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Arrived in Launceston 

Make your way fly to Launceston,a riverside city in northern Tasmania, Australia. It’s famed for the Cataract Gorge, with panoramic views, walking trails, sculpted gardens and a chairlift.Our lovely driver will pick you up at the airport then transfer to hotel.  You can relax and use the rest of the day to explore the city.

Bay of Fires

The Bay of Fires is a bay on the northeastern coast of Tasmania in Australia, extending from Binalong Bay to Eddystone Point. The bay was given its name in 1773 by Captain Tobias Furneaux in Adventure, who saw the fires of Aboriginal people on the beaches.

Time:

8:30 am – 6:30 pm

Duration:

9.25 Hours

Itinerary

  • Comprehensive commentary
  • Rolling green hills of North Eastern Tasmania
  • Quaint country township of Lilydale
  • Bridestowe Lavender Farm (Sep–Apr), home to Bobbie the Bridestowe Bear (Bobbie Bear)
  • Rural hub of Scottsdale
  • Time permitting – the tree carvings at Legerwood
  • Heritage tin mining townships of  Branxholm and Derby
  • Temperate rainforest of Weldborough Pass
  • A short walk through the rainforest full of Myrtle and Sassafras trees along with huge Tree Ferns
  • Time permitting – cheese tastings at the Holy Cow CaféPyengana Cheese Factory
  • Bay of Fires
  • Binalong Bay Beach
  • View/climb orange lichen covered granite outcrops
  • Beach walk along Taylor’s Beach
  • Farm fresh oysters at Lease 65
  • Fishing boats at St. Helens Wharf
  • Beaumaris and Scamander
  • Fingal Valley
  • Coal mining townships of Fingal and Avoca
  • Expansive grazing lands featuring Merino sheep and Angus cattle
  • Historical Northern Midlands
  • Heritage convict township of Cleveland and Perth.

Explore Winglass Bay

Make a short stop in Campbell Town where you can collect some lunch to take along for the day ahead.  Discover the Convict Brick Trail that extends through the town, visit the Red Bridge, and check out the tree sculptures depicting the history of the town.

After a brief stop in Campbell Town we travel to the East Coast, where we catch an amazing view of the area at the Great Oyster Bay Lookout and an opportunity to purchase some fresh oysters plucked from the beautiful surrounding waters.

In Freycinet National Park we begin a series of walks and exploration of the area.  We walk as a group to the Wineglass Bay Lookout, a moderate uphill walk of around 45 – 60 minutes.  Here the views make the walk well worth the effort!

For the keen walkers, you can continue the walk down to Wineglass Bay beach (2.5 hr return walking time).  Once on the beach you have time to take a swim, relax, eat your lunch or meander along the white sands.

If you prefer to select the shorter walking option, then you can explore other areas of Freycinet with our tour guide.  Visit Honeymoon Bay, Sleepy Bay, Cape Tourville Lighthouse & great short walk.

Cradle Mountain National Park

Iconic Cradle Mountain is a place of exceptional natural beauty in the heart of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. From moss-covered ancient rainforests and deep river gorges to snow-covered mountain peaks, wild alpine moorlands and glacial lakes, the park is revered for its diverse and breath-taking landscapes.

Time:

8:00 am – 5:30 pm

Duration:

8.5 Hours

Itinerary

  • Travel through green pastures South West of Launceston
  • Mountains of the Great Western Tiers guide you towards Cradle Mountain National Park
  • Pass quaint and historical towns of CarrickHagley and Westbury
  • Scenic town of Deloraine – hub between Launceston and Devonport
  • Tour Sheffield – town of murals
  • Traverse through dense forest and mountainous terrain
  • Look for wombats, potaroos and wallabies in Cradle Mountain National Park
  • Visit the Cradle Mountain Visitor Centre for an appreciation of the Cradle Mountain National Park
  • Take a short stroll along the Enchanted Forest Walk viewing pencil pine, lush forest and a spectacular waterfall
  • Stand in awe as you take in the powerful and majestic Cradle Mountain reigning over the picturesque Dove Lake
  • Take a short walk around Dove Lake taking in the views of Cradle Mountain (weather permitting)
  • Visit Waldheim Chalet (forest home) of Gustav Weindorfers
  • Stop at Ashgrove Cheese Farm for some famous Tasmanian cheese
  • Learn how cheese is made and sample the numerous varieties of cheese made on the premises.

Depart Launceston

At the appropriate time, you will be transferred to Launceston airport for your homeward flight.

Day 1

Arrived in Launceston 

Make your way fly to Launceston,a riverside city in northern Tasmania, Australia. It’s famed for the Cataract Gorge, with panoramic views, walking trails, sculpted gardens and a chairlift.Our lovely driver will pick you up at the airport then transfer to hotel.  You can relax and use the rest of the day to explore the city.

Day 2

Bay of Fires

The Bay of Fires is a bay on the northeastern coast of Tasmania in Australia, extending from Binalong Bay to Eddystone Point. The bay was given its name in 1773 by Captain Tobias Furneaux in Adventure, who saw the fires of Aboriginal people on the beaches.

