Port Arthur Historic Site is a compelling and dramatic reminder of our convict past and the early settlement of the Colony of Van Dieman's Land, now Tasmania. Interpretive and interactive presentations bring to reality the harrowing life of convicts 200 years ago. This tour offers maximum time at Port Arthur Historic Site.
Cross the Tasman Bridge
Head out on the Tasman Highway over the Pitwater Causeway onto Forestier Peninsula
Pristine Pirates Bay
Skirt Norfolk Bay on the Tasman Peninsula
Visit highlights of Tasman National Park
Wonder at the spectacle of Tasman Arch
Superb views of the rugged coastline
Be amazed at the magnitude of the Devil's Kitchen
Port Arthur - take a guided walking tour of the historic convict site - Port Arthur, with access to over 30 restored buildings and ruins
See the Penitentiary - a one time granary and flour mill, the separate prison, the Commandant's House, the church and more
Take a cruise on Carnarvon Bay around the "Isle of the Dead"