BEST OF MARGARET RIVER TOUR - Cape Lodge Exclusive
Full Day | $325pp | Min 2 Guests | Departs 10am
This private tour in the comfort of either a Jaguar sedan or Mercedes Viano, centres activities around Wilyabrup, Yallingup and Dunsborough, perfectly highlighting the best of the northern section of the Margaret River Wine Region. Designed and offered exclusively for guests of Cape Lodge, this tour offers a wonderful day out at all times of year.
- The day begins with a short walk along the iconic Cape to Cape Track from Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse to Sugarloaf Rock. This is a beautiful, easy 45 minute stroll along a paved walkway, showcasing a very picturesque section of the Indian Ocean Coastline.
- A stop a Bunker Bay Beach House for a coffee + morning tea - this absolute beachfront cafe makes for a glorious pitstop.
- Visit 2 of Wilyabrup's premium wineries - Fraser Gallop and Woodlands for their signature tasting experiences.
- Lunch at Arimia Estate - a unique property with it's own vegetable garden, pigs, river trout, honey, olive oil and of course, vines. Their lunch offering is a must-do in the region, sourcing much of their organic produce from theestate, and their Arimia Estate wines are superb.
- Finally a stop at the delicious Gabriel Chocolates and Vasse Virgin Olive Oil's extensive shop and factory.
THE WINE & FOOD TOUR OF MARGARET RIVER
Full Day | $325pp | Min 2 Guests | Mon to Sun | Depart 9.30am
This epicurean experience of the stunning Margaret River wine region takes you through a selection of boutique, iconic and artisan wine producers, it is an adventure through all five senses - sight, smell, touch, hearing and taste and is ideal for those who love a sensory indulgence! The day begins with an exclusive and unique wine pairing experience at Passel Estate, with each of their award winning wines paired with artisanal and handcrafted chocolate encased bon bons. Then head to Voyager Estate for an interactive tour of the vineyards and winery on board a Land-Rover ‘Defender’ followed by a portfolio wine tasting in the cellar door. From there you can take your healthy appetite through to the restaurant and experience a journey of the senses with a 4-course Discovery menu. After lunch we will have an opportunity to meet the owner and winemaker at one of the region's genuine artisan wine producers. Alternatively, relax and explore the hidden sights and scenery of Australia’s premium wine region!
Min 4 Hours | Jaguar XJL 4 Seat - $110 per hour
Mercedes Viano 6 Seat - $130 per hour
Design your own tour which takes in the incredible natural beauty and diversity of Margaret River and environs at your own leisure. Majestic coastline, breathtaking Karri forests, wondrous limestone caves, magnificent beaches and of course world renowned wineries, artisan breweries, distilleries and local produce outlets such as the Hohnen Farm Shop, Olio Bello and Vasse Virgin Olive farms, chocolate producers and the Margaret River venison farm.
THE MARGARET RIVER DISCOVERY TOUR
Full Day | $245pp | Min 2 | Mon to Fri | Depart 9.45am
Live like local with WA Guide of the Year- Sean Blocksidge. This wine and nature lover's tour starts with a leisurely canoe tour down a stunning section of the tranquil Margaret River before heading to one of Margaret River's best surf breaks for a cup of coffee to see where the winemakers relax. Next spot marron and wildlife at an ancient waterhole, enjoy a local honey tasting and reflect on 30,000 years of Aboriginal history. Gain exclusive access to Fraser Gallop Estate, one of the region's emerging superstars and match your favourite wine with fresh local produce. Finish the day with a 4WD adventure and walk on a spectacular section of the Cape to Cape Track overlooking the Indian Ocean where you may spot kangaroos, dolphins, whales and wildflowers depending on the season.
This tour is one of the region's most popular, generally selling out several weeks in advance. We suggest booking as early as possible.
TWILIGHT DIDJERIDOO CAVE TOUR
1.5 Hours | $65pp | Departs from Ngilgi Cave at 4pm or 5pm
A wonderful cultural experience with Aboriginal learnings. Enjoy a short guided bushwalk identifying traditional medicine plants and learning the local Noongar connection with the region. Next venture into the Ngilgi cavern (pronounced Nil-ghee) to learn the Dreaming legends of the cave and hear a mesmerising didgeridoo performance.
Note: Ngilgi Cave is about a 15-20 minute drive from Cape Lodge, 250m past the Yallingup turnoff on Caves Rd.