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.
MARGARET RIVER REGIONAL TOUR
Private Full Day | $325pp | Min 2 Guests | Departs 10am
This private tour in the comfort of either a Jaguar sedan or Mercedes Viano, takes in the incredible natural beauty and diversity of the Margaret River Region and environs at your own leisure. The majestic coastline and magnificent beaches, breathtaking karri forests and wondrous limestone caves are a must to visit. Then of course those famous iconic wineries (great for lunch!) and the young emerging producers, all enhancing the Margaret River reputation for top world class wines. The opportunity to also visit Art galleries and produce stores such as The Margaret River Chocolate Factory, Providore, Olio Bello and Vasse Virgin olive farms rounds off a truly spectacular day...includes a 3 course winery lunch with 2 glasses of wine per person
THE WINE & FOOD TOUR OF MARGARET RIVER
Full Day Tour | Depart 9.45am
$295pp | Max 6 Guests or $325pp Private Use for 2 Guests
This epicurean experience of the stunning Margaret River wine region takes you through a selection of boutique, icon 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 private artisan cheese and wine pairing experience at Passel Estate Wines. We 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 regions genuine artisan wine producers or we could discover the hidden sights and scenery of Australia’s premium wine region!
Min 4 Hours | Jaguar XJL 4 Seat- $95 per hour
Mercedes Viano 6 Seat -$165 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.
LEEUWIN ESTATE LONG TABLE LUNCH WITH HELICOPTER
7 Hours | $799pp for 2 guests $699pp for 3 guests or more | Min 2 Guests | Mon to Sun | Depart 9.45am
Depart Cape Lodge by car to Amelia Park winery and enjoy a wine tasting in their incredible private room that overlooks the vineyard.followed a seated private wine tasting in the award winning boutique gem Windows Estate. We will then take you to another hidden gem Cape Grace for a private wine tasting. The Helicopter will arrive at Cape Grace and fly you over the spectacular coast of Margaret River before arriving on the grass in front of the restaurant at Leeuwin Estate. You will be greeted with champagne on arrival before sitting down for a magnificent 7 course degustation lunch matched Art Series Wines. You car will pick you up and return you to Cape Lodge.
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.