Fruit Picking Tours
Fruit Picking Tours – Looking for a delightful and hands-on experience on the Mornington Peninsula? Fruit picking tours offer a fantastic opportunity to immerse yourself in nature, support local farmers, and savor the taste of freshly harvested produce. Whether you’re a local seeking weekend fun or a traveler in search of an authentic Australian adventure, these fruit picking destinations around the Mornington Peninsula are sure to captivate.
1. Sunny Orchard Haven Fruit Picking Tour
🍎 Location: Situated amidst the stunning landscapes of the Mornington Peninsula.
🍎 Highlights: Apple and pear picking, guided orchard tours, breathtaking views.
🍎 Season: March to May for apple picking, January to April for pears.
2. Sunny Ridge Farms
🍓 Location: A short distance from the peninsula, offering expansive berry fields.
🍓 Highlights: Strawberry, blueberry, and raspberry picking, farm-to-table experiences.
🍓 Season: November to January for strawberries, December to February for blueberries.
3. Citrus Grove Retreat Fruit Picking Tour
🍊 Location: Nestled in the heart of the Mornington Peninsula, featuring fragrant citrus groves.
🍊 Highlights: Orange, mandarin, and lemon picking, orchard walks, serene ambiance.
🍊 Season: May to September for citrus fruits.
4. Stonefruit Paradise
🍑 Location: A charming spot on the peninsula, boasting lush stonefruit orchards.
🍑 Highlights: Peach, nectarine, and plum picking, family-friendly activities.
🍑 Season: December to February for stonefruit.
5. Vineyard Harvest Experience
🍇 Location: Within reach of the Mornington Peninsula, offering a wine-country charm.
🍇 Highlights: Grape harvesting, wine tasting sessions, vineyard picnics.
🍇 Season: February to April for grape picking.
6. Exotic Oasis Farm Fruit Picking Tour
🍍 Location: A hidden gem on the peninsula, featuring tropical and exotic fruits.
🍍 Highlights: Mango, kiwi, and passion fruit picking, tropical garden exploration.
🍍 Season: November to February for mangoes, April for kiwis.
7. Cherry Blossom Orchards
🍒 Location: A picturesque spot near the Mornington Peninsula, showcasing cherry orchards.
🍒 Highlights: Cherry picking, wagon rides, artisanal cherry products.
🍒 Season: November to December for cherries.
8. Olive Grove Getaway
🫒 Location: Tucked away on the Mornington Peninsula, surrounded by serene olive groves.
🫒 Highlights: Olive picking, olive oil tasting, relaxation in nature.
🫒 Season: April to June for olive harvesting.
Before embarking on your fruit picking tour:
- Confirm the availability of fruit picking activities and the current harvesting season.
- Dress comfortably with sturdy footwear and suitable attire for outdoor activities.
- Remember to carry sunscreen, hats, and water to stay protected and hydrated.
- Show respect for the environment and follow the guidance of the farm staff.
So, if you’re seeking a taste of rural life and a memorable day out, these fruit picking tours around the Mornington Peninsula promise an enriching experience. Embrace the chance to support local farmers and relish the joys of harvesting.
- Coffee and/or Tea
- Friendly & Informative Guide
- Pickup from Selected Hotels
- WiFi on board
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Meals other than as stated
Our Fruit Picking Tours begins with pickup from central Melbourne hotels, where you board a Wi-Fi-equipped minivan. Travel through the beautiful beach beach road. Gaze at the dramatic coastline of Melbourne. Stop for lunch (at your own expense) before relaxing during the journey back to your departure point.
- Traveller pickup is offered.
- Pickup is only available from the list of hotels provided upon checkout. Your pickup will be between 7am-8am depending on which hotel you selected. Your exact meeting time will be provided after a booking is placed. This tour returns to Melbourne at approximately 8pm-9pm.
- Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
- Returns to original departure point
- Wheelchair accessible Vans available on request.
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Infant seats available
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Most travellers can participate
- Large bags, strollers, prams, baby capsules, luggage & walkers cannot be brought on board
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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