South-west Tasmania, Australia
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West Coast Wilderness Railway: Rack and Gorge from Queenstown, Queenstown
Duration: 4 hours 15 minutes
A half day return steam train journey departing Queenstown Station. As you travel through the west coast's cool temperate rainforest, you will ascend steep wilderness mountains under the power of the revolutionary Abt rack and pinion system ¬ñ technology that transformed the fortunes of the west coast during the late nineteenth century, and the only operating Abt rack and pinion railway in the Southern Hemisphere. Stop at historic stations, traverse the deep chasm of the King River Gorge, and see the places where early west coast pioneers lived and worked to create this extraordinary railway. Sit back in comfort as your guide brings stories of the railway and it's resilient people to life.
Morning World Heritage Cruise on the Gordon River departing Strahan 9am, Strahan
Duration: 6 hours
World Heritage Cruises is a local family owned and operated cruise located in Strahan, Tasmania's beautiful and rugged west coast, where you will cruise into the World Heritage listed South West wilderness. On-board the 35mtr catamaran ¬ëHarbour Master¬í enjoy the natural and historic features of Tasmania's West Coast ¬ñ Including Hells Gates, an array of aquaculture farms, a Sarah Island convict settlement guided tour and two hours of cruising the Gordon River where you disembark for a stroll through the rainforest to explore the Unesco listed World Heritage South West Wilderness. Cruises depart the Strahan Wharf 9am daily returning at 3pm, a superb buffet lunch featuring locally raised smoked salmon is freshly prepared on-board and is included during the cruise.
Cruise Ship Special from Burnie to Stanley and The Nut, with free WiFi, Parklands
Duration: 6 to 7 hours
Take a day tour from your cruise ship berthing point at Burnie out along the North West Coastline of Tasmania to the charming little fishing village of Stanley and its famous and unique large rock formation, ¬ëThe Nut¬í. Here you can walk or ride to the top of ¬ëThe Nut¬í and take in the spectacular ocean and coastal views, followed by a wander around the historic village and opportunity for a meal and refreshments at its many cafes. After lunch, the group will visit the beautiful and historic Highfield House, set high on the hill overlooking the town, and once residence of the chief agent for the Van Diemens Land Company, formed in 1824.
3 Day Tasmanian Wild West Coast Tour from Hobart to Launceston, Hobart
Duration: 3 days
Immerse yourself deep in the wilderness. We will journey back through time to explore our heritage, walk through untouched forests, explore wild rivers and rugged coastlines, see breathtaking mountainous vistas and breath the freshest air in the world. Stay 2 nights at Macquarie Harbour's port town of Strahan and whilst at Cradle Mountain National Park, enjoy a walk of your choice.
7-Day Super Value Tour of Tasmania: Explore Tasmania's West and East Coasts, Hobart
Duration: 7 days
If you love the outdoors, you will love our super tour of 7 days packed full of waterfalls, mountains, great walks, dramatic coastlines, lakes and primeval rainforest, You will see everything from the unique rugged mountains and lakes of the west coast and the picturesque beaches of the east coast, plus to top it all off we will show you around local favourite Bruny Island and visit the World Heritage Listed – Port Arthur Historic Site.
3-Day West Coast Tasmania Tour from Hobart Including Cradle Mountain, Montezuma Falls and Strahan, Hobart
Duration: 3 days
This West Coast tour takes you to Cradle Mountain, Mount Field and Lake St Clair, along with Montezuma Falls, Strahan and the Henty Dunes. Stop for a salmon and honey tasting along the way and enjoying a visit to Sheffield, the town of murals. Experience some of Tasmania's dramatic mountains, lush rainforest and sleepy country town on this 3-day tour from Hobart.
5-Day Lap of Tasmania Tour from Hobart, Hobart
Duration: 5 days
The five day Lap of 5-Day Lap of Tasmania Tour from Hobart combines the rugged beauty of the mountains and rainforests of the Wild West with the stunning white beaches and pink granite peaks of the East Coast. This professionally guided tour, transported by a Jump tour bus, will highlight some of the beautiful wildlife and geology of Tasmainia. Such as: Wineglass Bay, Cradle Mountain, Cataract Gorge, little penguins, Bicheno, Freycinet National Park, Mount Field National Park, Montezuma Falls & much more.
