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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."


Half Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour

Half Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour

star-5
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"


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."


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 Day Tour from Launceston Including Lunch

Cradle Mountain Day Tour from Launceston Including Lunch

star-4.5
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"


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"


Cataract Gorge Cruise 10:30 am

Cataract Gorge Cruise 10:30 am

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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 11:30 am

Cataract Gorge Cruise 11:30 am

star-5
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"


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"


Tamar Valley Wine Tour with Lunch

Tamar Valley Wine Tour with Lunch

star-5
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!"


Full Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour

Full Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour

star-5
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

star-5
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."


The Walls of Jerusalem Supported Trekking Tour

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The Walls of Jerusalem Supported Trekking Tour

star-5
3
  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$999.89
$1,107.28
$107.39 savings
From
$999.89
$1,107.28
$107.39 savings
Escape the day to day and experience one of the last true wilderness areas left on earth. The Walls of Jerusalem National Park is only accessible by walking into and rewards visitors with scenery and plants found nowhere else on earth.
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