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Our most recommended Tasmania Wine Tasting & Winery Tours

Hobart: Bruny Island Gourmet Sightseeing Day Tour

1. Hobart: Bruny Island Gourmet Sightseeing Day Tour

Explore Bruny Island’s spectacular landscapes, gourmet produce, and inspiring locals on a small group tour of around 20 passengers, plus your knowledgeable local guide. Tours depart daily from Hobart and local accommodation. Relax and enjoy this fully inclusive experience showcasing the best of Bruny Island. Try cheeses, oysters, fudge, premium wines, honey and mead. Meet some of the island’s artisan producers, people who put their energy and spirit into handcrafting these renowned products. Stop for a delicious lunch at Pennicott’s beachside restaurant with sweeping views of Adventure Bay.  Throughout the day you'll see incredible scenery. At The Neck, see the narrow isthmus stretch away south in graceful curves. Take a stroll and leave your footprints in the sand of a deserted beach. The light bush of the northern island gives way to the dense rainforest of the south's Mavista Rainforest - a pristine environment home to diverse wildlife including rare white wallabies. Your return ferry crossing departs at 4:30 PM for a 5:00 PM arrival in Kettering, followed by a short 30-minute drive back to Hobart, where hotel drop offs are available on request.

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Launceston: 2.5-Hour Morning or Afternoon Discovery Cruise

2. 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.

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Launceston: 4-Hour Batman Bridge Luncheon Cruise

3. 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 departure

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Drink Tasmania Signature Tour: Wine, Cider, Beer and Whisky

4. Drink Tasmania Signature Tour: Wine, Cider, Beer and Whisky

Start the day at Brooke Street Pier on the picturesque Hobart Waterfront. The morning half of the tour takes place in the beautiful Huon Valley, home to Tasmania’s bountiful apple and cherry orchards. Sample award-winning wines at Home Hill Winery, including sparkling, chardonnay, pinot noir, dessert wines and more while taking a leisurely stroll through the vineyards. At Pagan Cider Cellar Door, experience traditional farmhouse-style organic apple ciders and compare them to more modern examples made from a variety of fruits from the valley. Local produce from the valley will be on offer for lunch at Willie Smith's Apple Shed. After lunch, start the whisky and beer tour. Visit the Lark Distillery Cellar Door and taste the famous Lark Classic Cask whisky. Taste three impressive whisky varieties at Sullivans Cove Distillery before enjoying craft beer at the Last Rites Brewing Company. The tour concludes at Hobart Brewing Company where you can enjoy a drink of your choice.

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Hobart: Best of Tasmanian Wine Day Tour

5. Hobart: Best of Tasmanian Wine Day Tour

Your full-day wine tour begins as you depart from the Brooke Street Pier. From there, begin your visit to 5 of Southern Tasmania’s best wine producers, all within a short drive of Hobart. Have the opportunity to meet some of the winemakers and taste a wide range of award-winning, hand-crafted, cool climate wines. Taste world-class sparkling wines, crisp cool-climate white wines, and velvety, seductive reds. See grapes being processed, wines being fermented in the wineries, grapes growing in the vineyard, and wines maturing in barrel rooms. You may even be lucky enough to try wine direct from the tanks, or even from the barrels. Expect a day packed full of wine tasting, tours, conversations, and even some local cheese thrown in for good measure. At the conclusion of your experience, return to the Hobart Brewing Company to continue your evening.

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Launceston: Tamar Valley Wine Tour with Lunch

6. Launceston: Tamar Valley Wine Tour with Lunch

Enjoy tasting premium wines at 3 to 4 cellar doors and a gin distillery option. Feast on a tasty lunch along the way as you take 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.

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Hobart: Half-Day Vineyard Tour with Tastings and Pizza

7. Hobart: Half-Day Vineyard Tour with Tastings and Pizza

Spend an afternoon with some of Tasmania's most charming wine producers as you sample local wine, learn about the wine-making process, see Australia's oldest bridge, and, to round things off, enjoy some homemade pizza. Following pickup from your Hobart accommodation, you'll visit three different wine producers. Start with Derwent Estate and enjoy a tasting session inside a charming heritage cottage that overlooks the River Derwent Estuary. The next stop is at one of the many vineyards nestled in the Coal River Valley, home to numerous celebrated wine producers. Enjoy a short stopover in Richmond Village, where you can view Australia's oldest bridge. After a short drive, you’ll arrive at Everyman and His Dog Vineyard. Meet the makers and hear stories about operating Tasmania's smallest commercial vineyard. Finally, enjoy homemade pizza and a relaxing atmosphere to finish up the day of tastings.

