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Par Avion Wilderness Tours

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Address: 115 Kennedy Drive | Cambridge Airport, Cambridge, Clarence, Tasmania 7170, Australia
Phone Number: +61 3 6248 5390
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Description: Par Avion fly daily into the South West National Park of Tasmania...
Par Avion fly daily into the South West National Park of Tasmania, offering full and half day tours to Bathurst Harbour and Port Davey. Landing at Melaleuca, you'll enjoy a boat trip, refreshments and/or lunch, as you get a chance to experience the pristine wilderness of this World Heritage Listed Area.
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Awesome South West Tassie in Winter

Great experience, expensive for some perhaps, but worth every penny. Par Avion provide a fabulous and professional tour that is great value and will give you a life long memory... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Great experience, expensive for some perhaps, but worth every penny. Par Avion provide a fabulous and professional tour that is great value and will give you a life long memory of a wonderful part of the world. We both list this day as the one we enjoyed the most on our Tassie holiday....and the scenery? Wow. If you can, fit... More 

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Allens Rivulet, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We were taken for our South West Wilderness flight, on this crisp winter day with Nick from Par Avion. The flight down was via the coast and return via the mountains; both offered fantastic views of Tassie's wonderland. Once there, we were alone in our group of 10; not another person to be seen all day. Nick looked after us... More 

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Colac, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

What an amazing experience. We could not have asked for more. The staff were all fabulous. Our pilots were friendly, informative and caring and couldn't do enough to make our flight enjoyable. We were well catered for and the scenery was absolutely amazing. Thankyou Hugh ( our wonderful pilot ) & Stewie (Co-pilot- photographer 😉) for a wonderful day.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

My pregnant, toddler and I did a tour last week to the South West Wilderness area with Mike organizing the trip for us and Stewie flying us in and out. We found amazing value for money, fantastic service, honesty and they are true ambassadors for Tasmania, proud of their state. Very well informed, friendly and took care of all our... More 

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Devonport, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

A wonderful (surprise) experience for my husband! He enjoyed every detail: the flight to/back; the food (gourmet and delicious); and the tour commentary. It's a remarkable world heritage listed place and it was wonderful to be immersed in the wilderness there. I couldn't recommend this tour enough :)

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Battambang
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

If you don't have several days or more to walk into the south western wilderness of Tasmania then fly with Par Avion in their cute and zappy little planes from Hobart to Melaleuca and explore from there by boat out towards the Southern Ocean.A small group tour, personalised, classy and with a well informed and skilled pilot as your guide,... More 

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Armidale, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We loved every minute of our wilderness experience - the landscapes and the human stories came alive so vividly through the understated, unrushed and utterly professional leadership of the staff at every level. We feel so better informed now about a magnificent part of our country we would never have experienced otherwise. And the meals were great! We are recommending... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

The flight is okay, if you dont sit in the third row (no windows). After landing in Melaleuca, you visit a orange-bellied parrot station where you most likely dont see parrots. Then you take a highspeed boat ride (dont get much of the scenery) to a beach where lunch is served. After a hispeed boat ride back, you take a... More 

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ParAvionManagement, Manager at Par Avion Wilderness Tours, responded to this review

Quite disappointing to get our first "terrible" review. Thankfully the vast majority of passengers don't believe this. Also the tourism industry do not either, as we just won the Australian Tourism Award for Major Tour and Transport Operator a few weeks ago. Why is the tour called a "Day in the Wilderness"? Well the tour goes for 8 hours (a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Flight from Cambridge to Melaleuca was smooth and our Pilot Tom was very informative. Boat trip to Bathurst Harbour was equally as good, smooth calm water. Our morning tea and lunch were excellent. Beautiful pristine areas only seen and appreciated by air unless you are lucky to be able to walk/hike. Return trip to Hobart spectacular! Accolades to Tom and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We took the day wilderness tour, plane for an hour, boat tour of Port Davey and plane tour home. I can only say that if you have a bucket list this has to be included at the top of it. This is truly spectacular. Our pilots Luke and Nick did all possible to ensure that we enjoyed the day. Their... More 

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Address: 115 Kennedy Drive | Cambridge Airport, Cambridge, Clarence, Tasmania 7170, Australia
Phone Number: +61 3 6248 5390
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Clarence  >  Cambridge

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