Mt Field National Park and Derwent Valley Full Day Tour From Hobart

Day Trips & Excursions in Australia

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The Derwent Valley. An incredible journey from Hobart. Explore wild forests, attractive waterfalls, tall trees, tranquil rivers and much more. Tasmania's oldest National Park, Mt. Field, a favorite in winter, the water flow is amazing.
• As we leave Hobart and follow the Derwent River into the beautiful Derwent Valley keep a look out for native birds along the shores of the river before arriving at New Norfolk - the heart of this valley of tiny towns and agriculture • Pass through the hop fields of Bushy Park  • Arriving at Mt Field National Park start with an easy walk through a canopy of rainforest and fern glades to view crystal clear waters and the spectacle of Russell Falls • Soak up the serenity and atmosphere of majestic tall tree ferns providing a canopy for a delightful walk alongside a forest stream • Visit the Tall Tree's, some of the largest in the world!  • Lunch (at your own expense) can be enjoyed in the park.  • Depending on weather we will make our way to the alpine region of the park to experience glacial lakes and the snow fields.  • Return to Hobart alongside the Derwent River.  • There may be an opportunity to purchase fresh produce from roadside stalls (seasonal)Highlights: Russell Falls, Derwent River, Wilderness World Heritage AreaAdditional Info: Pick up from Hobart Travel and Information Centre or Hotel by arrangement. Lunch can be purchased on the day from a variety of places or pre-packed to have along the way. Produce tastings subject to seasonality. 

What’s included

  • National Park fees
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Driver/guide
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Transport by private vehicle

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off