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Par Avion Wilderness Tours

115 Kennedy Drive, Cambridge, Clarence, Tasmania 7170, Australia
+61 3 6248 5390
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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. Par Avon also provide tours to other parts of the state including Strahan and the Gordon River, Wineglass Bay, Maria Island and the 3 Capes. Par Avion also operate specalised helicopter tours, ranging from 20 minute scenic flights, to all day personalised helicopter experiences
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115 Kennedy Drive, Cambridge, Clarence, Tasmania 7170, Australia
+61 3 6248 5390
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a half-day tour into the Southwest Wilderness and we had the best weather! This area is only accessible via air and you definitely want to visit if possible. It is absolutely breathtakingly gorgeous! We were the only people doing the half-day tour (seems...More

Thank jnsasf05
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We did 20 minute helicopter flight around Hobart which was amazing! We left on time and the pilot was great at settling my flying nerves. Amazing views and great service by all involved!

Thank Charlotte M
ParAvionManagement, Manager at Par Avion Wilderness Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Hi Charlotte, Thanks for the review!

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We recently had a wonderful tour into Tasmania's southwest wilderness with James as pilot/boat skipper/lunch host/guide. It was a privilege to be taken into the wilderness in such safe & expert hands as James' on a day when the weather could have been a real...More

1  Thank erneale
Reviewed 12 May 2017

With the wonderful weather, we had great scenery. It is great to be in such wilderness. All aspects of the tour logistics are top. The pilot plays many role...boat capitain...guide...with success. I highly recommend this tour.

2  Thank 1LouBar
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

What an unforgettable full day wilderness tour ! We flew with our 1 year old baby and we all love it ! The best value for money tour in Tasmania Great flight, incredible views Great boat tour in the wilderness Great food and wine And...More

1  Thank Zav L
Reviewed 27 April 2017

In planning our Tasmania trip (with the unparalleled advice of Susie of Tasmanian Odyssey) , I hesitated when considering the full day Wilderness tour with Par Avion , due to the cost . Susie , however , suggested that while rather expensive , this tour...More

1  Thank avidskiier
ParAvionManagement, Manager at Par Avion Wilderness Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thanks for the review - and glad you enjoyed the day with Hugh !

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

First of all, you fly in over a stunning coastline. Then you approach via the intersecting waterways and finally you walk up n over the hills to look down over the water. And finally as you fly out, you get to put it all together...More

Thank sharon m
ParAvionManagement, Manager at Par Avion Wilderness Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you and thrilled you enjoyed the trip!

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

An unforgettable experience with Par Avion, we took a mid morning helicopter fight with Greg to Bangor Wine & Oyster Shed for magnificent champagne and oysters. Great way to start our Tasmania trip. Staff are very helpful, the entire experience was smooth and professional. Definitely...More

Thank Stefan Z
ParAvionManagement, Manager at Par Avion Wilderness Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thanks for the review and thrilled that you enjoyed the helicopter ride with Greg

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Tasmania's South-West is such a beautiful part of the world, and A Day in the Wilderness tour with Par Avion is a perfect way to experience this remote part of Tassie. The guides/ pilots are both knowledgable and friendly and are a big part of...More

Thank Michelle M
ParAvionManagement, Manager at Par Avion Wilderness Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thank you for the review! Glad you enjoyed the day

Reviewed 13 April 2017

Recently completed a day trip to Melaleuca and Bathurst harbour for our birthdays. Could not have been better. Perfect weather, knowledgeable staff who made the journey interesting and informative. Highly recommended!

Thank tonyrachael
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3 February 2016|
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Response from Connie H | Reviewed this property |
We traveled late November and it was perfect.
Matthew W
28 December 2014|
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Response from ParAvionManagement | Property representative |
Hi Matthew, We have a wilderness camp based at Forest Lag, to which I'm thinking you are referring to. Generally we only do a 3 day / 2 night option, but could look at doing a 2 day / 1 night option. This would be a fully... More