Time:

8:30 am – 6:30 pm

Duration:

9.25 Hours

Itinerary

  • Comprehensive commentary
  • Rolling green hills of North Eastern Tasmania
  • Quaint country township of Lilydale
  • Bridestowe Lavender Farm (Sep–Apr), home to Bobbie the Bridestowe Bear (Bobbie Bear)
  • Rural hub of Scottsdale
  • Time permitting – the tree carvings at Legerwood
  • Heritage tin mining townships of  Branxholm and Derby
  • Temperate rainforest of Weldborough Pass
  • A short walk through the rainforest full of Myrtle and Sassafras trees along with huge Tree Ferns
  • Time permitting – cheese tastings at the Holy Cow CaféPyengana Cheese Factory
  • Bay of Fires
  • Binalong Bay Beach
  • View/climb orange lichen covered granite outcrops
  • Beach walk along Taylor’s Beach
  • Farm fresh oysters at Lease 65
  • Fishing boats at St. Helens Wharf
  • Beaumaris and Scamander
  • Fingal Valley
  • Coal mining townships of Fingal and Avoca
  • Expansive grazing lands featuring Merino sheep and Angus cattle
  • Historical Northern Midlands
  • Heritage convict township of Cleveland and Perth.
Day 3

Explore Winglass Bay

Make a short stop in Campbell Town where you can collect some lunch to take along for the day ahead.  Discover the Convict Brick Trail that extends through the town, visit the Red Bridge, and check out the tree sculptures depicting the history of the town.

After a brief stop in Campbell Town we travel to the East Coast, where we catch an amazing view of the area at the Great Oyster Bay Lookout and an opportunity to purchase some fresh oysters plucked from the beautiful surrounding waters.

In Freycinet National Park we begin a series of walks and exploration of the area.  We walk as a group to the Wineglass Bay Lookout, a moderate uphill walk of around 45 – 60 minutes.  Here the views make the walk well worth the effort!

For the keen walkers, you can continue the walk down to Wineglass Bay beach (2.5 hr return walking time).  Once on the beach you have time to take a swim, relax, eat your lunch or meander along the white sands.

If you prefer to select the shorter walking option, then you can explore other areas of Freycinet with our tour guide.  Visit Honeymoon Bay, Sleepy Bay, Cape Tourville Lighthouse & great short walk.

Day 4

Cradle Mountain National Park

Iconic Cradle Mountain is a place of exceptional natural beauty in the heart of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. From moss-covered ancient rainforests and deep river gorges to snow-covered mountain peaks, wild alpine moorlands and glacial lakes, the park is revered for its diverse and breath-taking landscapes.

Time:

8:00 am – 5:30 pm

Duration:

8.5 Hours

Itinerary

  • Travel through green pastures South West of Launceston
  • Mountains of the Great Western Tiers guide you towards Cradle Mountain National Park
  • Pass quaint and historical towns of CarrickHagley and Westbury
  • Scenic town of Deloraine – hub between Launceston and Devonport
  • Tour Sheffield – town of murals
  • Traverse through dense forest and mountainous terrain
  • Look for wombats, potaroos and wallabies in Cradle Mountain National Park
  • Visit the Cradle Mountain Visitor Centre for an appreciation of the Cradle Mountain National Park
  • Take a short stroll along the Enchanted Forest Walk viewing pencil pine, lush forest and a spectacular waterfall
  • Stand in awe as you take in the powerful and majestic Cradle Mountain reigning over the picturesque Dove Lake
  • Take a short walk around Dove Lake taking in the views of Cradle Mountain (weather permitting)
  • Visit Waldheim Chalet (forest home) of Gustav Weindorfers
  • Stop at Ashgrove Cheese Farm for some famous Tasmanian cheese
  • Learn how cheese is made and sample the numerous varieties of cheese made on the premises.
Day 5

Depart Launceston

At the appropriate time, you will be transferred to Launceston airport for your homeward flight.

Fine Print:

  • Travel insurance (Strongly Recommended) Delightful Travel provided 30% off with NIB TRAVEL INSURANCE when Purchasing the Tour. Please email through the details and the Team members will email you the quotation
  • Anything not listed in deal

Travel Advice:

  • For the latest travel advice for your holiday please visit www.smartraveller.gov.au
  • Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months after your trip overseas
  • A visa may be required for your destination or any countries you are transiting. It is your responsibility to ensure you obtain a valid

Bedding Configuration:

  • Twin or Double bedding (subject to availability). Please inform us when book the tour.
  • Triple Share – 1 Double Bed + 1 single or 3 Single beds (subject to availability). Please inform us inside the Booking Form with your preference.

 

Single Traveller Supplement

Single travellers a single supplement priced must be purchased. $570

 

Maximum Room Capacity
3 people

 

Child Policy 2-12yrs


Child: $870 Share bed with 2 Adults.   If 1 Adult share room with 1 Child , Child Price is same price.

Please note:Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult 18 years old and over to travel. No unaccompanied minors allowed.

 

Infant Policy 0-2yrs

Infant under 2 years is Free and share bed and seat with Adults.

Triple Share 
Third person is available with the same price

 

GENERAL TOUR INFORMATION 

Maximum group size 45 per vehicle.

 

Cancellation Policy

Non Refundable , For Trips affected By COVID-19, Travel Voucher can be extended within 12 Months to use the credit. Fare Difference will be charged for High season.

Terms and Condition

Please makes sure you read the Terms and Condition Before you place the Booking.

All prices are quoted in Australian Dollars and include GST