Luxury & Special Occasions
Explore a new neck of the woods north of Sydney - the glorious Central Coast. With almost 90 kilometres (55 miles) of stunning coastline and national parks, the Central Coast is an adventure playground.
- Discover the beauty of the Brisbane Water and Bouddi National Parks. Relax by a waterfall or discover Ancient Aboriginal rock art.
- See giant pelicans in Woy Woy, the backwater village of Hardy's Bay, remote Lobster Beach, lunch on the water at Patonga, tropical Pearl Beach and the buzz of Avoca and Terrigal.
- Sample fruit and herb wine at a boutique fruit winery.
- Optional visit to the Australian Reptile Park to see koalas, kangaroos, wallabies, tasmanian devils, wombats, dingoes, emus, platypus, a giant crocodile, komodo dragons, Galapagos tortoise, and the world's most venomous snakes and spiders safely behind the viewing glass. We also have a secret special experience at the wildlife park!
Personalised Sydney Tours is owned by Ben Barry - a professional guide since 2004.
See more, taste more and experience more of the Hunter Valley - Australia's oldest wine region.
In addition to seeing the sights of Pokolbin, the main hub of the Hunter, discover the lesser visited and interesting sub-regions of Rothbury, Belford, and Lovedale for a more complete day.
Your day may include tastings of:
- premium single estate wine
- small parcel hand crafted wine made in limited volumes
- museum wines from some of Australia’s oldest producing vines
Pair your wines with fresh cheese, olives and local produce plus a gourmet lunch for a delectable match. Or go one further and match wine with hand made chocolate!
Tailor the day to your preferences; reds, whites, sweet, dry, fortifieds, spirits, craft beer, scrumptious food, or a mixture of all of the above. There's even an option to split your time, and visit a wildlife park, or waterfall walk in the Australian 'bush.'
Option to start and end your day in Sydney, the Hunter Valley, Newcastle and the Central Coast.
On this fabulous private experience set amongst a unique Australian backdrop this tour showcases a diverse mix of interesting wildlife, pretty wildflowers and tranquil waterfalls.
- Discover the beauty of the Ku-ring-gai Chase and Brisbane Water National Parks.
- Walk through the Australian 'bush' on easily accessible and maintained paths and board walks.
- Relax by a serene waterfall or two. They're pumping after heavy rain!
- Discover Ancient Aboriginal rock art dating upwards of 2000 years.
- Visit the Australian Reptile Park and see koalas, kangaroos, wallabies, tasmanian devils, wombats, dingoes, emus, platypus, a giant crocodile, komodo dragons, Galapagos tortoise, and admire the world's most venomous snakes and spiders safely behind the viewing glass.
- We also have a secret special experience at the wildlife park!
Personalised Sydney Tours is owned by Ben Barry - a professional guide who has been leading tours since 2004.
Today you’ll be swept off the beaten track to visit this beautiful part of Sydney that many Sydneysiders have yet to enjoy. Join your Splendour host for a tailored tour of the North Shore, and allow us to show you this quiet, peaceful and magical slice of Sydney in a safe and comfortably distanced way.
At 9am your local host will meet you at your accommodation in a private luxury vehicle for this exclusive road trip around Sydney’s North Shore – think pristine beaches, expansive national parks, friendly locals and remarkable cuisine.
As this is a private, personalised experience we can completely tailor this tour to your interests, be it hiking, relaxing on a secluded beach or simply enjoying the coastal views and fine food on offer. Allow us to show you secret spots, hidden coves and neighbourhood restaurants that only a local would know about.
Breathe in the fresh air and immerse yourself in the Australian wilderness within the majestic Royal National Park, less than 2 hours from Sydney CBD. Today you will be met at your accommodation by your specialised Splendour host and private vehicle for your exclusive full day tour of hiking, picnicking, swimming and sightseeing in the bushland of Australia’s oldest National Park.
There are so many optional extras that can be added to your day – from mountain biking to kayaking, beach fishing or even hang-gliding off the sea cliff. Think of the Royal National Park as your COVID-free playground today, let us know what makes you smile and we can make it happen! (*Please note that additional charges apply).
8am - 5pm
Uncover the hidden gems that this beautiful corner of the world has to offer.
Drive through charming heritage towns and lush forest as you wind your way to our favourite cool climate vineyard. This winery embodies cool climate grape growing and winemaking techniques and has a very interesting story to tell. Here you will experience an intimate Pinot Noir Wine Masterclass.
For lunch today, visit a privately owned homestead and farm. Here you will enjoy a home cooked meal with ingredients sourced from the local area.
Next meet a local wine maker who will invite you to join him amongst his vineyards and busy sheep farm. He will set up a tasting table in the back of his ute and take you through an outdoor tasting of his interesting local wines.
There is no firm itinerary for this day, this is your road trip and your host is there to ensure the day flows as you wish.
