Port Arthur Shuttle and Tasman Sights
Discover the breathtaking beauty and historical depth of Tasmania’s Tasman Peninsula with our Port Arthur Shuttle and Tasman Sights tour. This full-day journey takes you from Hobart to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Port Arthur Historic Site, with stops at some of the peninsula’s most iconic sights. From the stunning vistas at Pirates Bay Lookout to the aromatic fields of the Tasmanian Lavender Farm, our tour is designed to immerse you in the rich history and spectacular scenery that make this region a must-visit destination. With friendly, local guides and a focus on providing a memorable experience, this tour is perfect for history buffs, nature lovers, and anyone looking to explore the best of Tasmania.
What You Will See
Pirates Bay Lookout: Enjoy panoramic views of the rugged coastline and the Southern Hemisphere’s largest sea cliffs.
Dog Line: See the life-size replica of the line of ferocious dogs once used to prevent convict escapes.
Tasmanian Chocolate Foundry: Indulge in handmade chocolates and treats at this sweet stop.
Tasmanian Lavender Farm: Wander through fields of fragrant lavender and explore the gift shop for unique local products.
Port Arthur Historic Site: Dive into Australia’s colonial past with a visit to the best-preserved penal settlement in the country, including a 20-minute harbour cruise.
Remarkable Cave: Take in the exceptional views of Maingon Bay and explore the cave through ancient sandstone cliffs.
- 9:30 AM: Depart from Hobart, heading towards the Tasman Peninsula.
- 10:40 AM: Stop at Pirates Bay Lookout for breathtaking views.
- 11:05 AM: Visit the Tasmanian Chocolate Foundry for a sweet treat.
- 11:30 AM: Explore the Tasmanian Lavender Farm and its gift shop.
- 12:00 PM: Arrive at the Port Arthur Historic Site for a self-guided tour.
- 3:00 PM (Optional): Visit Remarkable Cave for stunning coastal views.
- 4:00 PM: Depart Port Arthur, returning to Hobart by 5:30 PM.
Duration: Approximately 8 hours.
Price: $83 per person for the full tour; $44 per person for a one-way shuttle.
Pickup Locations: Multiple pickup points available in Hobart.
What’s Included: Guided shuttle service, stops at key sights, and optional Remarkable Cave visit. Entry fees to the Port Arthur Historic Site not included.
How long is the Port Arthur Historic Site visit?
You have the option of spending 3 to 4 hours exploring the site.
Are entry fees to Port Arthur included in the tour price?
No, entry fees are not included. Please purchase your ticket separately.
Can I book a one-way shuttle?
Yes, a one-way shuttle option is available for $44 per person. Use the promo code “ONEWAY” when booking.
What should I bring on the tour?
We recommend comfortable walking shoes, a camera, sunscreen, and a hat. Be prepared for variable weather conditions.
Is food included in the tour?
Food is not included. We stop at locations where food can be purchased, or you may bring your own.
- Activity Duration
- 8 hours
- Activity Location
- Port Arthur, Tasmania