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Boutique Tours Australia

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Address: Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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+61 2 9436 1333

If you're looking for something personalised, flexible and unique, then...

If you're looking for something personalised, flexible and unique, then welcome to Boutique Tours Australia! Our multi award-winning, small-group tours are designed to get you away from the tourist traps, and immerse you in authentic experiences - showing you the very best of Australia, on Sydney's doorstep. From our wine tours visiting the boutique wineries of the Hunter Valley, to our exceptional wildlife tours which take you into the bush to see Australia's "Big 5" in the wild. In the Blue Mountains we stay away from the crowds to show you the beauty and solitude of this World Heritage-listed wilderness area. Luxury vehicles and enthusiastic, informative guides create a tailored, real experience. Boutique Wine Tours - our focus on the smaller, boutique wineries of the Hunter Valley ensures a personalised, relaxed feel as we meet the winemakers and winery owners themselves. We vary our itinerary daily, depending on the preferences of our small group of travellers, while flexible lunch options allow you to join us for a fabulous two course gourmet meal, a quick, tasty cafe lunch, or to do your own thing. Winner, Best Tour Hunter Valley four times! Boutique Wildlife Tours - travel to the stunning bushland of the Southern Highlands, just 90 minutes from Sydney, to see Australia's iconic wildlife in the wild - kangaroos, koalas, platypus, emus, wombats and a whole lot more. This afternoon / evening tour includes lunch or afternoon tea (seasonal variations), plus dinner in one of Australia's oldest pubs, before night-spotting in the Australian Bush. Boutique Mountain Tours - get away from the crowds and see the world famous Blue Mountains as they should be seen - from remote lookouts and peaceful bush walks. A focus on Aboriginal culture provides insight into this fascinating ancient culture, with lunch in the quaint mountains town of Leura, and return by stunning Harbour cruise. Small groups only, limited seats so please book early to avoid disappointment! Winner of numerous Tourism Awards, including Best Tour Operator in NSW. Please - come join us!

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One of the Best Tours Ever

Spent the day with Steve. One of the most knowledgeable, informed and entertaining guides on the planet. Learned about the animals (of course) but also about the history, the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mobile, United States
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Mobile, United States
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent the day with Steve. One of the most knowledgeable, informed and entertaining guides on the planet. Learned about the animals (of course) but also about the history, the flora, and lots of other things about Australia. Steve's personality and wit made the tour. Do not miss this one.

Thank BobHawg
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

If you are after a small group wildlife adventure in a pristine environment, the Australian Wildlife 4WD Tour from Sydney is the trip for you. Ben, our guide and driver, skillfully shared his extensive knowledge, with the enthusiasm and passion he feels about the subject. He tailored the tour based on our interests. We like to hike. So up the... More 

Thank Stephen W
Burnaby, Canada
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 5 March 2017

A friend and I booked two full day tours with Boutique - the Blue Mountains and the Hunter Valley wineries. We were dissatisfied with both tours. The tour guide was friendly but generally uninformed and prone to giving his opinion of issues which were not relevant to the tour eg. Climate change. Our guide also felt he needed to share... More 

Thank Knitwit02
BoutiqueToursAust, Owner at Boutique Tours Australia, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are pleased that you chose to travel with us on two occasions, but are very disappointed that we were unable to live up to your expectations across the two days. As part of our boutique tours, we encourage our tour guides to inject their own Australian flavour and personalities into each tour, based on... More 

Rome, Italy
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144 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We spent a day with Dan on a private reserve to see the beautiful animals of Australia. We saw kangaroos, wombats, amazing birds, lizards, a platypus and many others but were unable to find the elusive koala. But we saw the others. We started at midday and returned around 11:00 p.m. We did hikes, ate lovely meals, enjoyed Dan's commentary... More 

Thank ANF1111
Richmond, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I'd love to give this tour a higher rating but what didn't work had a bigger impact than what did. We took a full day Blue Mountains tour. On the positive side, the tour was a small bus so you weren't stuck with 50 other people all day. The stops within the Blue Mountains were excellent, with great views, some... More 

Thank LGRichmond
Brad L, Owner at Boutique Tours Australia, responded to this review

We are very sorry that your experience with the guide detracted from your otherwise enjoyable day in the Blue Mountains. Our guides are all very experienced and take pride in delivering a great day out for our guests every time, but it appears that during the very busy and hot period over summer that your guide lost some of their... More 

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Take it from me - if you are looking for a great Hunter Valley wine tour, then you could do a lot worse than go with this company if you get Steve as your guide. His friendly Aussie manner and banter is supplemented by great knowledge of wine and local history, which helps to make the two hour journey fly... More 

Thank GrumpsDC
Geneva, Switzerland
1 review
Reviewed 8 February 2017

nice and friendly tour with small group of person. First visit of Featherdale wildlife parc with kangooroos, dingos koalas.... Then stop for a lovely view of the mountains. Lunch in a place with good food very efficient service. Then arborigena s show and walk near the 3sisters. What i liked in this tour is that is very flexible because of... More 

Thank christianmiceli
Venice, California, United States
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Small group tour was nice, but the tour its self wasn't so great. The bus drops you off at several viewing points for the Blue Mountains, but you don't get to do any real walking into the bush or any sort of hiking to see the mountains from different areas. The tour guide was somewhat rude to my mother and... More 

Thank DeeTravels94
BoutiqueToursAust, Owner at Boutique Tours Australia, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback on your recent Blue Mountains tour. We are very pleased that you enjoyed the small group nature of the tour and the fantastic animals at Featherdale Wildlife Park. We apologise sincerely if you felt that your guide was somewhat rude as this was certainly not intended. All of our guides love sharing the Blue Mountains... More 

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Reviewed 29 January 2017

Fabulous day, well-paced with a knowledgeable and friendly guide (we're talking about you Steve), whose enthusiasm and attention to detail helped bring together a bunch of strangers, whose only initial common denominator was sharing a bus on the day. Small groups are a bonus and by the end of the day, 14 of us were firm friends. Three vineyards and... More 

Thank Susie P
Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Highly recommend the wildlife tour which we recently did with guide Cliff. It was a fantastic day. We had difficulty finding the animals initially but Cliff did not give up and we saw a koala, field of kangaroos, wombat, platypus plus more. Wonderfully well organised and our guide was incredibly informative on all sorts of subjects with a great sense... More 

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