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The Private Tour Guide

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Masters of personalised experiences of Sydney! Visit the Sydney Opera House, Harbour Bridge, the historic ‘Rocks’ area, Royal Botanical Gardens, Bondi Beach, Manly and the northern beaches, South Head, Watsons Bay, Paddington, Chinatown, Darling...more
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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30 Pitt St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ben is a knowledgeable, super pleasant guide willing to adapt tour to your wants. We did Blue mtns plus a lot (animals and Aboriginal performance- in just a day...capped off with ferry ride! I’d use him again in a minute.More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PCRobbins
ThePrivateTourGuide, Owner at The Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Pam and Don, It was lovely spending the day with you and hearing about your fascinating lives. You can certainly fit a lot in a day on a private tour - and lots of secret spots away from the bigger bus groups. Do come...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hi, our experience with the guys started from Melbourne and the great ocean road. We were very happy. And this day with Ben in the blue mountains was great. We visited wild park, patted koala, hand feeded kangaroos... my wife was happy, so was I....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank IgorMost
ThePrivateTourGuide, Owner at The Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Igor and Anna, What a great adventure in the Blue Mountains we all had. It was a pleasure hearing stories of your Russian business and your lives back home in St Petersburg. Thanks for a great day and for bringing some energy into our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ben was an outstanding tour guide for the one day we had in Sydney. He took us to Featherdale to see the Koala's, then to the Blue Mountains where we got to see Kangaroo's in the wild. The Blue Mountains were amazing and the Ferry...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rod H
ThePrivateTourGuide, Owner at The Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rod, Deb, Dave and Lori, I'm glad you had such a great time and were able to enjoy the 'blue' in the mountains. Sydney is incredible with the world's largest natural harbour so to arrive back to your hotel by a scenic ferry ride...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We set up three day-trips with Ben for our trip to Sydney; one to the Hunter Valley, one to the Blue Mountains, and one to\Manly and the Northern Beaches. Ben was chill, personable, informative, and pleasant. He even made sure to set us up with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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ThePrivateTourGuide, Owner at The Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Michael, Susan and Sophie, It was a pleasure touring with you all in Sydney, the Hunter and the Blue Mountains. The personalized experiences really showcase spectacular Sydney. Hope to meet you all again and please let me know how Eli goes with his didgeridoo!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to book 2 private tours for Great Ocean Road and Blue Mountains die to my parents’ age. In addition, I wanted something personalised instead of feeling rushed if it’s a group tour. Pete was our guide for Great Ocean Road. He told us Melbourne’s...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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ThePrivateTourGuide, Owner at The Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sam, Nerissa, Nancy and Stanley, I'm glad you got to enjoy both the scenic areas around Melbourne and Sydney. For the Blue Mountains tour, there's plenty of areas to see that I can get access to for guests that have some difficulty walking. I...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great day with Ben as he took us to the Blue Mountains, his knowledge and passion for plants, animals and country was impressive, we also went to a wildlife park and hidden local lagoons that made for a great day. Would recommend his...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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ThePrivateTourGuide, Owner at The Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the complimentary words and for a great time! Hope to see you back in Sydney again. Regards, Ben

Reviewed 31 October 2018

Ben took us to the Hunter Valley for a day filled with wine tastings and laughs. Ben was very flexible and was willing to adjust the itinerary to meet our needs. He was very knowledgeable and personable and we enjoyed the day with him. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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ThePrivateTourGuide, Owner at The Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Hi Kathleen, Karleigh, Kellyanne and Megan, Oh the laughs. What a cracker of a day. Loved every bit of it. Next time you can drive Kathleen! Remember when you jumped in the drivers seat for about two minutes thinking it was the passengers seat. Brilliant...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018

My family and I booked a trip to Hunter Valley and another to Blue Mountains with Ben. We corresponded with Ben and fine tune our itineraries such that they are suitable for my elderly mom yet not too boring for my young nephew. Ben conducted...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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ThePrivateTourGuide, Owner at The Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi Theresa, Johnny, Joanna, Ju and Joash, It will be great to be your guide again! What a great time we had - the joy on your faces when riding the train in the Hunter Valley Gardens, ferris wheel and super slides are etched into...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I spent the day with Ben to see the Blue Mountains. The Blue Mountains are similar to the Grand Canyon in the US and quite beautiful. We started, though, first with a visit to Featherdale Wildlife Park. That was the only part...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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ThePrivateTourGuide, Owner at The Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi Marsha and Elliott, Thanks for a great day out! Aren't the bower bird nests interesting. An amazing array of all blue things: clothes pegs/ pins, bottle tops, candy wrappers and even a shampoo bottle.... And the Blue Mountains is kind of like the 'Grand...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We took the blue mountain day tour with Ben and had an excellent experience. Ben was great in showing us a glimpse of the blue mountain park and he was very knowledgeable about it. My teenage girl had a great time during the tour.

Date of experience: September 2018
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ThePrivateTourGuide, Owner at The Private Tour Guide, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Hi Rodrigo and Sofia, I'm super pleased to have made the experience so fun for both father and daughter. You're welcome back anytime and hope to show you more of Sydney's beautiful surrounds. Thanks again, Ben

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uozo2000
29 June 2018|
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Response from ThePrivateTourGuide | Property representative |
Hi there, Are you able to click onto our website link and you will find the contact details on our website to email me. Unfortunately I can't reply with the exact details of how to email me as Trip Advisor wont post it. I... More
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lindadover2018
30 April 2018|
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Response from ThePrivateTourGuide | Property representative |
Hi Linda, Thanks for your enquiry. We specialise in private tours of all numbers and can certainly accommodate your group of 13. Extra tour information is on our website and you will also find our email address there... More
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Hi there, Thanks for your contact with The Private Tour Guide. I have availability for those dates whilst you're in Sydney. Are you able to visit our website for various itineraries and costs please. There you will also... More
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