The Barossa Valley

Visit The Barossa Valley

The Barossa Valley is located 60 km north-east of Adelaide in South Australia. Adelaide is serviced by domestic and international flights, and upon arriving, you can join an organised tour or hire a vehicle and self drive one of the several direct or scenic routes. It takes from around an hour to an hour and a half to reach Barossa Valley.

Stay The Barossa Valley

There are more than 3000 beds available in the Barossa Valley so we are sure you'll find something to suit. Choose from Bed and Breakfasts, Cottages, Resorts, Hotels, Vineyard Stays, Cabins, Camping and Caravan sites.

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GPS: 34° 32′ 0″ S, 138° 57′ 0″ E

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About The Barossa Valley

The Barossa Valley is regarded as Australia's wine capital and features over eighty cellar doors all within two hours drive from Adelaide. Luxury resorts and cellars offer award-winning wine and gourmet food amongst an inspiring landscape. The rolling hills and valleys of the Barossa are a perfect place to indulge yourself or escape for that romantic getaway. The area, not just for the connoisseurs, is family friendly with events such as the Para Road Wine Path, with its wine, food and entertainment for all.

Cool in winter and wet in summer, the Barossa is perfectly suited to the production of Shiraz and Cabernet wines, though the nearby Eden Valley, with its high altitudes, produces excellent Riesling and Chardonnay, if white wines are more your style. If you decide to pick up a few bottles, many sellers offer specialist transport for your selections.

If you can make it past the exquisite wines and mouthwatering locally produced dishes, the Barossa is home to many events and festivals including the Barossa Film Festival in October, the Santos cycling tour, the largest in the Southern Hemisphere, the Barossa Cup Horse Race and much more. Another favourite is to visit the Barossa Valley Reservoir and try whispering to friends at the other end.

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Whispering Wall Reservoir - Australian Landmarks - M5 Things to Do at The Barossa Valley

  1. Indulge in a Butcher, Baker, Winemaker Trail VIP experience.
  2. Attend the famous Barossa Wine Show.
  3. Join one of the many organised Tours.
  4. Hire a Bike and explore at your own pace.
  5. Call into Maggie Beer's Farm Shop and say Gday to one of Australia's most loved cooks.

 

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