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Botanica

Private Gardens, Art & Taste of Tasmania with Bruny Island

Launceston to Hobart

Trip Code: BTT09
9 Days
13 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.

Hobart's Hottest Attractions

Explore the famous Salamanca market and MONA Gallery and venture to the glorious Bruny Island.

  • 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
  • 13 Meals

Map & Itinerary

Trip Notes

  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • 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
  • Group size 22-28 guests
  • Can be combined with: Victorian Homesteads, Mansions & Gardens BTHG7
  • Prices are for land only. Flights not included
Australia Map BTT09 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 a local winery 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: Five 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 special 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. Enjoy an evening at leisure in Hobart to dine at one of the many restaurants close to your hotel.

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Spend a full day on Bruny Island, a gourmet food destination known for its stunning beauty and abundant wildlife. Sample local produce and take in the iconic views such as ‘the neck’ lookout before returning to Hobart this afternoon.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Your tour concludes after breakfast this morning. Transfer to the airport for your ongoing flight.

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

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