Ultimate 8 day Tasmania Tour

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    Visit the magnificent Cradle Mountain
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    Get a glimpse of the elusive Tassie Devil at Bonorong Wildlife Park
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    See the unique wildlife that call Bruny Island home - Red Necked Wallaby
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    Stretch your legs with a hike at Bay of Fires
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    Get up close to some native Australian animal at Bonorong Wildlife Park

This tour is the ultimate Tasmanian experience. Spend 8 days doing a full loop of the state and see all the major highlights and attractions. 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 - 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. 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 the scenic Tasman Peninsula. Explore Tasmania's ruthless convict past at Port Arthur. A guided walk and harbour cruise is included. Overnight: Hobart

Day 7 - Experience Hobart’s not to be missed attractions - Mt Wellington and MONA. Start by heading 1272m above sea level to the summit of Mt Wellington to enjoy stunning views. There is some free time for lunch on Hobart’s Waterfront before heading to MONA. Described by its creator as a “Subversive adult Disneyland”. Overnight: Hobart

Day 8 - 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. 

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.


  • 7 nights accommodation with optional add on of pre and post tour stay at Hobart Central YHA
  • Hostel pick up & drop off
  • Wildlife Sanctuary entry with Tasmanian Devil experience
  • Port Arthur Historic Site entry with guided walk & harbour cruise
  • MONA entry
  • Bruny Island ferry
  • Breakfast on days 2 - 6
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Month Day Departure time Returns
December to January Mon/Tue/Thur/Fri/Sun 7am 5:30pm
March & November Mon/Tue/Thur/Sun 7am 5:30pm
Tours depart Hobart
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From 01/04/2019 until 30/01/2020
Options Nights Price (AUD) Select
Tour only 7 $1125
Tour + 2 nights @ Hobart Central YHA 9 $1175
Tour for 2 + 2 nights private room @ Hobart Central YHA 9 $2690
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Things You Should Know


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.

  • YHA Travel & Tours will aim to respond to your booking within 48 hours by email. However, in some instances (for example during long weekends or public holidays) the response time may vary.
  • Please note that only some hostels are suitable for wheelchair access. If in doubt please contact the individual hostel.
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Cancellations and Amendments

If you need to cancel or amend your booking after we have confirmed, please notify us immediately by email. You can find the email contact details on your booking confirmation. If you cancel or amend your booking after we have confirmed or fail to arrive on the nominated day, we will charge you the fees outlined below:


  • 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. 


  • 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.
  • Each change/ amendment after confirmation will incur a minimum fee of $25 per person, per change/ amendment. This fee is in addition to any fees imposed by the tour operator which will vary in line with the cancellation and change terms and conditions of the tour operator involved.


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