Sydney Private Tours for Small Groups

We specialise in private tours of Sydney and nearby regions with standard or tailor-made itineraries. Our Mercedes Viano seats up to 7 passengers. We’ll pick you up and return you to your Sydney hotel and every age and level of mobility is welcome.

Luxury private tours exclusively for you and your travelling companions

Country Trails is an owner-operated business offering unique private tours for small groups. Departing from Sydney, our day trips allow you to visit some of the most popular destinations in the area:

To arrange a memorable experience for your family, friends or just for yourself, call Country Trails to discuss your ideal personalised private tour today!

Tailor your itinerary – or keep it simple!

Every group has different tastes. Whether you prefer a nature hike or relaxing sightseeing, wine and cheese tasting or family friendly fun, our private tours are all about showcasing the regional highlights that best suit your group. Owner and tour guide, Glenn, will be happy to discuss your favourite ideas and design the perfect itinerary for your trip.

Prefer to keep it simple? We also offer a standard itinerary for each destination, designed to showcase the region’s most distinctive features while staying flexible. All you’ll need to do is relax, and enjoy an unforgettable day.

Private Hunter Valley wine tours

Hunter Valley Private Tours

Just north of Sydney, the Hunter Valley is rich in history and culture. It’s one of Australia’s oldest and most famous wine regions, making our private Hunter Valley wine tours a popular choice for foodies and wine enthusiasts. Or if you want to include activities other than wine tasting, a Hunter Valley day trip still offers a variety of produce stores and restaurants, feature gardens, wildlife parks and more.

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Travel in Style

Your Country Trails private tour is a specially-tailored experience, just for your group. As a boutique tour operator, we travel exclusively with small touring groups, enabling greater flexibility with regard to the places visited and the pace of the tour.

Our Mercedes Viano professional touring vehicle will carry you and up to six companions in luxurious, air-conditioned comfort.

  • Comfortable seating for seven passengers – with plenty of legroom
  • Reclining leather seats
  • Sunroofs
  • Air-conditioning
  • DVD player with documentaries and movies supplied (including DVDs for kids)

With a dedicated vehicle and driver, your trip can be flexible, personalised, and just right for you and your companions. It’s the perfect short getaway for a couple, family, friends, or even a small corporate group.

Private Blue Mountains tours

Blue Mountains Private Tours

Perfect for sightseeing and nature lovers, the Blue Mountains offer spectacular stretches of countryside for you to explore. Beautiful bushwalking trails provide plenty for high-energy adventurers, while others can relax and enjoy the easily-accessible lookouts, a wildlife park and picturesque small towns. Featherdale Wildlife Park and Scenic World are especially popular side destinations. It’s the ideal tour to enjoy uniquely Australian plants, animals and landscapes.

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Private Tours for the Whole Family

Travellers of all ages and mobility levels are welcome with Country Trails! We pride ourselves on our friendly and flexible service, and are happy to provide expert advice for tour groups with particular requirements.

Tours with children

Bringing the kids along? Glenn will happily tailor your tour itinerary to provide plenty of experiences for the little ones to enjoy. Country Trails can also provide child seats for family groups with young children (normally required for kids under the age of 7).

Touring with less mobile travellers

For seniors and those with limited mobility, accessible attractions are available at all our favourite destinations. Glenn will be happy to hear your specific requirements, and advise you on which activities will be suitable for your trip.

If you travel with a mobility aid, you’ll be pleased to know that our tour vehicle is also able to accommodate a folding wheelchair or scooter.

Private Sydney tours

Private Sydney Tours

The city of Sydney is packed with iconic landmarks, beautiful views and important historical sites. Our Sydney private tours combine must-see attractions – like Sydney Harbour, the Opera House and Bondi Beach – with lesser-known gems throughout the city. If meeting a kangaroo or koala is more to your liking, Sydney is also an excellent place to see some of Australia’s unique wildlife. Your tour can include a variety of zoos, wildlife sanctuaries and aquariums all easily reached from the city centre.

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Learn More About Our Private Tours from Sydney

Sydney is one of the world’s most appealing cities, and the surrounding regions offer plenty of activities for day trips. Private tours from Sydney offer activities from bushwalking and swimming, to wine tasting and fine dining. Whether you’re with family, friends, kids or travelling by yourself, we can organise the ideal short getaway for your interests.

With friendly, professional service and years of local expertise, Glenn will make your day trip one to remember. Contact us now to discuss which of our private tours is perfect for you!

Luxury van for private tours from Sydney
Private South Coast Tours

NSW South Coast Private Tours

The region just south of Sydney offers miles of beautiful beaches and unique coastal towns. Relax on a scenic beachfront, cruise coastal and country roads for beautiful panoramic views, or discover quaint towns and villages which typify the Australian coastal and country lifestyle. It’s a tour which, in many ways, showcases “real Australia”.

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From the Blog


  • Blue Mountains tours Spring in the Blue Mountains - Spring is a great time for Blue Mountains tours. The weather is usually temperate without much rain - ideal for hiking - and many wildflowers are out. Tourists and locals visit the ever-popular Leura village, where you can see the cherry more
  • Sydney Walks - Barangaroo Reserve Sydney Walks – Barangaroo Reserve - The new Barangaroo Reserve is a great new public space beside Sydney Harbour.  The park is a peaceful place to relax and watch the boats passing by. The opening of the newly constructed Wulugul Walk means you can now walk more
  • Hunter Valley vineyards Hunter Valley vineyards - Budburst! The season is underway in the Hunter Valley, with new shoots appearing on the vines. Leaf growth will continue over the next couple of months to produce a nice green canopy. Great for those photos when on tour!

Owner Operator


Glenn Kinsville of Country Trails private tours

“All tours are conducted by Glenn Kinsville, the founder and tour guide. Operating since 2011, his Sydney private tours are flexible and personalised, so you get to focus on experiences most of interest to you. To keep things simple, you can also just book one of the standard tour itineraries. See the individual tour pages for more info and the photo gallery for pics taken on our tours. Scroll down for social media and Tripadvisor tour reviews.

Please contact Glenn to discuss your Sydney private tours.”