Tasmanian Grand Circle self-drive tour

From $1399
Daily departures

Enjoy the scenes of Tasmania on this 10 days self-drive journey! Pack your bags and head off on a grand circle journey as you explore the likes of Hobart, Strahan, Cradle Mountain, Lake St Clair, Launceston, St Helens, and Freycinet National Park. These incredible destinations are a must-see and they’re so close to home!

Constitution Dock is the harbour-side dock area of Hobart, the capital city of the Australian state of Tasmania, in the Port of Hobart, on the Derwent River. The dock is adjacent to other Hobart landmark areas, Victoria Dock, Salamanca Place and Battery Point, and forms part of the foreshore of Sullivans Cove. Photo Credit: Tourism Australia
Enjoy one of many hikes around Freycinet National Park
Learn about local convict history on a Gorden River cruise (extra charge)
Climb Marion's lookout in the Cradle Mountain Lake St Clair National Park

Tour Map

Collect your vehicle on arrival in Hobart. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore the city. Overnight at Travelodge Hobart.

Travel across the heart of Tasmania through the Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park. Stop in at Queenstown then continue on to Strahan. Overnight at Strahan Village.

Photo Credit: Tourism Australia

This morning take an optional cruise along the Gordon River (extra charge) before travelling north to Zeehan. Drive to Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park, renowned for its walking tracks with spectacular mountain peaks and lakes. Stay the next two nights at Cradle Mountain Hotel.

 

Time at leisure today to explore Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park.

Depart Cradle Mountain and travel east to Mole Creek. Continue on to Launceston and visit Cataract Gorge. Overnight at Best Western Plus, Launceston.

Cataract Gorge – Launceston – Photo credit: Tourism Australia

Depart Launceston and travel to Scottsdale. Near Pyengana take a walk to St Columba Falls. Continue east to St Helens. Visit The Gardens and the Bay of Fires Coastal Reserves near Binalong Bay. Overnight at Comfort Hotel Bayside, St Helens.

 

Travel to Bicheno before continuing south through Coles Bay to Freycinet National Park. Stay the next two nights at Freycinet Lodge, Coles Bay

Coles Bay – Photo Credit: Tourism Australia

Time at leisure today to explore Freycinet National Park.

 

Depart Freycinet and perhaps make a stop at one of the local wineries or berry farms near Swansea. Cross the Derwent River on the Tasman Highway to reach Hobart. If time permits, travel back to Hobart via the historic village of Richmond. Overnight at Travelodge Hobart

Cascade Brewery – Hobart – Photo credit: Tourism Australia

The car should be returned today by the same time as it was collected on day 1 to avoid any changes

Inclusions

  • 9 nights comfortable accommodation
  • Meals as specified
  • 9 days of car rental with GPS
  • Co-pilot self-drive kit

Exclusions

  • Meals and excursions not specified in the itinerary and inclusions
  • Domestic flights (request a quote with your booking and get your domestic flights departing any city in Australia)
  • Extra nights accommodation before and after your journey (request a quote with your booking and stay extra nights in Tasmania)

Optional Activities & Fees

Photos credits: Tourism Australia

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Nov 2017 | Sydney NSW
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Jan 2018 | Orange NSW
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May 2019 | Brisbane Qld