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Detour Adventures - Tours

Bathurst, New South Wales 2795, Australia
+61 1300 728 321
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4 wheel driving in the Aussie bush!

We had some visitors from Holland and we organise with Detour Adventure to take them 4 wheel... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2017
antalaus
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Bathurst, Australia
Another stunning trip with Detour Adventures

I recently had the enormous pleasure of my third day trip with Detour Adventures with Ian as my... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2017
Sandra J
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Queensland, Australia
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Take an off road adventure today with Detour Adventures. Fun for the whole family. See Kangaroos, Wallabies, Echidnas, Goannas and other native wildlife in the National Parks and State Forests around Bathurst, Jenolan Caves and the Blue Mountains. Enjoy the comfort of our new, spacious Toyota Land Cruiser with air conditioning and heating to every row of seats. We also do Tag-along tours (bring your own 4WD), gold and silver mining history tours, Historical Bathurst full and half day tours, winery tours, or you can make up your own adventure. You will have a great day out in the Australian Bush, with a professional tour guide/driver on a Detour Adventure.
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

We had some visitors from Holland and we organise with Detour Adventure to take them 4 wheel driving in the hills outside Bathurst NSW. The trip was great, the visitors loved it and went away with great memories. Great trip Ian!More

Thank antalaus
4WDetour, Owner at Detour Adventures - Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Thanks very much for taking the time to write a review. I'm so pleased that the trip with Detour Adventures was special for you and your Dutch Guests. With about 70% of our Guests being international tourists, it's always a pleasure to show the beautiful...More

Reviewed 19 December 2017

I recently had the enormous pleasure of my third day trip with Detour Adventures with Ian as my guide. This time we travelled down into the majestic Wolgan Valley where after a leisurely morning tea in a beautiful setting, we spent time exploring the ruins...More

Thank Sandra J
4WDetour, Owner at Detour Adventures - Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Hi Sandra, thanks for another great review. Wonderful. I'm so pleased this adventure was everything you had hoped for. You're right, we fitted a lot in but it didn't feel rushed. We had the bush to ourselves that day. The ruins were spectacular, we chatted...More

Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

My sis booked our extended family including an 80+ year old grandpa and 4 year old toddler on an outback tour at Ganbenang led by the multi-talented Ian, who was our driver, tour guide and chef all rolled into one. We loved the bush walk...More

Thank GlobalWarrier
4WDetour, Owner at Detour Adventures - Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Well what a stunning review!! Thank you so much Dora (and family). From the moment we started the Adventure, we were all having fun and yes, your niece was a delight in the 4WD, spotting kangaroos all day long. We certainly saw some great things;...More

Reviewed 16 November 2017

We had a great spring day for a four wheel drive adventure . Ian sure knows lots about the area and peppers the drive with lots of interesting history and antidotes . A stop at Kowmung river for morning tea was appreciated before heading to...More

Thank Jan R
4WDetour, Owner at Detour Adventures - Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2017

Hi Jan, thank you for your kind review of your day out with us to Yerranderie in the 4WD. What a great little town, locked away in the deep Kanangra-Boyd National Park. I'm pleased you liked the 4WDing, the lunch and all that the day...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

It was an awesome first experience. A big thanks to Ian for making the trip worth while. I would love to go again.More

Thank Josselyn N
4WDetour, Owner at Detour Adventures - Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Hi Josselyn, Thanks for your review and I'm pleased you and your family had such a great time. I've got to say, I had a great time with you all too. So pleased you Dad got to take his Land Cruiser out for some real...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017

My children and I loved this 4WD tour and we hope to do another soon. Ian was very professional, informative and helpful. He tailored the day tour to suit our interests and also within our budget. We found what he told us very interesting and...More

Thank familytravel724
4WDetour, Owner at Detour Adventures - Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks for your great review Fiona. Wonderful. I'm pleased you and the children had a good time out in the 4WD. The weather was kind to us, the bush was brilliant and I'm pleased you liked the bushwalking too. What a wonderful spot with amazing...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017

Joined host Ian in Sofala,NSW and with seven vehicles travelled along the Turon river along a track with a few mild challenges included. Morning tea beside the river before joining the Castlereagh hhway at Capertee for a "Pi stop" then east 2 km's to a...More

Thank Jim H
4WDetour, Owner at Detour Adventures - Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Hi Jim, what a great tag-along adventure this one was. A great bunch of people and well maintained vehicles. I thoroughly enjoyed the day out with you all. It was lovely taking you all out to some of my special spots and tracks. As one...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017

An extremely BIG thank you to Ian for two days of memorable scenery, history and laughs. The three of us experienced two tours with Ian, who provides a service of professionalism, excellence, high quality, kindness with the addition of a sense of humor. If you...More

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4WDetour, Owner at Detour Adventures - Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Hi Bernadette & Dominic. Thanks for becoming 'Detour Adventurers' along with Jay recently. Your review is very kind, thank you. We had a really great time together. We saw so many things, took in history, saw some amazing scenery and had enjoyed one of Australia's...More

Reviewed 28 June 2017

My friend and I contacted Ian for a tour late last year and are so glad we did. He worked within our budget and created a personalized tour to see Bathurst, Millthorpe, then drove us to Orange. He was super accommodating, friendly, suggested different things...More

Thank snowwee
4WDetour, Owner at Detour Adventures - Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Hi Helen, lovely to hear from you. Never mind the review being late, it's much appreciated. I can't believe your tour was September last year. Seems like yesterday. Thanks for taking the time to do it now. I'm pleased you both had a great day...More

Reviewed 5 May 2017

What a fantastic half-day tour of forest and vistas! The tour was brilliantly organised by Ian to enable us to explore some back roads not far from our home. It was a special time spent in the beautiful forest with a delicious morning tea in...More

Thank Jan2795
4WDetour, Owner at Detour Adventures - Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Hi Jan, Didn't we have a great morning together. Thanks for your review. What a compliment. As locals of Bathurst, it was nice to take you and Max out to see some of the beautiful bush that so many locals don't get a chance to...More

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