The McLaren Vale is one of Australia's renowned wine regions that is famous for producing some the worlds best wines. Nestled between the Mt Lofty Ranges and the beaches of Gulf St Vincent you will find over 60 Cellar Doors dotted throughout the McLaren Vale region. Located just 40 minutes South from Adelaide its an easy drive to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. With a reputation as a gourmet hot spot in South Australia it is no wonder that people flock to the area to sample the local delights.
Choose from hotels, retreats, motels, B&Bs and backpackers as you base as you explore the magic of the McLaren Vale area and its surrounds.
The McLaren Vale stands at the gateway to the Fleurieu Peninsula with its wide variety of attractions, nature spots and coastline.
There are numerous wineries to visit and sample the local wines such as d'Arenberg Wines, Merrivale Wines, Wirra Wirra Vineyards to name just a few. If wine is not for you then why not try the 6 km Willunga to McLaren Vale Linear Trail following the tracks of the disused railway line or visit the local art galleries.