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Eastern Getaway

Launceston to Hobart
6 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: TX6LH
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

A Bustling Marketplace

Explore the vibrant Salamanca Market in Hobart, which is home to more than 300 stalls.

Lovely Fields of Lavender

At Bridestowe Lavender Farm, enjoy a tour the distillery and sample some unique lavender-inspired fare.

Australia's Convict Prison

Visit Port Arthur, once Australia's most notorious convict prison, and take a guided tour through this intriguing site.

Your Vacation Includes

  • 5 nights of premium accommodation
  • Services of a Travelmarvel Tour Director and Driver
  • Premium air-conditioned coach travel
  • 9 Meals - 5 Breakfasts and 4 Dinners
  • Special Welcome Dinner
  • All sightseeing, cruises, tours and entrance fees as specified

Map & Itinerary

Tasmania Map TX6LH 2019-20
Launceston to Hobart

Designed exclusively for our guests

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a range of included special or unique excursions and events

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Visit the gold mining town of Beaconsfield, and take a guided tour of the Mine and Heritage Centre.

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Enjoy canapés and a Welcome Drink at the James Boag’s Brewery.


On arrival, you’ll transfer to your hotel In Launceston. Enjoy a picturesque journey following the Tamar River and spend the rest of the day enjoying a selection of Insider Experiences before a Welcome Dinner at your hotel.

Stay: Launceston, Hotel Grand Chancellor

Daily :
  • Dinner

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

At Bridestowe Lavender Estate, enjoy a guided tour of the distillery and sample the unique lavender-inspired fare.


Drive through northern Tasmania's wine-producing area. Traverse Weldborough Pass and stop at East Coast Natureworld to meet a Tasmanian devil before continuing to the seaside town of Bicheno, where you may like to see the fairy penguins.

Stay: Beachfront Bicheno

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Travel into Freycinet National Park to enjoy a walk with a naturalist guide. Explore the park and take in the stunning surrounds.


Enjoy a special Insider Experience this morning. Discover the historic heart of Tasmania in Richmond, home to the Richmond Bridge. On the way to Port Arthur, see how nature and time have created spectacular rock formations such as the Tessellated Pavement and Tasman Arch.

Stay: Port Arthur Motor Inn

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Embark on a guided tour of the Port Arthur Historic Site, once Australia’s most notorious convict prison.

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a delicious dinner overlooking the waterfront at Customs House Restaurant.


Join a cruise around the Isle of the Dead and hear haunting stories about the convicts buried there. Later, travel to Hobart and tonight, you’ll enjoy an exciting Insider Experience.

Stay: Two Nights, Hobart, RACV/RACT Hobart Apartment Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

A fantastic array of art, handicrafts, food and oddities awaits you today at the Salamanca Market. Housing over 300 stalls, the market has an array of goods on offer. From tantalising Tasmanian gin to hand-crafted jewellery, you’re sure to find some whimsical souvenirs to take home. Alternatively, you might like to take a thrilling cruise along the rugged Bruny Island coastline.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your onward flight.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Travel & Accommodation

Welcome Drink and Dinner

Enjoy canapes and a Welcome Drink at James Boag's Brewery in Launceston before a special Welcome Dinner at your hotel.

We take care of everything

APT's hassle-free holiday lifestyle gives you absolute peace of mind, relax knowing that we take care of everything.

Taste Regional Cuisine

Savour the finest dining in amazing venues throughout your journey.

From the Australian Outback and Europe’s waterways to the icescapes of Antarctica and far beyond, we won’t just take you there, we’ll immerse you in the wonders of each and every place you visit