New and Exclusive! At last you have the opportunity to explore the pretty heritage listed town of Guildford in the morning, before heading into the Swan Valley for wine tastings in the afternoon!
Your friendly driver picks you up from Perth at 9:45am and in just 25 minutes you are a world away in Olde Guildford Town. After a guided tour by coach to get your bearings and to whet your appetite, you are dropped off at Stirling Square, Guildford where you have 2 hours to explore this fascinating town at your leisure. Browse the antique shops of James St. Discover the convict past at the Old Guildford Gaol and Courthouse. Admire the handiwork of the talented artisans at The Potters Guild. Enjoy lunch at one of the many eateries that dot the area. Options abound from the French style garden café behind the historic Post Office, to a pub meal at WA’s oldest hotel, the Rose & Crown Hotel. (Lunch is at own expense)..
At 12.10pm you are picked up from the same point you were dropped off and whisked into the beautiful Swan Valley to enjoy an afternoon of sampling the many delights this region has to offer by join the Afternoon Delight Coach or Cruise Tours.
Afternoon Delights Coach Tour
Visit 3 wineries for full wine tastings and enjoy cheese samplings at 2 of them. Enjoy a refreshing ale at a microbrewery, along with wedges/fries. Then get your chocolate fix with a handmade chocolate truffle at the famous Margaret River Chocolate Company (in the Swan Valley) and sample more treats like jams, relishes, olive oils right next door at The Providore. You can even try their amazing chocolate liqueur!
Return comfortably by coach back to Perth at approximately 5:15pm well satisfied with a well rounded day out of the bustling city.
Afternoon Delights Cruise Tour
Visit 2 wineries for full wine tastings and enjoy a cheeseboard at one of them. Then get your chocolate fix with a handmade chocolate truffle at the famous Margaret River Chocolate Company (in the Swan Valley) and sample more treats like jams, relishes, olive oils right next door at The Providore. You can even try their amazing chocolate liqueur!
To top off your experience, take a 2 hour cruise back to Perth on the beautiful Swan River. Be spoilt with an afternoon tea of coffee/ tea and cake, followed by local wine by the glass and live entertainment. Return at 5pm to Barrack St Jetty after an unforgettable day.
Arlena’s General Store
Suite 2, 106 Swan St, Guildford
Tues – Sat
Specialises in healthy sandwiches and organic coffee.
10 % discount on total bill
3/104 Swan St, Guildford
Modern Australian cafe food in a rustic-chic venue
10% discount on total bill
114 Terrace Rd, Guildford
Tuesday – Sunday. Lunch from 11.30am
Modern Cuisine. Historic Location
15% discount on total bill
Poste Garden Design Centre & Café
Guildford Post Office Building
24 Stirling Street corner Meadow St, Guildford
Tuesday – Saturday
French style cafe in a garden setting
10% discount on total bill
Policy on Infants 0-3yrs: Please be aware we do not have any anchor points for capsules or other baby seats. Must carry babe in arms. Can only bring baby on board if you the parent/ guardian accept that we Swan Valley Tours & the driver cannot accept any liability in case of an accident
Strollers & Prams not allowed due to space restrictions