Tour de North East Victoria - Active (Guided)
- Duration: 6 Days (approx.)
- Location: Rutherglen, Vic
- Product code: PAARPW
Explore the gourmet region of North East Victoria in style. Visit the historic towns of Beechworth and Yackandanah, cycle the paved Murray to Mountains Rail Trail, enjoy special wine tastings, farm gate visits & superb award winning restaurants. Includes 6 nights quality accommodation with 2 nights in beautiful Bright at the end of your ride. Guided dates and self guided options available.
Day 1: Arrive Beechworth
Arrive anytime on your first day, and check into your accommodation (centrally located B&B style property). There is no cycling on your arrival day so enjoy Beechworth's ambiance before meeting your group at your first included meal this evening, D
Day 2: Cycling to Yackandandah
Today we cycle the new trail extension to the lovely town of Yackandandah (25km), where we enjoy a visit to a local gin distillery followed by lunch, enjoy some time in the town before we transfer back to Beechworth for the evening where you have a free night to try one of the many local restaurants. B,L.
Day 3 - Cycle to Milawa
Today cycle to the gourmet hub of Milawa (35kms). Enjoy a tasting @ Milawa Cheese, followed by a platter style Lunch @ nearby winery. Tonight stay at the Lancemore Milawa and enjoy a 2 Course Dinner. B,L,D
Day 4 - Cycle to Myrtleford
Cycle to Myrtleford (45kms). Lunch at Gapsted with an exclusive food/wine pairing. Stay at stunning hillside Panoramia Villas with amazing views of the Victoria Alps and down the Alpine Valley. Enjoy dinner in the town tonight. B,L,D
Day 5 - Cycle to Bright
Cycle to Bright (30kms) on the Rail Trail under majestic mountain scenery, visit a Pumpkin Seed Farm before lunch @ beautiful Ringer Reef Winery. Arriving into picturesque Bright, enjoy time to explore some of the many offerings from breweries to whisky bars. Dinner at your leisure tonight. B,L.
Day 6 - Bright
Today we have a the option of cycling the new extension to Harrietville, this is a lovely part of the trail and perfect opportunity for a well earned lunch at the end of the ride. We share a final group dinner in Bright to celebrate our riding achievements. B,D.
Day 7 - Onward Transfers
Transfer to back to Beechworht, Albury for onward flights or Wangaratta for onward train services to Sydney or Melbourne. B.