8am - 5pm
Tick off a bucket list item by watching the sun rise over the majestic Pacific Ocean at Bondi Beach. Ask any Sydney local and they will agree that there is simply no better way to start a day than on the coastline watching the sunrise. It’s nothing short of sacred. Set your alarm nice and early so you can make your way to the Bondi Pavilion where you will be met by your Splendour host, professional local Bondi photographer, Rosie English (@rosiebondi).
This private tailored experience is nothing short of incredible - an opportunity to capture original photographs of the magnificent sunrise from the iconic Bondi coast, with the assistance of a professional photographer. Rosie will guide you on a walking tour along the iconic Bondi to Bronte coastal walk. She will bring along her own cameras to capture the experience for you - although she also encourages you to bring your own equipment if you wish to learn from her on the day and take your own photographs.
This is a fully inclusive private tour of the Blue Mountains. Enjoy the day with a local, knowledgeable guide. Enjoy a visit to Featherdale Wildlife Park, arriving early to beat the crowds and allow you to see kangaroos, koalas, wallabies and wombats. Enter a little known hidden clearing to enjoy some home style morning tea. You will have time to roam the area and spot wild kangaroos and birdlife. View the famous 3 sisters Rock formation and marvel at the stunning views of the Jamieson Valley. Lunch today is a 2-course lunch with wine and beer at a local restaurant in Leura. After visiting more lookouts and enjoying a short scenic walk in the mountains you will return to Sydney.
The most delicious and unique way to experience Sydney Harbour. Come aboard your luxury cruiser where you will take in Sydney at twilight. On board you will enjoy unlimited beverages and nibbles to start. For your starters and entree you will disembark at a harbourside restaurant with VIP seating. During your time with us you will see Sydney's world famous Opera House and Harbour Bridge as you cruise along the sparkling waters of Sydney Harbour. Cruise into Middle Harbour and under the Spit Bridge where you will see some of the most exclusive real estate Sydney has to offer. Three course lunch or dinner and all beverages included.
You will experience the Vivid Sydney Festival from a prime location cruising Sydney Harbour on board a private motor catamaran for up to 20 guests. An intimate catamaran cruising experience on board Enigma X with the luxuries of a spacious internal cabin to stay protected from the Winter chills, along with a covered aft deck, large bow area and flybridge for prime photo opportunities and viewing of the festival.
See the sights and enjoy the views of Sydney’s enlightened cityscape and landmarks. Vivid Sydney private harbour cruises are perfect to bring along the whole family and enjoy breathtaking views of Sydney and the spectacular light display, in the company of your loved ones. Enjoy the water, see the lights and skip the crowds.
This is a wine lovers day beginning at the award winning Tertini Wines near the historic village of Berrima who produced Australia’s best Pinot Noir in 2019. Next its a visit to family owned St Maur Vineyard in Exeter, which started as a dairy farm producing its first vintage in 2003. Our journey continues at either Birch, Peppergreen Estate, Bendooley Book Barn, Centennial Restaurant or Eschalot. All highly respected and award wining dining options. Our last stop of the day is the picturesque Centennial Vineyard with up to 35 wines on offer, this is one of the largest producers in the region and we enjoy a Pinot Masterclass.
We start the day with breathtaking waterfall views at Carrington Falls in Budderoo National Park, near Robertson. We spend 2 hours exploring the rainforest filled with precious with rare birds, native mammals and reptiles with the option of some wild swimming.
Next its a visit to Dirty Janes in Bowral to wander the antique market with an assortment of over 70 stalls and lunch at Harrys on Green Lane. Our last stop for the day is Artemis Vineyard named after the Goddess of Harvest, the Wild and the Moon. This is a family run boutique winery owned by brothers Antony and Mark Balog in Mittagong who planted the first Pinot Noir grapes in the region.
Discover and explore the wonderful city of Sydney with a local expert. Let us show you our city and its most emblematic sites during a 4-hour private guided tour of the city.
Enjoy stunning panoramic views of the Opera house and the harbour bridge from Mrs Macquarie's Chair. Enjoy the beautiful scenic drive through Watson’s Bay and The Gap. Visit The Rocks, the first settlement in Sydney.
Learn the history of the city with a local experienced driver/guide.
Pick up and drop off in your hotel or place of choice in Sydney.
Explore Sydney with the benefit of your own private guide on a half-day tour that can be tailored to your interests. Learn about the founding of Sydney as you visit the historic Rocks district, and see landmarks like the Queen Victoria building, Royal Botanic Gardens, and Mrs Macquaries Point before heading to outlying destinations such as Watsons Bay, Bondi Beach, and The Gap. Have more flexibility with a private tour. Hear live commentary from your guide whilst riding in the air-conditioned comfort of your private vehicle. Hotel pickup and drop-off is provided
This tour is a great all-round day out. Interact with Australia’s most iconic animals including Koalas and Kangaroos and experience all the magic of the spectacular Blue Mountains. Slip away from the hustle and bustle of the city and escape the tourist traps to soak in the epic landscapes from angles that very few will ever appreciate. Your personal guide will tailor the day to your preferences and interests.