Port Arthur MEGA Day Tour
This popular day tour is loaded with Tasmanian history and all the natural attractions of the Tasman Peninsula. BRAND NEW CONVICT DVD STORYTELLER ON BOARD, CHECK IT OUT!) Visit Australia's most historic town, see coastal views, witness stunning natural formations and explore the history rich Port Arthur, from top to bottom! Don't forget to bring a camera to capture those picturesque moments on your day of adventure!
Your journey begins as you board the fully air conditioned and comfortable tour coach. Your first visit of the morning take you to the famous Richmond Colonial Village. Here you will have plenty of time to stroll around Australia's most historic town and its beautiful Georgian buildings, including the oldest bridge in Australia. After taking in the sights of Richmond you will arrive at the Tasman Peninsula where you will witness the magnificent ocean and coastal views from Pirates Bay Lookout. The group then heads up to Eaglehawk Neck for a short walk on beautiful Egg Beach. Be sure to hear information regarding the famous convict Dogline.
The next destination of the tour brings you to the fantastic natural attractions of Tasman Arch & Devils Kitchen. Marvel at the beauty of these natural rock formations, carved into sheer cliff face by the seas below. Once you have taken your fair share of pictures it's time to head to the famous Port Arthur Historic Site, Tasmania's number 1 visited destination. Here you will be given maximum time to explore Port Arthur's many attractions. Visit over 30 historic buildings, take a harbour cruise or walking tour to enhance the experience and check out the popular museum and theatre.
Before departing for Hobart you will have the opportunity to visit the stunning Remarkable Cave and check out the panoramic views from Maingon Bay Lookout. If the timing is right you may even be able to see whales! From here the tour concludes as you are returned back to Hobart in the comfort of a fully air conditioned tour coach.
The Ultimate Port Arthur Mega Day Tour is an 11 hour mega tour, jampacked with Tasmanian convict history and great natural sights!
Risdon Cove (first settlement)
Richmond historic village (1hr)
Australia’s oldest bridge
Pirates Bay Lookout
Tasman Arch and Devil’s Kitchen walk
Famous Doo Town
Remarkable Cave (seasonal)
Port Arthur Historic Site
4hrs visiting time
Guided walking tour
Access to over 30 buildings, ruins and restored houses
Visit interpretation gallery, museum and cinema
25 minute cruise around the Isle of the Dead
Port Arthur entry fee
Guided walking tour
25 min harbour cruise
NOTE: Unless otherwise specified, the rates listed are for the 2019 - 2020 season. The 2019 - 2020 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2019 to the 31st March 2020. The 2020 - 2021 season rates commence on the 1st April 2020.