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Unique Wine Tasting Experience !

We engaged Paul & his services to take us on a unique wine tasting experience. We found the tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sarah F
Cider, wine and whiskey tour

My husband and I had a fantastic day yesterday with Paul. Small group, we traveled not far outside... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bobby-jo T
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Perth, Australia
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Get off the beaten path to uncover the hidden corners of Perth and beyond. With small groups of 2 to 12 people, we have access to places that can't accommodate large groups - giving people an authentic, unique and highly personalised experience that...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We engaged Paul & his services to take us on a unique wine tasting experience. We found the tour informative, light hearted, fun and UNIQUE, never been on one like it. Thank you to Up Close & Local Tours for a fabulous day in Swan...More

Thank Sarah F
UpCloseandLocalTours, Owner at Up Close and Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review Sarah, we are glad you all enjoyed the day and saw a different side of the Swan Valley!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had a fantastic day yesterday with Paul. Small group, we traveled not far outside of Perth to small family owned businesses not on the normal tour runs, that offered outstanding service and products. Starting our day off with cider tasting, then...More

Thank Bobby-jo T
UpCloseandLocalTours, Owner at Up Close and Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow, thank you Bobby-Jo for your kind words! We work hard to create a really unique and personal experience for our guests and it is really rewarding when we read such lovely feedback. We look forward to seeing you and Mick again soon :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on the 'Cider, wine and whiskey tour' and thoroughly enjoyed the tour!! I would highly recommend this company to anyone and everyone!!

Thank brookecrees
UpCloseandLocalTours, Owner at Up Close and Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your glowing recommendation Brooke! Congratulations on your engagement and see you again soon :)

Reviewed 15 June 2018

What a way to spend a Saturday! Being chauffeured around by a knowledgeable guide to delicious American Style BBQ eat houses and a funky rooftop bar - can't beat it! Recommended for those just starting on the BBQ scene - with Perth being a bit...More

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UpCloseandLocalTours, Owner at Up Close and Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Yes we agree it's the perfect way to spend a Saturday! Thanks for joining us Kristy and encouraging more locals to get out and explore their own City

Reviewed 4 June 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our “Low and Slow BBQ tour”, this is a progressive style lunch visiting several of Perth’s barbecue restaurants and I have to say it was absolutely delicious and a really lovely day with mouth-watering food and great company. Thank you, Paul you...More

Thank Kaz C
UpCloseandLocalTours, Owner at Up Close and Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

You're welcome Karen, I'm so glad you enjoyed the day and found some new restaurants and bars to re-visit. I wish we could sample everything off all of their menus but I think there is enough food already ;)

Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

We had a great time with Paul (he’s a lovely young man) on his cider, wine and whiskey tour. The places we visited were interesting and their produce exceptional. Our lunch was generous, delicious and perfect after an interesting wine tasting of Italian varietals. Do...More

Thank Shirl25
UpCloseandLocalTours, Owner at Up Close and Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review, a day in the Bickley Valley is always a fabulous day out! Thanks for joining us and hopefully see you again on your next trip to Perth.

Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Wow! What an amazing day created by both Shannon & Paul! They had great knowledge of the Swan Valley and were able to put together an awesome 30th birthday tour for myself and my closest friends. From beautiful local boutique wineries where we were able...More

Thank Hannah C
UpCloseandLocalTours, Owner at Up Close and Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely review Hannah, it was a fantastic day out and what a great group of wine-loving friends! We love creating bespoke tours and it's really rewarding to see people enjoy their day as much as you all did. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018

Great day out discovering Perth's best American BBQ restaurants with local knowledge in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Thanks to Paul for a great day out and to Shannon for providing a customised gift voucher. Highly recommend this tour for all those BBQ lovers out...More

Thank bloodsipad
UpCloseandLocalTours, Owner at Up Close and Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

You're welcome Julie, we are happy to help. Thank you for coming along and recommending us! I hope your husband enjoyed his birthday gift.

Reviewed 26 April 2018

The Low & Slow Barbeque tour was given to me as a birthday present. My Husband and I did the tour recently and had no idea what to expect. We were met on the day by Shannon and Paul who were very friendly and immediately...More

Thank sandykubaj316
UpCloseandLocalTours, Owner at Up Close and Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind words Sandy and Steve! We had a blast spending the day with you and look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Perth.

Reviewed 23 April 2018

A fantastic tour! Thank you to Paul and the team for organising such an enjoyable tour at some of the best wineries that the Swan Valley has to offer. It was a great day!

Thank Paul W
UpCloseandLocalTours, Owner at Up Close and Local Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

You're welcome Paul, it was lovely to meet you both and I'm glad Mel enjoyed her present (who wouldn't love a wine tour??). See you again soon.

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