9-Day Tassie & Melbourne

9 days - Sightseeing Tour Package
Day 1 - Arrive in Melbourne

Arrive in Melbourne and transfer to your hotel. Spend the afternoon exploring the vibrant Southbank area along the picturesque Yarra River. Take a leisurely stroll through the tranquil Fitzroy Gardens, admiring the lush greenery and historic landmarks. In the evening, immerse yourself in Melbourne’s renowned dining scene, sampling delicious cuisine from around the world.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Melbourne

Day 2 - Explore Melbourne and surrounds

This day kicks off with a captivating walking tour of Melbourne’s hidden treasures, delving into its charming laneways, lively arcades, and iconic landmarks. Dive into the vibrant atmosphere of the historic Queen Victoria Market, where stalls brim with fresh produce, artisanal crafts, and local delights. Later, embark on a private excursion to Phillip Island, where you’ll have the opportunity to visit the Koala Conservation Centre, observing these iconic creatures in their natural habitat. As the day draws to a close, prepare for a truly magical experience as you witness the enchanting Fairy Penguin Parade against the backdrop of a stunning sunset.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Melbourne

Included Experience: Walking Tour around Melbourne, Phillip Island Private Tour


Day 3 - Visit the Yarra Valley

Set off on a full-day excursion to Yarra Valley, where breathtaking scenery and culinary pleasures beckon. Encounter Australia’s native wildlife up close at Healesville Sanctuary, where kangaroos, koalas, and platypuses await observation. Later in the day, immerse yourself in wine tasting at prestigious wineries, followed by indulging in Melbourne’s diverse gourmet cuisine offerings.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Melbourne

Included Experience: Yarra Valley Winery Tour

Day 4 - Fly in to Hobart, Tasmania

Depart from your Melbourne hotel and head to the airport for your flight to Hobart, Tasmania’s capital city. Upon arrival, 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 5 - 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 Entry

Day 6 - Head over to the Freycinet Peninsula

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


Day 7 - 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 8 - 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 9 - Depart Launceston

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