Wicked Wine Tours delivers innovative and exceptional tours in Kelowna, including wine tours, craft tours, and food tours. We offer half-day and full-day wine tour excursions in the greater Kelowna region of the Okanagan Valley and full-day wine tours to the Naramata Bench in Penticton. We also provide Kelowna's best craft beer tour and culinary food tour experiences, featuring the best Kelowna breweries, craft distilleries, craft cideries, and the best Kelowna restaurants. We specialize in smaller groups focusing on highly personalized service and unique tour experiences.
Wicked Wine Tours is proud to maintain a large, modern, and immaculately maintained fleet of luxury passenger vans. With us, no bus! All tours include complimentary pick-up and drop-off, applicable taxes and facility tasting fees, and complimentary chilled bottled water.
Our most vital asset - our team - consists of a group of passionate individuals who are deeply committed to ensuring you have an excellent experience. Most of our Wicked Tour Guides have been with us for years, growing alongside us, and we genuinely believe we have the best Tour Guides in the Okanagan Valley, and we have the awards to back it up! Ready to #getwicked?
We are FOCUSED on being the best, and to delivering INNOVATIVE and EXCEPTIONAL experiences. We are ACCOUNTABLE to inform, inspire, and create memories for our guests and team. We are COLLABORATIVE, and continually seek to enhance our expertise and partnerships.
El Presidenté has spent his career in hospitality, from bussing tables as a teenager to managing luxury hotels and spas worldwide. Nurturing an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for British Columbia wine, Wicked Wine Tours launched in 2014, and Wicked Weed Tours in 2019. Nick is an entrepreneur, rocker, and autism advocate.
Danny moved to the Okanagan from sunny - but frigid - Saskatchewan. Having owned his own hospitality business, Danny brings that experience when sharing unique wineries and jaw-dropping views with our guests. Danny has seen first-hand why people are proud to call the Okanagan Valley their home, and he and his wife embrace living here.
Amadeus Julian (aka AJ) moved to Kelowna with his girlfriend in 2020. Having visited 30 countries worldwide, AJ is a well-traveled Dane and has made the Okanagan his new home. AJ prefers a crisp glass of Riesling, and he is eager to share his passion for travel and wine with our guests.
Colton was born and raised in the Thompson-Okanagan. A small-town boy, Colton, moved to Kelowna nine years ago. He enjoys sports, martial arts, fishing, and exploring this beautiful valley in his free time. Colton likes to treat his guests like royalty, without the stuffiness. If you need a Jester, he’s ready to accommodate!
John has called the Okanagan Valley home for the majority of his life. Growing up here, he has a vast knowledge of the local wineries and their histories. John loves making sure each guest has an unforgettable time, and he's eager to show everyone what the Okanagan has to offer.
Having grown up in Kelowna, Sarah is passionate about the Okanagan and all it offers. Her compassion for others, combined with her outgoing personality, provides a fun experience for our guests. Sarah is eager to make sure each guest has an unforgettable time experiencing the Okanagan and its stunning wineries.
The Okanagan Valley is a world-renowned wine region with over 270 wineries. See them with Wicked Wine Tours.
Community involvement and support are essential to us. We regularly support and donate to local Okanagan organizations meaningful to our team, including the MS Society, Okanagan Boy & Girls Club, and the YMCA of Okanagan.
Wicked Wine Tours is committed to sustainability and protecting the environment. We review, measure, and seek opportunities to improve sustainability for all stakeholders, including our community, guests, and team. We are proud to be a GreenStep Sustainable Tourism Gold Certified Business.
Wicked Wine Tours is grateful to have received Silver (2021, 2020) & Gold (2019): Wine Tour Service from Best of Kelowna, TripAdvisor Traveler's Choice, and the Customer Service Award from the British Columbia Tourism Industry Association, among others.
Wicked Wine Tours is a fully licensed operator with the Passenger Transportation Authority of British Columbia and meets or exceeds all government regulations and safety requirements.
Tour Guides are carefully screened, selected, and undergo extensive internal training, and Tour Guides are encouraged to pursue further wine education and certification. We regularly support local industry events and training opportunities.