Launceston & surrounds
Launcestonis a pretty city on the banks of the Tamar River in the north of Tasmania. It is the second biggest town in Tasmania after Hobart.
The historic architecture has been well preserved and makes for a plaisant wander.
Things to do in and around Launceston
- explore the city and its historic buildings
- take a trip around the picturesque Tamar Valley
- visit the wineries around Launceston (in particular in the Tamar region)
- visit the Tasmanian Arboretum near Devonport (www.tasmanianarboretum.org.au)
This panorama is a good example of the historic architecture that can be found in Launceston.