kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Bus

MT WELLINGTON + CITY LOOP COMBO

City to Summit Shuttle | Departs daily | 2 Hour Loop | Hop-on Hop-off
City Sightseeing Tour | Departs daily | 90 Minute Loop | Hop-on Hop-off

kunanyi-Mt Wellington - Mt Wellington + City Loop Combo - Red Decker

This combined ticket gives you access to two of Hobart’s most iconic sightseeing tours – kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Bus and Red Decker’s Hop-On Hop-Off City Loop Tour! 

Rising 1270 metres above sea level to the summit of kunanyi/Mt Wellington, experience spectacular views over Hobart and beyond. Return to the city and join the official sightseeing tour of Hobart. Hop-on and hop-off at 20 different stops featuring the best sights and attractions in and around Hobart.

BUS STOPS

RED DECKER CITY LOOP TOUR

Brooke Street Pier

Salamanca Place

Battery Point

Wrest Point Casino

Sandy Bay

Cascade Brewery

Cascades Female Factory

South Hobart

Hobart CBD

Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

Maritime Museum of Tasmania

Hobart Convict Penitentiary

Hobart Aquatic Centre

Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

kunanyi/MT WELLINGTON TOUR

Fern Tree Park

The Springs

The Chalet

Big Bend

The Pinnacle

TOUR DETAILS

PRICE:

Adult (17+ years): $65
Concession (Students/Seniors): $55
Child (6–16years): $40
Infant (<5 years): No charge

INCLUDES:

  • kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Pass, valid all day.
  • 2-hour return tour from Hobart city to the summit of kunanyi/Mt Wellington, including 30 minutes on the summit.
  • Access to Wellington Park and the summit of kunanyi/Mt Wellington.
  • Complimentary Wellington Park bushwalking map.
  • Professional and informative commentary.
  • 48hr Red Decker City Loop Ticket.
  • 90-minute City Loop Tour. Hop-on and hop-off at 20 stops.
  • Complimentary copy of Red Decker’s The Official Sightseeing Guide to Hobart – with exclusive local discounts.
  • Free Wi-Fi is available onboard both buses.

RED DECKER CITY LOOP TOUR

DURATION:

90 minutes.

DEPARTURE TIMES:

SUMMER (October – April): 9am*, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm. *No 9am departure on Saturday.

WINTER (May – September): 10am, 11.30am, 1.30pm, 3pm.

DEPARTURE POINT:

Tasmanian Travel & Information Centre, on the corner of Elizabeth & Davey Streets in Hobart. 

kunanyi/MT WELLINGTON TOUR

DURATION:

2 hour return tour from Hobart to kunanyi/Mt Wellington, including 30 minutes on the summit.

DEPARTURE TIMES:

SUMMER (October – April)**: 9am*, 10.30am, 12pm, 1.30pm, 3pm. *No 9am departure on Saturday.

WINTER (May – September)**: 9.30am, 12pm, 2.30pm.

**Timetable may vary on snow days.

DEPARTURE POINT:

Opposite Tasmanian Travel & Information Centre, 4 Elizabeth Street in Hobart (outside the Hydro Tasmania building).

If you’ve booked bike freight, your bike MUST be loaded at the Brooke Street Pier pick-up point at least 20 minutes prior to departure.

GOOD TO KNOW

  • Pre-booking is essential for this tour.
  • When booking, select your preferred date and time for your kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Bus All-Day Bus Pass. Your 48hr Red Decker City Loop Ticket is valid for 48hrs from the time you first board the Red Decker bus.
  • The temperature on kunanyi/Mt Wellington is about 10°C cooler than the temperature in Hobart city. There’s a chance you’ll experience four seasons in one day with sunshine, wind and rain – even snow is a possibility! Bring a warm jacket and check the weather before you go.
  • Visit our Map & Timetable page to plan your day on kunanyi/Mt Wellington. There’s also a range of activities listed on our Bushwalking and Mountain Biking pages.
  • There’s limited access to food and water on kunanyi/Mt Wellington. Bring your own or visit Lost Freight Cafe at The Springs or Fern Tree Tavern near Fern Tree Park.
  • kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer buses are able to carry 4 mountain bikes on each departure. To reserve a space for your bike, please make sure to include bike freight ($10 per bike) at the time of booking your bus pass, at least 30 minutes prior to departure. Bikes MUST be loaded at the Brooke Street Pier pick-up point at least 20 minutes prior to departure.
  • Our primary fleet of buses are wheelchair accessible. On the winter timetable all services are wheelchair accessible. However, on the summer timetable some services may not be wheelchair accessible. Please contact our booking office by phone on +61 3 6236 9116 or email bookings@mtwellingtonexplorer.com.au to confirm which departures are wheelchair accessible. To reserve a space, please let us know by filling in the “Special Requirements” field at the time of booking your bus pass. 
  • Red Decker’s open-top double decker buses provide unrivalled views of this beautiful city, including local landmarks such as the River Derwent, Tasman Bridge and kunanyi/Mt Wellington as well as an abundance of colonial architecture and city streetscapes.
  • Multilingual commentary is available on the Red Decker City Loop Tour in English French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin and Spanish. Complimentary earphones are available from your driver.

A combined ticket for two of Hobart's most iconic sightseeing tours – kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Bus and Red Decker's Hop-On Hop-Off City Loop Tour!

48hr Red Decker City Loop Ticket. 90-minute tour. Hop-on and hop-off at 20 stops.​

kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Pass, valid all day. 2-hour return tour, including 30 minutes on the summit. Hop-on and hop-off at 5 stops.

The best way to explore Hobart and kunanyi/Mt Wellington.