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Moorilla's Wine Meets Art: Mona Experience

8. Moorilla's Wine Meets Art: Mona Experience

Enjoy a unique Tasmanian winery experience that includes world-class art on this self-guided tour from Hobart as you visit Moorilla Estate and discover Mona, the Museum of Old And New Art.  Begin your self-guided day by taking Mona's MR-1 Fast Ferry from Hobart’s Brooke Street Pier at 9:15 AM to ensure the maximum time to explore the museum and grounds. Late risers or art novices may choose to spend less time on their visit and depart instead at 10:15 AM. Entry to the museum will be included in your tour, giving you free rein to explore its permanent collection and an array of blockbuster exhibitions. After your art fix, wander up to the Source Restaurant for lunch. Enjoy any main meal, paired with a glass of wine from Moorilla’s Muse or Praxis Series and sweeping views of the vineyard, Derwent River and Kunanyi/Mount Wellington. Fed and watered, you’ll then begin your tour of the vineyard. Delve into Moorilla’s backstory with your expert host and get acquainted with the finer points of old and new artisanal winemaking techniques. You’ll be treated to a tasting of Moorilla and Domaine A wines which are elegant, fragrant and often experimental. End your day by taking Mona's MR-1 Fast Ferry to Hobart’s Brooke Street Pier at 5 PM.

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From Launceston: Full-Day Wineglass Bay Explorer Tour

9. 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 Bay Lookout, a moderate uphill walk of around 45 - 60 minutes. Here the views make the walk well worth the effort! For the keen walkers, you can continue the walk down to Wineglass Bay beach (2.5 hour return walking time). Once on the beach you have time to take a swim, relax, eat your lunch or meander along the white sands. Or, if you prefer to select the shorter walking option, you can explore other areas of Freycinet with your tour guide. Visit Honeymoon Bay and the Cape Tourville Lighthouse “Great Short Walk”. Still on the east coast, you will make a final stop for the day, where you can refresh and refuel in a friendly and relaxed location. Try the local hand-crafted ice creams or perhaps a famous Tasmanian scallop pie! Then it's onwards into Launceston returning around 6:30 PM.

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Tasmania: Full-Day Gin & Wine Tasting Tour with Lunch

10. Tasmania: Full-Day Gin & Wine Tasting Tour with Lunch

Discover the wonders of the Tasmanian gin scene on this full-day tasting adventure. With some of the purest air and water on Earth, Tasmania’s diverse and interesting plant life has allowed for some truly unique flavors to flourish, creating world-class gins. During the experience, visit three carefully selected gin distilleries known for their outstanding handcrafted gin. Enjoy an insightful tour of each venue, meet the makers behind the spirit, and learn about the process of gin making. The tour gives you the unique opportunity to smell, touch, and taste the myriad of botanics that come together to create this amazing spirit. Once you’ve worked up a bit of an appetite, dine on a gourmet Tasmanian lunch. The tour also includes a visit to a winery for a tasting session of regional wines. At the end of an unforgettable day, be dropped off to the city at around 5:30 PM.

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What people are saying about Tasmania

Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 12 reviews

Cant recommend this tour highly enough! From start to finish it was professional, informative, fun and everything I was hoping for. LOTS of tastings and a great lunch! Tim, our guide, was professional and entertaining at the same time! Would highly recommend this for anyone wanting a full but relaxing day! Excellent! 11 out of 10!!!

Tim was very informative and organised! Great experience for people who like a bit of history on the side of their alcoholic beverages:)

A well constructed tour with engaging, knowledgeable and entertaining hosts showing us around a unique island. Highly recommended.

An excellent day. Brilliant guide and exceptional value. So glad we went.

Interesting cruise with a great morning tea and wine tasting too.