Join Hobart Historic Tours for Hobart’s best walking tour. Explore the sights of Hobart on this guided walk of Hobart’s best places to visit on foot. Hobart Historic tours offers a range of options and is one of the best ways to discover Hobart on a guided tour.
What To Expect
Discover Hobart by foot and hear the fascinating stories of how Tasmania’s capital city was established and how it became the vibrant waterfront city it now is. Choose your preferred walking tour and explore Hobart with your local guide on the Hobart Historic Walk, the Old Hobart Pub Tour or the Grand Hobart Walk.
The Hobart Historic Walk will provide an introduction to Hobart’s history and orientation of the city today. Identify the heritage listed buildings and hear the stories of the early characters and issues that were major influences in the early days of Hobart.
Join the Old Hobart Pub Tour and learn about old taverns, pubs, brothels, smugglers, convicts and the characters involved.
The Grand Hobart Walk combines the Hobart Historic Walk with a tour of Salamanca and Battery Point. This 3 hour experience provides in depth insights into Hobart’s past and present.
Hobart Historic Walk
From $36 per person
Discover Hobart by foot and hear the fascinating stories of how Tasmania’s capital city was established and how it grew to become the vibrant waterfront city you enjoy today. Your local Tasmanian guide will identify the heritage-listed buildings of Hobart as you walk the old town. This will happen while telling the stories of the hardened characters and issues that were major influences in the early days of Hobart. The guided Hobart Historic Walk is a 1.5 hour tour and is wheelchair friendly.
Join your local Tasmanian guide on an exciting journey through 200 alcohol-soaked years of enterprise, hardship and hilarious tales and stories at some of our old waterfront taverns, pubs and bars. Enjoy a drink (your own purchase, no obligation) as you learn of Hobart’s underbelly through stories of pubs, brothels, smugglers, convicts and some rip-roaring Tasmanian characters who played an unforgettable part in the murky yet fascinating history of Hobart.
Explore Hobart’s urban centre, visit places off the beaten track and discover the city’s hidden secrets with your local guide. Stroll through laneways and arcades, passing quirky shops, street art, historic signs and interesting architecture.
Australia’s island state and home to a rugged mix of dramatic scenery and attractions. Explore the history of Port Arthur, walk amongst ancient forests, visit the Cradle Mountain national park, explore the city of Hobart and MONA art gallery or head up to the peak of Mt Wellington to enjoy expansive views.
Pennicott Wilderness Journeys is one of Australia's leading ecotourism operators. Founded by Robert Pennicott in 1999, the multi-award winning company operates tours from Hobart, Bruny Island and Port Arthur in Tasmania and Wilsons Promontory in Victoria.
Tasmania’s only seaplane operation, based in the heart of Hobart’s iconic waterfront. Offering a number of scenic flights, luxury transfers and custom charters with an objective to leave guests feeling inspired, enriched and connected.