Tasmania is a place of wild and beautiful landscapes, friendly people with a relaxed island lifestyle and a haunting history evoked by world-famous convict ruins. It is Australia’s most geographically diverse state, with over 40 percent reserved as national parks and World Heritage wilderness. Begin by exploring the northern region, including Cradle Mountain National Park. Continue to Hobart and board the 72-passenger expedition ship Coral Discoverer for a seven-night cruise to the farthest reaches of Tasmania’s rugged coast. Become immersed in Tasmania’s breathtaking National Parks and dramatic scenery, abundant wildlife and storied history.