Great One-Day trips from Orford
There are many options for day trips using Orford Sanda House as a base. Below are some suggestions. Please feel free to contact us and we’ll be more than happy to provide recommendations.
The most popular day trip is across to Maria Island by ferry for the day where you can see lots of wildlife and enjoy some fantastic walks. The following links provides all the information you will need to make the most of your day on Maria Island:
• Port Arthur
• Swansea / Freycinet National Park
Professional Tours & Experiences
• East Coast Cruises – an excellent all day cruise to Maria Island and surrounds
Award winning tour unlike any other day tour in Australia.
Developed by local marine scientists.
Cruise to the famous Painted & Fossil Cliffs.
Intimate cruise with small group sizes.
Custom tour vessel with twin decks, allowing you to move freely about the boat.
Big buffet lunch at anchor with all local food, beer, wine, tea and coffee.
Explore hidden coastline, GIANT caves and views of mountain ranges.
Afternoon guided walk of Darlington UNESCO convict precinct.
Encounter Maria’s wombats, kangaroos, infamous Cape Barron geese and other native wildlife.