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Address: 22 Liverpool Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
Phone Number: 61416970699
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Fee: Yes
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Experience the best of Tasmania with a unique food and wine tour with...

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 Tasmanian produce.

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Amazing tour! Thank you for an amazing day!

Excellent service! Such a lovely lady and spent the whole day educating us on the area. Went out of her way to make sure the day was relaxing and enjoyable. Would defiantly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Victoria m

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service! Such a lovely lady and spent the whole day educating us on the area. Went out of her way to make sure the day was relaxing and enjoyable. Would defiantly recommend this tour!! Not only did we visit the main tourist areas, but sally made sure to take us to all the smaller, interesting areas. The personalised tour... More 

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herbaceoustas, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this review

So glad you all enjoyed your day in Tassie! It was a delight to meet you all; such a lovely family. I really hope you come back for a longer visit one day as there is just so much more for you to see and enjoy. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

Sally had us for two days and couldn't have made us feel more at home. Aside from being so knowledgeable about everywhere we visited and giving us all sorts of tips, she is such a sweet, sensitive and special lady. Felt like we knew her for ages. Thank you so much for an unforgettable experience and we hope to see... More 

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herbaceoustas, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a lovely and personal review. It was a huge pleasure to spend time with you both and I too felt that special connection. I look forward to seeing you again next time you are in Tasmania, there is so much more for you to see and so many more laughs to be shared. More 

Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

We were introduced to Herbaceous Tours via Eye See Personalised Private Tours. Sally was our guide for 2 days and she took us to Mount Wellington, Richmond, Bonorong Sanctuary, Bruny Island, as well as various places to eat like berries farm, cheese company, oyster farm, and honey farm. She also recommended different restaurants and cafes for us and made sure... More 

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sallyl542014, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. It was such a pleasure to show you some of the great places to visit in Tasmania as well as all the fantastic places to eat! I hope to see you back in Tasmania one day. More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

We had a great time visiting the Antarctic museum, tea on an old train, wildlife sanctuary. Our guide was relaxed and informative

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sallyl542014, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review, so glad you enjoyed your time in Tasmania. There is still so much more for you to enjoy so maybe you will come back one day! More 

Brenham, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

We were very fortunate to have found this tour and Sally. With a small group atmosphere, 3 couples total, we saw so many things that a larger tour could not have accomplished. The animal sanctuary (see a separate review) and the city of Richmond were highlights and Sally pointed out, made unscheduled stops and explained so much more about this... More 

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Thank Gene F
sallyl542014, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. It is always a delight to share some of the wonderful places that Tassie has to offer. Of course there is so much more to see so maybe you can come back one day for a longer visit! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

We were introduced to Herbaceous Tours via the visitor's center in central Hobart for a day tour of the region. Sally, the owner, was our guide. She is a delight. Full of surprises! She tons of local history and lore. Took us to great sights, on and off the beaten path. Did I mention lots of side trips and surprises?... More 

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herbaceoustas, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for such a great review. It is such a pleasure to share some of our wonderful scenery, food and wildlife with visitors from all over the world. Maybe you will come back someday to see some more of what this great state has to offer! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016

No more huge tour buses for us. Sally met us and 2 other couples for a most enjoyable day of visiting the best of Hobart. We thoroughly enjoyed the Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary...what remarkable work they do there and what fun to walk amongst the kangaroos, feed and pet them. We had lunch and leisure time in Richmond and a special... More 

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herbaceoustas, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely review. Tasmania is such a special place and it is a delight to share some of our wonderful spots. The guys at Bonorong do an amazing job, we are so lucky to have such dedicated people to care for our injured and sick wildlife. Hope you can come back some day, there is so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

We managed to get the last three spaces on a tour with Sally which included the animal sanctuary and Richmond plus a couple of other 'surprise' visits along route. We would thoroughly recommend her tours as they are informative, very friendly and fun.

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herbaceoustas, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. The words you used "informative, very friendly and fun" means we have achieved what we strive for, a day to remember and hopefully you will come back to Tasmania one day. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

After deciding that taking a taxi to all the wineries, cideries and cheeseries around Richmond was not an option the tourist center recommended Sally to us. It was one of the best decisions we made in our holiday! She took us some back roads, showed us places off the tourist map and was incredibly knowledgeable about any question we threw... More 

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herbaceoustas, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review; and you are right, providing tours for people is not just a job, it's an honor and privilege as well as a responsibility to provide the best possible experience. Tasmania is a special place and it is wonderful to share all the 'hidden' gems with visitors. Please come back for another visit! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

Sally is a great guide which really take care of us like her children. She is knowledgable in her food & also initiate to make reservation for our vegetarian meal. She even went to check out the reason why we can't have garlic, onions, shallots, chives as Strict Vegetarian & make sure that nothing of such was served to us.... More 

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herbaceoustas, Owner at Herbaceous Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely comments; it was an honor and privilege to share some of your holiday with you all. It was a delight to show you some of my "secret spots" and to show you places off the usual tourist route. Every group of guests are special but your group was extra special and hopefully we... More 

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