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Cradle Mountain Day Tour from Launceston Including Lunch

Cradle Mountain Day Tour from Launceston Including Lunch

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81
  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$107.40
From
$107.40
The Cradle Mountain National Park is part of Tasmania’s UNESCO World Heritage listed Wilderness and home to the famous Overland Track. This day tour is ideal for those who want to explore the natural landscapes without committing to a long-distance hike. Admire views of Cradle Mountain, enjoy guided walks at Dove Lake and Weindorfers forest, and see the Sheffield Murals.
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* A traveler said: "Wee had a very knowledgeable guide. Thae walking experience was great. The simple lunch in the hut brought back memories from mountain hikes in my childhood. Finally having the privilege of walking through a time capsule of plants and learning that these plants go back millions of years was amazing. The other stops showed another side of Tassie"


2.5 Hour Morning Discovery Cruise including sailing into the Cataract Gorge

2.5 Hour Morning Discovery Cruise including sailing into the Cataract Gorge

star-5
17
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$65.92
From
$65.92
Whether you’re traveling with family young or old or you just want to put your feet up for the day, this morning cruise is a great way to see the lush Tamar Valley without wearing yourself out with a long hike or drive. Cruise from Launceston into the dramatic Cataract Gorge and beyond. There are plenty of spectacular photo opportunities in the Gorge and beyond, including the riverside districts of Windermere and Rosevears.
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* A traveler said: "Had a superb time cruising the Tamar River and Cataract Gorge. It was a gorgeous sunny day, and the scenery was incredible. The Captain was very knowledgable and the staff were super friendly and helpful. I would highly recommend this Cruise during your Launceston Trip."


Tamar Valley Wine Tour with Lunch

Tamar Valley Wine Tour with Lunch

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387
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$117.76
From
$117.76
Discover the Tamar Valley on a small-group wine tasting tour from Launceston. Visit local vineyards, sample wines and cheeses, and tuck into a delicious gourmet lunch over the course of the day. Learn about the history of the region and tips for wine tasting from your guide and enjoy free round-trip transfers from any location in Launceston.
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* A traveler said: "Great way to explore the Tamar Valley wine region and beautiful cool climate wines. Terry was a great guide and knowledgeable on the region and all the wineries we explored. Wonderful lunch included in the trip!"


Cataract Gorge Cruise 11:30 am

Cataract Gorge Cruise 11:30 am

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38
  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$24.44
From
$24.44
The scenic riversides and lush bushlands of the Cataract Gorge lie just downstream from Launceston. On this tour, discover the gorge from the water on a 50-minute morning cruise—ideal for those short on time. Admire views of Kings Wharf and the Seaport as you glide along Launceston’s riverfront, then sail beneath the spectacular cliffs of the Cataract Gorge, enjoying unobstructed views from the purpose-built cruise ship.
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* A traveler said: "Well worth the money, excellent presentation by the Captain of the boat. Great history passed on to the tourists"


Half Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour

Half Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour

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15
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$102.71
From
$102.71
This half-day winery tour of the Tamar Valley is the ideal trip for travelers who don’t have time for the full-day tour. You’ll visit several wineries, sample some delicious local wines, plus get the chance to speak with the winemakers to learn more about the process. You can also enjoy a gourmet lunch platter at one of the wineries, carefully selected to match the wines. This tour is a fun and indulgent experience in less time.
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* A traveler said: "My friend and I were lucky to be the only two on our tour, extremely nice trip organiser and driver and tasted some lovely wines, wineries were very courteous, we had a thoroughly great afternoon"


Hollybank Wilderness Adventure - Zipline Tours

Hollybank Wilderness Adventure - Zipline Tours

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326
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
From
$92.58
From
$92.58
Enjoy the natural environment of Launceston on a canopy tour in the forest. Travel across the treetops on a zipline course that takes you to different 'cloud station' platforms, where you can admire the view and catch your breath. Plus, zoom over the Piper River on one of the longest ziplines in Australia with a length of 1,312 feet (400 meters).
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* A traveler said: "The whole experience was great. We all had fun and made a fantastic family memory. The staff were fabtastic and very helpful"


