7D6N TASSIE’S PARKS & NATURE

Highlights: Cradle Mountain National Park Port Arthur Hobart Salamanca Market

  from RM 8,658/

Visit the best of Australia's outback with this tour to Tasmania. Here's where the iconic Cradle Mountain and Australia's famous bush treks - Overland Track lies. 

Besides Koala, Australia is renowned for the outback beauty that's not available elsewhere. The Cradle Mountain - Lake St Clair National Park is the best place to experience the Aussie outback. Here's where you catch a glimpse of the iconic Cradle Mountain, get up close and personal with the Tasmanian devil, and be amazed by the stunning views by Dove Lake. 

Launceston as the second major city of Tasmania is often described as a vibrant hub for food, wine, culture and nature. As one of Australia's oldest cities, here's where you can find the best-preserved early citiscapes with Colonial and Victorian architectural styles, as well as century-old parks. Tamar Valley offers not only beautiful landscape, but also produce award-winning wines that you gotta try it for yourself. 

Port Arthur is another place with historical significance as it was previously a convict settlement during the 18th and 19th century. Now, the prison has been converted into an open air museum that's open for visitors. For those with a strong heart, you can consider joining the ghost tour that's available during early evening. 

 

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Day 1

Welcome to Launceston (Dinner with Wine)

Begin your exploration of the beautiful island of Tasmania with a tour of its capital, including Battery Point, Salamanca Place, the Botanical Gardens and Constitution Dock. The last stop is Mt. Nelson for amazing views of Hobart. Get to know your traveling companions tonight at a Welcome Reception and dinner.

Day 2

Salamanca Market (Breakfast)

A free day to enjoy the sights, flavour, color and action of Salamanca Market. Explore the market stalls, wander through the historic sandstone warehouse discovering innovative Tasmanian arts and crafts and delight in the taste and aroma of freshly baked goods and local produce. Meet the friendly people who make or grow what they sell. Take a moment to sit back and relax at one of Salamanca’s cafes and watch the world pass you by with a cooling ale or locally produced cider.

Day 3

Hobart - Strahan (Breakfast & Dinner with wine)

This morning head west to New Norfolk and the magnificent Mt. Field National Park, Tasmania’s oldest, and join your Travel Director for a stroll through the lush rainforest to the spectacular three-tiered Russell Falls. Continue to iconic Lake St. Clair before traveling on the Wall in the Wilderness, a monumental sculpture where artist Greg Duncan has hand-carved a collection of panels commemorating those who shaped the area’s past and present. Pass through the eerie moonscape of the mining town of Queenstown, along the rainforest bordered road of World Heritage protected Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park, and on to coastal Strahan.

Day 4

Strahan - Cradle Mountain (Breakfast & Be My Guest Morning Tea)

A highlight today is your cruise on the spectacular Gordon River, where the wilderness comes to the water’s edge. Stop at Sarah Island for an insight into a relic of Tasmania’s convict history. See Hells Gates, the treacherous entrance to the Macquarie Harbour, and Heritage Landing, site of the 2,000 year old Huon Pine. Travel through the mining towns of Rosebery and Tullah as you make your way to your hotel set on the edge of sensational Cradle Mountain National Park.

Day 5

Port Arthur(Breakfast & Farewell Dinner)

This morning you’ll marvel at the inspiring beauty of Cradle Mountain National Park. Join your Travel Director for a visit to the Waldheim Chalet for insight into the early history of the Cradle Mountain area. Later, take a guided walk by Dove Lake. You may spot Bennetts wallabies, echidnas and pademelons grazing along the way.

 

Day 6

Cradle Mountain - Launceston (Breakfast & Dinner with Wine)

After breakfast, take a walk with a local expert through the Hellyers Road Whisky Distillery in Burnie. See ingredients and processes that deliver one of the finest single malt whiskys in the world. Continue to quirky Sheffield, the ‘Town of Murals’, then call in at the award-winning Ashgrove Tasmanian Farm to try a selection of local cheeses. Travel through the Meander Valley to Tassie’s ‘nothern capital’ Launceston.

Day 7

Farewell from Launceston (Breakfast & Lunch)

See Launceston’s magnificent Cataract Gorge before taking a scenic drive through the Tamar Valley’s rolling hills for lunch and winetasting at Josef Chromy Wines. The views from the surrounding vineyards and lakes provide an idyllic location to enjoy tasting some of the estate-grown cool climate wines and tucking into some fresh local Tasmanian produce. After lunch, say farewell to your new-found friends as your holiday comes to end this afternoon.

 

Your hotel options with ground arrangement

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Prices displayed are per person in MYR. Click on the hotel/room name for its description.

 

Hotel

Adult

 

Child (RM)

Single (RM)

Twin / Triple (RM)

  

Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart

Strahan Village

Cradle Mountain Hotel

Hotel Grand Chancellor Launceston

 

 

 

10,708

 

 

 

8,658

 

 

 

7,798

 

                     Departure dates:

Tour Start

Tour End

15 Nov 19

21 Nov 19

03 Jan 20

09 Jan 20

24 Jan 20

30 Jan 20

06 Mar 20

12 Mar 20

27 Mar 20

02 Apr 20

Booking Period: 07OCT’19~14OCT’19 (minimum 2 adults to go)

Travel Period:  01OCT’19~02apr’20

 

Includes

  • 6 nights’ accommodation with daily breakfast
  • Return airport transfer
  • Travel by luxury coach
  • Experienced Travel Director & Driver Guide

Excludes

  • Return flight ticket
  • Travel Insurance

 

Peak season and public holiday surcharge may apply for certain dates.

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