#3 in Best Places to Visit in Australia – Separated from the mainland of Australia, there are over 1,000 mountain peaks in Tasmania, and a good percentage of the island is national parks and reserves, so seeing rare animals is very likely.
Tasmania Australia Attractions
If you are an avid whitewater rafter, the Franklin River will mercilessly challenge your skills. You can also hang glide and take in the overhead sights of Tasmania. Then there is Port Arthur – the ruins of what used to be a prison. The prison was open from 1830 to 1877 and thousands of prisoners were contained there. Other attractions include Dove Lake, Cradle Mountain, Russell Falls, Wineglass Bay in Freycinet National Park, Hellyer Gorge and many more.