Combining the magnificent cool climate wines of North, East and southern Tasmania with the sampling of some of the finest whisky made any where in the world.
Tasmania’s cool climate, fresh alpine air, pure environment and distinct seasons combine to allow Mother Nature to bless our island with wonderful ingredients to make some of the best wine and whisky you’ll find anywhere.
Start your journey in Hobart, Tasmania’s capital city located on the magnificent Derwent River with Mt Wellington (Kunanyi) as backdrop, visit the Lark Distillery in Cambridge (near Hobart airport), Redlands Distillery located at Kempton just north of the city and be sure to have a “night cap” at the Nant Whisky Bar in Salamanca Place.
Hobart – stay 3 nights Lenna of Hobart, Salamanca Terraces or Old Woolstore Apartment Hotel
Leaving Hobart travel via the Coal River Valley and visit Frogmore Creek, Pooley Wines and Puddleduck Vineyard before absorbing the history and charm of Richmond – complete with the oldest convict built bridge in Australia
Travelling the Great Eastern Drive from Orford to St Helens will take you past numerous cellar doors – Milton, Kelvedon, Springvale, Freycinet and Devils Corner all located between Swansea and Bicheno.
Apsley Gorge in Bicheno make some of the best Pinot Noir you’ll find – as we like to say it’s Apsley gorgeous!!
Travel to Launceston via the north east towns of Weldborough – a stop at the Pub in the Paddock is a must – make sure you buy their beer swilling pig – (that’s right!!) – a stubby!!
Continue to St Columba Falls, Pyengana – sample some of their famous cheese before continuing to Launceston for 2 nights.
Launceston – stay Mercure Launceston
If time permits maybe visit the Bridestowe Lavendar Farm at Nabowla – approximately 45 minutes from Launceston
From 1 May 2017 – 22 December 2017 your 7 nights Wine & Whisky Trail (from $799pp) can be fueled with our special bonus of FREE PETROL – ask for details
ASK ABOUT OUR FREE PETROL BONUS!! Receive $75 FREE PETROL when travelling between 1 May 2017 - 22 December 2017
Accommodation packaged within this touring holiday is from the Innkeepers Hotels and Premium Hotels.
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