Clare Valley Private Tour – Des’s Minibus

Clare Valley Private Tours

Do you want to explore the Clare Valley at your own pace and determine what places you are going to visit? You have come to the right address – Des’s Minibus offer private tours to the Clare Valley where you can do exactly that. Simply tell us what places you wish to visit and our friendly team of operators will be happy to assist with your itinerary, free of charge. This can be for a sightseeing tour, a food tour, an op-shopping tour or a wine tour – the list is endless.

To give you an idea of costs, we have listed a few indicative prices per bus size for you.

  7 seat bus 13 seat bus 21 seat bus 24 seat bus 33 seat bus
Up to 10-hour charter From $620 From $730 From $900 From $920 From $1,230
11-hour charter From $670 From $790 From $970 From $1,000 From $1,320


NB: All prices are tentative only and based on tours starting/ending in the Adelaide Metro area. No tasting fees, lunch or other costs are included. Prices can change without notice and differ depending on the actual date and time of travel and the starting/finishing point. For a precise quote please get in contact with us via email on or over the phone on 8440 1600.

Sample Itinerary

Not sure what a classic wine tour to the Clare Valley could look like? This sample itinerary might give you some ideas as to what is possible:

Depart Adelaide bright an early at 8:00am.

Sevenhill Cellars 10:00 – 10:45am
This was the first winery in the Clare Valley to be established, back in 1851. It is now known for its premium table wines, which you can sample at the cellar door.

Knappstein Enterprise Winery and Brewery 11:00am – 11:50pm
If you like to mix it up a bit, visit Knappstein Winery next where you can try award winning wines or their beer – the Knappstein Reserve lager is a premium Bavarian-style beer worth trying.

Mr. Mick’s Kitchen 12:00 – 13:30pm
Your lunch stop could be at Mr Mick’s kitchen, who are known for their tapas-style approach. This is a great location if you are into sharing several small dishes with each other. How about extending your time here for an additional wine tasting?

Skillogalee Winery 13:55 – 14:45
Skillogalee Winery was the first region in the Clare Valley to open a winery restaurant. Known for their popular Rieslings, Skillogalee has won Australia’s Best Cellar Door Awards three times in a row since 2015.

Mitchell Wines 14:50 – 16:00
If you have some time left you could also visit this renowned Riesling producer and family owner winery and try their intensely flavoured red wines from Shiraz, Cabernet and Grenache.

Relax on your way back into Adelaide or stay overnight and a make a weekend out of it.