|50 things to do in
Hobart and Southern Tasmania
Nature and Outdoor Activities in Tasmania: low cost or free
From 5 minutes to 5 hours, there are many day walks throughout Southern Tasmania. Hobart Domain, Mount Wellington, Wellington Falls, Snug Falls, Mount Misery, Pelverata Falls, Hartz Mountains, Southport Lagoon, Mystery Creek Cave and South Cape Bay
Forest and mountain walks
Arve Falls (in Hartz Mountains National Park)
A well made track follows the Arve River through an open alpine woodland to the cliffs on the eastern edge of the plateau. Here, Arve Falls drops into the valley below. Interpretive signs explain the landscape creation processes and the alpine adapted plants.
Snug Falls (D'Entrecasteaux Channel)
Guided Adventures in Southern Tasmania
Adventure or tranquil. River or ocean. Sail or motor. Huon Valley Escapes offers a range of cruising experiences exploring the Huon River, Bruny Island or remote wilderness. We can even arrange charter to a special destination of your own choice.
Calm water river cruising
Coastal adventure cruises
Three Hour Adventure Cruise
This multi-award winning eco-adventure cruise takes you through some of Tasmania's unspoiled coastline to the edge of the Southern Ocean. Fast and comfortable boats ensure you're right in the adventure, seeing everything up close, feeling every thrill and experiencing nature first hand. One of the world's great environmental travel experiences.
Remote wilderness flight and cruise
Departing from Hobart's second airport, you can spend a few hours a full day or even a 3 day glamping experience in Tasmania's Southwest Wilderness. A scenic flight to Mellaleuca and a cruise to Port Davey, this will be a highlight of your Huon Valley Escape.
90 minutes flight time
an hour or 3 on the ground
an hour or 2 by boat
Photography tours of southern Tasmania