10-Day South Island Tour

10 days - Sightseeing Tour Package
Day 1 - Arrive in Hobart, Tasmania

Arrive in Hobart and pick up your rental vehicle and drive into Hobart to explore its historic Salamanca Place and Battery Point precincts.

Visit the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) via the Posh Pit ferry for a luxurious and unique way to experience one of Tasmania’s most iconic cultural attractions. Spend the evening at leisure, soaking in the charming atmosphere of Hobart’s waterfront and sampling fresh seafood at one of its renowned restaurants.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Hobart

Transport: Choose from Self Drive Car Hire or upgrade to a Group Bus Tour or Private Guide

Included Experience: Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) Entry with return Posh Pit Ferry ticket

Day 2 - Journey to the Tasman Peninsula

If it’s a Saturday, start your day browsing the vibrant stalls of Salamanca Market, offering local produce and crafts. Then, journey to Richmond, known for its colonial architecture and charming cafes. Next, head to Eaglehawk Neck for a coastal walk and visit Port Arthur Historic Site, a UNESCO World Heritage-listed former penal colony.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Port Arthur

Included Experience: Port Arthur Historic Site Tour

Day 3 - Head over to the Freycinet Peninsula

Embark on an exhilarating Tasman Island Wilderness Cruise, where you’ll explore rugged coastal landscapes and encounter native wildlife along the way. Afterward, drive north along Tasmania’s stunning east coast to Freycinet National Park, home to the iconic Wineglass Bay. There, enjoy a leisurely walk to the Wineglass Bay Lookout, where breathtaking views of the pristine bay and surrounding wilderness await to captivate your senses.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Bicheno

Included Experience: Tasman Island Wilderness Cruise

 

Day 4 - Explore Wineglass Bay and Cradle Mountain

Indulge in a scenic cruise to Wineglass Bay, complete with onboard lunch. Following this, proceed on your journey to Cradle Mountain, making a pit stop at a local honey factory for delightful tastings along the way. If time allows, we highly recommend taking optional walks amidst ancient rainforests and alpine landscapes. Finally, unwind and settle into your accommodation near Cradle Mountain

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Cradle Mountain

Included Experience: Wineglass Bay Cruise

 

Day 5 - Traverse to Tamar Valley then Launceston

Leave Cradle Mountain and drive to the scenic Tamar Valley, known for its vineyards and farmland. Stop for cheese and wine tastings along the way before reaching Launceston, Tasmania’s second-largest city, where you can explore its streets and riverside areas in the evening.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Launceston

Day 6 - Fly in to Kangaroo Island via Adelaide

In the early morning, take a leisurely exploration of the breathtaking Cataract Gorge in Launceston, immersing yourself in its picturesque beauty. Later, head to the airport for your flight to Adelaide. Upon arrival, transfer to Kangaroo Island by air, where you’ll be greeted by mesmerizing coastal vistas and an abundance of unique wildlife. Check into your accommodation and seize the opportunity to embark on an evening wallaby walk, witnessing these fascinating marsupials in their natural habitat as you soak in the tranquility of the island’s surroundings.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Kangaroo Island

Day 7 - Explore Kangaroo Island

Experience Kangaroo Island’s rugged beauty on a thrilling 4-wheel drive adventure tour, discovering hidden gems and stunning coastal vistas. Enjoy a bush BBQ lunch amidst towering cliffs and pristine beaches, encountering native wildlife like kangaroos, koalas, and sea lions along the way.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Kangaroo Island

Included Experience: 4-wheel Drive Kangaroo Island Tour

Day 8 - Head back to Adelaide

After bidding farewell to the stunning landscapes of Kangaroo Island, return to Adelaide and spend the afternoon exploring the city’s vibrant offerings. Embark on a scenic drive through the picturesque Adelaide Hills, with a stop at Mount Lofty Summit to soak in panoramic views of the city skyline. Continue your journey to the delightful German village of Hahndorf, where you’ll indulge in a delicious lunch at a local eatery and wander through its charming streets adorned with boutique shops and galleries, immersing yourself in its rich heritage and culture.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Adelaide

Included Experience: Adelaide City Tour with Hahndorf and Mount Lofty

 

Day 9 - Visit Barossa Valley

Begin a full-day exploration of the prestigious Barossa Valley, an esteemed wine region renowned worldwide. Visit boutique wineries and cellar doors, sampling a variety of world-class wines and learning about the region’s rich viticultural history. Indulge in gourmet food experiences, from cheese platters to artisanal chocolates, as you soak in the beauty of the Barossa Valley’s rolling vineyards and picturesque landscapes.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Adelaide

Included Experience: Barossa Valley Winery Tour

Day 10 - Depart Adelaide

Conclude your Australian adventure by transferring to Adelaide Airport for your onward flight home, bidding farewell to the enchanting land Down Under.