Launceston
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Our most recommended Launceston Wine Tasting & Winery Tours

  • Launceston: Tamar Valley Wine Tour with Lunch

    1. Launceston: Tamar Valley Wine Tour with Lunch

    Taste around 25 wines at four wine cellars and enjoy a tasty lunch on a winery tour of the Tamar Valley in Tasmania. Meet your guide at your hotel and climb aboard the air-conditioned vehicle to head straight to your first vineyard in the Tamar Valley. Learn about the world-class cool-climate wines produced in the region. Discover the history of the wines of Tasmania and the grape varieties nurtured in the vineyards. Enjoy a generous lunch with a glass of wine at one of the stops. As you visit the four wineries, hear stories from your experienced wine tour guide and passionate cellar door staff, some of whom are winemakers. Get some wine tasting tips and receive wine recommendations. Judge the wines you taste. Enjoy opportunities to purchase wines and ship them home or join wine clubs. After the tour ends, you will be safely transported back to your accommodation in Launceston.

  • Launceston: 4-Hour Batman Bridge Luncheon Cruise

    2. Launceston: 4-Hour Batman Bridge Luncheon Cruise

    Cruise into the magical Cataract Gorge and through Launceston's riverfront precinct, heading north past Tamar Island, historical buildings, churches, pubs, and significant homesteads. You can sample the rich diversity of life as you cruise past quaint riverfront communities, vineyards and farms, to the notable Batman Bridge. Tamer Valley is steeped with romance and studded with tales of bushrangers, explorers, and gold diggers. Australia's longest navigable estuarine river, it has many natural coves and protected inlets that provide a sanctuary for thousands of native water birds that can only be seen on the river. All cruises depart from and return to Home Point Cruise Terminal, which is a taxi ride only 5 minutes from most CBD accommodations. Home Point is a pleasant 15 minute walk from the city center, and guests are kindly asked to be at the cruise terminal 30 minutes prior to depa...

    It was very scenic. The Captain was knowledgeable and fun. Food, cheese and wine delicious. Hostess friendly and effeccient

  • Launceston: 2.5-Hour Morning or Afternoon Discovery Cruise

    3. Launceston: 2.5-Hour Morning or Afternoon Discovery Cruise

    Cruise into the magical Cataract Gorge and through Launceston's riverfront precinct. You will head north past Tamar Island, observing historical buildings such as the St. Mathias Church and the Rosevears Pub. Throughout your tour, you will enjoy morning tea, a fresh fruit selection, local wine,  and a beer tasting. You will experience a relaxed variety of life as you cruise past charming riverfront communities, vineyards and farms, and onward to the historical Rosevears and Windemere districts. This fascinating collection of history, fauna, and people at work, rest, and play makes an absorbing narrative which will touch, intrigue and inspire. This tour will provide you with the best vantage point to view the Tamar Valley. At the conclusion of your scenic and relaxing cruise, you will be returned to your point of origin.

    An enjoyable and informative cruise along the beautiful Tamar river, whilst enjoying complimentary beverages and treats. Highly recommended.

  • From Launceston: Full-Day Wineglass Bay Explorer Tour

    4. From Launceston: Full-Day Wineglass Bay Explorer Tour

    Depart Launceston ready for an action-packed day out exploring Wineglass Bay, Freycinet National Park and the delights and highlights along the way. Your drive this morning takes you through the well-preserved Georgian townships of Evandale and Campbell Town. Make a short stop in Campbell Town where you can collect some lunch to take along for the day ahead. You will have time to discover the Convict Brick Trail that extends through the town, visit the Red Bridge, and check out the tree sculptures depicting the history of the town. After a brief stop in Campbell Town travel to the East Coast, where you catch an amazing view of the area at the Great Oyster Bay Lookout and an opportunity to purchase some fresh oysters plucked from the beautiful surrounding waters. Once inside Freycinet National Park begin a series of walks and exploration of the area. Walk as a group to the Wineglass Ba...

    Guide Graham was ver informative along the way. He gave you options to do different things, depending on your preference or fitness level. You weren’t limited as a group to do the same thing.

  • Relbia: Vineyard Cycling Tour with Wine Tasting

    5. Relbia: Vineyard Cycling Tour with Wine Tasting

    Go beyond the cellar door and through the vines of an award-winning vineyard. Take a guided bike tour through the scenic landscape of the vineyard, admiring the nature around you. As you ride along, learn about how these renowned wines are created, which grapes are grown, as well as the history of the vineyard. After riding around hearing how the wines are made, try these creations for yourself. Sample the winery's different grape varieties to complete your vineyard experience.

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What people are saying about Launceston

Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 3 reviews

Highly recommend. The 4 hour luncheon cruise was super fun. The crew was amazing, especially the captain who provided such interesting anecdotes and information about the different locations we were passing (I must say, you will be giggling half the time with the way he guides us throughout the cruise). They served light breakfast (of cookies and muffins) with tea and coffee, followed by a light lunch which was quite tasty too, some cheese and fruit at the end. Not to forget, you get to do a bit of wine tasting with gorgeous views. Thanks for a memorable experience team!

Lovely friendly crew that welcomed us warmly and looked after our needs. Excellent lunch provided. Captain's talk informative and interesting. Would do it again.

An enjoyable and informative cruise along the beautiful Tamar river, whilst enjoying complimentary beverages and treats. Highly recommended.

It was very scenic. The Captain was knowledgeable and fun. Food, cheese and wine delicious. Hostess friendly and effeccient

Fulfilled expectations, lovely views and lunch was delicious. I would recommend to others.