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specialising in small group tours of the Hunter valley , structured group tastings at some of the finest vineyards in the hunter valley , cheese and chocolate tastings included , tours accommodate the novice to the knowledgable , easy , relaxed...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Broke Road, Pokolbin, Cessnock, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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+61 410 462 540
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All reviews chocolate tasting irish pub wine tour funny guy hunter valley great tour knew his stuff sense of humour boutique wineries chocolate shop whole group small boutique his knowledge visited wineries small group different wineries down to earth
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been on many tours and this one is by far the best. Very funny, knowledgeable and friendly guy! Recommend Tex to all. Very accommodating and just an all round top bloke. Thank you Tex, see you next time!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank John V
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Camille and I were the only participants of the day and we had the best winetour experience we could imagine, especially because of our guide Tex! He is the loveliest guide I ever met. We went to four different wineries and tasted some chocolate and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Renee B
TexTours, owner / operator at Tex Tours Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Hi Renee , Thanking you for this great review , it was a pleasure to introduce you Renee the Dutchy and Camille the Frenchy to the Hunter valley , You both represented your nations with distinction , we had to drag Camille out of the...More

Reviewed 27 November 2018

I've been to the Hunter many times, never with a tour guide though. Tex was so helpful from the moment I called him to book a tour. We had a girls (and one guy) trip planned and Tex was flexible enough to manage whatever we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Neensworld
TexTours, owner / operator at Tex Tours Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2018

How could I forget Yanina and the crew , Thanking you for the 5 star review , it was a rollicking good day with lots of laughs with some premium hunter valley wines thrown in for good measure , you groovers are welcome back anytime...More

Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

There were just the 2 of us on this tour, maybe because it was the day if the Melbourne cup. We were picked up at the stated time and taken to 5 different vineyards. Mainly small boutique ones plus one large one. We also did...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Vanessa W
TexTours, owner / operator at Tex Tours Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2018

Hi Vanessa , a big thank you for the top review , you had the royal treatment getting the Texan to yourselves ( a scary thought at the best of times ) great to meet you and I trust you will keep enjoying Hunter valley...More

Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

We went on a full day tour with Tex November 17. Not our first tour of the hunter but none compare to Tex. Knowledge and humour with a small group of friends this is an experience we will do again. All the wineries we visited...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Robert W
TexTours, Owner at Tex Tours Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2018

Hi Robert , Thanking you for the tick of approval , if you do come again we will introduce some new vineyards into the mix , the small group dynamic is the way to go , all the best , Tex

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We did a full day Hunter Valley wine tour with Tex and really enjoyed our day. Tex did a great job in showing us the Hunter Valley including some nice wineries, not in the last place because of the great humour he brings in 😊!...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank mverleun
TexTours, Owner at Tex Tours Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thanks for the great review guys , Hope to see you again , Cheers Texan

Reviewed 25 September 2018

After fond memories of having Tex bus us around the Hunter Valley region 4 years ago, we were keen to relive these memories this time with a bigger group. We got married in the area on the Friday and we had a lot of out-of-towners...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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TexTours, Owner at Tex Tours Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Rachel / Tom , Thanks for the awesome review , twas great to see the two of you again , congrats on the wedding and all the best in the future , the motley crew gave as good as they got , how about the...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018

Tex provided us with a fantastic experience of wine tasting. Boutique visits gave us the opportunity to savour the product from the smaller wineries and enjoying the grass root tastes of the Hunter. A nice group of people who all got along meant a great...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank lawlers2006
TexTours, Owner at Tex Tours Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Appreciate the pump up guys , I had fun as well , thanks for the link to that book Johnny , I need a few more one liners !! Cheers Texan

Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

What a great day. Tex has a good knowledge of the area and wineries and kept us entertained - we enjoyed a great laugh with our group of four and another group of four young people. We had a fun filled day and lunch at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Lorraine B
TexTours, Owner at Tex Tours Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Howdy Lorraine , thanks for the top notch review and bringing the family on tour , I trust the big fella will enjoy those muscats and ports he bought , See you next time , Cheers Texan

Reviewed 29 August 2018

If you want a mix of having fun and visiting best wineries Tex is the one to go for. He got us into the wine mood right when we jumped into the van at 10:30am and we had fun until we were dropped off at...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank thaisrodsou
TexTours, Owner at Tex Tours Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Cheers for the review Groovers , glad you had a great day , will look after anyone you send our way , Cheers Texan

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Kilgore T
12 March 2018|
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Response from TexTours | Property representative |
Thanks girls , yes pickup from within the Pokolbin wine region ranges from 10-1020 am , If you send through your proposed date of tour and pickup address / location for the day , I can then check availability and send... More
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Resort725655
30 December 2017|
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Response from TexTours | Property representative |
Howdy there , only day with seats available is the Friday the 5th of January, if this appeals send through your proposed pickup address / location for the day , I can then send through a per head quote , Cheers Tex
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Resort725655
24 December 2017|
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Response from TexTours | Property representative |
Howdy , tour cost depends on what day of the week you are proposing along with the number of seats you require and pickup location /address for the day , send those through and I will be able to give you a per head quote... More
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