Port Arthur Tasmania Tour, Australia

About Port Arthur Tasmania, Australia: Port Arthur is located in Tasmania state of the Australia country which is exact 100 KM distance from Hobart city which is the capital city of the Tasmania state. Port Arthur was established in 1830 to prison purpose where brought thousands of the British prisoners from England and other place to stay here. Lot of people come to visit open-air museum and Penitentiary ruins which was built during 1830 and users till 1877.

How can Reach : Port Arthur is just 100 KM distance from Hobart capital city of the Tasmania state in Australia country.

Cruise services are available from Hobart city to Port Arthur, Melbourne and Sydney cities.

"Hobart Airport" is a nearest domestic airport where tourists can get flights to all major cities of the Australia country which includes Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Gold Coast and Perth.

Port Arthur Historic Site Entrance Fee (Entry Fee - Tickets): FREE

$40 : Adult

$18 : Child

$32 : Student / Senior

$102 : Family (2 Adult and up to 6 children)

Port Arthur Historic Site Visit Timings (Open Hours) :

10.00 am to 5.00 pm : Monday to Sunday

Port Arthur Historic Site Address: Arthur Hwy, Port Arthur TAS 7182, Australia

Port Arthur Locations: Tasmania, Australia

UNESCO World Heritage Site from : 2010

Established Year : 1830

Port Arthur Tasmania Total Area: 146 Hactare

Tourist Attractions: Tasman Peninsula Cruise, Remarkable Cave, Port Arthur Lavender Farm, The Maingon Bay Lookout, Dunalley Waterfront Cafe & Gallery, Bangor Vineyard Shed, Tasman National Park, Safety Cove State Reserve, Point Puer, The Penitentiary.

Things to Do: Historic Ghost Tour, Tasman Island Cruises, Visit Historic Site, Fishing, Swimming, Boating services, Osborne Aviation Services (Helicopter Rental & Leasing).

Website: http://portarthur.org.au

Weather Temperature:

Months Temp. Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) 12.6 12.6 11.4 9.4 7.6 5.3 4.9 5.7 6.9 8.3 9.9 11.3
Average High (℃) 22.2 22.1 20.3 17.8 15.1 12.4 12.3 13.7 15.4 17.3 18.9 20.4

Nearest Accommodations:

Luxury Hotels: Fox & Hounds Inn (+61 428 923 920), NRMA Port Arthur Holiday Park (+61 3 6250 2340), Stewarts Bay Lodge (+61 3 6250 2888), Port Arthur Motor Inn (+61 3 6250 2101), Port Arthur Villas (+61 3 6250 2239), Burilda Waters Port Arthur Accommodation (+61 448 858 700), Bay Retreat Port Arthur (+61 408 941 344), nextdoor@portarthur (+61 418 129 757), Sea Change Safety Cove (+61 3 6250 2719), Classic Cottages Sc Accommodation (+61 427 362 789)

Affordable Hotels: Explorers Port Arthur (+61 476 196 497), Bay retreat, The Beach Shack

Distances from Port Arthur Tasmania:

Hobart City : 100.5 KM

Hobart Airport : 85.6 KM

Melbourne City : 779.1 KM

Adelaide City : 1497.3 KM

Canberra : 1440.1 KM

Sydney City : 1655.7 KM

Brisbane City : 2457.4 KM

Perth City : 4176.8 KM

Darwin City : 4511.9 KM

Nearest Major Airport : "Hobart Airport" is a domestic airport which provides flight services to Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Gold Coast and Perth cities. It is just 85 KM distance from Port Arthur historic site.

Bus Services: Buses services are available from "Hobart Airport" (85.6 KM) to Port Arthur tour.

Taxi Services: Taxis services are available from "Hobart Airport" (85.6 KM) to Port Arthur tour.

Nearest Ferry Terminals: Tasman Island Cruises (6.2 KM). Tourists can get ferry or cruise services to Melbourne, Sydney and Port Hobart.