2.5 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departs at 1: 30 pm

2.5 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departs at 1: 30 pm

star-4.5
12
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$65.92
From
$65.92
The scenic riversides and lush bushlands of the Cataract Gorge lie just downstream from Launceston. On this tour, discover the gorge from the water on a leisurely afternoon cruise and admire views of Tamar Island, Windemere, and Rosevears as you set sail from Launceston. While on-board, tuck into a delicious afternoon tea and sample a selection of Tasmanian beers and wines.
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Cradle Mountain National Park Day Tour from Launceston

Cradle Mountain National Park Day Tour from Launceston

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69
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$107.40
From
$107.40
Go deep into the pristine Tasmanian forest, and experience a remote wilderness of waterfalls, glacial lakes, rainforest and wildlife on this day trip from Launceston to Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park. Inside the World Heritage–listed park, take walks through the forest and admire views of the craggy peak of Cradle Mountain towering above Dove Lake. You’ll also stop at Waldheim Alpine Spa for a taste of regional culinary delights for lunch.
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* A traveler said: "We had a great day, apart from the weather, unfortunately that is out of everyone's control. The day was perfectly planned. Our guide, Ben, had a great knowledge of the history and the area, and indeed was very interesting to listen to."


Batman Bridge 4 Hour Luncheon Cruise including sailing into the Cataract Gorge
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$99.99
Explore part of Australia’s longest navigable estuarine river, the Tamar, and the beautiful Cataract Gorge on this relaxing cruise. Keep an eye out for water birds, cruise past vineyards, and get a glimpse into rural Australia. Snack on Tasmanian cheese and sample Tasmanian wine (among other food and beverages) as you enjoy chilling out on board. This is an ideal tour for travelers who want to slow down for a day and admire the natural scenery.
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* A traveler said: "Such a relaxing 4 hour tour. Beautiful scenery and friendly staff. Morning tea and lunch were yummy and plenty of it. The wine tasting was a bit of fun but not a highlight. Could have done without it. Would definitely recommend this cruise."


Cradle Mountain Active Day Trip from Launceston

Cradle Mountain Active Day Trip from Launceston

star-4.5
40
  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$102.71
From
$102.71
A visit to Cradle Mountain is a must-do when visiting Launceston. Part of the Tasmanian Wilderness Heritage Area and considered one of Tasmania’s most iconic landmarks, Cradle Mountain offers excellent hiking opportunities in a spectacular natural setting. Your guide tailors your tour to your interests, with the option to take an easier walk to Dove Lake, or a more challenging hike up the mountain. Enjoy informative commentary, sweeping views, wildlife sightings of wombats and wallabies, and stops in Sheffield and at the Ashgrove Cheese Factory en route.
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* A traveler said: "We had a wonderful day at Cradle mountain the hike around Dove lake was fantastic and the drive up from Launceston was so beautiful. Rita our guide for the day was great she had coats, gloves and beanies if you didn’t have your own and knew a lot about the area. Highly recommended and don’t forget some warm clothing"


Full Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour

Full Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour

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22
  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$126.41
From
$126.41
Lovers of good food and drink will enjoy this full-day wine tour, which includes a delicious lunch at one of the wineries. Visit five or six wineries in the West Tamar Valley wine region. You’ll get the chance to speak to the makers of different varieties of wine and learn all about their craft. Plus, tastings are included and all members of your group can relax and have a good time without worrying about who will be the designated driver.
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* A traveler said: "Eammon was a superb tour guide. It was a very personal tour and we learnt a lot of history and about wine!"


3-4 Hours Launceston Cataract Gorge Local History Walking Tour with Wildlife

3-4 Hours Launceston Cataract Gorge Local History Walking Tour with Wildlife

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11
  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$54.56
From
$54.56
To see native Tasmanian birds and animals in their natural habitats rather than in a zoo, this Launceston Cataract Gorge walking tour is ideal. Starting an hour before sunset, you’ll embark on a guided walk at one of the best times of day for wildlife watching. While there are some uphill sections and steps, the path is well formed and suitable for most visitors.
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* A traveler said: "This walking tour was a really excellent experience. John made us feel really welcome and had so much local knowledge to share, absolutely fascinating. The pace of the tour was perfect, and the stop for a light dinner & a drink in the heart of the Gorge was a nice touch."


