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Best of Tasmania

Explore the Best of Tasmania with a 7 Day Guided Adventure, Flights, 4 - 4.5 Star Hotels, Luxury Lunch Cruise + More

  • 6 Nights + Flights
  • $2740 Bonus Value*
  • Low Deposit $199pp*

Offer Ends 11th February 2022

Travel from 20 MAR 2022 - 04 SEP 2022

Best of Tasmania

Explore the Best of Tasmania with a 7 Day Guided Adventure, Flights, 4 - 4.5 Star Hotels, Luxury Lunch Cruise + More

  • 6 Nights + Flights
  • $2740 Bonus Value*
  • Low Deposit $199pp*

Package

Return Flights to Hobart
We do the searching for you to find the best flights so you can book and relax. This deal includes return economy flights to Hobart.

7 Day Guided Touring Experience
Discover the best of Tasmania on this 7 day guided adventure which will take you on breathtaking visits to iconic Cradle Mountain, Freycinet National Park, historic Richmond and Port Arthur and stays in both the Tamar Valley and Hobart.

BONUS Sightseeing & Admissions to Iconic Attractions
As you traverse around the island enjoy handpicked sightseeing and admission to the iconic attractions and experiences.

4 Nights 4.5 Star Accommodation at RACV Hobart Hotel
Experience the best of Hobart with 4 glorious nights at RACV Hobart Hotel. Here heritage meets contemporary design right in the heart of Hobart.

2 Nights 4 Star Accommodation at Tamar Valley Resort
Enjoy a 2 night stay at Tamar Valley Resort- a quaint retreat nestled in a Swiss-style village north of Launceston with beautiful views of the Tamar Valley.

Breakfast Daily & Welcome Dinner
Rise and shine and start each morning with a delicious breakfast. There is also a welcome dinner on day 3- a great way to get to know your fellow travellers.

BONUS Private Deluxe Coach Transportation
See the always changing scenery and iconic sights of Tasmania in air-conditioned comfort in a private deluxe coach.

BONUS Escorted Peppermint Bay Cruise with Lunch
Indulge in a relaxing and beautiful Peppermint Bay Lunch Cruise. This return cruise on-board a catamaran is a great way to experience the city’s harbour, beachside towns and wildlife on route to the Peppermint Bay Hotel. Arriving at Peppermint Bay, take a short stroll to the restaurant to enjoy the chef set menu based on seasonal produce from its garden and of course local producers, whilst you soak up the views over the D’Entrecasteaux Channel and Bruny Island.

Your Itinerary

 
Arrive Hobart

Welcome to Tasmania! Upon arrival at Hobart Airport, make your own way to RACV Hobart Hotel (or similar) located in the heart of Hobart’s cultural city centre. Check-in is available after 2pm. The remainder of the day is at your own leisure to explore the city and its surrounding waterfront including Constitution Dock, the destination of the annual Sydney to Hobart yacht race.

 
Wineglass Bay, Freycinet National Park (B)

Explore the stunning beauty of Freycinet National Park, one of Tasmania’s first National Parks. Pink granite mountains form the backdrop for secluded bays, pristine waters, white sandy beaches, local wildlife and walking trails. Walk as a group to the Wineglass Bay Lookout, a moderate 1.3km uphill walk of around 45 minutes, one of the Great Short Walks of Tasmania. Once at the top be rewarded with that world-famous breathtaking view of Wineglass Bay. After several hours at Freycinet National Park re-group ready to begin the trip to one of Australia’s oldest cities – Launceston. Finish the afternoon with a tasting from one of the island’s family-run whiskey makers.

Over the next 2 nights, relax at Tamar Valley Resort (or similar) – a quaint retreat nestled in a Swiss-style village north of Launceston with vast expanses of grassy lakes and beautiful views of Tamar Valley.

 
Cradle Mountain, Dove Lake (B, D)

Travel deep into the pristine Tasmanian forest, and experience a remote wilderness of waterfalls, glacial lakes, rainforest and wildlife on this day trip to breathtaking Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park. Inside the UNESCO World Heritage–listed park, take walks through the forest and admire views of the craggy peak of Cradle Mountain towering above the tranquil reflective waters of Dove Lake. Enjoy the company of your Tour Director and fellow travellers this evening at a Welcome Reception and dinner.

