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Hobart Sightseeing Cruise including Iron Pot Lighthouse provided by Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Hobart Sightseeing Cruise including Iron Pot Lighthouse

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
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Updated 07/22/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Hobart Sightseeing Cruise including Iron Pot Lighthouse
We operate under a strict COVID-19 plan and are recognised as a COVID Ready business operating in line with the NCCC COVID safe guidelines and other relevant state based guidelines.
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Updated 07/22/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Pennicott Wilderness Journeys
    Dock Head Building, Franklin Wharf, Hobart TAS 7000, Australia
    Meet at our booking office, Dock Head Building, Franklin Wharf, Hobart (near lifting bridge).
    See address & details
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    Pennicott Wilderness Journeys - Iron Pot Cruises
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
    Your 2.5 hour cruise explores Hobarts' famous waterways, beaches, cliffs and caves. See iconic landmarks such as Mt Wellington, Wrest Point Casino and the Shot Tower. Cruise the River Derwent to the Iron Pot, Australia's oldest lighthouse. Travel to Storm Bay, the same water as the final leg of the famous Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race. Circumnavigate Betsey Island, explore its sea caves and search for a variety of sea birds.
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  • You'll end at
    Pennicott Wilderness Journeys
    Dock Head Building, Franklin Wharf, Hobart TAS 7000, Australia
    Meet at our booking office, Dock Head Building, Franklin Wharf, Hobart (near lifting bridge).
    See address & details
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Departure Point
Pennicott Wilderness Journeys, Dock Head Building, Franklin Wharf, Hobart TAS 7000, Australia
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Cruise
  • Local guide
  • Entry/Admission - Pennicott Wilderness Journeys - Iron Pot Cruises
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • A maximum of 12 people per tour
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • 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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Andrew S wrote a review Jan 2021
8 contributions4 helpful votes
The trip was great, the operator was very knowledgeable in the area, and gave up plenty of information about the history of the area.
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Date of experience: January 2021
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Response from PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Hobart Sightseeing Cruise including Iron Pot Lighthouse
Responded Jan 3, 2021
Dear Andrew Thank you for your fantastic review. We are so glad you enjoyed our Iron Pot Cruise. It is such a lovely way to explore Hobart. Best Regards Melinda
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tearsintherain wrote a review Oct 2020
Tasmania, Australia45 contributions32 helpful votes
A great trip around the harbour. The guide was knowledgable, friendly and really made the trip. The boat is comfortable - you can sit in the airline-style seats or sit out the back or the front to get a great blast of air. There are toilet facilities on board. But best of all
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Response from PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Hobart Sightseeing Cruise including Iron Pot Lighthouse
Responded Nov 10, 2020
Thank you so much for taking the time to provide a review of your Iron Pot Cruise. We really appreciate your feedback. Best Regards Melinda Pennicott Wilderness Journeys
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Lou Mc W wrote a review Nov 2019
6 contributions
Just the 2 of us and Hamish. He was knowledgeable, fun and a wonderful face of this organisation. We had the best afternoon ! Go on any trip, you wont be disappointed. Lou and Brett Mc W. Friday 1st Nov 2019
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Date of experience: November 2019
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syd21 wrote a review Apr 2019
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The iron pot lighthouse tour was amazing. Hamish is a fantastic guide with heaps of local knowledge and he went out of his way to show us dolphins. Seals. Sea Eagles and heaps more. I would highly recommend this trip it has been the highlight for us so far
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Judi N wrote a review Jul 2018
Adelaide, Australia11 contributions3 helpful votes
Fantastic way to get a taste of the coast around Hobart. Tim our guide was great. Knowledgeable, and lots of insights into both the environmental and historical aspects of the sights on the tour. Lots of opportunity to get up close to the landscape. Tim is a great skipper. Took
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Response from PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Hobart Sightseeing Cruise including Iron Pot Lighthouse
Responded Jul 1, 2018
Dear Judi Thanks for taking the time to provide a review of your Iron Pot Cruise with Tim. We love that tour and showcasing the River Derwent. Best Regards Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Team
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EstherRajadurai
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Amazing tour!
The boat cruise was breathtaking and a must do. You see seals and dolphins! The tour guides were fantastic too.
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Tracey L
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A Must Do - Great Value
This was so good - today I have sent 11 others in our group out to enjoy. They are doing the full day but I stayed
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DerekL523
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Pt Arthur Day Trip
Late booking trip to Pt Arthur due to lack of hire cars on the Island. Booked on line with no hassles. Marni, our b
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Pelliott1960
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Amazing experience
All of it Jamie and Andrew were fantastic with their knowledge and experience about the area They made our day very
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Lynne A
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Amazing
This was everything that was promised. The crew made sure everyone was comfortable. The people at the front had a r
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colinb691
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Sensational - again!!
This was our 3rd trip with Pennicott & once again it was SENSATIONAL! So good to share this experience with our chi
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802kymd
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I want to go AGAIN
The coastline was breathtaking, the seals and dolphins perfect experience Thank you to all the staff who were so k
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802kymd
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WOW experience
Had a brilliant day exceeded all expectations A WOW experience Amazing staff , thank you.. your Ecco knowledge to
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Kazza67_12
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A great day out
We had a great day on this tour. You have the option of driving to Port Arthur to catch the boat or a bus will take
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scottcQ2617FV
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Spectacular!!
We did the Tasman Island 3 hour cruise with Pennicott and it was absolutely wonderful! Staff are so friendly, helpf
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rachelbC8971HZ
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Fantastic day
The scenery is amazing. We saw lots of dolphin and seals. The staff were very knowledgeable and friendly. Definitel
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Kconnoll
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Amazing
What a fantastic way to see Bruny Island. Hugh our host was fantastic and Dave who was learning the ropes was great
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Monique7315h
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Fabulous, even on a wild day!
The whole experience was a joy from start to finish. Some of the friendliest staff we have ever met from the recept
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nikkichutney
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Book now!!!!
We went out on this full day tour today. Phil was our bus driver and Chris was our captain on the boat. Firstly, l
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lukecT5039SA
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Exceeded expectations
Early start on a Saturday missed the market but tour was worth it. Hugh the bus driver gets into trouble everyday j
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