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1 Day Port Arthur Tour

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    Take in the stunning coastal views along the devils Kitchen walk
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    Port Arthur Historic Site Management Authority - Explore Port Arthur’s beautiful gardens and grounds
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    Port Arthur Historic Site Management Authority - Be put on trial in the old courthouse

See all the major sights of the Tasman Peninsula while making your way to Port Arthur Historic site to learn about the convicts of Tasmania's past.

  • Explore Australia's most historic town. Admire its beautiful Georgian buildings and see the oldest bridge in Australia.
  • Take in the sweeping ocean views and magnificent coastlines from Pirates Bay lookout at the Tasman Peninsula
  • Witness pristine Eaglehawk Neck.
  • Breathe the salt air as you take a walk on beautiful Egg Beach, learn about the notorious convict "Dogline".
  • Then explore the Tasman Arch and Devils Kitchen, stunning natural attractions rich in native flora and fauna.
  • Visit over 30 historic buildings
  • Take a harbour cruise and walking tour to enhance the experience.
  • Check out the popular museum and theatre.
  • You have maximum time to explore the famous site (4 hours)
  • Enjoy the brand new convict storyteller with carefully crafted stories, old pictures and moving images as you travel between destinations.
  • Hear the stories of Tasmanian convicts and learn how they truly lived.  


  • Pick up and drop off from Hobart Central YHA
  • Modern air conditioned bus
  • Port Arthur entry fee
  • Guided walking tour
  • Harbour cruise
  • Japanese, Chinese & Korean translation
  • Exciting convict DVD on board the bus
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Tours Depart

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Hobart Sunday to Friday 8am 7pm
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Things You Should Know


What you need to bring: Comfortable walking shoes, water bottle, sunscreen, hat and lunch (you will make a stop to purchase lunch if needed)

You may be charged the following fees if you cancel your booking before departure:

  • 30 days or more: 25% of fare.
  • 8 to 29 days: 50% of fare.
  • 0 to 7 days: 100% of fare.
  • Fees up to $100 may be charged for booking amendments.

General Travel Deal Terms and Conditions  

  • Your credit card will be debited upon completion of the online booking process. Your booking is guaranteed once you receive a confirmation email from a YHA Travel & Tours consultant.
  • In the unlikely event we cannot confirm your booking, we will refund the total amount to the credit card with which payment has been made within 7 days. YHA Travel & Tours and its suppliers are not liable in the event a tour or package is not available, and any refunds are restricted to the purchase price of the tour or package booked.
  • All prices quoted are in Australian Dollars.
  • YHA Travel & Tours will aim to respond to your booking within 24 hours by email

Please note that only some hostels are suitable for wheelchair access. If in doubt please contact the individual hostel.

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  • YHA Travel & Tours will be under no obligation to any person as a result of any inaccuracy or misdescription to provide any services set out herein.

Cancellations and Amendments

If you need to cancel or amend your booking, please notify us immediately by email. You can find the email contact details on your booking confirmation. Cancellation and change fees are outlined below:


  • A minimum cancellation fee of $25 per booking will apply to all cancellations. This fee excludes tour operator fees which will vary at the discretion of the supplier/s involved.
  • Cancellations within 48 hours of the tour, activity, accommodation, transport item commencing will incur a 100% cancellation fee. No refunds will be issued.
  • No- shows/ failure to check- in for any tour, activity, accommodation, and/or transport item is considered a cancellation and a refund will not be issued.
  • Refunds are not available on unused portions of tour packages.


  • Booking changes and amendments must be made 5 business days prior to the confirmed date of commencement for the tour, activity, accommodation, or transport item.
  • Booking changes and amendments to any booking made within 48 hours of the tour, activity, accommodation, and/or transport item may result in full cancellation and rebooking of each item and will therefore be charged full cancellation fees.
  • Each change/ amendment after confirmation will incur a minimum fee of $25 per person, per change/ amendment. This fee is in addition to any fees imposed by the tour operator which will vary in line with the cancellation and change terms and conditions of the tour operator involved.

 YHA Membership

This YHA Travel and Tours product is not restricted to YHA members and guests. You do not need to be a member or guest of YHA to purchase this product.

  • If there is accommodation included in this YHA Travel and Tours product and you are not already a member of YHA Australia, membership will be included as part as your first night’s stay
  • If you are an Australian resident, your membership is valid for 2 years from the month that you stay at your first YHA hostel in Australia. Your membership will renew automatically, unless you have not stayed in a YHA hostel in the past 24 months and have unsubscribed from all electronic communications.
  • If you are not an Australian resident, your membership is valid for 2 years from the month that you stay at your first YHA hostel in Australia.

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Last updated 9th January 2020

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