Welcome to Country Escape Tours Mudgee
Country Escape Tours operate Mudgee Wine Tours with a difference!
We take pride in giving you exceptional customer service and focus on giving you a wonderful day out in this beautiful region of the world.
Enjoy a full day wine tour or a half day wine tour and discover award
winning wineries and breathtaking vineyards.
Our experienced guides Sandy and Maritza will take you to wineries
with delicious white and red wines, rose, ports and sweet wines
and will ensure you have a fun day.
We also offer a trio tasting tour where you get to taste beer, wine and spirits
or take our horse riding tour which includes a horse ride,
breakfast and a wine tasting.
We pick up from your accommodation (*conditions apply) and
if you wish to have a private wine tour, we can do that too!
Let us create your Mudgee Moment® which will last forever.
We accept the NSW Dine & Discover vouchers on any of our tours. Each person on the booking may use one of their Discover vouchers to get a $25pp deduction. When booking a tour please enter the amount of vouchers you have. There is a limit of one per person. A deduction is given at the time of booking. Your voucher will then be scanned on the day of your tour. Valid until 30th June 2021. To apply for $100 worth of vouchers to spend in NSW click here .
Mudgee Wine Tasting
Mudgee Wine Tours
Pit Fire Lunch & Wine Tasting Tour
With the cooler months approaching why not sip and swirl your way around beautiful Mudgee finishing with lunch sitting around a pit fire enjoying soup and damper. This tour includes Baker Williams Distillery where you taste locally made spirits, Lowe Wine and finishes with lunch at a stunning winery where you can sit back relax and enjoy the atmosphere. Your host will make mulled wine over the fire for you to enjoy. This unique tour is available Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 1pm.
and all tasting fees
Excludes Tasting Fees & Lunch
Full Day Wine Tour
Escape to the country with a fun day touring the gorgeous vineyards of Mudgee.
With over 40 to choose from there is sure to be a wine you will enjoy. Our experienced guides will help you navigate through the choices and give you lots of laughs along the way! We visit 5 venues and there is a lunch stop in the middle of the tour. Operates 7 days.
Complimentary transfers to your accommodation are included. (*conditions apply)
Includes All Tasting Fees & Platter
Beer, Wine & Spirits
Join us each Saturday afternoon where you will visit a winery where you get to taste a flight of wines which are paired with a platter of the region's produce. The tour then continues to the Baker Williams Distillery where gin, butterscotch schnapps and liquors will delight your senses. Your afternoon finishes at the Mudgee Brewing Company for a flight of 4 craft beers. Try a Porter, Pale Ale or an IPA.
Morning Horse Ride,
& Half Day Winery Tour
Enjoy the great outdoors with a morning horse ride through a gorgeous bush setting. Wind through beautiful scenery and soak up the peace and serenity of the landscape. The horses are highly trained and your guide will take great care to ensure you have a wonderful experience.
After the ride enjoy a platter of regional produce and the region's finest wines.
We cater from beginners to experienced riders including children over the age of 12.
Available Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday Tour is all inclusive with no hidden costs.
There is a 100 kilo weight limit.
Hop on Hop Off
Full Day Tour
Create your own self guided tour around beautiful Mudgee, where you get to choose when you hop on or hop off the tour bus. Choose the wineries you would like to visit or where you would like to book lunch. Our tour buses run the route all day picking up and dropping off guests approximately every 60 minutes on a set timetable.
This tour is all about you and all about choice. Create your Mudgee Moment which will stay with you forever!
Excludes Tasting Fees & Lunch
Half Day Wine Tour
When looking for things to do in Mudgee, enjoy all our region has to offer in our action packed half day tour. You will be tempted with beautiful wines and also get to see this beautiful region. Our local guides are passionate about the area and will be sure to keep you entertained. Complimentary transfers to your accommodation (*conditions apply), along with water on board. Tour operates 7 days.
Tasting Fees & Tapas
Twilight Wine Tasting
Mudgee is renowned for its beautiful sunsets and what better way to enjoy them than with a twilight tour. The tour visits two wineries where you will taste whites, reds, rosé, fortified wine, bubbles and moscato. You then enjoy a range of tapas while the sun sets in the distance with a glass of wine (optional extra). This tour is the perfect start to your weekend as it is only available on Fridays from 4pm-8pm. Complimentary transfers are included.*
Premium Wine Tasting Tour
From the minute you join us on this amazing tour, you will be mesmerised by the passion and love our hosts have for their craft. On this all exclusive full day tour your senses will be tantalised by the gorgeous aromas of fine wine and amazing food. We have selected wineries where the service, quality and scenery is excellent.
Tasting fees, a delicious lunch and complimentary pickup from your accommodation* is included.
Available Thursday to Sunday 10am to 5pm.
Half Day & Full Day
This tour is perfect for a couple or a group of friends or family and is totally private. We won't include people you don't know. The tour showcases beautiful vineyards and cellar doors, cheese tastings, olive tastings, distillery and brewery but also has the added feature of optional extras to customise your experience. This tour is totally flexible and designed to allow you the freedom to see Mudgee your way. Whether you are celebrating an anniversary, birthday or special occasion, every option is covered.
*Please note: Accommodation transfers outside a 10 kilometre radius of Mudgee may incur
an extra fee.
The Mudgee Wine Region is quickly becoming a very popular place to enjoy award winning wines. With over 40 vineyards to choose from you are sure to find something you like.
Grapes were first grown in Mudgee from 1858 and the region has played a key role in the Australian wine story.
Discover why Mudgee is the food capital of Australia (2018) when you explore the area in our Mudgee Hopper. Your guides, Sandy and Maritza love the area and know their wines, having worked in the vineyards together. They will be only too happy to help you create your Mudgee Moment!
Meet the Guides
Although raised in the city, Maritza has come to love the local area in the five years she has spent in Mudgee. Love of people and working in the local wine industry has made her feel connected to the area, and has given her the desire to share it with others.
Born and raised on a dairy farm in Tasmania, Sandy's passion is sustainable living. She also has extensive knowledge on the local wines of Mudgee, having lived in the area for 11 years. Sharing her knowledge on farming life, wines, cooking and gardening is what makes her happy.
Please get in touch!
Do you have a question regarding one of our tours? Get in touch with us via the form below or chat with us in our chat box and we'll get back to you as soon as possible!
Country Escape Tours
Phone: 0492 836 105
Mon- Sun 10am-4pm