Fruit Picking Melbourne Private Tour

1-6 people
AUD 799 per group
7-10 people
AUD 849 per group
11-24 people
AUD 1049 per group
BOOK NOW payment not required

A yummy adventure with fruit picking near Melbourne, and other treats for a sweet tooth. You can enjoy all-you-can-eat berries on strawberry and cherry farms in the harvest season.

Prices for groups bigger than 24 people are available upon request.

Cherry farms, strawberry fields and vineyards are scattered on Melbourne’s outskirts. We suggest you combine your farm life experience with the opportunity to receive gastronomic pleasure. A captivating collection of berries from the Strawberry Farms in the Yarra Valley near Melbourne await you.

Tour Code: M27

What You can expect during the Fruit Picking Melbourne private tour

Melbourne CBD Hotel pick-up and drop-off.
Touring minibus with English speaking guide.
Bottled water along the way

The tour Price includes

  • Pick up and drop-off by the registered and fully insured vehicle from/to Melbourne Metropolitan Area.
  • Pre-booked itinerary optimised in terms of travel time and your preferences.
  • Professional, Experienced and Industry Accredited Driver-Guide.
  • Bluetooth connection to play your music on board, bottled water and cool box.
  • Fuel, tolls and parking costs.

Not included in tour price

  • Lunch cost
  • Berries and fruit picking cost

General Itinerary

Blue Hills Berries and Cherries
We will meet you in the morning and on a comfortable minibus journey to Blue Hills Berries and Cherries for fruit picking near Melbourne. The Chapman family farm has been cultivating vast plantations of strawberries, cherries, raspberries, blueberries and other berries for over 120 years. The secrets of abundant harvests are passed down in the family business from generation to generation. Blue Hills Berries and Cherries is the most well-known producer of both fresh berries.

On this farm, you can experience the joy of strawberry picking by hand, or have a garden walk and pick cherries from a sweet cherry tree only an hour away from Melbourne. While you are harvesting the berries you can consume them as you please, without limitation. You can then look into the farmer’s shop and discover the delicious handicrafts and sweets from the berries grown on this very farm.

The gardens and berry plantations are accessible from November to May, the availability of picking these berries is dependent on their ripeness and weather.

Rayners Orchards
We will continue our fruity adventure in the Rayners Orchards. There, also in the Yarra Valley, you can pick fruits and partake in a tractor excursion through the farm among the fruit trees. All you need to do is reach out and snag some fruit!

In the extensive gardens of the Rayners Orchards, more than 450 species of fruit trees and shrubs grow – peaches, nectarines, plums, apricots, tamarillo, pomegranate, persimmon, figs, feijoa, guava, kiwi, Dutch medlar and various citrus fruits. Almost all year round, guests of this farm can collect fruit and berries as they please. The farm offers the greatest wealth of choice in the period from November to August. Especially popular among tourists is picking cherries and other berries near Melbourne.

You will enjoy the abundance and variety of delicious fruits that you can try, moving from one tree to another. You might discover the unique taste of the Inca berry and the strawberry sort of Guava. You can also try traditional European sorts of fruit and berries.

Before we leave the Rayners Orchards you can visit the farmer’s shop, which offers a large variety of fruit products – jams, chutneys, compotes, dried fruits, pure fruit juices, and fruitcakes.

Yarra Valley Chocolaterie
Our journey isn’t limited to visits to strawberry farms near Melbourne and picking berries. Before we return to Melbourne, we can stop for chocolate and ice cream at the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie. At the famous chocolate factory, you can sample delicious sweets and desserts and enjoy ice cream made from local milk.

Upon completion of the tour, you will be taken back to a specified address.

This tour can be extended with the Penguin Parade during the summmer season. We will provide you a special price upon request


Tour is available on a daily basis
Tour begins at 09.00
Tour finishes at 18.00
1-6 people
AUD 799 per group
7-10 people
AUD 849 per group
11-24 people
AUD 1049 per group
BOOK NOW payment not required

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