The Valente Private Experience – Half or Full Day

Totally customize your Hunter Valley experience for your small private group.

  • Half Day or Full Day charter period.
  • Up to 8 passengers included in flat rate charter price.
  • VIP treatment for experiencing wine country.
  • Private charter of our luxurious Mercedes Benz Valente.
  • Knowledgeable and entertaining chauffeur / tour guide.
  • Customisable tour with optional extra activities (you choose).
  • See kangaroos and local wildlife.
  • Pickup and dropoff to your wine country accommodation.

Only $600 half day or $1,200 full day flat rate, (includes up to 8 passengers)


Perfect for small groups, this half day or full day private wine tour includes private charter in our luxury Mercedes Benz Valente for up to 8 passengers with our experienced ‘local’ guide / driver to help you discover a side of the Hunter Valley only a local can show you. Set your own agenda or let us guide you to make the most of your visit.

Totally customise this tour the way you like with our optional extras, (at extra price), to have the most amazing experience the Hunter Valley can provide.

This is by far the most flexible way to experience our Hunter Valley in the way only a local can show you. We love and are proud of ‘The Hunter’ and love to share the best of it with you. We can accommodate any personal request and can call on friends in the places you want to visit and make it a time to look back on with fond memories. Or after consulting you, we can learn what you are looking for and then trust us to find an experience that you will love.

Your tour is truly private and we will never include other people you don’t know. We pick you up from your wine country accommodation and drop you back there after a fabulous time. You will indulge tasting outstanding and rare wine, you will learn & laugh as you meet some of the true characters of this region and will love the Hunter Valley even more.

As our name suggests; we love good wine and we love good food, but don’t take it all too seriously. Book your experience now, you are sure to have a great time and when you’ve finished with all the fun simply say “Take me home Fatty”.

How to Book this Private Wine Tour

Step 1

Select Charter and Date

Includes car hire and driver/guide for up to 8 passengers.

Price = Half Day $600. Full Day $1,200.


Step 2

Select Optional Extras

Upgrade your charter with multiple activities, picnic packs and pickup locations.

Price = Extra price per option as shown.

Step 3

Confirm Your Booking

Review order and instantly reserve your date with your payment details.

Total Price = Charter + Extras.

Optional Extras

The following activities can be added to your private charter during the check-out process, (at extra price), to customise your experience. Remember to only include as many activities that fit within your charters time duration. (Half Day Charter = 3 hrs. Full Day Charter = 6 hrs.)

2 hrsWinemaker Lunch

Enjoy a private sit-down lunch with one of Australia’s leading winemakers and experience the true passion of Hunter Valley Wine Country as you’re entertained one-on-one by the most influential behind-the-scenes characters including:

Includes two course luncheon at a top Hunter Valley restaurant (The Cellar, Esca, Muse Kitchen), as well as select wines from the winemaker, (min 2 guests).

$535 (2 people). $610 (3 people). $685 (4 people).

1.5 hrsWinery Tour @ Brokenwood Wines

Learn the art of winemaking with a private guided tour and wine tasting at the iconic Brokenwood Wines

$40 per person

1.5 hrsCheese and Wine Matching

A fun-filled and educational experience at the Two Fat Blokes Kitchen where you’re guided through the process of finding your ‘match made in heaven’.

$30 per person

1 hrBalloon Flight

There is something magical about experiencing the sunrise through hot air balloon rides in Hunter Valley with Beyond Ballooning. (min 2 passengers).

$510 per person

10 minHelicopter Lunch Flight

During lunch thrill your senses with a guided scenic flight over the picturesque vineyards and changing terrain, (min 2 / max 4 passengers), with Slattery Helicopter Charters.

$115 per person

15 minsHelicopter Home Flight

Top off your day with a thrilling, scenic flight from your last stop, over Wine Region and back to your Pokolbin area accommodation, (min 2 / max 4 passengers), with Slattery Helicopter Charters.

$200 per person

Picnic Amongst the Vines

Get romantic, or enjoy the vines at your own pace, with our pre-arranged picnic packs filled with gourmet goodies… insta-picnic!

from $30 per pack

30 minVintage Vertical Tasting @ McLeish Estate

A guided vertical tasting through benchmark varietals with a comparison of vintages and education on the flavour profiles.

$10 per person

Miss Mays Luxury Picnic

Create unforgettable memories with Miss Mays Picnics, perfect for marriage proposals or anniversaries. Indulge in the most wonderful, romantic picnic for your special occasion after your tour… Could life get any better!

We’ll set you up in a gorgeous vineyard setting with tasteful and luxurious styling, including fresh cut flowers, comfy handmade imported rugs & cushions and the highest quality grazing boards. more

Deluxe Date Night Package = $500 per couple.
Group Package (up to 10 people) = $750 flat rate.
Group Package (over 10 people) = $75 per person.

Operating Details

Half Day Charter (Morning): 10am-1pm
Half Day Charter (Afternoon): 2pm-5pm.
Full Day Charter: 10am-4pm.

Pickup times can be up to 45mins prior to tour start time depending on your location.
5 to 8 Guests.
There is no minimum restriction to book, (singles and couples can book this tour), but there is a minimum number of 5 people needed to operate this tour. We do our best to make sure every tour runs, keeping you well informed of the tour status in your post booking communication and work with you to find a suitable arrangement if the tour is cancelled, like scheduling you on another suitable tour or a refund.

Transport for this Half or Full Day

wine tasting hunter valley transport

You will be chauffeured in one our comfortable Mercedes Benz Valente vans with maximum seating up to 8 guests providing easy access to boutique locations. We can accommodate larger private groups on special request.

Pick-up and drop-off will be direct to your accommodation from the following locations only, (included free with this tour):

Cessnock Lovedale Nulkaba Pokolbin Rothbury

Note: Due to the time restrictions of this tour no other locations are available for pick-ups. We do not pick-up from Sydney.

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Reviews for The Valente Private Experience

Highest Reviewed Tour Company in NSW

Lovely day – highly recommend

Great service and great knowledge. Lovely boutique vineyards – lunch, cheese, chocolate and wine! What more could you want?! Took the pain out of organizing. And was a great day. Thanks guys 🙂

Great guide

We did a full day tour with Bryan who went above and beyond to tailor the day to our requests. Bryan was information and great fun and made the day extremely enjoyable.

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