Sheffield, Town of Murals / Cradle Mountain
Sheffield, Town of Murals/Cradle Mountain Tour
Leaving Launceston we travel north, heading for Sheffield, The Town of Murals. We spend a leisurely hour in Sheffield, taking a self-guided walking tour of the town. With over 80 stunning murals in the area, Sheffield boasts plenty to see and provides stunning photo opportunities of picturesque Mt Roland. Enjoy some time out for morning tea before continuing our journey to Cradle Mountain – Lake St Clair National Park.
Arriving at internationally renowned Cradle Mountain, Dove Lake, you may take one of the short walks along the edge of the Lake to Glacier Rock or the Boat Shed, with the opportunity to capture all the beauty of the Alpine region that nature has provided.
After this leisurely walk we take time out for lunch at the “Waldheim Lodge Bistro”, and then continue to Devils@Cradle conservation sanctuary where you have the opportunity to see Tasmanian Devils, Eastern and Spotted Quolls, and find out more about these unique carnivorous creatures and their plight to survive.
We start our return to Launceston, travelling via Lake Barrington, where you will have photo opportunities of the world famous Rowing Course. Soak up all the beauty of this peaceful location of pristine forest before, time permitting, travelling on to Railton, the town of Topiary, our final stop before returning to Launceston.
Depart: Launceston 7.30 am, all guests will be collected from their accommodation (Launceston CBD area) prior to this time.
Return: to Launceston approximately 6.30 pm, all guests will be returned to their accommodation (Launceston CBD area)
Tour duration: is approximately 11 hours.
These times are approximate; times may vary with weather and road conditions.
$335.00 per person
- Walking Tour of Murals (self-guided)
- Mt Roland
- Cradle Mountain - Lake St Clair National Park
- Dove Lake
- Waldheim Lodge Bistro
- Devils@Cradle conservation sanctuary
- Lake Barrington
- Morning Tea
- Drinking water
- Entry fee into Cradle Mountain – Lake St Clair National Park
- Lunch at Waldheim Lodge Bistro - from select menu
- Entry into Devils@Cradle Sanctuary
What to bring
- Hooded weatherproof jacket
- Warm clothing
- Walking shoes or boots
- Sun hat, sunscreen, sunglasses
- A moderate amount of walking is involved including some steps
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Minimum / Maximum Numbers
If you are looking to share the tour with other passengers who book with us, we have a minimum requirement of 2 passengers and a maximum of 4 passengers per tour.
Vehicles are available to be booked as a full day booking regardless of the number of people (1 to 3) travelling to do any our tours.
Please CONTACT US for updated costs for this service.