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Ogopogo Tours

Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z8, Canada
+1 250-490-6665
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Summerland wine tour

Excellent tour gave us a history of the area eco friendly would not even let us carry our bottles... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David B
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Awesome Wine Tour!!

We booked our wine tour with Ogopogo Tours a couple of months ago. Booking was easy. We received a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LeisureTravellers724
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Beaumont, Alberta
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Summerland based Ogopogo Tours offers Award-Winning Sustainable Sightseeing & Wine Tours in the South Okanagan, catering to small groups of up to 14 guests allowing for a truly personalized service. Choose from a scheduled tour, or have a tour customized just for you. Charter, shuttle and transportation services are also available. Our core values are: Safety, Customer Service Excellence, Sustainable Tourism, Integrity and Fun. We live each of these whole-heartedly with our tours and in our day-to-day lives. Guest comments include: “Best Tour Company”, “Exceptional Service”, “Excellent commentaries…”, “Exceeded Expectations”, “…extremely affordable…”, “goes the extra mile… very professional…”, “FUN!”. When we started this company in 2015, our goal was to provide the kind of service that prompted comments like “Best tour ever”. Our mission has expanded, continuing this level of service while committing to sustainable tourism. Sustainable Tour Operator of the Year – Canada (2018)
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Hours Today: 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent tour gave us a history of the area eco friendly would not even let us carry our bottles to the tour vehicle, at the end of the tour received a wine charm, shows customer service means a lot, I would highly recommend this company...More

Thank David B
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Darren S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Carry your bottles? You're on vacation! You did a great job of enjoying yourself, which was your "one job". We are pleased you were satisfied with your tour and thank you for your A+... review!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked our wine tour with Ogopogo Tours a couple of months ago. Booking was easy. We received a 10% discount as we were 2 couples. Darren was amazing guide. He was very knowledgeable about area; history, geology & wineries. Great sense of humour. Very...More

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Darren S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey "Mr Red", thank you very much for the review. It was my pleasure to guide your tour and show you some Secrets of Summerland. I enjoyed the tour as much as you did and we hope to see you on your next visit to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing time in Summerland! Darren was very sweet (from providing snacks between each stop, to opening the car door, to carrying the wine for us!). We loved every bit of the tour. The car was comfy and had air conditioning. We learned...More

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Darren S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Jenn! We are very happy that you enjoyed your tour so much. I enjoyed our day as much as you did and hope to see you both again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Darren and Adonica with Ogopogo Tours were absolutely fantastic. They took great care and attention with our tour and personally catered it to our specific needs and wants. We did the Secrets of Summerland tour with lunch at Zias. It was absolute wonderful the whole...More

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Darren S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was my extreme pleasure to enjoy your company for 3 days exploring our region. For multi-day guests we already know you and your tastes well by the second day and are able to fine tune which wineries and venues are perfect for you. We...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came to Summerland for our 40th wedding anniversary, booked a tour before we arrived and had a fantastic experience. When Darren arrived, to our delight, he was our personal guide for the day. We visited some great wineries and Darren gave us a great history...More

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Darren S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for touring with us Pam! It was my pleasure to spend an extended tour day with you both. Hope to see you again but way before your 50th!

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Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Had a great afternoon Darren was very knowledgeable and fun to spend the afternoon with. He took us to four different wineries and they were very attentive. The lady at Lunessence winery was great fun. She had us tasting white, rosè and red wine and...More

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Darren S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Laughter is a requirement on our tours and I'm pleased we were able to fulfill that for you. Beverly and Michal at Lunessence are both full of great information and always entertaining.

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Reviewed May 22, 2018

We had a great time with Darren! He picked 7 of us on time and brought us to 5 different wineries that were all great! We beat the crowds. Darren was very friendly and knowledgeable about the region and the wineries. Him and his wife...More

Thank Mary D
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Darren S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2018

Hi Heather! Thank you for the review and for touring with us. I hope you enjoyed every second of your day and congratulations again. We hope you will return with your husband for another great day in the Okanagan!

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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful day with Darren on a tour through Summerland. Visited 5 wineries and a enjoyed a lovely lunch at Zia’s. Well worth the time and money. Our favorites were Summac Ridge (wine) and Dirty Laudry (atmosphere). A great way to spend the...More

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Darren S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review and I am pleased that you had such a great time. We try to provide a wide variety of wineries to suit each guest. Please join us again as there are more Secrets of Summerland to reveal and other regions...More

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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

We have spent almost our whole trip touring with Darren and Adonica! We have done 3 tours with them while staying in Summerland and Naramta. They are extremely friendly people. We have spent a lot of time laughing and joking around with them, while at...More

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Darren S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was my extreme pleasure to enjoy your company for 3 days exploring our region. For multi-day guests we already know you and your tastes well by the second day and are able to fine tune which wineries and venues are perfect for you. We...More

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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Darren and Adonica were absolutely amazing tour guides. They became friends to us and we couldn’t have asked for more from a tour operator. We had 3 wine tours booked with them and they went over and above our expectations. I would recommend them to...More

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Darren S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What can I say Kim? Your tour days were so much fun for all of us and we truly enjoyed your company. Finish your school and get back here soon for some more fun please!

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JodieeLeeB
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Our tours to Oliver including Black Sage Road area pickup between 9:30 and 10:15, depending on your location. Suzanne is correct (thanks) that this tour visits 5 wineries, and that you can be picked up from your home or... More
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