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Travelmarvel

Tasman Discovery

Launceston Return

Trip Code: TX9LL
9 Days
16 Meals
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  • Map & Itinerary
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Trip Inclusions

  • 8 nights of premium accommodation
  • Services of a Travelmarvel Tour Director and Driver
  • Premium air-conditioned coach travel
  • Includes 16 meals - Enjoy 8 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch and 7 Dinners
  • Special Welcome Dinner
  • All sightseeing, cruises, tours and entrance fees as specified
  • Airport transfers and porterage

Travel & Accommodation

Beer being served at the James Boags brewery

Special Welcome Dinner

Enjoy canapes and a Welcome Drink at James Boag's Brewery in Launceston before a special Welcome Dinner at your hotel.

Looking out from the shore of Cradle Mountain up at the surrounding mountain ranges

Be Immersed in Nature

Stay at the heart of some of Tasmania's most stunning scenery, at the Cradle Mountain Hotel.

Ocean meeting the cliffs of Sleepy Bay Tasmania

Discover Natural Wonder

Travel into Freycinet National Park and learn more about its flora and fauna as you walk with a naturalist guide.

Map & Itinerary

Trip Notes

  • Itinerary and inclusions subject to change
  • Price is for land only. Flights not included
Tasmania Map TX9LL 2019/20
Launceston Return

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Insider Experience

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Insider Experience

Visit the gold mining town of Beaconsfield, and take a guided tour of the Mine and Heritage Centre.

Insider Experience

Enjoy canapés and a Welcome Drink at the James Boag’s Brewery.


On arrival, you’ll transfer to your hotel In Launceston. Enjoy a picturesque journey following the Tamar River and spend the rest of the day enjoying a selection of Insider Experiences before a Welcome Dinner at your hotel.

Stay: Launceston, Hotel Grand Chancellor

Daily :
  • Dinner

Insider Experience

At Bridestowe Lavender Estate, enjoy a guided tour of the distillery and sample the unique lavender-inspired fare.


Drive through northern Tasmania's wine-producing area. Traverse Weldborough Pass and stop at East Coast Natureworld to meet a Tasmanian devil before continuing to the seaside town of Bicheno, where you may like to see the fairy penguins.

Stay: Beachfront Bicheno

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Insider Experience

Travel into Freycinet National Park to enjoy a walk with a naturalist guide. Explore the park and take in the stunning surrounds.


Enjoy a special Insider Experience this morning. Discover the historic heart of Tasmania in Richmond, home to the Richmond Bridge. On the way to Port Arthur, see how nature and time have created spectacular rock formations such as the Tessellated Pavement and Tasman Arch.

Stay: Port Arthur Motor Inn

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Insider Experience

Embark on a guided tour of the Port Arthur Historic Site, once Australia’s most notorious convict prison.

Insider Experience

Enjoy a delicious dinner overlooking the waterfront at Customs House Restaurant.


Join a cruise around the Isle of the Dead and hear haunting stories about the convicts buried there. Later, travel to Hobart and tonight, you’ll enjoy an exciting Insider Experience.

Stay: Two Nights: Hobart, RACV/RACT Hobart Apartment Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

A fantastic array of art, handicrafts, food and oddities awaits you today at the Salamanca Market. Housing over 300 stalls, the market has an array of goods on offer. From tantalising Tasmanian gin to hand-crafted jewellery, you’re sure to find some whimsical souvenirs to take home. Alternatively, you might like to take a thrilling cruise along the rugged Bruny Island coastline.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Follow the Derwent River through the New Norfolk region to Mt Field National Park. Stop for a short walk through a peaceful forest to the beautiful Russell Falls. Then enter World Heritage-listed Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park and stop on the shores of Lake St Clair before continuing on to Strahan. This evening, you’ll indulge in a buffet dinner overlooking Macquarie Harbour.

Stay: Strahan Village Hilltop

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Insider Experience

Board the brand-new Spirit of the Wild ship for a cruise down the beautiful Gordon River into the remote Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park and on to Sarah Island. Here, you’ll enjoy a guided tour of the former penal colony.

Insider Experience

Stay amid nature at Cradle Mountain Hotel.


Enjoy an exciting Insider Experience before continuing on to Cradle Mountain.

Stay: Cradle Mountain Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Insider Experience

Enjoy a three-course dinner featuring seasonal produce during your relaxing stay at the charming Tall Timbers Hotel.


Set out on a tour of the remarkable Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park and visit Waldheim Chalet. Stop on the shores of Dove Lake to admire the breathtaking view of Cradle Mountain. Later, travel via Sheffield to the fishing village of Stanley and see The Nut before continuing on to Smithton.

Stay: Smithton, Tall Timbers Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Insider Experience

Sample some of Tasmania’s finest chocolate delights during a special tour at the House of Anvers.


After an Insider Experience, your holiday comes to an end with a transfer to the airport.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

My mom had the time of her life. She came back and since then hasn't stopped talking about her fabulous time in Tasmania and each day we are looking at a different set of photos she took.

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