Duration: 9 hours
No. of Guests: 1-6
Spend a few hours getting acquainted with Hoabrt, from the historic waterfront, charming laneways to back streets and galleries. Head up and over kunanyi/Mt Wellington for sweeping views of Southern Tasmania before descending south west towards the picturesque Huon Valley – full of farm gate produce, county charm and cider.
Suggested but highly flexible itinerary:
Be picked up from your hotel at 9 am by your expert Localing host in a premium vehicle with bottled water and local treats. Spend the morning getting acquainted with the city through the eyes of a well-informed and connected local host.
Wander the historic backstreets and waterfront area of Salamanca and Battery Point, passing through local markets (on market days). Learn about the city’s humble beginnings and fascinating convict heritage as well as its rapid rise and recent acclaim as a major culinary and cultural destination.
Stop in for a pastry and coffee in one of our favourite local bakeries. Chat with local makers about Hobart’s emergent dining scene and the recent journey from conservatism to creativity.
Venture up and over kunanyi/Mt.Wellington, stopping for incredible views from the alpine summit. Descend down the mountain range for an afternoon of delights in the famed Huon Valley.
Stop in for lunch at an organic local bakery, winery or cider house.
Spend the afternoon tasting more local produce direct from the makers. With fresh fruit farms, world-class local sheep’s whey gin and vodka, wineries and cider houses. There’s something for everyone in the Huon Valley.
Relax with the scenic drive back to the city with options for de-tours via farming country with a chance to see native wildlife before arriving back to your accommodation by 5 pm.
Tour Highlights & Inclusions
– Expert Localing host
– Morning tea
– Activity expenses and park fees
– Wine and produce tastings
– Farmgate visits
– Insightful, vivid storytelling
– Stunning country and coastal views
– Guided nature walks
$1660A for up to 2 guests (excludes lunch)
$240A for each additional guest (up to 6 in total)
Children under 5 travel free
+$400A during Public holidays & peak season
Recommended Add-ons (allow for extra time)
Airport pick-up (1-4 pax) +$120A total
Café style lunch +$80A p. p.
Gourmet lunch +$120A p. p.
VIP Fat Pig in Private +$8000A total
Huon river kayak +$260A p. p.
Raptor Refuge Exclusive Eagle Experience +$460A p. p.