Coral Expeditions Discoverer at Maria Island, Tasmania, Australia

Travel to Australia and Cruise Tasmania’s Remote National Parks

Travel to Australia and enjoy the comfort of a Coral Expeditions cruise to Tasmania.

Coral Expeditions7-night Tasmania Expedition Cruise explores the rugged coastal beauty and World Heritage-listed national parks of Australia’s island state. Enjoy the intimate comfort of the Coral Discoverer, a premium vessel with a maximum of 72 passengers.

Guests can immerse themselves in Tasmania’s national parks, exploring the dramatic pink granite peaks of the Freycinet Peninsula, as well as Maria Island National Park with its abundant wildlife and history. On reaching Tasman National Park, visitors are greeted by seals, dolphins, and albatrosses, all against a backdrop of 300-metre-high dolerite cliffs.

Wineglass Bay, Freycinet National Park, Tasmania, Australia
Enjoy spectacular views of Wineglass Bay

For an insider’s view of this unique area, passengers can embark on easy hikes in the company of an expert Expedition team, including a Tasmanian specialist. Popular hikes include the rugged Fluted Cape Track on Bruny Island, the Needwonnee Boardwalk at Melaleuca, and the Wine Glass Bay Track at Freycinet. The Expedition Team is a hallmark of every Coral Expeditions voyage, accompanying passengers on all shore excursions and providing expert commentary. But indoor types on travel to Australia won’t miss out. All hikes are designed to suit a wide variety of fitness levels.

Enjoy walks and hiking opportunities on your Coral Expeditions Tasmania Cruise, Australia
Enjoy walks and hiking opportunities on your Coral Expeditions Tasmania cruise

This cruise offers an authentic expedition voyage with a flexible itinerary, enabling the captain to respond to local weather conditions and ensure all guests see the best of Tasmania in comfort.

Subject to weather conditions, passengers also spend two days exploring the untouched Tasmanian wilderness World Heritage area at Port Davey and Bathurst Harbour. Normally only accessible by seven-day hike or light aircraft, this remote, pristine wilderness is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful landscapes on earth.

Hobart Harbour, Tasmania, Australia
Hobart harbour

Our Coral Expeditions8-Day Tasmania Expedition Cruise from Hobart offers one of the most convenient, comfortable, and informative ways to explore Tasmania on your travel to Australia.

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Meg Boyd
Meg Boyd

Downunder Product and Marketing Manager - Melbourne-born Meg arrived in Canada in January with no winter coat, one suitcase, a one week booking at a youth hostel, and a sight-unseen job offer at Goway Travel. She thought she’d stay for a year – that was 12 years ago! Never one to shy away from adventure, Meg has been in the industry for 23 years and has journeyed extensively through Europe, Asia and North America. Meg’s heart however belongs to the South Pacific, including New Zealand, Fiji, and her native Australia.

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