The Tasman Peninsula and Port Arthur Historic Site are some of Tasmania’s most visited destinations. Explore Tasmania’s famous convict settlement site with its many attractions on this small group day tour and let our experienced guide bring its history alive.

Visit the famous geological features of the peninsula as you explore the rugged coastline. In the afternoon, travel to the historic village of Richmond, nestled in the Coal River Valley, with its well preserved colonial architecture before returning to Hobart.

The Tasman Peninsula and Port Arthur Historic Site are some of Tasmania’s most visited destinations. Enjoy the stories, sights and sounds of these remarkable places as well as the historic village of Richmond on this premium interpretive guided day tour from Hobart.

Includes: 

  • Small group touring with a local guide
  • Transport in well-appointed vehicle
  • Entry to Port Arthur historic site

Port Arthur Historic Site & Richmond

The Tasman Peninsula and Port Arthur Historic Site are some of Tasmania’s most visited destinations. Set in tranquil gardens, Tasmania’s famous convict settlement site harbours a dark history which our experienced guide will bring to life. As you stroll amongst the now peaceful buildings, envisage the harsh life that was endured by the hapless convicts. View the famous geological features of the peninsula as you explore the rugged coastline. In the afternoon, travel to the historic village of Richmond, nestled in the Coal River Valley. Experience the nostalgia of colonial times as you stroll and admire the well-preserved colonial architecture before returning to Hobart.

Includes: Small group touring with local guide (max. 8 guests), transport in a well-appointed vehicle, entry to Port Arthur historic site

This tour runs Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from October through to April except Christmas Day, New Years Day and Good Friday.