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Explore the restored buildings and ruins of Port Arthur Historic Site on this day tour from Hobart. Hear stories of the convict era on a guided walking tour and take a cruise on Carnarvon Bay around the Isle of the Dead.

Leave Hobart behind and travel via coach to Port Arthur. Journey through Tasman National Park and marvel at the spectacle of Tasman Arch. See the great hole, Devil's Kitchen, and be amazed at its magnitude.

Continue your ride to the Port Arthur Convict Site and upon arrival join your guide for walking tour. Listen to the stories of its convict past as well as the early settlement of the colony, Van Dieman's Land, known today as Tasmania. Wander around the restored buildings and ruins, including the penitentiary and commandant's house.

Later, hop on board a scenic cruise on Carnarvon Bay. Glide over the water around the Isle of the Dead. From live tour commentary on the cruise, hear stories about the people who lived and died at Port Arthur.

After your cruise, take time to explore the Port Arthur Historic Site grounds and gardens at your own pace before your return transfer to Hobart in the late afternoon.

Explore the restored buildings and ruins of Port Arthur Historic Site on this day tour from Hobart. Hear stories of the convict era on a guided walking tour and take a cruise on Carnarvon Bay around the Isle of the Dead.

Leave Hobart behind and travel via coach to Port Arthur. Journey through Tasman National Park and marvel at the spectacle of Tasman Arch. See the great hole, Devil's Kitchen, and be amazed at its magnitude.

Continue your ride to the Port Arthur Convict Site and upon arrival join your guide for walking tour. Listen to the stories of its convict past as well as the early settlement of the colony, Van Dieman's Land, known today as Tasmania. Wander around the restored buildings and ruins, including the penitentiary and commandant's house.

Later, hop on board a scenic cruise on Carnarvon Bay. Glide over the water around the Isle of the Dead. From live tour commentary on the cruise, hear stories about the people who lived and died at Port Arthur.

After your cruise, take time to explore the Port Arthur Historic Site grounds and gardens at your own pace before your return transfer to Hobart in the late afternoon.

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8:15 AM Tour

Duration 9h Free cancellation No booking or credit card fees Tour of Port Arthur Historic Site.
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$94.32

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Full-Day Port Arthur & Tasman National Park Tour

Activity/Location

Port Arthur Historic Site

Port Arthur

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Tasmanian Travel Centre

    16-20 Davey Street

    Hobart

  • Hobart City Center (Hotel Pickup)

    Hobart


Description

Explore the restored buildings and ruins of Port Arthur Historic Site on this day tour from Hobart. Hear stories of the convict era on a guided walking tour and take a cruise on Carnarvon Bay around the Isle of the Dead.

Leave Hobart behind and travel via coach to Port Arthur. Journey through Tasman National Park and marvel at the spectacle of Tasman Arch. See the great hole, Devil's Kitchen, and be amazed at its magnitude.

Continue your ride to the Port Arthur Convict Site and upon arrival join your guide for walking tour. Listen to the stories of its convict past as well as the early settlement of the colony, Van Dieman's Land, known today as Tasmania. Wander around the restored buildings and ruins, including the penitentiary and commandant's house.

Later, hop on board a scenic cruise on Carnarvon Bay. Glide over the water around the Isle of the Dead. From live tour commentary on the cruise, hear stories about the people who lived and died at Port Arthur.

After your cruise, take time to explore the Port Arthur Historic Site grounds and gardens at your own pace before your return transfer to Hobart in the late afternoon.


Highlights

  • Full day to explore fascinating Port Arthur Historic Site

  • Guided walk to buildings & ruins including the penitentiary

  • Cruise with commentary around the Isle of the Dead

  • Scenic drive through stunning Tasman National Park

  • Jagged rocks & cliffs of Tasman Arch & Devil's Kitchen


Inclusions

  • Guided tour to Port Arthur Historic Site

  • Cruise around the Isle of the Dead

  • Admission fees

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your Hobart city center hotel

  • Live tour commentary provided in English


Exclusions

  • Lunch

  • Beverages, bottled water, and snacks


Know Before You Book

  • Children 3 and younger are complimentary if not occupying a seat.

  • Check-in starts 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.


Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 5 days before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.

Location

Port Arthur Historic Site, Port Arthur, Australia