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Brilliant experience

We've just finished a fantastic day spent touring the back roads and wineries around Clare. Dave... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Robyn C
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Red Cliffs
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So much fun! Lot's to learn! Thanks Mr Willson

Dave has such a vast knowledge of the history, wines and people of the region, and makes sure that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wharfie0403
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Melbourne, Australia
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Clare Valley has so much to offer and Mr Willson specialises in hosting one, two or three day tours of Clare , Burra and Mintaro. Bespoke tours tailored to your needs. Special interest groups, Art, Photography etc The company has a number of vehicle...more
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23 Lookout Rd, Clare, South Australia 5453, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We've just finished a fantastic day spent touring the back roads and wineries around Clare. Dave has a wealth of knowledge and caters for all his tourers interests. My husband is not a wine drinker, so Dave included a pub visit for him. His friendliness...More

Thank Robyn C
ClareValleyTours, Owner at Clare Valley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks Robyn, such a wonderful melding of guests with Julie and Tony and Tania, you guys made it such a fantastic day out. Cucumbers are something I will always remember, thanks ferret some of the jokes I might let slide by. Thanks for your comments,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Dave has such a vast knowledge of the history, wines and people of the region, and makes sure that everyone has a fun time! He knows everyone in the Clare Valley it seems! The trip was a highlight of our time in SA! Thanks Dave!

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ClareValleyTours, Owner at Clare Valley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thankyou so much for choosing me to host you for a day. Glad you you had such a good time, Dave

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve just had the best wine tour experience with Dave! He has impeccable knowledge of the region and tailors the tour to what interests you. He ensures you’re enjoying everything and has a great relationship with the cellar doors of the area. I definitely recommend...More

Thank Dana R
ClareValleyTours, Owner at Clare Valley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dana, MJ and Sandy, great meeting you and Thankyou all for being great company. Fantastic seeing Mum n two daughters having a wonderfull weekend together. Moments you won't forget. Cheers Dana

Reviewed 1 June 2018

We were so lucky to have Dave Willson as our tour leader and guide to the Clare Valley.His depth of knowledge of all facets of the area, including the history, geology , and of course the wineries, made for a great tour with many highlights....More

Thank William H
ClareValleyTours, Owner at Clare Valley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

Thanks Bill, very kind of you to say a few words, l look forward to meeting some of your friends in the future. The weather was so good when you were here, getting a bit colder now. Thanks again, Dave

Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Greensleeves Wine Club have just been to the Clare Valley S.A. and were so fortunate to hook up with a MASTER tour guide Dave “Mr Willson “who took our group of 8 on a 6 day tour in his 12 seater mini bus to every...More

1  Thank colingorman
ClareValleyTours, Owner at Clare Valley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Colin, hahaha, a new way to date online, thanks for your help, I'll invite you and Bev and Greensleeves Wine Club back to the wedding if a lady is ever brave enough to take me on. Thanks so much for your comments, A good week...More

Reviewed 29 May 2018

From the time we were met at Adelaide airport until our return to the airport 6 days later. . Dave Mr WILLSON took care of our every need. His knowledge of the District its history and the wineries is exceptional. His attention to detail,his knowledge...More

Thank Peter C
ClareValleyTours, Owner at Clare Valley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thanks Peter, it was a great week all round we covered so much in so little time. Thankyou for allowing me to be your host for a week, I sent Grady a thankyou note as well. Looking forward to a special occasion to enjoy the...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018

From the moment Mr Willson - alias Dave turned up at our accommodation (Clare Valley Motel) we were sold. The ratings & recommendations I'd been told about in relation to Clare Valley Tours were correct. Our group - JST'18 had a rough idea where we...More

Thank JackBrisvegas
ClareValleyTours, Owner at Clare Valley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thanks Jack, much appreciated, Thankyou for trusting me to show my home to JST18. l enjoy spirited, inquisitive guests and the JST18 team were just that. Thankyou all for a exceptional day. Dave.

Reviewed 27 April 2018

We went on a great 3 day tour with Dave. He was very knowledgeable about the area in particular its history, wineries, homesteads. Friendly and patient he is the perfect tour guide and will ensure you have a local experience. Highly Recommended.

Thank Mikeey23
ClareValleyTours, Owner at Clare Valley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Thanks Mikeey23, glad you enjoyed the trip. Dave

Reviewed 7 April 2018

What a fabulous day! A perfect balance of wineries, local information and history. All delivered with a great sense of humor and respect. Mr Willson has a perfect knack of assessing a group of individuals from totally different backgrounds and tailoring the trip to suit....More

Thank BelindaRM
ClareValleyTours, Owner at Clare Valley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thanks Belinda, we had a fantastic day out and made so much better with your big smile and joy you brought to the group. Thanks so much, happy travels in your new camper, hope you really enjoy the joy of travel. Dave

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

An accidental meeting at Happy Hour led to us going on tour with 'Mr Willson' for the day. It's not just a 'winery tour'.... Dave's knowledge of local history and his passion for sharing with us was just awesome. So well organised with lunch and...More

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ClareValleyTours, Owner at Clare Valley Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Thanks Avril, so glad you and Peter enjoyed the day so much. An absolute pleasure to have accidentaly met you.

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