Discover the Tasman Peninsula by both land and sea on this day trip from Hobart that includes a 3-hour eco-cruise around the coast of Tasman National Park. Learn about the peninsula’s history and soak up the rugged scenery as you admire tall sea cliffs, enter sea caves and look for marine life like seals and dolphins. When booking, two upgrades are available to enhance your Tasman Peninsula experience—admission to Tasmanian Devil Conservation Park or admission World Heritage–listed Port Arthur Historic Site. Lunch is included.


  • Full-day Tasman Peninsula Tour from Hobart
  • Enjoy a 3-hour eco-cruise from Eaglehawk Neck to Port Arthur
  • See spectacular coastal scenery and explore deep sea caves
  • Watch dolphins and seals swim alongside the boat
  • Visit local attractions like Remarkable Cave, Palmers Lookout and Nubeena
  • Morning tea and lunch included
  • Upgrade to include admission to Tasmanian Devil Conservation Park or Port Arthur Historic Site, if you wish

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What You Can Expect

Full-Day Tasman Peninsula Tour from Hobart

Tasman Island Seal

Your day trip from Hobart starts with the approximate 1.5-hour drive by coach to the Tasman Peninsula, during which your guide will point out sights and provide commentary. Stop for morning tea, and then embark on your 3-hour cruise from Eaglehawk Neck to Port Arthur, taking in the stunning coastline of Tasman National Park.

Stare up at some of Australia’s tallest sea cliffs, enter deep sea caves, spot the lighthouse that guards Storm Bay, and keep your eyes open for seals and dolphins. With the boat’s covered open-air seating, you’ll have great viewing opportunities of the sea and shore. When you return to land, enjoy lunch before spending the afternoon on a tour with your guide to peninsula attractions like Palmers Lookout, Remarkable Cave and the township of Nubeena. Your day trip ends with the drive back to Hobart.

Upgrade options
Tasmanian Devil Conservation Park:
Get an up-close look at these iconic Australian animals at this wildlife center that features a free-flight bird show, an opportunity to hand-feed kangaroos and a chance to watch feeding time for the Tasmanian devils.

Port Arthur Historic Site:
This former penal colony, part of the Australian Convict Sites UNESCO World Heritage site, is home to several old structures and ruins that were once home to prisoners, officers and guards. You have three hours to spend here learning about Australia’s penal history amid the landscaped grounds.

Customer Reviews

Sean B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

The cruise around the Tasman Peninsula was the highlight of my trip to Tasmania. It's incredible scenery and the boat gets you very close to the cliffs and sea caves. Beautiful! Overall it was a great day tour.

Petronella M Australia

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

This was an excellent experience. Staff were great and helpful. Veiws were unbelievable

al49 Australia

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016


Julie G

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

Great fun


5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

Amazing, don and #39;t hesitate just grab it especially the cruise

Jack G

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2016

This tour was define toy the highlight of our visit to Hobart,Took the unsolved option, saw animals in a natural environment.

Andrius K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Guys, I can tell you - don't think, just grab it!

Levi F

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Excellent! One of the highlights of our trip.

Richard K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

The boat trip was amazing. Beautiful Coastal scenery and we saw so many dolphins and sea lions!! Port Arthur was more sedate, however interesting, informative and worth a visit. The coach driver, skipper and tour guide at Port Arthur were professional, friendly, welcoming and very knowledgeable.

Annie L

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

Pennicott Wilderness provided a great tour if you like the boat rides, sea cliffs and wildlife. The guides on the boat were very knowledgable about the wildlife we saw.

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