Spend 3 days on the East Coast with beaches and amazing scenery, visit the historic villages of Ross and Richmond, scenic Tasman Peninsula and the Port Arthur Historic site.
Tour Departs Hobart 7:00am October-April on Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday (Thursday departures recommended for 18-39 year old passengers only). May-September tour departs Wednesday. Finishes in Hobart at approximately 5:30pm.
- Pre and post-tour dorm accommodation included in Hobart. Upgrade to Twin/Double accommodation may be available upon request and at an additional cost.
- Day 1 - Our journey begins this morning as we make tracks to the East Coast and the beautiful Bay of Fires. Enjoy Tasmania's most scenic coastal drive from St Helens to Bicheno.
- Day 2 - Walk to the lookout to view the famous Wineglass Bay and down to the beach. It is then onto Ross to sample the local Bakery fare and our return journey to Hobart includes a visit to Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary to see Tasmanian Devils and other wildlife.
- Day 3 - Visit the well preserved colonial village of Richmond before heading south for magnificent views of the Tasman Peninsula. Explore Tasmania's ruthless convict past at Port Arthur Historic site.
- Learn of the chilling realities of life as a convict amid the restored prison buildings and preserved ruins. A guided walk and harbour cruise is included.
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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