Tour description provided by Viator

Awaken your senses to the magnificent splendour that is Cradle Mountain - Lake St Clair National Park on this full-day tour from Launceston.

Go deep into the pristine Tasmanian forest and experience the solitary wilderness of waterfalls, glacial lakes, rainforest, wildlife and unsurpassed beauty of this World Heritage listed National Park. Discover many walks throughout the rainforest - catch your breath as you first glimpse the craggy outcrop of majestic Cradle Mountain towering above sparkling Dove Lake plateau.

Highlights

Travel through green pastures South West of Launceston

The mountains of the Great Western Tiers guide you towards Cradle Mountain National Park

Pass quaint and historical towns of Carrick, Hagley and Westbury

Scenic town of Deloraine - hub between Launceston and Devonport

Travel further inland passing Australian Blue Gum and pine plantations

Tour Sheffield - the town of murals

Traverse through dense forest and mountainous terrain

Cross the beautiful Cethana Dam made to support hydro scheme

Look for wombats, potaroos and wallabies in Cradle Mountain National Park

Stop at Cradle Village Cafe for lunch (own expense)

Visit the Cradle Mountain Visitor Centre for an appreciation of the Cradle Mountain National Park

Take a short stroll along the Enchanted Forest Walk viewing pencil pine, lush forest and a spectacular waterfall

Stand in awe as you take in the powerful and majestic Cradle Mountain reigning over the picturesque Dove Lake

Take a short walk around Dove Lake taking in the views of Cradle Mountain (weather permitting)

Visit Waldheim Chalet (the forest home) of Gustav Weindorfers

Stop at Ashgrove Cheese Farm for some famous Tasmanian cheese

Learn how cheese is made and sample the numerous varieties of cheese made on the premises.