Wineglass Bay Active Day Trip From Launceston Including East Coast Nature World
OverviewA huge day out combining walking,wildlife and sightseeing. See the stunning Wineglass Bay, explore Freycinet National Park, experience a Tasmanian Devil feeding and visit the gorgeous Ross Village all in one fantastic day.
- All entrance fees included
- Small-group tour by minibus
- Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
Know More about this tour
Wineglass Bay has been voted many times amongst the top beaches of the world. A perfect crescent shape, stunning colors and dazzling white sand make this one of Tasmanias not to be missed locations. Wineglass Bay is nestled in the Freycinet National Park on the East Coast of Tasmania. One of Tasmanias first National Parks this is a coastal area rich in stunning landscapes. Pink granite mountains form the backdrop for secluded bays, pristine waters, white sandy beaches, local wildlife and walking trails.
Depart Launceston ready for an action packed day out exploring the delights and highlights of the East Coast before finishing the day in Hobart.
The first stop today is in the pretty township of Ross, which boasts an old-world charm, convict history, and famous local bakery with Kikis Kitchen for you to explore on your morning stop.
From Ross, travel to the East Coast and head into the Freycinet National Park. This coastal National Park is the main destination for the day. Here the pink granite mountains form the backdrop for turquoise waters, secluded bays, beaches and sparkling white sand. There are opportunities for short or longer walks, a swim in the warmer months and great photos all year round! You will make a short stop as the group enters the park at Freycinet Marine Farm. Here enjoy the chance to buy some fresh oysters along the way.
Walk as a group to the Wineglass Bay Lookout an easy but uphill walk of around 45 - 60 minutes. Here the views make the walk well worth the effort! For the keen walkers, you can continue the walk down to Wineglass beach (2.5-hour return walking time). Once on the beach you have time to take a swim, relax, eat your lunch or meander along the white sands.
If you prefer to select the shorter walking option, then you can explore other areas of Freycinet with your tour guide. Visit Honeymoon Bay, Sleepy Bay, Cape Tourville Lighthouse - a great short walk.
Re-group ready for the return journey to Launceston. Your final stop on the East coast is at the Devils Corner Winery. This new attraction on the East Coast has amazing views, gelato, fresh seafood including oysters, and of course wine tasting. There is time for a stop here to take it all in before commencing the final drive back into Launceston. Return to Launceston around 6.30pm - 7.00pm.
Inclusions for Wineglass Bay Active Day Trip From Launceston Including East Coast Nature World
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
- Walking tour
- National Park fees
- Local guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
Exclusions for Wineglass Bay Active Day Trip From Launceston Including East Coast Nature World
- Food and drinks (please either pre purchase, or there will be the opportunity to purchase on tour)
- Gratuities (optional)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Minimum age to participate in tour is 8 years
A small amount of walking is involved; a suitable level of general health & fitness and physical abilities is essential
We provide accurate interpretation, and keep wildlife disturbance to a minimum by viewing from appropriate distances and informing our guests how to view wildlife with patience and respect. Activities are always confined to tracks and boardwalks to minimize negative impacts.
Hotel pickup time is between 7:00am and 7:30am depending on your location. Hotel pickup is available from central city Hotels and Hostels ( no AirBnBs). Please arrange pickup from your hotel at least 48 hours prior to departure with the tour operator.
Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.