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Cradle Mountain Day Tour from Launceston Including Lunch
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Cradle Mountain Day Tour from Launceston Including Lunch

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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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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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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

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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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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Batman Bridge 4 Hour Luncheon Cruise including sailing into the Cataract Gorge

Batman Bridge 4 Hour Luncheon Cruise including sailing into the Cataract Gorge

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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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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Half Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour
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Half Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour

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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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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Hollybank Wilderness Adventure - Zipline Tours

Hollybank Wilderness Adventure - Zipline Tours

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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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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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Tamar Valley Wine Tour with Lunch
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Tamar Valley Wine Tour with Lunch

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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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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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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

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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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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Cataract Gorge Cruise 11:30 am

Cataract Gorge Cruise 11:30 am

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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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  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Cataract Gorge Cruise 10:30 am

Cataract Gorge Cruise 10:30 am

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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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  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Full Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour
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Full Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour

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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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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Cataract Gorge Cruise 3:30 pm

Cataract Gorge Cruise 3:30 pm

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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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  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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What people are saying about Shore Excursions in Launceston

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Cradle Mountain Day Tour from Launceston Including Lunch
"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"..."
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2.5 Hour Morning Discovery Cruise including sailing into the Cataract Gorge
"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."..."
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Batman Bridge 4 Hour Luncheon Cruise including sailing into the Cataract Gorge
"Commentary was interesting and informative. Seating sheltered and comfort with excellent views. Food plentiful and good. Scenery beautiful. Weather perfect. Service friendly, efficient and attentive."..."
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Half Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour
"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"..."
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Hollybank Wilderness Adventure - Zipline Tours
"The whole experience was great. We all had fun and made a fantastic family memory. The staff were fabtastic and very helpful"..."
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Tamar Valley Wine Tour with Lunch
"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!"..."
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Cataract Gorge Cruise 11:30 am
"Knowledgeable Captain, interesting history of the river system Beautiful area up in the gorge, great architecture up on the adjacent hills and the story of the span bridge was also interesting how it was built then duplicated later"..."
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Cataract Gorge Cruise 10:30 am
"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."..."
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Full Day Tamar Valley Wine Tour
"Eammon was a superb tour guide. It was a very personal tour and we learnt a lot of history and about wine!"..."
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Cataract Gorge Cruise 3:30 pm
"Lovely hour on the river cruise, fabulous gourge it’s a must when in Launceston, very informative information from the captain."..."

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