All about the 5 Day Famous Tasmania Tour

This is the 5-day Famous Tasmania Tour which will take you across the beautiful Island. Take your time to appreciate all the beauty Tasmania has to offer. 

Start in Hobart heading to Strahan. During the drive, you will discover the beautiful Russell Falls, hike through the Mt Field National Park Tall Trees, see the deepest freshwater lake, Lake St Clair and explore the Franklin-Gordon Wild River National Park. On day two we will cruise to the untouched wilderness of Tasmania's West Coast and visit the shifting sands of Henty Dunes, walk through the famous Tarkine Rainforest with a hike to Montezuma Falls. Day three will be all about the World Heritage-listed Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park. This iconic wilderness is famous for its amazing scenery, famous Tasmanian wildlife and lovely hikes you can take either the shorter or the more challenging walks. 

On day four you will travel to the East Coast. The Bay of Fires is the highlight for today, this dramatic but breathtaking coastline stretches over 50 km from Binalong Bay in the south to Eddystone Point in the north. Walk on clean white beaches, see blue waters and gigantic rocks, which makes it the perfect place to swim. Tasmania's most scenic coastal drive will take you to Bicheno where you will meet the famous Tasmanian Devil. Day five will take you to the famous Wineglass Bay lookout, where we will arrive early to beat the crowd and get that perfect shot of this amazing bay. A wonderful way to end your Tasmania tour. 

 

5 Day Famous Tasmania Tour
Tour itinerary - 5 Days

  • Day 1 Hobart to Strahan
    We leave Hobart and drive through the Derwent Valley – traveling east to west across the island. You’ll see the beautiful Russell Falls, walk among the Mt Field National Park Tall Trees, and visit Australia’s deepest freshwater lake, Lake St Clair. Explore the pristine Franklin-Gordon Wild River National Park and end the day in Strahan. Overnight: Strahan
  • Day 2 Wild West Coast
    In the untouched wilderness of Tasmania’s West Coast, we will explore the shifting sands of Henty Dunes. Then we continue into the Tarkine Rainforest and walk to Tasmania’s highest waterfall – Montezuma Falls. Or you can choose to join the world-famous Gordon River Cruise (optional, at your own expense). Overnight: Strahan (B)
  • Day 3 Cradle Mountain to Launceston
    Around 950m above sea level is the World Heritage listed Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park, where you can choose a walk to suit you. With an extensive range of tracks, stroll around Dove Lake or challenge yourself with a hike to Marion’s Lookout. A short drive takes us through Sheffield, the ‘town of murals’ and then to Launceston. Overnight: Launceston (B)
  • Day 4 Launceston to Bicheno
    We make our way to the East Coast and the beautiful Bay of Fires. If the conditions are right, this is the perfect place for a swim. Tasmania’s most scenic coastal drive takes you from St Helens to Bicheno where we meet the iconic Tasmanian devil as we stop at a wildlife sanctuary. This evening you may choose to join a viewing experience of the Little Penguins (optional at your own expense and seasonal). (B)
  • Day 5 Freycinet National Park to Hobart
    An early start means we are the first to the Wineglass Bay lookout, beating the crowds and the heat for that postcard photo. Relax on the secluded beach or choose the more challenging Mt Amos or a beach walk. We continue our journey south passing the coastal villages of Swansea and Orford before arriving back to Hobart. (B)
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This is our 5-day Famous Tasmania Tour, which will take you across all the Tasmania highlights. Discover this amazing Island with an expert guide and a fun tour group. Spot the famous Tasmanian wildlife and explore the beautiful relaxing wildlife. This tour gives you the opportunity to get out in nature and hike on a daily base, which provides you with the chance to really get to know Tasmania and its nature. Taste delicious local produce for lunch and dinner and meet the friendly local people. This tour offers a perfect balance between relaxation and activities.

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FREE BRUNY ISLAND DAY TOUR

Book between 23 December to 7 February and receive a free Bruny Island day tour valued at $135.

5 Day Famous Tasmania Tour Price information AUD per person

Price

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Tour code: TBF5
Secure your seat today with only a 10% deposit!
  $725
Dorm with shared facilities. For travel from 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021
  $835
Hostel Twin/Double with shared facilities. For travel from 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021
  $1075
Hostel Single with shared facilities. For travel from 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021
  $995
Motel Twin/Double Ensuite. For travel from 1 April 2020 to 21 March 2021
  $1345
Motel Single Ensuite. For travel from 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021

Departure information

Starts

Apr, Oct-Nov, Mar: Tue, Thu, Sun
May-Sep: Thu, Sun
Dec-Feb: Tue, Thu, Sat, Sun

Ends
Hobart


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