1. Australia
  2. Tasmania
  3. Tasman Peninsula
  4. Port Arthur Historic Site

Port Arthur: Day Tour from Hobart

Product ID: 65415
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Spend an action-packed day on the Tasman Peninsula. Enjoy a clifftop walk and a cruise, and explore historic Port Arthur and picturesque Richmond.
About this activity
Duration 1 day
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Audio guide/headphones
English

Pick-up service

Pickup and drop-off at central Hobart hotels and backpacker hostels
Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a 50% refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Take in spectacular views from the Waterfall Bay cliff-top walk
  • See the Devils Kitchen and Tasman Arch in Tasman National Park
  • Sample local chocolates made at the Federation Chocolate Factory
  • Enjoy 4 hours exploring the fascinating Port Arthur Historic Site
  • Wander through the beautiful Richmond Village before returning back to Hobart
Full description
Head to the stunning Tasman Peninsula, home to Australia’s highest sea cliffs, on this full-day excursion. Enjoy panoramic views from Pirate's Bay lookout, see the Tasman Arch and Devil's Kitchen rock formations, and take a spectacular walk along the Waterfall Bay coastal track.

Visit the Port Arthur Historic Site, and enjoy a complimentary cruise around the Isle of the Dead and a guided walking tour with an expert guide. Walk around the main penitentiary and see the solitary confinement cells and more in this World Heritage open-air museum.

On the return to Hobart visit lovely Richmond village, taking time to walk across Australia’s oldest bridge still in use.
Includes
  • Port Arthur Historic Site entrance fee and guided walking tour
  • Port Arthur harbor cruise
  • Professional guides
  • Small groups
  • Pickup and drop-off at central Hobart hotels and backpacker hostels
  • Airport drop-off on request with prior arrangement
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 8 years
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Please bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• This tour is active and involves some walking. Although most of the walks are classified as easy, a suitable level of general health and fitness and physical ability is essential
• This is an outdoor activity, so be sure to dress appropriately for the weather conditions
• The minimum age to participate is 8 years; there is no maximum age provided all participants have a sense of adventure and reasonable level of fitness and mobility
• Bring sensible shoes for walking, warm and weatherproof clothing, a hat, sunscreen, a large water bottle, snacks, and lunch (or buy it on the day)
• There is no pick up from Airbnbs or private residences