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Taste Bud Tours

Perth, Australia
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About Taste Bud Tours
GOLD Medal Winner W. Australian Tourism Awards 2014 - "SPEED GRAZING" through the Swan Valley - Perth's Culinary Playground - visiting 10 delicious locations and enjoying 25+ different tasting opportunities packed into an exciting fun-filled am or pm half day tour. Small groups of 6-16 guests explore the award "Swan Valley Food & Wine Trail". Tours feature fresh seasonal produce, exotic coffees, lavender scones jam & cream, tea, nougat, honey, cheeses, olives, roasted nuts, ice-cream, chocolate, genuine Australian "bush tucker" foods, premium wines, preservative-free juices, awarded beers, alcoholic and non-alcoholic ginger beers and cider. Explore behind the scenes, meet the people and share their produce. Tours operate am Wednesday and am & pm Saturday and Sunday departing from the Tourist Bus Stand in front of Perth Train Station on Wellington Street as well as major central Perth hotels (by arrangement). Bonus: Kids (1-13 yo) FREE on the am tour accompanied by an adult.
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Travel with a small group to the Swan Valley wine region on a half-day tour from Perth. You’ll sample sweet treats on a morning excursion or taste savory delights in the afternoon, depending on the option selected at booking. Treat your taste buds to a unique culinary adventure, led by a guide.
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Reviewed August 16, 2019

This tour certainly rocked. And tickled our taste buds. The different range of food was good and the quality was exceptional- all good local home made etc. recommended. P.s. I did the tour as a single female and it worked really well for me.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your amusing review. Love the thought of the tour tickling your taste buds!! Looking forward to you joining me again in the future and discovering even more delicious venues. Cheers Loris

Reviewed May 2, 2019

Enjoyed a super-speedy variety of tastes - from specialty cheeses to fresh-roasted coffee, to honey mead, to local wines, chocolate, and more! All in the Swan Valley, just outside of Perth, Australia. A great afternoon, with our bright and breezy driving hostess giving use all...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2019

Thank you Nigel for your very positive review of your Speed Grazing experience. I'm always thrilled when my guests clearly share my appreciation of our delicious Swan Valley - Perth's Culinary playground. I'm looking forward to sharing more of the Swan Valley with you next...More

Reviewed April 24, 2019

Loris was a great tour guide to show us around a part of our own city that we haven't spent much time in . Great food stops , and value for money , Would highly recommend this to overseas /interstate travelers as well as locals...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2019

Thanks Shannon for taking the time to review your Speed Grazing experience through our delicious Swan Valley. I look forward to you joining me again soon. Cheers Loris

Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

We've been on many tours and nothing can compete to taste bud tours. Exceptional service from a truly dedicated guide with outstanding informative knowledge from start to finish. Loris really is the perfect guide and the places you visit are so different from the next....More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Please accept my apologies for this late response due to my earlier hospital stay. I admire the detail you have provided in your outstanding review and agree with your highlights. Looking forward to you joining me again and this time explore even more delicious venues...More

Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

An absolutely amazing tour of some great places to eat in the Swan Valley. Had such a great time and Loris is a fantastic tour guide!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Rebecca B
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Apologies for the late response due to my earlier hospital stay. I really want to thank you for joining my unique Speed Grazing experience and look forward to you joining the afternoon tour next time. Cheers Loris

Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

Amazing tour. experienced so much in half a day. Loris the host was so friendly and knowledgeable about Perth. It was also good fun for the kids. Thanks to Loris.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2019

Thanks so much Steve for taking the time to review your Speed Grazing experience through our delicious Swan Valley. Looking forward to you all joining me again soon. Cheers Loris

Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

This is a tour like I had never experienced before. I think what it make it so unique and enjoyable is the tour guide passion about the region. Her knowledge about every single spot in the swan valley make you want to learn. Really good...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2019

Thanks Andrea for your positive review of my Speed Grazing experience highlighting our Swan Valley - Perth’s Culinary Playground. Cheers Loris

Reviewed April 18, 2019 via mobile

Lorris was amazing with her knowledge of local history and The trip was very well planned and lovely ! Thank you

Date of experience: April 2019
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Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to register a positive review of your Speed Grazing experience through the Swan Valley. I'm always thrilled to know my guests have enjoyed their visit to our delicious region. Cheers Loris

Reviewed April 16, 2019 via mobile

Very knowledgeable and excellent overall host (Loris). Accommodating to families with young children which was fabulous. Bring your credit card and your sweet tooth!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Apologies for this late review due to my earlier hospital stay. I love introducing families to our delicious Swan Valley and hope you will all join me again in the future and discover even more delicious venues. Cheers Loris

Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Excellent tour. Great venues and host. Highly recommended. We will book the morning tour next time for a completely different range of venues and experiences.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Mark W
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2019

Thanks Mark for your very positive review. I’ll certainly look forward to showing you more delicious Swan Valley venues soon. Cheers Loris

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MCD1955
July 2, 2016|
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Response from Loris H | Property representative |
Depending on whether you join the morning Good Food, Wine & Cider tour or the afternoon Good Food, Wine & Beer tour the venues are totally different. Only Yahava Koffee Works features in both options. The full itinerary... More
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MCD1955
July 2, 2016|
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Response from Chee S | Reviewed this property |
Hi MCD1955! We took the morning session tour. 1st venue was Yahava Koffee Works, last stop was Whistler Chocolate. Details check from tastebudtoursDotcomDotau. About 10 min per venue, food tasting in real quick =) If you... More
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coley v
March 21, 2016|
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Response from Loris H | Property representative |
Hi Coley V - thank you for your question. There is no minimum age for this tour. Infants (up to 1 year old) must be covered on Public Liability Insurance so there is a minimal $10 charge per child. Children (2-13 yo) are... More
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