Huon Valley Day Tour
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Visit Huon Valley Tree Tops Walk, Tahune Forest and Airwalk Boardwalk Platform on this fabulous day tour from Hobart. Costing just $155 for an 8 hour day trip, this represents great value as you drive deep into one of the most beautiful regions in Australia.
Beautiful tall trees, some of the best views in Tasmania and a great bus trip from Hobart is what you can expect on Huon Valley day tour. Depart Hobart for 8 hours of sightseeing in the beautiful Huon Valley with special time at Tahune Forest Airwalk tree top boardwalk.
Did you know that Australian Eucalypts are the largest flowering trees in the world and Huon Pines can live for over 2000 years? Fantastic facts and something to look forward to on this day tour from Hobart to Huon Valley, where you will see massive trees and amazing wildlife.
The Huon Valley is around an hours journey from Hobart and as you drive toward Geeveston you pass through the townships of Huonville and Franklin, which are nestled on the banks of the Huon River.
Once you reach the Tahune Airwalk you can stroll among the tree tops on the specially constructed boardwalk and take a walk among the forest and see massive Huon pines on the valley floor. Both walks give you fantastic opportunities to appreciated the beauty of the Tasmanian forest and see first hand how large some of these trees really are.
Huon Pine timber is worth it's weight in gold and is highly sought after by shipbuilders and furniture makers. The Tasmania Government has protected the Huon Pine from over harvesting and controls licenses for the gathering of the timber. There are heavy fines and possible jail terms for anyone in possession of unlicensed Huon Pine timber.
At the Tahune Forest visitor centre there is an interpretive centre to explain the history and development of this unique area, a licensed cafe where you can purchase lunch and of course a souvenir shop to take home something to add to those lasting memories and great photographs that you will undoubtedly take.
Huon Valley Tour departs Hobart every Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Tour duration is about 8 hours with prices starting around $155 per person. Child prices apply for children aged between 4 - 14 years inclusive.
Don't delay and book your Huon Valley Day Tour online now!