Experience the spectacular scenery of the East Coast of Tasmania from the air and ground. The tour will overfly the Freycinet Peninsula and Wineglass Bay before landing at Maria Island, here you'll explore and have a chance to get close with the local wildlife and enjoy some of Tasmania's finest produce before flying back to Hobart.
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Stop At: Par Avion, Hobart, Tasmania Australia
The flight starts from Par Avion Wilderness Aerodrome in Cambridge. Departing daily from Cambridge, we’ll fly towards and over the top of the Freycinet Peninsula on Tasmania’s East Coast.
• Aerial eye view of
• Freycinet National Park
• Wineglass Bay
• Maria Island
• Chance to interact (without fences) with wildlife such as
• Tasmanian devils
• Forester Kangaroos
• Gourmet Seafood Platter and Tasmanian Premium Wine
Tour runs for approximately 3 hours and departs daily from Hobart, Hotel Pick up and Drop off available.
Duration: 10 minutes
Pass By: Freycinet National Park, Coles Bay Road, Coles Bay, Freycinet, Tasmania 7215 Australia
Over the top of the Freycinet Peninsula on Tasmania’s East Coast. Freycinet National Park is one of Tasmania’s very first National Parks (est. 1916) and is home to dramatic pink granite mountains, secluded bays, crystal clear waters and pristine white beaches.
Pass By: Wineglass Bay, Freycinet rd, Coles Bay, Freycinet, Tasmania Australia
Freycinet is home to Tasmania’s and arguably Australia’s most iconic white sands beach – Wineglass Bay, the aerial view of this sight is something truly spectacular and an unforgettable.
Stop At: Maria Island National Park, Tasmania Australia
From the Freycinet Peninsula, we fly over the seal colony of Ile Des Phoques, then we continue our scenic flight towards our destination, Maria Island. Here we’ll land and set off on an exploration of the island national park. It’s tranquility combined with its natural beauty, rare wildlife and fascinating history makes it a unique and special place. Maria Island’s pristine untouched beaches, the crystal clear waters of the surrounding marine reserve and scenery like the magnificent Mt Maria and Bishop and Clerk peaks will take your breath away. You’ll have a chance while on the Island to wander through forests of magnificent blue and white gums, some of them over 400 years old and unique to Maria Island. You’ll step back in time and walk where convicts and explorers have walked before you.
At the Fossils Cliffs you’ll see shellfish fossil beds unlike any other in the world. Maria Island is also famous for its abundance of wildlife being home to rare and endangered species like the Swift Parrot and Cape Barron Goose, Wombats, Kangaroos and of course, the Tasmanian Devil. It’s difficult to describe the beauty of Maria Island, you really have to see it to believe it.
As you interact with the Maria Island’s local wildlife and take in the spectacular scenery your guide will prepare a bountiful Tasmanian picnic looking over the Northern end of the majestic national park, this feast is full of some of Tasmania’s finest offerings, consisting of fresh Oysters, Mussels, Salmon, Mackerel, Scallops, Octopus, all locally sourced from Tasmanian’s beautiful and clean waterways, this seafood smorgusboard is accompanied with paired Tasmanian premium white wine. Please note, if seafood isn’t your liking that’s not a problem at all, just let us know at the time of booking and we’ll happy source a beautiful mix of different Tasmanian produce.
After your time on Maria we’ll board our aircraft once again return to Hobart.
Duration: 2 hours
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Infants must sit on laps
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- Stroller accessible
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
- National Park fees
- Gourmet Seafood Platter and Tasmanian Premium Wine
- All activities
- Live commentary on board
- Local professional guide
- Coffee and/or Tea
Returns to original departure point
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
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