Tour ID: 10051835
Bruny Island is not to be missed! Its wild natural beauty, amazing produce and wonderful wildlife are the reasons. Discover the island with a passionate born and breed local and then understand why he is sharing it with the world! This tour satisfies all your senses, the beauty of the place, listening to the sounds of nature, tasting the amazing fresh produce, smell the scents in the air and touch nature’s gifts.
Departing at 7am from Hobart, this tour is a full day of indulgence and wonder. Your day starts with a view of the scenic coastal landscape as you depart the bay as it is bathed in the golden light of morning. From Hobart, the Bruny Island Ferry from Kettering will take you on a 15-minute cruise to Bruny Island, where you will board the comfortable, air-conditioned mini-van that will be your transport for the day.
Your first stop is Adventure Island, where you will take in the views at Hummock Lookout, Truganini Memorial, and Adventure Bay lookout. Here you’ll stop for a delicious morning tea of locally grown fresh berries (Seasonal) - or pancakes, scones, ice-cream, or any one of hundreds of fresh berry options to suit your fancy.
After morning tea, you will make your way through the pure, untouched Mount Mangana Rainforest, where you will be awed by the majestic views of Cloudy Bay. Your next stop will be the private tour of Australia’s southernmost lighthouse, where you will see the inside and climb the stairs of to get a unique perspective of Bruny Island and take in the magnificent ocean views. Keep your eyes peeled for the humpback and southern right whales and their calves as they make their annual migration through the area.
At the Hotel Bruny, you will dine on Tasmanian and Island local produce as you indulge in a truly delightful feast of Bruny Island’s best.
Next, you’ll stop at the Bruny Island Cheese Company for a private cheese tasting. Also you can enjoy a range of fresh smoked salmon at a factory outlet (Open most days), and locally crafted wines if you so desire. You’ll learn how to shuck and eat fresh oysters from the sea at Get Shucked before taking a stroll on the breathtaking coastline of Bruny Island.
A private tour of Nutpatch Nougat Chocolates in Kettering is your last stop, where you will enjoy the finest handcrafted chocolates that Bruny Island has to offer and even learn how to make them at home. This is a full day of culinary and sightseeing delights. You won’t get back to Hobart until at least ten hours later, so pack one day bag and be sure to include your camera.
TTG Code: Top Nine Day Tours from Hobart
Full day tour " Bruny Island Safari" includes:
Lighthouse Tour - (Private tour for our group - no members of the public).
Gourmet Big Local Produce Lunch.
Stop at Local Cafes for Morning Tea (own expense).
Cellar door cheese tasting - (Private tasting for our group - no members of the public).
Fresh Oyster tasting.
Smoked products from the factory outlet (Most days).
Mind blowing Chocolate tasting experience - (Private tasting for our group - no members of the public).
Bruny Island Chocolate and Fudge tasting.
White Wallaby search.
National Parks and Ferry fares.
Cape Bruny Light House guided tour.
Adventure Bay Lookout and Penguin Colony.
Fresh fruit gourmet Ice-Cream stop and presentation (Oct - April) - (Private presentation just for our group)
Incredible scenery, historical places and much more........
*Morning Tea not included in price.
Morning tea, coffee and tea are available to purchase throughout the course of the tour.
7:00 AM Daily
Hobart, Kettering and Kingston
Tours depart Hobart CBD between 7am and 7.30am. Please be at your pickup location 5 mins before and on some days our drivers may get held up due to traffic conditions. Its advised that you stand outside of your accomodation and not wait inside unless its raining. Hotel and Hostel pick ups within Hobart CBD and other locations advised upon time of booking. Please call on the day before to reconfirm.... If we don't hear from you please meet at the Tasmanian Travel & Information Centre at 7am. This is your default pick up location.
Suitable foot wear, water bottle, hat, sunscreen, camera and a jacket.
Not suitable for under 3 years. Children 3-16 years pay the child price.
One day pack per person allowable on board
Rate applies to 2 Adults and 2 Children
Bruny Island, Kettering, Kingston and South Bruny National Park, Adventure Bay
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