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AU/TAS/EXP18ED | 5 Night(s) Package

5 Nights Around Tasmania Expedition Drive


Stopover: Hobart, Curringa Farm, Strahan, Cradle Mountain & Launceston

Inclusion


~ 5 Days Avis Rental with Zero Excess, Max coverage - FCAR (Toyota Camry or similar) / FVAR (Hyundai iMax or similar for 4A)
~ National Holiday Park Pass (per car basis)
~ 5 Nights Accommodation as below:-
* 1N Lenna of Hobart, Mountain View Room (Harbour View Family room for 4A/2A2C)
* 1N Curringa Farm, Self Contained Cottage
* 1N The Strahan Village, Hilltop Standard Room ( 2 rooms for 4A)
* 1N Cradle Mountain Hotel, Standard Queen Room including breakfast (2 rooms for 4A)
* 1N Country Club Villas Launceston, 1 Bedroom Villa (2 Bedroom Villa for 3A/4A/2A2C)
~ Morning Strahan Gordon River Cruise including lunch
~ Day-by-day self drive itinerary prepared by our Aussie Specialist.

Suggested Itinerary

Day 1: Hobart
Upon arrival at Hobart Airport, pick up your car from Avis Car Rental counter at the airport. Today start your sightseeing in Hobart, browse through antique stores, discover stunning arts and crafts, linger over a coffee in one the street cafes, explore the fishing harbour but don't miss Salamanca Markets on Saturday morning. Join a Derwent River Cruise or tour of the famous Cadbury's Chocolate Factory, or visit the Antarctic Adventure Centre.

For dinner, drop off at Fish Frenzy to enjoy the freshest of seafood in the heart of Hobart's historic waterfront precinct! Not only is it famous for its delicious, daily fresh fish and chips, grilled seafood, salads and amazing hot seafood chowder, the fast and friendly service is complemented by the incredible location overlooking the docks and working port.

Overnight in Hobart.

Day 2: Hobart - Richmond - Bonorong - Curringa Farm
Estimated distance: 150km / 2 hours

Early morning visit the old-world village of Richmond less than 30 minutes drive from Hobart. See Australia's oldest freestone road bridge built by convicts in 1823 and Australia's oldest Roman Catholic Church.

En route to Curringa Farm, drop by at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary for a visit. Bonorong is not a zoo, but a sanctuary specialising in the care and rehabilitation of orphaned and injured wildlife while giving visitors an up-close and personal experience. Get to learn about some of species that are sadly now extinct everywhere but Tasmania, which include the Tasmanian Devil, the Eastern Quoll, the Tasmanian Pademelon and the shy Tasmanian Bettong. These four marsupial species have made their last stand Tasmania and other marsupials sadly are at risk of joining that list. (Entry fee applies)

After lunch, depart for Curringa Farm located near Hamilton, an hour from Hobart. Curringa Farm is open daily for farm tours, meals and accommodation. Day tours offer visitors an authentic view of a sheep and cropping farm. See working farm dogs, sheep shearing and environmentally friendly farming practices. Curringa Farm stretches over 300 hectares and is close to Mt Field National Park. Each cottage is fully equipped with kitchens, spa baths, decks, gas barbeques and overlook Lake Meadowbank. Breakfast provisions including homemade bread, bacon and eggs will be provided. Evening provisions, including wine, can also be arranged and charged separately.

Overnight in Curringa Farm.

Day 3: Curringa Farm - Russell Falls - Strahan
Estimated distance: 294km / 4 hours

Early morning depart Curringa Farm for Russell Falls. Russell Falls is one of Tasmania's most treasured and photographed places. The falls delight every visitor and can be reached by an easy track that suits some wheelchair users and those with strollers. Watch out for wildlife along the way, including cute pademelons. Take a break at Lake St Clair, Australia's deepest lake. Visit the historic mining town of Queenstown before driving to the harbourside village of Strahan.

Overnight in Strahan.

Day 4: Strahan - Cradle Mountain
Estimated distance: 142km / 2 hours

Early morning arrive at the Activity Centre, Strahan Wharf, 15 minutes prior to departure for Stahan Gordon River Cruise. Cruise departs the Strahan Activity Centre at 8:30am, returning approx 2:15pm. Step aboard the new Lady Jane Franklin II, the quiet, comfortable way to explore pristine World Heritage Area wilderness. Cruise across Macquarie Harbour to discover the magnificent Gordon River with its ancient Huon pines and perfect Reflections. With floor to ceiling windows, and an expansive glass atrium you will cruise on a 212 passenger luxury catamaran. Lunch will be provided. Journey to Cradle Mountain thereafter.

Overnight in Cradle Mountain.

