10-20 January 2019

DeTours

LDOT

A brand new, prestigious food and wine experience awaits you at the 2019 Santos Tour Down Under - get ready to DeTour to the best of the race regions!

DeTours brings friends, food and wine together as part of the Santos Tour Down Under, as we organise a whole day for you, filled with wine tastings, behind-the-scenes experiences of the race, and scrumptious lunch with fantastic viewing of the race!

Dates

  • DeTour Adelaide Hills: Thursday 17 January 2018 - Stage 3 (Lobethal to Uraidla) View itinerary below SOLD OUT
  • DeTour McLaren Vale: Sunday 20 January - Stage 6 (McLaren Vale to Willunga Hill) View itinerary below

Tickets are $195 per person*, per day, and includes:

  • Morning coffees and pastries
  • Reserved viewing area at the start of the race, including an exclusive supervised pre-race track walkthrough of the teams.
  • Cellar door experience with a wine tasting, including bread and cheeses
  • Sumptuous sit-down lunch with premium wines, beer and ciders
  • Return bus transfers from the City of Adelaide Tour Village

For booking enquiries, please call +61 8 8463 4701 / 08 8463 4701

* Guests must be aged 18 years or over at the time of the event.

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DeTour Adelaide Hills - Thursday 17 January


8.00am: Meet in the City of Adelaide Tour Village in Victoria Square, by Grinders Coffee

8.15am Guided walk through of City of Adelaide Tour Village

Begin your behind the scenes walk through of the City of Adelaide Tour Village, whilst sipping coffee provided by Grinders Coffee. Have the chance to see the Santos Tour Down Under teams prepare for the days' race, before heading off to meet them at the start line.

8.45am Transfer from Victoria Square to Lobethal

10.00am Arrive Main Street, Lobethal

Experience an exclusive walk through the Santos Tour Down Under start line and team preparation area for Stage 3 where you will view the Race start from a reserved viewing area whilst nibbling on a selection of pastries provided just for you.

This stage is following a new route for 2019 beginning in Lobethal before travelling through the Adelaide Hills and finishing in picturesque Uraidla. Here, the race will sweep through town on numerous occasions before finishing in the main street. 

11.00am Stage start 

11.05am Depart Main Street, Lobethal for Golding Wines

11.20am Arrive Golding Wines

Enjoy a tasting at Golding Wines situated on the outskirts of the township of Lobethal, complete with stunning surroundings overlooking the estate gardens and vineyards. This tasting will provide an introduction to their award-winning wines, and will be accompanied with fresh bread, cheese and olive oil. 

12.30pm Depart Goldings Wines for Lost in a Forest

1.05pm Arrive Lost in a Forest

Enjoy a selection of seafood based shared platters and SA focused gourmet pizzas from this award-winning pizza restaurant! Lunch will be served trackside where the race will sweep past on five occasions before finishing in the main street of Uraidla, within easy walking distance from the venue.

2.39pm Race Finish

Head down to the finish line to view the Race finish from a reserved viewing area.

3.45pm Depart Uraidla for Adelaide

4.45pm Arrive Hilton Hotel Adelaide


DeTour McLaren Vale - Sunday 20 January

8.00am Meet in the City of Adelaide Tour Village in Victoria Square, by Grinders Coffee 

8.15am Transfer from Victoria Square to Hickinbotham Clarendon Vineyard  

9.00am Arrive Hickinbotham Clarendon Vineyard  

Enjoy a tasting at Hickinbotham Clarendon Vineyard situated on 200 acres with breathtaking surrounds. This exclusive experience will include a wine tasting with a light offering of bread and cheeses.

9.45am Transfer from Hickinbotham Clarendon Vineyard to McLaren Vale  

10.25am: Arrive Main Street, McLaren Vale

Experience an exclusive walk through the Santos Tour Down Under start line and team preparation area for Stage 6 where you will view the Race start from a reserved viewing area whilst nibbling on a selection of pastries provided just for you.

This stage is a favourite for the spectators, and this year MAC Stage 6 will decide the official winner of the Santos Tour Down Under. The day starts in McLaren Vale, famous for its winemaking. The town is sure to be in party mode before the peloton heads for the iconic Willunga Hill, where fans flock to the side of the road to cheer on their heroes.

11.10am: Stage start

11.20am: Depart Main Street, McLaren Vale for Salopian Inn

11.30am: Arrive Salopian Inn   

Enjoy a succulent lunch trackside where the race will sweep past on three occasions before finishing at the top of the iconic Willunga Hill.

The Salopian Inn in McLaren Vale reopened with an inspired refit of the original 1851 homestead. They offer contemporary Australian cuisine with a regional and seasonal menu, the home of Heirloom Vineyard wines, an exceptional local and international wine cellar and a tantalising list of exotic gin. 

2.58pm: Race Finish

3.15pm: Depart McLaren Vale for Adelaide

4.30pm: Arrive Hilton Hotel Adelaide  


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