Join the official sightseeing tour of Hobart; choose from 20 different stops featuring the best sights and attractions in and around Hobart. Hop-on and hop-off as many times as you like, or stay on board and do the 90-minute city loop tour – the choice is yours! Our 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.
Hop onboard and enjoy professional and informative commentary that is available in English or, on select buses, a choice of 7 additional languages including French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin and Spanish. Complimentary earphones are available from your driver.
The City Loop operates between 20 popular locations including the MONA ferry terminal at Brooke Street Pier, Salamanca Place, Battery Point, Wrest Point Casino, Sandy Bay Village, Cascade Brewery, Cascades Female Factory, Hobart CBD, Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery, Maritime Museum of Tasmania, Hobart Convict Penitentiary, Hobart Aquatic Centre, The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens and Victoria Docks.
Your ticket is valid for 48 hours from the time you first board. Red Decker operates 7 days a week. City Loop buses operate between 9am to 4:30pm. Board the bus at any of our stops throughout the day.
Terms and Conditions Information provided below relates to the supply of service to you (the Customer) by the Red Decker Company (the Company) and affiliated companies. Affiliated companies reserve the right to revise these Terms at their sole discretion. General information All sales are final: tickets cannot be exchanged or money refunded unless expressly authorised by Management. All ticket prices are quoted in Australian dollars. E-Tickets and prepaid Vouchers Customers purchasing tickets online are required to print the E-ticket and present it to an Explorer staff member at the preferred boarding point. In order to verify genuine e-vouchers the e-mail information needs to clearly state the Reference number, contact details, fare category and quantity of tickets purchased. We reserve the right to refuse vouchers that do not show this information All e-mail tickets must be pre-printed before arrival. Tickets to Travel The Customer should keep their ticket safe as replacements will not be issued. The Customer must show or purchase their ticket as they board. The Customer must keep their ticket in their possession. Customers found travelling without a valid ticket will be charged the full ticket price for a replacement ticket. Pre-paid vouchers or tickets to travel obtained from an unauthorised source, stolen, copied or counterfeit will be seized and cancelled without compensation. The ticket to travel must be made available for inspection by the driver, or any official of the company on demand. Family tickets are not issued as individual tickets therefore groups must stay together at all times with the purchase of a Family Ticket. City Loop Ticket Validity The ticket to travel is valid for use on specified tours and is valid for 1 year from the date of purchase. 48 hr tickets must be used on consecutive days. When the ticket expires the Customer must either leave the tour at the next available opportunity or purchase another ticket. Extensions will not be given. Tickets do not guarantee travel on a specific service or at a specific time. Ticket Agents Where a ticket is purchased from one of the Company’s Ticket Agents, any query, regarding the ticket purchase or refund request, must be referred to the Ticket Agent who sold the ticket. Children A child is defined as in the ticket class at time of purchase. Child tickets are available for children between the ages of 5-16 years. Children under 5 yrs may travel for free. All children must be accompanied by responsible adult. Tour Route and Service Red Decker and affiliated services will make every effort to maintain a regular and frequent service, but does not guarantee to do so. Red Decker shall not be in any way liable to the ticket holder for loss, damage, inconvenience or delay in consequence of any failure, alteration, suspension, cancellation or termination of service. The Company reserves the right to deviate from the route of a service in the event of marches, parades, or where reasonably prudent to do so in circumstances beyond the Company’s control. Customer Conduct For safety reasons, all passengers are required to remain seated while the bus is in motion. At the Company’s discretion we may refuse entry or require any person to alight from a tour if we deem his/her conduct offensive, a nuisance to other passengers or behaving in a manner that may risk his/her safety or the safety of other passengers, and we shall have no further liability. The consumption of alcohol is prohibited on the bus at all times. Complaints All complaints should be made in writing and contain relevant information including time, date and specific details. Please direct letters to the applicable tour office. Any complaints must be accompanied by your Red Decker tour ticket number. Operation Red Decker operates 364 days of the year. Closed on Christmas Day.