Tasmanian Highlights – Multi-Day / Self-Drive (ex. Hobart)

Duration: 3+ days
No. of Guests: 1-6

For the time-poor keen to experience Tasmania’s highlights in a high impact three-day itinerary. Taste local wine, oysters and fresh produce and explore historic Richmond. Enjoy short hikes, coastal views and native wildlife in Freycinet and Cradle Mountain and stay in some of the country’s best boutique accommodation.

Suggested but highly flexible itinerary:

Whether you’ve chosen a self-drive or escorted adventure, you will be met at your hotel by your expert Localing host for a 9 am start. On escorted tours, the short drive across the Derwent provides a little time to get to know your host and to share with them a few interests to help personalise your experience.

For self-drivers, your premium rental vehicle and GPS will be delivered to your hotel together with your detailed and personalised itinerary. While not physically with you, your host is available throughout your adventure to offer support and suggestions to help you get the most from your experience.

Take in the charming surrounds of historic Richmond, the perfect place for morning tea and scones. The region has a number of excellent wineries and distilleries where optional tastings and tours are available.

Continue up to the stunning east coast of Tasmania, known for endless white-sand beaches, exceptional oysters, restaurants, walking trails and more wine and regional produce. Arrive into Freycinet early to leave the afternoon spare for a hike up the mountain for some breathtaking sunset views across Coles Bay.

Spend the night in one of the regions beautiful accommodation options (Freycinet or Swansea). Your host will be available to help with dinner arrangements if required.

Choose from a delicious cafe style lunch nestled among rolling hills and sprawling vineyards or some farm-to-plate dining at an iconic local vineyard.

Wake up early for a beach walk, arrange a pre-breakfast surf lesson, ATV experience or do some climbing and abseiling at the incredible ‘White Water Wall’.

Depart for Cradle Mountain in the early afternoon, skirting mountains and quiet regional towns, stopping for a casual lunch in one of the regions wonderful cafes, bakeries or provedores.

Check into your accommodation in Cradle Mountain for an on-site dinner and quiet evening playing board games, chatting with other travellers or reading by the fire.

Start the day right with an early breakfast. If you’re keen on a high-adrenaline option, a guided canyoning experience is an excellent alternative to the regions beautiful hiking trails.

However you explore it, the nature and wilderness of this world-famous national park are spectacularly beautiful and teeming with wildlife. A picnic lunch is normally best out here.

Head off in the afternoon for the scenic drive south to Hobart returning by 8 pm (start and finish times can be varied to suit your needs).

Escorted Multi-Day Tour Highlights / Inclusions:
– Expert Localing host
– Premium private touring vehicle
– Locally bottled spring water and Tasmanian treats
– Standard admissions, taxes and park fees
– Delicious morning and afternoon teas
– Stunning coastal views by car or foot
– Wine tasting and cellar door experiences
– Fascinating stories and unique insights
– Exclusive access at farms, vineyards and local sites
– Meet interesting Tasmanian locals

Excludes guest accommodation and meals
$4500A for up to 2 guests
$400A for each additional guest (up to 6 total)
Children under 5 free
+$500A during Public holidays & peak season

Recommended Add-ons (allow for extra time)
Extra day/s   +$1500A p. d.
Cafe lunches (x3)   +$240A p. p.
Gourmet lunches (x3)   +$360A p. p.
Cradle Mt. Canyoning (shared, 2+)   +$400A p. p.
Private Freycinet 45-min charter flight (2+)   +$400A p. p.


Self-Drive Tour Highlights / Inclusions:
– A personalised, and expert curated itinerary
– Comprehensive, step-by-step route guidance
– Premium vehicle rental with GPS
– Comprehensive insurance with $0 excess
– Locally bottled spring water and Tasmanian treats
– 24-hour, in-destination support and concierge service
– Stunning coastal views by car and foot
– Unique tales and local insight
– Exclusive access at farms, vineyards and local sites
– Meet interesting Tasmanian locals

Excludes guest accommodation, meals and activities

$1600A for up to 4 guests (SUV)
$2000A for 5 – 7 guests (Van)
Additional day/s +$300A p. d.
Child’s seat +$60A p. d.

Unique Enrichments (by arrangement)
Private half-day ATV experience
Private canyoning experience
Private climbing/abseiling
Scenic helicopter flights at Cradle and/or Freycinet

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