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Value Tasmania (6 Days): Value Plus Escorted Vacation

Duration
6 Days
Prices From:
US$ 1,801

Spend six days in Tasmania first visiting the city of Launceston then journey to Freycinet National Park. Stop in historic Port Arthur and Salamanca Place before concluding in Hobart.


Tasmania offers you a completely unique Australian experience, with its own rich history and a distinct ecosystem. Choose between a 6 day or 10 day itinerary, and discover the Apple Isle on this value coach tour.

Launceston is the largest city in Northern Tasmania and is central to many key attractions. You’ll visit Seahorse World at Beauty Point, as well as Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre to learn more about the city’s mining history. Continue on to Freycinet National Park, home to picturesque Wineglass Bay. Along the way, you’ll stop at East Coast Natureworld, for an up close and personal encounter with the cute, but not-so-cuddly Tasmanian devil.

Tasmania’s east coast is a treasure trove of history, with charming villages such as Ross, Richmond, and Port Arthur. Here, you’ll explore the Port Arthur Historic Site, Tasmania’s largest and best preserved settlement from the convict era. Cruise around the Isle of the Dead, the final resting place for some 2,000 souls who did not survive the colony’s harsh conditions.

The capital city of Hobart is home to a rising cultural scene, including the Museum of Old and New Art. Enjoy a tour of the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, before enjoying the city at leisure. Perhaps take a free tour of the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, or visit Cascade brewery. Our 6 day guests depart in Hobart.

Pass natural wonders like Lake St Clair and Russell Falls on your way to Strahan and the rugged west coast. Cruise on Macquarie Harbour to SarahIsland, site of Tasmania’s most infamous former penal colony. Immerse yourself in the Tasmanian wilderness and see some of the world’s oldest rainforest as your tour takes you to CradleMountain.

Stop in at Stanley, a charming fishing village in the shadow of The Nut, a 143 metre, flat-topped volcanic plug. Taste some Tasmanian treats at Ashgrove Cheese Factory, before returning to Launceston, where you’ll visit Cataract Gorge and take a cruise along the Tamar River. 


 

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Duration
6 Days
Prices From:
US$ 1,801

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Day 1

Arrive Hobart

Be met on arrival in Hobart and transferred to your hotel.

Duration1 Night
Accommodation

RACV/RACT Hobart Apartment Hotel

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    RACV/RACT Hobart Apartment Hotel



    Located in the heart of Hobart's cultural city centre, RACV/RACT Hobart Apartment Hotel is within easy walking distance of Constitution Dock, the shopping precinct and Hobart's iconic Salamanca Markets. Australia's smallest and most historic capital offers a mix of historic and contemporary art and culture, ...

    Located in the heart of Hobart's cultural city centre, RACV/RACT Hobart Apartment Hotel is within easy walking distance of Constitution Dock, the shopping precinct and Hobart's iconic Salamanca Markets. Australia's smallest and most historic capital offers a mix of historic and contemporary art and culture, cafes, and restaurants, providing the ideal base for exploring Hobart.

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Day 2

Hobart, Russell Falls, Lake St Clair, Strahan

Drive through northern Tasmania's wine-producing area. Traverse Weldborough Pass and stop at East Coast Natureworld to meet a Tasmanian devil before continuing to the seaside town of Bicheno, where you may like to see the fairy penguins.

Insider Experience
At Bridestowe Lavender Estate, enjoy a guided tour of the distillery and sample the unique lavender-inspired fare.

Meal Plan Breakfast and Dinner
Duration1 Night
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Strahan Village

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    Strahan Village



    Strahan Village is a stylish collection of exceptional cottage and hotel style accommodation at Strahan, on Tasmania's west coast. Strahan Village's selection of contemporary, welcoming accommodation has been designed to suit a range of needs and tastes. Fitted out with a variety of room styles, ...

    Strahan Village is a stylish collection of exceptional cottage and hotel style accommodation at Strahan, on Tasmania's west coast. Strahan Village's selection of contemporary, welcoming accommodation has been designed to suit a range of needs and tastes. Fitted out with a variety of room styles, Strahan Village's cottages combine tasteful charm with the best of modern facilities.

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    • Bar(s)
    • Internet Access
    • Laundry facilities
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Wheelchair Accessible Rooms

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Day 3

Strahan, Gordon River Cruise, Cradle Mountain

Board the brand-new Spirit of the Wild ship for a cruise down the beautiful Gordon River into the remote Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park and on to Sarah Island. Here, you'll enjoy a guided tour of the former penal colony before rejoining your coach bound for Cradle Mountain.

Insider Experience
Feel at one with nature during an overnight stay at Cradle Mountain Hotel.

Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Duration1 Night
Accommodation

Cradle Mountain Hotel

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    Cradle Mountain Hotel



    Cradle Mountain Hotel is a 4 star eco-resort situated in alpine wilderness at the northern end of Cradle Mountain. All 60 of the beautifully-appointed rooms and suites at the Cradle Mountain Hotel have double-sliding doors opening on to their own small private decks for wildlife ...

