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Tasman Island Cruises and Port Arthur Historic Site Day Tour from Hobart

  • 11
    Daily, except Christmas Day
  • 11
    Departs From Hobart
  • Full Day

This is the ultimate Tasman Peninsula day tour.  Your day includes return guided bus tour from Hobart, our award-winning 3 Hour Cruise, morning tea and lunch as part of three hours at the Port Arthur Historic Site.

Departure Point

The Full Day Tour departs from the Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Booking Centre.  This is situated on Hobart’s waterfront on Franklin Wharf, next to the Constitution Dock Lifting Bridge.  Please check-in by 7.30am for an 7.45am departure.

Price Includes

  • 3 Hour Tasman Island wilderness cruise
  • Return transfers from Hobart
  • Morning tea and lunch served at the Port Arthur Historic Site.
  • Scenic guided bus tour
  • Entry/Admission - Port Arthur Historic Site

Price Excludes

  • Hotel pick up
  • Food and drinks, unless specified


07:30am – Check in at Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Centre
07:45am – Bus departs 
09:15am – Arrive on Tasman Peninsula, Morning Tea
10:00am – 3 Hour Wilderness Cruise
01:00pm – Cruise concludes
01:30pm – 3 Hours at the Port Arthur Historic Site (including lunch and time to explore)
04:30pm – Bus departs
06:00pm – Arrive Hobart, hotel drop-off 


The Boat

Open-air tiered seating gives each passenger an excellent all-round view. An open sided design ensures a direct connection with nature, not enclosed behind glass. Each boat carries a maximum of 43 passengers, delivering an intimate and personal eco-cruising experience

What To Bring

Warm and windproof clothing

Hat and sun protection

Additional Information

The direction of the cruise is decided each day depending on the wind and the sea conditions

Bookings are essential. All passengers must be accounted for and if travelling with a child aged 0-2yrs, an Infant ticket must be selected at time of booking. Cruise time may not be accommodated if all passengers travelling in group are not pre-booked

Cancellation Policy

  • No cancellation fees if you need to cancel due to COVID right up to the time of departure.  This includes if you are unwell or if you have to change your travel plans due to flight changes or travel restrictions.  We will happily move your booking to another day or provide you with a full refund.  Please note you need to advise us prior to departure so that we have an opportunity to re-sell the seats. 
  • For non-COVID related cancellations our normal cancellation policy applies. We reserve the right to charge 100% for cancellations within 24 hours of departure.  Bookings are fully flexible up to 24 hours prior to the tour departure. 
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