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Country Trails Private Tours

| Sydney CBD Hotels, Sydney, New South Wales 2049, Australia
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US$513.90*
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Private Hunter Valley Wine-Tasting Day Tour from Sydney
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US$387.40*
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Private Tour: Sydney Highlights In A Day
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US$513.90*
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Private NSW South Coast Day Trip 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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“hunter valley” (60 reviews)
“blue mountains” (49 reviews)
“day trip” (15 reviews)
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| Sydney CBD Hotels, Sydney, New South Wales 2049, Australia
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"hunter valley"
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"blue mountains"
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"scenic world"
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"southern highlands"
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"jenolan caves"
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"three sisters"
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"extra stop"
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"lovely wineries"
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"private wine tour"
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"his knowledge"
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"comfortable van"
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"perfect guide"
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"great trip"
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

It was a great day tour with Glenn. He had carefully crafted the itinerary to suit our interests; the wineries, cheese factory and brewery were superb. The recommended lunch place (the Enzo cafe) was awesome. He also did not mind to bring us to an...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Hello. Thanks for your review. It was a busy day with lots of stops - wine, cheese, craft beer, chocolate, dessert... Yes, hopefully see you again. Cheers. Glenn

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Reviewed 22 July 2016

We booked with Glenn and Country Trails for a day in the mountains, and we all had a great time. We were able to customize the trip to suit our needs and Glenn proved to be a great guide. Couldn't imagine a way to make...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

Hello. Thanks for your comments. It's great to hear you all enjoyed the trip to the Blue Mountains. I hope you get a chance to return. Cheers. Glenn.

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Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We signed up for a 2D private tour of the Blue Mountains & Jenolan Caves with Glenn. Responsive and accommodating, it was a breeze planning the trip with Glenn. We started our Day 1 Blue Mountains tour with a short coffee stop at Glenbrook. The...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2016

Hello. Thank you for your detailed review. I'm glad you enjoyed all aspects of the tour and have good memories of the Blue Mountains. Especially at peak holiday times, I do try to take guests to the quieter viewpoints away from the crowds. Yes, there...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2016

We had a three-day Blue Mountains trip and Glenn was with us on Day 1 and Day 3. My friend who liaised with him before we booked the tour found him to be very prompt in responding and very accommodating. As a guide, Glenn was...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2016

Hello. Thank you for you posting a review, and it was a pleasure to arrange your tour. Thanks. Glenn

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Reviewed 14 June 2016

Glenn took our family (with a teen, tween & toddler :)) from Singapore for an enjoyable 1-day tour to Blue Mountains & Jenolan Caves - he was professional & prompt, chatty & knowledgeable and provided good suggestions for lunch & lookouts ! Highly recommended for...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2016

Hello. Thanks for your comments. It's great that your family enjoyed the stops in the Blue Mountains and Jenolan Caves. All the best. Glenn.

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Reviewed 19 May 2016

We had a very enjoyable trip to the Blue Mountains with a stop at the wildlife centre. Glenn chose an excellent restaurant for lunch. His knowledge of the wildlife provided an interesting commentary and greatly enhanced the overall experience. We would highly recommend Glenn who...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2016

Hello. Thanks for your comments. I'm glad you enjoyed your day in the Mountains. Cheers. Glenn.

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Reviewed 23 April 2016

From the minute we landed to the 2 days in Blue mountains, Glenn was an excellent tour guide, and so much more. His knowledge of the area and information was entertaining with great stories and informative. Definitely recommend him to anyone who wishes to see...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2016

Hello. Thanks for your comments. Happy to hear you enjoyed your two-day tour to the Blue Mountains. All the best. Glenn.

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Reviewed 15 April 2016

Our tour with Glenn to Blue Mountains was sooooo wonderful!!! As first time visitor to Australia and also Sydney, we had exchanged quite a number of emails with Glenn about the details of the itinerary. He was responsive (always within 24 hours), clear and to...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2016

Hi. Thank you for your detailed review. It was a nice day with you and your children. It was unfortunate that one of your kids was sick the day before our tour and you missed out on your city sightseeing day. I'm glad I was...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2016

Glenn is very accommodating and easy to communicate with. It is so nice to be able to sit back in a comfortable vehicle and enjoy a smooth ride and tour with a knowledgeable and easy going host. We were able to fit in a good...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2016

Hello. Thanks for posting a review. I'm glad you enjoyed the long hike we did, and the other stops we made in the Blue Mountains. Hopefully, you can come back one day for the Hunter Valley tour! Cheers. Glenn.

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Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Glenn was quick responding to all my initial enquiries and easy to communicate with via email. We wanted a day trip to the Hunter Valley. Glenn has a standard itinerary otherwsie he is happy to accommodate requests. We chose the standard itineray and were really...More

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GlennCT01, Owner at Country Trails Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2016

Hello. Thanks for your comments. It's good to know you were happy with the standard Hunter Valley tour itinerary we followed. The tour vehicle can take seven passengers quite comfortably (six in the back and one up front). Yes, it's nice to tour in a...More

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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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