Granite Belt Bicycle Tours are the only bicycle tour company in Queensland’s premier wine region. They provide you with top quality bicycles and all the accessories you need to ensure an enjoyable, relaxing day of cycling. Their aim is to offer you great, value-for-money leisure cycling through the beautiful Granite Belt region of Queensland. They can guide you around while you discover boutique wines, gourmet local produce, fruit orchards and ever-changing scenery with four distinct seasons. Their guided tour is a half day experience that is suitable for most active people.
For the more independent traveler you can choose one of their self-guided packages that include maps and a pick up service at the end of your day for yourself and all of your local purchases.
By bicycle is the only way to appreciate this beautiful region. Its the only place in Queensland where you can cycle from cellar door to cellar door on quiet country roads and taste local produce. It is a hidden gem for cyclists, wine connoisseurs and foodies. Queensland’s very own Mediterranean experience without the long hall flight.
Experience the coolest bike tours in Queensland.
Service TypesFood and Wine Tours Walking and Biking Tours
MembershipRegional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
This half-day fully guided Castles, Cafe’s and Cabernet bicycle adventure tour starts at a ‘castle’ deep within state forest. You’ll stretch your legs first as you explore the eerie caves and take a short walk up to the lookout for the magnificent view. You’ll then set off on your bike to experience the vastness of the region’s apple orchards, small produce farms and vineyards.
You may encounter a local kangaroo or two on the quiet country roads not to mention the alpacas, cows, sheep and colourful birdlife. You’ll stop to taste locally made produce including farmhouse cheese at a working dairy farm and cheese factory and sample award-winning wines right at the cellar door. This tour is fully guided and all purchases will be collected by their vehicle. The distance is approximately 18 kilometres. This tour is suitable for anyone who has a basic level of fitness and can ride a bike on sealed and unsealed roads. Tour includes morning tea and all tastings, bike, helmet and knowledgeable guide.
Granite Belt Bicycle Tours is offering you this one-off experience to ride through an orchard, pick apples straight off the tree and have an unforgettable Granite Belt adventure.
Don’t forget to bring along your special someone – after all, it is Valentine’s weekend!
What you get:-
Collection from your Stanthorpe CBD* accommodation around 8:30 am and transported to the ride start.
Fully guided bicycle tour of approximately 15 kilometres (bicycle and helmet included)
Visit a working apple farm and ride through the apple orchard and the opportunity to meet the farmer and find out more about apple growing.
Delicious lunch platter at the local cheese factory.
Wine tastings at two cellar doors.
A glass of bubbles.
Return transport to your accommodation at the end of the tour.