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Barossa Valley

Barossa Valley

Barossa Valley

Quick facts about Barossa Valley

  • Name: Barossa Valley
  • Location: Near Adelaide, Australia
  • Type of attraction: Nature/Valley
  • Ticket price: Free

The Barossa Valley, in South Australia, is a world known wine-producing area, located just northeast of Adelaide. The area includes towns like Tanunda, Angaston and Nuriootpa, as well as a variety of high-profile wineries offering tours and cellar-door degustations. The regional specialty is the Shiraz grapes. The region-wide stone cottages and Lutheran churches are testimony to a wave of German immigrants from the 19th century.

If you are wine lover, day tours from Adelaide to go for wine tasting and try some delicious food would be the best escape fro, the city.

Hahndorf and Barossa Wine Experience

Top hotels near Barossa Valley

InterContinental Adelaide

InterContinental Adelaide

InterContinental Adelaide is situated on the banks of the Torrens River, next to the Adelaide Festival Centre, the Adelaide Convention Center and the Adelaide Casino. Every room and suite has spectacular views of the city and a spacious marble bathroom.

Pullman Adelaide

Pullman Adelaide

Located in the heart of Adelaide's city center on Hindmarsh Square, Pullman Adelaide is just a 15-minute walk from local attractions such as the fashion boutiques of Rundle Street and the vibrant café community. The Barossa Valley and Mclaren Vale...

Stamford Plaza Adelaide

Stamford Plaza Adelaide

Stamford Plaza Adelaide is conveniently located in the popular Central Business District area. Featuring a complete list of amenities, guests will find their stay at the property a comfortable one. Service-minded staff will welcome and guide you at the Stamford...

Travel info about Adelaide and Australia

Adelaide, Australia

Adelaide: a 20-minute city

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Interesting facts about Barossa Valley

  • The name Barossa means Hill of Roses and it is spelled incorrectly (instead of ‘Barosa’) due to incorrect transcription.
  • Some of the oldest wines in the world could be found here, some of them older than 120 years.
  • There are 755 grape growers in Barossa Valley. For comparison, there are about 450 in the famous Napa Valley.
Barossa Valley Intimate Winery Tour via Adelaide Hills

Safe travels!

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