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Deluxe Hobart Tour: Cadbury Factory, Bonorong National Park, Richmond

US$ 135.30 Price per person from View price guide

Key facts

Where: Hobart , Australia Duration: 7.5 hours

Highlights

  • Enjoy a tranquil cruise to Hobart harbour
  • Get an up-close view of Australia′s native animals at Bonorong Wildlife Park
  • Richmond is one of Australia′s best-preserved historical villages
  • A tour of the Cadbury Chocolate Factory is a treat for the whole family
  • Enjoy a tranquil cruise down the Derwent River

Overview

The diverse wildlife, rich history, and sweet diversions of Australia are on full display in this fun-filled outing.

Take a tour of Bonorong Wildlife Conservation Centre, where the habitats of Australia’s native creatures, including wombats, quolls, sugar gliders, and cockatoos, are faithfully re-created.

Visit the Georgian-style village of Richmond, a throwback to Australia’s eerie beginnings as a penal colony for convicts and bushrangers.

Enjoy a tour of the Cadbury Chocolate Factory, where you’ll learn about the history of the company and its tireless pursuit of chocolate perfection.

Itinerary

You will be picked up from Gray Line Terminal, Brooke Street Pier or your hotel (subject to availability) by air-conditioned luxury coach for this Deluxe Hobart Tour.

Drive to Bonorong Wildlife Conservation Centre, which is scenically perched above the Brighton Valley.

Here you’ll find a wide array of animals native to Australia, including wombats, emus, and adorable Tasmanian devils.

You can cuddle a koala if you arrive during feeding time, and free food pellets are provided if you want a kangaroo or wallabie to eat out of your palm.

Take a guided tour and learn about the habits and habitats of the many creatures in this wonderful Conservation Centre.

Proceed to Richmond, one of Australia’s most unique and historically significant sites.

This village transports you to Australia’s early days as a penal colony, with marvelously preserved Georgian architecture, cobblestone roads, picturesque cottages and the eerie old bridggalle jail.

Richmond is home to Australia’s oldest extant Catholic Church and the nation’s oldest bridge, which was built by convicts in the early 1800s. It also has a wide array of shops, galleries and restaurants.

See The Tasmanian Botanical Gardens has large important conservation collections of Tasmanian plants and the world's only Subantarctic Plant House. Enjoy lunch here (own expense)

Your tour commences with a visit to the Cadbury Chocolate Factory in Claremont.

Take a guided tour, where you’ll learn about the meticulous process of making chocolates and the history of the world’s largest confectionary manufacturer.

There’ll be free chocolate samples to enjoy and ample time to purchase discount sweets at the Cadbury souvenir shop.

Your tour ends from where it started.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

01 May - 31 Oct: Thursday & Friday
01 Nov - 30 Apr: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday

Duration

7.5 hours

Start time

Start time: 0915h (09:15am)
Duration: 7.5 hours

Meeting point

The tour starts from Gray Line Terminal, Brooke Street Pier.
Hotel pick-up can also be arranged on contacting the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour (subject to availability)
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

Ending point

The tour ends at the starting point

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Inclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off (subject to availability)
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned luxury coach with English commentary
  • Entrance fee to Wildlife Conservation Centre
  • Guided tour of Bonorong National Conservation Centre and Cadbury Factory

Exclusions

  • Lunch
  • Gratuities

Do/Dont's

Don’t forget your camera

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Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details

Hotel pick-up can also be arranged on contacting the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour (subject to availability)

Tour is not available when Cadbury Factory is closed

Cruise has limited availability mid July through to mid October.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have
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Cancellation policy

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