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Best Wine Tour we have ever been on!

Came to Summerland for our 40th wedding anniversary, booked a tour before we arrived and had a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Pamela J
Wine Tour

Had a great afternoon Darren was very knowledgeable and fun to spend the afternoon with. He took... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kazmb312
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Summerland based Ogopogo Tours offers Award-Winning Sustainable Sightseeing & Wine Tours in the South Okanagan, catering to small groups of up to 14 guests allowing for a truly personalized service. Choose from a scheduled tour, or have a tour customized just for you. Charter, shuttle and transportation services are also available. Our core values are: Safety, Customer Service Excellence, Sustainable Tourism, Integrity and Fun. We live each of these whole-heartedly with our tours and in our day-to-day lives. Guest comments include: “Best Tour Company”, “Exceptional Service”, “Excellent commentaries…”, “Exceeded Expectations”, “…extremely affordable…”, “goes the extra mile… very professional…”, “FUN!”. When we started this company in 2015, our goal was to provide the kind of service that prompted comments like “Best tour ever”. Our mission has expanded, continuing this level of service while committing to sustainable tourism. Sustainable Tour Operator of the Year – Canada (2018)
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Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z8, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Came to Summerland for our 40th wedding anniversary, booked a tour before we arrived and had a fantastic experience. When Darren arrived, to our delight, he was our personal guide for the day. We visited some great wineries and Darren gave us a great history...More

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Darren S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for touring with us Pam! It was my pleasure to spend an extended tour day with you both. Hope to see you again but way before your 50th!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great afternoon Darren was very knowledgeable and fun to spend the afternoon with. He took us to four different wineries and they were very attentive. The lady at Lunessence winery was great fun. She had us tasting white, rosè and red wine and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time with Darren! He picked 7 of us on time and brought us to 5 different wineries that were all great! We beat the crowds. Darren was very friendly and knowledgeable about the region and the wineries. Him and his wife...More

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Darren S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Heather! Thank you for the review and for touring with us. I hope you enjoyed every second of your day and congratulations again. We hope you will return with your husband for another great day in the Okanagan!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful day with Darren on a tour through Summerland. Visited 5 wineries and a enjoyed a lovely lunch at Zia’s. Well worth the time and money. Our favorites were Summac Ridge (wine) and Dirty Laudry (atmosphere). A great way to spend the...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

We have spent almost our whole trip touring with Darren and Adonica! We have done 3 tours with them while staying in Summerland and Naramta. They are extremely friendly people. We have spent a lot of time laughing and joking around with them, while at...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Darren and Adonica were absolutely amazing tour guides. They became friends to us and we couldn’t have asked for more from a tour operator. We had 3 wine tours booked with them and they went over and above our expectations. I would recommend them to...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Darren was our tour guide today - very friendly, great sense of humour and made our group feel totally at ease. Came and visited the kangaroo farm with us and made the day really special. A huge thank you to his wife for the personalized...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

We enjoyed our afternoon with Ogopogo Tours, we went to some very unique wineries and Darren entertained us along the way and took some really fabulous pictures of our group. All of the wineries welcomed us and generously served tastings of some really amazing wines.More

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Darren S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Thanks so much Jennifer! We are very pleased your group enjoyed your winter wine tour and that you are happy with the photos we sent you. Our host wineries were happy to open their doors for your group and it's fun to be the only...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

A Superb Secrets of Summerland Tour with Adonica.She could not have been any more informative or helpful to our little party as we laughed our way round the Vineyards of Summerland aided by fabulous wine.

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Adonica S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thanks so much! I had a fabulous time with you and your little party. You all had me laughing throughout the day as I guided you around Summerland. I hope to see you and your family again! Adonica

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

We wanted just we six adults on our tour (not joining a bigger bus), and we wanted to pick most of the wineries. Ogopogo was just the right service for our wishes. Friendly, helpful, right on time. The van was clean and our driver provided...More

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Adonica S, Owner at Ogopogo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thanks Karen, I am glad we were just right for your group! I like to make sure your needs are taken care of as you enjoy the fine wines of the beautiful Okanagan Valley. Oliver has so much to offer and I am happy to...More

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JodieeLeeB
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Response from Darren S | Property representative |
Our tours to Oliver including Black Sage Road area pickup between 9:30 and 10:15, depending on your location. Suzanne is correct (thanks) that this tour visits 5 wineries, and that you can be picked up from your home or... More
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