The Clare Valley wine region is one of the brightest jewels in South Australia’s crown.Within easy striking distance of Adelaide, it makes a perfect destination for day trips or weekend getaways.
Centred on the quiet town of Clare, the region’s vineyards stretch for miles around.
Its varieties are the toast of wine lovers around the world and a laid back bus tour of the famous valley will have even the most sceptical of wine drinkers raising their glass.
If you’d rather see the area at your own pace you can easily hire a bicycle and take a tour of your own along the popular Reisling Trail, which will take you past the cellardoors of some of the areas finest producers.
Of course, you can find plenty of hidden gems off the beaten track as well, and that’s what has made this area one of South Australia’s favourite getaway destinations.
Just hire a bicycle and take a slow ride around the region to see and taste the best it has to offer.