Why Tasmania this 2024

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Exceptional news for Tasmania! Making an appearance in the coveted ’52 Best Places to Visit in 2024′ list published by The New York Times, Tasmania shines bright in the global travel scene. Compiled by discerning travel editors and experts, this list serves as the gold standard in travel destinations, eagerly awaited by explorers worldwide, looking for their next great adventure.

This year, the spotlight falls on Tasmania, admired for its rich indigenous culture, natural splendours, and elevated dining experiences. Several Tasmanian operators have been earmarked for offering unique experiences that contribute to the rich Tasmanian tapestry.

As Nora Walsh, a contributor to The New York Times suggests, adventure awaits around every corner in Tasmania. From the Tasmanian Walking Company’s guided walks across rugged Bruny Island to the immersive indigenous experiences offered by local Palawa community members. Foodies will be delighted to forage for native ingredients with Palawa Kipli, an Indigenous-owned company, culminating in a tantalising tasting menu.

Sarah Clark, CEO, Tourism Tasmania, says, “Being included in The New York Times Best Places to Visit list is an honour, and we are excited to showcase our unique experiences. Tasmania has been a favourite among Australian travellers, and now, we are thrilled to charm international visitors as well.”

Tasmania has something for everyone – stunning natural beauty, world-class gastronomy, a vibrant creative community, and a rich cultural heritage. Above all, its warm hospitality stands out, making it a must-visit destination. Tasmania’s recognition in this prestigious list positions it alongside the likes of Brisbane, Grenada in The Caribbean, the Albanian Alps and Geneva in Switzerland, further solidifying its standing in the global tourism circuit.

Get ready to make your travel plans for 2024 now, and don’t forget to check the full The New York Times’ Best Places to Visit in 2024 list [here](url to the list).

The world is waiting, and so is Tasmania. Will you answer the call?

Link to the full The New York Times’ Best Places to Visit in 2024 list here

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