Welcome to Launceston

Launceston is a riverside city in northern Tasmania, Australia. It's famed for the Cataract Gorge, with panoramic views, walking trails, sculpted gardens and a chairlift. The Queen Victoria Museum, in a 19th-century railway workshop, has exhibitions on Tasmanian history. Its sister Art Gallery lies across the river, by sprawling Royal Park. The vineyards of the Tamar Valley stretch northwest along the Tamar River.

Top Tours & Activities in Launceston

Wukalina Walk, Bay Of Fires

The wukalina walk is a three night, four day Aboriginal owned and operated guided walk based around the magnificent natural landscape of the larapuna/Eddystone Point and wukalina /Mt William areas, incorporating the famous Bay of Fires, the cultural homeland of the palawa.

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From Launceston: Full-Day Tour To Cradle Mountain National Park

Cradle Mountain and Dove Lake offer superb natural beauty, wildlife and Tasmania’s premier day walking opportunities on this tour day designed for the Active traveller. Experience ancient rainforests, alpine heaths, glacial lakes, rugged mountains and close encounters with our local wildlife.

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Day Tour To Wineglass Bay Starting From Launceston

Visit Wineglass Bay & Freycinet National Park with opportunities to enjoy the local seafood, ice-cream & history along the way on this full-day tour starting from Launceston.

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Good To Know

Language
English
Currency
Australian Dollar
Time Zone
UTC+11:00
Country Phone Code
+61
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