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Bonorong Wildlife Park and Richmond Afternoon Tour from Hobart

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Overview
Explore Richmond village and meet the Tasmanian Devil when you join this popular tour for a wonderful afternoon of history and wildlife.
Itinerary
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Gray Line Tasmania Day Tours
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  • 1
    Richmond Bridge
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 2
    Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
  • Multi-stop tour made easy with hotel pickup and dropoff in a central spot
  • Entrance fees to the Bonorong Wildlife Park included
  • Learn about Australian wildlife and the history of convicts in Australia
  • Spot Tasmanian devils, cockatoos, echidnas, and kangaroos
What to Expect
Your tour starts with pickup from your central Hobart hotel. On the way out of Hobart, your guide navigates you past sights such as Derwent Entertainment Centre, the ABC Building, and Constitution Dock. Arrive at the Bonorong Wildlife Park, which provides photo-worthy views over Brighton Valley, and embark on a guided tour through the park's habitats. Learn about the native animals such as Tasmanian devils, cockatoos, echidnas, and kangaroos that make their home in the park. On the drive to Richmond, listen to background information on the town meant to enrich your understanding of the area. The historic town features Georgian-era architecture, one of Australia's oldest bridges, and Richmond Gaol. Learn about the history of convicts in Australia and the town's role in that history. The tour ends at Brooke Street Pier, from which you make your own way to your next destination or hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Gray Line Tasmania Day Tours, Brooke Street Pier, Hobart TAS 7000, Australia

Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time
1:20 PM
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • 3.5-hour tour by coach
  • English-speaking guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Exclusions
  • Meals and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 48 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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This was a great day trip from Hobart. The guide was informative and funny. Richmond was a cute historical town with lots of antique and souvenir shops. We had about an hour there, which was perfect. The wildlife sanctuary was awesome! We got to see the animals up close and
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Feeding the kangaroos was so fun! We also saw wombats, koalas and echidnas. They staff care deeply about the animals.
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The grounds were amazing and the trip was made very worth it by our driver, Phil, who had organized the afternoon. He tis ok us to Richmond where the bridge and the the jail were remarkable. His non stop monologue filled us in on the highlights! It would not have been the
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This was such an enjoyable tour! We loved every bit of it, Nigel our tour guide was super friendly and very funny. Hilarious! He put the heater on for the drive out there which was really nice as it was cold in Tassie! Richmond was really beautiful, we loved the old jail there
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Response from AdamGLTAS, General Manager at Bonorong Wildlife Park and Richmond Afternoon Tour from Hobart
Responded 27 Oct 2019
Dear Roving25246 It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed our tour to Bonorong and Richmond with driver guide Nigel. Our tours are designed to give our valued guests the best possible experience and value for money. Thank you for choosing Gray Line Tasmania and we hope to see you again.
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Wow, my first experience to view a Tasmanian Devil up close. Lots of other animals as well lizards, kangaroos, wallaby, birds, wombat, and the elusive Echidna.
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Response from AdamGLTAS, General Manager at Bonorong Wildlife Park and Richmond Afternoon Tour from Hobart
Responded 22 Jul 2019
Dear 728jerryt, We love taking our guests to such a showcase of Tasmanian and Australian native animals as Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary has to offer. The Sanctuary is run by a very passionate team, which makes for an even better experience. Thank you for your review and feedback, it's always much appreciated.
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By: Gray Line Tasmania Day Tours
456 reviews
Certificate of Excellence
James h
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
257123
Interesting, informative day.
Well organised and packed full day of learning about fascinating Port Arthur. Some small stops to take in great
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Z2961JXamyh
10
Wonderful!! Such an amazing tour.
Our amazing driver/guide Sue was a pleasure from the get go. Friendly, animated, informative and so very obviously
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Jlandmareid
Ashford
10
Very interesting tour
Our driver/guide was extremely helpful and informative and also kept us amused throughout the day. It is a long
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sillyoldgit1
London, United Kingdom
62
Great attraction - but pick the right tour
The Russell Falls and the tall trees walk are really a superb attraction. Our Grayline tour was less than first
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Karen G
Middlefield, Ohio
40
Karen Galier
Wonderful way to get accumulated to Hobart. Our guide was amazing! (I am sorry I don't remember his name) it was
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Stan B
Edmonton, Canada
121
Antiques and Animals up Close!
This was a great day trip from Hobart. The guide was informative and funny. Richmond was a cute historical town
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triplover2009
Singapore, Singapore
10839
Interesting place
We started a guided tour in a cold and windy afternoon. This guided tour is not so suitable for young age children
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Teachtravtrouble
20
A little painful
I didn’t actually book this particular tour as late the night before, the Jump Tours called to say they’d
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creativecrew
Allentown, Pennsylvania
774209
Port Arthur and Remarkable Cave is great day trip!
We were very pleased with this day trip from Hobart to Port Arthur. Neil, the bus driver, was informative and
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Happyrafat
10
Amazing wildlife sanctuary!
Feeding the kangaroos was so fun! We also saw wombats, koalas and echidnas. They staff care deeply about the
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Ali49Gal
Perth, Australia
10
A lovely way to spend 3 hrs
Very informative, beautifully paced & a very accomodating driver/guide. Loved the botanical gardens that we
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michaeliD2795KT
20
Port Arthur tour
Was an amazing day and we got to see so much of the Tasmanian’s countryside Port Arthur has so much history and
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Mellydeb
Brisbane, Australia
123
Port Arthur day trip
Great day out. Our guide was fantastic and kept everything running smoothly. So much to see and do. We were even
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medardyw
San Francisco, California, United States
98
Crowded but Worthwhile
The grounds were amazing and the trip was made very worth it by our driver, Phil, who had organized the afternoon.
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Kathryn_QLD
Casino, Australia
11666
Thanks Heather. Great intro to Hobart.
Excellent introduction to Hobart. Thanks especially to Heather, great information and very friendly and easy to
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  • Languages Offered: English
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