- Explore over 30 historic buildings, ruins and walking trails
- Unravel the history of Port Arthur Historic Site
- Visit one of Australia's oldest prisons
OVERVIEW OF THE TOUR
Explore Port Arthur and the Tasman Peninsula region from Hobart in an air-conditioned coach and soak up its incredible history and scenery! Some places you will visit include Pirates Bay Lookout, Dog Line, Chocolate Foundry, Port Arthur Lavender Farm, UNESCO listed Port Arthur Historic Site (additional entry fee), and an option to visit the Remarkable Cave.
The UNESCO World Heritage listed Port Arthur is one of Tasmania’s most famous historical landmarks.
During your 4 hours of free time at the historic site (additional entry fee), you can explore over 30 historical building, ruins, heritage gardens and walking trails, including the Port Arthur Penitentiary, Commandant’s House, Soldier’s Memorial Avenue and much more. You’ll be sure to find yourself lost in the history of this region.
As you step back in time to discover Tasmania’s history, enjoy the audio tour along with the 25 minutes boat ride included in the additional entry fee.
Here you can find the abandoned prison that was once used as a disciplinary colony for the Irish and British convicts. Before the Port Arthur Prison was abandoned in 1877, it was thought to be one of the toughest and hardest prisons to escape.
To discover Tasmania's history, join us as we uncover the region and its people of Port Arthur. Book your Port Arthur Shuttle with us today!
Port Arthur Site Entry Price:
Family: $115 (up to 2 adults and up to 6 children)