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Exceptional Phillip Island Area Tours

Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 459 494 666
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Phillip Island Day Tour Including Wildlife Park and Grand Prix Circuit
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Phillip Island Food, Wine and Beer Tasting Half-Day Tour
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Phillip Island Art and Artisans Half-Day Tour with Local Guide
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We are Exceptional Phillip Island Area Tours. Located 90 minutes from Melbourne we specialise in unique experiences for the thinking traveller around the Bass Coast and Gippsland areas. Our small group tours are hosted by local guides. We operate seven days a week. Tours incorporate wildlife, food, wine & breweries, distilleries, stunning coast and country, and more. You are not the average traveller. We are not your average tour company. ‘Experience seekers’ and lovers of ‘Aussie hospitality’ will enjoy our tours. Melbourne pick up service can be arranged for private touring.
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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+61 459 494 666
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kirsty, from Exceptional Phillip Island, is hands down the best guide you could hope to have. She’s incredibly knowledgeable, fun, and professional. I had an awesome day with her on a private tour.More

Thank 674joriew
Kirsty M, Owner at Exceptional Phillip Island Area Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kid review 674joriew and thank you for choosing to tour with us. It was such a pleasure to show you around our beautiful area and we hope you will return some day. All the very best wishes for your continuing travels....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Husband and I took part in an Exceptional Food and Wine tour. It was a simply fantastic experience. The bus was comfortable, exploring with no need for google maps and the usual confusion was great. We visited places we never would have known to...More

Thank ComewhatMay01
Kirsty M, Owner at Exceptional Phillip Island Area Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review ComewhatMay01. It was out pleasure to share this piece of paradise with you. We are lucky to have so many super hosts to share and a wide range of experiences. We look forward to your visiting again some time....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a find! We stumbled on these guys and joined a wildlife tour the day after we arrived at Phillip Island. Door to door service and a fantastic guide. Incredibly knowledgeable and took us places we could never have found on our own. An exceptional...More

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Kirsty M, Owner at Exceptional Phillip Island Area Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Delighted you enjoyed our wildlife O2gowalkabout and our secret spots. Thanks for joining us. We hope you will visit again sometime. Travel well, Kirsty and David

Reviewed 31 May 2017

We had a fabulous time with Kirsty, owner of Exceptional Tours. She picked us up from our accommodation on Phillip Island for a day trip to Wilsons Prom. What a trip it was. Kirsty showed us all the towns on the way to the Prom,...More

Thank Beryl R
Kirsty M, Owner at Exceptional Phillip Island Area Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Beryl it was such a pleasure for me to take you both to the Prom and if we could write reviews of our guests you are five stars! You are such an inspirational couple. Thank you for the opportunity to tour with you both. Take...More

Reviewed 2 March 2017

We had the absolute pleasure of being guided around Phillip Island and the penguin parade by Kirsty. We researched tours, wanting a more personal experience off the Golden Princess in a smaller group and we were blown away. She knows the Island, the people, the...More

Thank Jillden53
Kirsty M, Owner at Exceptional Phillip Island Area Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2017

It is my absolute pleasure to share and showoff this piece of paradise with lovely guests like yourselves! Thank you so much for visiting and for providing such a lovely review. I am humbled. I am pleased you had a great visit and I hope...More

Reviewed 6 February 2017

We had the pleasure of enjoying Kirsty Mawer as our tour guide to The Wildlife Park, The Nobbies and The Chocolate Factory on Phillip Island. Her knowledge and personality combined With her patience made this tour unforgettable. Highly recommended!

Thank Anne Helene B
Kirsty M, Owner at Exceptional Phillip Island Area Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2017

Thank you so much for this lovely review Anne. It was my absolute pleasure to share some of our gems with you and family. I do hope you will all visit again sometime. Best wishes, Kirsty

Reviewed 14 January 2017

My husband and went on a fantastic and personal tour with Kirsty. We booked a 'Phillip Island tour' before going to the Penguin parade, and it was awesome! Think you will only see penguins at the parade...? Think again! Kirsty took us all around the...More

Thank Bethan H
Kirsty M, Owner at Exceptional Phillip Island Area Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Thank you very much for your lovely review Bethan. It was my absolute pleasure to show you around this piece of paradise and I am thrilled you enjoyed your time here. Yes, there is a lot more here than many people realise so I am...More

Reviewed 2 November 2016

Kirsty is an amazing host. To call her simply a tour guide is not enough. She knows Philip Island inside out, and she is actively involved in the community. As she herself will tell you, she is an ambassador for the island. We had a...More

Thank Miguel D
Kirsty M, Owner at Exceptional Phillip Island Area Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Ooo, thank you Miguel you are too kind. It is my absolute pleasure sharing this area with you and other guests. We love that you enjoyed your time here and we hope you will return again.Travel well and keep that great smile shining! Best wishes,...More

Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I cannot thank Kristy enough for the tour it was very infomative and wonderfully relax. The sights were amazing especailly the penguins. I would highly recomend it. I would have missed so much if i had driven myself.👍

Thank Jill P
Kirsty M, Owner at Exceptional Phillip Island Area Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2016

Thank you Jill, it was my pleasure to share our little slice of paradise with you. I hope you will visit again and best wishes for happy travels. Kirsty

Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Thanks to Kursty for her time and attention during the afternoon we spent in her company. We were lucky because we had her all for ourselves. We had very little time but she helped us to make the most of it. She is very knowledgeable...More

Thank anybodyParis
Kirsty M, Owner at Exceptional Phillip Island Area Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Thanks @anybodyParis for your kind review. It was lovely to be able to show you around while you were briefly here and I am very happy you enjoyed your tour. I hope your travels up the coast were also enjoyable and Sydney welcomed you in...More

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