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TASMANIA FEATURED PARTNERS AND LOCAL TOURING / Australia Australia / PERTH & BEYOND FEATURED PARTNERS AND LOCAL TOURING 6 Day Icons of Tasmania Guided Tour 4 Day Perth City Stay This 6 day tour allows you to experience the magic of Australia’s island state. Designed by people who know and love Tasmania, this small group tour with Premier Travel Tasmania incorporates Tasmanian icons such as the UNESCO World Heritage listed Cradle Mountain, the ancient rainforest along the Gordon River, famous Wineglass Bay, the Tasmanian devil, the convict ruins of Port Arthur and Salamanca market in Hobart. If you only have a few days but want to explore Western Australia then this four day package will give you a great taste of the west in a short period of time. The stunning limestone formations of the Pinnacles can be visited all year round, spring brings wildlowers in full bloom, dawn brings spectacular shadows cast by the unusual formations and the sunset brings an eerie landscape. Margaret River is a small laid-back town west of Perth and is a premium wine region producing over 15 per cent of Australia's premium wine. Highlights (included): • Wildlife Sanctuary visit • Port Arthur historic site • Wineglass bay and Freycinet National Park • Gordon River cruise • UNESCO World Heritage Cradle Mountain • Hobart's Salamanca market Day 1: Day 2: Day 3: Day 4: Day 5: Day 6: Highlights (included): • Pinnacles Desert day tour • Margaret River day tour Day 1: Day 2: Day 3: Day 4: Hobart arrival Strahan experience including scenic flight and Gordon River Tasman Peninsula and Port Arthur Hobart – Freycinet National Park and Wineglass Bay Freycinet National Park – Cradle Mountain Cradle Mountain – Dove Lake – Launceston Perth Pinnacles Desert Margaret River Depart Perth Package includes: 3 nights of accommodation (3 – 5 star), airport transfers, sightseeing and attractions as listed above. Package includes: 5 nights of accommodation, hobart air transfers, small group touring with a local guide, transport in comfortable well-appointed vehicle, flights during Strahan experience, national parks passes, 9 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches. Pricing from. $3,725 Pricing from. $649 Pricing is per person, double occupancy Pricing is per person, double occupancy 7 Day Tasmanian Wildlife and Wilderness Tour Rottnest Express Experience Rottnest - Self Guided Tasmania, Australia's island state, provides a rare opportunity to encounter unique wildlife such as the Tasmanian devil, spotted quoll and kangaroo's amongst other lesser known wildlife. This tour with Premier Travel Tasmania will allow you the opportunity to closely experience wildlife with an expert local guide. Highlights (included): • Tour of Marakoopa Caves • Thousand Lakes Lodge wildlife tour • Devils in the Dark tour • Wineglass Bay Cruise • Bicheno Penguin Tour • Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary Day 1: Day 2: Day 3: Day 4: Day 5: Day 6: Day 7: Rottnest Island sits just offshore from the city of Perth, in Western Australia. A protected nature reserve, it is famous for being the home to the quokka, a small wallaby-like marsupial. White sand beaches and secluded coves include The Basin, with its shallow waters, and Thomson Bay, the main hub and ferry port. Launceston – Cradle Mountain Cradle Mountain and Dove Lake Cradle Mountain – Central Highlands East Coast – Bicheno Freycinet National Park – Wineglass Bay Maria Island – Hobart Mt. Field National Park – Bonorong Package includes: 6 nights of accommodation, small group touring with a local guide, transport in comfortable well-appointed vehicle, Maria Island ferry, national park passes, 14 meals: 6 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 1 dinner. Pricing from. Strickland Bay is known for its surf breaks, while reef breaks occur at Radar Reef, off the island’s far western tip. Rottnest Express offers an extensive range of both fully-escorted and self-guided day tour packages including complimentary morning transfers from hotels in Perth and Fremantle and a variety of on-island activities followed by an array of lunch options (not included in tour price). Pricing and Dates on Request Pricing is per person, double occupancy Day Touring 7 Day Tasmania's West Coast Wilderness Discover Rottnest – Coach Touring On this fully independent self drive tour experience Australia's island state and its breathtaking coastline, fresh produce, award worthy traditionally crafted beverages; well-preserved natural wilderness and unmatched marine and coastal life. • Rottnest Island touring • Margaret River Touring • Monkey Mia Hobart Hobart sightseeing Hobart – Strahan (4.5 hours) Wilderness cruising Strahan – Cradle Mountain (2 hours) Cradle Mountain Depart Cradle Mountain This is the complete tour of Rottnest, and the perfect way to take in the entirety of this spectacular island in one day. Explore the beauty and tranquillity of Rottnest from the comfort and relaxation of an air-conditioned coach. This 90 minute road trip takes you to some of Rottnest’s most spectacular locations, where you can experience the island’s diverse flora, fauna, history and culture for yourself with insightful commentary by our knowledgeable crew along the way. The Discover Rottnest tour stops at key vantage points around the island, where passengers can hop off the coach and stretch their legs as they soak up some of Rottnest’s world-famous views. Chances are, while you’re there, you will meet a quokka or two. Tour includes: return Ferry transfers to Rottnest Island, 90 minute coach tour, Rottnest Island admission Fee, Hotel Transfers, Swan River cruise (from Perth only). Optional: lunch, guided Quokka Walk. Package includes: 6 nights of hotel accommodation (3–4 star), 7 day mid-size car rental (conditions apply), sightseeing and attractions as noted above. Pricing is per person, double occupancy 58 11 Day Perth, South West and Coral Coast Highlights (included): • Hobart wilderness sightseeing tour • Strahan wilderness cruise Pricing from. Day Touring Some of Australia's best beaches combined with bustling markets, inner city parks, outdoor dining and amazing marine adventures are found in Perth, gateway to the vast south west. From towering native forests to whale watching, fine regional produce, wine, art galleries, boutiques and serious surfing, discover a top blend of exciting travel experiences. Highlights (included): Day 1: Day 2: Day 3: Day 4: Day 5: Day 6: Day 7: Travel to Rottnest by high-speed ferry from either Perth or Fremantle, and then explore the island at your own pace with your own rental bike that is included in this day tour package. With a variety of different trails on offer, the island caters to every range of fitness. Take in all the surrounds of this car free island as you explore the many iconic locations at Rottnest including: the crystal-clear waters of picturesque Parker Point, the boardwalk at the rugged West End, Wadjemup and Bathurst Longhouses, pink salt lakes. Don’t forget to keep an eye out and take a selfie with the happiest marsupials in the world, the quokkas! Experience the crystal-clear waters and diverse underwater ecosystems that surround Rottnest by adding snorkel hire to your package. A lot of the best snorkelling spots Rottnest has to offer are easily accessible by bike, so it's a great two-in-one way to experience the island. $1,599 Tasman Bridge, Hobart | Tourism Australia ANDERSON VACATIONS Day 1: Perth Day 2: Rottnest Island Day 3: Perth – Albany Day 4: Albany – Pemberton region Day 5: Pemberton – Margaret River Day 6: Margaret River – Perth Day 7: Perth – Kalbarri Day 8: Kalbarri – Monkey Mia Day 9: Monkey Mia – Geraldton Day 10: Geraldton – Perth Day 11: Depart Perth Package includes: 10 nights of accommodation (3 – 5 star), guided touring with some meals included between day 3 and day 10. Pricing from. $2,549 Day Touring www.andersonvacations.ca 59