Richmond & Wine at the Weekend Tour

Join our half day tour options departing from Hobart, where you will experience fine Tasmanian wine, produce and the historic village of Richmond.

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$105 per person

Important information   For all single travelers, we recommend that you contact Boutique Wine Tours 0415 387 887 direct to make your booking as minimum numbers apply to all tours. Please see terms and conditions before you make a booking. Please do NOT make a booking if you are a single traveller without contacting us first as cancellation fees can be applied, should the minimum number of passengers not be met.

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This tour takes you to the historic Richmond village and local vineyards. Richmond has some of the oldest colonial buildings in Australia including the famous Richmond Bridge and Gaol with predates the better know Port Arthur. It contains many boutique shops and is a great place for coffee,light snack, or even visiting the Richmond Farmers & Craft Market. The rest of the day is spent visiting premium vineyards in the Coal River Valley which includes cellar door wine-tasting.This tour departs Saturdays at 11:30 am and is designed to give visitors time to explore Hobart's famous Salamanca Markets (open from 8:30am) on a Saturday morning and a relaxed way to sample Tasmanian wines

Richmond Bridge, Tasmania Pooley Wines Puddleduck Vineyard

Your itinerary

We depart Hobart CBD at 11:30 am, where we commence our journey to the Coal River Valley, where we will select 3 from 4 of the vineyards listed below:

Frogmore Creek More than a vineyard, Frogmore Creek Winery offers a selection of award winning wines for tasting, 2 Art galleries, a providore and restaurant with spectacular views over the Coal River Valley, and in those cold winter months, a roaring log fire.

Richmond here you will have time to explore quaint galleries, boutiques and shops. Have a coffee, or a meal (own expense) at one of the many cafes. Visit the Richmond Tasting House and take advantage of our discount shopping voucher or optional Whiskey tasting . Taste local Ice Cream and Chocolate, at the Sensory, or visit Clemens Hill tasting centre for more amazing wine. Visit the oldest bridge in Australia the oldest jail and St Johns, Australia's oldest catholic church, so much to do in this historic village.

Pooley Wines On the outskirts of Richmond, on the Butchers Hill, sits the magnificent heritage listed Georgian building, Belmont Lodge. Here, the cellar door wine tastings are offered in the rustic charms of the sandstone stables.

Puddleduck owners, Darren & Jackie extend a warm welcome to all of the visitors that come to experience Puddleducks. In an enjoyable & relaxed atmosphere, sample the award winning wine selections and Tasmanian cheese platter.

Coal Valley Vineyard Sweeping views across the estuary of the Coal River and Pittwater, relax with award winning Pinot's and Rieslings in quite possibly the most picturesque vineyard in the district.

What you need to know

Departure: The Richmond & Wine at the Weekend tour departs outside the Tasmanian Visitor and Information Centre, Hobart (corner of Davey & Elizabeth Sts) Saturday , at 11:30am. Please be available at 11:20am
Duration: half day
Cost: $105 per person including GST
Drop off: at your Hobart CBD hotel at approximately 5.00pm
How to book: Book online here

Tour inclusions

  • Cellar door wine tastings at 3 vineyards
  • Visit to Wicked Cheese for tastings
  • Historic Richmond with opportunity to visit St John’s Catholic Church & Richmond Bridge
  • Richmond Tasting House discount shopping voucher exclusive to Boutique Wine Tours
  • Time to explore shops, galleries and cafes in Richmond (lunch at own expense)
  • Complimentary “Tasmanian Cheese” tasting platter at Puddleduck vineyard
  • For full tour conditions please go to our terms and conditions page

Other tour options

In addition to our Wine at the Weekend Tour we also run the Wine & MONA Experience Tour twice a week to MONA, the Coal River Valley and the historic village of Richmond. We also offer private tours & corporate tours on request.

Cellar Door