Optional Private Excursions available for purchase
Avoid the crowds and hustle and bustle associated with a group activity. For a memorable trip ashore, we invite you to consider a private shore excursion. Enjoy the undivided attention of your own driver/guide and the flexibility of experiencing the aspects of the local culture that most interest you. Below are just some samples of the private shore excursions we can arrange for you. Give us a call or email us. Let us personalize your experience!
- Walk through Royal Botanic Garden
- Visit Mt Wellington summit for a photo opportunity
- Enjoy a panoramic drive through Hobart
- Driver/guide and vehicle
- Lunch or morning tea
Please note: It is recommended you wear comfortable clothing and footwear.
With your local guide gain an introduction to Hobart and learn about the fascinating Indigenous and colonial history through fun, informative tales. Wander the period lanes of Salamanca and Battery Point, visit markets, galleries and villages, meet the makers and interact with the locals.
Have the opportunity to walk the historic boulevards of downtown, passing stunning urban gardens and Victorian architecture. Stop to admire street art or visit one of the many eclectic boutiques before stopping for morning tea.>
Spend the rest of the day exploring some of the city’s vibrant local neighbourhood. Visit a historic local brewer or world class distillery and fine food stores.
On conclusion of your tour your guide will return you to your cruise vessel in Hobart.
Tour duration: approximately 4 hours
Cost includes: touring in luxury vehicle, professional local guide, pick-up and return to the cruise ship
Cost excludes: -
Spend the morning getting acquainted with the city of Hobart through the eyes of a well-informed and connected guide. Visiting private galleries, backstreet cafes and popular local haunts with the opportunity to go behind the scenes with the makers.
Wander the historic backstreets and the waterfront area of Salamanca and Battery Point. Hear about curious characters from Hobart's past and present who have helped to shape this eclectic and culturally rich regional capital.
A short drive from the city, in charming, country surrounds, is the destination restaurant and organic farm, The Agrarian Kitchen. You will be taken on a hosted tour of the grounds and kitchens, meet the chef and enjoy a sensational two-course meal of seasonal, local-produce.
Spend the afternoon exploring one of the city's most iconic attractions at your own pace. David Walsh's MONA has helped to redefine Tasmania to a generation of Australians. It's experimental, boundary-pushing exhibitions belong on every visitor's list. Return to the city via one of MONA's very own, purpose-built ferries.
On conclusion of your tour you will be transferred back to your cruise vessel in Hobart.
Tour duration: approximately 8 hours
Cost includes: touring in luxury vehicle, professional local guide, pick-up and return to the cruise ship and lunch, entry to MONA
Cost excludes: beverages at lunch