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Mount Field & Styx Valley Explorer [3 Days]

Mt Field was proclaimed one of the 1st Reserves in Tasmania in 1916.

Mt Field is home to the tallest flowering trees in the world, The Swamp Gum, and it has amazing waterfalls and beautiful glacial tarns.

This tour is based from our Wilderness Retreat near New Norfolk, 40km from Hobart. We take a short drive each day through the picturesque Derwent Valley, to the National Park and our walks.

There are no bags to carry, our walks each day are easy to moderate, and cover a wide range of amazing country from dense forests to alpine scenery.

We return to our accommodation at the end of each day and enjoy a 3course dinner with fine Tasmanian Wines and good conversation.

What’s Included:

  • Transfers to/from Hobart
  • No bags to carry
  • 2 nights Lodge Accommodation
  • Mount Wellington Summit Tour
  • World famous Russell Falls
  • World’s tallest flowering trees
  • 3 course dinners
  • Fine Tasmanian Wines
  • 2 of Tasmania’s best Guides
  • This tour suits guests with moderate fitness levels

Price:

$1200.00 per person

Departure Dates:

2019

13th Nov – 15th Nov
11th Dec – 13th Dec
18th Dec – 20th Dec

2020

8th Jan – 10th Jan
15th Jan – 17th Jan
5th Feb – 7th Feb
11th Mar – 13th Mar
8th April – 10th April

Duration:

2 nights / 3 days

Group Size:

8 guests / 2 guides

How to book

Bookings are essential. Please Phone 0400 882 742 to make a booking or email info@tasmanianhikes.com.au

Things you should know

At the booking stage you will receive from us a gear list of what to bring. You must bring all the items on the gear list as the weather in Tasmania can be changeable.

You will be required to fill out a Travel Profile informing us of your dietary requirements and medical conditions, as well as sign an activity indemnity waiver. We reserve the right to alter, delay or cancel a tour due to extreme weather conditions, bushfires or sudden track closures.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Guests canceling their tour up to 8 to weeks prior, a full refund less the tour deposit [$400] will be refunded. If guests cancel a tour less that 8 weeks up until the pre-booked departure date, no refund will be given. 

If guests wish to transfer their booking to another date this can be done up to 8 weeks prior only. 

Should a participant/guest need to leave a tour once it has commenced, due to a medical emergency or any other reason, no refund, partial or in full, will be given.

Should Tasmanian Hikes have to cancel a tour due to lack of numbers, guests will be given 30days notice. 

If we can’t offer you an alternative tour that would suit you, we will refund your payment in full less a 5% administration fee. The 5% administration fee is 5% of the tour cost.

Tasmanian Hikes reserves the right to vary, cancel or postpone a tour due to unsafe conditions such as severe weather, floods, bush fires or sudden track closures. We reserve the right to cancel a tour, in whole or in part if it is necessary to do so due to a force majeure event.

Tasmanian Hikes strongly recommends that suitable travel insurance be purchased by the traveller to cover any financial loss, due to your own cancellation, or if Tasmanian Hikes has to cancel a tour. Tasmanian Hikes will not be responsible for your travel expenses or losses arising from a cancellation. 

We also strongly recommend that comprehensive travel insurance be taken out against loss of baggage or any medical expenses.

Travel Insurance

It is possible that Tasmanian Hikes may have to cancel a tour due to conditions beyond our control (minimum numbers have not been met, severe weather or bushfires etc).

We reserve the right to cancel a booking without notice, and if we can’t offer you an alternative tour that would suit you, we will refund your payment in full.

Tasmanian Hikes strongly recommends that suitable travel insurance be purchased by the traveller to cover any financial loss, due to your own cancellation, or if Tasmanian Hikes has to cancel a tour. Tasmanian Hikes will not be responsible for your travel expenses or losses arising from a cancellation.

We also strongly recommend that comprehensive travel insurance be taken out against loss of baggage or any medical expenses.

Itinerary

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