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Open Top Double Decker Bus

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Welcome to Hobart and the best city tour that is comprehensive and only 90 minutes. Make the most of your time in port and hop aboard this open top double decker bus providing a fully escorted and narrated adventure.

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.

About Shore Excursions Group
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Shore Excursions Group was created with one goal in mind: to provide exceptional travel experiences to cruise passengers in the ports they visit around the world. To accomplish this, we have compiled an exceptional array of tours delivered by local experts with decades of experience serving travelers and delivering excellent tours. Our owners and management team are comprised of seasoned travel industry executives who leverage their considerable experience to deliver memorie ...
from $29.00 (USD)
Per Person
Tour Type
Group Size
Activity Type(s)
Cultural, Scenic
Tour Duration
1.5 Hours
Activity Level
Tour Leaves From
An approximately 5 minute walk from the cruise ship pier.
Food/Beverage Provided
Not Included
Special Instructions
We recommend wearing comfortable and lightweight, seasonal clothing and comfortable walking shoes.
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.