Half Day Tours

Fully escorted,
live commentary

Half Day Tours

Half Day

Hobart Hopper
3 Hour City Loop

Hop onboard Hobart’s newest, unique, open top double decker bus for an educational and fun tour for the whole family.

Half Day

Richmond Historic

Experience the romantic and nostalgic charm of colonial days with a visit to Richmond.

Half Day

Kunanyi / Mount


Visit the majestic Mount Wellington summit, visit the historic Cascade Female Factory.

Half Day

Hobart City Historic
Sites and Gardens

A three-hour, informative, historical tour of Hobart with expert local commentary.

Half Day

Tasmanian Devils
and Richmond

Get up close and personal with Tasmanian native wildlife.

Tasmanian Devils, wombats and much more…
Includes entry fee, coach touring and a visit to Historic Richmond village.

Arguably the best tour we’ve ever been on. Historically amazing and the views and landscape amazing too
Rose Schouten, United Kingdom
Mona Museum River Derwent Half Day Morning Bus/Cruise Tour 50T
The tour met all of my expectations; safe travel, great guides, good value, manageable group size, and worry free! I had a great time! Mona is stunning.
Kate Stokes, Australia
Tasmanian Devils & Richmond Wildlife Half Day Bus Tour 60T
The tour was terrific. We loved every minute. Got so close to the animals. Thanks.
Clare Colgrave, Australia
Russell Falls Mount Field Full Day Bus Tour 80T
Alice is the best tour guide we've had in years. We voted her 6* out of 5*
Nguyen Duc, Vietnam
Port Arthur Convict Site & Tasman National Park Full Day Bus Tour 74T
OMG what a day we had today. Heading out to Port Arthur for the day, our guide was an absolute star his commentary was wonderful. Keep up the great work, highly recommend this tour.
Alison P,
Experience Tasmania with one of Tasmania’s leading day tour sightseeing operators.

Our professional team are highly experienced, efficient and friendly.

Experience Tasmania provide a range of quality half day tours to popular destinations in Tasmania. Our half day bus and coach tours depart from Hobart.

Our half day tours are fully escorted with live commentary by our local driver/guides throughout the journey. Ideal for those with limited time.

Consider combining some of our half day tours for a full day tour experience to get the most out of your time while visiting Tasmania.

Half Day Tour Highlights

Hobart Open-top Double-decker Bus

  • Bus tour through Hobart city
  • Parliament House
  • Salamanca Place
  • Princes Park
  • Battery Point Village
  • Wrest Point Casino
  • Nutgrove Beach
  • Alexander Battery Park
  • Cascade Brewery
  • Female Factory
  • St David’s Cathedral
  • Hobart Aquatic Centre
  • Queen’s Domain and Government House
  • Botanical Gardens
  • Penitentiary Chapel
  • Botanical Gardens – free time to explore
  • Victoria and Constitutional Dock
  • Tas Travel Centre

Richmond Village

  • Cross the Tasman bridge, drive through the Coal River Valley
  • Cross Richmond Bridge – oldest convict road bridge in Australia
  • Time to explore Richmond – the bridge, gaol, convict-built homes, classic Georgian mansions and small cottages, shops, galleries and restaurants

Kunanyi Wellington

  • Cascades Female Factory Historic Site
  • Explore the summit of kunanyi / Mt Wellington
  • Experience the alpine environment on the summit of kunanyi/Mt Wellington, and on a clear day enjoy unsurpassed views of Hobart and surrounds

Hobart City Historic sites and gardens

Travel past:

  • Sullivans Cove
  • Parliament House
  • Salamanca Place
  • Princes Park
  • Battery Point
  • Cascade Gardens
  • Female Factory
  • Hobart Town Hall
  • Penitentiary Chapel
  • Queen’s Domain
  • Tasman Bridge
  • Rosny Hill Lookout
  • Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

Tasmanian Devils and Richmond

  • Guided tour and close-up encounters at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Get warm and friendly with a Tasmanian Devil
  • Time to explore historic village of Richmond
  • See Richmond bridge, gaol, convict-built homes, cottages
  • Visit shops, galleries & restaurants

Half Day Tours

We offer premium touring with our friendly, personalised service and experienced driver/guides guarantee your tour to be an informed, fun filled experience.


Our full day bus tours from Hobart depart from Brooke Street Pier and Tasmanian Travel Centre. Free hotel courtesy pick-ups on request. Tour departure time varies but is usually from 7.30am from hotel pickups to 8am departure from Brooke Street Pier and Tasmanian Travel Centre.


Please be prepared for inclement weather, even in the Summer months in Tasmania.


*Free WIFI on coach, subject to availability

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