Customise your own Hunter Valley wine tour choosing from the Central Pokolbin or Boutique Lovedale Timetable and explore the region’s sort after Cellar Doors, Breweries, Vodka Distillery, Cheese Shops, Smokehouse, Chocolate Shops, Casual to Fine Dining Restaurants, Shopping and more – all at your own pace!
Get the most out of your day hopping on and off as many times as you like with our unlimited Day Hopper Pass! Or book a Half Day Hopper (valid for 3 hours) for a “snap shot” tour. Simply join the tour by boarding the bus at any stop listed on the timetable or book complimentary transfers (valid with a Full Day Hopper) from your accommodation in Pokolbin, Lovedale and Cessnock (transfers are prior to service starting and after service finishes only). For accommodation outside this area (please enquire) transfers are available for small cost extra (pricing below). Exploring the beautiful Hunter Region has never been more affordable, flexible and enjoyable than aboard iHop Hunter Valley!
The iHop difference:-
Plan your own itinerary or we can assist you plan your day
Enjoy the full cellar door tasting menu (not a group tasting list)!
Join us for a full day, half day or a couple of stops – start and finish when you want!
Continuous loop – visit as many stops as you like in your day!
Explore in your time – stay for one stop or for as many stops as you like!
Unlimited access to bus with complimentary storage boxes/esky on-board
Central Pokolbin operates Thursday – Monday and Boutique Lovedale operates on Saturdays
Enjoy a full day out for $49pp and purchase more Hunter Valley gems to enjoy back home!
Pre-book to secure your seat on the bus (bookings essential Saturdays, Sundays & peak times)
Walk-On’s welcome (subject to seating availability) – we accept; cash, Eftpos, Visa or Mastercard
Professional, knowledgeable and experienced designated drivers
Adult Full Day Hopper $49 / Half Day Hopper $30 (valid 3 hours including return) Fly ‘n’ Hop (joint Day Hopper and Helicopter flight) From $109 Child Full Day Hopper (4-12 years) $25 / Half Day Hopper $18 (valid 3 hours including return) Adult One Way Hop $12 / Adult Return Hop $20 (visit any stop and a return) Child One Way Hop (4-12 years) $6/ Child Return Hop $10 (visit any stop and a return)
Adult One Way Accommodation Transfer $10 / Adult Return Accommodation Transfer $15 Child One Way Accommodation Transfer (4-12 years) $6 / Child Return Accommodation Transfer $10
NOTE: Accommodation transfers available from Pokolbin, Cessnock, Nulkaba, Lovedale and Rothbury. Please enquire for other surrounding areas. Accommodation transfers occur prior to service starting and after service finishes only. Transfers are not available from Sydney.
Terms & Conditions
For groups of 5 or more bookings are essential (maximum group size of 7 on Saturdays, long weekends and during peak periods and events).
Subject to seating availability, payments can be made on the day by cash, eftpos, visa or mastercard, or to guarantee your seat, bookings can be processed via our website or over the phone by credit card (regrettably, no refunds or discounts given for non-attendees or change of mind – transfers to another day may be accepted with prior approval by management if notice given).
Sundays operate by appointment (minimum numbers required in order for tour to operate). Walk-ons are welcome if the bus is operating.
For groups of 8 or more (N/A Saturdays, long weekends and during peak periods and events) it is advisable to book tastings in directly with the cellar doors.
Allow additional travel time during peak periods and events.