Port Arthur, Richmond & Tasman Peninsula

Tours Tasmania - Hobart

Port Arthur Tour

Cost:

A$258 (2 Passengers)

Duration:

11 hours.

Minimum Passengers:

2

Maximum Passengers:

20

Departure Days:


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday, except 25DEC, 26DEC and 01JAN.

Departure Time:

Valid for 01APR20-31MAR21:
Pick ups commence at 07:00am - tour departs after pick ups around 07:30am.

Departure Point:

Hobart City accommodation.

Pickup:

Selected Hobart CBD accommodation.

Dropoff:

Selected Hobart CBD accommodation

Not Included:


- Meals

Book

On Request

Cost:

A$258 (2 Passengers)

Inclusions:


- Port Arthur Historic Site entrance fee
- Guided walking tour of Port Arthur Historic Site
- Harbour Cruise
- Professional guides and interpretation.

What to bring:
- Warm jumper.
- Sunscreen.
- Hat.
- Camera.
- Water bottle.
- Shoes for walking.

Itinerary:


Valid for 01APR20-31MAR21:
Port Arthur, Richmond and Tasman Peninsula - Active Day Tour Today is action packed and fast paced, make an early start from Hobart and drive directly to the stunning Tasman Peninsula.This area has amazing history, fascinating stories and amazing scenery.It is also home to Australia's highest sea cliffs.We enjoy the panoramic views of the area from Pirates Bay Lookout which provides a great vantage here of the surrounding area.Passing through Eaglehawk Neck and The Dogline our Tour Guides will share with you all the great stories of the area.Then we begin one of Tasmania's Great Short Walks.This is a short but spectacular track along the Waterfall Bay Clifftop.The walk is around 45 minutes, undulating and categorised as an easy walk.
The track concludes at the remarkable rock formations of Tasman Arch and Devil's Kitchen.
Continuing our journey, you arrive at Port Arthur Historic Site.As you enter the Port Arthur Historic Site, there is a wealth of information and history to take in and you will have ample time to explore and discover the nooks and crannies with around 4 hours on site.Your entry includes a complimentary Harbour Cruise around the Isle of the Dead and a guided walking tour with one of the Site's expert guides.Discover the grim and violent history of the early Australian Penal system and get a sense of the isolation experienced by the convicts in this inescapable prison.With around 4 hours here, you have ample time to walk amongst the main penitentiary; see the solitary confinement cells and many more buildings in this World Heritage open air museum.
On our return to Hobart, make a stop at Federation Chocolate Factory, a small family run boutique chocolate stop, with a variety of chocolate flavours to sample.Further along we arrive in the late afternoon into historic Richmond Village.
Meander the streets, stop for a coffee, visit the Lolly Shop and walk across Australia's oldest bridge still in use a convict built sand-stone bridge, reported to be haunted! Finally, before you re-enter Hobart, stop for a fabulous view across Hobart from a local lookout.A picturesque way to return to the city.

Child Policy:

Valid for 01APR19-31MAR21:
Child: 0-7 years - not catered for.

Important Information:


Valid for 01APR20-31MAR21:
- A fast-paced day this tour includes a 45 minute hike at Waterfall Bay in the Tasman National Park. A suitable level of general health, fitness and physical abilities is essential for this busy tour day.

Book

On Request