Launceston Vacations

Dreaming of a vacation in Australia? Look no further than Launceston. It has something for everyone including Cataract Gorge Reserve and Harvest Launceston Community Farmers' Market. Even better, vacations to Launceston don't need to be expensive. We compare hundreds of flight and hotel options to find you the best deal …

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Things to see and do in Launceston

Matthew Crompton | Trip by SkyscannerCataract Gorge Reserve
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Andrew Strikis | Trip by SkyscannerHarvest Launceston Community Farmers' Market
Harvest Launceston Community Farmers' Market
Carmen Allan-Petale | Trip by SkyscannerJames Boag’s Brewery
James Boag’s Brewery
Andrew Strikis | Trip by SkyscannerBen Lomond Tasmania
Ben Lomond Tasmania
Plaze | Trip by SkyscannerCateract Gorge
Cateract Gorge
Andrew Strikis | Trip by SkyscannerCity Park
City Park
andersbknudsen | FlickrRed Brick Road Cider House & Bar
Red Brick Road Cider House & Bar
kmf164 | FlickrLaunceston Eskmarket
Launceston Eskmarket
denisbin | FlickrLaunceston Historic Walks -- CLOSED
Launceston Historic Walks -- CLOSED
Andrew Strikis | Trip by SkyscannerTamar Valley Wine Region
Tamar Valley Wine Region

Reviews of Launceston

Michael Frost
Michael Frost

It's a very clean and spacious city with no traffic anywhere you go. Population is low across the entire state so it's very easy to make friends and remember people. Also some of the best coffee beans and brews come from Tasmania. Great culture!

Matthew Crompton
Matthew CromptonSydney, Australia

While not Tasmania's prettiest town, Launceston is a place perfectly situated as a base from which to explore the island's northeast (fun fact: most reported sightings of the presumed-extinct Tasmanian tiger come from this area). Even if you're on foot, though, there are still scads of great nature opportunities all around. A walk in the stunning Cataract Gorge, nearby, is a perfect place to start.

AussieCamper Van
AussieCamper VanMelbourne

This is one of the finest places of unique experiences in surroundings with delicious and royal Dining. Here you can visit Steel Water, Fee and Me and black cow. Royal part and City Park in regular intervals organizing events.

Frances Nguyen Ha
Frances Nguyen HaSanta Clara, California, USA

Launceston is one of Tasmania's major cities. I made a stop here when I took a road trip along Tasmania. I was struck by the small-town feel and the pedestrians walking all over the city since everything was within walking distance. The old-school architecture also gives Launceston some of its charm.

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