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kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Bus

Bus parked at the summit of the mountain with panoramic views of the city below.
Spectacular views from the lookout at The Pinnacle, kunanyi/Mt Wellington
lookout, view from The Pinnacle
The summit of kunanyi/Mt Wellington covered in snow.
A couple bushwalking through the trees.
Back of bus with a mountain bike on the bike rack.
kunanyi/Mt Wellington weather
Organ Pipes Walk, kunanyi/Mt Wellington
Bushwalking kunanyi/Mt Wellington
Bus parked in the snow  at the top of kunanyi/Mt Wellington.
kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Bus is the official shuttle bus for kunanyi/Mt Wellington. We're the only tour company with exclusive access to kunanyi/Mt Wellington when Pinnacle Road is closed due to snow. kunanyi/Mt Wellington Explorer Bus departs daily from Hobart’s waterfront to the summit of kunanyi/Mt Wellington. Rising 1270 metres above sea level, experience spectacular views over Hobart. Enjoy the two hour return tour including 30 minutes on the summit or hop on and hop off to explore short walks on the mountain. Additional bus stops are located at Fern Tree Park, The Springs, The Chalet, Big Bend and The Pinnacle. Buses are wheelchair accessible and can carry mountain bikes, providing access to the growing network of mountain bike trails throughout Wellington Park. Ticket options include an Explorer Pass (valid all day), One Way Pass or a Mt Wellington and City Loop Combo which includes a 48 hour ticket on Red Decker’s popular hop on, hop off double-decker bus tour. Richmond combination tours also available. Tours operate seven days a week, closed on Christmas Day. Buses depart from the Tasmanian Travel and Information Centre in Hobart with five daily departures during summer and four daily departures during winter. Enjoy informative local guide commentary in English. COVIDsafe measures in place on all tour departures. Please visit our website for further details of our operating hours and timetables.

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