The Famous 5 package gives you 5 action packed days of bushwalks, pristine beaches, unique Australian wildlife and the best of the Tasmanian wilderness.You will start and end your 5 day Tassie experience in Hobart with pre and post accommodation at Hobart YHA included.
Overnight: Hobart YHA
Day 1 - Escaping Hobart through the Derwent Valley, walk in the land of the giants at Mt Field National Park to Russell Falls.Then it's onto Lake St Clair, the deepest freshwater lake in Australia. End the day in Strahan and enjoy a BBQ dinner. Overnight: Strahan
Day 2 - Today you will venture into the untouched wilderness of Tasmania's west. Explore the shifting sands of Henty Dunes before continuing into the Tarkine Rainforest. Enjoy a walk to Tasmania's highest waterfall - Montezuma Falls. Overnight: Strahan
Day 3 -Journey to 950m above sea level to the Cradle Valley; gateway to Cradle Mountain National Park. Take it easy with a stroll around the picturesque Dove Lake or challenge yourself with a hike to Marion's Lookout. Overnight: Launceston
Day 4 - Enjoy a morning walk at Cataract Gorge then continue to the East Coast where you have quality time to hike and swim at the beautiful Bay of Fires. Take a scenic drive from St.Helens to Bicheno where you can join a guided viewing of Little Penguins as they return after a day at sea (seasonal). Overnight: Bicheno
Day 5 -An early start to the day means beating the crowds to the Wineglass Bay Lookout to get that postcard perfect photo! Relax on the sparkling white sand or challenge yourself to Mt Amos or Hazards Beach walk. Stop at Bonorong Wildlife Park to meet the adorable, endangered animal, found nowhere else in the world, the Tassie Devil!.
Overnight: Hobart YHA
- Pre and post-tour dorm accommodation
- Russell Falls, Mt Field National Park.
- Montezuma Falls
- Cradle Mountain National Park
- Bay of Fires
- Wineglass Bay
- Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary - Tassie Devils!
Tour departs Hobart
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From 05 March 2014 until 31 March 2016
Some price options may not be available and Tours & Activities must be booked at least five days prior to the end of their current season and not more than six months in advance.
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