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Vermont Guided Tours

Burlington, VT
+1 802-249-1825
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Wonderful "Wine and Chocolate" tour around Burlington!!

My grown daughters and I Stayed at the Essex Resort for a "Girls' Weekend" and signed up for this... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Breda S
Wine and Chocolate Tour

Greg is very friendly and informative, giving us background information on the history of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PaulMarshall903
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“wine tour” (34 reviews)
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Burlington, VT
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My grown daughters and I Stayed at the Essex Resort for a "Girls' Weekend" and signed up for this tour on their website when we booked reservations. Greg was a wonderful guide who added both historical anecdotes and several scenic stops along the way, The...More

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Greg D, Owner at Vermont Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks!! You guys were such fun guests. Mother & daughter tours are the best. Glad you all had a good time and I hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Greg is very friendly and informative, giving us background information on the history of the region, tips on things to do and places to eat. The chocolate factory made the best caramels ever and the wine tour was a lot of fun. Would highly recommend...More

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Greg D, Owner at Vermont Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments! It was great to meet you both and I hope you come back to visit again - - there are other fun tours to take in!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My hubs and I stayed at the Essex Culinary Resort & Spa for our 2nd time now (we love that place!) and wanted to get out and about for a scenic drive but really wanted to enjoy all the views together without one of us...More

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Greg D, Owner at Vermont Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! You guys were great and I’m happy to be your uncle!! I hope you come back again someday for another adventure in Vermont!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Greg is a great tour guide! He took us on a backcountry drive where we viewed farmlands and stopped at Emily's Bridge. We enjoyed donuts and cider at a cider mill. I loved Shelburne Farms! It really is a magnificent property with views of Lake...More

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Greg D, Owner at Vermont Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you! So good to meet you and I look forward to working with your group later this year!

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Reviewed June 4, 2018

It is going to be hard to express how wonderful this tour was but I am going to try! Greg is the best tour guide I've ever experienced. Communication was great from the beginning which helped to make our tour feel personal. He picked us...More

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Greg D, Owner at Vermont Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Thank you! So pleased that you enjoyed the day together - nothing better than maple candy! I hope we see each other again at some point in the future.

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Reviewed June 2, 2018

This was one of the best vacation we had as a couple, I love Vermont, the people are friendly, the food was great, the atmosphere was great, would definitely encourage others to visit.

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Greg D, Owner at Vermont Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

It was a pleasure to meet you on our tour. I so happy that you enjoyed your stay in Vermont!

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Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

Greg was courteous, knowledgeable and personable. We got a very up-close look at a wonderful family-owned chocolate shop, and had a leisurely time with wine-tasting and lunch. It was so relaxing to be hosted by Greg who saw to all of our needs for the...More

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Greg D, Owner at Vermont Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2018

Thank you! I so happy that you both enjoyed yourselves and I look forward to a return visit in the future!

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Reviewed May 9, 2018

Greg's tour was personalized and we had great conversations about points of interest, the history of the area and more. The winery that we visited was delightful and we even got an impromptu behind the scenes tour. It was a great way to get to...More

Thank 523Collins
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Greg D, Owner at Vermont Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Thank you! I really pleased that you enjoyed the tour. I hope to see you again someday!

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Reviewed April 18, 2018

We arrived to VT to some miserable weather, but VT Guided Tours gave us something fun to do. Greg was very accommodating, knowledgeable and just an all around pleasant person to spend a few hours with. While we did not get to see the sugar...More

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Greg D, Owner at Vermont Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

Thank you! March/April weather in Vermont can be somewhat unpredictable! The tours are fun rain or shine and I glad that you enjoyed the day.

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Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

Fun day. Nice insight to local history. Guide clearly knew his stuff and enjoys sharing knowledge if local history, culture etc..

Thank Will M
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Greg D, Owner at Vermont Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

Thanks, really glad you enjoyed yourselves!

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Pass12344
July 12, 2017|
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Response from Greg D | Property representative |
Yes, please go to the website for vermont guided tours and there are explainations of the tours and a contact us email. Thank you
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Tammie M
November 27, 2016|
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Hi each tour is different cost, as with our tour there was just me and my wife, so it was quite special, and it included the wine tasting and lunch a super packed lunch we did pay for a glass of wine to have with lunch which... More
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Margaret B
May 15, 2016|
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Response from Greg D | Property representative |
Hello, Yes, I have a number of tours that do not involve wine and I am also happy to customize something for my guests. Please visit my website at vermontguidedtours for further information and direct contact information... More
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