Explore Victoria's High Country
At the foothills of the High Country is this charming little town known for its gourmet food and wine, nature walks, wildlife, village feel, and the world’s best Gin – all things that have been attracting Melburnians and other out-of-towners to this patch of paradise in recent years.
Just a stone's throw from the Yarra Valley, you can spend a day tasting some of the finest prosecco, and eating your way through some of the best local produce Victoria has to offer at any of the world-class wineries nearby such as Zonzo Estate and Rochford Wines.
And when the day is done, rest up at RACV Healesville Country Club and Resort, which you can use as a base to explore the rest Victoria’s spectacular High Country.
You can also indulge at the Yarra Valley One Spa to really make it a relaxing week.
Not many views can outshine the ones you’ll find in the King Valley. With rolling hills and vineyards that might just remind you of Tuscany, the King Valley is a secret hideaway becoming better known as the years pass.
Spend the day at Pizzini Wines, where this family-owned winery teaches you the art of Italian food and wine, produced right here in Victoria. There are also several other incredible wine tours in the King Valley region and beyond, perfect for relaxing and enjoying time with loved ones.
And don’t forget to visit Milawa Cheese for some delectable locally made cheeses – it’s a must when in the King Valley!
Mansfield is a nature lovers’ paradise, with plenty of options for horse riding, hiking, mountain biking, skiing in winter, and any other adventure sport you can think of.
Take the Alpine Helicopter Charter and see the High Country from above, try out the numerous bushwalks around the area, or relax a little more visiting the many beautiful gardens at the High Country Maze.
And when you’ve finished adventuring for the day, relax at any one of Mansfield’s pubs and try some of the outstanding local produce.