Highlights / General details
Reach the summit of Mt Wellington, where waiting before you is the magnificent views of the Derwent River lying next to the historically significant city of Hobart. The panoramic views of the city will have you not wanting to leave. With 'The Mountain' right at the doorstep of Hobart, your tour of Mt Wellington finishes in the morning allowing the rest of the day to explore MONA's art, architecture and perhaps take in some wine or beer tasting at their in-house brewery and winery.
Points of Interest: Take the scenic drive to the summit of 'The Mountain' (as locals know it) as it unfolds into a magnificent splendour of panoramic vistas over the city, Derwent River and beyond; Take a scenic cruise from Sullivans Cove along the Derwent River; A visual display of complex structures greet you on approach to the museum's entrance; Admire the fascinating architecture; MONA - owned by entrepreneur David Walsh, it is Australia's largest private collection of art and artefacts; Wander through ancient, modern and contemporary art; Complimentary use of 'The O' - a handheld touch screen device assists with learning about the exhibits or listening to interviews with artists; Record your visit on 'The O' and email it; Perhaps enjoy a delicious meal at The Source Restaurant, Museum Cafe or wine bar (own expense); Return to Brooke Street Pier in Hobart by coach or ferry.
Hotel pickup; Coach touring; Entrance to MONA; Ferry back to Hobart.
Hotel drop off; Food and beverage; Gratuity.
Hours of operation
Available: Monday, Wednesday-Saturday (November-April), Thursday and Saturday (May-October). Departs at 9:15am. No tour departures on: December 25.
Approximately 5 hours.
Departs from Brooke Street Pier, Hobart.
Any child under the minimum child age will travel free of charge and they will have to sit on their parents lap, if you prefer that the child has their own seat then you will have to pay the child fare.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**