Cradle Mountains Day Tour

  • Duration : 9 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Cradle Mountains
  • Product code : L765
From AUD $168.00

Awaken your senses to the magnificent splendour that is Cradle Mountain... Go deep into the Tasmanian forest and experience the solitary wilderness of waterfalls, glacial lakes, rainforest, wildlife and unsurpassed beauty of this World Heritage listed National Park. Discover many walks throughout the rainforest - catch your breath as you first glimpse the craggy outcrop of majestic Cradle Mountain towering above sparkling Dove Lake plateau.

Highlights of this tour
  • Travel through green pastures south west of Launceston
  • Mountains of the Great Western Tiers guide you towards Cradle Mountain National Park
  • Pass quaint and historical towns of Carrick, Hagley and Westbury
  • Scenic town of Deloraine - hub between Launceston and Devonport
  • Tour Sheffield - town of murals
  • Traverse through dense forest and mountainous terrain
  • Look for wombats, potaroos and wallabies in Cradle Mountain National Park
  • Stop at Cradle Village Café for lunch or purchase lunch from the town of Sheffield (own expense) 
  • Visit the Cradle Mountain Visitor Centre for an appreciation of the Cradle Mountain National Park
  • Take a short stroll along Enchanted Forest Walk viewing pencil pine, lush forest and a spectacular waterfall
  • Stand in awe as you take in the powerful and majestic Cradle Mountain reigning over the picturesque Dove Lake
  • Take a short walk around Dove Lake taking in the views of Cradle Mountain (weather permitting)
  • Visit Waldheim Chalet (forest home) of Gustav Weindorfers
  • Stop at Ashgrove Cheese Farm for some famous Tasmanian cheese
  • Learn how cheese is made and sample the numerous variety of cheese made on the premises

Operates

Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun
Departs: 8.30am from Launceston Returns:5.00pm

Fare Includes

National park entrance fee and Ashgrove Cheese Farm