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Healesville Sanctuary

Wine and Wildlife Tour

Wine and Wildlife Tour

Healesville Sanctuary, De Bortoli Winery and The Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery have created the perfect Yarra Valley day out.

Your wine and wildlife package begins at Healesville Sanctuary where a personal guide will meet you and take you on an interactive and information tour of Australia’s unique and endangered wildlife.*

From Healesville Sanctuary a leisurely drive through the picturesque Yarra valley will bring you to De Bortoli Winery. Enjoy the warm hospitality of this family owned winery, savouring a two course lunch. Following your lunch spend some time tasting cool climate wines at the cellar door.

Complete your day and indulge your love of chocolate with a short 5 minute drive to The Yarra Valley Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery where you will recieve 10% off chocolate purchases. You will be welcomed by abundant free chocolate tastings in the colourful showroom, watch talented European chocolatiers handcraft over 150 different varieties of chocolates from exquisite coated chocolate creations, decadent truffles, a unique Australian Valley Bush Tucker range and even 1 metre long chocolate bars for the kids! 

This self-drive package is perfect for a day-trip to the Yarra Valley or for visitors staying over night.

The self drive package includes:

  • Admission to Healesville Sanctuary
  • Personalised guided tour of the Sanctuary* (optional and subject to availability)
  • Wine tasting at the cellar door, with the opportunity to buy/order wines
  • Two-course lunch at De Bortoli Restaurant
  • Free tastings and 10% off chocolate products at the Yarra Valley Chocolatarie and Ice Creamery 

*Booking requests for guided tours are subject to volunteer availability on the day of your visit and cannot be confirmed in advance. On your arrival to Healesville Sanctuary please check in with our friendly Admissions staff who will advise you if a volunteer Tour Guide is available.