Top 5 Things To Do in Tasmania

11 April 2018

For far too many years Tasmania has been keeping its natural beauty, historic sites and gourmet goodies under wraps. But now the word is finally spreading and travellers looking for a magical getaway are turning to Tassie. Here are our top picks for what to do when in the Apple Isle.

Explore the Port Arthur Historic Sites

Hike through the Cradle Mountain National Park

Enjoy a cold one and a tour of The Cascade Brewery

The Cascade Brewery tour is a Tasmanian tradition that conveniently combines history with our nation's favourite beverage – beer. Boasting a picturesque location at the base of Mount Wellington, The Cascade Brewery dates back to the early 1800s and is the oldest operating brewery in the country. On the tour you will learn all about the history of the brewery, see how and where the beer is produced and enjoy a much-deserved taste test at the end. Not to be missed!

Be inspired at MONA

Admire the view from Mount Wellington

Soaring 1,271 meters above the city of Hobart, Mount Wellington is a local favourite beloved for its lush greenery and spectacular views. Drive up the mountain to The Pinnacle and enjoy a picnic at the summit of the mountain. The area also boasts magnificent panoramic views which can be admired from the various observation decks. Mount Wellington is also a great place to stretch your legs with numerous walking trails available.

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