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Tasman Island Cruises

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Dock Head Building | Franklin Wharf, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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US$170.20*
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Full-Day Tasman Peninsula Tour from Hobart
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Explore the spectacular coast of the Tasman Peninsula with Robert Pennicott and his team on the yellow boats. Cruise beneath the highest sea cliffs in the Southern Hemisphere and explore the deep sea caves and archways along the coast. Come face to face with wildlife including seals, dolphins, whales and sea birds. Tasman Island Cruises depart from Port Arthur or you can join our Full Day Tour from Hobart.
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Dock Head Building | Franklin Wharf, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky and picked a calm sea day, sun was out and Hamish and Ben were very humerus and knowledgeable, going out of their way to ensure everyone got the photos they wanted, we were able to get very close in the sea caves...More

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PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Deb Thank you so much for taking the time to provide feedback on your Tasman Island Cruise. We love sharing this special part of the world. Best Regards Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did yesterday (June 6, 2018) the Tasman Peninsula tour and it was an unforgettable experience. Phil Isaac, our bus driver, was very good in showing us the nice places in the Tasman Peninsula. The boat tour was fantastic, seeing all the rock formations, seals...More

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PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Oscar Thank you so much for providing a review. We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. How lucky to see Humpback Whales, we have been so fortunate to see quite a few over the past few weeks. Thanks again for joining...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found this tour while researching for our trip to Australia, and I'm glad I booked it. This might have been the highlight of our entire trip. The tour left from Hobart not far from our hotel. The cruise out to Tasman island was stunning,...More

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PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the stunning review. We really appreciate your feedback. Best Regards Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unbelievable......An "Albertrocity" was created when the sea boiling with fish attracted a multitude of sea birds including 2 types of albatross: one the "Shy" Tasmanian and the other the "Royal" Albatross from N.Z. It was a photographer's paradise with weaving, diving, fishing and soaring sea...More

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PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Susan How amazing you got to experience Albertrocity. Do you have photos you can share, it sounds like you managed to get a lot of great photo opportunities. We would love to see them. Thank you for your feedback, we really appreciate hearing from...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is what Tasmania is all about. I had been wanting to do the Tasman Island cruise for awhile now and the only disappointment I had was that I hadn’t done it sooner. This is a breathtaking tour. Everything is thoroughly planned out and handled...More

1  Thank Kate W
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PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kate Thank you for your lovely feedback, the staff love hearing from our guests and we will be sure to pass on your review. Thank you for your support. Best Regards Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Team

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was recommended to take this Tasman island boat cruise while in Port Arthur. Wow I certainly wasn’t disappointed. It was so invigorating and scenic to say the least. The boat crew really made this a very special experience. Kane & Dano couldn’t have been...More

Thank mirabel7
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PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Rob Thanks so much for taking the time to provide feedback of your Tasman Island experience. We love hearing from our guests and will certainly pass on your feedback to Kane and Damo. Best Regards Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Team

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I took a Tasman Island Cruise on 8 May and it was one of the best experiences of our short Tasmanian Holiday! Magnificent scenery as expected (always wanted to see the Totem Pole), but the wildlife spotting was a pleasant surprise as...More

Thank Owen S
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PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Owen Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We really appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts with us. The team love hearing feedback. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the highlights of our 16 days in Australia. The tour started in Hobart where eight of us boarded a bus for Eaglehawk Neck, a small town on the Tasman Peninsula where we had tea. Phil, our guide, was most informative and a delight...More

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PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good morning Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your Tasman Island Cruise and visit to Port Arthur. We love showcasing this special part of the world. Best Regards Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Team

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our three hour Tasman Island Cruise. Firstly, we were blessed with great weather. Secondly, we saw some magical scenery and wildlife. The cliffs around the Tasman Peninsula are awesome particularly from sea level. The water birds and seals were plentiful and were...More

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PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good morning Thank you so much for your review. We love hearing from our guests and appreciate you taking the time. Fingers crossed for dolphins next time. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys Team

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came into Tasmania during the “Catastrophic floods” and it was not a pleasant experience. During this time I spent a considerable amount of time the first couple of days at the hotel as the rain was terrible. When I went out for a stroll...More

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PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good morning Thank you so much for your lovely feedback. We love hearing from our guests and love hearing how transformative our experiences can be. We really appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts and will be share to pass them on to...More

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hipearl2016
25 January 2017|
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Response from PBezz | Reviewed this property |
For all day tours you can be picked up at Constitution dock Hobart, however you need to check in by 7 am ao best to keave for following day if possible. 1.5 hr drive to Port Arthur. Other option is to organise own transoort... More
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Dallas S
18 January 2017|
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Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
I get extremely sea sick but took Kwells before I went and was fine, even on a rough day. There is a new helicopter charter service here operated by Osbourne Air if you want and alternative.
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Partyof42014
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Tasman. both are good, Tasman is miss striking.
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