Freycinet Escape


Explore a peninsula of pink granite mountains, pure white beaches and azure bays in Freycinet National Park.

Members from: $2,935 P.P Twin ShareNon-members from: $2,995 P.P Twin Share

  • Type

    Escorted Touring

  • Destination

    Australia

  • Supplier

    APT

  • Booking Code

    RTLH6

  • Departs

    3 October 2022

    17 October 2022

    31 October 2022

    14 November 2022

    28 November 2022


Includes


  • Experiences in 8 destinations

  • 5 nights hand-picked accommodation

  • Visit the Bridestowe Lavender Estate and sample unique lavender-infused fare

  • Explore the fascinating Port Arthur Historic Site on a guided tour

  • Finest dining - a total of 9 meals

  • Services of an APT Tour Director and Driver

  • Admire the stunning coastal scenery at Freycinet National Park

  • Walk through Hobart’s famous Salamanca Market


Itinerary


Day 1 Arrive Launceston

Arrive in Launceston, where we’ll meet you and transfer you to your hotel. Packed with a plethora of old country charm, delicious food and wine, as well as elegant Colonial and Victorian architecture, Launceston has one of the best –preserved early cityscapes in Australia. After checking in, you’ll be given the chance to explore this beautiful city on a late afternoon guided tour, before dinner tonight.



Stay: Launceston, Peppers Silo Hotel



Daily :

Dinner

Day 2 Launceston, Bridestowe Lavender Estate, Freycinet
National Park

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Today you'll travel through the scenic wine-producing areas of northern Tasmania en route to the Bridestowe Lavender Estate. Here, take a tour of the distillery and sample unique lavender-infused fare.



After visiting Bridestowe Lavender Estate, traverse Weldborough Pass and admire the views of forested hills and farmland. This evening, enjoy time at leisure.



Stay: Two Nights, Freycinet National Park, Freycinet Lodge



Daily :

Breakfast Dinner

Day 3 Freycinet National Park

After breakfast this morning, you'll enjoy a guided walking tour along Cape Tourville, admiring the stunning coastal scenery. Tonight, savour a gourmet BBQ that showcases the finest regional produce, with views overlooking Coles Bay (weather permitting).



Daily :

Breakfast Dinner

Day 4 Freycinet National Park, Ross, Richmond, Hobart

Visit the historic towns of Ross and Richmond on your way to Hobart. Later, arrive in Tasmania’s capital for a guided discovery which takes you through the city’s Botanical Gardens and heritage district of Battery Point.



Stay: Two Nights, Hobart, Hotel Grand Chancellor



Daily :

Breakfast

Day 5 Hobart, Port Arthur

Today, explore the Port Arthur Historic Site, Australia’s most intact, evocative and notorious convict prison, on a guided tour. See the famous sandstone Penitentiary then visit the Convict Church and Separate Prison. You'll then step aboard a cruise around the Isle of the Dead and hear haunting stories about the convicts who were transported here from across the world and eventually buried at Port Arthur. Afterwards, visit the Tasmanian Devil ‘Unzoo’ and learn about their efforts to preserve the unique wildlife of Tasmania. This evening, enjoy a farewell dinner at Mures Upper Deck.



Daily :

Breakfast Dinner

Day 6 Depart Hobart

This morning, walk the Salamanca Market and peruse the treasures of Tasmania at more than 300 stalls. Wander through the array of goods from hand-crafted jewellery and carved wooden trinkets to tantalising Tasmanian gin. Afterwards, bid a fond farewell to the Apple Isle. We say goodbye before we transfer you to the airport for your flight.



Daily :

Breakfast


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