MARIA ISLAND

TASMANIA, AUSTRALIA
DESCRIPTION:
 

Four days that will last a lifetime.
The Maria Island Walk is one of the great walks of the world, combining breathtaking natural beauty and spectacular wildlife with world class service and dining.

There are few places on the planet that offer the total tranquility and unspoiled natural beauty of Maria Island. The beauty of Maria Island really speaks for itself. To try and put it into words, wouldn’t do it justice.
A special place, just off the east coast of Tasmania where the fresh air, the crystal clear waters, the breathtaking beauty and spectacular wildlife work in harmony to invigorate, recharge and stimulate anyone who is lucky enough to venture there

PRICE INCLUDES:
 
  • The 4 day itinerary includes both arrival and departure days

  • 3 nights accommodation as detailed in the itinerary (twin share)

  • Expert Trek Guides

  • Provision of ground and boat transport as detailed in the itinerary

  • All Bedding & Safety Equipment to cater the needs of the Tour (You will be provided with sleeping bag and pillows).

  • Park entrance and trek fees •Meals as follows:
    Breakfast 3 days (days 2, 3, 4) – Lunch 4 Days (days 1 to 4) – Dinner 3 Days (1 to 3)

  • Includes supply of beverages (alcoholic and non alcoholic)
     

Our meals are delicious and fresh, showcasing Tasmania’s world famous produce and seafood. Every evening enjoy dinners in a bush setting under the stars. All meals, in- cluding three-course candlelit dinners, are prepared and served by your expert guides and made with an emphasis on fresh, local produce, complimented by fine Tasmanian wines and beer.

The walk is on beaches and formed tracks, ranging from 4 – 13 km/day (15 – 17 km for the optional mountain routes). The walk is suited to those who are medically fit and healthy.
Gear: Guests carry a light back pack (between 6-8 kg) with their own personal items. Packs, waterproof jackets, silk or cotton sleeping sheets, head torches and sleeping bags are supplied (we do not carry the sleeping bags as they are stored at each camp). Guests should have their own walking boots, well worn in with good ankle support and tread. Light day packs are also available for use on side trips from Casuarina Beach Camp and Bernacchi House.

Accommodation:
Casuarina Beach Camp and White Gums Camp each provide twin-share accommodation in environmentally sensitive standing camps built on wooden platforms with canvas walls. Raised wooden framed beds with foam mattresses, pillows and sleeping bags are provided – as well as shared hand wash basin and composting toilet. On the final night, guests stay in the beautifully restored colonial Bernacchi House, where hot showers are also available along with fresh linen.

 

DON'T FORGET:
NOT INCLUDED IN THIS TRIP
  • Flights

  • airport departure taxes

  • insurance

  • any optional tours and activities during free time

  • tips or gratuities and items of a personal nature.

 

OUR TIPS:
This is a fully supported walk, you only need to carry a light day pack.
Note: This tour is a mixed group tour (male and female)
FEB 2021 - APR 2022
 

$2,099
(ex GST)

4
days
Activity Level:

Easy - Moderate