 
Richmond, Mt Wellington (B)

Enjoy a visit to Richmond, a picture-perfect town that tells the story of an early Australian colonial village. Take a stroll down the pretty nineteenth century streets and see the town’s most photographed landmark, the Richmond Bridge. Stop by a local boutique cheese maker to sample some delicious award-winning Tasmanian cheeses. Next travel by Hobart’s waterfront to the summit of kunanyi/Mt Wellington. Rising 1270 metres above sea level, experience spectacular views over Hobart and southern Tasmania. You’ll have time to visit the observation shelter and take in panoramic views from the lookouts.

Over the next 3 nights, stay at RACV Hobart Hotel (or similar) in the heart of Hobart’s cultural city centre.

 
Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula (B)

Learn about Tasmania’s convict history while exploring the Port Arthur Historic Site today, taking a cruise around the Isle of the Dead and a fascinating guided walk of the remains of Port Arthur’s infamous convict prison. There will be time for you to wander the site at your leisure. On the drive from Hobart, admire the coastal scenery that highlights the natural beauty of the Tasman Peninsula, see the amazing natural rock formations of the Blowhole, Tasman Arch and Devil’s Kitchen.

 
Peppermint Bay Lunch Cruise (B, L)

Indulge in a relaxing and beautiful Peppermint Bay Lunch Cruise. This return cruise on-board a catamaran is a great way to experience the city’s harbour, beachside towns and wildlife on route to the Peppermint Bay Hotel. Arriving at Peppermint Bay, take a short stroll to the restaurant to enjoy the chef set menu based on seasonal produce from its garden and of course local producers, whilst you soak up the views over the d’Entrecasteaux Channel and Bruny Island.

 
Salamanca Market, Depart Hobart (B)

After one final breakfast, flight time permitting, opt for a highly recommended self-guided visit to Salamanca Market (held every Saturday, from 8.30am to 3pm), one of Australia’s most vibrant and loved outdoor markets. Delight your senses with the sights, sounds and flavours illuminating from the vast array of market stalls and meet the friendly locals who make or grow what they sell. Bid farewell to Tassie when your holiday comes to an end and make your own way to the airport.

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Important Info

Discover unspoiled coastal scenery, natural mountain and rock formations, free-roaming wildlife and the world’s cleanest air with breathtaking visits to iconic Cradle Mountain, Freycinet National Park and the Tasman Peninsula. Uncover fascinating convict history as you stroll around the historic prison buildings of Port Arthur. Conclude your holiday with a lunch cruise to Peppermint Bay, and pick up local made gifts and fresh produce at the famous Salamanca Market.

Travel Dates:

  • 20 March 2022~
  • 15 May 2022
  • 12 June 2022
  • 4 September 2022

Dates marked with ~ incur a high season surcharge of $200 per person.

If I want to travel on a particular date but am not ready to provide full payment yet, can the booking be held for me until I am ready to pay in full?
Unfortunately, due to limited availability and high demand for these exclusive packages, we are unable to hold any bookings without payment.

What is included in the deal?
All inclusions and exclusive bonuses for the deal can be located under the ‘Package’ section.

How many people can sleep in a room?
All room types generally cater for up to 2 adults. Extra beds may be available on request*.

*Fees, terms & conditions apply, please refer to resort information.

How do I make a booking once I have purchased a Flybuys Travel voucher?
Customers will need to contact the Flybuys Travel team. When you contact us to make your booking, we will endeavour to book and confirm all components of your package within 72 hours of receiving your booking details. Should we not be able to confirm any component, we will contact you with an alternative within 72 hours. For further details regarding the booking process please refer to our full Terms & Conditions (use the link at the bottom of this page).

Can I cancel or make changes to my booking?
Should you need to cancel or amend for any reason once full payment is made, fees will apply. A minimum fee of $55 per person will apply in addition to any supplier imposed fees. For full details regarding cancellation or amendments, please refer to our Terms & Conditions (use the link at the bottom of this page).

Can I purchase travel insurance through Flybuys Travel?
Yes, you can purchase travel insurance. Please call 1300 833 414. The Australian Government advises that all travellers obtain travel insurance prior to travel. The insurance should cover loss of deposit and other monies through cancellation, loss or damage to personal baggage and loss of money, medical expenses, additional expenses to cover hotel accommodation and repatriation costs to Australia should any services need to be extended or curtailed due to illness or other insurable risks. Our reservations team can provide you with general information about travel insurance at the time of booking. If you do not require travel insurance, you agree to provide written acknowledgement that a recommendation to obtain travel insurance has been made to you by us.

