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Wineglass Bay Cruise from Coles Bay

Highlights
  • Get ideal views of Wineglass Bay and the Freycinet Peninsula from the deck of a catamaran
  • Included lunch of locally sourced produce and other products
  • Cash bar to taste local cool-climate wine
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Wineglass Bay Cruise from Coles Bay
From US$109.40
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Vista LoungeMost Popular
Perfect for all ages! Experience the exquisite beauty of the Freycinet Peninsula on board the Schouten Passage II and delicious Ploughmans lunch served at anchor in Wineglass Bay.
From US$109.40
Sky Lounge
Suited for adult travelers only, the Sky Lounge offers privacy, comfort, direct access to the bridge, stunning views from the top deck, a private guide, complimentary drinks and oysters.
From US$160.46
Overview
Get views of Wineglass Bay and Tasmania's Freycinet Peninsula from the deck of a boat on this half-day cruise. Sit back, relax, and watch for humpback whales, dolphins, and sea eagles—sights you may not catch on a traditional land-based tour. Dig in to an included ploughman's lunch while cruising past white-sand beaches, snapping photos of the rugged sea cliffs, and learning about the region through live commentary.
What to Expect
Step aboard a catamaran and find a comfortable spot on board to take in the scenery of Wineglass Bay and the Freycinet Peninsula. The catamaran features both indoor and outdoor seating and floor-to-ceiling windows, so there's not a bad seat in the house. And, the cruise can proceed no matter the weather. Views of both of these natural areas are best enjoyed from on the water, not to mention the possibility of getting up close with local whales, dolphins, and sea birds.

The boat will drop anchor amid the natural scenery and serve a ploughman's lunch, consisting of local produce, such as salmon, cheese, and chocolate. Step up to the cash bar for beverages and cool-climate wines.

As you travel, listen to live commentary about the local environment, flora, and fauna, learning much more about Wineglass Bay than you would by simply exploring on your own.
Reviews (521)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Stunning experience

It's hard to go wrong! Wineglass Bay has been voted one of the 2 BEST beaches in Australia. No mean feat. However the trip to the bay with Wineglass Bay Cruises was a special experience. Just the right size boat, a carefully prepared and delicious...More

Thank jano831
Reviewed yesterday
A fabulous cruise

Started the cruise in magnificent weather, but then a fog came down. It didn't matter, it was fantastic. Cruise staff were attentive, fun, food was fabulous. A must do experience

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 4 days ago
Great day out

The drive to Coles bay was a great start. We were welcomed by very nice reception staff and the boarding and departure were all on time. The cruise was great with very informative commentary from Kerry the skipper. The staff on the boat were very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DavidM24389
Reviewed 5 days ago
Couldn't be better!

We chose this trip as a treat to celebrate our wedding anniversary, and it couldn't have been better! The scenery was breathtaking, and showed us parts of the glorious East Coast that we couldn't have seen any other way. Captain Kerry's commentary was informative and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MTMJR
Reviewed 6 days ago
Brilliant day out !

We had a brilliant trip to Wineglass Bay. The crew were all attentive, knowledgeable and friendly, and the facilities were perfect. My friend and I opted for the sky lounge which was awesome. Meals were fantastic, scenery amazing ! Would do it again in a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Maria B
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Domenic C
17 April 2018|
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Response from Andrew B | Reviewed this property |
We had a reasonably smooth ride. You go along the coast line. Lunch is in Wineglass Bay. Very calm. Suggest upstairs. Best to check weather before you cruise.
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Domenic C
17 April 2018|
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Response from Wayne M | Reviewed this property |
I get seasick myself, but on stable boats like this, I don't even bother to take my preferred Travelcalm. If you are severely prone to seasickness, take your preferred sea-sickness tablet before you board. Looking regularly... More
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