Pack-free Accommodated: Best of the Great Walk - 3D/3N

From AUD $1,200.00
  • Duration: 3 Days (approx.)
  • Location: URANGAN, QLD
  • Product code: PFA_GREATWALK3D

* EXPERIENCE HIKING DIFFERENTLY WITH GOURMET MEALS AND LUXURY ACCOMMODATION! *

A pack-free accommodated hike is a guided hiking experience that allows hikers to see the great outdoors, yet be able to enjoy amenities. This hike lets you enjoy the best experiences of Fraser Island Hiking, while also enjoying convenient 4WD transfers, luxury accommodation and gourmet meals. Pack-free hiking is a new initiative that Fraser Island Hiking has established in order to offer a exclusive, premium hiking option for Fraser Islands Great Walk.


- Stay in a luxury accommodation with amenities (running water, hot showers, beds, toilets). 

- See major sites along the Fraser Island Great Walk hiking track 

- Fully supported hike, including a lot of food/ water/ drinks/ snacks

- Gourmet snacks and nibbles, including wine/ beer! 

- Detailed information and maps, hiker info/ safety briefing/ itineraries 

- You ONLY carry a small day bag

- Average 11km walking each day

- 4WD transfer (pick up and drop off) every morning and afternoon

- Minimum 6 people per hike (if you have booked less than 6 people then you may be added to a group of other smaller groups). 


ITINERARY

DAY 1 - 1/2 day transfer to the Island 

- Transfer to the island in private 4WD transfer (3pm barge)

- Relax at the accommodation and enjoy a sunset wine and cheese platter!

- Mingle with your fellow walkers


DAY 2 - 6.2km - 10.8km 

- Healthy, gourmet packed lunch

- Valley of the Giants, Lake Garawongera


DAY 3 - 11.6km

- Healthy, gourmet packed lunch

Lake Boomanjin, Lake Birrabeen


DAY 4 - 13.8km

- Cooked lunch at Central Station 

- Pile Valley, Central Station, Basin Lake, Lake McKenzie 

- Transferred via. Kingfisher back to Hervey Bay

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WHAT'S INCLUDED

- Luxury meals and drinks (2 continental breakfasts, 3 gourmet lunches, 2 luxury cooked dinners, snacks and nibbles, complimentary red/ white wine or beer with dinner), water will be available to fill your bottle from each night. 

- Healthy, energy snack packs while you walk 

- Cheese platters 

- Round trip barge and 4WD transfer

- Accommodation in a beach house (hot water, showers, toilets, beds, insect screens). 

- Detailed information and personal guide - hiker information, safety briefing, maps and itineraries, hikers camp permits included. 

- Vehicle parking and storage of larger bags at our office. 

- Phone reception at accommodation (no wifi) and electricity available.

WHAT TO BRING

- Suitable walking/ hiking shoes

- Overnight bag to leave at the accommodation - this should be a small bag containing belongings you will need when you return to the accommodation. This could include: warm overnight clothes, personal belongs, pack towel (easy drying), spare change of clothes, phone charger, toiletries etc. No suitcases - soft bags only.

- Day pack with essentials - you will carry this as you walk, this could include: camera, phone, swimmers/pack towel, torch, sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, insect repellent, large reusable water bottle to carry water during the day approx. 1.5lts.