This Tasmania tour allows you to experience the magic of Australia's island state and brings you into contact with rugged wilderness, endemic wildlife, beautiful beaches, a sense of history and the best of contemporary Tasmanian hospitality. Designed by people who know and love Tasmania, this small group tour incorporates Tasmanian icons such as the famous Cradle Mountain, Wineglass Bay, the Tasmanian Devil, the convict ruins of Port Arthur, the vibrant Salamanca markets and will take you off the beaten path to discover some of the hidden treasures of the island.
Day 1: Arrival Hobart - Airport Transfer
Arrival in Tasmania's capital city, Hobart and transfer to your accommodation. You might like to allow time to stroll through Hobart's legendary Salamanca
Markets and visit Tasmania's newest attraction, MONA. The Museum of Old & New Art is one of the world's most unique and controversial museums.
View the largest private art collection in Australia with its fascinating blend of ancient and modern art.
Day 2: Bonorong - Mt. Field National Park
Today, travel to Bonorong Wildlife Park to experience Tasmanian Devils, Wombats, Wallabies, Echidnas, Quolls and other Australian animals first hand.
Continue to Tasmania's oldest National Park, Mt Field. Explore the green forest canopy of the National Park with a rainforest walk to Russell Falls
and a beautiful circuit via Horseshoe Falls and the Tall Trees. Here you crane your neck to see some of the tallest trees in the world.
Day 3: Tasman Peninsula - Port Arthur - Freycinet
Enjoy a scenic drive to Tasmania's East Coast. Explore the Tasman Peninsula where you will visit Port Arthur and hear the story of Tasmania's famous
UNESCO world Heritage listed convict settlement. The Tasman Peninsula offers stunning scenery as well as many interesting geological features such
as Devil's Kitchen and Tasman Arch. Continue to the Freycinet Peninsula with its exceptional beauty, pristine white sandy beaches and granite coastline.
Day 4: Freycinet National Park - Launceston
This morning there will be time to explore the unsurpassed beauty of the Freycinet Peninsula. Take an interpreted walk to the world famous Wineglass
Bay lookout for some stunning photo opportunities. Continue your journey to Launceston for an introductory tour and explore the scenic Cataract
Gorge where the Tamar River forces its way through sheer rocky cliffs.
Day 5: Cradle Mountain - Launceston Departure
After breakfast leave Launceston and travel to UNESCO World HeritageSite Cradle Mountain National Park. Your guide will introduce you to the many endemic
fauna and flora species of the region whilst enjoying picturesque views of the spectacular craggy peaks of Cradle Mountain. After lunch return
to Launceston where your guide will bid you farewell.
- Small group touring with local guide
- Transport in comfortable well-appointed vehicle
- 4 nights' accommodation
- 4 x breakfast, 2 x lunch
- Entry to Natureworld, Port Arthur Historic Site, MONA, and penguin tour
- National Parks Passes
Tour Departs every Saturday during the summer Season
**Tour dates are not guaranteed until minimum number of passengers is reached, you will be advised that the time of booking if your date is a guaranteed departure.
Pricing is based on per person in Canadian Dollars plus GST