People in Australia have been drinking beer as long as they have been making it, and no place produces more beer like the Aussie breweries. Australia has long prided itself as being a beer drinking country. Whether you prefer drinking wheat beers, craft beers, pumpkin beers, light beers, etc, a city like Melbourne is bound to have a brewery that caters to your preferences. But in a place with so many breweries like Melbourne, how do you decide which among them to visit? Well read on to find out!
To start with, Australia'ÃÂs favourite pastimes are hanging out in pubs with mates, playing, walking and relaxing in the beaches and barbecuing in different places, for instance, picnic spots. However if you want to learn more about the beer you are drinking, then you may want to take a guided tour in a brewery that produces it. In there, you will learn all the processes of beer production and sample a variety of them while still fresh from the production line.
Aussie Brewery Tours are not just about drinking all the beer your stomach can hold, they are also about eating great foods and travelling in comfortable air conditioned buses or coaches under the guidance of knowledgeable driver guides that are dedicated to the history and culture of the local inhabitants and region as well.These guides guarantee travellers a great touring experience around the region and breweries of interest.
Aussie Brewery Tours are normally run from Melbourne city centre, six days a week. The tours are usually closed on Tuesdays. While on these tours, visitors tour two regions; the inner city and Yarra Valley Cider and Ale trail. Inner city brewery tours are normally run on Wednesdays while Yarra Cider and ale trail breweries tour on other days of the week. In both tours, guests visit 3-4 breweries of interest. While in these tours, guests are offered excellent lunch, tasting paddles and brewery floor expeditions. Within a range of $150 to $500, you will get a guided tour around the breweries of your choice.
Melbourne breweries are located id different parts of the city and allow guests to visit. The best way to travel to these breweries is to arrange for a hired bus, minibus or coach. These buses come with a driver who also acts as the tour guide. The tour guide cum bus driver is quite knowledgeable on the best places and breweries to visit and the region as a whole.
Here are top three breweries you might want to tour while on an Aussie Brewery Tour excursion. The Mountain Goat Brewery , James Squire Brewhouse and The 3 Ravens Brewery.
We can arrange transport for groups of any size to Aussie Brewery Tours in Melbourne, please call or send us an email for more information.