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  2. Tasmania
  3. Hobart

Hobart History, People and Places: 2-Hour City Walk

Product ID: 103781
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Discover the real Hobart on a walking tour. Admire its architecture and learn about its people. Enjoy your guide’s stories about the city’s past.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn all about Hobart from a friendly, knowledgeable guide
  • Explore the waterfront, the city center and Salamanca
  • Enjoy stories of convicts, scoundrels, governors and ladies of influence
Full description
Explore Hobart on a 2-hour city walking tour that includes historic Hunter Street, the Hobart waterfront, Salamanca Place and more. Hear stories about the hard working convicts, explorers, entrepreneurs, villains and heroes of the convict-built city.

You’ll also learn about the original owners, the local aboriginal people and the birth of a new British colony.

Visit the original and the current waterfront areas. See the historic Henry Jones IXL jam factory and Australia’s only Georgian corner. Continue to beautiful Salamanca, and admire the well-preserved Georgian, Edwardian and Victorian architecture.
Includes
  • 2-hour walking tour
  • Friendly, knowledgeable guide
  • Old images, maps and photographs to enhance the guide's commentary
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Food and drinks
  • Souvenirs

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Outside the Henry Jones Art Hotel, 25 Hunter Street, Hobart

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Important information
Know before you go
• 3-hour parking is available outside the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, in Dunn Place. This is just a short walk from the start of the tour

• Note that tours operate regardless of the weather

• Be sure to bring whatever you may need to be comfortable while outdoors for 2-3 hours. Hobart is well known for its glorious range of weather conditions (often on the same day), so check the weather forecast and dress accordingly
Customer reviews
Overall rating
5.0 / 5
based on 12 reviews
Review summary
Service
5.0/5
Organization
5.0/5
Value for money
4.9/5
Safety
5.0/5

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Hobart Walking Tours

Product ID: 103781