Tasmanian 8 Day Fly / Drive

Tasmanian 8 Day Fly / Drive

Departure Dates:

Departs Daily until November 2017
Tour Code: TAS05

Create your own Adventure. Drive yourself around Tasmania to discover all the wonders of the Apple Isle

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Must See Holiday Highlights

  • Launceston & Cataract Gorge
  • Freycinet Peninsula and Wineglass Bay
  • Spectacular Russel Falls
  • Eaglehawk Neck
  • Port Arthur Historic Site
  • Historic Richmond
  • Hobart
  • Tahune Tree top walk
  • Mount Field National Park
  • Gordon River
  • Wilderness Railway
  • Cradle Mountain
  • The Nut
  • Sheffield, town of murals

Holiday Inclusions

  • 7 nights accommodation
  • 8 days fully inclusive car hire automatic hatch with unlimited Kilometers* Upgrades to larger vehicles are available.
  • National Parks pass
  • Touring Maps of Tasmania

*Package rate is based on small automatic vehicle. Car hire rates include airport surcharges, daily registration recovery fees and administration fees, excess reduction and unlimited kilometres. Please ask your Australian Holiday Specialist about full terms and conditions of hire.

Innkeepers Discovery Inns

Clean, comfortable accommodation that won’t break your budget. All rooms feature ensuites, tea & coffee making facilities, and many properties have recreational options such as swimming pools, spas, saunas and games room.

Locations: Hobart (Howrah), Launceston, Devonport, Queenstown, Sheffield, Swansea, Tullah, Port Arthur, Kingston, Stanley, Port Huon, Tarraleah and Strahan

8 day package* cost per person,
twin share

Twin Share

1 September to 21 December 2016 from $762pp, plus airfares
22 December 2016 to 16 January 2017 from $874pp, plus airfares
17 January to 31 March 2017 from $804pp, plus airfares
1 April to 30 April 2017 from $734pp, plus airfares
1 May to 31 August 2017 from $702pp, plus airfares
1 September to 21 December 2017 from $769pp, plus airfares

*Twin share cost per person excluding return airfares.

Tas Villas Family Style self-contained Accommodation

Providing fully self-contained accommodation from country style holiday villages to city apartments and coastal retreats to family resorts. Many have additional recreation facilities and restaurants. Great rates on 2 bedroom apartments available.

Locations:Hobart, Nubeena (near Port Arthur),Launceston, Orford, Penguin, Arthur River, Mount Roland (near Cradle Mountain) and Strahan

8 day package* cost per person,
twin share

Twin Share

1 September to 21 December 2016 from $713pp, plus airfares
22 December 2016 to 16 January 2017 from $825pp, plus airfares
17 January to 31 March 2017 from $755pp, plus airfares
1 April to 31 May 2017 from $727pp, plus airfares
1 June to 31 August 2017 from $664pp, plus airfares
1 September to 21 December 2017 from $727pp, plus airfares

*Twin share cost per person excluding return airfares.

Best available return airfares including checked baggage* To Launceston To Hobart
Adelaide from $465pp $485pp
Brisbane from $475pp $505pp
Canberra from $520pp $550pp
Gold Coast from $500pp $515pp
Melbourne from $270pp $295pp
Perth from $775pp $800pp
Sydney from $390pp $410pp

*The fares shown in this package price are based on the best available instant purchase air fares at the time of print and are subject to change without notice and are also subject to availability. No guarantee can be given by Aussie Getaways that these fares will be available on any specified day and we will always offer the cheapest fare available for your nominated days of travel. Please use the airfares quoted as a guide only and ask your travel consultant for more details.

Suggested Tour Itinerary

8 DAY / 7 NIGHT

This is a suggested Itinerary.

This Package can start in Hobart and work around the Island is a similar fashion.

Day 1 : Home to Launceston
Fly into Launceston from your home port and then wander through the Cataract Gorge or visit enchanting historic estates. Take a drive along the Tamar River, explore natural reserves or just relax . Days are yours to enjoy.
Overnight Suggestion: Launceston

Days 2 East Coast
The drive from the north to the East Coast is particularly scenic with many good vineyard stops along the way. Enjoy the coast’s long white secluded beaches where you can walk for hours and not see another soul. Freycinet Peninsula is an area not to be missed. A walk to Wineglass Bay provides breathtaking views beyond The Hazards, perfect for a picnic lunch.
Overnight Suggestions: Swansea

Days 3 & 4: Hobart and Southern Tasmania
Wander through the historic village of Richmond, calling into many of the art and craft galleries, antique or bric-a-brac shops. Travel into the city of Hobart where fine restaurants, theatres and river cruises can be enjoyed or just soak up the atmosphere at any number of outdoor cafes in Salamanca Place.
Overnight Suggestions: Hobart, Port Arthur

Days 5 & 6: West Coast
Experience a little of Tasmania’s wilderness in this beautiful part of the State. There are a number of ways to explore this region: river cruise and scenic flight. Take a full day cruise on the mighty Gordon River and discover the charm and history of beautiful Strahan.
Overnight Suggestions: Strahan, Tullah

Days 7: North-West Coast
One of the most beautiful parts of the State where rolling hills meet sparkling blue sea, its rich lands remaining unspoiled.
Overnight Suggestions: Sheffield, Devonport or Stanley

Day 8: North-West Coast to home
Make your way to Launceston airport to drop off your car and for your flight home.

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