Enjoy 7 days of mountains, waterfalls, lakes, wildlife and stunning scenery on this action packed loop of Tassie. You will visit all the major attractions like Russell Falls, Cradle Mountain, Wineglass Bay, Bruny Island and Port Arthur as well as getting off the beaten track and back to nature! You will start and end your tour in Hobart with the option of 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. Visit Lake St.Clair, Australia’s deepest freshwater lake. 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 picturesque Dove Lake or challenge yourself to Marion’s Lookout. Continue on to Launceston, Australia’s 3rd oldest city. Overnight: Launceston
Day 4 - Today you will travel along the east coast to the beautiful Bay of Fires. Enjoy quality time to stretch your legs and explore the area. If the weather permits you can enjoy a swim in the crystal clear waters. 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 a beach walk. Overnight: Hobart
Day 6 - Located at the mouth of the Derwent Harbour; Bruny Island is one of Tasmania’s best natural highlights. Home to unique wildlife (including the white wallabies), amazing scenery, and delicious local produce. You'll head to Adventure Bay for a scenic coastal walk to the spectacular sea cliffs and look for some local white wallabies. Overnight: Hobart
Day 7 - Visit Australia’s best-preserved colonial village in Richmond before heading south to explore Tasmania’s ruthless convict past at the World Heritage listed Port Arthur Historic Site (guided walk and short harbour cruise included). Rich in visual history, learn of the chilling life as a convict in the restored sandstone prison buildings and preserved ruins.
What you need to bring: Water, hat, sunscreen, comfortable walking shoes, warm and cool clothing, flashlight, toiletries, rain jacket, camera, swimwear, towel, insect repellent, spending money and a sense of adventure
Luggage Limit is 20kg per person, please bring a day pack for essentials
|1 April to 30 April||Tue/Thu/Sun||7am||5:30pm|
|1 May to 30 September||Thu/Sun||7am||5:30pm|
|1 October to 31 March||Tue/Thu/Sun||7am||5:30pm|
|Adult + 2 nights multishare accommodation||8||$1035|
|2 Adults + 2 nights accommodation private room||8||$2410|
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