SOUTHERN TASMANIA GOURMET

Tasman | Saffire | Seaplane

TASMANIA, AUSTRALIA

OVERVIEW

5 Day | JOURNEY

SOUTHERN TASMANIA GOURMET

Hobart – Saffire Freycinet – Wineglass Bay – Coles Bay – Bicheno – Richmond – Hobart

DATE:

01 - 05 MAY 2022

TRAVEL STYLE:

5 DAY | Journey

FOCUS:

Luxury Small Group Journey | Ultimate Stays - The Tasman, Australia's first Luxury Collection Hotel and Saffire Freycinet, Luxury Lodges of Australia | Epicurean Experiences | Seaplane Flight

* Signature Experiences

* Seaplane flight over Wineglass Bay
(Either from Hobarts' waterfront to Saffire Freycinet or from Saffire Freycinet to the Hobart waterfront

* Exquisite chocolate, cheese, and cellar door wine tasting

* Luxurious 5 Star accommodation

* All-inclusive luxury small group journey

* Epicurean experiences - gourmet, locally-sourced produce

* Visit Mona | 'Posh Pit' ferry return to Hobart

* Complimentary Wi-Fi

* Private guided historic walking tour

* Savour delicious local wines

* All exquisite meals as per itinerary- Breakfast (B), Lunch (L) and Dinner (D)

* Private transport throughout

* Return airport transfers (on journey arrival and departure days)

* Expertly hosted by a Wings Luxe Journey Director throughout

* All gratuities and porterage

ITINERARY

Transfer from Hobart airport to MONA (Museum of Old and New Art) on the banks of the Derwent River. Australia’s largest private gallery. Three levels deep underground, start with a cocktail at the Void Bar before meandering, at leisure, through the labyrinth of installations.

Travel from MONA to the Hobart waterfront on a high-speed catamaran, seated at the pointy-end, in the ‘Posh Pit’ enjoying refreshing beverages.

 

Tonight embark on a culinary adventure of contemporary cuisine at one of Hobart’s cutting-edge restaurants.

D

O/N The Tasman Hotel , Hobart –  Australia’s first Luxury Collection Hotel – WATER VIEW KING room

A full day exploring stunning Southern Tasmania:

Days 2 + 4: If you arrive by seaplane, you’ll depart by road. If you arrive by road, you’ll depart by seaplane.

This morning some guests will enjoy the ‘Freedom To Choose’ from hand-selected options before departing the Hobart waterfront for a seaplane flight north over picturesque Wineglass Bay before arriving in style at one of the worlds’ most luxurious lodges, Saffire Freycinet where a delectable taste of Tasmania lunch awaits. 

Alternatively,

An east coast scenic road trip north to discover the charm of historic Richmond, boasting an abundance of heritage-listed colonial buildings, and Australia’s oldest bridge.

 Onward to Devil’s Corner Winery, with striking views of the Hazard mountain range, to savour the delights of a light lunch, accompanied by a mouth-watering premium tasting paddle of local wines. 

Heading further north to the sandy shores of Bicheno, situated south of the Bay of Fires and north of Freycinet National Park, to discover the red lichen granite rocks that conceal powerful spurts of crystal clear water from the Bicheno Blowhole. 

A scenic thirty-minute journey south to arrive at awe-inspiring, Saffire Freycinet our luxurious home for the next two nights.

An exquisite afternoon of Saffire Freycinet Signature Experiences await. The choice is yours. (Refer to Day 3) 

This evening is a night of succulent locally sourced produce, paired with hand-selected luscious local wines.

B L D

O/N Saffire Freycinet, Luxury Lodge of Australia – SIGNATURE SUITE

Enjoy the stillness of wilderness living. You may elect to take an early morning wander around the breath-taking property, kayak at Pelican Bay, breathe in the fresh Tasmanian air or relax in the serenity of your surroundings prior to immersing yourself in one of Saffire Freycinet’s Signature Experiences.  

* Wineglass Bay Lookout WalkA two-hour guided discovery of the rich history and breathtaking views of the surrounding peninsula.

* Freycinet and Coles Bay Walk. A relaxing two-hour guided exploration.

* Freycinet Marine Oyster Farm. Don waders and taste plump fresh oysters straight from the water, accompanied with a chilled glass of Tasmanian wine.

* Pelican Bay Kayaking + Bird Watching. Sublime tranquility and beauty on the Great Swanport estuary.

* Beekeeping. The wonder of Tasmania’s raw, captivating and sweet life.

* Connection To Country. A guided coastal stroll to discover local bush tucker and learn of the wonders of the regions flora and fauna.

The Tasmanian Devil Experience. Visit the open-range enclosure at Saffire Freycinet to learn about and observe these Tasmanian icons as they feed and interact. 

Savour a scrumptious Saffire Freycinet lunch that is the talk of Tasmania. 

A visit to Craigie Knowe Vineyard and Cellar Door for a handcrafted matched wine, cheese, and chocolate pairing.

La dolce vita. Cheers to the sweet life!

B L D

O/N Saffire Freycinet, Luxury Lodge of Australia – SIGNATURE SUITE

Starting from the captivating oceans and sun-bleached sands of the Freycinet Peninsula, travel south to Tasmania’s vibrant, culturally captivating capital, Hobart.

 

 

  • Slowly meander along the Great Eastern Drive to the sandy shores of Bicheno, situated south of the Bay of Fires and north of Freycinet National Park. Red lichen granite boulders conceal a gap where powerful bursts of water shoot up high into the air. Today, lunch at Devil’s Corner Cellar Door where wine, top design, and panoramic views over the Freycinet Peninsula are on the menu, along with a premium tasting paddle to whet the appetite. Today’s final stop, we’ll admire the charming town of historic Richmond, boasting an abundance of heritage-listed colonial buildings, boutique stores, and Australia’s oldest bridge.
  • Alternatively,
  • After a memorable morning of total relaxation and lunch of exquisite delicacies, you’ll be transferred in luxury from Saffire Freycinet to board a seaplane for an unforgettable flight over Wineglass Bay, before heading south for a distinguished arrival to the heart of Hobart’s lively waterfront. This afternoon, enjoy from hand-selected ‘Freedom to Choose’ options.

 

The Tasman, Australia’s first LUXURY COLLECTION HOTEL embraces the beauty and culture of Hobart, just steps from the waterfront, is your city home for the night.

 

Our farewell dinner, at the impressive Landscape Restaurant, the signature restaurant of The Henry Jones Art Hotel on Hobart’s waterfront. An unforgettable, premium dining experience of exquisite Tasmanian fare.

B L D

O/N The Tasman Hotel, Hobart – Australia’s first Luxury Collection Hotel – WATER VIEW KING room

 

Relax and enjoy a leisurely breakfast, prepared under the watchful eye of The Tasman Hotel’s culinary director, Massimo Mele.

 

If time permits, seize the moment and take a stroll through the small, yet bustling city that seamlessly blends a perfect mix of historic charm and modern architecture.

Wander past the historic sandstone buildings of Salamander Place, stop for a coffee, and watch the world pass by before you join a transfer to Hobart airport for your onward flight.

DATES & PRICES

SOUTHERN TASMANIA GOURMET

DAYS

5 Days

DATE

01 -05 MAY 2022

WHERE

Hobart - Saffire Freycinet, Wineglass Bay - Coles Bay - Bicheno - Richmond - Hobart

JOURNEY TYPE

Land Only

ROOM TYPES

Twin Share

Solo

PRICE

$7867

Per Person AUD Twin Share

$2497

Per Person AUD Solo Supp

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