6 Day Tasmania Epicurean 4WD Escape

Save up to $600 per couple

Unwind and indulge on this five-day holiday staying at Australia’s premier luxury lodge and Hobart’s most luxurious hotel. Be tempted by Tasmania’s superb food, wine and landscapes while discovering its rich history and culture.


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From $6,495* per person 

Inclusions:

  • Spend two nights at Saffire Freycinet, voted Australia’s best luxury lodge
  • Locally inspired dining - a total of 13 meals
  • Experience the incredible MONA (Museum of Old and New Art) with lunch at Moorilla Winery
  • Visit historic convict sites of Maria Island and Port Arthur
  • Spend three nights at Henry Jones Art Hotel, Hobart
  • Enjoy two special degustation dinners with paired wine included at Saffire Freycinet
  • Travel in a group of no more than 20 guests with the services of an expert APT driver-guide
  • Transfers and day-touring aboard APT’s exclusive luxury 4WD vehicle

 

 




Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Hobart, Freycinet

Be met on arrival in Hobart and transfer to your luxury lodge at Coles Bay on the edge of Freycinet National Park, famed for its rugged natural landscapes and pristine sandy beaches. Saffire Freycinet is a highly-awarded resort with a sublime day-spa and exquisite culinary offering, which you will sample this evening during a special welcome degustation dinner paired with premium wines.

Stay: Two Nights, Saffire Freycinet

Meals: Lunch, Dinner


Day 2: Freycinet, Wine Glass Bay, Cape Tourville

Today after breakfast, set on a guided walk admiring Freycinet’s stunning coastal scenery of pink granite cliffs and white sand beaches as you head towards the Wine Glass Bay lookout. You may also like to walk along the Cape Tourville track and boardwalk to the lighthouse which offers sweeping coastal panoramas and views back to Wine Glass Bay. There will be plenty of time to relax and indulge at your luxury lodge, enjoying included lunch and dinner.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 3: Maria Island, Hobart

We farewell Freycinet this morning and travel down the coast to the town of Triabunna where we’ll board the ferry for the short crossing to Maria Island. As you leave the coastline, famous for its painted cliffs, watch out for seals and dolphins in the crystal clear water. Spend time exploring the pristine island and learn about its history as a former convict site. This afternoon, continue on to Hobart and check in to the Henry Jones Art Hotel where you’ll enjoy a special dinner.

Stay: Three nights, Henry Jones Art Hotel, Hobart

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner



Day 4: Hobart, MONA

Today head off for the fascinating MONA (Museum of Old and New Art) by fast ferry. Enjoy time to wander the eclectically bedecked halls and galleries. Discuss the art experience over lunch at The Source restaurant, which is part of Moorilla Winery, located on the same site as MONA. Afterwards visit the winery’s cellar door for a tour and tasting. This evening, enjoy dinner at your leisure.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch



 

Day 5: Hobart, Port Arthur

Today explore the Port Arthur Historic Site, Australia’s most intact, evocative and notorious convict prison. See the famous sandstone penitentiary then visit the Convict Church and Separate Prison. The tour also includes a cruise around the Isle of the Dead during which you’ll hear haunting stories about the convicts who are buried there. Return to Hobart this afternoon. This evening, be treated to a special farewell dinner at Mures Upper Deck, a Hobart institution that stretches along Victoria Dock. This iconic restaurant is known for its freshly caught local seafood and spectacular harbour view.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner


Day 6: Salamanca Markets, Depart Hobart

Spend the morning at Hobart’s famous and colourful Salamanca Market before transferring to the airport for your onward flight.

Meals: Breakfast


*Terms and Conditions: Information correct as at 01 September 2020. Book the Tasmania Epicurean 4WD Escape (GOTAS6) departing between October - November 2020 and save $600 per couple. Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change. Price includes airport transfers and park fees. Prices are for land only. Flights not included. Valid until 31 December 2020 or until sold out. A non-refundable deposit of $250 per person is due within 7 days of booking. Final payment is due 100 days prior to the tours departure date. For more information, contact your travel agent. SUPPLIER: APT