Exclusive Richmond & Tasmanian Devils

special offer banner Exclusive Richmond & Tasmanian Devils Tour (Salamanca Place, Richmond Gaol)
Price: $114.00   Sale Price: $99.00   Save: $15.00
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Shore Excursion Size ? Standard
Shore Excursion Type Cultural, Scenic
Shore Excursion Duration 3 Hours 45 Minutes
Activity Level ? Moderate
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 clothing and sensible, flat-soled walking shoes. A hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen are suggested.
Restrictions Guests must be able to walk over pavement, gravel, and packed dirt. There are some steps. A fold up wheelchair can be stored on the vehicle. Children ages 3 and under may participate on the tour free of charge; however, they must be accounted for at the time of booking.

Exclusive Richmond Village & Tasmanian Devils

This excursion will provide you with an insight into the city of Hobart and its lifestyle, the history of Richmond Village, and some unique and unforgettable wildlife experiences.

The day starts when you meet your local and experienced driver-guide and board your vehicle to see some of the highlights of Hobart City. Hear some of the histories of Hobart's beginnings before heading north through the suburbs towards Bonorong Wildlife Park. Here you can wander amongst the wildlife and get up close to the resident wallabies and kangaroos. See the Tasmanian devils being fed and learn about the habits of these native animals.

Your next stop is Richmond Village, one of Australia's most unique and historic towns, dating back to the 1820s. Arriving in this quaint township, you will cross the Coal River on the historic Richmond Bridge, the oldest convict-built road bridge in Australia. It is a beautiful setting, overlooked by the oldest operating Australian Catholic Church. You will also have an opportunity to wander along the riverside and see the local ducks.

Step back in time and enjoy some free time to explore Richmond Village, a mixture of convict-built homes, classic Georgian mansions, small cottages, unique shops, galleries, and restaurants. Visit the Richmond Gaol, chat to a local, or simply enjoy the cozy ambiance of the many coffee shops and restaurants.

Your native animal experience and historical tour of Hobart and Richmond Village will come to an end as you are dropped dockside at the end of the day.

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4.5 Stars4.7 / 5  |  16 ReviewsReview This Tour
Exclusive Richmond & Tasmanian Devils
April 11, 2020
Tour Guide, Tim, very knowledgeable from start to finish. highly recommended.
Reviewer: Ron Watkins
5 Stars
Hobart and Richmond and Devils, oh my!
March 05, 2020
This is a good half day minibus tour of the Hobart area. The driver/guide gave a running description of the history of the island with tips of things to do after the tour. The historic town of Richmond was very interesting and beautiful, but the high point of the trip for me was the visit to the Bonorong Wildlife Center where native Tasmanian animals are rescued and rehabilitated for rerelease to the wild. Non-release animals, including the endangered Tasmanian Devil, brown kangaroos and many other native animals, are on site to learn about.
Reviewer: Karen McCandless-Buck
5 Stars
Richmond & the Tasmanian Devil
December 06, 2019
We enjoyed our excursion despite the weather even though our time seemed a bit short to enjoy the sanctuary. Richmond was a nice town, well worth a visit
Reviewer: June Pryer
4 Stars
Richmond/Tassie Devil Tour
November 10, 2019
Great tour - small group, informative and knowledgeable tour guide. Fascinating tour of Richmond - ample time to have a quick look around the town. Devils tour was enjoyable although raining - again very informative.
Reviewer: Tom Van Dam
5 Stars
Good tour
April 12, 2019
Highly recommended if you want to see the quaint town of Richmond,church,shopping in the little shops & snacking in the cafes. Tasmanian Devils is a must see,along with the Kangaroos who are so friendly,as you can pet them
Reviewer: Brian Lee
4 Stars
tasmanian devils
March 26, 2019
5 Stars