Historic Richmond Highlights
Half Day Afternoon Bus Tour from Hobart
Tour the highlights of Hobart then travel to Richmond, one of Australia’s most original historic villages.
This tour will give you maximum time at Richmond Village, set on the beautiful Coal River.
Nowhere else in Tasmania is the romance and nostalgic charm of the colonial days more alive than in the beautiful setting of Richmond.
Highlights of this tour
- Head out the Brooker Highway passing North Hobart and New Town
- Derwent Entertainment Centre
- Richmond – one of Australia’s most unique and historic towns dating from the 1820s
- Stroll across the Richmond Bridge – Introduce yourself to the local ducks, as they forage for good under the oldest convict built road bridge in Australia
- Also set in this idyllic location is the oldest operating Catholic Church
- Perhaps visit Richmond Gaol – operational from 1826
- Taste some Coal Valley region wines and local produce (own expense), shop or just relax.
- Whatever you choose there’s plenty of time to explore the village, its quaint cottages, unique shops, galleries and restaurants.
- Excellent photo opportunities all round!
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