Experience all the best hidden gems that the East Coast of Tasmania has to offer. With stops at Buckland, Cranbrook, Swansea, Coles Bay, Pyengana, St Helens, Bicheno and Orford. It is the perfect 3-day escape. Wake up to views of beautiful blue waters just metres from your waterfront accommodation each day. Enjoy delicious food, drinks and of course many fun activities along the way.
Price: $1,499 Twin Share Per Person | Single Supplement $450
(triple share also available upon request)
Deposit: $400 Per Person
Final payment due & booking close date: 26th February 2024
Fitness level Requirement: Medium
· Hobart home pick-up and drop-off
· Coach Travel
· Breakfast x2, morning tea x1, lunch x3, dinner x2
· Swansea Ghost Tour
· East Coast Cruise
· Spring Vale Vineyard tasting
· Good Friday Feast (this is one of the lunches listed above)
· Visits to: Shop in the Bush, Pyengana Dairy Company, plus, time to explore St Helens, Bicheno & Orford
· Accommodation: Swansea Beach Chalets & St Helens Waterfront Holiday Park
Pick ups: Home pick-up times will be advised closer to the departure date.
Welcome to your exciting 3-day adventure on Tasmania's breathtaking East Coast! Departing from Hobart, your journey begins with a visit to Buckland Park, known for its pristine beauty and meticulous care. While enjoying morning tea, take a moment to immerse yourself in this lovely little spot.
Next on the itinerary is Spring Vale Vineyard, where you'll indulge in a delightful wine tasting experience. Savor a selection of exquisite wines while basking in the picturesque surroundings. To complement this delightful experience, enjoy a sumptuous lunch at Mels Kitchen, the onsite restaurant renowned for its mouthwatering cuisine.
As the day progresses, we make our way to Swansea, where you'll be mesmerized by the stunning Swansea Beach Chalets, your accommodation for tonight. You will be taken aback by the spectacular view of the beach which awaits you.
In the evening, dinner is at the Swansea Bark Mill Tavern an establishment rich in history and known for being the best meal in town. Following dinner, brace yourself for an intriguing ghost tour of Swansea, where you'll uncover mysteries and tales.
Rise and shine to the beautiful views of blue shimmering water below. We embark on a journey to Coles Bay for breakfast and breathtaking views of the turquoise waters that define this coastal paradise.
Our next destination is Pyengana, a charming town where you'll encounter unique experiences. Visit the shop in the bush, where you can discover local treasures and unique souvenirs. Indulge in a visit to the Pyengana Dairy Company, renowned for its delicious artisanal cheeses. And don't forget to meet Pricilla, the beer-drinking pig, at the iconic Pub in the Paddock, where you'll relish a hearty lunch.
Continuing our adventure, we arrive at St Helens, where you'll have some time to explore the vibrant main street and soak up the local atmosphere. As the day winds down, prepare to be enchanted by the St Helens Waterfront Holiday Park, a Travel Club favourite destination which is nestled right near the sparkling water. Let the serene surroundings captivate your senses and provide a serene backdrop for a memorable evening. Enjoy a delectable dinner at the onsite restaurant, where you can savour the flavours of the region while being enchanted by the waterfront views.
On this final day, wake up to an energising breakfast at your accommodation. Its time to embark on a short cruise, immersing yourself in the wonders of the area. Learn about the fascinating marine life, history of the area and be mesmerized by the tranquil views of the coastline from a different perspective.
Since it's Good Friday, we have a special treat for you-an unforgettable 'Good Friday Fish Feast' awaits you at the renowned Lobster Shack in Bicheno. Delight in the freshest seafood, showcasing the region's culinary treasures.
And after all this fun, food and East Coast beauty it is time to return home.
B=Breakfast, MT=Morning Tea, L =Lunch, D=Dinner
BOOKING INFORMATION AND PAYMENT METHODS
Post in booking request/s with cheque to PO Box 73, Richmond 7025 and we will do the rest, please include your pick-up point and best contact number.
Phone or visit our office and we can make a booking for you and provide you with a receipt.
BANK TRANSFER: please call to request banking details.
DAY TOURS: to secure your seat, full payment is required immediately. If you are unable to attend a day tour, we require 48 hours notice and we can provide you with a credit to use on another day tour. Cancellation under 48 hours is non-refundable.
MULTI-DAY TOURS: to secure your seat, a deposit is required immediately. This deposit is non-refundable and non-transferable to other tours. There will be a final date provided for the remainder of the package payment.
PASSENGER FORMS: All travellers on our Multi Day and Interstate/ International Tours are required to complete a Passenger Form which includes details of dietary, mobility and next of kin. This only needs to be completed once or updated when your details change.
COVID19 VACCINATION: To participate in our tours you are required to be 'up-to-date' (as per Australian Government guidelines) with your COVID Vaccination. We require proof of vaccination and ask to sight your Covid Vaccination Certificate.
If we cancel a tour for any reason, we can provide a refund or credit to be used within 18 months.
PICK UP: If you have a group of 6 or more, we can arrange a separate pick up for you.
POSTAGE: Due to increased cost of postage & delays we will not be posting payment receipts. We encourage you to visit us at our office if you require a receipt or provide us with an email address.
TRAVEL INSURANCE: We strongly recommend you obtain appropriate travel insurance at the time of paying your deposit for any of our multi-day tours.
PRICE CHANGES: Prices may change without notification.
ITINERARY CHANGES: We reserve the right to alter or omit any part of the itinerary.
SAFETY: Coal River Coaches reserves the right to decline to carry anyone if it is felt the individual cannot cope with the requirements of the tour, or who may require services that we cannot guarantee will be available, or if meals (due to certain dietary requirements) cannot be catered for.
SEATING: Coal River Coaches now operates with a Seat Rotation system on all Coach Tours.
WAIT LISTS: If a Tour that you want to go on is full, we can pop you on the Waitlist. This means if we have a cancellation, we will contact you.
Our Tours are subject to the venue & events in which we attend. If there are any changes or cancellations, we will make reasonable endeavours to contact you.
Please refer to the full terms and conditions for more information.
Phone: 03 6272 2645
Email: [email protected]
97a Grove Road Glenorchy Tasmania 7010