Visit one of the world's most beautiful beaches at the Bay of Fires. Departing from Launceston, travel amongst rainforests and farmlands of North East of Tasmania and enjoy a picnic lunch in an idyllic setting.
This tour takes you through some of the prettiest locations in Tasmania, from the green rolling hills and fertile farmlands around Lilydale and Scottsdale, to the temperate rainforest of the Weldborough Pass, and to the coastal region of the Bay Of Fires.
Highlights : Enjoy seeing rolling green hills of North Eastern Tasmania.
See the Bridestowe Lavender Farm (available from September-April), home to Bobbie the Bridestowe Bear
See heritage tin mining townships of Branxholm and Derby
Price Includes : Bus
Price Excludes : * Optional Gratuities
Itinerary : Meetup at Cornwall Square at Launceston TAS 7250, Australia.
Departure time: 08:45
You are advised to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the final assigned time at the designated meeting/pickup location.
Pass through these places:
Quaint country township of Lilydale
Bridestowe Lavender Farm (available from September-April), home to Bobbie the Bridestowe Bear
Rural hub of Scottsdale
Time permitting - the tree carvings of Legerwood
Heritage tin mining townships of Branxholm and Derby
Temperate rainforest of Weldborough Pass
A short walk through the rainforest full of Myrtle, Sassafras trees along with huge tree ferns
Time permitting - cheese tastings at the Holy Cow Cafe, Pyengana Cheese Factory
Bay of Fires
Binalong Bay Beach
View/climb orange lichen covered granite outcrops
Beach walk along Taylor's Beach
Farm fresh oysters at Lease 65
Fishing boats at St. Helens Wharf
Beaumaris and Scamander
Coal mining townships of Fingal and Avoca
Expansive grazing lands featuring Merino sheep and Angus cattle
Historical Northern Midlands
Heritage convict township of Cleveland and Perth
End of tour
End time: 18:00
Warnings : - In cases of extreme weather conditions, this tour may be cancelled. In such cases, your host will get in touch with you directly.
Bay of Fires Full-day Tour