4 Day Fab Launceston to Hobart Tour

    Take in Tasmania’s hot-spots on a budget as we journey from Launceston to Hobart along Tasmania’s spectacular East Coast before visits to the delightful Bruny Island and Port Arthur Historic Site.

    Explore some of Tasmania’s fabulous white sandy beaches with unusual rock formations, such as the Bay of Fires, Freycinet National Park and Wineglass Bay. Enjoy the knowledge and expertise of our incredible local guides whilst experiencing all that the East Coast of Tasmania has to offer.

    Meet the endangered Tasmanian devils at a wildlife sanctuary, stay overnight in Bicheno, home to the little penguins and tick some things of your bucket list by travelling to the amazing Bruny Island and the World Heritage listed Port Arthur

    $ 595
    We can't confirm real time availability on this tour. Please enquire about this trip and we will get immediately back to you!

      Itinerary

      Day 1: Launceston to Bicheno

      The Bay of Fires has to be seen to be believed – consistently rated as one of the world’s best beaches, it’s a place that everyone wants to see but few have visited. In the afternoon we’ll cruise down the Great Eastern Drive, taking in the gorgeous coastline of Tasmania. Tonight you can walk to the beach to see little penguins come ashore. Overnight: Seaview at Bicheno

      Day 2: Wineglass Bay

      Today you’ll have the opportunity to visit a wildlife sanctuary to see the rescued animals, including the Tasmanian Devil (extra cost). After that we visit the Freycinet National Park and gorgeous Wineglass Bay with hours to explore and walking options from mild to wild. In the afternoon we drive down the coast, with a stop at famous Kate’s Berry Farm. Overnight: Tassie Backpackers Hobart

      Day 3: Bruny Island
      After a quick ferry ride across the D’Entrecasteux Channel, we go for a tasting at the award winning Bruny Island Cheese Company. Up next is The Neck – the narrow isthmus joining the north and south parts of the island with a lookout giving incredible 360 degree views. At Cape Bruny we’ll try to spot Bruny’s famous white wallabies, walk to the lighthouse and watch the surf roll in. At Adventure Bay, choose between the beautiful Fluted Cape walk or an award winning Bruny Island Cruise (extra cost). Local oysters can be purchased at Get Shucked on our drive back to the ferry. Overnight: Tassie Backpackers Hobart
      Day 4: Port Arthur

      The historic village of Richmond leads us onto the dramatic scenery of the Tasman Peninsula with it’s plunging cliffs, quirky towns and spectacular views. This is the place where Tasmania’s convict heritage intersects with its stunning natural beauty. The highlight of the day is the opportunity to check out the former prison settlement of Port Arthur. There’s no rush with plenty of time to see the sights on a guided walking tour and harbour cruise. On the return to Hobart we taste delicious Federation Chocolate.

      Highlights
      What To Bring
      Important Booking Info
      FAQs
      • Bay of Fires
      • St Helens
      • Tasmanian devils
      • Bicheno
      • Freycinet National Park
      • Wineglass Bay
      • Bruny Island
      • Adventure Bay
      • Port Arthur

      Essential things to pack

      • Camera
      • Drink bottle
      • Comfortable trail walking shoes
      • Hat, sunglasses and sunscreen
      • Clothes to suit conditions (layers are a good idea)
      • Waterproof jacket (just in case)
      • Swimwear and towel (conditions permitting)

      Important Booking Info

      • In Tasmania, we wish to acknowledge the palawa and pakana as the Traditional custodians of the land and recognise their ongoing connection to land, waters, and culture. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging.
      • This tour is Advanced eco-certified. Our tour aims for minimal impact, leave no trace principles. Accredited with Parks and Wildlife Tasmania and Accredited Tourism Business Australia, we hold Eco Certified Tourism Green Travel Leader and Advanced Ecotourism Accreditation Certification.
      • We are also ROC (Respect Our Culture) Certified.
      • All transport provided in our modern and economical turbo diesel vehicles.
      • Where possible we use locally owned accommodation and eat in local establishments that source their produce close to home.
      • Hostel Dorm style accommodation is based on same-gender dormitory rooms with shared same-gender bathrooms.
      • Motel style accommodation is based on private Motel rooms or self-contained Cabins with private bathroom facilities. If booking a Twin or Double accommodation option, a minimum of 2 persons is required. We are unable to match up single travellers into a Twin-share option.

      FAQs

      How much luggage can I bring?

      You can bring up to 20kg of luggage to be stored in our trailer while traveling, we advise you to bring a day pack for access to day-to-day items.

      Can I be dropped off at the airport?

      If you have a flight out later than 7.30 pm, we can drop you directly at Hobart airport on the last day of the tour.

      What time does the tour start and end?

      Pick up from Launceston CBD Hostels or Motels at approx 7:00AM on day 1. Drop off back in Hobart at approx 5:30PM on day 4.

      How much spending money do I need to bring?

      Please allow enough spending money for meals and drinks not included on the itinerary, as well as any souvenirs or extra’s you may want to purchase throughout the tour.

      x

        Main Menu