About Taste Bud Tours Perth
Our Taste Bud Tours are specifically designed to take your tastebuds on tour and with so much on offer, the tour is not laid back and slow paced.
The focus is on Great Food with generous samplings of the Swan Valley’s renowned wine and beer.
You may have heard of speed dating, well SPEED GRAZING is more fulfilling – it’s still comfortable, insightful and delicious ……however, we have a lot to offer you in a short duration. So hang on to your hats, we’re aiming to fit as much tasting, sampling, indulgence and plain good fun in your compact half day tour!
If you’re up for it – let’s go !!
Now that you’ve decided to continue, let’s tell you a bit about ourselves.
Senior Tour Guide – Loris Harding has been developing and operating award winning businesses in the Swan Valley for the past 20 years. Taste Bud Tours Perth enjoyed it’s initial charter in September 2010, commenced full-time operation in March 2011 and is a new and exciting operation destined to enjoy similiar success to Loris’s previous projects.
Loris has a proven successful track record in writing award winning submissions ie Minister of Tourism Encouragement Award – West Australian Tourism Awards 2004, Best Home Based Business Award in 2006 and Best New Business Award in 2009. These awards were won by local attraction Swan Valley Wagon Trails in 2004 and 2006, and Swan Valley Pink Bus Tours in 2009.
Loris was personally awarded Finalist Status in the FACET Golden Guide category of the Western Australian Tourism Awards in 2008 and 2012 reflecting creative tour development and strong managerial skills. Loris won the FACET Golden Guide Gold Medal in the Western Australian Tourism Awards 2014.
Taste Bud Tours Perth was awarded BEST NEW BUSINESS in the Small Business Awards (Belmont) in November 2011, and since January 2012 has consistently been ranked the Numer One Food Focused Bus Tour in Perth on TripAdvisor – an outstanding result for what is effectively a “one woman band”.
Local knowledge, strong commitment to the people, product and passion encompassed in this amazing region and sense of quality customer service are just some of the elements of this exciting Taste Bud experience.
We’re all about building tasteful memories – so you’ll be gifted an environmental carry bag, bottled water, a Taste Bud VIP Rewards Card and access to souvenir images of your time with us. We want you to join us again so we’ve initiated an ongoing savings system you’ll not be able to resist.
Like so many of our new Taste Bud friends, we look forward to you joining us again, and again, and again !