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Tamar Valley Wine Tours

Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Totally Terrific Tour of the Tamar Valley

A fantastic tour of four wineries with a lovely lunch included. Terry's knowledge of the area was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Claire S
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County Durham, United Kingdom
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Fabulous

Terry was a fantastically knowledgeable and generous guide through our Tamar wine adventure. Each... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sophie N
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We offer a fun and informative wine tasting tour that includes a pick up and return from your Launceston hotel or home. We visit 4 vineyards tasting around 30 wines! Our tours start 11 AM Monday to Saturday with a 12 PM start on Sunday. Your tour will include a complimentary gourmet lunch with wine. We host small group tours of 8 guests or less. We also have a private wine tour option and we can host large wine tours of up to 26 guests. We provide commentary and cover any cellar door tasting fees. You're invited to join our Tamar Valley wine discovery tour!
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A fantastic tour of four wineries with a lovely lunch included. Terry's knowledge of the area was great and really added to the understanding of our wine journey. The four vineyards visited were all interesting and having the opportunity to talk to the hosts was...More

Thank Claire S
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Terence V, Owner at Tamar Valley Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Claire, hey it’s fantastic to read your review! Thank you for coming along and helping out with lots of wine fun and laughter. It was a genuine pleasure to have you be part of our wine discovery tour in the Tamar Valley! I just...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Terry was a fantastically knowledgeable and generous guide through our Tamar wine adventure. Each winery was different from the last and Terry facilitated genuine experiences with the wine makers. We will remember this day for years to come very fondly.More

Thank Sophie N
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Terence V, Owner at Tamar Valley Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Sophie and Jim, thank you for your endorsement and review. It was an absolute pleasure to be your host and facilitate a personal and perhaps, luxurious wine experience. Mind you, your response and excitement to our world class sparkling and still wines helped us...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Gill picked us up on time at our accommodation and ferried us to the first of 5 wineries. Gill was very knowledgeable about the wines on offer at all of the chosen local vineyards. We had a fabulous group of people whom we all gelled...More

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Terence V, Owner at Tamar Valley Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Jenny, thank you for your kindness. Receiving your review is really encouraging. I enjoyed being your wine guide and being part of your wine enjoyment at Josef Chromy, Sharmans, Velo, Tamar Ridge and Beautiful Isle Wines! Tasmanian Chardonnay typifies what cool climate wines are...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very relaxed tour with three participants on a sunny Tuesday. We visited 5 wineries that all welcomed us and provided generous tastings. An excellent lunch was had at Goaty Hill. The history of the Alexander tennis racquet company encountered at Holm Oak...More

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Terence V, Owner at Tamar Valley Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Geoff for your kind words. We try to visit an extra vineyard when time permits and when our group is loving their wine tasting experience as much as your group did. Goaty Hill and Holm Oak would be chuffed to see their names...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Terry was so lovely friendly and took us to great wineries and the best meal I have ever had at a winery. Really fabMore

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Terence V, Owner at Tamar Valley Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Richard for your review and your company on the day in question. It was my pleasure to host the tour for your both and it was pretty cool that our group all got along very well indeed. The witty remarks you made at...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on this tour on Saturday the 24th of March 2018. It was a bleak wet horrible day and there were just 4 of us on the trip. Our host Gillian (Jill) picked us up from our motel at 11-00 am sharp as promised...More

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Terence V, Owner at Tamar Valley Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Mike for providing us with a positive TripAdvisor review! A good wine tour is all about relaxing and enjoying the wine sufficiently so that deadlines become fuzzy (pun intended!). We love it when everyone is having a great time tasting wine and chatting...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely wine tour that took me to 4 wineries in the Tamar Valley. Our host Terry was friendly and informative and open to questions. He picked us all up at the hotels we gave. I booked the tour online and it was...More

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Terence V, Owner at Tamar Valley Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for posting a lovely reflection of your wine tour with us! The day was definitely a success! A great bunch of people from all over the world touring the Tamar Valley sampling some very good wine and enjoying the overall presentation....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was an awesome day, our host Gill was very accommodating and knowledgeable. She had organized the best lunch at iron pot bay winery. We visited 5 vineyards on the day and Gill was happy to ferry us around until 6pm when the trip was...More

Thank ud07
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Terence V, Owner at Tamar Valley Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Ud07 for your positive review of what we do. Interestingly, your homework about which vineyards we would visit prior to joining our tour helped us fine tune your tour to deliver maximum wine enjoyment. Our aim is to create an atmosphere where our...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did a wine tour on Good Friday. It was great to have the chance to taste on Good Friday. Terry was very patient and let us take our time visiting 4 lovely vineyards. We were surprised with a delicious cheese platter at the last...More

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Terence V, Owner at Tamar Valley Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for posting your review and giving us a 5 star rating! We are very happy to receive your review. Good Friday was a challenge in terms of creating a tour that would have us visit cellar doors that were open for visitors. Most...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Local information, pick up and drop off, quality wines, and value for money. It was a great tour with lots of information and time to see some wonderful wineries. I had a spectacular day with Terry. I would highly recommend!More

Thank Hayley K
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Terence V, Owner at Tamar Valley Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Hayley, your cheerful attitude really stood out on the day of your wine tour. It was really great to have you on board and part of our group of wine tasters! Food and wine with lots of laughter is how I recall your wine...More

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