Open Top Double Decker Bus

Price: $26.00
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Shore Excursion Size ? Standard
Shore Excursion Type Cultural, Scenic
Shore Excursion Duration 1 Hours 30 Minutes
Activity Level ? Easy
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? An approximately 5 minute walk from the cruise ship pier.
Food/Beverage Provided Not Included
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing comfortable and lightweight, seasonal clothing and comfortable walking shoes.
Restrictions Guests must be able to step on and off the bus and must be able to walk over pavement, gravel, and packed dirt. There are 50 steps at the garden. This tour can accommodate a collapsible wheelchair.

Open Top Double Decker Bus

Hobart, Tasmania, is a beautiful, historic harbor city full of culture and you will be welcomed warmly on this fully escorted tour riding in an open top double decker bus, what could be more fun? To maximize the most of your time while in port, this specially designed tour provides an intimate look into all things Hobart as you learn about this historic city.

Avoid the lines and save yourself precious time after arrival as you make a short walk to the departure point from your ship's berth and find your bus waiting for you. This fun and educational tour includes live commentary, not a recorded script, full of history as you soon learn about the area's culture. Your local driver/guide is friendly and knowledgeable and is the best person to take you on this exciting adventure.

Soon you will be traveling by bus through the city to view Salamanca, Battery Point and Sandy Bay, Cascade Brewery and Queens Domain, just to name a few of the attractions. Be provided magnificent scenic views of Hobart and Mt. Wellington along the way. Hobart is a city of known for yachts and spinnakers, gardens and galleries, sandstone cottages and stately Georgian homes and you can enjoy all of these on this very personalized and informative tour.

View the Botanical Gardens and pass by Government House as well as seeing the Penitentiary Chapel. All along the route the tour allows for some free time with brief photo stops, your driver and bus waits for you each time. Your tour will offer an option for guests to remain at the Botanical Gardens with a later pickup for your return to the waterfront and cruise pier area.