Explorer 6 Day Tasmania Tour

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    Cross Australias oldest bridge in Richmond
  • Russell Falls.jpg
    Admire Russell Falls
  • Tasmanian Devil, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, TAS - Tourism Australia.jpg
    Get a glimpse of the elusive Tassie Devil at Bonorong Wildlife Park
  • Port Arthur Historic Site, Port Arthur, TAS - Port Arthur Historic Site Management Authority.jpg
    Explore the Port Arthur Historic site and learn about the convicts that were imprisoned there
  • Freycinet National Park wallaby - Tourism Australia.jpg
    Get introduced to the locals
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  • Couple at Wineglass Bay lookout - Tourism Australia.jpg
    Get that postcard shot from the Wineglass Bay lookout
  • Couple and wallaby Freycinet Experience Walk - Tourism Australia.jpg
    Meet some adorable locals at Freycinet National Park
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    Stretch your legs with a hike at Bay of Fires

Under Down Under

Looking for a Tasmania tour? This 6-day eco-certified tour takes you to the see the best of this amazing island. Lace up your hiking boots and don't forget your camera!

This package gives you 6 days to experience the very best Tasmania has to offer. Explore the rainforest, admire waterfalls, breathe the freshest air in the world and come face to face with the ferocious tassie devil! You will start and end your 6 day adventure in Hobart with the option oto add on pre and post accommodation at Hobart Central YHA.

Day 1 - Travel through the stunning Derwent Valley as you make your way to Mt Field National Park. Walk amongst the giant mountain ash trees and admire the beauty of Russell Falls. Continue on to Lake St.Clair, Australia’s deepest freshwater lake and then explore the pristine Franklin-Gordan Wild River National Park. Overnight: Strahan

Day 2 - Venture into the untouched wilderness of the west coast. Visit the Henty Sand Dunes where you can breathe the freshest air in the world. Hike through the Tarkine Rainforest to find Tasmania’s highest waterfall – Montezuma Falls. Overnight: Strahan

Day 3 - Journey 950m above sea level to Cradle Mountain National Park. Choose your own walk, including the easy stroll around the lovely Dove Lake or challenge yourself to Marion’s Lookout. Continue on to Launceston, Australia’s 3rd oldest city. Overnight Launceston 

Day 4 - Start with a morning walk at Cataract Gorge making your way to the east coast to beautiful Bay of Fires. Enjoy quality time to stretch your legs and explore the area. If the conditions allow, this is also a good opportunity for a swim. Overnight: Bicheno 

Day 5 - Beat the crowds with an early morning walk to the Wineglass Bay lookout. Relax on the beach or challenge yourself to the Mt Amos or Hazards beach walk. On the return journey to Hobart visit the Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary to see Tasmanian Devils and other native wildlife. Overnight: Hobart

Day 6 - Visit the village of Richmond before travelling along the scenic Tasman Peninsula. Explore Tasmania's ruthless convict past at Port Arthur. A guided walk and harbour cruise is included.

What you need to bring: clothing that suits the season, including warm clothes (it can get cold in the mountains), comfortable walking shoes, toiletries, a towel, hat, sunscreen, flashlight, waterproof jacket, swimsuit, water bottle and camera.

Inclusions

  • 5 nights accommodation with optional add on of pre and post tour stay at Hobart Central YHA
  • Breakfast on days 2 - 6
  • Port Arthur Historic Site entry, guided walk & harbour cruise
  • Wildlife Sanctuary entry with Tasmanian devils experience
  • All National Park entry fees
  • Hostel pickups & drop offs

Tours depart

Month Days Departure time Returns
December to February Mon/Tue/Thur/Fri/Sun 7am 5:30pm
March & November Mon/Tue/Thu/Sun 7am 5:30pm
April & October Mon/ Wed/ Sat 7am 5:30pm
May to September Mon/ Wed 7am 5:30pm
Tour departs Hobart

Prices

From 31/03/2019 until 31/03/2020
Options Nights Price (AUD) Select
Tour only 5 $865
Tour + 2 nights @ Hobart Central YHA 7 $915

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Things You Should Know

IMPORTANT PRODUCT INFORMATION

You may be charged the following fees if you cancel your booking before departure:

  • 30 days or more: 25% of fare.
  • 8 to 29 days: 50% of fare.
  • 0 to 7 days: 100% of fare.
  • Fees up to $100 may be charged for booking amendments.

General Travel Deal Terms and Conditions  

  • Your credit card will be debited upon completion of the online booking process. Your booking is guaranteed once you receive a confirmation email from a YHA Travel & Tours consultant.
  • In the unlikely event we cannot confirm your booking, we will refund the total amount to the credit card with which payment has been made within 7 days. YHA Travel & Tours and its suppliers are not liable in the event a tour or package is not available, and any refunds are restricted to the purchase price of the tour or package booked.
  • All prices quoted are in Australian Dollars.
  • YHA Membership 

-If you are not already a member of YHA Australia, membership will be included as part as your first night’s stay if your tour includes accommodation.

- If you are an Australian resident, your membership is valid for 2 years from the month that you stay at your first YHA hostel in Australia. Your membership will renew automatically, unless you have not stayed in a YHA hostel in the past 24 months and have unsubscribed from all electronic communications.
- If you are not an Australian resident, your membership is valid for 2 years from the month that you stay at your first YHA hostel in Australia.

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Cancellations:

  • Once your booking has been confirmed, a minimum cancellation fee of $25 per booking will apply to all cancellations. This fee excludes tour operator fees which will vary at the discretion of the supplier/s involved.
  • Cancellations within 48 hours of the tour, activity, accommodation, transport item commencing will incur a 100% cancellation fee. No refunds will be issued.
  • No- shows/ failure to check- in for any tour, activity, accommodation, and/or transport item is considered a cancellation and a refund will not be issued.
  • Refunds are not available on unused portions of tour packages. 

Amendments

  • Booking changes and amendments must be made 5 business days prior to the confirmed date of commencement for the tour, activity, accommodation, or transport item.
  • Booking changes and amendments to any booking made within 48 hours of the tour, activity, accommodation, and/or transport item may result in full cancellation and rebooking of each item and will therefore be charged full cancellation fees.
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