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James' Vineyard Tours

Orange, New South Wales 2800, Australia
+61 437 151 500
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Excellent way to experience Hinter Valley

We booked a tour with James on a Thursday and were lucky to be the only ones on the minibus... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
via mobile
Very good day out

Was the first time I have ever been wine tasting and James hunt we valley wine tours took us for... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2016
Joseph A
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James' Vineyard Tours operate small wine tours in our 12 seat minibuses in the Lower Hunter Valley area visiting the smaller hidden away boutique vineyards. We also stop for chocolate, cheese and olive oil tastings. Also available are private tours in our 4WD Land Cruiser allowing passengers to plan the day and timings as they wish or our dedicated driver/guide can arrange all or part of the day for you. Pickups available from Pokolbin, Lovedale, Branxton, Cessnock, Singleton and Broke.
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Orange, New South Wales 2800, Australia
+61 437 151 500
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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We booked a tour with James on a Thursday and were lucky to be the only ones on the minibus. James made all the arrangements so each vineyard was expecting us and he obviously had good relationships with each. The best thing was, and I'm...More

Thank Sol-hol
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Was the first time I have ever been wine tasting and James hunt we valley wine tours took us for the whole day. We visited quite a few winery's and a distillery too that was very fun. Would deffenly used James again.

Thank Joseph A
Reviewed 24 May 2016

James is very organised and keeps in touch with confirmations and pick up details. He picked up our group of six at our door on time. He is very personable, keen to ensure you get the most out of the day and only to happy...More

Thank Squirrel25
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

I've been to 6 winery tours with James' vineyard tours. Always a great day out, full day from around 10 till 5, visited a nice mix of wineries. Capercaillie, Ernest Hill, smelly cheese shop, a great lunch at blaxland's and time for a few more...More

Thank turbobrick850
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Informative,not rushed,personal and certainly made to feel welcome,well organised,great lunch T Y James

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

James was knowledgeable and knew his way around the valley however the 4 Wineries that he took us to were strictly TripAdvisor based. Only 1 out of 4 wineries had something I liked. The other 3 weren't great at all the wine left much to...More

2  Thank Meredith C
Vineyardtours, Owner at James' Vineyard Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2016

Dear Meredith, Thank you for your comments however I would like to clarify some of your points. The Hunter Valley is famous for producing some of the best wines and presentations in Australia and I am surprised three out of the four vineyards we visited...More

Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Great day out in the Pokolbin district experiencing wine tasting at 4 Boutique Wineries as well as Cheese and Chocolate Tastings. James picked us up from our accommodation on time and did an outstanding job of organising a wonderful day. He is very knowledgeable about...More

Thank Michele2464
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Great day out. Picked up at our accommodation then on to the wineries. James was very knowledgable about the area and the wineries. It was a great day visiting the smaller boutique wineries and tasting wines that are only sold at the cellar doors. Visited...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

What a great day. We had friends and family staying with us from the south coast and France. I had planned the day ahead. James arrived prior to our designated departure, he picked us all up from our home in Toronto. The plan was visit...More

2  Thank tricydicky
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

James not only will drive you to the door of the wineries, he will share with you his extensive knowledge about wines, vineyards, and wine production at Hunter Valley... and everybody knows him in the area!! Staff of the wineries we visited had always positive...More

1  Thank Skorpkat
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