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Mount Wellington Half-Day Tour from Hobart by Gray Line

By Gray Line
4.6/5

Features

Free cancellation available
2h 30m
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Highlights

  • Stunning view of Hobart from the top of Mt. Wellington

  • Gorgeous scenic drive along the mountain path

  • Sight of Anglesea Barracks & St. David's Park

  • Historical Georgian structures at Battery Point

  • Visit to Female Factory—a one-time female prison

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What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Guided tour of Mt. Wellington

  • What's included

    Hotel pick-up at your Tasmania city centre hotel

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English

  • What's excluded

    Hotel drop-off

Know Before You Book

  • Children aged 3 and younger are complimentary if not occupying a seat.

  • Check-in starts 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

What you can expect

Cradling Hobart in its foothills, Mt. Wellington provides a picturesque backdrop for the city. Admire the river, fields and aquatic setting of Tasmania's capital as you reach the apex of this mountain on your half-day morning tour.

Leave the buzzing city behind and begin your journey to the summit of Mt. Wellington with a beautiful scenic drive along the mountains. Pass through St. David's Park, the first burial ground in the region, and spot the Anglesea Barracks, the oldest army facility in Australia. Along the way, ponder at the charming and historic Georgian houses, boutiques and pubs at Battery Point and travel to the country's oldest brewery at Cascade Valley.

Continue climbing amid the mountain towns of Ferntree and see the massive rock formation of the Organ Pipes. When you reach the top of the mountain, crowned by alpine vegetation and dusted with snow in winter, take in the breathtaking view of Hobart, its surrounding suburbs and the vast waterways. Before returning to the city, visit the remains of Female Factory – a defunct 19th century women's prison.

Location

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Activity Location

  • Mt. Wellington
  • Hobart

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Hobart City Center (Hotel Pickup)
    • Hobart
    • Tasmanian Travel Centre
    • 16-20 Davey Street
    • Hobart

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