Hobart is Tasmania's capital city and the second oldest capital in Australia, after Sydney. Located at the entrance to the Derwent River, its well-preserved surrounding bushland reaches close to the city centre and beaches line the shores of the river and estuary beyond. With its captivating history, picturesque waterways, rugged mountains and gourmet experiences, the city has something for everyone.
Award-winning restaurants offer fine dining experiences using the best Tasmanian produce recognized by the world's best chefs, while on the waterfront punts and fishmongers sell the freshest seafood straight from the Southern Ocean.
|1. Salamanca Market
Salamanca Market is one of Australia’s most loved outdoor markets and can be found every Saturday morning, along the historic Salamanca Place, next to the Hobart waterfront. It’s a destination that’s hard to beat and is absolutely free to enjoy. Renowned for its friendly locals and opportunity to meet the people who make the products, spend the afternoon enjoying the atmosphere, chatting to the locals, and grabbing some fresh produce to eat and relax on the lawns.
|2. Tasmania Seafood Seduction
Tasmanian Seafood Seduction is a full day cruise gathering the freshest Tasmanian seafood from the pristine waters surrounding Bruny Island. Enjoy oysters shucked straight from the water, rock lobster and see your guide dive for abalone and sea urchin. Nowhere else in the world is there a journey like this – and you can't get Tasmanian seafood any fresher.
|3. Huon Valley
The beautiful Huon Valley makes for one of the best drives in the state and it's just 30 minutes from Hobart. Following the Huon Trail you will visit fine providores, sample unique and award winning cheeses, enjoy lunch by the water at Peppermint Bay restaurant. In the afternoon, taste local wines of this region as you traverse the banks of the Huon River. With unbelievably fresh produce, beautiful countryside, wilderness and waterways, a drive down the Huon Valley makes for a great day's entertainment.
- • Price per person is based on 2 to travel.
- • Price per person does not include airfare tax.