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Red Decker

#34 of 111 Tours in Hobart
Open Now: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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The Red Decker is the Official Sightseeing Tour of Hobart, featuring the city's best sights and attractions. Do the full 90 minute city loop tour or Hop-on Hop-off at any of the 20 stops. Choice of a 24 or 48 hour city loop ticket. Other tour...more
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Brooke Street Pier | Franklin Wharf, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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+61 3 6236 9116
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from US$25.70
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 10 July 2014

Being a local, I felt somewhat of a dag going on my own city tour bus. But my son wanted to do it as part of the school holidays, so I thought, why not! I called to book this morning and, from that initial call,...More

13  Thank wavic
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 19 November 2013

I visit Hobart once a month for a day (I generally only have from 10am to 3.30pm to check out sights etc) whilst hubby is there on business and this time around I wanted to do the Red Decker bus tour. It advertises itself as...More

9  Thank Trudy B
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We bought a 2 day pass, as we felt it would be the best way to see all the sites in Hobart, we weren't disappointed. The buses ran regularly, the drivers were friendly, most of the buses had automated commentary on board. When you got...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was fantastic value for money and recommended this to our friend who did the same trip the next day. With this you can go to all of the major tourist attractions and get on and off to suit your interests. There was a commentary...More

Thank patriciarY6902IY
RedDecker, Manager at Red Decker, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear patriciarY6902IY, thank you for your review. It’s great to hear that you enjoyed our hop-on hop-off city loop tour and found it to be an easy way to get around and explore a number of Hobart’s major attractions. Thank you for recommending Red Decker...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was on mt Wellington shuttle today. Driver was knowledgable. Experienced, and friendly. I felt safe in his mini bus ss we negotiated hairpin turns. Left my jacket on the bus. He had found it and gave it to the ticket person. Made my day....More

Thank resistance
RedDecker, Manager at Red Decker, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear resistance, thank you very much for your review of our new kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Bus. I’m so pleased to hear that you enjoyed the tour and thank you for your comments regarding the amazing service you received too. All the best for safe and...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018

This was an awesome way to see Hobart. It certainly gave us greater understanding of the layout of the area and this made it easier for us to navigate our way around. The commentary was wonderful and informative with a friendly and helpful driver. It...More

2  Thank kilesash
RedDecker, Manager at Red Decker, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Dear kilesash, thank you for your awesome review! I’m so pleased that you found our hop-on hop-off city loop tour provided you with an informative overview of our beautiful city of Hobart. It sure is a great way to get your bearings and work out...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Showed us the highlights of Hobart, great way to start the weekend to get our bearings in Hobart. We did have a long wait to get picked up when the bus got delayed, to the point where we were looking for the phone number of...More

Thank narelle820
RedDecker, Manager at Red Decker, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Dear narelle820, thank you very much for your review. My sincere apologies that you experienced a long wait at one of our bus stops. Our drivers make every effort to stick to the timetable, however on occasion we do experience delays beyond our control. Our...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We started our trip in Hobart by exploring the city on the 90 minute bus tour. It was great being shown around and even though it was freezing cold our kids loved sitting on the open roof top of the bus. Highly recommended for adults...More

Thank MrandMrsYogi
RedDecker, Manager at Red Decker, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Dear MrandMrsYogi, thank you very much for your fantastic review. I’m so pleased that you and your family had an enjoyable day exploring Hobart on our City Loop Tour. I’m sure it was worth braving the cold weather for some fun on the top deck!...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018

During the winter months (May – October) the company only operates one bus instead of the two during the summer months and starts an hour later. This means that if you are on the first bus during the May – October period, you only have...More

1  Thank Graeme T
RedDecker, Manager at Red Decker, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Dear Graeme T, thank you for your review. It’s great to hear that you enjoyed the commentary onboard and found the city loop tour to be a good way to get around Hobart. Your feedback is very much appreciated regarding the frequency of buses on...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

As a matter of course, every major city we visit, we take a tour on a bus just like this. It helps get our bearings, and learn some history. Our Red Decker experience did not disappoint. The driver was friendly and helpful, and the commentary...More

Thank Gail M
RedDecker, Manager at Red Decker, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Dear Gail M, thank you for writing a review of your recent trip on the Red Decker. I am so pleased that you enjoyed our hop-on hop-off city loop tour and found it to be comparable with other similar services you’ve used around the world....More

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Thankyou for the wonderful service from the ticketing office at Brooke St pier to the Wrest Point Casino drop off where our son of challenging needs was most warmly welcomed resulting in a very successful outing for our family. 5 stars all round.More

Thank AdFig S
RedDecker, Manager at Red Decker, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Dear AdFig S, thank you very much for taking the time to provide a review of your recent family outing with Red Decker. I’m so pleased that your son enjoyed the adventure! Thank you for your kind comments and recommendations. All the best to you...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Was on a 3 night break and did the hop in hop off city tour on our last day. Being winter it was best to stay on the bus and not get off as weather was changeable however you can see everything Hobart has to...More

Thank David27feb
RedDecker, Manager at Red Decker, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Dear David27feb, thank you very much for providing a review of your tour. I am so pleased that you found it to be an interesting experience. I agree, Hobart’s weather can be changeable throughout the day – in any season! We like to make the...More

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Jenny A
28 April 2018|
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Response from RedDecker | Property representative |
Hi Jenny A, thank you for your enquiry. You will be able to redeem your exchange voucher for a ticket onboard the bus or at our booking office located inside Brooke Street Pier. The only exception is the iVenture cards which... More
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YooT2
14 March 2018|
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Response from RedDecker | Property representative |
Dear Yoo T, I can confirm that we do recognise Australian and international seniors card holders. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us on 03 6236 9116. Louise V, Red Decker Company.
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Kim M
7 September 2015|
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I think that it is okay to wait till you get there as you can then decide, depending on the weather, which day you wish to travel. There will be no problem getting a ticket either at the Travel Centre or via Red Decker.
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