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Hobart Walking Tours

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Hobart Walking Tours - come with us and enjoy a wonderful City Walk, the perfect way to discover Hobart's hidden secrets, fascinating history, architectural beauty and contemporary culture. We have so many stories for you! We have a city walk to...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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+61 413 383 207
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All reviews dark past history tour cafe culture great tour lovely lisa nice introduction hour walking tour fabulous walk historic battery point passionate guide subject matter dark history great stories would highly recommend this tour wealth of knowledge interesting facts rainy day
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our 2 hour walking tour. Our guide, Lisa, was so passionate about the history of Hobart, we felt immersed in the whole history. The stories about the history were absolutely fascinating and we learnt so much.

Thank sue2230
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our guide, Robin, was simply terrific...she had deep knowledge or Hobart's history, characters and architecture but knew how much to share so as not to overwhelm us unless we asked. She was fun, clear and responsive. It couldn't have been better!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Only had this booked as a bit of a filler for a day where I had nothing on and it ended up being a great experience! The tour guide was amazing and the group I was with were nice to have some drinks with, we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Molly G
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Our guide met us with rain pouring and wind blowing but kept us informed, entertained and mostly dry for a number of hours. Good knowledge of the details, interesting perspectives of the history of Hobart, photos and maps provided to support them, we didn't walk...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

Highly recommend Lisa’s informative, interesting, engaging, and detailed tour of Hobart’s history. Exploring the penitentiary is the best experience of all. Brilliant! Fab! Easy walking at an easy pace, waer comfy walking/sturdy shoes. Website was really informative of what to wear/bring. Thank you. Emma

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

A very enjoyable and informative walk discovering the early convict history of Hobart. Lisa was a great host- thanks Lisa. We went back to St David's cathedral and it's just beautiful inside.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent way to find out about Hobart's origins and history. Lisa was very personable, knowledgeable and interesting. Thank you Lisa for a great tour.

Thank lellag57
Reviewed 9 September 2018

This is a great way to learn a bit about the history of Hobart. our tour guide Lisa was extremely well versed in her subject matter and made the tour both informative and fun. The walk is an easy one so just about anyone could...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Joined Lisa for a two hour Hobart tour which was a definite highlight of our trip. She gave us a really good insight into the area from Dutch exploration right through to life for convicts, free settlers and their governors. Lisa save us insight on...More

Thank CiaranIvory
Reviewed 8 September 2018

The guide was knowledgeable and took the time to explain not only general history but some wonderful sidepoints too. Many good walking tours to be found in Hobart and this is certainly one of the best!

Date of experience: September 2018
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509traveler
10 November 2017|
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Response from Lisa B | Property representative |
Hello! Robyn here, from Hobart Walking Tours. TF Meagher is such an interesting man, and I have done a fair bit of research into him, and his family, and his time here in Tasmania. I can certainly offer you some walking... More
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15 August 2016|
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Response from Sharkhunter2010 | Reviewed this property |
Out tour started at noon and lasted for two hours.
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23 August 2015|
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Response from Lisa B | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for your question. All our regularly scheduled tours can be booked directly online via our website. The link to our website is located just below the map on our TripAdvisor page. If you would like a tour... More
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