Welcome to Launceston
Tasmania’s second city has forever been locked in rivalry with big-smoke Hobart to the south. Launcestonians argue their architecture is more elegant, their parks more beautiful, their surrounding hills more verdant – and even their food scene just downright zestier. And on many of these points it’s hard to argue... Read More
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4-Day Tasmania East Coast Tour from Launceston
Discover Tasmania’s east coast on a 4-day tour that takes you from Launceston to Freycinet National Park and Port Arthur, before exploring the capital city of Hobart. Along the way, stop at a famously beautiful beach at Wineglass Bay, visit classic colonial towns, meet Tasmanian devils and tour the World Heritage-listed Port Arthur Historic Site, where you can join an optional Ghost Tour. Relax in comfortable accommodations with breakfasts included and enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 20 people.
3-Day Tasmania Combo: Launceston to Hobart Active Tour Including Cradle Mountain, Freycinet National Park and Port Arthur
See the big 3 highlights of Tasmania in just 3 days! This combination allows you to see the very best of Tasmania in 3 action packed days. Experience all the best highlights, short walks, wildlife, world famous destinations and a few very special off the beaten track stops too! Book your own accommodation of choice to suit your budget and style.
5-Day Tasmania East Coast Camping Tour: Launceston to Hobart Including Wineglass Bay, the Freycinet Peninsula and the Bay of Fires
Over 5 days experience the amazing variety of Tasmania exploring the scenic, sunny east coast. Visit the must see places including Wineglass Bay, the Freycinet Peninsula and the Bay of Fires as well some local secrets along the way. You'll camp in comfortable canvas tents, there are some amazing walks included and there are plenty of opportunities for close encounters with the wildlife.
3-Day Tasmanian East Coast Hiking and Camping Tour from Launceston Including Freycinet National Park
This 3-day tour offers a unique mix of Tasmania's best day hikes with luxury camping in fantastic locations. Rounded off with good food around a campfire, this is the best Tasmanian tour to explore the sunny east coast.
Overnight Cradle Mountain Walking and Camping Experience from Launceston
Want to discover the best of the famous Cradle Mountain? Over 2-days, this small group tour will explore the park by foot with an option for many other activities such a canoeing on the lake or canyoning the spectacular rivers in the park, or simply watching the wildlife. To complete the experience, camp in comfortable canvas tents at a nearby property where you can enjoy a camp fire in the evening, cook a hearty meal and get ready for more adventure and exploring the next day.