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Why this is the best time of year to visit Tasmania

Indulge in Tasmania’s rich history, vast wilderness areas, spectacular mountains, dazzling beaches and the freshest food and wine imaginable. Experience the best Tasmania has to offer on an all-inclusive luxury tour with Discover Australia Holidays, and right now you can save 21%. 

Home to just 500,000 people, the island of Tasmania is as intimate as it is beautiful. Its gorgeous capital city, Hobart, is home to MONA, one of the world's most intriguing art galleries, while northern Launceston is one of the few cities on the planet to be wrapped around a gorge. As you tour the island state you can go from beach-lined coasts to World Heritage-listed mountain areas in just a few hours. Along the way you'll pass welcoming farm-gate producers, cellar doors and restaurants specialising in local produce so fresh it's the envy of the culinary world.

Immerse yourself in the natural treasures of Tassie with splendid wilderness cruises, exclusive access tours and more special touches from Discover Australia Holidays.

Now is the perfect time to book your summer adventure. Compare 18 amazing Tassie touring packages such as the three listed here.

Hobart All-Inclusive Touring
Enjoy all-inclusive Hobart touring at its best, featuring Bruny Island Wilderness with eco cruise, Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, MONA, special Peppermint Bay lunch cruise, more magnificent cruises and more meals. Everything is included in this popular 6-day package including flights, Tasmania luxury touring, 3 cruises, accommodation, breakfast daily and personalised transfers. Enjoy breakfast daily and luxury coach tours of Port Arthur, MONA and Hobart. Experience a famous wildlife eco-cruise around Bruny Island’s rugged coast, a cruise along the Derwent River and a special lunch at Peppermint Bay. Check out the 6-Day Hobart All-Inclusive Touring from just $1,110.

Hobart & Launceston All-Inclusive Touring

Combine Hobart and Launceston based touring, featuring Cradle Mountain, Bay of Fires, Cataract Gorge, Bruny Island Wilderness Coast, Port Arthur, amazing cruises and more meals. This incredible 10-day package includes 5 nights in Hobart and 4 nights in Launceston. Find out more about the 10-Day Hobart & Launceston All-Inclusive Touring from just $2,060.

Tasmania All-Inclusive Touring

 You just can’t get too much of Tasmania. This comprehensive all-inclusive touring holiday features some of Tasmania’s best features, like Wineglass Bay, Cradle Mountain, Bay of Fires, the Huon Valley, Russell Falls, Port Arthur, Bruny Island, Mt Wellington, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and much more. Enjoy 5 cruises, including a special gourmet lunch cruises to Peppermint Bay and Batman Bridge, and cruises to Bruny Island, Carnarvon Bay and the Derwent River. Experience a gourmet food tour, abalone, chocolate, wine, cheese and fruit tastings. Take in the spectacular views of the azure waters at Wineglass Bay and get up close to Tasmanian Devils. Spend 10 days in Hobart and 5 days in Launceston in the all-inclusive package, including flights, luxury coach touring, cruises, hotels, breakfast daily, more meals and personalised transfers. Experience truly memorable Tasmania touring. Check out the 15-Day Tasmania All-Inclusive Touring from just $3,026.

Compare Tasmania Touring 

Choose between 18 amazing Tasmanian touring holidays from a 5-day essentials escape, through to 2-week overnight premium coach touring. Summer is a great time to visit Tasmania and now is the best time to book to secure the best deal.

Right now, you can save up to 21% with the Summer Travel Sale prices across the full range of Tassie tours – exclusive to Discover Australia Holidays. But hurry, they’re selling out fast.

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