Tour ID: 10022385

If you want to explore the "wild west" wilderness, this tour is ideal for you. It takes you to all the main places and more. You will see the Russell Falls, walk amongst the giant trees in Mt Field National Park and visit Australia's deepest lake, Lake St Clair. You will also walk through amazing national parks and rainforests, always admiring what is on offer from nature. Tour starts in Hobart and finishes in Launceston.

  • Russell Falls & Mt Field National Park
  • Lake St Clair & Franklin-Gordon Wild River National Park
  • Tarkine Rainforest & Montezuma Falls
  • Cradle Mountian


We leave Hobart and drive through the Derwent Valley – travelling east to west across the island.
You’ll see the beautiful Russell Falls, walk among the Mt Field National Park Tall Trees, and visit
Australia’s deepest freshwater lake, Lake St Clair. Explore the pristine Franklin-Gordon Wild River
National Park and end the day in Strahan.
Overnight: Strahan

In the untouched wilderness of Tasmania’s West Coast we will explore the shifting sands of Henty
Dunes. Then we continue into the Tarkine Rainforest and walk to Tasmania’s highest waterfall –
Montezuma Falls. Or you can choose to join the world famous Gordon River Cruise (optional, at your
own expense).
Overnight: Strahan (Breakfast)

Around 950m above sea level is the World Heritage listed Cradle Mountain-Lake St Claire National
Park, where you choose a walk to suit you. With an extensive range of tracks, stroll around Dove
Lake or challenge yourself with a hike to Marion’s Lookout. A short drive takes us through Sheffield,
the ‘town of murals’, to Launceston.

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Tour Details

  • Included in price:

    • 2 nights’ dormitory-style accommodation with 2 breakfasts
    • National Park entry fees
    • Hostel and motel pickups and drop offs
    • If are looking for the Hobart return tour click here

    Options (at own expense):
    • Gordon River Cruise

  • Available for purchase/hire:

  • Duration:

    3 days / 2 nights

  • Departure:

    7:00 AM Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

  • Return:

    5:30 pm

  • Departure points:


  • Pickup/departure instructions:

    Hostel and hostel pick ups in central Hobart at 7:00am. Please ring to confirm your final pick up arrangements, using the details on your booking confirmation.
    Departs Thursdays and Sundays year-round, as well as selected Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays during peak periods.

  • What to bring:

    • Camera
    • Drink bottle
    • Comfortable trail walking shoes
    • Hat, sunglasses and sunscreen
    • Clothes to suit conditions (layers are a good idea)
    • Waterproof jacket (just in case)
    • Swimwear and towel (conditions permitting)

  • Fitness level required:


  • Child policies:

    Child prices apply for children between 8 and 16 years of age, inclusive. Minimum age on tour is 8 years. A child must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Additional Information:

  • Destinations:

    Launceston, Cradle Mountain, Sheffield, Strahan, Russell Falls, Derwent Valley, Derwent River, New Norfolk, Lake St Clair, Mt Field, Tullah and Henty Dunes

Optional Extras

  • Motel Twin Share Upgrade (per person)

    Motel Twin Share Upgrade (per person). Upgrades are subject to confirmation by the tour operator after booking. Please consider contacting us to check availability first.

    Adults: $130.00

  • Motel Room Upgrade - Sole Traveller

    Motel Single Share Upgrade (per person). Upgrades are subject to confirmation by the tour operator after booking. Please consider contacting us to check availability first.

    Adults: $310.00

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