Located along the rugged coastline of west Tasmania, Strahan is surrounded by beautiful forests, National Parks, rainforests and fringed by a picturesque coastline that boasts many attractions and activities. You can begin up the Gordon River from Strahan, explore the Tasmania bushlands and stay in the main harbour and port of the west coast. Strahan is the gateway to Tasmania’s World Heritage Area where you will come across lakes, rivers, waterfalls, parklands and wildlife. Explore the hiking trails and mountain ranges, cruise the rivers and waterways or charter your way along the coast using Strahan as you main port of call.
Strahan is a popular stop for many tourists making their way through the west coast region of Tasmania with its popular fishing spots, wonderful accommodation, friendly locals and you will also find here a place that is steeped in history and culture that dates back to the early settlement days. Ride the wild river jet boats, join a kayaking tour for the day, set out for a four wheel driving adventures for something a little different or see the sights by air in a helicopter or seaplane for a couple of hours. Browse through galleries, studios and markets, stop for a bite to eat at one of the waterfront cafes and eateries and dine out for dinner on some of the best tasting seafood you will ever try.
Strahan can be your getaway to many exciting activities from water based adventures to land based fun. See an abundance of wildlife and sea life, ride the West Coast Wilderness Railway with the kids or take time out to visit neighbouring Sarah Island for picnic. There is sand dunning at Ocean Beach, ocean cruises and river cruises, you can step back in time and learn about the gold mining days and stories of the old pioneers and all of this can be easily experience with the close proximity of your chosen Strahan accommodation. Book into lakeside villas, holiday homes or waterfront cottages with uninterrupted views or perhaps a stay in a boutique hotel or even enjoying a farm stay is something that you are after. There are many unique styles of accommodation, right for all occasions, so it won’t’ matter if you are after something for yourself, for the two of you or for a large family or group, there are numerous choices when it comes to finding the right style of accommodation for your trip to Strahan. Book into a backpacker hostel, a bed and breakfast by the sea or a room overlooking the Gordon River!
With its pristine rainforests, mirror image waterways, stunning coastline, adrenalin pumped activities and plenty of family fun, there is every reason for you to visit Strahan. It has everything that you could want from, relaxed lazy days in the sun to winter sports, wilderness adventures, water sports and more. Discover the secretes and treasures of Strahan for yourself and book your nearby Queenstown accommodation before it is too late. This quaint seaside town has so much for you to see and do, that you are simply going to have to come and find out for yourself! Book the ideal holiday for your honeymoon, family holiday with the kids, corporate trip or travelling holiday with friends or a large group and use Strahan as th perfect base to explore and discover the sights and delights.