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Desert Country Wine Tours

South Okanagan, Osoyoos, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-498-7316
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Wine Touring in Style & Comfort

This is my third year being guided through Osoyoos/Naramata Bench Wineries by Kent and I must say... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
David M
7 years and counting!

It is hard to believe this is our 7th year for our annual family tour weekend. Our crew has grow... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brian H
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Calgary, Canada
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South Okanagan, Osoyoos, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is my third year being guided through Osoyoos/Naramata Bench Wineries by Kent and I must say it has always been spectacular. Friendly, kind, knowledgeable and experienced; Kent has managed to choose new and interesting wineries to visit leading to a new favourite joining our...More

Thank David M
kent35, Owner at Desert Country Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank You David; It 's always a special weekend visit with you & family, This years visit / winery tour will always bring back fond memories. Cheers to another Vintage !! Kent Munro Desert Country Wine Tours Since 2001

Reviewed 3 days ago

It is hard to believe this is our 7th year for our annual family tour weekend. Our crew has grow over the years with our 3 beautiful daughters married to 3 awe young men now. We have stayed at different resorts and visited so many...More

Thank Brian H
kent35, Owner at Desert Country Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank You Brian & Joanne & Family; Your annual email reminds me why I enjoy doing what I do, It has been a pleasure meeting your family , sharing stories & watching them grow over the years and listening to their knowledge & appreciation of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were wronged in many ways. First of all what irked us was the fact that Kent sat at lunch with us without asking if it's ok. I'm sorry, we don't mind having random people sit with us BUT come on is it that difficult...More

3  Thank Aman T
kent35, Owner at Desert Country Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Reetu; I 'm so sorry your group of eight ladies feels this way, you were not overcharged , your group was picked up at 10:30 and returned to your hotel after 5:00 , I charged you the advertised 6 hour rate of $ 112.00/person for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you love wine & want to be chauffeured around in comfort to some sensational wineries then this is the tour for you! Kent has a great knowledge of the area & customized our experience to the groups taste! Nothing was rushed, our lunch stop...More

Thank cafitzy
kent35, Owner at Desert Country Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thankyou Helen & Carley Thanks for taking the time to review your experience during your Canadian Vacation. Glad you ladies enjoyed your wine tasting's , Forbidden Fruit, Gehringer Brothers, Hester Creek, Tinhorn Creek, StoneBoat Vineyards & Silver Sage with lunch at Miradora overlooking our fabulous...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kent was our guide for a stagette of 14 loud and excited gals! He picked us up on time, was very knowledgeable about the region and the wineries and their histories. He was able to keep us on schedule and organized, which with 14 drinking...More

Thank mirandaperrin
kent35, Owner at Desert Country Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Miranda & Caroline Thanks for taking the time to review your experience, I enjoyed your group's company, it was my pleasure to escort you ladies on your special day ! Stoneboat Vineyards, Inniskillan's Discovery Series w/ Food & Wine , Hidden Chapel Winery ,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kent picked us up from our hotel right on time. We visited three wineries and had lunch at Burrowing Owl, very good.thereafter we visited another 2 wineries. Kent took everyone's purchases and our names were on boxes and he ensured we finished with them all...More

Thank mailer53
kent35, Owner at Desert Country Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank You Ryan & Lisa Thanks for taking the time to review your experience , these reviews mean everything to small business !! Glad you both enjoyed your tasting's with Maverick, Road 13 , Burrowing Owl, Vin Amite & Hester Creek Wineries, All the Best...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

Hi All, We'd just gotten home from a Month long Road Trip, which one of the true Highlights of our Trip was our Time and Wine Tour with Kent. We found Kent's Desert County Wine Tours on Trip Advisor when we'd first started planning our...More

5  Thank Panther1952
kent35, Owner at Desert Country Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Thank You Craig ; This review is very much appreciated, I enjoyed your company & sharing common interest's in photography & wines. Thank's also for posting your infrared images of Oliver & Osoyoos wine country in the spring time. All the Best , Enjoy your...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

If you are planning to visit the wineries while in Osoyoos, Kent should be your first choice of who to go with. Kent shared his knowledge not only about the wine but of the area too. He has built up a long friendship with the...More

7  Thank kftw
kent35, Owner at Desert Country Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thank You Karen & Craig; Thanks for taking the time to review your experience , I enjoyed spending the day with you both, glad to hear you also enjoyed your day visiting /wine tasting with us. We always enjoy meeting guests, visiting from south of...More

Reviewed 5 February 2017

Went right in the middle of low season but Kent was awesome in accommodating us at the last minute. We did the 3+ hour tour and managed to fit in tastings at five wineries. Kent was full of information along the way and obviously had...More

4  Thank Colin00175
kent35, Owner at Desert Country Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

Thank you Colin & Marlie Thanks for taking the time to review your touring experience with Desert Country Wine Tours, Glad to be apart of your b-day celebration , I look forward to a return visit in the future, Enjoy your new wines !! Cheers...More

Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I did the five hour tour, which could easily have lasted longer if the couple that was with us hadn't gotten grumpy – make sure you get your sleep the night before :-) Kent was an excellent host, and very receptive to...More

4  Thank Slick2121
kent35, Owner at Desert Country Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Thanks Steve; I appreciate you taking the time to review your experience, glad you both had a special day in our beautiful South Okanagan Valley. Our visit to Culmina Family Winery is always very popular as was a tasting & lunch at Burrowing Owl Estate...More

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kent35
6 October 2015|
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Yes Desert Country Wine Tours is offering daily tours throughout October / November of 2015, The company web-site is temporarily under construction, please call the cell 250 498-7316. Thank you Kent Munro Owner Est... More
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Donna B
17 February 2015|
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Response from kent35 | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in Desert Country Wine Tours If I could ask you to call the office in the morning , ( 9;00 -12;00I can explain what wine touring options are available in March 250 495 4854 ask for kent thank... More
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Donna B
15 February 2015|
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March 7 -31 available 11:00 - 4:00 daily thank you
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