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Cradle Mountain Day Tour from Launceston Including Lunch

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USD 101.61
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    What to Expect
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    Stop At: Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania Australia

    Cradle Mountain

    Duration: 4 hours

    Stop At: Tasmania’s Town of Murals, Sheffield, Tasmania Australia

    Walk around the murals or grab a coffee, comfort stop

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Dove Lake Circuit, Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park Tasmanian World Heritage Wilderness Area, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania Australia

    Our guide will show the local flora and fauna

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Waldheim Alpine Spa, 4038 Cradle Mountain Rd Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania 7306 Australia

    A renovated but unused, first accommodation in the heart of the national park

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Ashgrove Tasmanian Farm Cheese, 6173 Bass Hwy, Elizabeth Town, Tasmania 7304 Australia

    A range of cheeses and local Tasmanian produce

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Cradle Mountain Visitor Centre, 4057 Cradle Mountain Rd, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania 7306 Australia

    Local National Parks visitor centre

    Duration: 30 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick ups start FROM 7.30am
    Departure Time
    7:30 AM
    • National Park fees
    • Lunch
    • Light refreshments
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Snacks
    • Bottled water
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Entry/Admission - Cradle Mountain
    • Entry/Admission - Dove Lake Circuit
    • Entry/Admission - Waldheim Alpine Spa
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I truely aprreciate Ben's work. The whole day is full of valuable stories and fact. He is really devoted to his job! Highly​ recommended.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Patthiphorn P
    Katelyn091, Front Office Manager at McDermott's Coaches, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Ben's knowlegde and passion is outstanding, the information he feeds across the day is truly impressive. We are glad you enjoyed your Cradle Mountain Day Tour with us.

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    We were going to Cradle mountain where is incredible place. I am appreciated Ben because he was care about safety of the people in the trip. No need tell about his knowledge, we learned a lot from the story of Gustav, Kate. I came back...More

    Thank Vacation667303
    Katelyn091, Front Office Manager at McDermott's Coaches, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

    I am pleased to hear you learnt a lot on your Cradle Mountain Day Tour. The history of the area is very interesting and Ben tells it very well. Thank you for taking the time to review our tour.

    Reviewed 2 August 2019

    Cradle Mountain is #32 of the Lonely Planet's Ultimate Travel List. I purchased this excursion on Expedia.ca from Grayline. Grayline contracts it out to McDermott's Coaches. Besides going to Cradle Mountain, this excursion also stops to see the mural scenes at Sheffield Town and finishes...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank 2torontotraveller
    Katelyn091, Front Office Manager at McDermott's Coaches, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2019

    Thank you 2torontotraveller for choosing to join our tour and comparing the sights to the likes of Lake Louise, in the right conditions the tannin stained lake can cause the mountain to reflect upon the surface of Dove Lake making for a wonderful photo opportunity!...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2019

    Ben was an excellent guide and provided useful information all throughout the journey. We stopped by Sheffield to see the murals (and have some pies!) before proceeding to some drop offs, Dove Lake and the forest. Owing to the sleet, Ben managed expectations well esp....More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank middlemanontheroad
    Katelyn091, Front Office Manager at McDermott's Coaches, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2019

    Sounds like Ben went above and beyond to make sure you had the best day in the conditions provided, along with fantastic and informative commentary. Beyond that, I hope his dining recommendations were just as good and that you enjoyed a wonderful meal to complete...More

    Reviewed 15 June 2019

    We had an amazing time on our tour led by the very knowledgeable Ben. It was a full day of exploring the Cradle Mountain area and towns along the way. We intended on going on a different tour but it was full so our alternative...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank TobyLH
    Katelyn091, Front Office Manager at McDermott's Coaches, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2019

    Hi TobyLH, I am pleased your other plans fell through and that our Cradle Mountain Day Tour exceeded your expectations. Thank you for your review.

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    Response from Traveller276 | Reviewed this property |
    Agree that it might end up being a difficult day for you. Longish bus trip, quite a bit of walking and in and out of bus. Not pram friendly off the roads as it is a national park. Long day for a little one.
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