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Tasman Island Cruises

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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...more
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Dock Head Building | Franklin Wharf, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

We did our tour leaving from Port Arthur with Tim as our captain and Chris our deckhand. 2 wonderful guys with a great sense of humour and terrific knowledge of the areas. Our boat was terrific and we felt safe at all times. The sights...More

Thank grahunts2016
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great way to see this remarkable and unique scenery. Friendly, helpful staff who are knowledgeable and entertaining.

Thank ChrisGarry89
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your great review. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

DO NOT GO TO HOBART TASMANIA WITHOUT DOING THIS DAY TRIP. Sheer brilliance does not give it credit. The trip actually takes you from Hobart harbour by coach to Stewart's Bay followed by a jetboat cruise to Pirates Bay and then an option of visiting...More

1  Thank GRAHAM C
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Graham Thanks for your amazing and considered review. We really appreciate you taking the time to provide such thoughtful comments. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The last time I visited Port Arthur area four years ago I did not have time to do the sea cruise to view the awesome sights of the Tasman Peninsula coast. This time despite the rain n choppy sea we were not disappointed as these...More

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

Thank you so much for taking the time to provide such a considered review of your Tasman Island Cruise. We really appreciate you taking the time. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 18 September 2018

My wife & I both agree that this was one of the best things we have ever done. Stunning scenery combined with informative, passionate & humorous commentary from Kane & Damo made this an unforgettable experience. Will definitely be recommending to family & friends.

Thank 2brisvegas
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Good evening Thank you for your lovely review. We are so glad you had a wonderful time. We will pass on your feedback to Kane and Damo. Best Regards Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly professional crew and spectacular coastline, combined to provide an unforgettable day. Experienced boat handler and very informative guide.

Thank Maria M
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Dear Maria Thanks for your fantastic review. We love sharing this special part of Tassie and appreciate your great feedback. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 3 September 2018

Words can’t describe what I saw. Absolutely amazing! I did a ground tour to see the arches and the blowhole, but seeing all these from another view is even more spectacular. Didn’t expect to see a whale and the calf today, the encounter was just...More

Thank Dbluebucket
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Good morning Thanks for your amazing review. We love sharing this special part of the world, it is mind blowingly beautiful. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 22 August 2018

Travelling to Tassie in August we were expecting things to be quiet and with the wild winds and cold weather felt the boat trip might be cancelled. Fortunately all was go as the trip was adapted to stay on the protected eastern coastline with the...More

Thank SONIA022
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Dear Sonia Thanks for your thoughtful review. The Tasman Peninsula is a pretty amazing part of the world in any season and we are so glad you enjoyed your Tasman Island Cruise. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 14 August 2018

My daughter and I had a wonderful time travelling to Tasman Island and beyond with Pennicott Wilderness Journeys. The chilly, winter air was promptly forgotten as we explored sea caves, saw blowholes, eagles, seals and dolphins which jumped playfully alongside the boat. The rock formations...More

1  Thank Stephanie W
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Dear Stephanie Thank you for your fantastic feedback and considered review. We are so glad you had a wonderful time and really appreciate you taking the time to provide a review. We look forward to you joining u again soon. Best Regards Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

What an amazing adventure with spectacular views of our beautiful shoreline. The caves are breathtaking and the wild life you see just magical, we saw a huge sea eagle land on its nest and my gosh it was so nice to see such beauty and...More

Thank Lisa S
PennicottJourneys, Public Relations Manager at Tasman Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Dear Lisa Thanks for your terrific review of your Tasman Island Cruise. We are so glad you had a great time on a rainy and windy day. We really appreciate you taking the time to provide feedback. Cheers Pennicott Wilderness Journeys

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nadinetonkinsnt
1 August 2018|
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Response from PennicottJourneys | Property representative |
Hi Nadine apologies for the delay to your enquiry. We take lots of young families on the trip. Please note that safety is paramount to us and our boats have been custom made to operate in ocean conditions. We do... 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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