Wilsons Prom is a stunning natural area on the southernmost tip of the Australian continent. It is Victoria’s most loved National Park and and a stunning wilderness area.
‘The Prom’ is located 230 kilometres south-east of Melbourne, and is a favourite of animal lovers and hikers for its abundant wildlife and hiking trails. The granite based mountains loom out into the sea, surrounded by the clearest blue waters and some of the most pristine beaches in the country. The ruggedness and sheer beauty of the park captures the hearts of all who visit.
Wilsons Prom is one of Victoria’s best kept secrets and a must for anyone who loves the outdoors! A true escape, where you can lose yourself among nature at its best.
Whether you are interested in a day trip or a multi-day hike, Great Private Tours can tailor a tour to suit you. You can also combine a tour of Wilsons Prom with a trip to Phillip Island or include it in a multi-day tour of Victoria to see the diversity the state offers.
From the Parks Victoria website:
Wilsons Prom is one of Victoria’s most-loved places.
At the southernmost tip of mainland Australia, it offers spectacular scenery of huge granite mountains, open forest, rainforest, sweeping beaches and coastlines.
Great bushwalks extend from under an hour to over three days. Visitors can camp, caravan or stay in huts, cabins, wilderness retreats or lodges at Tidal River where there is a general store and take-away food shop.
Wilsons Promontory Lightstation is perched on a small peninsula jutting into the wild seas of Bass Strait.
The waters surrounding the Wilsons Prom are protected as a marine national park and marine park and offer outstanding diving.