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Country Trails Private Tours

| Sydney CBD Hotels, Sydney, New South Wales 2049, Australia
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Private Hunter Valley Wine-Tasting Day Tour from Sydney
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An owner-operated tour business, Glenn offers small-group private Hunter Valley wine tours plus tours to the Blue Mountains,South Coast and Southern Highlands, and Sydney City. Experience popular tourist attractions or get off the beaten track. Tour times and itineraries are flexible. Travel in a luxury Mercedes Viano tour vehicle with comfortable seating for up to seven passengers. A family-friendly service with child seats available upon request.
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| Sydney CBD Hotels, Sydney, New South Wales 2049, Australia
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We asked Glenn Kinsville of Country Trails Private Tours to take care of all our trips in the Sydney area in July 2017, and are we glad that we did! We planned the trip quite a long time before we arrived, and he put together...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Hello. Thank you for the review. We certainly covered a lot of ground over the 5 days, including some great areas outside the city which are not as well known to international visitors. It was a pleasure travelling with you also, and I hope you...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

We traveled with Glenn to Hunter Valley for a day trip from Sydney and had a great time! I was planning on proposing to my girlfriend during the trip, and he helped suggest a private, scenic viewpoint between two stops for the occasion. The wineries,...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Hi. Thank you for posting a review. The Hunter Valley certainly is a great place for a proposal! Glad the day worked out as hoped. All the best. Glenn.

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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

My three girlfriends and I had the best experience with Glenn at the Blue Mountaind, Glenn picked us up from our hotel and drove us to the Blue Mountains, he then was our guide for a 2.5hr walk. He was informative along the way. After...More

Thank Angela C
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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Hello. Thanks for posting a review. I'm glad you got the kind of tour you wanted. Thanks. Glenn.

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Reviewed 17 June 2017

Long weekend in June, Glenn picked us up from where we were staying at 9am and returned us about 6pm, he then took us on a day tour of the Hunter Valley. We visited 4 great wineries (free tasting). We enjoyed the cheese platter and...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Hi. Thanks for the review. Happy to hear you enjoy your Hunter Valley tour. The tour vehicle seats up to 7 people quite comfortably - plus shopping! I look forward to seeing you again for another tour. Cheers. Glenn.

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Five of us took a day trip from Sydney to Hunter Valley. Since two of the group had never been to Australia before, Glenn arranged for us to stop by a Wildlife Park where they could see kangaroos, koalas, and other animals in their natural...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Hi. Thanks for posting a review. For those who wish to see some Aussie animals, the wildlife park makes a convenient stop on the way to the Hunter Valley. Yes, a full day with the wildlife park, wine tasting and lunch. I'm glad you enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2017

We travelled with Glenn over the winter holidays. He was very knowledgeable, low key, and attuned to us and our family's needs.

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Hi. Thanks for your comments, and I'm glad you enjoyed your tour. Thanks. Glenn.

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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Took a day trip from Sydney with my 75 year old mom and sisters. We stopped at view points and did a mid level hike through to see waterfalls and the 3 sisters peaks that we really enjoyed. Glenn guided us, pointing out items of...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Hello. Thank you for posting a review. It was a nice day with your family in the Blue Mountains. Glad you enjoyed that great Aussie staple - the meat pie. All the best. Glenn.

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

This was my 5th trip to the Hunter Valley and I will definitely choose Country Trails for all future group tours. We had out of town guests visiting and I could not have asked for a better experience. Working with Glenn was a pleasure. The...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Hi. Thanks for your review. It's great that you enjoyed the Hunter Valley tour so much, especially as you've already been there a number of times. I'm glad you enjoyed the wineries and we managed to arrange a suitable itinerary. The distillery is a little...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Another very enjoyable day out with Glenn who looked after us and took us to some lovely wineries. Having visited the Hunter Valley with Glenn previously, we were delighted when he agreed to take us from Manly to the Southern Highlands. We had a brilliant...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2017

Hi. Thanks for posting a review. Yes, nice people and nice wines in the Southern Highlands. It was a fun day showing you around. Thanks. Glenn.

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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

After visiting the Hunter with Glenn last year, we asked if he'd be up for taking us to the Southern Highlands wine region this year. We had a brilliant day visiting some lovely wineries and tasting some delicious wines, meads and ciders. The region is...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2017

Hello. Thanks for your comments. The Southern Highlands is a nice region for a wine tour (plus other activities), especially for those who have already been to the Hunter Valley and want to try somewhere different. Hopefully see you again for another tour! Cheers. Glenn

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Hi. As far as I am aware, it's just a tourist visa which you apply for online before coming to Australia. See the Department of Immigration and Border Protection website for more info and visa application. Cheers. Glenn
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Hi Sandy, Typical sightseeing points for tourists are harbourfront (darling harbour), beach, opera house and the bridge. If you are a gourmet you may find the Fish Market interesting. CBD and Chinatown are the same as... More
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