Day 5: Cradle Mountain - Sheffield - Chudleigh - Evandale - Relbia - Launceston
Estimated distance: 200km / 3 hour 20 minutes

Spend the morning exploring Cradle Mountain, visiting Dove Lake and the Visitor Centre. The awesome beauty of this region is truly inspiring.

En route to Launceton, stop by at Sheffield, as known as the "Town of Murals". Delightful murals are painted on the side walls of most of the buildings throughout the town. Experience history told through art, as you wander through the outdoor art gallery.

Thereafter, visit to the The Honey Farm at Chudleigh to taste up to 50 different varieties of honey including Tasmania's famous Leatherwood honey.

Lunch visit to Tasmanian Gourmet Sauce Company, a production and tasting centre near Evandale, 20 minutes drive south of Launceston. Enjoy free tastings of all the different sauces and fill up you bags with a variety of berry fruit sauces, chocolate sauces, apricot chutney, Cumberland sauce and even the Thai Chilli sauce!

En route visit to Josef Chromy Winery at Relbia to purchase their award winning Chardonnay before arriving into Launceston. Do remember to request for bubble wrapping for convenience of shipping your wines home!

Overnight in Launceston.

Day 6: Launceston - Singapore

Check out of hotel and proceed to Launceston Airport for your departure flight back home!

Additional Information / Supplement

(Subject to change without prior notice)
*** CAR RENTAL EXTENSION RATES IN THB PER DAY ***
Valid for car pickup from Airport with Zero Excess (Max Coverage)
VALIDITYCAR MODEL (GUIDE ONLY)DAILY RATES FOR RENTAL FOR 4-6 DAYS DAILY RATES FOR RENTAL FOR 7+ DAYS
01 Apr 18 - 30 Nov 18Group E - Toyota Camry Sedan or similar26002500
01 Apr 18 - 30 Nov 18Group V - Hyundai iMax or similar33003100




01 Dec 18 - 31 Mar 19Group E - Toyota Camry Sedan or similar27002600
01 Dec 18 - 31 Mar 19Group V - Hyundai iMax or similar34003300


Important Notes


~ Valid for travel to be completed by 31 Mar 19.
~ Code: DIRECT; PARKPASS/TE
~ Airfare is NOT included in this package.
~ Minimum age for renting car used in this package is 25. A surcharge applies for renters between 21-24 years of AUD27.50 per day, to be paid directly to Avis at the time of rental.
~ Avis Australia will rent to drivers that present a current drivers licence and have held that licence for 12 months.
~ Car parking in some hotels/attractions are chargeable and they are NOT included in package.
~ Confirmation is subject to room and seats availability.
~ Strict cancellation policy apply once booking is confirmed.
~ Price for child is valid when sharing with 2 adults using existing bedding.
~ Payment may be made in Thai Baht by cash and credit card.
~ Due to fluctuation on currency exchange, prices are subject to change without prior notice.


Surcharges (Airlines / Hotels)


Above prices quoted exclude the following surcharges which will be collected upon confirmation of package:

~ Hotel Black out dates @ Lenna of Hobart from 26Dec'18 - 03Jan'19 & 07Feb'19 - 11Feb'19 (NOT applicable for stay).

~ Hotel high season surcharge applies as follows:-
~ Lenna of Hobart at THB1700 per Mountain View Room / THB2700 per Family Suite per night for stay on/between 01Oct'18 - 30Nov'18.
* Country Club Villas at THB300 per 1 Bedroom / THB600 per 2 Bedroom per night for stay on/between 01Apr'18 - 30Apr'18 & 01Oct'18 - 30Nov'18.
* Cradle Mountain Hotel at THB1600 per room per night for stay on/between 01Apr'18 - 30Apr'18 & 28Sep'18 - 30Nov'18 (2 rooms for 4A).
* Cradle Mountain Hotel at THB3500 per room per night for stay on/between 25Dec'18 - 31Jan'19 (2 rooms for 4A).
* Strahan Village at THB500 per room per night for stay on/between 01Apr'18 - 30Apr'18 (2 rooms for 4A).
* Strahan Village at THB1100 per room per night for stay on/between 28Sep'18 - 30Nov'18 ( 2 rooms for 4A).

~ Surcharge of THB900 per adult and THB900 per child on Gordon River Cruise for trave on 25Dec'18.

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Room Type 5 Nights Around Tasmania Expedition Drive
Adult (A) Child (C)
1A 2A 3A 4A 1A1C 2A1C 2A2C
2018-04-01 ~ 2018-11-30
As per itinerary 43400 23300 19300 18000 21700 7000 5700
2018-12-01 ~ 2019-03-31
As per itinerary 49400 26400 21800 20500 24700 8000 6300
Price per person in THB

Additional Information / Supplement

(Subject to change without prior notice)
*** CAR RENTAL EXTENSION RATES IN THB PER DAY ***
Valid for car pickup from Airport with Zero Excess (Max Coverage)