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Experience the best of Tasmania with a unique food and wine tour with Herbaceous Tours. Intimate guided day tours with local artisan farmers and providers – exclusive to Herbaceous Tours! Come and "Meet the Maker' of a incredible range of wonderful...more
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22 Liverpool St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

I visited Hobart on a cruise with four friends. We were able to book our tour at the visitors' bureau office nearest the port, upon our arrival. Booking was quick and easy. It was a short walk to meet our guide, JUDY. We visited the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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sallyl542014, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thank you so much for your great review. I am glad you had a nice day in Hobart and will pass on your comments to Judy.

Reviewed 20 November 2017

Our group from Qld had a great two days with Sally from Herbaceous Tours, and I couldn't recommend her highly enough. She picked us up from our Ship at Port Arthur on the first day and was very knowledgeable regarding local history and the places...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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sallyl542014, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Thank you so much for your great review; I love garden tours and this one was particularly special with our visit to Government House. Next time you come we will not be so time constrained and you will be able to take as many photos...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

We had the most wonderful Tassie trip we could have, visiting many cities over Tasmania. Sally is a fantastic person and took us to places we loved mixing nature and history. She was a spectacular guide and became a marvelous friend. It was 5 amazing...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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sallyl542014, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review! It was lovely spending time with you both and showing some of Tasmania's lovely scenery and exploring some new places. Driving through a snow storm was certainly a first for me and you were both so calm...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We had the most wonderful day visiting port Arthur, chocolate factory, wicked cheese and puddleduck with our fantastic tour guide 'Sally' who made us feel so welcome and was incredibly informative and accomodating!! Thankyou so much Sally for an incredible day!! Highly recommended!! Xo

Date of experience: September 2017
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sallyl542014, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review, I too had a great day with you all and wished we could have had more time together. I hope you have a fantastic time exploring other areas of our beautiful State and maybe come back again.

Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Found this company from a Google search and found it marvellous. Sally, the tour operator was very helpful and flexible in arranging a custom tour to suit our requirements. Sally put together a tour of 5 wineries, a cheese factory and a mystery spot. She...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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sallyl542014, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review; so glad you enjoyed your day. Hopefully you will come back to Tassie and I can show you some other great vineyards!

Reviewed 3 May 2017

My husband suffers from PD and I dislike driving so a friend suggested we try a tour of NE Tasmania with a driver called Sally from Herbaceous Tours. This turned out to be a fantastic idea as Sally gave us a wonderful 5 day trip...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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sallyl542014, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Thank you for such a lovely review. It was such a pleasure to spend time with you both, and going at a slower pace meant being able to explore and discover some wonderful new places. Spending time together also meant I learnt a lot from...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

Our guide arranged a pick-up at our hotel and we were off for a day adventure. We were quite moved by our Port Arthur experience and the guide was a great help: crayfish rolls at Dunnaley, a chocolate factory and a lavender store/restaurant on the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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sallyl542014, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Thank you so much for your review; I'm glad Judy was able to add some surprises into the day for you as we love to show our guests as much as possible in one day. Hopefully it gave you a small sample of what Tassie...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017

We arrived in Hobart to find that our previously booked tour had cancelled, due to a lack of interest. The tourist center hooked us up with Sally. She was wonderful! Sally arrived to pick us up right on time and recreated the tour we had...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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sallyl542014, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

So glad that you enjoyed the day after the disappointment of your original tour being cancelled. There is so much more to see so maybe you will find yourselves back in Tassie one day.

Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We met our tour guide and owner Sally by the dock. There was a slight mix up that put us behind regarding scheduling but Sally more then made up for it. Sally took us to a chocolate factory and a lavender store/restaurant on the way...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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sallyl542014, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Thank you for your lovely review; I am so glad you enjoyed your day in Tasmania. As you saw there is spectacular scenery to enjoy and that was in just one day so you will have to come back so I can show you even...More

Reviewed 2 March 2017

I booked a half day trip with Sally, based on Tripadvisor reviews, for our party of 4. She was parked waiting for us exactly where she said she would be, and we had a wonderful 5-6 hours seeing not just Hobart, but Richmond, Bonorung (is...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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sallyl542014, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

It was lovely to meet and spend time with you all. Thank you for your wonderful review; I am so glad you enjoyed your day in Hobart. Good luck with your coming summer season; if I am ever in your part of the world I...More

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