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East Coast Tasmania 5 Day Tour

From $1150

Tour Highlights

  • Explore the cool temerpate rainforrests of North East Tasmania
  • Walk on white sandy beaches at the Bay of Fires and Freycinet
  • See Tasmanian Wildlife such as wallabies and wombats
  • Camp out under the stars and see the Milkyway

About East Coast Tasmania 5 Day Tour

Description

Take a 5 day safari tour of Tasmania's East Coast

This tour starts in Launceston and finishes in Hobart. 5 Days and 4 Nights Camping / Safari Camp and Walking Tour In five adventurous days we visit some amazing cool temperate rain forests and wonderful waterfalls and world class beaches. Starting with relic rain forest and waterfalls in the north west we continue down the east coast to the world famous Bay of Fires. Another full day is reserved to explore Freycinet Peninsula where we’ll climb up through the Hazards to view magical Wineglass Bay or walk the whole circuit. No visit to Tasmania is complete without a seeing the Tasman Peninsula and its giant sea cliffs. If you really want to experience the amazing variety of Tassie’s mild side join us as we stay away from the crowds, enjoy a hike and relax with a camp fire dinner under the stars...

Each day we participate in bush walks from 3 - 5 hours and travel by mini van or four-wheel-drive . We have exciting private camp and make delicious meals and dine by the campfire. The roomy tents are large enough to stand in and are located in a range of environments to allow us to appreciate Tasmania’s unique wildlife. Toilet Facilities at all sites and showers at most

Day 1: Launceston to Blue Tiers

Leave Launceston approx 8.00am for the North East of the state via Scottsdale to check out the cool temperate rainforest communities, with a wide variety of walks to choose from, including some great waterfalls and panoramic Blue Tiers trails.

Day 2: Blue Tiers to Freycinet peninsula

Traveling to the coast we arrive on dazzling turquoise waters and white sands of the Bay of Fires to explore the rich cultural heritage of the traditional owners in a tranquil setting. We will camp on a property and share great views to from camp with plenty of wild life such as wallabies and wombats.

Day 3: Freycinet National Park

As we are camped right on the edge of Freycinet National Park its only a short car journey for a choice of walks including Mt Amos for outstanding views or the Wineglass Bay - Hazards beach loop. We camp on the same property tonight.

Day 4: Freycinet peninsula to Tasman peninsula

There are many short walks in Freycinet before making our way south again. Enjoy the scenic drive through some little used back roads to the towering sea cliffs of the Tasman Peninsula. A walk to one of the many stunning capes in the region before camp at the Cape Raoul and maybe a Sauna to unwind on this unique property.

Day 5:Tasman Peninsula to Hobart

For the truly adventurous an early morning walk to the sea cliffs for sunrise is an option. A great way to round off the trip is the Mt Brown / Remarkable cave walks. This leaves us time to see many of the other natural wonders in the area before making our way back to Hobart. It is possible to conclude your tour at Port Arthur if you wish to spend more time to explore the World Heritage listed site. We can assist you with making other transport arrangements.

Departs From

Launceston (details provided upon booking)

Duration

5 Days

Inclusions

  • All inclusive small group guided 5 Day active camping and walking tour exploring the Central Highlands and West Coast of Tasmania
  • All food from lunch day 1 to lunch to day 5 included
  • Transport
  • Parks Passes

Sleeping Bags and Wet Weather gear can be hired upon request