Tasman Island Cruises

Top choice boating

in Port Arthur

Boat trips departing the Pennicott Wilderness Journeys office near Port Arthur incorporate a three-hour adventure cruise past the Tasman Peninsula’s most spectacular coastal scenery. Trips pass beneath Australia's highest sea cliffs at Cape Pillar, float among the seals of Tasman Island and peep at natural rock stars around Cape Hauy and Eaglehawk Neck.

You can also start the tour at Hobart, taking the tour bus down to Port Arthur, then back again after the boat ride (adult/child $225/165; including Port Arthur Historic Site admission $260/180; including Tasmanian Devil Unzoo admission $245/180).