Strahan Day Trip by Air from Hobart Including a Gordon River Cruise, Cambridge
Duration: 9 hours
Discover the beauty of the Gordon River and small town of Strahan on a full-day tour by air to Tasmania's west coast. From Hobart, take a scenic flight to Strahan, and then transfer to a catamaran for a 5.5-hour Gordon River cruise. You¬íll see Hells Gates, Macquarie Harbour and pristine rainforest, and you'll stop for a walking tour of Sarah Island. Explore Strahan during a little free time on this small-group tour limited to 14 people, providing a more intimate experience.
Coastal Drive and Sheffield in Colour, Burnie
Duration: 4 to 5 hours
Ideal day trip for cruiseship guests Small, boutique personalised day tour taking you to the start of the Cradle Mountain Valley See the picturesque Tasmanian North West Coast line at multi photo stops Special Offer – Book by February 15 to save 15% off our previously offered price! – Book Now!
The Very Best of Table Cape, Burnie
Duration: 6 to 8 hours
If you want to experience the very best of Tasmanian produce and wine, then come with us on this breathtaking day tour to Table Cape!. You will experience the ultimate behind the scenes producers tour, taste some of Tasmania's leading food products and wine then have your very own private chef cook for you on the top of Table Cape whilst you over look the rugged coast line of Tasmania's North West Coast. If you want to experience fine dining along with talking to local producers at your very own private location then this is the tour for you.
King River White Water Raft Journey from Queenstown with Lunch, Australia
Duration: 9 hours
At King River Rafting we are proud to be finalists in the 2017 Tasmanian Tourism Awards as Tasmania's only one day wilderness white water rafting specialists. Enjoy the ‘King for a Day', a full day adventure rafting the King River through the western Tasmanian wilderness. With dense rainforest, huon pine trees, fun rapids, views of the West Coast Wilderness Railway and relics of west coast mining history this is an adventure for every one of average fitness. Your operator will supply all the gear you need along with skilled, knowledgeable guides. With a hearty lunch and return transport to Queenstown this is a great day out. This is the only one day wilderness white water rafting adventure in Tasmania.
King River Gorge White Water Rafting Day Trip from Queenstown Including the West Coast Wilderness Railway, Australia
Duration: 6 hours
At King River Rafting we are proud to be finalists in the 2017 Tasmanian Tourism Awards as Tasmania's only one day wilderness white water rafting specialists. The King River Gorge, Raft & Steam Experience is a unique tour gives you the best of Rafting and the West Coast Wilderness Railway in one day. Raft the exciting rapids and experience the rugged beauty of the King River Gorge, its rain forest, huon pine and waterfalls. Hear of the exploits of past pioneers, miners and piners. Ride the steam train as it powers up the steep ABT section of line out of the King River Gorge. Raft the King River and meet the West Coast Wilderness Railway deep in the rain forest at Dubbil Barril train station to take the steam train back to Queenstown over the steep ABT section of track. Arriving back in Queenstown early afternoon there is time to drive to your next destination or enjoy the rugged beauty of the town.
King River Rafting Day Trip from Queenstown to Strahan and return Including the West Coast Wilderness Railway, Australia
Duration: 9 hours
At King River Rafting we are proud to be finalists in the 2017 Tasmanian Tourism Awards as Tasmania's only one day wilderness white water rafting specialists. The King River Steam, Rail & Raft experience is a unique tour is for those who would love to experience the King River Wilderness without the excitement of the rapids of the King River Gorge. Included is the journey on the West Coast Wilderness Railway from Queenstown to Dubbil Barril. Raft the remaining 15 km of the King River To Lowana. This section features gentle rapids, serene pools and verdant rainforest. We supply all the equipment you need, trained and experienced guides, a wonderful lunch and transport back to Queenstown.