Morning hike exploring kunanyi/Mt. Wellington. Stretch your legs with a 2.5hr wander in Hobart’s backyard. Relax in the city for a lunch layover. The afternoon we walk & sample Hobart’s craft beer scene with some local history along the way.
Departs 8:30AM from Hobart Travel and Information Centre (20 Davey Street) Corner of Davey and Elizabeth street.
After the lunch layover, at 2:00PM, please meet your guide at The New Sydney Hotel, (87 Bathurst Street).
Mt Wellington Morning Hike
Tour Starts 8:30am from the Hobart Travel and Information Centre (20 Davey Street) – Please meet outside.
Drive to Wellington Park, approx. 15 minutes, where guides will introduce you to the mountain’s history and discuss the day trip over the Wellington Park walking map. Toilet facilities available.
Depending on the weather and cloud cover, we will visit to mountain summit first thing, or after the hikes. From the pinnacle on a clear day, the views are extensive an offer views over Hobart and beyond.
Trails we intend to hike, Organ Pipes Track, Pinnacle Track, Sphinx Rock, O’Grady’s Fall and the Octopus Tree.
We will aim to hike for a total of up to 3 hours, up to 8km, with plenty of breaks and a stop at ‘the springs’ for a hot drink.
Guided by qualified local guides, you will experience kunanyi/Mt. Wellington like a local. Our team love sharing Tasmania and will bring to life the natural and cultural history that makes up Tassie.
Please note: Walking tracks may vary depending on group size and weather conditions.
Spend 1.5hrs enjoying the Hobart waterfront/city or midtown with many food and drink venues. Famous floating fish and chips, healthy cafes, sushi, local bakeries or a close walk to Salamanca for many restaurant options. Ask guides for their favourite! Or, enjoy a hearty meal at the New Sydney before sampling some afternoon beers!
Hobart Beer and History Walk
New Sydney Hotel (87 Bathurst Street) at 2:00PM
Please meet your guide outside the pub, by the “best little pub in town’ sign, 5 minutes prior to tour starting.
Tour finishes at The Winston Ale House – top end of Elizabeth Street, A great place to kick on, or an easy walk/cab back to the city/waterfront/Hobart Brewing co.
Visit 3-4 venues on this 3 hour walking tour, each with a different take on the scene. Cosy pubs, cellar doors, inner-city micro-breweries and brew-pubs. Venues will vary depending on opening hours, There’s no shortage of interesting places to enjoy some of Tassie’s best locally produced independent beers.
Sample up to 10 beers and enjoy a good old yarn about Hobart’s history along the way.
The tour has a 1.7km walk between from the city, via midtown and finishing in North Hobart. We limit this tour to 2-6 people.
We wear warm, comfortable clothing,
a base layer and jacket for the wind/rain.
Worn in jogging shoes or hiking boots.
Rain jackets can be borrowed.
Hiking poles available if needed
Cancellations by Us
If we cancel your tour, you can transfer the fare paid towards a tour on an alternate date or alternatively receive a full refund. Refunds will be provided where required by Australian Consumer Law. In circumstances where a cancellation is due to external events outside our reasonable control, refunds will be less any unrecoverable costs. We are not responsible for any incidental expenses that you may have incurred as a result of your booking including but not limited to visas, vaccinations, travel insurance excess or non-refundable flights.
Cancellations by You
We strongly advise you to take out travel insurance which includes cover for cancellation costs.
If you cancel your booking before departure for single day and multi-day tours we may at our absolute discretion charge the following fees;
30 days or more: 25% of fare;
8 to 29 days: 50% of fare; or
0 to 7 days or no show: 100% of fare.