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Tasmania Wilderness Experience: Southwest National Park by Air with Bush Walk and Harbor Cruise

Highlights
  • Take a scenic flight from Hobart to Tasmania’s Southwest National Park
  • Meals are included depending on selected tour option
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off is provided
Tasmania Wilderness Experience: Southwest National Park by Air with Bush Walk and Harbor Cruise
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Tasmania Wilderness Experience: Southwest National Park by Air with Bush Walk and Harbor Cruise
From US$446.96
Overview
Discover Tasmania’s Southwest National Park by plane during this tour from Hobart. This remote UNESCO World Heritage Site is mostly accessible via plane or boat. During the flight, check out Hobart and southern Tasmania from above before touching down inside the wilderness setting. Then board a boat and cruise around Bathurst Harbour.
What to Expect
After being picked up at your Hobart hotel, begin your small-group tour by taking flight in a plane from the Cambridge airport and enjoy the aerial views of the region. Land inside the remote wilderness of UNESCO–listed Southwest National Park, which is part of the Tasmania Wilderness World Heritage Area. Then, climb aboard a boat that crosses the inlet into Bathurst Harbour, which is about the size of Sydney Harbour, and catch a glimpse of the Celery Top Islands.

On the flight back to Cambridge, take in the sights of Mount Picton, Federation Peak, Huonville, and central Hobart. At the end of the tour, get dropped off at your hotel.

Lunch and brief guided bush walks are included during the full-day tour option. Plus, from May to October, there’s a special winter option that includes lunch and additional time at Claytons Corner on Bathurst Harbour.
Reviews (51)
1 - 5 of 25 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Amazing experiences!

I joined the Southwest Wilderness Experience which included a scenic flights, cruise, lunch & walk. The flight from Hobart to Melaleuca was fascinating. Though it was a bit cloudy but that didn’t affect the view at all - it was spectacular! We managed to see...More

Thank ochy0717
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile
Extremely Disappointed at Service Staff

I booked a flight and tour for my partner's birthday and arranged for the children to be cared for. We arrived early and eagerly at Par Avion only to be told that the tour had been cancelled. I'm well aware that weather circumstances leave flights...More

2  Thank GirlAboutBallarat
ParAvionManagement, General Manager at Par Avion Wilderness Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hi Thanks for the giving us the feedback, firstly we apologise that we didn't try to contact you on more than one occasion to let you know that the tour was cancelled. I have spoken to the service staff and this isn't our usual protocol...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Only way to see the REAL Tasmania

Great 6 hour experience.2 hours flying over the remote south coast and SW wilderness mountains .Truely gives you a perspective of size and "remote". Our pilot ,Michael, also a great raconteur, made the day very interesting with his local knowledge....Well worth the $$$, A fabulous...More

Thank brian s
Reviewed 4 May 2018
Absolutely amazing day in the Southwest of my home state!!

My family and I did the Day in the Wilderness Tour on the 11th February 2018 with James as our tour guide at Melaleuca and Gavin as our pilot on the way back to Cambridge. We had an absolutely amazing time and it was definitely...More

1  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile
Orange bellied parrots

We saw them! Even this late in the season. Great staff and service. Weather was bad the first two attempts but fabulous on the third try.

Thank Michael H
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