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Hobart Morning City Tour by Explorer Tram Coach: Female Factory, Rosny Hill & More

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Start time

    9:30am

  • Duration

    3.5 Hours

Inclusions
  • Explorer Coach Tram Tour (Your ride’s on us!)

COVID-19 Safety guidelines
Guests
  • Adult (15+)
  • Child (4-14)
  • Infant (0-3)

Key Highlights

  • Explore all the must-see spots in Hobart aboard an explorer tram coach
  • Walk through some exquisite parks and gardens - Royal Tasmania, St David’s, Cascade Gardens and more
  • Explore historic locations like the Female Factory, Battery Point and Salamanca Place
  • See and hear all about the birthplace of the city - the bustling Sullivans Cove
  • See prominent attractions like Franklin Square, Penitentiary Chapel, Queen’s Domain and more
  • Dig into spectacular views of the city from Rosny Hill

Overview

Explore the Tasmanian capital with this short yet comprehensive city tour aboard an explorer tram. A city of yachts and spinnakers, gardens and galleries, sandstone cottages and stately Georgian homes - Hobart presents a stunning contrast of an array of sights, vibes and unforgettable experiences, all of which you can enjoy on the personalised coach tram tour along with an immersive live commentary from your driver,

Here’s all the amazing things lined up for you on this morning tour!

  • See Sullivans Cove which is the birthplace Hobart and currently houses the city’s ferry terminal, the Parliament House, Treasury Building, Franklin Square, GPO, Hobart Town Hall, Penitentiary Chapel, St. George’s Church, St. David’s Cathedral, Victoria and Constitution Docks, Queen’s Domain and the Government House. 

  • Admire the charming Salamanca Place where Georgian style warehouses have now been restored as restaurants, galleries and pubs

  • Savour a glimpse of South Hobart at the foot of Mt. Wellington

  • Lose yourself to the mesmerising Battery Point and its infectious historic vibes, from the houses, pubs to boutique shops and restaurants

  • Take a walk around Cascade Valley if you want and admire the Cascade Brewery from the outside

  • Explore the Cascade Gardens and the remains of the Cascades Female Factory, formerly a female prison where you can take a peek into the lives of women convicts

  • Relax with some free time while rambling around at the exquisite Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, the pristine St. David’s Park as well as the Princes Park which once housed a gun battery

  • Cross the breathtaking Tasman Bridge over the Derwent River

  • Dig into spectacular views of the Wrest Point Casino and Sandy Bay 

  • Head up to the Rosny Hill lookout for another dose of breathtaking views that stretches across Hobart, Mt Wellington, Tasman Bridge and Glenorchy

About the Supplier: Fulfilling the globetrotting dreams of wide-eyed travellers for over a 100 years, Gray Line is one of the leading travels and tours services in the world, serving up the perfect local-meets-global travel activities - from VIP tours to shore excursions.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    3.5 Hours

  • Start time

    9:30am

  • Meeting Point

    Make your way to the Brooke Street Pier or Tasmanian Travel Centre

  • Ending Point

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Explorer Coach Tram Tour (Your ride’s on us!)

  • Gratuities (If you are feeling generous though, go right ahead!)
  • Meals (It’s still a feast for your senses!)

Please note

Voucher Information: Sorry, but you will need to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we promise we are working on changing this). Unfortunately, at this time, we will not be able to give anyone a refund without a printed copy of his/her voucher. 

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised  activity to reconfirm. 

Please understand that the operator might have use other vehicles due to unforeseen operational requirements.

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