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.
|December to January||Mon/Tue/Thur/Fri/Sun||7am||5:30pm|
|March & November||Mon/Tue/Thur/Sun||7am||5:30pm|
|April & October||Tue/Thu/Sun||7am||5:30pm|
|May to September||Thu/Sun||7am||5:30pm|
|Adult - tour only, multishare||7||$1125|
|Adult + 2 nights multishare accommodation||9||$1175|
|2 Adults + 2 nights accommodation private room||9||$2690|
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-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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