Discover the fascinating history, spectacular scenery and culinary hot spots of Tasmania on our 8 day independent holiday. Well known for its colonial and convict history, Tasmania now has a well-deserved reputation for award winning wines and world class foodie experiences. Try artisan cheese, oysters, chocolate and honey and sample the latest craft beer, whisky and gin. Begin your holiday in Hobart and visit the Royal Botanic Gardens, the MONA museum or wander through the Salamanca Market on the waterfront. If time permits, head out to the historic Port Arthur settlement, one of the most significant convict era sites in the world. Drive towards Cradle Mountain and stop and visit historic towns along the way before spending 2 nights inside the National Park. Head to Launceston known for its Victorian architecture and nearby wineries. Spend time exploring Freycinet National Park, home to bays, beaches and birdlife before returning to Hobart for your last night.