Mt Wellington

Let our partners at kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Bus take you to the roof top of Hobart. The summit of Mt Wellington is 1270 metres above sea level and is the highest point of Hobart, offering unsurpassed views of Southern Tasmania. On this tour, your guide will share the fascinating history of Hobart and its most famous mountain landmark. Check out the different tour options and combinations below.

Mt Wellington Options

kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer

“The only bus with access beyond closed gates on snow days”

Summary

“Rising 1270 metres above sea level, experience spectacular views over Hobart and Southern Tasmania. At the summit of kunanyi/Mt Wellington, you'll have 30 minutes to visit the observation shelter and take in panoramic views from the lookouts. If you're looking for a little more adventure, you have the option to hop-on and hop-off at five Wellington Park bus stops. Bus pass valid all day. Operated by our partners at kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Bus.”

Information

From AUD

  • $35 Adults
  • $30 Concession
  • $25 Kids

Duration

  • 2 Hours

Departs

  • 9:30am, 11:00am, 12:30pm, 2:00pm, 3:30pm (Oct to Apr*)
  • 9:30am, 12:00pm, 2:30pm (May to Sep*)
  • *Timetable may vary on snow days.

Highlights

  • Includes 30 minutes on the summit
  • Experience spectacular views over the city of Hobart and Southern Tasmania
  • Hop-on and hop-off at five (5) bus stops in Wellington Park
  • Explore the growing network of bushwalking tracks and mountain bike trails throughout Wellington Park
  • The easiest way to get to kunanyi/Mt Wellington
  • perfect shore excursion for cruise ship passengers arriving in Hobart
  • Explorer Pass for kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Bus
  • Informative local guide commentary
  • Complimentary Wellington Park bushwalking map.
  • Free Wi-Fi available onboard the bus.
  • The only busy with access beyond closed gates on snow days.

Pickup

  • Opposite the Tasmanian Travel & Information Centre, 4 Elizabeth Street In Hobart (Outside the Hydro Tasmania building)

Dropoff

  • Tasmanian Travel and Information Centre Hobart (Corner Davey & Elizabeth Streets)

What To Bring

We suggest bringing the following items with you on all tours;

  • Sun hat;
  • Warm jacket;
  • Bottle of water;
  • Camera;
  • Mobile phone;

Cancellation Policy

  • If you need to change your booking, we can transfer it to any day and any date for up to 6 months in advance.
  • Bookings which are cancelled within 24 hours of the scheduled departure time will be charged a 100% cancellation fee.
  • A 30% administration fee applies to cancellations made within 2-7 days of the scheduled departure.
  • Hobart Shuttle Bus Company reserves the right to cancel tours due to bad weather or as required. In this case, customers will be offered a full refund or the ability to change the date of travel.

Additional Information

For more information on kunanyi/Mt Wellington we suggest viewing;

  • The Wellington Park Trust website at Link

kunanyi/Mt Wellington One Way Walkers

“A great option for those wanting a longer walking experience.”

Summary

Rising 1270 metres above sea level, experience spectacular views over Hobart and Southern Tasmania. This one-way walkers pass Is a great option for bushwalkers and mountain bike riders. Take the kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Bus one-way to the summit, then make your own return journey to Hobart. It's a rewarding three (3) hour approximate walk on well-marked bushwalking tracks. The mountain features a surprisingly diverse landscape from shaded fern gullies to tall eucalypt forests and alpine boulder fields. Enjoy the natural beauty and serenity at your own pace. Enjoy Informative commentary from your driver as you learn all about the history and wildlife of Hobart's beloved kunanyi/Mt Wellington. As well as significant landmarks and local tips on what to see and do on the mountain. Tour Is operated by our partners at kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Bus.

Information

From AUD

  • $25 Adults
  • $20 Concession
  • $15 Kids

Duration

  • 50-minute one-way tour from Hobart to kunanyi/Mt Wellington.
  • Walk from The Pinnacle to Hobart approx. 3hrs (13.6km).

Departs

  • 9:30am, 11:00am, 12:30pm, 2:00pm, 3:30pm (Oct to Apr*)
  • 9:30am, 12:00pm, 2:30pm (May to Sep*)
  • *Timetable may vary on snow days. One-way passes and bikes are not available on snow tours.

Highlights

  • 50-minute one-way kunanyi/Mt Wellington tour.
  • Experience spectacular views over the city of Hobart and Southern Tasmania
  • Explore the growing network of bushwalking tracks and mountain bike trails throughout Wellington Park
  • Make your own return journey from the summit of kunanyi/Mt Wellington to Hobart. Go for an adventurous bushwalk or an exhilarating mountain bike ride.
  • The easiest way to get to kunanyi/Mt Wellington
  • A perfect half-day shore excursion for cruise ship passengers arriving in Hobart
  • One-Way Pass for kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Bus
  • Informative local guide commentary
  • Complimentary Wellington Park bushwalking map.
  • Free Wi-Fi available onboard the bus.

Pickup

  • Opposite the Tasmanian Travel & Information Centre, 4 Elizabeth Street In Hobart (Outside the Hydro Tasmania building)

Dropoff

  • kunanyi/Mt Wellington Summit

What To Bring

We suggest bringing the following items with you on all tours;

  • Sturdy walking shoes;
  • Warm jacket;
  • Sun hat;
  • Sunscreen;
  • Bottle of water;
  • Camera;
  • Mobile phone;

Cancellation Policy

  • If you need to change your booking, we can transfer it to any day and any date for up to 6 months in advance.
  • Bookings which are cancelled within 24 hours of the scheduled departure time will be charged a 100% cancellation fee.
  • A 30% administration fee applies to cancellations made within 2-7 days of the scheduled departure.
  • Hobart Shuttle Bus Company reserves the right to cancel tours due to bad weather or as required. In this case, customers will be offered a full refund or the ability to change the date of travel.

Additional Information

For more information on kunanyi/Mt Wellington we suggest viewing;

  • the Wellington Park Trust website at Link

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