    Cradle Mountain Hotel is a 4 star eco-resort situated in alpine wilderness at the northern end of Cradle Mountain. All 60 of the beautifully-appointed rooms and suites at the Cradle Mountain Hotel have double-sliding doors opening on to their own small private decks for wildlife viewing and woodland views. All rooms are ground-floor level.

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    • Bar(s)
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Day 4

Cradle Mountain, Sheffield, Smithton

Today take a tour of Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park and visit Waldheim Chalet. Stop on the shores of Dove Lake to admire the views of Cradle Mountain. Later, travel via Sheffield to Stanley and see The Nut.

Insider Experience
Enjoy a three-course dinner at Tall Timbers and savour fresh produce.

Meal Plan Breakfast and Dinner
Duration1 Night
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Tall Timbers Hotel

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    Tall Timbers Hotel



    Tall Timbers Hotel is an ideal place to stay for leisure travellers, whether for a family trip or couples retreat. This North West Tasmania hotel is located at Smithton, the gateway to visit the abundant attractions the North West Coast, including the magical Tarkine Wilderness. ...

    Tall Timbers Hotel is an ideal place to stay for leisure travellers, whether for a family trip or couples retreat. This North West Tasmania hotel is located at Smithton, the gateway to visit the abundant attractions the North West Coast, including the magical Tarkine Wilderness. Accommodation facilities include 67 cabin style suites and luxury lakeside self-contained units and apartments.

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    • Bar(s)
    • Conference Facilities
    • Games Room
    • Internet Access
    • Laundry facilities
    • Parking
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Room Service
    • Wheelchair Accessible Rooms

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Day 5

Smithton, Great Lake, Launceston

After an Insider Experience, journey to the Great Lake and on to Launceston, where you'll enjoy a delicious Farewell Dinner with your fellow travellers.

Insider Experience
Immerse yourself in the ultimate chocolate experience during a tour and tasting at the House of Anvers. Visit the Museum of Chocolate and discover its history.

Meal Plan Breakfast and Dinner
Duration2 Nights
Accommodation

Hotel Grand Chancellor Launceston

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    Hotel Grand Chancellor Launceston



    Hotel Grand Chancellor Launceston offers superior accommodation, superb Tasmanian cuisine and extensive conference facilities in the centre of the northern capital of Tasmania. Catering for the discerning corporate and leisure traveler, the hotel is only a short stroll from the main central business district, shopping ...

    Hotel Grand Chancellor Launceston offers superior accommodation, superb Tasmanian cuisine and extensive conference facilities in the centre of the northern capital of Tasmania. Catering for the discerning corporate and leisure traveler, the hotel is only a short stroll from the main central business district, shopping mall in Brisbane Street and Yorktown Square. There is an onsite Tasmanian cuisine restaurant, The Avenue Grill, and The Terrace Room which offers a High Tea menu.

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    • Bar(s)
    • Business Centre
    • Conference Facilities
    • Currency Exchange
    • Internet Access
    • Laundry/Dry Cleaning Service
    • Lounge(s)
    • Reception (24 hrs)
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Room Service
    • Wheelchair Accessible Rooms

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Day 6

Cataract, Depart Launceston

Enjoy an exciting Insider Experience then later transfer to Launceston Airport for your flight home.

Insider Experience
Explore Cataract Gorge during a cruise along the Tamar River.

Meal Plan Breakfast

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DEPARTURES:

2018: Nov 13, 27*; Dec 25
2019: Jan 1, 8*, 15, 22*; Feb 12, 19*, 26; Mar 5*, 12, 19, 26; Apr 9*, 23; May 14; Sep 21*;
Oct 5, 19; Nov 2*, 16, 30*; Dec 14
2020: Jan 4, 11*, 18, 25*; Feb 1, 8, 15*, 22, 29; Mar 7*, 14, 21, 28; Apr 11*, 25; May 16

* Guaranteed departures.

PRICE INCLUDES:

  • 5 nights accommodation
  • Arrival and departure airport transfers (directly before and after your tour)
  • Luxurious coach travel
  • Dedicated Coach Driver and Tour Director
  • Local expert guides in select locations
  • S sightseeing, excursions and entrance fees as outlined in itinerary

PRICE EXCLUDES:

  • Optional excursions and touring that are available for purchase on tour
  • Travel insurance
  • International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
  • Visa fees if applicable
  • Meals and beverages unless specifically indicated
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Gratuities unless specifically indicated
  • Park fees unless stated

Flights are not included.  As experts in airfares to the South Pacific Goway can assist you with the best airfares for your vacation.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Prices are "from", per person, based on twin share in low season. Seasonal surcharges will apply.  Limited seats and subject to availability.  Single supplements are available on request.  Single guests who are willing to share a room with a fellow traveller (same gender and non smoking) are eligible for twin share rates, ask your Goway Agent for details on the ‘Twin Share Guarantee’ option 

TB AUSTRALHOB19CODIS: TX6HL
16 May 2020
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