5 days 4 nights Tasmania Tour package
Day 1: land at Melbourne Airport-Melbourne Sightseeing-Spirit of Tasman Ferry
As you land from your flight our tour bus and driver will be there to meet you, if you have landed the day before we another time our driver will come and get you. We will take you around the city sightseeing all the famous sights of Melbourne From Eureka Tower, Brighton beach bath houses also allow you to have time to do some shopping if you wish before we head to line up for the night time departure of the Spirit of Tasman ship to Tasmania. On the ship we will have set up overnight cabin for you and your family to check in then start walking around the ship to explore and what ever else you like to do in your free time. Then we will arrive in tasmania in the morning to the seaside town of Devonport. For more information about the ferry, trip, accommodation and any other things check out the link…. https://www.spiritoftasmania.com.au
includes: free airport transfer to Melbourne city, sightseeing city tour, ferry transfer lunch.
sleeping in recliner chair or share accommodation
upgrades available but may cost extra.
DAY 2 cradle Mountain sightseeing – Launceston
Your day trip to Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park, part of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area, starts as you depart Devonport, explore the little town before traveling past the mountains bluffs of the Great Western Tiers and by the towns of , Tasmania As you continue south, stop in Sheffield, the ‘Town of Murals,’ and enter a landscape of dense forest and mountainous terrain. Cross Cethana Dam, and watch for wildlife like wombats and wallabies when you reach the national park, where you’ll stop at Cradle Village Cafe for lunch . Then visit the Cradle Mountain Visitor Centre for an introduction to the park before setting off on the Enchanted Forest Walk, a short stroll that provides views of the lush forest and a waterfall. Gaze at a majestic view of Cradle Mountain reigning over Dove Lake, and take a walk around the lake for more perspectives of the mountain (weather permitting). Before returning to Launceston, other attractions on your day trip include Waldheim Chalet, the forest home of Gustav Weindorfer, and Ashgrove Cheese Farm, where you’ll stop for tastings of Tasmanian cheese and learn how it’s made on site. overnight Launceston Includes: Breakfast, lunch, park fees, accommodation.
DAY 3: Launceston – Tamar Wineries and Attractions
See wetlands, farm lands, fruit orchards, galleries, honey farms, lavender farms, vineyards, blue gum plantations and much more today in the Tamar Valley; see why Tassie is so famed for its food and why even a milestone has a smile on its face! Be awed at Brady’s Lookout. Perhaps choose to visit exciting Seahorse World today or see Platypus, both at pretty Beauty Point in the West Tamar Valley.
Tour a goldmine in gutsy Beaconsfield and say hello to the locals at the great bakery/cafe then stroll through beautiful private gardens and enjoy personal attention and great new facilities at the Rowella Lavender Farm before crossing the futuristic and majestic Batman Bridge to the pleasures of the East Tamar Valley. Head east to Pipers River, spotting prolific verge-side wild heath, wattle and gums flowering in season, then on to Pipers Brook perhaps stopping for lunch at a vineyard at one of the welcoming cellar doors.
Make time to walk through pretty Lilydale, with street poles painted throughout with scenes from life in Tasmania and a mixture of art deco, colonial and country cottages and quaint country stores…. Enjoy a short bushwalk and see a famous waterfall before continuing on to Launceston, deep in the valley below.
includes: Breakfast, lunch at winery (if you wish) park fees, accommodation.
Day 4: Port Arthur/Tarana Tasman Devil zoo park.
After Breakfast we head south along the East coast of Tasmania area our first stop will be Tarana Tasmania Devil zoo where get experience of the famous little locals.
After we head to Lavender farm to enjoy the beauty of Tasmania lavender that you can enjoy, after
we travel Enjoy elegant Georgian landscapes at Port Arthur; see ancient oak trees astride white picket fences and long sweeping drives with quaint cottages, pretty gardens and an awesome array of colourful exotic trees in season.Perhaps purchase a guided tour at the visitor centre; hear vivid tales of early settlers military families who lived and worked in the convict settlement and hear tales of the hard lives of the convicts sent across the world to remote prison work places. Hear of the different ‘lives’ of the buildings; see convict built ruins and hear of industries constructed in Port Arthur, that made it a crowded and busy place in the 1860’s.
overnight back in hobart hotels range from 2 to 4 stars with free wifi and ensuite.
DAY 5 Hobart
Head south en route to Campbell Town, see historic monuments and crafts before heading to pretty Ross, site of the historic female factory prison and the Wool Centre, the town with an entrance avenue of elegant trees… and antique shops and horses at pasture in the main street.
At historic Oatlands, originally a colonial military post, see a bulb farm, many historic buildings, now converted as homes to craft shops and cafes .
In the Coal Valley, set in beautiful surroundings see the oldest and most photographed bridge in Australia at Richmond town with wide river banks just made for taking pictures. Historic hotels, shops and cottages, line the bustling township on the banks of the Coal River, which is also the home of St John’s Church, the oldest Catholic Church in Australia. Also nestled in the Coal Valley enroute to Hobart see elegant cool climate wineries with welcoming cellar doors.
we do the abalone/seafood farms/markets around Hobart so you can get them fresh as best as possible.
then we will take you back to the spirit of tasmania ferry ride for your trip back to Melbourne.
Arrangements to get home:
- Some clients might want to stay extra days and they can at their own expense. (Or we can make the arrangements for you)
- Some clients might want to fly back to Melbourne via Hobart or Launceston Airports (at own expense for flight) as free drop off at either airports
Tour price: Adult: 990 AUD, Child: 600 AUD, Infant: Contact management
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