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Insiders Wine Tour - Day Tours

1259 NW Michelbook Ln, McMinnville, OR 97128-2820
+1 503-791-0005
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My husband and I recently traveled to McMinnville for a wine experience in the Willamette Valley... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kathryn D
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
This was amazing.

Wow, what a day. John, the owner, was amazing. He knew so much and was so sweet, we were blessed... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Featured in USA Today. We are the number one referred wine tours by local B&B's. Specializing in tours of small boutique wineries. We also provide offer packages that include helicopter and ground transportation. Corporate tours available. Opportunities for wine tours ending with a winemakers dinner.
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1259 NW Michelbook Ln, McMinnville, OR 97128-2820
+1 503-791-0005
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I recently traveled to McMinnville for a wine experience in the Willamette Valley. I am so thankful we booked with Insiders Wine tour and had the privilege to spend the day with John. He made us feel so welcome right from the...More

Thank Kathryn D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, what a day. John, the owner, was amazing. He knew so much and was so sweet, we were blessed to have him as our guide. If you want the best, insiders wine tour!

1  Thank Robbytejas1
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Toured three wineries in the McMinnville area. Had a wonderful time tasting wines and learned a lot about the process of making wine. Our driver James was a wealth of information. We would recommend the tour to anyone that is going to do any tastings...More

Thank RRH01
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

John from Insiders Wine Tours was our host for the day. If you want someone who is 1) fun 2) funny 3) knowledgeable, he is your guy! He is hilarious! He has lived in the area since 1985 and loves being with people and crafting...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We had a great day on our insiders tour with John. He got us into places we wouldn't have found on our own which was amazing, and we learned a lot about the area along the way. Hope to return and would definitely tour with...More

1  Thank RegattaGal
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Our group of six booked this wine tour after a local recommendation and a lot of research and we were not disappointed! James was absolutely wonderful! His knowledge of the area and the history of winemaking in Oregon was beyond impressive. James tailored our tour...More

Thank Kristin B
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Our little group from Texas spent the most wonderful day with David touring 4 wineries. David was considerate of our wants, informative, knowledgeable, charming and kind. He anticipated our needs, always made sure we had water and effortlessly managed things for the group as a...More

Thank Teresa C
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Great guide, great tour, great wineries and great day! My wife and I spent the day with John touring local wineries and had an incredible time. We asked for smaller production wineries where we could meet the owner or winer maker and he nailed both!...More

1  Thank Mgboyd
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Our family (my wife, two daughters and son-in-law) booked the Insiders Wine Tour after a fair amount of research and reading reviews. We know enough about wine to know we don't know that much. James was our tour leader. He arrived on time and ready...More

Thank PatOCinKC
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

What an incredible day with James! This was our first experience with a wine tour and tastings; and our expectations were exceeded on every level. James taught us all about the different grapes grown in the area and then proceeded to take us to four...More

Thank Brian H
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12 October 2016|
Response from Mgboyd | Reviewed this property |
When we did the tour Insider Wine Tours charged us by the hour for the car and guide which is very common to many others we have done in the past. The tasting fees are generally waved if you buy a minimum amount of wine... More