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Tasman Island Cruise from Port Arthur

Visit a place in Australia you've likely never been but definitely should. Book a self-drive Tasman Island cruise online today.


3 hour Tasman Island wilderness cruise
Amazing, rugged scenery
Cruises depart daily (except Christmas)
Spectacular Tasman National Park coastline
Glimpse marine wildlife & seabirds
Self drive to Port Arthur

What you need to know

Head out on an epic journey to visit one of Australia's most unique and unusual islands - the flat and rugged Tasman Island - on an amazing full day tour including an unforgettable three hour Tasman Island cruise. With this self-drive option, you will meet your Wilderness Guide at the departure point located at the Tasman Island Cruises Booking Centre. Check-in for the 3-hour Wilderness Cruise is open from 9:15am for the 10am morning cruise and 1:15pm for the 2pm afternoon show, guests choosing the self-drive option are asked to be there prompt with a comfortable amount of time before the departure. From here, you will embark on a trip to view the home of the highest sea cliffs in the Southern Hemisphere.

Known for its array of sea caves and towering rock formations, Tasman Island is home to a range of impressive wildlife and on this tour you'll be able to get up close with hundreds of seals, spot dolphins in the waters, and witness thousands of seabirds ranging from falcons to the massive albatross swooping through the skies. The huge, flat island is one of the most remarkable sights in the ocean, and your experienced guides will provide interesting and entertaining commentary on the geography and history of how Tasman Island was used both past and present.

There are few places on Earth that blend animal life with incredible cliffs and geological wonders quite like Tasman Island, and you'll have everything you need during this adventure to witness all its wonders firsthand. Visit a place in Australia you've likely never been but definitely should - book a Tasman Island tour online today.

More info


  • 3 Hour Tasman Island wilderness cruise
  • Our team of experienced guides will capture your attention with their quality interpretations
  • Travel along the spectacular coastline of the Tasman National Park between Port Arthur and Eaglehawk Neck, southern Tasmania (Day tour option only)
  • Few places on Earth have such a rich variety of marine wildlife and seabirds
  • The cruise takes you underneath the highest sea cliffs in the southern hemisphere
  • Open-air tiered seating gives each passenger an excellent all-round view. An open sided design ensures a direct connection with nature, not enclosed behind glass
  • Each boat carries a maximum of 43 passengers, delivering an intimate and personal eco-cruising experience
  • Weather gear and warm clothing is supplied if required


  • Transfers from Hobart
  • Meals


  • Cruises depart daily at 10am (except for Christmas Day)
  • Please check-in at 9.15am


  • Please allow 3 hours for this cruise


  • Please check-in to Tasman Island Cruises at 6961 Arthur Hwy, Port Arthur TAS 7182

What to Bring

  • Warm and windproof clothing
  • Hat and sun protection

Additional Information

  • The direction of the cruise is decided each day depending on the wind and the sea conditions

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the tour
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher

Tasman Island Cruise from Port Arthur

Dock Head Building, Franklin Wharf, Hobart, TAS 7000