Wander the city streets, soaking up the urban beauty around you. Discover those off-the-tourist-trail finds that reveal the real Hobart. Indulge in a vast array of generous tastes: sweet, savoury, and sippable too. Do all this in the company of a seasoned local foodie as you are taken to those not-to-be-missed foodie haunts tucked away in the city.
Gourmania offer a number of tour options. Enjoy a small group tour with fellow travellers at a leisurely pace, a private bespoke tour, or choose your own adventure by grabbing yourself a copy of our Good Things eGuide. For pastry fans, the self-guided Pastry Pilgrimage is a must. Peruse the website for an option to suit your palate and itinerary!
Bookings are essential for all guided tours.; you can do this via the Gourmania Food Tours website using the secure online booking system (bookings close 24 hours prior to departure). Any questions? Just drop Mary a line via the “Contact Us” link, and she’ll be very happy to assist.
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Discover Hobart’s Salamanca Place whilst enjoying the very best of the famous Salamanca Market: taste fresh produce, gin, local cheeses, and more. This delightful journey takes you from the bustling Salamanca Market through to some of the premier providores in this historic area.
Operates 9.30am to 11.30am Saturdays, October to March.
Other dates available for private tours by arrangement.
Enjoy a unique slice of local culture, urban history and Tasmania’s best food and wine.
This three and a half hour morning City Tour’s key focus is Tasmanian produce: stunning cow and goat milk cheeses, sensational cool-climate wines, charcuterie, pastries and more. And don’t worry, you will kick off the morning with a great coffee!
Get to know the city of Hobart and Salamanca Place, soaking in its history as you stroll between indulgent tastes. Delicious food and wine is generously sampled as you are treated to some special attention from industry professionals.
Expect to be very well fed on this tour and finish up just a hop away from the MONA ferry, a city discovered!
The City Tour operates 9.30am to 1pm every Monday and Friday (except public holidays).
Additional tours may be scheduled in high season, see the website for additional availability.
An indulgent afternoon of discovery and a sublime way to lead into the weekend.
This three-hour tour starts with a delicate pastry and a pot of tea and proceeds to graze its way through providores, restaurants, cafes and bars, showcasing enduring legends and new favourites.
Amongst the afternoon’s experiences, expect some of Hobart’s best coffee at a groovy espresso bar, an insight into local cheese, and delicious tastes of delectable local produce and wine in unique locations: an old car garage and an alluring converted stable.
Your afternoon delightfully lands you with a beverage in hand at an historic pub and your evening ahead of you.
The Tea to Tapas tour operates 2.30pm to 5.30pm every Friday (except public holidays).
This is your chance to have a tailored experience of the food scene in Hobart curated just for you. Tell them your likes and dislikes (and of course any specific dietary requirements) and they will create an experience to remember, featuring the most delicious tastes of Tasmania’s fabulous produce and some very special locations. Enjoy the company of your local guide as you are escorted through your experience with expert knowledge at hand.
Special experiences they have created in the past have centred around Hobart’s fine bakeries, their famous markets, progressive dinners featuring Hobart’s hatted restaurants, breakfast tours pre-MONA ferry departure … there are endless possibilities!