Port Arthur day tour from Hobart

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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

Adventure Island Tours

Explore the Port Arthur Historic site, stopping along the way to see the beauty of the South East Coast on this Mega Tour!

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.

You will be picked up from your Hobart accommodation and set off to discover the natural beauty and history of the area. You will visit the first settlement in Tasmania and cross the oldest bridge in Australia.

As you head further south, it’s time to stretch your legs and breathe in the freshest air in the world! You will stop at Tasman Arch to check out the unusual geological formation and take a walk at Devils Kitchen. Keep an eye out for the wildlife!

In the afternoon you will have 4 hours to explore the Port Arthur Historic site. Take a 25 minute cruise around the Isle of the dead, a guided tour to learn about the history of the site and spend some time exploring the area independently. See how the officers lived, visit the separate prison where the inmates were kept in isolation and wander through the ruins of the penitentiary, guard tower and convict church.

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


  • Port Arthur entry fee
  • Guided walking tour & harbour cruise
  • Japanese, Chinese & Korean translation
  • Exciting convict DVD on board the bus

Tours depart

Departs Days Departure time Returns
Hobart Sunday to Friday 8am 7pm


From 01/01/2016 until 01/05/2019
Options Nights Price (AUD) Select
Adult 0 $110

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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.
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