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The best of Tasmania and its east coast awaits you and your rental 4wd car Tasmania outback with its dazzling and easy going entertainment. Once you have hired your rental car Tasmania outback from Launceston, the drive from st. Helens to Port Arthur is 330km and should be enjoyed over 3 days in your cheap rental car Tasmania outback.
The east coast of Tasmania is also called the Vacation Coast and is gifted with superb Mediterranean weather and stunning natural beauty. Driving through this region in your budget hire car Tasmania outback you pass through some of the world’s best tourist locations and sceneries. Although the Tasman Highway itself is breathtaking, these routs biggest attractions are experienced going off on to the smaller roads.
From the top of the east coast to the famous convict’s settlement of Port Arthur, your first area of exploration is st. Helens. This delightful little settlement is blessed with great climate, striking beaches, snow covered mountains and awesome camping in the wilderness. Make sure you stop at st. Helens natural showpiece in your cheap hire car Tasmania outback, st. Helens point conservation area, with its sweeping surf beaches on one side and the calm waters of the Georges Bay on the other. The view from Peron Dunes to the mountains across is enchanting.
70km further south in your budget rental car Tasmania outback, the Douglas Apsley National park Woodland paradise. The diversity of plant and animal life is like nowhere else. The Freycinet national park and peninsula is the most visited national park in Tasmania and the scenic highlight of this journey in your hire car Tasmania outback.
Drifting further south and passing Coles Bay, the drive is dotted with tiny villages - picture perfect, vineyards and even mussel farms. The Tasman Highway enters wonderland after the town of Swansea, diving into the sea. The views from here are sweeping and panoramic.
One fact is clear enjoying this area in your cheap rental 4wd car Tasmania outback, the Gods have thrown all the right elements to create this perfectly stunning landscape. The visual feast continues driving south; the Terrain around Grindstone Point is straight from a fairy tale. The scenery changes completely as you reach Oxford in your budget hire car Tasmania outback to dense forest, adding another effect to this already stunning route.
Dunalley and Eaglehawk Neck both narrow strips of land, connecting the forester peninsula to the main island, are teasingly beautiful, and the main reason Port Arthur became one of Australia's famous convict colony. As you probe the wonder of Port Arthur and melt in its beauty driving your cheap rental car Tasmania outback, the prisoners who came here first certainly did not do it as easy as you.
This drive is highly recommended if you are visiting Australia and Tasmania to really soak in the surrounding and to enjoy the outback a rental budget 4wd car Tasmania outback is necessary. Plenty of accommodation is available all along the way to increase your flexibility and pleasure.