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Botanica

Private Gardens, Art & Taste of Tasmania

Launceston to Hobart

Trip Code: BTT07
7 Days
10 Meals
2019-20

Trip Highlights

Tassie's Most Iconic Gardens

Visit the famous gardens of Woolmers Estate, Brickenden, Hobart Botanical Gardens and more.

Private Gardens and more

Visit private gardens and spectacular natural scenery including Russell Falls.

Food and Art of Tasmania

Experience gourmet tastings as well as the famous Salamanca market and MONA Gallery.

  • Trip Inclusions
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Similar Trips

Trip Inclusions

  • All sightseeing & touring as per the itinerary
  • Services of a Coach Driver & Botanical Guide
  • Airport transfers on first & last day, tipping & porterage
  • Stay in good quality, centrally located hotels
  • Travel in a small group in a luxury vehicle
  • 10 Meals

Map & Itinerary

Trip Notes

  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Group size 22-28 guests
  • Low Fitness Level - involves walking on uneven surfaces and stairs, and be able to stand up for up to one hour and keep up with the pace of the group
  • Prices are for land only. Flights not included
Australia Map BTT07 2019-21
Launceston to Hobart

Be picked up at the airport at 1pm or the hotel at 2pm. Enjoy a city tour which includes the beautiful Cataract Gorge. Afterwards, enjoy fine local produce and a glass of wine at Josef Chromy Estate before a Welcome Dinner at your hotel.

Stay: Three Nights, Launceston, Grand Chancellor Hotel

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  • Dinner

See the villages of Evandale and Longford, and enjoy morning tea at the Gourmet Sauce and Topiary Garden. Later, visit Brickendon Heritage Garden, Woolmers Estate and the National Rose Garden.

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  • Breakfast

Explore private gardens including Old Wesley Dale, a peaceful English garden abounding with hedges and walls, productive potage and lovely vistas drawing from borrowed natural landscapes. This evening enjoy a gourmet dinner at Stillwater Restaurant.

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  • Dinner

Discover the delights of central Tasmania with a visit to a private garden near Launceston. Admire the cottage gardens in the historic towns of Oatlands and Richmond. At Ross, visit the convict-built bridge and view the township’s cottage gardens before arriving in Hobart.

Stay: Three Nights, Hobart, Grand Chancellor Hotel

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

After breakfast visit Corinda House and admire the symmetrical parterres and box hedges. Explore the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, and enjoy a free afternoon before taking a tour of The Henry Jones Hotel’s private art collection.

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  • Breakfast

At Prospect Villa, wander amid ten garden rooms protected by 170-year-old walls. Visit Russell Falls in Mt Field National Park. Visit Epsom House, one of Australia’s oldest houses. The property features many established trees including elms, cypress, cedar and eucalypts. Enjoy a special musical soirée during this evening’s Farewell Dinner at Epsom House.

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  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Wander through Salamanca Market to see the local arts, crafts and produce on sale. Visit the Museum of Old and New Art MONA Gallery, or try some delicacies at the Barilla Bay Oyster Farm then transfer to the airport at 2.30pm.

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  • Breakfast

In all we had a fantastic holiday. We would recommend Botanica to all who'll ask.

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