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  1. Australia
  2. Tasmania
  3. Port Arthur
  4. Tessellated Pavement State Reserve

Hobart Shore Excursion: Port Arthur Site & More

Product ID: 329066
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Travel down the Southern Tasman Peninsula to explore the ruins at Port Arthur Historic Site. See where the Tasmanian Convicts lived & worked & go inside the buildings to experience the best look at their lifestyle on this amazing adventure.
About this activity
Duration: 7 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore the no light/no sound jail cell
  • Learn about Dead Mans Island on the included harbour cruise
  • Discover stories & local legends on the great guided walking tour around the ruins
  • Witness centuries old Tasmanian convict & colonial ruins
Full description
Experience the beauty of Tasmania as you travel down the southern Tasman peninsula to explore the World Heritage listed site at Port Arthur. With rolling hills & unique landscapes, you get to see the pristine beauty that Tasmania is known worldwide for.

Enjoy travelling in high class quality coaches that have been designed for just this type of touring. Enjoy the benefit of pre organised entrance tickets & fees included in the price of your Tasmanian experience. Travel around the Port Arthur Historic ruins yourself, or take part in the guided walking tour or harbor cruise that is also included in your experience. With plenty of different stories & legends to immerse yourself in, there is no shortage of things to do.

Stretch your legs at the Tessellated Pavement on your return journey. Learn about the unique formation of the pavement. This is a fantastic place for any afternoon photos. Experience the professional care of your local driver & guide that are 100% focused on your satisfaction & experience for the day.
  • Pre-organised entrance tickets to Port Arthur Historic Site
  • Guided walking tour around the ruins
  • Harbour cruise around Dead Mans Island
  • On board phone charging inputs
  • All fees and taxes
  • On board microphone and audio system with excellent clarity
  • Spacious fort area and cloth or leather reclining high backed seats
  • Excellent wide spaced panoramic windows and curtains
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The MAC 2 Cruise terminal is located directly in front of the Cruise Ships dock in Hobart Port. It is compulsory for all guests to transition through customs here, so you can not miss going through this building. There are 2 doors that provide an exit for this building. Please meet your guide at the far end of the building near or just outside the door. There will be a tall pole that has numerous identification markers on them. Please wait here for your guide.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• This tour will take place rain or shine
• There is a small amount of walking required for this tour. However the activity level depends on how much you want to see and explore yourself
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Product ID: 329066