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Tassie Icons – Self Drive Tour

Experience and see iconic sights across The Natural State in one unforgettable week

If you’re after a short but luxurious taste of Tasmania, the 7 Day Self Drive Package is a perfect choice. Explore the wonders of the East Coast, Hobart and the magic of Cradle Mountain staying in Standard or Premium accommodation each night.
7 days
Adventure and outdoors, Family Holidays
1+
Self Drive

Accommodation

6 nights accommodation, Standard or Premium Options available

Entry to Activities

Entry to museums and activities as part of the itinerary

Car Hire

7 Days Car Hire, Medium (Upgrades available)

Cruise Tour

Wineglass Bay Cruise – Sky Lounge

Guided Tours

Expert guided tours of important places and activities, including feeding the devils after dark

National Parks Pass

A national parks pass for each vehicle is included in this tour

Daily itinerary

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Day 1

Day 1 – Launceston – Cradle Mountain

Arrive at Launceston Airport before 12 pm, pick up standard size auto rental car (includes insurance, fees and taxes and excess reduction to $330). Drive into the UNESCO world heritage area of Cradle Mountain and enjoy your accommodation where you can nestle in and enjoy the surrounds and nearby walks.

 

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Day 2

Day 2 – Cradle Mountain

Explore the many walks of the Cradle Mountain National Park. Your final itinerary will have information on walks in the area and spots I think you will enjoy! That evening, see the Tassie Devil up close on your night feeding tour. The After Dark Feeding Tour provides an unforgettable experience, seeing these extraordinary animals in ‘action’ each evening. Our experienced keeper will discuss biology, behaviour, threats and the important conservation work being undertaken for these species within the sanctuary.

 

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Day 3

Day 3 – Cradle Mountain – Freycinet Peninsula

Continue your journey to the sunny east-coast with destination Freycinet. Along the way tempt the taste buds at the many wineries recommended on your itinerary. Arrive at Freycinet and enjoy the prime location of your accommodation. There is something very special about staying right in the National Park. In the afternoon, walk up to Wineglass Bay Lookout for one of the best views you will see on the trip.

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Day 4

Day 4 – Freycinet Peninsula

Day at Freycinet. Take the optional Wineglass Bay Nature Cruise and then climb up to the lookout for fantastic views down onto Wineglass Bay. Then explore the quaint seaside village of Coles Bay.

 

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Day 5

Day 5 – Freycinet Peninsula – Hobart

Drive to your Hobart accommodation and settle into your new home for two nights. Take your tour up Mt Wellington and enjoy the spectacular views. Or stroll around the waterfront exploring all the historical site, restaurants and bars.

 

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Day 6

Day 6 – Hobart & MONA

Stroll down from your accommodation to the famous Salamanca Market, the largest outdoor markets in all of Australia. This iconic Saturday tradition brings Hobart’s waterfront alive with a celebration of the senses. In the afternoon take the ferry from Brooke St. Pier in Salamanca Place up the Derwent River to MONA – The Museum of New and Old Art. This Museum is spectacular and is guaranteed to tickle all your senses!

 

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Day 7

Day 7 -Hobart & Departure

Flights to depart Hobart Airport at any time. Drop the car back at the airport as your flights depart.

Thank you for visiting Tasmania!

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