3N Hobart Discovery

  • 4 Days
  • 1 Country
  • 1 Cities

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About This Trip

Hobart – Gateway to Tasmania, is the ideal excursion point to explore the rest of the island’s charms. From historic inner suburbs, vibrant music and nightlife to Australia’s oldest theatre, the Theatre Royal, Hobart promises much to those who visit her.

Your Itinerary

Day 1

SIC Transfer to Hobart hotel

Day 2

Hobart City Tour - Morning

  • Operates Daily except Sat
    Departs: 9.30am from Brooke St Pier 9.40am from Tasmanian Travel Centre Returns: 12.45pm
  • Fare includes Explorer Coach Tram Tour
  • Welcome to Hobart's Best City Tour. Hobart is a city of yachts and spinnakers, gardens and galleries, sandstone cottages and stately Georgian homes. Enjoy it all on this very personalised coach tram tour
  • Sullivan’s Cove - Hobart’s birthplace and ferry terminal
  • Parliament House
  • Salamanca Place - Georgian style warehouses now restored as restaurants, galleries and pubs
  • Princes Park - a one time gun battery
  • Battery Point - charming historic houses, pubs, boutique shops and restaurants
  • St. George’s Church
  • Views of Wrest Point Casino and exclusive Sandy Bay
  • St. David’s Park
  • South Hobart at the foot of Mt. Wellington
  • Option to walk and view the exterior of the Cascade Brewery
  • Cascade Gardens
  • Visit the remains of the Female Factory - a one time female prison
  • St. David’s Cathedral
  • Treasury Building and Franklin Square
  • GPO and Hobart Town Hall
  • Penitentiary Chapel
  • Queen’s Domain and Government House
  • Cross Tasman Bridge over the Derwent River
  • Views over Kangaroo Bay Marina and Bellerive
  • Stop at Rosny Hill lookout for stunning views of Hobart, Sandy Bay, Mt Wellington, Tasman Bridge and Glenorchy
  • Victoria Dock and Constitution Dock
  • Enjoy some free time to see the exquisite Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

Day 3

Port Arthur

  • A wonderful day tour full of history, amazing scenery and maximum time at the Port Arthur Site. A compelling and dramatic reminder of our convict past and the early settlement of what was the Colony of Van Diemen's Land - now Tasmania.
  • Departing Hobart view Government House, home to the governor of Tasmania
  • Travel across the Tasman Bridge over the Derwent River, and into the Coal River Valley, an award winning wine producing area surrounding the historic town of Richmond (Oct - Apr).
  • Enjoy an orientation drive through this quaint historic town with a short photo stop at the famous convict built Richmond Bridge (Oct to Apr)
  • We continue onto the Tasman Peninsula, an area abound with natural bushland, native wildlife and amazing coastal scenery
  • Skirt Norfolk Bay on the Tasman Peninsula
  • Eaglehawk Neck- stunning rocky coastline
  • Doo Town
  • Our stop in the Tasman National Park at Pristine Pirates Bay, will leave you in awe of the wonderful views, rugged coastline and striking rock formations. A great photo opportunity!
  • Arriving at Port Arthur we have approximately 5 hours to soak up the atmosphere of this World Heritage Site
  • Visit the Interpretation Centre and follow the harrowing life of a convict.
  • Join a guided walking tour to learn about the many restored buildings and ruins
  • See the Penitentiary - a one time granary and flour mill, separate prison, Commandant's House, church and more
  • Enjoy a cruise on Carnarvon Bay around the Isle of the Dead, then back to the Historic Site for free time to purchase your own lunch and explore at your own pace.
  • Operates daily except Sat
    Departs: 8.15am (October 1 through to April 30) or 9.15am (May 1 through to September 30)
    Returns: 5.00pm/5.30pm (Oct to Apr)
  • Fare includes Introductory walking tour by Port Arthur guide (40mins), harbour cruise, Port Arthur admission and free WiFi* on coach

Day 4

SIC transfer to Hobart airport

What's Included

  • 3 nights accommodation at choice of hotel with daily breakfast
  • Admission and/or sightseeing as per itinerary
  • All transfers as per itinerary
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