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Taste Bud Tours

Closed Now: 8:15 AM - 1:15 PM, 1:15 PM - 6:30 PM
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GOLD Medal Winner W. Australian Tourism Awards 2014 - "SPEED GRAZING" through Perth's Valley of Taste (Swan Valley) visiting 10 of the region's most delicious locations and enjoying 25+ different tasting opportunities packed into an exciting and...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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490 Wellington St | Perth Train Station, next to the Horseshoe Bridge, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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We really enjoyed our day out and felt that it was a great way to experience lots of different places in one day. We loved the variety of food/drink samples, and bought a couple of items to take back home with us to Melbourne! We'd...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank James J
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had e great afternoon in the Swan Valley eating and drinking and sampling the lovely food and drinks from this region. Loris also made our outing interesting with her knowledge of this area.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Teresa S
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Teresa for taking the time to submit your positive review. I'm always thrilled to know my guests have enjoyed their Speed Grazing experience in the delicious Swan Valley. Cheers Loris

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a huge fan of this tour -- this was actually my second tour with Loris and just as much fun as the first. I initially went several years ago with my mom who was visiting from the US; this time I went with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sara R
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Sara for sharing your birthday with Taste Bud Tours. We're always excited to welcome back Speed Grazers as our tours offer seasonal tastings. I thoroughly enjoyed your company as well. Looking forward to the next celebration you share with Taste Bud Tours.... Cheers Loris

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tour begins with an introduction about Perth and then about the Swan Valley. Loris is very attentive and thoughtful. She was provided us with a bag, water, tissues and a reward card. The places we visited in the afternoon were spot on. There was...More

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Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Fabianne your detailed review is an excellent insight into our Speed Grazing experience. Thanks for the note about the new venue ….. I'll pass that on. Hopefully you'll speed graze with us again - this time on the morning tour - to discover even more...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This small group tour which owner Loris calls speed grazing was a great way of experiencing the many food and drink outlets in this area. Being in a small group we were given personalised attention at all of the venues. This tour is a great...More

Thank Wayne E
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Your insightful review is very much appreciated. It certainly is a lot of fun in a small group - venues also finds it easier to look after each and every guest with attention and passion. Safe travels and see you next time..... Loris

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you very much , it was a really lovely experience. Excellent information and food. Everyone enjoyed the tour including my little daughter.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Your insightful and positive review is much appreciated. Our morning tour is excellent for families - most children enjoy ice-cream, honey, nougat, chocolate, fruit juices …. !! Looking forward to you joining me again next time you visit Perth. Travel safe. Cheers Loris

Reviewed 12 October 2018

We hadn't really thought about the Swan Valley when we booked to go to Perth but we were booked onto this tour and it was very good. 4 Hours buzzing around the Swan Valley, close to Perth itself, but the place for many wineries and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bruce D
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2018

Thanks Bruce for taking the time to share your Speed Grazing experience. So many guests are totally surprised by the number of culinary treats clustered together in a region only 25 minutes from the centre of Perth. I'm thrilled you both enjoyed your half day...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic experience. Great balance of food and beverages thoughtfully mapped out by the friendly and knowledgeable tour operator. Great local and historical knowledge. Respectful acknowledgement of Aboriginal history. As a local I discovered some amazing spots to go back and revisit. Really good value for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ChiBish
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thank you for an insightful review of your Speed Grazing experience. Your appreciation of the regions rich indigenous history is very much appreciated. Looking forward to sharing so much more with you next time you climb on board for a half day tour in our...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018

Excellent pace, good company, not too boozy, great selection of food, wine and beer ranging from coffee, cheese, local family run winery and brewery.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brian H
Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thanks Brian for taking the time to share your Speed Grazing experience. It was such a delight to introduce you to the people behind the labels throughout the Swan Valley. Looking forward to sharing more of our wonderful region with you again soon. Cheers Loris

Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

We had a great day out with Loris as our guide and she did a fantastic job introducing Swan Valley and moving us from one place to another to taste different food. It's a tour different from others and it's definitely a must-try. Amazing experience....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Loris H, Owner at Taste Bud Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2018

Thank you SeeYee for taking time to provide a review and insight into your Speed Grazing experience. So happy you enjoyed your visit to the Swan Valley - Perth's Culinary Playground - and hope you will join me again next time you visit Perth. Cheers...More

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MCD1955
3 July 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
2 July 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
21 March 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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