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56 reviews
Taste of Tasmania  (6 Days  Original) - Intrepid Travel
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Taste of Tasmania (6 Days Original)

6 days
4.4
(56)
Start and end in Hobart
Tour Operator:
Intrepid Travel
Max group size:
24
Age range:
8 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
91792
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Highlights

  • Discover the incredible orange boulders of the Bay of Fires
  • Enjoy Freycinet National Park's powder-white sands
  • Meet Cradle Mountain's wildlife, including wombats and wallabies
  • Explore uninterrupted wilderness and pristine rainforest

Itinerary

Start and end in Hobart! With the In-depth Cultural tour Taste of Tasmania (6 Days Original), you have a 6 days tour package taking you through Hobart, Australia and 7 other destinations in Australia. Taste of Tasmania (6 Days Original) includes accommodation in a hostel as well as an expert guide, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Hobart - Central Plateau
  2. Day 2: Tarkine Region
  3. Day 3: Cradle Mountain National Park - Launceston
  4. Day 4: Bicheno
  5. Day 5: Freycinet National Park
  6. Day 6: Hobart
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  • Meals
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Where You'll Stay

Hostel
5 nights

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.3
  • Accommodation
    Good
    4.0
  • Food
    Good
    3.6
  • 4.6
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  • EK
    · October 9th, 2021
    I realise mostly this tour receives high ratings so perhaps my experience was unlucky. The bus was old and lacked adequate heating. The windows were constantly wet and misty so it was difficult to see out. We often arrived in places too late in the day... Show more
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hi Elizabeth, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review! We are surprised and disappointed to learn that parts of your Tasmania trip let you know. We do normally do receive very positive feedback about this trip But information such as yours is... Show more
    Trip date: September 2021
  • Taste of Tasmania  (6 Days  Original) reviewer 2
    · April 26th, 2021
    Thanks a lot for the great tour guidance!!
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hi Kuljeet! Thanks so much for your review! We're so glad that you enjoyed your time in Tasmania and that your tour leader added to that positive experience. We're proud of our local leaders and the passion they have for their countries, we can't wait... Show more
    Trip date: April 2021
  • LD
    · April 26th, 2021
    Great tour, great people & great tour guide! Snow on Marion’s lookout topped it off 🌎
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hi Lorraine! Thanks so much for taking the time to review your recent trip to Tazzie! We're so glad you enjoyed your time in this special part of the world and we'll be sure to let Tim know that he helped make your trip such a positive experience.... Show more
    Trip date: April 2021
  • SX
    · April 5th, 2021
    Tim is a great tour guide and he had made this tour a very lovely experience!
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hi Spenser! We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time traveling around Tasmania with us, and that Tim made the experience so great for you. We're very proud of our trip leaders and think they're a big part of what makes our trips so special . We... Show more
    Trip date: March 2021
  • Taste of Tasmania  (6 Days  Original) reviewer 5
    · March 19th, 2021
    Great experiences with beautiful views and lots of walking/ hiking in nature / rainforests, highly recommended to see many beautiful scenery in Tasmania in a relatively short time (6 days)
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    We are so pleased with your recommendation, Erni, thank you for your feedback- sometimes just a quick getaway can be perfect! Stay safe.
    Trip date: March 2021
  • JM
    · March 12th, 2021
    This tour was well orchestrated and ran smoothly. Tim our tour leader was fun , friendly snd knowledgeable on Tasmania history. There was such variety of places , loads of beautiful walks. The scenery and views were beautiful. Tim gave us choices each... Show more
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hi Julie, thank you so much for this great review, it is just amazing you enjoyed the trip! And the pictures look stunning! :))
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    Trip date: March 2021
  • SW
    · March 2nd, 2021
    Overall the trip was fantastic. All of the activities where great and the people were really nice. Tim our tour guide was so knowledgeable and always so bubbly and happy. I would book again in a heart beat and recommend to family and friends. 10/10... Show more
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Thanks so much for sharing your experience Sue-Ellen! We are so happy to hear you had such an incredible time.
    Trip date: February 2021
  • Taste of Tasmania  (6 Days  Original) reviewer 8
    · February 19th, 2021
    tuyêt vời những điều tuyệt vờ nhất đã đến với chúng tôi
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    cảm ơn bạn
    Trip date: February 2021
  • NH
    · January 23rd, 2021
    Our Tour guide Ringer was one of the highlights of the tour. He was very professional, with a heap of experience spanning over 20 years. He was very knowledgeable of the area and had a huge respect for the land and the caretakers of the land. We... Show more
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Hi Nicola, thank you for your comment. We are so happy to hear that you had a great experience on our Taste of Tasmania tour. We do pride ourselves in having great tour guides to ensure everyone has a great time!
    Trip date: January 2021
  • CS
    · January 19th, 2021
    Tasmania as a state of Australia is so underrated. So many beautiful scenic view on the drive and 1000 times better hiking the mountains and bush walks to get to waterfalls. I was fortunate enough to get Ringer as my tour guide who did a phenomenal job... Show more
    Intrepid Travel commented on this review
    Thanks for the lovely feedback Clare! We will pass the feedback on to Ringer. We are so glad you enjoyed your trip to Tasmania, sounds like you had a great group.
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    Trip date: January 2021

