Mountains, Wildlife & Vineyards

9 days / 8 nights
Ex Sydney

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This classic New South Wales getaway combines a short stay in downtown Sydney with two of the state’s best regions for wine and wildlife.

Starting at boutique Spicers Potts Point, take in the harbour city’s many iconic sights. Centrally located in trendy Potts Point, the hotel is nearby to some of Sydney’s best art galleries, Finger Wharf, Hyde Park and Kings Cross Station.

Just 70 minutes west of Sydney, spend three nights at peaceful Spicers Sangoma Retreat, surrounded by towering eucalyptus trees in the tranquil Blue Mountains. Discover the beauty of the region on foot, taking in iconic sights including the Three Sisters and Katoomba Falls. For the more adventurous, rock climbing and abseiling are possible, or simply relax at the onsite spa or swim in the infinity pool.

A stay at Spicers Vineyards Estate in the renowned Hunter Valley is the perfect way to finish your trip. Enjoy fine food at local restaurants including onsite Restaurant Botanica (awarded a Chef Hat in the 2019 Australian Good Food Guide) and explore the wonderful cellar doors and mountain ranges that make the Hunter Valley unique.

  • 8-nights accommodation at three boutique properties
  • Meals as specified in itinerary
  • Evening wine and cheese experience at Spicers Vineyard Estate
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Sydney, the country’s glamorous capital in all but name
  • See the iconic Opera House and Harbour Bridge
  • Visit bustling Circular Quay with its distinctive ferries
  • Self-drive into the spectacular Blue Mountains
  • Opportunity to stop at Echo Point Lookout
  • Luxurious villas and conservation-based activities
  • The beautiful ranges of the Hunter Valley wine region

Sydney is home to Australia’s busiest airport. Regular flights arrive from every major city within Australia as well as worldwide destinations including Dubai, Singapore, Vancouver and Los Angeles. Conveniently, the three terminals are just 9km from the CBD, and linked by both rail and road providing easy access into the heart of the city.

Any destination in Australia can be easily accessed from Sydney by air; why not consider also visiting the celebrated Great Barrier Reef or Uluru? Remember that all our holidays are custom-made, so we can ensure your travels incorporate only the elements that suit your travel style, interests and budget.

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Mountains, Wildlife & Vineyards

9 days/8 nights

Days 1-2


Located in the inner-city suburb of Potts Point this 20-room property offers the ideal location to explore Sydney. Surrounded by restaurants and bars Spicers Potts Point is just 1 kilometre from the Art Gallery of New South Wales. B (day 2 only)

Days 3-5

Blue Mountains

Head west to Spicers Sangoma Retreat, just 80km from Sydney’s CBD. Spend the next 3 days exploring the area, which offers superb walking and mountain biking – complimentary bike hire is available on request. Rock climbing and abseiling are also possible (extra cost). Enjoy a select range of premium beverages throughout you stay, the perfect complement to the evolving degustation dinner menu. B L D

Days 6-8

Hunter Valley

Drive north to idyllic Spicers Vineyard Estate (approx. 2.5 hours). A wine-lovers region, spend your days visiting some of the state’s best vineyards (private tours available at extra cost). Fine-dining options are also aplenty including eRomo Restaurant run by award-winning chef Cameron Matthews. Enjoy an evening wine and cheese experience. B

Day 9

Tour ends

Enjoy one final relaxing morning before driving back to Sydney. Tour ends. B

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