7 Day Wild West Coast Self Drive Package

7 days - Self Drive Package
DAY 1: Explore Launceston

Arrive Launceston Airport. Pickup rental car at airport. Drive into Launceston, visit Cataract Gorge and Launceston City.

Premium Accommodation: Launceston – Penny Royal Hotel or similar
Luxury Accommodation: Launceston – Mantra Charles or similar

Day 2

Drive to Tamar Valley West Bank, visit Platypus House. Drive from Exeter to Sheffield and Ashgrove Cheese Outlet. Continue on to Cradle Mountain.

Standard Accommodation: Cradle Mountain Hotel or similar
Standard Accommodation: Cradle Mountain Lodge – Breakfast included or similar

Day 3

Morning walks at Cradle Mountain and Dove Lake. Afternoon drive west to the Murchison Highway and down to Strahan on the west coast.

Standard Accommodation: Strahan – Strahan Village Cottage or similar
Superior Accommodation: Strahan – Ormiston House or similar

Day 4

Enjoy the stunning Gordon River Cruise* – lunch Included.

In the afternoon explore Strahan’s foreshore walks and visit the Ocean Beach.

Standard Accommodation: Strahan – Strahan Village Cottage or similar
Superior Accommodation: Strahan – Ormiston House or similar

*Note: Superior Package will include Captain’s Upper Deck (VIP) on the Gordon River Cruise. All alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages included with lunch.

Day 5

Drive to Hobart via Queenstown and Derwent Bridge. Visit “The Wall in the Wilderness” at Derwent Bridge. Stop off at Tarraleah Hydro station on the way to Hobart.

Standard Accommodation: Hobart – Old Woolstore or similar
Superior Accommodation: Hobart – Henry Jones Art Hotel or similar

Day 6

Take in the Tasman Peninsula with its dramatic coastal cliffs and ocean views. Drive on to Port Arthur to see the re-enactment of convict life and the real story of the convicts. Entry, guided tour & boat excursion included.

Standard Accommodation: Hobart – Old Woolstore or similar or similar
Superior Accommodation: Hobart – Henry Jones Art Hotel or similar

Day 7

Drive up Mt. Wellington for views over all of southern Tasmania before heading for the Hobart Airport. Drop Car Hobart Airport. Depart Hobart Airport.