Hobart Long Weekend - 4 Days
- Duration: 4 Days (approx.)
- Product code: LHHFWR
Day 1: Welcome to Hobart On arrival at Hobart Airport you’ll be transferred to your hotel (flights to arrive prior to 12.30pm). It’s day one of your long weekend away! Meet a local guide and set out for an afternoon of wine tasting and cultural regeneration at Hobart’s most fascinating attraction, MONA. You’ll taste Moorilla Estate’s fine wines before letting loose in the evocative gallery of the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA). After exploring David Walsh’s famous collections, board MONA’s luxury catamaran to cruise down the Derwent River back to Brook Street Pier before joining your guide for a drink in one of Salamanca Place’s bars. Your guide will make sure they leave no questions unanswered so you’re comfortable with all arrangements over the next few days.
Hotel: Travelodge Hobart (Standard), 3 nights.
This morning you’ll explore iconic Salamanca Market, within walking distance of your hotel. Whether you’re into fresh produce, art and crafts, food and wine, cafés and dining or history, this vibrant marketplace has it all. Get lost wandering though cobble stone alley ways, exploring the Georgian sandstone warehouses or one of the numerous artist galleries or sit back and people watch at one of the cafés with a refreshing drink or bite to eat. This afternoon ask your guide for hints and tips on how to spend your afternoon. You may choose to join a trip to historic Richmond or just enjoy relaxing in the historic city
Included Meals: Breakfast
Discover the best of Bruny Island on a tour of the spectacular landscapes, gourmet produce and inspiring local people. Savour a delicious al fresco morning tea and a cellar-door lunch of specialty produce including cheese, oysters, salmon, wine, bread and berries – all grown, made or harvested on Bruny Island. Enjoy short walks in the South Bruny National Park and see white wallabies, native wildlife and birds in their natural habitat. Bruny Island truly does provide Tasmania’s ultimate wilderness experience. It has a feeling of being untouched and undiscovered – you’re just one of the lucky ones. Return to Hobart after a day to remember.
Included Meals: Breakfast and Lunch
This morning take the chance to savour a delicious breakfast at Customs House before you’re transferred to the airport for your flight home. We know you’ll be recharged and rejuvenated after your long weekend away. You’ll be transferred to Hobart Airport for your onward flight (flights anytime).
Included Meals: Breakfast
4 Day Short Break
Most Fridays, Hobart
Morning of Day 4, Hobart
The above prices are the starting prices and only applicable during off seasons. Surcharges are applied for travel between 1/12 to 28/2, during any festival (like Chinese New Year etc), cruise arrival time and on School and Public Holidays in Australia due to the increase in accommodation cost. So contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org before you book to get the right price.
- Breakfast (3)
- Lunch (1)
- Wine Tasting
- Experienced Driver Guides
- Detailed and informative commentary
- Travel in an air-conditioned coach
- Return airport transfers- flight details to be provided 45 days prior to travel
What to bring
- Comfortable walking shoes
- Sunglasses, hat and sunscreen
- Water bottle
- Jacket in the cooler months
Low to medium level of fitness required. There are a few walks and a tour of the lighthouse on Bruny Island.
Times are approximate. Schedule may be rearranged on the day.DAY 12.00pmShort Break begins3.00pmTravel to MONA6.00pmReturn to HobartDAY 2Free DaySalamanca Market open 8am – 3pmDAY 37.45amDepart Hotel8.00amBruny Island Day Trip5.30pmArrive back in HobartDAY 4At leisureBreakfast at Customs HouseApprox 1.5hrs prior to flightTransfer to Hobart Airport