~~ 01-Apr-2019 to 31-Mar-2020~~Valid for 01APR19-31MAR20:
Day One Hobart, Port Arthur L
Pick up will be from Hobart and drive to the top of Mt Wellington (1270 m) for spectacular views. After having lunch at Constitution Dock, you will head into Tasman Peninsula to view the Tasman National Park and its sea cliffs, including nature's wonders the Blowhole, Tasman Arch and Devil's Kitchen. Overnight - Port Arthur.
Day Two Port Arthur, East Coast, Bicheno B&L
Visit the Port Arthur Historical Site to learn about the convict history of Tasmania. Join in a guided tour of the site, then there's a short visit to a local chocolate factory, Federation Chocolates, before leaving the Tasman Peninsula for the East Coast. Next is Swansea a beautiful East Coast town. At Freycinet National Park view the famous Wineglass Bay and more from Tourville Cape Lookout. We have a short stop at Freycinet Marine Farm where you can taste freshly picked succulent oysters (own expense), arrive in Bicheno. A locally guided penguin tour is optional or you can walk to rockeries to search for penguins. Overnight - Bicheno.
Day Three Bicheno, St Helens, Launceston B&L
Be amazed at the Blowhole at the rockeries of Bicheno. Visit a wildlife park where you can hold a wombat and see Tassie Devils and many other Tasmanian animals. Then head to Swansea and St Helens, the warmest towns in Tasmania. Binalong Bay is one of the best beaches, with a white sandy beach and red granite-rock. The coastline lies beyond the beach called the Bay of Fires. Heading towards Launceston via Scottsdale, you will view Tasmania's second highest waterfall, St Columba Falls (90m), and carved memorial trees at Legerwood. Arrive in Launceston about 17:45. Overnight in Launceston.
Day Four Launceston, Mole Creek, Cradle Mountain B&L
At Launceston you visit Cataract Gorge a jewel of the city where you will have refreshing walk and see peacock strolling around. Then we leave the city towards North West via Devonport and Burnie to Wynyard-Table Cape to see great coastal view from the lighthouse (Tulip Farm-seasonal), Boat Harbour Beach (one of the best beaches in Tassie), Rocky Cape to view unusual formation of rocks and the coastline), then arrive in Stanley, a historic town and spectacular Circular Head or The Nut, Highfield Historic Site. Overnight at Stanley
Day Five Stanley, Burnie, Cradle Mt B&L
Chairlift or walk up to top of the Nut then head to Dip Falls and see amazing Big Tree (16 m circumferences), Guide Falls. Then continue towards the World Heritage listed Cradle Mountain National Park. You will have short time at Cradle Mt for a short walk. Overnight at Cradle Mountain
Day Six Cradle Mt, Mole Creek, Launceston B&L
In the morning short drive to famous Dove Lake, view the magnificent Cradle Mountain at the background, take a short walk to glacier rock and then enjoy pleasant walk along the creek called enchanted walk and see beautiful cascade and Pencil Pine waterfall. Visit the old Waldheim Cottage of pioneer Gustav Weindorfer who made Cradle Mt worldwide famous.. On the way back to Launceston visit Maracoopa Cave near Mole Creek for a guided tour of limestone cave that is millions of years old then stop by Chudleigh Honey Farm for honey tasting and a honey ice-cream (own expense). Tour concludes in Launceston at 17:45. Drop off at the Launceston airport if required at 17:30.~~~~
~~ 01-Apr-2018 to 31-Mar-2019~~Valid for 01APR18-31MAR19: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday except for 18SEP-17OCT, 19DEC-01JAN.~~~~
~~ 01-Apr-2019 to 31-Mar-2020~~Valid for 01APR19-31MAR20: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday except for 20DEC-01JAN.~~~~
Breakfast and Lunch.
- 3.5 star accomodation
- Guided tour
- Daily spring water
- Hot drink where appropriate
What to Bring:
- Non-slippery comfortable walking shoes.
- Raincoat and or light weatherproof jacket.
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