Learn what makes the Mornington Peninsula a favorite escape for foodies and outdoor enthusiasts. After morning pickup at your Melbourne hotel, relax on the scenic 1-hour drive south (see Itinerary for a list of hotel pickup times). Stop at Arthurs Seat for magnificent views of Port Phillip Bay and the unique landscape of the peninsula.
Tantalize your taste buds at some of the Mornington Peninsula's most popular produce centers including Main Ridge Dairy, T'Gallant Winery and Sunnyridge Strawberry Farm. Between the amazing cheeses, wines, liqueurs and ice cream, there is something for everyone!
Next, head to the charming seaside town of Flinders for a light lunch and stroll around the historic streets. Indulge your sweet tooth at Mornington Peninsula Chocolates, where you can sample award-winning cocoa treats and watch master chocolatiers in action.
Delve deeper into the rolling hills for a visit to Green Olive at Red Hill. Take a tour of this eco-friendly farm to see vineyards, olive groves, herb gardens, grazing sheep and free-range chickens. Enjoy some of the farm’s bounty with a tasting of olives and olive oil while surrounded by beautiful country scenery.
On your way back to Melbourne, stop the seaside village of Dromana for a short beach walk and glimpse of iconic bathing boxes painted in colorful hues. At the end of your tour, you’ll be dropped off back at your Melbourne hotel.