How do I check room availability at the resort?
You can check room availability by clicking the ‘Book Now’ button. This has live, up-to-date availability. Simply select a date in the calendar above the availability grid. For airfare availability, please contact Flybuys Travel on 1300 833 414.

If I want to travel on a particular date but haven’t purchased a Flybuys Travel voucher, can the booking/room be held for me until I have purchased the voucher?
No. Bookings/rooms cannot be held without voucher purchase.

What is the promotion availability?
Your booking is subject to the availability of the actual rooms provided by the resort for the Flybuys Travel promotion. This allocation of rooms is well in excess of the rooms required to satisfy the offer, however, not all rooms available at the resort on any given day will be available to guests participating in the promotion offer. Please note that booking available rooms is on a First Come First Served basis.

Can I contact the resort directly to make a booking/redeem my voucher or check availability?
No. Bookings/voucher redemptions and availability checks must be made through Flybuys Travel.

I haven’t received my Flybuys Travel voucher yet. What do I do?
Please call the Flybuys Travel team on 1300 833 414.

Where can I find full terms and conditions for Flybuys Travel?
Please click our Terms & Conditions link located at the bottom of this page.

TRAVEL DATES:

  • Selected travel dates between 20 March 2022 – 04 September 2022

HIGH SEASON SURCHARGE DATES:

Add from $200 per person* for departures on:

  • 20 March 2022

STAY LONGER:

Hobart pre or post tour accommodation with breakfast (minimum 2 night stay):

  • Travel in May-Aug: From $275 per room per night*
  • Travel in Sep-Apr: From $375 per room per night*

Extra accommodation is on request and subject to availability.

PRICING

  • Ex Melbourne from $1,790pp*
  • Ex Sydney from $1,790pp*
  • Ex Adelaide from $1,990pp*
  • Ex Brisbane from $1,990pp*
  • Ex Perth from $2,240pp*

Prices are correct at time of publication and are subject to availability, change, cancellation or withdrawal without notice. All prices are in Australian dollars per person twin share unless stated otherwise.

LOW DEPOSIT

  • An initial deposit from $199 per person* is required to secure your booking.
  • A second deposit (partial payment) is required 8 months before departure for flights – the amount to be advised by the consultant at the time of booking.
  • The final balance will be due 3 months before departure.

FLIGHTS

Flights will be ticketed at any time after a deposit is received. The flights included in your package are based on a specific predetermined airfare allowance. Should there be a significant increase in airfares, taxes or government fees at the time of booking flights, then an airfare supplement may be imposed. The flights team will discuss options with you prior to ticketing, should this situation arise. Flights may not operate daily or directly to your destination. Customers may be required to transit in Sydney or Melbourne.

EXCLUSIONS

Airport transfers, meals not stated, travel insurance and anything not stated are at your own expense.

SOLO OCCUPANCY

A single supplement from $699 per person for solo occupancy is payable in addition to the twin share price.

CHILD POLICY

Children under 5 years of age are not permitted. A $300 per child discount applies for children 5-11 years old sharing existing bedding with an accompanying adult. Children requiring their own bed are subject to adult pricing.

TRIPLE SHARE

Triple share is not available.

BOOKING CONFIRMATION

Due to high demand and limited availability of these special rates, bookings are not confirmed until confirmation is sent; usually within 48 hours.

COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

It is the customer’s responsibility to check the country of departure and country of arrival’s COVID-19 restrictions. Our third party supplier partners (e.g. airlines, cruise lines, accommodation and touring operators etc) may also have additional restrictions. It is the customer’s responsibility to check that all travellers in your party also meet all requirements. The situation is fluid and as such country and state entry requirements, along with third party supplier requirements, are changing frequently. All travellers must comply with their final destination’s immigration and health requirements.

VACCINATIONS

Health requirements are the responsibility of all individual travellers. Should any mandatory quarantine or testing be required, this will be at your own expense and for you to arrange. Please be advised that any costs for these requirements will be at your own expense. Our consultants are not qualified to advise you on vaccinations. Please contact your doctor or a specialist vaccination clinic for advice.

FITNESS REQUIREMENTS

A medium level of fitness is required to fully enjoy this tour. The tour is conducted predominantly at a medium pace with regular breaks on the coach while in transit to destinations, and may involve a couple of a longer travel days to the National Parks. Cradle Mountain consists of relatively short, brisk and flat walks on well-formed tracks. While suitable for most people with a decent level of fitness, a longer 1.3km ascent to the Wineglass Bay Lookout involves steep steps on sections of the loose gravel track. You do not have to walk the entire track if too physically demanding. You will typically spend several nights at one location which means less time packing and unpacking. You will be required to move about unassisted, including boarding and alighting vehicles, ascending and descending stairs, walking on uneven or steep terrain, and handling your own luggage. This tour is not suitable for guests requiring mobility scooters and wheelchairs.

