse
  • Upgrade to a full chefs selection menu with matched wines

Other:

  • Cooking or Cheese Making workshop
  • A guided tour of a specialty producers farm
  • A signed copy of Alla Wolf Tasker’s Grow.Cook.Eat cookbook
  • Curator led tour of the Convent Gallery

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