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Located in the south-east of Tasmania, at the foot of commending Mount Wellington and west of the Derwent River, Hobart is Australia's smallest and most historic capital, offering an unhurried, easy-going lifestyle in close proximity to beautiful natural surrounds. With DISCOVER AUSTRALIA's vast selection of amazing deals on Hobart holidays, you can easily enjoy the region's mix of history, superb city pursuits, and rugged, untamed wilderness.
Hobart is a city that is still greatly coloured by its history and if you choose to take in the city at a walking pace on your holiday you can admire grand and humble historical architecture and many other preserved attractions. Visit Battery Point; the Maritime Museum; Runnymede, which has been refurbished to its former glory as an 1860's Mansion; and New Town which offers a great deal of old-world charm as many of its streets are lined with Federation style cottages. Wander through the gardens of the Queen's Domain; stop by the Rosny Historic Centre; Kangaroo Bluff Historic Site; Narryna Heritage Museum; Parliament House; and historic Kelly's Steps which connect Salamanca Pl to Battery Point.
During your holiday you will be sure to discover Hobart's inspiring mix of historic and contemporary art and culture as you make your way through the local sights. See the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Wrest Point Hotel Casino; Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens; Mures Fish Centre; The Allport Library and Museum of Fine Arts located within the State Library of Tasmania; Bororong Wildlife Park; Cadbury Chocolate Factory and even the Cascade Brewery.
Treat yourself to the tastes of Tasmania from the unbroken string of eateries found along Salamanca Pl; the 19th-century waterfront warehouses from the whaling days currently house cafes, restaurants, galleries and art studios offering the ideal place to wander or enjoy alfresco dining. If you'd like to sample fresh Tasmanian seafood on your holiday, you can head to Constitution and Victoria Docks or Castray Esplanade for a blend of fine dining and quality fish and chip shops. Great shopping can also be found throughout Hobart along Liverpool St which features Bank Arcade, Mathers Lane and Criterion St; also visit Elizabeth Mall and the Cat and Fiddle Arcade.
When you're ready to be removed from the city lights, Hobart has many beautiful natural attractions that you can spend your holiday exploring. While often cold and windy, a trek to the top of Mt Wellington on a clear day will reward you with sweeping views of the region. You can also choose from one of many beaches in the area including Nutgrove, Red Chapel, Blinking Billy and Long Beach; the beaches found along Storm Bay are excellent surf spots and Sandy Bay Beach offers lawns that are perfect for a family barbeque and a number of dining options in the old regatta pavilion and foreshore.
Many Australians feel that Hobart is a world away from the rest of the country both in distance and in lifestyle, and they are not entirely wrong. Located in the south-east of Tasmania, at the foot of Mount Wellington and shores of the Derwent River, Hobart is Australia's smallest capital and its seclusion and beautiful natural surrounds have given way to a completely unhurried, easy-going way of life. Slow right down on your next vacation with help from DISCOVER AUSTRALIA's Hobart Holiday Packages, offering great rates, customisable flights, accommodation in the city's best suburbs and other exciting bonus offers to make your Hobart holiday memorable.
Hobart is the second-oldest of Australia's state capitals; it is a beautiful city with a deep, colourful history and a wild convict past that is still reflected in architecture, monuments, museums and daily life. A visit to this city wouldn't be complete without an earnest look into the local history, so if this is up your alley why not book a Hobart Heritage Holiday Package from DISCOVER AUSTRALIA? While taking in the city at a walking pace you will be able to appreciate superbly-restored Georgian buildings and colonial cottages as well as the sandstone Parliament House, built in the mid 19th century. From the old Parliament House you will discover a favourite seaside village for history buffs, Battery Point. Named for the gun battery that was built in 1818, the suburb saw little military action though it became home to some of Hobart's past sailors, whalers and mariners and has continued to thrive through history. Choose a Holiday Package that will put you in the heart of one of Hobart's historic precincts and enjoy affordable flights and accommodation so you can spend your days stepping into Tasmania's history.
