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8 Day Tasmanian Wildlife Encounter small group tour

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About 8 Day Tasmanian Wildlife Encounter small group tour

Day 1 HOBART – STRAHAN


Your first day will take you into the heart of Tasmania’s wilderness and to Tasmania’s dramatic West Coast. In the evening, witness little Penguins coming ashore at Bonnet Island (weather permitting). 


Accommodation: Hotel style, 4 star Meals: L



Day 2 STRAHAN – CRADLE MOUNTAIN


Enter the UNESCO World Heritage Wilderness of Cradle Mountain National Park. Begin to unwind to the harmonic sounds found only in this true wilderness.


Accommodation: Lodge style, 4 star Meals: B/L



Day 3 CRADLE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK


Enjoy an interpreted bush walk through the National Park among Tasmanian rainforest and the native Pandani, the tallest heath plant in the world. Observe native birdlife such as Forest Ravens, Currawongs and Wedge-tailed Eagles.


Accommodation: Lodge style, 4 star Meals: B/L



Day 4 ROCKY CAPE – NARAWNTAPU


Visit Rocky Cape National Park, once a reliable hunting ground for Tasmania’s traditional owners. In the evening, enjoy a wildlife spotlighting expedition in Narawntapu National Park, home to an abundance of kangaroos, wombats, wallabies and many other marsupials.


Accommodation: B&B style, 4 star Meals:            B/D



Day 5 HAWLEY BEACH – BAY OF FIRES – BICHENO


Wake up to a relaxed morning in a traditional Tasmanian homestead before departing for the East Coast. Visit Binalong Bay, located in the Bay of Fires Conservation area, on your way to the seaside village of Bicheno. In the evening, enjoy a Tasmanian Devils after dark experience.


Accommodation: Resort style, 4 star Meals: B/L



Day 6 FREYCINET NATIONAL PARK – WINEGLASS BAY


Today you have ample time to explore the picturesque Freycinet National Park with one of the world’s top 10 beaches, Wineglass Bay. White-bellied sea eagles and Australian gannets are often observed in the area.


Accommodation: Resort style, 4 star Meals: B/L


Day 7 RICHMOND – HOBART


Travel south along the East Coast, visit Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, a centre for native wildlife rescue and rehabilitation. Continue to Hobart via the charming historic township of Richmond.


Accommodation: Hotel style, 4 star Meals: B/L



Day 8 BRUNY ISLAND


Today embark on the award winning Bruny Island Cruise for the opportunity to spot a variety of Southern Ocean marine wildlife and fascinating coastal geology. Enjoy some of Bruny Islands’ culinary delights before concluding the tour in Hobart.


Meals: B/L


Additional Information

8 days of small group touring with local guide, transport in comfortable and well-appointed vehicle, 7 nights’ accommodation, 7 x breakfast, 8 x lunch, 2 x dinner, entry Devils@Cradle, entry Wilderness Gallery, Tasmanian Devil Experience, Bicheno Penguin Tour, entry to Bonorong, Bruny Island Ferry, Bruny Island Cruise, all National Parks passes.