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AU/TAS/EXPED17 | 5 Night(s) Package

5 Nights Around Tasmania Expedition Drive


Stopover: Hobart, Curringa Farm, Strahan, Cradle Mountain & Launceston

Inclusion


~ 5 Days Hertz Rental with Zero Excess (Max coverage) - FCAR (Toyota Camry or similar) / FVAR (Kia Grand Carnival or similar for 4A)
~ National Holiday Park Pass (per car basis)
~ 5 Nights Accommodation as below:-
* 1N Hadley's Orient Hotel, Hotel Twin Room including full breakfast (Family room for 3A,4A,2A1C,2A2C)
* 1N Curringa Farm, Self Contained Cottage
* 1N The Strahan Village, Hilltop Standard Room
* 1N Cradle Mountain Hotel, Standard Queen Room
* 1N Country Club Villas Launceston, 1 Bedroom Villa (2 Bedroom Villa for 3A/4A/2A2C)
~ Choice of 1 of the following cruise tours in Strahan:
a) Morning Strahan Gordon River Cruise
b) Bonnet Island Penguin Experience Twilight Tour (Not applicable on the 25Dec'17)

**JETABOUT EXCLUSIVE BONUS**
(with purchase of Qantas flight with Jetabout Holidays, whilst stocks last)
~ FREE Australia SIM Card per car basis (worth A$30)

Suggested Itinerary

Day 1: Singapore - Hobart (via Melbourne)
QF 036 / SIN - MEL / 1955 - 0520+1 (7:25)
QF1501 / MEL - HBA / 0815 - 0930 (1:15) (TOTAL 11:35)
(Flight Details for reference only - not included in package - Subject to change)

Arrive early at Singapore Changi International Airport Terminal 1 for your flight check-in and depart for Hobart!

Day 2: Hobart
Upon arrival at Hobart Airport, pick up your car from Hertz's Car rental counter at the airport. Today start your sightseeing in Hobart, browse through antique stores, discover stunning arts and crafts, linger over a coffee in one the street cafes, explore the fishing harbour but don't miss Salamanca Markets on Saturday morning. Join a Derwent River Cruise or tour of the famous Cadbury's Chocolate Factory, or visit the Antarctic Adventure Centre.

For dinner, drop off at Fish Frenzy to enjoy the freshest of seafood in the heart of Hobart's historic waterfront precinct! Not only is it famous for its delicious, daily fresh fish and chips, grilled seafood, salads and amazing hot seafood chowder, the fast and friendly service is complemented by the incredible location overlooking the docks and working port.

Overnight in Hobart.

Day 3: Hobart - Richmond - Bonorong - Curringa Farm
Estimated distance: 150km / 2 hours

Early morning visit the old-world village of Richmond less than 30 minutes drive from Hobart. See Australia's oldest freestone road bridge built by convicts in 1823 and Australia's oldest Roman Catholic Church.

En route to Curringa Farm, drop by at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary for a visit. Bonorong is not a zoo, but a sanctuary specialising in the care and rehabilitation of orphaned and injured wildlife while giving visitors an up-close and personal experience. Get to learn about some of species that are sadly now extinct everywhere but Tasmania, which include the Tasmanian Devil, the Eastern Quoll, the Tasmanian Pademelon and the shy Tasmanian Bettong. These four marsupial species have made their last stand Tasmania and other marsupials sadly are at risk of joining that list. (Entry fee applies)

After lunch, depart for Curringa Farm located near Hamilton, an hour from Hobart. Curringa Farm is open daily for farm tours, meals and accommodation. Day tours offer visitors an authentic view of a sheep and cropping farm. See working farm dogs, sheep shearing and environmentally friendly farming practices. Curringa Farm stretches over 300 hectares and is close to Mt Field National Park. Each cottage is fully equipped with kitchens, spa baths, decks, gas barbeques and overlook Lake Meadowbank. Breakfast provisions including homemade bread, bacon and eggs will be provided. Evening provisions, including wine, can also be arranged and charged separately.

Overnight in Curringa Farm.

Day 4: Curringa Farm - Russell Falls - Strahan
Estimated distance: 294km / 4 hours

Early morning depart Curringa Farm for Russell Falls. Russell Falls is one of Tasmania's most treasured and photographed places. The falls delight every visitor and can be reached by an easy track that suits some wheelchair users and those with strollers. Watch out for wildlife along the way, including cute pademelons. Take a break at Lake St Clair, Australia's deepest lake. Visit the historic mining town of Queenstown before driving to the harbourside village of Strahan.

Overnight in Strahan.

Day 5: Strahan - Cradle Mountain
Estimated distance: 142km / 2 hours

Early morning arrive at the Activity Centre, Strahan Wharf, 15 minutes prior to departure for Stahan Gordon River Cruise. Cruise departs the Strahan Activity Centre at 8:30am, returning approx 2:15pm. Step aboard the new Lady Jane Franklin II, the quiet, comfortable way to explore pristine World Heritage Area wilderness. Cruise across Macquarie Harbour to discover the magnificent Gordon River with its ancient Huon pines and perfect Reflections. With floor to ceiling windows, and an expansive glass atrium you will cruise on a 212 passenger luxury catamaran. Lunch will be provided. Journey to Cradle Mountain thereafter.

