Salamanca Market - delight in a shopping experience at Hobart's popular and colourful outdoor marketplace. Then join Port Arthur Tour and acquire a sense of our past convict era and early Australian settlement.
Cross the Tasman Bridge
Head out on the Tasman Highway over the Pitwater Causeway onto Forestier Peninsula
Pristine Pirates Bay
Skirt Norfolk Bay on the Tasman Peninsula
Take a guided walking tour of the historic convict site
Port Arthur, with access to over 30 restored buildings and ruins
See the Penitentiary - a one time granary and flour mill, the separate prison
The Commandant's House, the church and more
Take a cruise on Carnarvon Bay around the "Isle of the Dead"
Visit highlights of Tasman National Park
Wonder at the spectacle of Tasman Arch
Superb views of the rugged coastline
Be amazed at the magnitude of the Devil's Kitchen.
NOTE: The 2013 - 2014 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2013 - 31st March 2014. The 2014 - 2015 season rates commence on the 1st April 2014.
Hobart - Brooke Street Pier
Departs: 9:15 AM (11:00 AM if you do not want to go to the market)
Returns: 6:00 PM
Full Day Tour
Child prices are applicable for children aged between 4-14 years. Adult fares apply to persons 15 years and over. Children 3 years and under are free if not occupying a seat (ie. must sit on parent's/carer's lap). If a seat is required, child fare applies.
DRESSCODE / WHAT TO BRING
Fare Includes: Guided tour of Port Arthur, harbour cruise and Port Arthur admission.
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"Hi we had a fantastic time. The employees, food, cruise we had the best experience we have had in a long time would recommend to anyone and we hope do go again.
The whole deal was awesome thanks to all involved Janine." Janine (New South Wales, Australia.)
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Especially enjoyed Cradle Mountain, Port Arthur and Wineglass bay. If your looking for a compact 6 day tour to explore Tasmania then this is it." Mick (Gold Coast, Australia.)
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