Day trip

Hobart: Kunanyi/Mount Wellington Guided Hike

Hobart: Kunanyi/Mount Wellington Guided Hike

From US$ 61.60 per person

Hike a range of Kunanyi/Mount Wellington's best trails on this guided hiking tour. Enjoy a hot drink from a local cafe on the mountainside and enjoy a half-day experience from Hobart.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at panoramic views of Hobart and south Tasmania
  • Hike in a unique Tasmanian alpine enviroment
  • Enjoy a hot tea, coffee, or hot chocolate at the springs cafe
Full description
You will be picked up from your accomodation from your expert guide and drive from Hobart to the leafy suburb of Fern Tree, via historic South Hobart. There, view the walking map and learn the minimal impact walking principles of leave no trace. You will hike a mixture of mountain trails and explore lush foothills, rainforests, and waterfalls. Visit Silver Falls along the lush Pipeline track. The morning part of your Mount Wellington hike ascends up via mixed wet and dry forest. Grab a coffee or tea from the lovely lost freight cafe. With sensational views over Southern Tasmania, the trail is a mix of steep stairs and moderate uphill sections. Enjoy the panoramic views, sub-alpine flora and history of Wellington Park. View the spectacular rock columns, the Organ Pipes, popular with dare-devil climbers. Soak up the views over Hobart and Southern Tasmania from 4 lookouts. Some bushwalking experience recommended. Tracks may have short steep hill sections, a rough surface and many steps.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Tea, coffee, or hot drink
  • Professional local guide
  • Hiking tour
  • Lunch/snacks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 13 years
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Date

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Meeting point

Tour departs from Hobart travel and information center (16-20 Davey Street). Outside info center, tour bus pickup zone.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Warm clothing
  • Hiking shoes
  • Water

Not allowed

  • Sandals or flip flops

Know before you go

  • Please wear comfortable shoes as there will be a lot of walking on uneven surfaces
  • Please bring a warm layer of clothing as the summit is 10 degrees colder
  • Please bring a water bottle and sun protection such as hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, etc
  • This tour involves hiking 800 meters (about 2624 feet) in elevation
  • This tour involves hiking 6-7 kilometers over some steep, uneven terrain
  • This tour is a grade 3 hike
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