Port Arthur Historic Site PX8M5T

Departs Hobart
Returns Hobart
Difficulty Easy
Duration 7 Hours (approx.)

Port Arthur Historic Site

Enjoy an approximately 7 hour day trip from Hobart to explore Tasmania’s convict history.

Travelling in a small group with no more than 20 people this tour gives you 4 hours at the Port Arthur Historic Site and includes a 40 minute guided walk and a 25 minute harbour cruise. Highlights also include the Tasman Peninsula and a visit
to the historic village of Richmond.

The 9 hour version is the 7 hour tour plus a trip to the pinnacle of Mt Wellington.

Book accommodation where you like to stay, enjoy guided day trips.

Available Tours

Additional Information


07:45am – Check in at Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Centre
08.00am – Bus departs
09:30am – Arrive Port Arthur Historic Site
04:45pm – Bus departs
06:30pm – Arrive Hobart

Departure Point

The tour departs from the Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Booking Centre.  This is situated on Hobart’s waterfront on Franklin Wharf, next to the Constitution Dock Lifting Bridge.  Please check-in by 7.45am for an 8.00am departure.

Morning Tea & Lunch

You can purchase your own meals from the Port Arthur Historic Site.