5 Days East Coast Highlights

5 Days East Coast Highlights

Experience the best of Tasmania's east coast on a Five day Best Buy getaway sweetest holiday. Experience the sweetest holiday around Tassie's east coast. Discover Bridestowe Lavender Estate's famous lavender ice cream. Embark on a spectacular guided walk in Freycinet National Park and step back in time at Port Arthur Historic Site, cruising to the Isle of the Dead.

Tour Highlights

  • Take a step back in time at Port Arthur Historic Sight
  • and learn about one of Australiaís famous penal colonies with a local guide
  • Bridestowe Lavender Farm
  • Indulge at a Farewell Dinner overlooking Hobartís waterfront
  • Experienced Travel Director and Driver Guide

Tour Info

Code AK-FLHH
Style
  • Short Break
Duration 5 Days
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Note

Single upgrade is available on request from $1470 (PP)

Vehicle Luxury Coach
Suitability Open Age
Start Launceston @ 03.00 pm
Finish Hobart @ 10.00 am

Welcome to Tasmania! Tonight you will meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a welcome drink at your hotel.

Hotel: Best Western Plus Launceston

Bridestowe Lavender Estate is your first stop today. Bridestowe has been growing lavender since 1922 when a London perfumer planted lavender seeds from the French Alps on his family estate which he named after his wife's birthplace in England. Try some of Bridestowe's lavender products and treat yourself to their famous lavender ice-cream! Later make a stop at the Legerwood Carved Memorial Trees, planted in honour of fallen WWI soldiers. After your lunch time stop at St Helens, follow the picturesque East Coast south to Bicheno. This evening you may like to take an optional tour to see Bicheno's wild penguin colony as they emerge from the ocean for the night, or even take a tour to see Tassie Devils.

Hotel: Best Western Beachfront at Bicheno

Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Get your camera ready for the spectacular and breathtaking - Freycinet National Park. You'll take a walk that will unveil astonishing views across brilliant blue water, forest and golden beach. Cape Tourville Lookout is magic! Travel through Swansea and Orford, then chart a course for Hobart.

Hotel: Wrest Point, Hobart,

Included Meals: Breakfast.

Explore Port Arthur Historic Site today. Cross Eaglehawk Neck to the Tasman Peninsula and enjoy a cruise around the Isle of the Dead and a fascinating guided walk of Port Arthur's infamous convict prison. You'll have time to wander the site at your leisure before you leave. See rugged sea cliffs from Pirate's Bay Lookout, and feast your eyes on the amazing vistas of Tasman's Arch, Devil's Kitchen and the Blowhole on the drive back to Hobart. This evening celebrate your holiday with your fellow travellers at a Farewell Dinner at one of Hobart's favourite restaurants.

Hotel: Wrest Point, Hobart, 2 nights

Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Your holiday concludes this morning after breakfast. You will be transferred to Hobart Airport for your onward flight.

Included Meals: Breakfast

INCLUSIONS

 

  • Experienced Travel Director and Driver Guide
  • Comfortable accommodation
  • Travel by luxury coach
  • Airport transfers (see flight information below)

DINNING

  • Full buffet breakfasts (4)
  • Dinner (1)
  • Farewell dinner (1)

 

Transportation

  • Tour by luxury air-conditioned coach with 2-door access, restroom, seatbelts, reclining seats, panoramic windows
  • Professionally Guided Tour with an experienced, professional Tour Director and Tour Driver

Accommodation

  • Twin share rooms with private facilities in comfortable hotels

Flight Information

Any flights referred to in the itinerary are at the client’s expense and are not included in the land content price.

  • Day 1Flights to arrive prior to 3.00pm into Launceston Airport
  • Day 5Flights to depart anytime  from Hobart Airport

What to Bring

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Sunglasses, sunscreen and hat
  • Water bottle
  • Camera
  • Jacket in cooler months

Note

  • This itinerary is valid from 1 September 2017.
  • Please Note: Itinerary, departure dates & prices may be subject to change.
  • Twin share accommodation - Two people sharing a room, one of whom must be 18 years and over. All prices are per person, land only.
  • Single traveler must be accommodated in a single supplement. 
  • A person 16 years and over (note a person 16–17 years must be accompanied by a person 18 years and over).
  • A child must be accompanied by a person 18 years+. Prices vary according to tour type:Guided Holidays: 5-15 years Some tours have min. age requirement