kunanyi/Mt. Wellington - Guided Hiking Tour

From AUD $85.00
  • Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)
  • Product code: P2P321
This tour is perfect for nature lovers who wish to explore more than just a drive to the summit of Hobart's famous mountain. Let our guides take the hassle out of hiking Mt. Wellington, with city pick up/drop off and great local knowledge. Experience Tasmanian alpine vegetation as we hike between the pinnacle and lush forest slopes, via the zig-zag trail or under the organ pipes. Visit the lesser-known rainforest gullies, rivulets and waterfalls. Our guides are qualified and know the best local trails to share with you. Operates Friday morning / by request - approx. 5km-8km - up to 400m

Enjoy our small group Hobart experience, guided by qualified Tasmanian guides. Group sizes 2-6.

Mt Wellington Morning Hike

  • Tour Starts 8:30AM from the Hobart Travel and Information Centre (20 Davey Street) - Please meet outside.
  • Drive to Wellington Park, approx. 15 minutes, where guides will introduce you to the mountain's history and discuss the day trip over the Wellington Park walking map. Toilet facilities available. 
  • Depending on the weather and cloud cover, we will visit to mountain summit first thing, or after the hikes. From the pinnacle on a clear day, the views are extensive an offer views over Hobart and beyond.
  • Trails we intend to hike, Organ Pipes Track, Pinnacle Track, Sphinx Rock, O'Grady's Fall and the Octopus Tree.
  • We will aim to hike for a total of up to 3 hours, up to 8km, with plenty of breaks and a stop at 'the springs' for a hot drink. 
  • Guided by qualified local guides, you will experience kunanyi/Mt. Wellington like a local. Our team love sharing Tasmania and will bring to life the natural and cultural history that makes up Tassie.

Please note: Walking tracks may vary depending on group size and weather conditions. 

Includes: Hot Drink - coffee, tea, hot chocolate, chai - from Lost Freight Cafe