Traveling is always an awesome leisure. Aside from the airport hassle, it’s rewarding when you finally set foot on the place you chose and start your first day of vacation. That said, on a state off Australia’s south coast, Tasmania stood up and proud with its largewilderness, protected huge parks, and vast reserves. Anyone who has ever been to Tasmania can attest the adventure that you can experience yourself once you’re in Tasmania. And if you’re wondering what you can do while on vacation, here are some places you can visit and some things to do there:
Cruise around Gordon River
A true scenery of dark blue and green – the Gordon River is a site in itself. If you love a picturesque tour around the banks through the World Heritage area, then cruising this river is for you. The cruise will also take you to Macquarie Harbour and right through Sarah Island which is once a prison for convicts and it also has some ruins that you can feast your eyes on.
Go on a Tarkine Forest Adventure
For those who love going on a forest adventure, the Tarkine is the best choice. It is home to a great number of forest life. Tasmania being the home to beautiful wilderness and shelters the great Tarkine visitor centre. In here, you can view the forest and be able to take the 110 metre slide or stairs towards the Dismal Swamp.
Visit Binalong Bay and the Bay of Fires
For a more colorful and historical walk; go to Binalong Bay and the Bay of Fires. The coast shimmers a white sand coastline rummaged by the blue sea. As for the Bay of Fires, named by Captain Furneaux when he saw the coastal fires made by the Aboriginal people, it’s painted-like boulders of red and orange which stands its name to this day.
The Must-See Maria Island
Maria Island is not just your ordinary island. It’s actually a national park where one can visit the ruins of convicts. It’s a dramatic site to see to where you will witness and get to experience 14 convict buildings which is one of the convict probation era.
The Hobart’s Waterfront
For hungry tummies but still want to witness a movie-like experience on area with boats, old buildings and warehouse, and restaurants – then head of Hobart’s Waterfront. The best part is that it has floating fish shops!
Don’t miss out Museum of Old and New Art (MONA)
It’s popular around Australia and travelers go there to witness its breathtaking and riveting presentation of art. You will use all of your senses here which only means that it’s going to be a great art show for everyone.
These are just a few things to do in Tasmania but there’s still a lot for you to do there. You can have a walk & tour company in Tasmania too!