10Hr Tasman Island Day Tour + Port Arthur Historic Site

Are you ready to journey through time and nature? Join Pennicott Wilderness Journeys for an extraordinary full-day tour that seamlessly blends the captivating history of Port Arthur Historic Site with the awe-inspiring beauty of Tasman Island. Discover all there is to the stunning Tasman Peninsula in one day!

Your Tasman Island and Port Arthur Historic Site cruise starts with a scenic bus transfer from Hobart’s Franklin Wharf. The guides greet you at the island where you can enjoy your morning tea and get ready for an award-winning wilderness cruise!

As you cruise along the rugged coastline, you'll witness the breathtaking natural beauty that makes Tasmania a global treasure. Towering cliffs, hidden caves, and pristine waters will leave you in awe, providing countless photo opportunities along the way. Oh, and be on the lookout for dolphins, albatrosses, sea eagles, seals that call these waters home.

At Port Arthur Historic Site, walk in the footsteps of convicts, explorers, and early settlers! Immerse yourself in Australia's history as you stroll through well-preserved buildings, gardens, and ruins that have witnessed centuries of history. Your tour also includes a delicious Tassie-inspired lunch.

So, don't miss this opportunity – book your full-day Tasman Island and Port Arthur Historic Site tour now!

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Departure Details

Departure Location Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Dock Head Building Franklin Wharf Hobart TAS 7000

  • Boards 07:15

  • Departs 07:30

  • Returns 18:00

Cruise Inclusions

  • 10Hr Tasman Island day tour and visit to Port Arthur Historic Site
  • Scenic bus transfer from Franklin Wharf to Tasman Peninsula and back
  • 3hr wilderness cruise on a purpose-built vessel with open-air tiered seating
  • Explore the World-Heritage Port Arthur Historic Site; entry included
  • Cruise past Cape Pillar to see the highest vertical sea cliffs in the Southern Hemisphere
  • Explore deep sea caves, archways, rock formations, waterfalls & blowholes
  • See diving gannets, sea eagles, pods of dolphins, seals & more
  • Local guided sightseeing tour on Tasman Island
  • Delicious lunch served at the historic site

Additional Information

Cruise Itinerary:

           07:15am - Check in at Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Centre
           07:30am - 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 
*Cruise itinerary may be subject to change

Terms Of Services

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    from $190


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Duration 10hr

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