The modern gourmet paradise of Hobart can easily be attributed to Tasmania's four distinct seasons and land and sea yielding fresh, bountiful food. Connoisseurs, foodies and even those who just enjoy a good feed will certainly love the Hobart Wine and Dine Packages available from DISCOVER AUSTRALIA. Select the right flights to put you in the region during one of the city's colourful culinary events including Taste of Tasmania, International Wine Show and Tasmanian Beerfest, and choose from accommodation near some of Hobart's exciting dining precincts. Tasmania's first vineyard was planted in 1821 in the Hobart suburb of New Town and since, the state has blossomed to house 200 vineyards, many of which can be accessed for touring during your holiday to Hobart. In addition to a wide variety of wines, Hobart and its surrounding region produce delicious culinary treats such as rich cheeses, berries, wide-ranging vegetables, stone fruits, herbs, premium beef, specialty honey, mushrooms, and some of Australia's leading beers. Treat yourself to eateries found along Salamanca Pl and in many of the preserved 19th-century waterfront warehouses. If you'd like to sample fresh Tasmanian seafood on your holiday, you can head to Constitution and Victoria Docks or Castray Esplanade for a blend of fine dining and quality fish and chip shops.
It's easy to plan the perfect holiday to Hobart regardless of your interests and available vacation time when you choose to book a holiday package with DISCOVER AUSTRALIA. If you're a big sports fan, you're in luck as Tasmania is a fantastic destination for both viewing and partake in thrilling sporting pursuits and with a Hobart Sports Package you can also look forward to saving. The Derwent River which runs along Hobart's east, is one of the best locations for enjoying a wide variety of activities including fishing, canoeing, kayaking or paddling the rapids at Broken Bridge. You may want to plan your holiday so you can be in the city when the famous Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race comes along the River; it is one of the most watched boating races in the world and certainly worth enjoying if you are in the city during the final leg. Around Hobart you can also take in a game or two at one of many different sporting venues such as horseracing during the Hobart Cup at Tattersall's park in February or tennis at Hobart's premium venue, Domain Tennis Courts. Australian Rules Football heats up the winter crowds, but as summer approaches, there is no other game "worth watching" than cricket. Bellerive Oval hosts the big matches and DISCOVER AUSTRALIA offers accommodation options on the Derwent River for keen spectators.
While Hobart's spectacular natural surroundings make it an ideal holiday destination for those in search of lively sports, you don't have to be an adventure seeker to enjoy the splendours of the region. Plan a holiday with the aid of a DISCOVER AUSTRALIA Nature Lovers' Package and bundle your flights, central accommodation and other exclusive bonuses together for a discounted price that will really surprise you. Within the city you can fritter away entire days wandering about the attractive gardens of the Queens Domain and the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, but be sure to leave time to journey further afield. Along the coast of Hobart's eastern suburbs, there are many sheltered shores as well as premium surfing beaches that face south into Storm Bay. Clifton Beach is a great place to practice hanging-ten while Goat Bluff offers cliff top lookouts of the rough surf across the bluff. Sandy Bay Beach is also a popular swimming spot and lush lawns offer a great place to enjoy a picnic and play a leisurely game of cricket. To the west of Hobart sits the commanding Mount Wellington which offers an excellent day trip for those who book the Nature Lovers' Package. The summit of Wellington can be quite wet and chilly, so pack a warm jacket because you will not want to miss the panoramic views across Hobart once you reach the top.
If Hobart is on your "must do" list, but your trying to stick to a conservative budget, you don't necessarily have to forgo great experiences; simply book a Hobart Budget Package through DISCOVER AUSTRALIA and make the most of customisable holiday bundles which include accommodation, flights from all over Australia and activities and bonuses that will really make your holiday full and affordable. From most central hotels and apartments you can easily walk to a wide array of fascinating attractions that are easy on the wallet. Visit the historic Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery where you can browse through exhibits with varying themes such as Huon Pine furniture, Aboriginal culture, colonial art and zoology galleries. Most days can be quite enjoyably spent simply wandering through the streets of Hobart as the city boast an impressive collection of preserved historic houses and monuments. During your stroll, take Kelly's Steps from battery Point onto Salamanca Pl where you can peruse among the locals during weekend markets. With DISCOVER AUSTRALIA's great holiday packages you will find there are countless ways to spend your trip to Hobart and you are limited only by your imagination.
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