Landing on Maria

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The Walk - 4 Days on Maria


Overview Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4



There are 2 ways that you can access Maria Island, by ferry, or by a spectacular charter flight. The choice is yours.

Your 4 day Maria Island Guided Walk starts with a picturesque drive to Triabunna or you can choose to board a sensational scenic flight from Hobart to Maria Island via the spectacular sea cliffs of Tasman Island and Tasmania’s East Coast.

Once on Maria Island your guides will immerse you in the islands history and lead you on an amazing 4 day exploration. You’ll experience close encounters with wildlife and marvel at spectacular cliffs, beaches and Maria’s convict past.

The walking each day is gentle but reasonably good walking fitness is required to manage the daily distances.

Your pack will be light and you are only required to carry your personal belongings for 2 out of the 4 days. If you are unable to carry your pack, we can carry it for you.

Your accommodation is in large twin share Safari Tents with comfortable stretcher beds for 2 nights and 1 night in the converted Penitentiary Cell shared accommodation if available.

Your meals are of fresh local produce with 3 course dinners complimented with fine Tasmanian Wines.


  • Scenic flight around Tasman Island and up Tasmania’s East Coast
  • Amazing coastal landforms – patterned sandstone cliffs & fossilized rock formations
  • Aboriginal and European history
  • Convict period relics (some of the best intact convict period buildings in Australia)
  • Abundant wildlife including over 114 species of birds, Wombats, Tasmanian Devils, Wallabies & Kangaroos
  • Great walking on pristine beaches, through magnificent forests and up mountainous peaks
  • Evening sky-watching\
  • Night Safari – Devils after dark




1 st May – 24 th Dec

25 th Dec – 28 th Feb

1 st Mar – 30 th Apr

$1650.00 Ferry
$2100.00 Flight

$1750.00 Ferry
$2200.00 Flight

$1650.00 Ferry
$2100.00 Flight

Departs Wednesday 1 st May – 31 st Aug
Departs Monday 1 st Sept – 24 th Dec

Departs Monday & Thursday

Departs Mondays Only



Evening Activities

You can choose to join after dinner activities such as, stargazing; devil spotting or you can just relax around camp.

Maria Island at night has a natural “dark sky.” For sky-watchers our computerized Go-To Telescope will bring the Solar System and Constellations within our Galaxy, closer to you.

Be amazed as you view planets such as Jupiter and its 4 moons or Saturn and its rings.

Walking Distances

Day 1: 14km – Flat terrain, coastal beaches and easy tracks. Pack carrying day.

Day 2: 14km to 20km – option of 2 destinations, flat terrain, coastal beaches, easy tracks and slight hills. Walking without a pack.

Day 3: 11km. Easy tracks & slight hills. Pack carrying day.

Day 4: 5km circuit plus the extra option of climbing Bishop and Clerk. Walking without a pack.


All Tours: 4 Days / 3 Nights
Pick Up on Day 1 in Hobart @ 0700am
Drop Off on Day 4 in Hobart @ 6:15pm

Group size

Minimum of 2 guests – Maximum of 6 guests


  • Spectacular charter flight to Tasman Island then up the east coast of Tasmania (flight option only)
  • Ferry transport to and from Maria Island
  • Shuttle transfers to and from your Hotel in Hobart
  • All food and drinks (Tasmanian produce and Wines)
  • All accommodation on Maria Island
  • National Park Passes
  • Friendly and knowledgeable guides
  • Beautiful scenery and wildlife
  • Evening activities (optional)

How to book

Click on the BOOK NOW button (flight or ferry option). This will take you to a secure online payment system, select your departure date from the calendar, fill in your details and submit.

Having difficulties booking online? Please email us at  and we will email you a booking form.

Things you should know

Guests canceling their tour up to 8 to weeks prior, a full refund less the tour deposit [$400] will be refunded. If guests cancel a tour less that 8 weeks up until the pre-booked departure date, no refund will be given. 

If guests wish to transfer their booking to another date this can be done up to 8 weeks prior only. 

Should a participant/guest need to leave a tour once it has commenced, due to a medical emergency or any other reason, no refund, partial or in full, will be given.

Should Tasmanian Hikes have to cancel a tour due to lack of numbers, guests will be given 30days notice. 

If we can’t offer you an alternative tour that would suit you, we will refund your payment in full less a 5% administration fee. The 5% administration fee is 5% of the tour cost.

Tasmanian Hikes reserves the right to vary, cancel or postpone a tour due to unsafe conditions such as severe weather, floods, bush fires or sudden track closures. We reserve the right to cancel a tour, in whole or in part if it is necessary to do so due to a force majeure event.

Tasmanian Hikes strongly recommends that suitable travel insurance be purchased by the traveller to cover any financial loss, due to your own cancellation, or if Tasmanian Hikes has to cancel a tour. Tasmanian Hikes will not be responsible for your travel expenses or losses arising from a cancellation. 

We also strongly recommend that comprehensive travel insurance be taken out against loss of baggage or any medical expenses.