Cataract Gorge Cruise 3:30 pm

Cataract Gorge Cruise 3:30 pm

star-5
7
  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$24.44
From
$24.44
The scenic riversides and lush bushlands of the Cataract Gorge lie just downstream from Launceston. On this tour, discover the gorge from the water on a 50-minute afternoon cruise—ideal for those short on time. Admire views of Kings Wharf and the Seaport as you glide along Launceston’s riverfront, then sail beneath the spectacular cliffs of the Cataract Gorge, enjoying unobstructed views from the purpose-built cruise ship.
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* A traveler said: "Lovely hour on the river cruise, fabulous gourge it’s a must when in Launceston, very informative information from the captain."


Active Day Tour One-Way from Launceston to Hobart via Wineglass Bay

Active Day Tour One-Way from Launceston to Hobart via Wineglass Bay

star-4
5
  • 12 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$133.32
From
$133.32
Travel across Tasmania one way from Launceston to Hobart via Freycinet National Park and the famously beautiful Wineglass Bay. Have time for walking and sightseeing in the national park, then make stops for seafood, wine, and other treats at Freycinet Marine Farm and the Devils Corner Winery before evening drop-off in Hobart.
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* A traveler said: "That was great experience for this trip. both guides are knowledgeable and informative. they explained us about some background and stories during the trip sites and that made us very impression. they were also friendly and helpful during the trip. Best way from Launceston to Hobart and highly recommended this trip to my friends."


Cataract Gorge Cruise 4:30 pm

Cataract Gorge Cruise 4:30 pm

star-4.5
3
  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$24.44
From
$24.44
Board a boat at Royal Park in Launceston to cruise to the the beautiful Cataract Gorge. This afternoon boat tour cruises along the city’s riverfront area, past King’s Wharf and Seaport, and listen to engaging commentary on the history of the Launceston and Tasmania from your skipper. This river cruise is both wheelchair and stroller accessible.
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* A traveler said: "Very good cruise up the Cataract Gorge to see unique rock walls bearing the mark of the amazing hugh tides."


Hollybank Wilderness Adventures - Segway Tour

Hollybank Wilderness Adventures - Segway Tour

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50
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
From
$74.07
From
$74.07
Explore the tranquil Hollybank Forest, just a short drive north of Launceston, without worrying about heavy hiking packs or sweaty clothes on this short segway tour. Ride a heavy-duty segway down the peaceful forest paths while your guide tells you about the forest’s history and the changing ecosystem. At the end of the tour, take home a USB drive of digital photographs, taken by the tour team, to remember your forest adventure by.
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Tamar Valley Food and Wine Boutique Tours

Tamar Valley Food and Wine Boutique Tours

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49
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$122.21
From
$122.21
Throughout the journey of the Tamar Valley, we will tell you stories of the region. From historic sites, famous people who shaped the Valley, to the owners of the vineyards. We will also give you the opportunity to purchase produce from the region to take home. We can allow minor customized adjustments. Please discuss this with Jan. He is always happy to meet customer`s needs. We have wine and chocolate pairing, a visit to an Olive farm and an enormous range of wine varieties to taste. Even a drive through an out of this world Swiss Village.
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* A traveler said: "A fantastic trip with Jan! It was lovely going to some of the smaller wineries that were so friendly and also visiting a lavender farm, olive oil farm and a gin distillery. We also enjoyed the delicious lunch and the many stories from Jan."


