Journey Snapshot

Breathe the world’s cleanest air as you uncover the wilds of untouched Tasmania. Take part in a
pilgrimage on the wukalina walk, guided by a traditional custodian of these sacred lands.

Discover spectacular Bruny Island, the Bay of Fires and magnificent Wineglass Bay, as you embark on a journey through time, ancient landscapes, and untamed coastline.

  • Tasmania’s Footsteps and Trails
  • Australia
  • 7 Days

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Per person, in USD

  • Adult Twin $4,215

  • Single $5,455

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Journey Overview

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  • Overnight Stays
  • Sightseeing
LAUNCESTON HOBART MONA BRUNY ISLAND ADVENTURE BAY BAY OF FIRES COLES BAY

Your Journey Itinerary

Day Activity
1 Welcome to Launceston

On arrival in Launceston, you’ll have the opportunity to relax and freshen up before meeting your Journey Director and fellow travel companions for a Welcome Reception including drinks and canapés.

  • Peppers Silo Hotel
2 The Wukalina walk

This is a two-day Aboriginal-owned and operated guided walk through the magnificent natural landscape of the Bay of Fires and Mt. William areas, the cultural homeland of the palawa people. The walk is a genuine cultural experience that will deepen your understanding of palawa culture and community history as well as immerse you in the natural, rugged beauty of wukalina and larapuna. Be captivated by one of the most pristine environments that Tasmania has to offer with a hike through the rugged natural beauty of the unspoilt northeast coast. Spend your evenings by the fire in exclusive eco-friendly accommodation in a setting of unspoiled beauty.

  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner with wine
  • Bespoke accommodation (shared facilities), Bay of Fires
3 The Wukalina walk

Your exclusive Wukalina walk continues today through the magnificent natural landscape of the Bay of Fires and Mt. William areas.

  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner with wine
  • Bespoke accommodation (shared facilities), Bay of Fires
4 Bay of Fires – Wineglass Bay

After breakfast, and a short beach walk, board your vehicle and follow the coast to Coles Bay and Freycinet National Park. The natural beauty of this region is simply breathtaking. It comprises of a peninsula defined by a Schouten Island and a granite mountain range known as the Hazards. Trails lead up to a lookout for panoramic views over Wineglass Bay. Views from Cape Tourville Lighthouse stretch over the Tasman Sea. After 2 nights on the trail, you will check in to your secluded waterfront accommodation to unwind, freshen up and enjoy a sumptuous dinner together.

  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner with wine
  • Edge of the Bay
5 Freycinet National Park – Hobart

After a leisurely start this morning, continue to Hobart to the renowned Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) for an allinclusive Wine Meets Art experience. Perched on the banks of the River Derwent, MONA is Australia’s largest privately owned gallery and museum. Showcasing the diverse collection of its Tasmanian owner David Walsh, the museum exhibits everything from ancient Egyptian funerary objects to a machine that mimics the human digestive system. Begin your exclusive MONA experience at the on-site Source restaurant for a Local Dining Experience of seasonal local produce and wine. Later, explore MONA’s maze of subterranean galleries, followed by a behind-the-scenes tour through Moorilla Estate winery’s vineyard, the second oldest in Tasmania. You’ll then be treated to a tasting of ten different Moorilla wines, before taking the MONA ROMA ferry to Hobart’s Constitution Dock. From there it’s just a short walk to your accommodation, the 5-star MACq 01 Hotel. The evening is free for you to explore the historic, yet trendy CBD.

  • Breakfast, Local Dining Experience
  • MACq 01 Hotel
6 Bruny Island

Enjoy an unforgettable, award-winning cruise experience along Bruny Island’s rugged coastline down to the Southern Ocean. On the island, a morning tea of freshly baked blueberry muffins will be served at a beachside café in Adventure Bay before your 3 hour cruise departs. You will enter deep sea caves and join in the search for wildlife such as seals, dolphins and sea birds and fingers crossed, migratory whales. Return to the coast for lunch, and arrive back at your Hobart hotel by sunset, in time to get spruced up for your Celebration Dinner at the Old Wharf Restaurant to toast and reminisce about the remarkable journey you’ve had.

  • Breakfast, lunch, Celebration Dinner
  • MACq 01 Hotel
7 Farewell from Hobart

Exchange phone numbers with your new friends as your inspiring Tasmanian journey concludes. After breakfast, a private vehicle will transfer you to Hobart Airport for your onward flight.

  • Breakfast

Unique Highlights

Authentic and Engaging Experiences

  • Discover
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    Discover

    • The Bay Of Fires’ magnificent natural landscape
    • Bruny Island’s wildlife as you cruise from Adventure Bay
  • Explore
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    Explore

    • The renowned Museum of Old and New Art (MONA)
    • The natural beauty of Freycinet National Park
  • Immerse
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    Immerse

    • Participate in cultural practices that have been passed down for hundreds of generation
    • Walk with Indigenous palawa guides in the footsteps of their traditional people
  • Relax
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    Relax

    • Stay in Hobart’s hottest new CBD property MACq 01
    • Indulge all your senses at the ‘Art Meets Wine’ experience
    • Relax in a beautiful private resort in Coles Bay

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Additional Information

What's Included
  • Hand-picked accommodation, selected to immerse you in your destination
  • Most meals, including Local Dining Experiences. See Dining tab below
  • Complimentary refreshments throughout the journey
  • Travel by bespoke vehicle with reclining seats, WiFi and air-conditioning
  • A maximum of 10 guests to share your journey
  • Expert Journey Director and Driver Guide escorts
  • All entrance and National Park fees
  • Sustainable Travel Kit, including refillable water bottle and backpack
  • Exclusive immersive activities and interaction with local communities
  • Built-in leisure time, to explore destinations as you wish
  • Airport transfers (see Flight Information below)
What to Bring
  • Water resistant hiking boots with firm treaded soles and ankle supports are essential
  •  Sunglasses, sunscreen and hat
  •  Warm layers in cooler months
  • Camera
  • A sense of adventure
Fitness Requirements
  • A reasonable level of fitness is required for the hike as you will be walking up to 11kms on one of the days across beach and grassland, with some rocky terrain. Preparation is highly recommended

  • You will be required to carry a small backpack weighing between 7-10kgs.

Dining
  •  6 breakfasts
  •  1 Local Dining Experience
  •  4 Lunches
  •  1 Celebration Dinner
  •  3 Dinners with wine
Flight Information
  • Day 1: Flights to arrive prior to 3pm into Launceston airport
  • Day 7: Flights to depart anytime from Hobart Airport

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