Highlights / General details
Pass through quaint villages and roadside stalls selling the freshest fruit on the way to the wilderness that is the Huon Valley. Trek through the treetops of the lush forest over the Huon River where the lookout at the end is truly breathtaking. If you dare there are also suspension bridges over the Picton and Huon Rivers to cross. After your rainforest walk, quench your thirst with some of Australia's finest ciders at Willie Smith's located in the Apple Shed - a museum dedicated to Tasmania's rich apple farming culture.
Points of Interest: Spectacular views of Hobart, the Derwent River and Wrest Point Casino; Kingston - Hobart’s fastest growing town; Lush rolling hills and valleys of the Derwent and Huon Valleys; Rural town of Huonville - hub of the Huon Valley; Franklin the home of wooden boat building; Experience the country town of Geeveston; Visit the Apple Shed - option to taste Willie Smith's Cider (own cost); Head deep into Aussie bush at the Tahune Airwalk with stunning views over the Huon River; Unique Tasmanian timbers, cool temperature rainforests and wild rivers; Walk under tall tree fern canopies and alongside the tannin coloured Huon River; Perhaps walk across the swinging bridges over Picton and Huon Rivers; In season - buy fresh fruit and berries from roadside stalls.
Hotel pickup and drop off; Tahune Forest Airwalk; Light lunch; Visit to the Apple Shed.
Hours of operation
Available: Monday, Wednesday, Friday (October-April); Monday, Wednesday (May-September). Tour departs at 8:15am (October-April) and 9:15am (May-September). No tour departures on: December 25.
Approximately 7-8 hours.
Tour departs from Brooke Street Pier, Hobart.
Any child under the minimum child age will travel free of charge and they will have to sit on their parents lap, if you prefer that the child has their own seat then you will have to pay the child fare.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**