Discover the untamed beauty on a Tasmania tours for seniors taking in the World Heritage Cradle Mountain National Park and the Salamanca markets in Hobart. Join likeminded seniors as your Tasmania tour spends 9 days ticking off the "must see" places when doing a tour of Tasmania. With expert guides and some of the best accommodation in Tasmania this seniors tour will give you memories forever.
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|01 Sep 2015 - 31 May 2016|
|Twin Share||$ 3995|
|Child 5-14 Yrs||$ 3196|
|Prices are per Person in AUD$|
This tour departs from Hobart and finishes in Launceston
Day 1. Hobart, Freedom of Choice (D)
Your Tasmania tours for seniors starts with a transfer to your hotel. Tonight, choose where to dine. Included in your options are Restaurant Tasman, Drunken Admiral, The Henry Jones Art Hotel and Mures Upper Deck.
Accommodation: Hotel Grand Chancellor, Harbor View Rooms, Hobart, 2 nights
Day 2. Hobart, Salamanca Market, Freedom of Choice (B)
Today, your tour group will visit the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens before discovering the bustling Salamanca Market. Later, enjoy Freedom of Choice Sightseeing.
Accommodation: Hotel Grand Chancellor, Harbor View Rooms, Hobart
Day 3. Russell Falls, Lake St Clair, Strahan (B, D)
Travel to Mt Field National Park and admire Russell Falls (an easy walk for seniors). Then enter the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area to Lake St Clair. Afterwards, visit The Wall in the Wilderness before continuing to Queenstown then Strahan.
Accommodation: The Strahan Village, Strahan, 2 nights
Day 4. Gordon River Cruise, Freedom of Choice (B, L)
Join the Lady Jane Franklin II for a cruise along Gordon River. Explore the former penal colony of Sarah Island. Tonight, your tour group will choose from a range of dining options.
Accommodation: Strahan Village, Strahan
Day 5. Cradle Mountain, Dove Lake, Freedom of Choice (B, D)
Journey to Cradle Mountain and tour Dove Lake. This afternoon, choose from a range of activities. Perhaps indulge in a wine and cheese tasting, visit the Waldheim Alpine Spa, enjoy a guided walk (easy for seniors) through alpine scenery or take a Night Spotlight Tour in the Cradle Valley.
Accommodation: Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge
Day 6. Stanley, The Nut, The Tarkine, Smithton (B, D)
This morning your Tasmania tour for seniors will travel to the historic town of Stanley before being guided through the Tarkine. Tonight, tour guests will enjoy an exclusive Tasmanian Fare Dinner in Smithton.
Accommodation: Tall Timbers Hotel, Smithton
Day 7. Sheffield, House of Anvers, Woolmers Estate, National Rose Garden (B)
Today, visit the House of Anvers chocolate factory before continuing to the quaint town of Sheffield. Later, travel to historic Woolmers Estate to view its museum and explore the beautiful National Rose Garden of Tasmania.
Accommodation: Hotel Grand Chancellor, Launceston, 2 nights
Day 8. Ross, Launceston, Farewell Dinner and Drink (B, D)
Travel around the Great Lake before heading to the heritage township of Ross. View the beautifully carved historic bridge built by convicts and admire the collection of early 19th century buildings. On return to Launceston, enjoy a Farewell Dinner and Drink.
Accommodation: Hotel Grand Chancellor, Launceston
Day 9. Launceston, Cataract Gorge (B)
Take some time to explore Cataract Gorge, a unique natural rock formation, before your Tasmania tour for seniors concludes with an included airport transfer.
Flight Information & Complimentary airport transfers
Flight Information & Complimentary airport transfers
Extra Accommodation In Tasmania
For passengers requiring extra before tour accommodation at the Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart, a special rate of $350 per room per night is available.
For passengers requiring extra after tour accommodation at the Hotel Grand Chancellor Launceston, a special rate of $270 per room per night is available. Your extra accommodation prices also include complimentary buffet breakfast return airport transfers.
The 11 Day Tour to Tasmania includes the Ship costs one way.
No tours include a trip to Bruny Island, however many people add this on as a day trip from Hobart either before or are after their multi day tour.
Airfares to and from Tasmania at the start and finish of your tours are extra.
Yes - this is one of our most popular and busiest times
If you are doing a 4 day tour commencing on April 8th, the first day of the tour is and includes the 8th, plus 9th, plus 10th plus 11th and the tour ends on April 11.
Please refer to your specific tour and look in the "Trip Notes" information where it may state this: You need to arrive any time the day prior to Day 1. If this is the case we can organise airport pick up and pre tour accommodation on your behalf, this will be an extra cost.
Other tours start late in the day on Day 1 so you can arrive that morning which will avoid the extra nights accommodation cost.
Please refer to the "Trip Notes" information for your specific tour which will explain this further.
The pick up is at the "before tour accommodation" hotel listed in the TRIP NOTES tabs of the specific tour you are looking at.
No, this Tasmania accommodation will be an extra cost.
No, this accommodation will cost extra.
Due to our off season of winter, no Tasmania tours operate during the months of June, July or August. The season starts in September and ends in May each year.
Yes, Tasmania tours passengers range from children to adult who are 90 years of age.