There’s no better way to discover than on a self-drive holiday. Travelling by road is undoubtedly one of the best ways to explore and our selection of hand-crafted itineraries will take you to some of the most popular locations. Each itinerary incorporates car hire, and local experiences, along with a personalised Co-Pilot Kit to assist you along the way.

5 nights’ accommodation
Meals as specified
5 days car rental with GPS
Co-pilot self-drive kit

Hotel accommodation:

Launceston – Best Western Plus Launceston
Cradle Mountain National Park – Cradle Mountain Hotel
Strahan – Strahan Village
Hobart – Travelodge Hobart


Visit the arty town of Deloraine and pick up some local handicrafts
Walk around Dove Lake at the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park
Hike to the top of Montezuma Falls for beautiful photo opportunities


TRAVEL TYPE: Self drive


Day 1: Launceston

Collect your vehicle and explore Launceston. Only 10 minutes from the city centre is the magnificent Cataract Gorge. Overnight at Launceston.

Day 2: Launceston to Cradle Mountain – 142km

Drive to Deloraine and visit the many galleries and studios. Travel through scenic countryside to Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park. Stay the next two nights at Cradle Mountain.

Day 3: Cradle Mountain (B)

Today explore Cradle Mountain. Visit Devils @ Cradle and get up close with Tasmanian devils. Stay for the after dark feeding tour (extra charge).

Day 4: Cradle Mountain to Strahan – 138km (B)

Explore more of Cradle Mountain. Take a walk to spectacular Montezuma Falls at Rosebery and visit the mining museum at Zeehan. Continue to harbourside Strahan. Overnight at Strahan Village.

Day 5: Strahan to Hobart – 298km

Take an optional Gordon River cruise (extra charge). From Strahan the road winds along to Queenstown and on to Derwent Bridge. Continue south and on to Hobart. Overnight at Hobart.

Day 6: Hobart

Valid Travel Dates:
17 Sep – 31 Mar 21
Terms & Conditions: Prices are a guide only, subject to change and availability and are in Australian Dollars. From prices for accommodation packages are per person per package twin share, unless otherwise specified and based on the lowest room category for travel in low season. Prices for tours and transfers are per person, unless otherwise specified. ^Based on 5-night package, valid 1 Sep – 30 Sep 20. Car hire is based on group B. Superior and boutique accommodation options also available. Ask your travel agent for prices for other dates.

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5 nights
Departing 17 Sep 20 – 31 Mar 21
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Seasonal surcharges & blackout dates may apply.
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