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Malibu Discovery Tours - Private Day Tour

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Address: 1112 Montana Ave Ste 817, Santa Monica, CA 90403-7219
Phone Number: +1 310-393-6555
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Booked a 3hr tour from Santa Monica to Malibu with Discovery Tours. We were picked up at our hotel in a large comfortable SUV, greeted by Ken our guide. We had goody bags with... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
kiely89
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Chicago, Illinois
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a 3hr tour from Santa Monica to Malibu with Discovery Tours. We were picked up at our hotel in a large comfortable SUV, greeted by Ken our guide. We had goody bags with healthy granola bars, bottled water and reading material. The views are nothing short of spectacular. The water, mountains, the canyons.... Beautiful Our guide was extremely knowledgeable... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

I went on the wine trail tour with my mom. Tom was a Great driver (informative and courteous). Booking was effortless. Enjoyed the lunch at Kristy's but I wish there were more options on the fixed menu. The tour lasted one hour longer and affected my evening plans. The atmosphere at Rosenthal's was not as relaxing and intimate as the... More 

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Warwick, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Our driver/guide Stephen is a wealth of local knowledge. the wineries we visited were great, the food was excellent and the day was magnificent

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Thank Ross H
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

My Brother and his fiance are visiting from Oklahoma and I decided to take them on a Malibu Wine Tasting Tour. This particular tour is called the Malibu Wine Trail Tour from Malibu Discovery. You are taken on a day long tour in a luxury air conditioned vehicle with an expert driver who is very knowledgable on the wineries here... More 

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Huddersfield, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

We were collected by Ken promptly and were lucky enough to be the only people on the tour so this became a private tour for us. Ken was very knowledgeable and gave us the history to Malibu and Santa Monica which was really interesting. We visited an old western set which was fab, filming had wrapped and some of the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

Tom was our tour guide. With his personal knowledge of the area and his years of living in the area, he was able to give us a very informative and entertaining tour. I thought that it might be a repeat of the many local tours we had taken in the past, but 99% of what he told us and showed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

I really can't say enough about the day we had. Tom was our tour guide and he was awesome! We loved all the little stops along the way. Lunch was perfect and at a beautiful location. I really didn't want the day to end! It was money well spent and the great memories created will last a lifetime!

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Thank Jennifer C
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

I went on the Malibu Discovery wine tour with my mom and boyfriend and we had a great time! The owner, Ken, was extremely knowledgeable about the area and about each wine tour location. Great lunch at Kristy's was included as well. Even got goodie bags with cereal bars and water.

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Thank Allison S
Westlake Village, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

I've done two tours with Malibu Discovery and both were fantastic. The first was a send off party for our friends who were moving. The second was to give our visiting relatives from Denmark a fun, unique Malibu experience. Malibu Discovery takes care of everything enabling you and your party to focus solely on enjoying each other's company and having... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016

If you enjoy site seeing and wine this trip is definitely a must do. It includes 2 wine tasting stops and an awesome lunch with an amazing view. You drive through Malibu on a very scenic drive.

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