Tour ID: 10063688
Brief Description :
A 10km (Approximately 3 to 4 hours) return walk on the Cape Queen Elizabeth Track to Mars Bluff & Neck Wildlife Zone – Lagoons, secluded beaches, dunes, ocean waves, cliffs & birdlife.
Includes a packed island lunch with fresh meets, salads, island cheeses and fresh wood oven bread. A slow paced stunning walk towards the coastline of East Bruny Island and onto the remote beach.
Visit the famous Get Shucked Oyster Bar & Bruny Island Honey.
With a hotel pick up from over 40 locations around the greater Hobart region, this fully guided Bruny Island walking tour begins near the Bruny Island Air Field. With spectacular views, this is an easy walk within the Bruny Island Neck Game Reserve. Back packs, poles, gaiters and stools provided for your ease and comfort.
The Cape Queen Elizabeth track provides coastal heathland with spectacular scenery, lagoons, birdlife and beaches. The first part of the walk takes us along a track parallel with the Bruny Island air-strip, then runs between Big Lagoon and Little Lagoon, before steeply ascending Mars Bluff for stunning views across The Neck and its unspoilt beaches. Mars Bluff is one of Bruny Islands most iconic natural rock features. The track follows the bluff before descending through the dunes onto the remote Miles Beach, with time for a quick dip for those who are keen. Here you can enjoy a casual and delicious packed lunch featuring local produce.
After our walk we drive to the to the viewing platform and lookout at the Neck Wildlife Zone. Followed by a visit to the Islands local food producers, with stops at Bruny Island Honey and Get Shucked Oyster Bar.
Mars Bluff - Track Level Grade 3
Suitable for most ages and fitness levels. Some experience recommended. Tracks may have short steep hill sections, a rough surface & many steps.
Mars Bluff has moderate hill sections, some loose sand surfaces and formed hardened track sections. We suggest a moderate level of fitness and experience for this walk and if you are uncertain please contact us for more advise.
Hotel Pick up and drop off from over 40 locations in the greater Hobart region
Use of day pack with water, packed lunch and stool.
10km return Bush Walk on the Cape Queen Elizabeth Track to Mars Bluff.
Bento Box style lunch featuring local meats, seafood, olives, salad, Bruny Island Cheese, wood oven breads and a sweet treat.
The Neck Wildlife Zone visit.
Bruny Island Honey visit & tasting.
Get Shucked Oyster Bar visit for half a dozen Oysters per person.
Tour equipment provided: Gaiters, light rain coat, walking poles.
Qualified Tasmanian Adventure Guide.
Walking shoes or personal snacks
Tour departs Hobart by 7:30am & returns by 6pm (Approximately)
7:00 AM Mon, Tue, Wed, Sat, Sun
Hobart, Bruny Island, Kettering and Kingston
Please provide your accommodation details when booking. We will let you know your closest pick up location and time by email or phone.
Solid walking shoes, sensible clothes, camera
This tour is not suitable for children
Hobart, Bruny Island, Kettering and South Bruny National Park, Adventure Bay
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