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*SPECIAL* - 5 Day Icons of Tasmania from Hobart to Launceston (from A$ 1324.00 per person)

Updated: Jul 30, 2021






Departure every Saturday


 

EXPERIENCE PRISTINE WILDERNESS, UNIQUE WILDLIFE, BEAUTIFUL BEACHES, A SENSE OF HISTORY AND THE BEST OF CONTEMPORARY TASMANIAN HOSPITALITY. THIS FIVE-DAY TOUR HIGHLIGHTS THE MAGIC OF AUSTRALIA’S ISLAND STATE. DESIGNED BY PEOPLE WHO KNOW AND LOVE TASMANIA, THIS SMALL GROUP TOUR INCORPORATES TASMANIAN ICONS SUCH AS THE UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE LISTED CRADLE MOUNTAIN, THE INCOMPARABLE WINEGLASS BAY, THE TASMANIAN DEVIL, THE CONVICT RUINS OF PORT ARTHUR AND SALAMANCA MARKET IN HOBART.


Day 1/SATURDAY ARRIVAL HOBART – PICK UP HIRE CAR - SALAMANCA


Arrive in Tasmania’s capital city, Hobart and at pick up your hire car at the airport. A short drive takes you into the CBD and your accommodation. Enjoy a day at leisure in Hobart. Take time to stroll through Hobart’s legendary Salamanca Market which is set at the stunning historical waterfront. Here you will find quality local handcraft, food and entertainment. In the afternoon you may choose to board the ferry to 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.


Accommodation: Crowne Plaza Hobart, Superior City View room (or similar)

Meals: ----


Day 2/SUNDAY HISTORY AND GEOLOGY


The Tasman Peninsula and Port Arthur Historic Site are some of Tasmania’s most visited destinations. Set in tranquil gardens, Tasmania’s famous convict settlement site harbours a dark history which you explore on a guided tour. As you stroll amongst the now peaceful buildings, envisage the harsh life that was endured by the hapless convicts. View the famous geological features of the peninsula as you explore the rugged coastline. In the afternoon, travel to the historic village of Richmond, nestled in the Coal River Valley. Experience the nostalgia of colonial times as you stroll and admire the well-preserved colonial architecture before returning to Hobart.


Accommodation: Crowne Plaza Hobart, Superior City View room (or similar)

Meals: Breakfast



Day 3/MONDAY FREYCINET – WINEGLASS BAY


Enjoy a drive along Tasmania’s East Coast to the Freycinet Peninsula, with its exceptional beauty, pristine white sandy beaches and granite coastline. Explore the scenic grandeur of the Freycinet National Park. Walk the track up to the world-famous Wineglass Bay lookout for some stunning photo opportunities, with views across the Freycinet Peninsula. A shorter cliff top walk around the lighthouse at Cape Tourville is also on offer.


Accommodation: Freycinet Lodge, One Room Cabin (or similar)

Meals: Breakfast



Day 4/TUESDAY FREYCINET NATIONAL PARK – CRADLE MOUNTAIN


Continue your journey to Launceston and explore Tasmania’s largest northern city at your own pace. Visit thescenic Cataract Gorge where the South Esk River forces its way through sheer rocky cliffs. Evoke memories of the genteel Victorian era as you stroll in the landscaped gardens. After lunch travel through lush rolling farm pastures before reaching alpine bush and the UNESCO World Heritage listed Cradle Mountain National Park. At night, meet our iconic mascot, the Tasmanian Devil with the possibility to get close and observe these quirky animals in a natural like habitat.


Accommodation: Cradle Mountain Hotel, King Split Room (or similar)

Meals: Breakfast



Day 5/WEDNESDAY DOVE LAKE – LAUNCESTON DEPARTURE


On a clear day the rugged grandeur of Cradle Mountain is reflected in the tranquil waters of Dove Lake, or you may experience the drama of its craggy peaks through swirling mist. Take a walk around the Dove Lake or the many Your guide will share with you an insight into the history, flora and fauna of the region. Walks are available to suit the group and weather.


Meals: Breakfast



Tour includes: 5 days car hire (medium SUV, Kia Sportage or similar), all taxes and fees and ZERO liability excess, 4 nights’ accommodation, 4 x breakfast, entry to Port Arthur Historic Site, Devils@Cradle Sunset experience and National Parks Passes.


A special gift from Tasmania Seldrive: Tassie Devil Adoption Package:

Included in your package you find your own personalised Tassie Devil Adoption package. Visit your adopted Tassie devil and see how this program assists with breeding, rehabilitation, and re-introduction of this endangered species.

*Valid for 12months, the package includes a personalised adoption certificate, a photo of the adopted animal, a species fact card, general sanctuary information and animal updated on social media


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