Overnight in Cradle Mountain.

Day 6: Cradle Mountain - Sheffield - Chudleigh - Evandale - Relbia - Launceston
Estimated distance: 200km / 3 hour 20 minutes

Spend the morning exploring Cradle Mountain, visiting Dove Lake and the Visitor Centre. The awesome beauty of this region is truly inspiring.

En route to Launceton, stop by at Sheffield, as known as the "Town of Murals". Delightful murals are painted on the side walls of most of the buildings throughout the town. Experience history told through art, as you wander through the outdoor art gallery.

Thereafter, visit to the The Honey Farm at Chudleigh to taste up to 50 different varieties of honey including Tasmania's famous Leatherwood honey.

Lunch visit to Tasmanian Gourmet Sauce Company, a production and tasting centre near Evandale, 20 minutes drive south of Launceston. Enjoy free tastings of all the different sauces and fill up you bags with a variety of berry fruit sauces, chocolate sauces, apricot chutney, Cumberland sauce and even the Thai Chilli sauce!

En route visit to Josef Chromy Winery at Relbia to purchase their award winning Chardonnay before arriving into Launceston. Do remember to request for bubble wrapping for convenience of shipping your wines home!

Overnight in Launceston.

Day 7: Launceston - Singapore (via Melbourne)
QF2284 / LST - MEL / 1335 - 1450 (1:15)
EK:QF8405 / MEL - SIN / 1800 - 2350 (7:50) (TOTAL 12:15)
(Flight details for reference only - not included in package. Subject to change)

After breakfast, check out of hotel and proceed to Launceston Airport for your departure flight back home!

Additional Information / Supplement

(Subject to change without prior notice)
*** CAR RENTAL EXTENSION RATES IN SGD$ PER DAY ***
Valid for car pickup from Airport with Zero Excess (Max Coverage)
Car Model / SimilarDaily Rates for rental between 4-6 days
Group D - Toyota Camry Sedan or similar100
Group T - Kia Carnivale or similar120


Important Notes


~ Valid for travel to be completed by 30 Sep 17.
~ Booking and full payment must be completed by 30 Sep 17.
~ Code: DIRECT; PARKPASS/TE
~ Airfare is NOT included in this package.
~ Confirmation is subject to room and seats availability.
~ Strict cancellation policy apply once booking is confirmed.
~ Price for child is valid when sharing with 2 adults using existing bedding.
~ Payment may be made in Singapore Dollars by cash, NETS, cheques or Visa/Mastercard only.
~ Due to fluctuation on currency exchange, prices are subject to change without prior notice.


Surcharges (Airlines / Hotels)


Above prices quoted exclude the following surcharges which will be collected upon confirmation of package:
~ ONE way car rental supplement of A$33 applies (payable direct).
~ Hotel high season surcharge applies as follows:-
* Hadley's Orient Hotel at S$90 per room per night for stay on/between 01Apr - 30Apr and 01Sep - 30Sep'17.
* Strahan Village at S$20 per room per night for stay on/between 01Apr - 30Apr and S$40 per room per night for stay on/between 29Sep - 30Sep'17.
* Cradle Moutain Hotel at S$60 per room per night for stay on/between 01Apr - 30Apr and 29Sep - 30Sep'17.
* Country Club Villas at S$25 per room per night for stay on/between 01Apr - 30Apr'17.

TRAVEL START DATE


Choose your hotel room
Room Type
Hotel Rating
Adult
Child

Passenger(s) Bedding and Room(s)

Remarks


Above prices quoted exclude the following surcharges which will be collected upon confirmation of package:
~ ONE way car rental supplement of A$33 applies (payable direct).
~ Hotel high season surcharge applies as follows:-
* Hadley's Orient Hotel at S$90 per room per night for stay on/between 01Apr - 30Apr and 01Sep - 30Sep'17.
* Strahan Village at S$20 per room per night for stay on/between 01Apr - 30Apr and S$40 per room per night for stay on/between 29Sep - 30Sep'17.
* Cradle Moutain Hotel at S$60 per room per night for stay on/between 01Apr - 30Apr and 29Sep - 30Sep'17.
* Country Club Villas at S$15 per room per night for stay on/between 01Apr - 30Apr'17.

Room Type 5 Nights Around Tasmania Expedition Drive
Adult (A) Child (C)
1A 2A 3A 4A 1A1C 2A1C 2A2C
2017-04-01 ~ 2017-09-30
As per itinerary 1655 890 730 645 865 340 270
Price per person in SGD$

Additional Information / Supplement

(Subject to change without prior notice)
*** CAR RENTAL EXTENSION RATES IN SGD$ PER DAY ***
Valid for car pickup from Airport with Zero Excess (Max Coverage)