BAGGAGE LIMIT

Baggage is strictly limited to one piece per person, superseding any other baggage allowance.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATION

Every effort will be made to accommodate you in the hotels and properties listed. In the unforeseen event that the listed hotels are not available, substitutes of a similar standard will be provided. All hotel ratings are local or self-ratings provided by the supplier. All rooms will be lead-in category or run of house unless otherwise specified. The standard check-in time is after 2pm and check-out is before 10am.

DIETARY

Please notify us of any special dietary requirements at the time of booking but note that choices may be limited or not catered for.

MINIMUM NUMBERS

The operation of the tour is subject to availability and a minimum group size of 10 passengers. If the tour does not operate, you will be offered a credit.

ITINERARY

The operating schedule and itinerary may be impacted without notice by adverse weather, seasonal factors, closures, local conditions, COVID-19 or other factors beyond our control including force majeure. The itinerary and its order, sightseeing and transportation may be adjusted as deemed appropriate by the operator for optimum safety, enjoyment and operation.

DOCUMENTATION

Final documentation will be emailed within two weeks of departure of the respective travel component.

TRAVEL INSURANCE

Travel insurance is not included and is strongly recommended. Ask our holiday experts for great coverage options.

FORCE MAJEURE

Force majeure means any natural disaster, accident, fire, act of God, act of war, terrorism, legally binding judgment, injunction, action of a court or other relevant authority, emergency, unplanned repairs, maintenance, strike, industrial dispute, work ban, blockade or picketing, travel ban, pandemic, epidemic or outbreak of infectious disease, or other event beyond our reasonable direct or indirect control. In case of force majeure or other extraordinary event that prevents safe travel, the supplier reserves the right to adjust, postpone or cancel the trip.

TERMS & CONDITIONS:

9 months interest free available from $91.80 per week for two people.

*From price. All prices below are in Australian Dollars and are based on per person twin share occupancy unless stated otherwise.

*Savings % is calculated on the maximum discount across all ex points.

*Valued at price is based on the maximum price across all ex points.

BOOK BY:  11 FEBRUARY 2022

Amendment Charges
Please note, booking amendments will incur a minimum fee of $55 per person, together with any additional amendment fees applied by the service providers. Date changes are subject to availability, seasonality charges, and blackout dates.

Cancellation Charges
Please note, cancelled bookings will incur charges. Our travel service providers are entitled to impose cancellation charges, which can be up to 100% of the amount paid to them for the relevant service, regardless of whether travel has commenced. If any refunds are received from travel service providers, they will be passed on to you, less a minimum cancellation fee of $150 per person.

Booking Credit Note
Any booking may be converted to a booking credit note.  Booking credit notes will still attract any applicable supplier fees but will not incur amendment or cancellation fees by us.  Each credit note will be valid for 12 months from the date your booking is placed into credit.  A booking credit note can be used for one or more future travel bookings, where the entire balance of a credit note is not used any balance will be held in accordance with these terms and conditions.  Once a new booking is made using a credit note, standard terms and conditions apply.  Booking credit notes are non-transferrable, non-refundable, and cannot be redeemed for cash or gift vouchers.

Peace of Mind Policy
Any bookings cancelled by the supplier due to COVID-19, a fee free amendment or full credit will be offered. If flights are cancelled by the airline due to COVID-19, your booking will be subject to the applicable airline policy effective at the time of cancellation.

Prices are correct at the time of publication, are twin share per person, may change without notice & subject to availability. Restrictions & conditions apply. See website for full terms, conditions & travel dates. Prices quoted are on sale until 11 FEBRUARY 2022 unless otherwise stated or sold out prior. Seasonal surcharges & blackout dates may apply depending on date of travel.

^Guaranteed availability on selected travel dates only. Restrictions & conditions apply. See website for full terms, conditions & travel dates. Please ask us for further details or visit our website at https://escapes.flybuystravel.com.au. Escapes by Flybuys provides holiday packages offered by Ignite Holidays Pty Ltd & is a subsidiary of Ignite Travel Group. ATAS Accreditation No. A10345.

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