Australian Cycle Tours
After a thorough briefing from our guides in Launceston, you may choose to begin this self guided trip with a ride along a section of the Trail of the Tin Dragon driving route, which delves into the regions tin mining history and the arrival of the local Chinese population. Out of the saddle, stop to taste cheese in Pyengana and take an optional walk to Tasmania's highest waterfall, St Columbus Falls, before getting back on the bike for a spectacular coastal ride via picturesque Bicheno to Coles Bay, gateway to the Freycinet National Park. In Freycinet there is time to explore this special part of the East Coast by taking in some walks or kayaking on the azure waters. The highlights keep rolling on as you continue with time on Maria Island, where you can discover remnants of Tasmania's convict past and the island's extraordinary beauty on foot or a 22km circuit ride.Enjoy the independence of self-guided cycling with all logistics taken care of for youWheel along stretches of beautiful coastline past Bicheno and other small fishing villagesExplore the spectacular Freycinet National Park with an optional walk to the famous Wineglass BayCycle a circuit of Maria Island or explore it on footStop at vineyards, cheese-makers and berry farms to taste gourmet local food, including the famous Pyengana cheeseOptional activities out of the saddle available
1 breakfast - continental style5 nights accommodation in hotels / cabins and guesthouses on a twinshare basis with private facilities on most nights2 nights camping on Maria Island (all gear included)Cycle 27-speed Avanti Explorer with helmet, lights (front and back), water bottle holder, rear panniers (pair), toolkit, pump and lockTransfer ex Launceston to start of cycleTransfer to Hobart at the end of cycleMaria Island Ferry transfersExpert pre-departure and gear briefingNational Park Passes
Flight travel to Launceston and from HobartAccommodation before or after the tripItems of a personal nature such as alcoholic beverages, car parking, towel etcTravel insuranceMealsshower on Maria Island - please allow a few dollars per shower ($1 coins required)Face masks and hand sanitiser
Electric Bike Supplement AUD$140
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