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Taste of Tasmania (6 Days Original)
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Aiport transfers are not included in the price of this tour, however, they can be added for an additional cost. Please contact our travel experts to arrange this.

    • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

      Of course we can! If you wish to arrange additional accommodation then please contact our customer support team once you have a confirmed booking.

    • What is the age range?

      The age range for this tour is 15 and above. This means that travellers under the age of 15 are unable to participate on this tour, and those under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. There is no upper age limit for this tour providing that participants are comfortable with the itinerary, have travel insurance and have made Intrepid aware of any pre-existing medical conditions. We believe travel is all about shared attitude - not age!

    • I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

      Solo travellers do not have to pay a single supplement as this is a group trip designed for shared accommodation. You will be paired in twin or multi-share accommodation with travellers of the same sex, which is a great way to get to know your group and enrich your travel experience! If you would prefer a little more privacy, a single supplement can be paid which will guarantee you your own room for the duration of the tour. Please contact our Travel Experts for more information.

    • Is there a hotel list available?

      Hotel lists for this trip are not confirmed until your final tour documents are released, which will be 3 - 4 weeks prior to departure. These will include all your specific accommodation details. We can advise that all 5 nights of this tour will be spent in motel style accommodation.

    • Are the flights included?

      Flights before and after the tour are not included in the tour price and you need to arrange these separately by yourself once your tour is guaranteed. As we specialise in organising the best tours around the world for you, we are unable to advise on flight prices or book flights on your behalf. If you have not already booked your flights we recommend checking out the following link which is powered by Skyscanner - https://flights.tourradar.com

    • What is the difference between Basix, Original and Comfort style tours?

      Intrepid tours are split into three categories: Basix, Original, and Comfort.

      Basix trips aim to provide amazing experiences for travellers of any age on a budget. The accommodation used is simple, often favouring hostels over hotels and local transport where possible. You will have plenty of free time to do the things that suit your budget and interests. Basix trips tend to attract a slightly younger demographic than the other travel styles.

      Original style tours are great for everyone! They offer a mix of included activities and free time to explore at your own pace. Accommodation tends to be well-located, tourist-class hotels, and some of your meals will be included.

      Comfort tours are a more comfortable way to travel. There will be more included activities, more meals, and a higher standard of accommodation. Basically, Comfort tours smooth away the rougher edges of travel!

    • Where and when does the tour end?

      The tour ends in Hobart, after an action-packed day of exploring Tasmania! The finishing point will be centrally based accommodation in Hobart and will be specified in your final trip documents. Please contact our travel experts if you wish to arrange post-accommodation at the finishing point.

    • Where and when does the tour start?

      The tour starts in Hobart at the joining point hostel Hobart Central YHA (9 Argyle Street) at 8:00 am. Due to the early start, some travellers prefer to book pre-tour accommodation at the YHA. Our Travel Experts will be happy to arrange this for you!

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    • Plugs & Adapters

      As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, South Africa you will need an adaptor for type I.

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    • Vaccines
      • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
      • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an infected area for Australia. Ideally 10 days before travel.
      • Japanese B encephalitis - Recommended for Australia. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Visa
      • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
      • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before December 30th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after December 30th, 2021, a minimum payment of $400 is required to confirm your booking with Intrepid Travel. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 30 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Intrepid Travel will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
      • The following cards are accepted for "Intrepid Travel" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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      Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.

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