This private walk based at Pumphouse Point takes in the best of the World Heritage-listed wilderness of Lake St Clair
Experience some of the best walking trails in Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park on this luxury private journey. Known for its unique architecture and dramatic setting overlooking the lake, enjoy two nights of boutique accommodation and delicious dining at Pumphouse Point. Join your local guide for exceptional walks discovering the rivers, rainforest and alpine scenery of this special part of Tasmania, starting with a scenic cruise on Lake St Clair on the first afternoon. On this all-inclusive signature journey, you'll enjoy return road transfers from Hobart, a private guide/driver and fully catered dining showcasing beautiful Tasmanian produce at Pumphouse Point and on the trail.
- Two nights at Pumphouse Point, staying in the wonderful Pumphouse Rooms overlooking Lake St Clair
- Private guide/driver
- All meals, including breakfast, dinner and lunch/trail provisions as indicated in the itinerary
- In-room Larder with local cheeses and provisions at Pumphouse Point
- Three-course share-style dinners each evening
- Welcome briefing and a glass of sparkling wine on arrival
- Complimentary activities at Lake St Clair, including e-bikes and rowboats
- Private return transfers from Hobart to Lake St Clair
- Private trail transfers and Lake St Clair ferry ride
- National Park passes/licences
- Additional: A selection of local Tasmanian wines and beverages are available with dinner and in the lounge areas via an honesty system (additional cost applies)
Pricing is per person, twin-share, and may be subject to peak/holiday surcharges. Please enquire about single room pricing, which is available for solo travellers and friends travelling together who require separate rooms.
Your private guide-driver will collect you from your Hobart accommodation in the morning for the drive to Lake St Clair. After a scenic 20-minute boat ride across the lake to Echo Point, you'll disembark at a remote jetty and hike a 10-kilometre section of the renowned Overland Track along the edge of Lake St Clair to Cynthia Bay. On arrival at Pumphouse Point, you'll have time to settle into your room with a view and enjoy a pre-dinner glass of wine overlooking the lake. Hear what's in store for your time at Lake St Clair before a delicious share-style dinner in the Shorehouse.
Included: L - D
Breakfast at Pumphouse is a cosy affair with guests gathering in the Shorehouse to enjoy coffee by the fire and a highland breakfast as you watch the birds flit across the lake. This peaceful start to the day will ensure you're ready to set off with your guide to the trailhead at Cynthia Bay. Today you'll enjoy a 13km circuit walk, taking in some of the best trails of the southern end of Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park, including Shadow Lake. After a local trail lunch, return to the Retreat where the afternoon is yours to enjoy at your leisure. If the weather's nice, pack some artisan treats from your in-room larder for a scenic lakeside grazing platter picnic or make use of the complimentary row-boats. Alternatively, unwind by the fire in one of the lodge lounges with a drink from the honesty bar and a good book. Tonight's long table Shorehouse dinner is sure to impress yet again.
Included: B - L - D
Fuel up for the day with a leisurely highland breakfast. If time permits, explore the natural surroundings with a short self-guided walk or cycle before checking out this morning. After farewelling your Pumphouse Point hosts, your driver will whisk you back to Hobart, arriving early in the afternoon.
Available year-round, with departure options on Mondays, Wednesdays and some Fridays (select dates in January and February, otherwise a third night will be required at additional cost).