3-Day Tasmania Combo: Launceston to Hobart Active Tour Including Cradle Mountain, Freycinet National Park and Port Arthur

3-Day Tasmania Combo: Launceston to Hobart Active Tour Including Cradle Mountain, Freycinet National Park and Port Arthur

star-4.5
19
  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
From
$307.37
From
$307.37
Cover the three top highlights of Tasmania on a 3-day tour that visits Cradle Mountain, Freycinet National Park and Port Arthur. Arrange for your own accommodation in Launceston and Hobart, and leave the rest to the pros. Enjoy walking around Cradle Mountain and Dove Lake, then spend a day in Freycinet National Park to see Wineglass Bay and other landmarks. From Hobart, head to the Port Arthur Historic Site for a guided walking tour and harbor cruise, and see the historic town of Richmond and Mt Wellington upon your return.
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* A traveler said: "The staff were wonderful,so much knowledge on history,flora and fauna and the locations we travelled to were spectacular"


Josef Chromy Wines Winery Tour Including Tasting and Lunch

Josef Chromy Wines Winery Tour Including Tasting and Lunch

star-4.5
15
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
From
$111.10
From
$111.10
At Josef Chromy Wines, a high-tech winery whose modern production facility sits amid a beautiful vineyard landscape near Launceston, enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour to learn how Tasmania’s cool-climate grapes are turned into varietals like pinot noir and sauvignon blanc. Stroll through the vineyard with a winery host and see some of the winemaking equipment before a wine-tasting session that includes both mature and young wines. Then enjoy a 2-course lunch with wine pairings in the tasting room, located in a renovated building that dates back to the 1880s. This tour does not include transportation.
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* A traveler said: "In a word, Excellent. |Lovely wine in a beautiful setting, outstanding staff, an informative tour then fantastic food in an elegant restaurant. Simply marvellous."


2.50 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departing at 3 pm

2.50 hour Afternoon Discovery Cruise including Cataract Gorge departing at 3 pm

star-4.5
7
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$65.92
From
$65.92
Cruise into the magical Cataract Gorge and through Launceston's riverfront precinct. Head north past Tamar Island, historical buildings: St Mathias Church and the Rosevears Pub. Experience the variety of life as we cruise past charming riverfront communties, vineyards and farms, to 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. The best vantage point to view the Tamar Valley
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Cataract Gorge Cruise 9:30 am

Cataract Gorge Cruise 9:30 am

star-5
6
  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$24.44
From
$24.44
Enjoy unobstructed views of Cataract Gorge while aboard the “Lady Launceston,” a 19th-century-style vessel. This 50-minute cruise departs in the morning and takes you past Kings Wharf, Seaport, and the riverfront precinct of Launceston while you listen to captivating commentary on the region’s history from the skipper. Comfortable seats and a silent electric drive make for a relaxing boat tour.
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* A traveler said: "Scenic cruise over the appropriate amount of time for the area covered, entertaining and educational commentary."


Tasmanian Hydro Electricity & Power Station Explorer - Closed due to Covid-19

Tasmanian Hydro Electricity & Power Station Explorer - Closed due to Covid-19

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6
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
From
$48.14
From
$48.14
Trevallyn hydroelectric power station is located 5 minutes from the heart of Launceston and was commissioned in 1955. It houses 4 generators of around 25MW capacity each and supplies around 4% of Tasmania's installed generating capacity.
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* A traveler said: "We had a great time and saw all levels of the hydro plant. Our guide John was very informative and took the time to answer our questions and explain everything."


Cataract Gorge Cruise 10:30 am

Cataract Gorge Cruise 10:30 am

star-5
5
  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$24.44
From
$24.44
Start your day with a leisurely cruise along Tasmania’s South Esk River. Board your wheelchair and stroller accessible boat and sail past King’s Wharf and Seaport to reach the beautiful Cataract Gorge. Listen to engaging commentary about the history of the area and Tasmania from your skipper while you sail.
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* A traveler said: "A very informative short 50 min tour the guide LYN was brilliant in his knowledge of Launceston and its history, good start to understand back ground into Launceston and the Gorge."


Cataract Gorge Cruise 1:30 pm

Cataract Gorge Cruise 1:30 pm

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4
  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$24.44
From
$24.44
Cruise past historical Kings Wharf, Seaport and Launceston's delightful riverfront precinct. The highlight of the experience is then cruising into Launceston's spectacular Cataract Gorge, as we engage the Lady Launceston's unique silent electric drive. View the sheer cliffs from the comfortable seats, appreciate the unobstructed views on the multi award winning 1890's style vessel and enjoy the skippers captivating commentary on the history of this fascinating area.
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