We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tour Townsville

Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 408 555 887
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 42.37*
and up
Townsville City Sightseeing Tour
More Info
USD 69.33*
and up
Townsville and the Australian Army: Walking History Tour with Optional City...
More Info
USD 73.18*
and up
City Lights Tour
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Tour Townsville offers a range of small group exclusive but affordable tours that showcase the best Townsville has to offer, from the cities deep Military history links to its best Scenic sights. We even provide a night tour covering Townsville Food and Art scene, we have a tour for everyone.Our City has a story to tell
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 20:30
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 408 555 887
Write a Review
Reviews (49)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Military Tour was most interesting with the guide, Toby, showing extensive knowledge of not just the places visited but Australia's military operation in general. The Army Museum at Jezzine Barracks is a particularly noteworthy stop, as is the walk around the Kissing Point area....More

Thank Tassie-ite
Toby D, Owner at Tour Townsville, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

The Military History of Townsville is extensive, thank you for taking the time out of your day to review our Military Tour. We have tried to make it a unique Townsville experience and we try our best to do our history justice. The walk around...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two couples and two singles spent a lovely day and a half with Toby touring Townsville. Set up as a military tour for one of our group to see the footsteps of his father during WW2 serving in Australia and the South Pacific. Private dinner...More

Thank OkCobra
Toby D, Owner at Tour Townsville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for making my job easy, the more time I spent with you all, the more I enjoyed your company. Being able to provide information and entertainment to people, that facilitates a memory and enjoyment is a privilege. Townsville is very much an authentic...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017

As a person with a strong respect of our country's military history this was a great chance to re connect with the past. Not sure what to expect but was certainly not disappointed. The war museum fantastic but ran out of time I just started...More

Thank pju666
Toby D, Manager at Tour Townsville, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you for your review of our Packaged Military and Scenic Tour of Townsville. Yes like me I could spend all day at a good museum and Townsville has 2 great Military Museums Army & Airforce, such is the depth of the history here. It’s...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017

The tour was very interesting as the guide was well informed on the history of Townsville. He was very polite and friendly and the transport was very comfortable. The tour was value for money and I highly recommend this tour.More

Thank khaupy
Toby D, Manager at Tour Townsville, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

We are really pleased you enjoyed the experience and found the tour to be value for money. We appreciate the review which allows other people to make an informed decision on what activities they will do in Townsville. Hope you return to enjoy our city...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017

If you have a few spare hours, this tour is an excellent way to get to see the highlights of Townsville. Our guide, Toby was very informative and knowledgable. A real highlight of our trip.More

Thank Margo C
Toby D, Manager at Tour Townsville, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Thank you - we apreciate you taking the time out of your day to write this review. We developed this tour, so people could get to see the city highlights and learn about Townsville in a short amount of time. The tour is a good...More

Reviewed 5 February 2017

Great tour discovering the military history of Townsville & Toby's knowledge is delivered in such an informative & enthusiastic way both verbally & by short videos. Toby is an ex military man & his knowledge is backed up by real life experiences & real mates....More

Thank 606bluedog
Toby D, Owner at Tour Townsville, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

Really enjoyed your company could have chatted all day at Tumbetin, so very pleased you had a great day in Townsville. The city has such a surprising and wonderful Australian story to tell. Thank you for your review and best wishes for 2017.

Reviewed 1 December 2016

If you visit Townsville my suggestion is that as close to the beginning of your holiday as possible go on the City tour It is amazing value and Toby our guide had a great knowledge of Townsville - keeping us informed about the past, present...More

Thank Nerilyn A
Toby D, Owner at Tour Townsville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2016

Our city scenic tour we hoped would be a red carpet welcome, in the way of viewing the inner city scenic areas as well being very informative about Townsville itself. I agree it is a tour best done not long after arriving in Townsville. Additional...More

Reviewed 1 November 2016

Toby collected us from our hotel and took us on a military history tour of Townsville. Visited lots of interesting places, and we had adequate time to visit each place. His commentary was always interesting and even had some video. We choose to have morning...More

Thank Steve N
Toby D, Manager at Tour Townsville, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2016

Thank you for your review - Townsville has such an interesting history and we are happy that you enjoyed your tour with us - we lik eto think it is a very Australian product and its all about our story. The food is really good...More

Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Toby provides an extremely informative, value depth experience in the Military history of Townsville. The connections our Australian Military were involved in, the various wars, the sights - museums - military bases etc. Priceless experience- Thank you Toby - Loved your Tour from David &...More

Thank Carolyn E
Toby D, Owner at Tour Townsville, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to register that review of our Military Tour. Whilst we are about to change our name to Tour Townsville as we have evolved to offer a wider range of Tours, I think we will always be best known for...More

Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

From initial booking after calling Toby from Townsville Scenic & Military Tours on 0408555887 he was very Accommodating easy to discuss tours available! The day went very smoothly picks u up from your accomodation or pick up point! Beautiful lunch at Tumbetin Lodge at the...More

Thank Katrina M
Toby D, Owner at Tour Townsville, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2016

Thank you for your review of our tour - it is possible to drop people off at different destinations - it just depends on how busy I am on the day of the tour. Yes you are right its not a high fitness level required...More

Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Tour Townsville staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines