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Complete Port Arthur Day Trip from Hobart provided by Adventure Island Tours

Complete Port Arthur Day Trip from Hobart

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The historic site of Port Arthur is Australia’s best preserved convict site and a UNESCO World Heritage site. With this tour, start with a walking tour, then enjoy plenty of time to explore the vast site at your own pace, take a cruise across the harbor, and visit the Penitentiary. Along the way, take in highlights of the Tasman Peninsula including Richmond Village, Remarkable Cave, and the Tasman Arch.
  • Explore Port Arthur both with and without a guide
  • See Port Arthur from the water on a guided harbor cruise
  • Multiple stops and photo ops around the Tasman Peninsula
  • Hassle-free hotel pickup and round-trip transport from Hobart
Important Information
  • Local guide
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Port Arthur Historic Site
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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ychoi88745 wrote a review Nov 2018
7 contributions3 helpful votes
Had a great day, everything was nicely paced, and got to visit Richmond early, so had some great photograph opportunities. Mark the tour guide, was great and very funny, kept us laughing the entire way through. Definitely worth the money. Would recommend this tour.
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Date of experience: November 2018
Grace B wrote a review Oct 2018
Sydney, Australia204 contributions84 helpful votes
Generally I thought the tour was good value as it covered Richmond port Arthur and parts of the Tasman peninsula. We weren’t guided at Port Arthur but we could have joined one. We wandered around on our own which was pleasant but not informative. The site was beautiful but some
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Date of experience: October 2018
Alexandra F wrote a review Mar 2018
5 contributions9 helpful votes
Although i had paid ,Mark decided as the big boss,not to pick me up because i dared to complain that they were late and i was waiting in the rain at the street.He was totally rude ,i even when to the police to complain and they adviced me to write my story here and not only he
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Date of experience: February 2018
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neil651 wrote a review Mar 2018
Perth, Australia5 contributions
Fantastic day wit a very good guide. Certainly worth going for this experience. So much history and well restored
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skpolak wrote a review Feb 2018
Sydney, Australia5 contributions5 helpful votes
We were picked up at a different hotel than the one we were staying in for some strange reason. When we got on the bus the tour guide Mark started with this incessant conversation that rarely stopped and got less informative, more rude and at times definitely racist. We were
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We spent a total of 2 days with Mark and Adventure Island Tours. Unfortunately Marks extensive knowledge of the are
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Bonorong was incredible. The trip with Adventure Island Tours, not so much.
Bonorong is incredible and I hope you will go there and see the wonderful work they are doing, just not with this c
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Nevlee Y
Wildlife santuary
Wonderful day. Pick up and drop of from motel. Informative lots to see and do. My wellingington views awesome...Wil
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Fantastic Port Arthur Mega Tours
We enjoyed a fantastic day with Mark of Adventure Island Tours. We first were taken to Richmond near Hobart for a w
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Shelly A
Very Enjoyable day with Mark
We booked this tour through the YHA. It was a small group and Mark made us all feel like old friends. He isn't th
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Que T
Half-day Tour to Bonorong and Wellington
Great tour to visit to the main attractions of Hobart. Efficient due to smaller tour size. I had more time to spend
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Jane G
Wonderful tour of Hobart
We booked this as a private tour for our day in Hobart on our cruise of Australia and New Zealand. It was well wor
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Microphone needed!
Another great day trip with an excellent, professional guide and a superior experience overall. But every tour oper
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Port Arthur at a great rate
THANKS Mark for a great trip to Port Arthur. We thoroughly enjoyed your good humour, safe driving and knowledge dur
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Great Tour
It was a fantastic Port Arthur day tour! Mark was very hilarious and informative, giving a lot of commentary in the
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Excellent full day trip to Port Arthur and more
Really enjoyed this tour. As well as giving us a full four hours to explore Port Arthur, including a trip on the ha
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A memorable experience
We booked two packages - Big Ticket City Tour and The Mega Tour to Port Arthur. Mark was a fantastic guide. He mak
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jenn s
Bonorong & Mt Wellington, Port Arthur
This tour company is a must! Mark made the experience personable and provided excellent history. We did two tours w
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Karen C
Had a fantastic time!
The tour guide Mark was a blast! He was very entertaining, extremely knowledgeable, and overall made the tour fun.
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Key Details
  • Port Arthur Historic Site, Pirates Bay/Eaglehawk Neck, and 4 more
  • Duration: 11h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese, Japanese, Korean
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