City Loop + Richmond Village

Richmond Village Tour | Departs Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday | 3.5 Hour Return Tour with Attraction Discounts + Hop-On Hop-Off City Loop Tour | Departs Daily | 90 Minute Loop

Join our tour of the historic village of Richmond, known for its beautifully preserved, Georgian architecture and home to Australia’s oldest bridge, colonial gaol and Catholic Church. Richmond is a hub for gourmet food and wine lovers. Visit shops, galleries, historic sites, and eateries with exclusive attraction discounts.

Your 48-hour CITY LOOP ticket allows you to re-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 red 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.

Professional and informative multilingual commentary is available on the Hop-On Hop-Off City Loop Tour. Select English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin or Spanish. Complimentary earphones are available from your driver. Please note that the Richmond Village Tour is currently only available in English.

Tour Details

Availability

Red Decker operates 7 days a week, all year round. Closed Christmas Day (25 December). City Loop buses operate between 9am to 4:30pm. Board the bus at any of our stops throughout the day. The Richmond Village Tour departs from Hobart at 1pm on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday

Price

Adult (17+ years): $65
Concession (Students/Seniors): $55
Child (6–16 years): $40
Infant (5 years and under): No charge

Includes

  • 3.5 hour Richmond Village Tour and scenic drive through the Coal River Valley.
  • Exclusive discounts to many of Richmond’s attractions.
  • Professional and informative commentary.
  • 48hr Red Decker Hop-On Hop-Off City Loop Ticket. Valid for 48 hours from the time you first board.
  • Complimentary copy of Red Decker’s The Official Sightseeing Guide to Hobart– with exclusive local discounts.
  • Free Wi-fi onboard our fleet of modern open-top and closed-top double decker buses.

Duration

Richmond Village Tour

3.5 hour return tour, includes 2.5 hours (approx.) in Richmond to spend at your own leisure.

 

Hop-On Hop-Off City Loop Tour

90 minutes city loop.

Departure Time

Richmond Village Tour

1pm on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday.

 

Hop-On Hop-Off City Loop Tour

SUMMER (October – April): 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm.

WINTER (May – September): 10am, 11.30am, 1.30pm, 3pm.

Departure Point

Both tours depart from the Tasmanian Travel & Information Centre, on the corner of Elizabeth & Davey Streets in Hobart.

Good to know

  • Pre-booking is essential for this tour.
  • When booking, select your preferred day for your 1pm Richmond Village Tour. Your 48hr Red Decker City Loop ticket is valid for 48hrs from the time you first board the Red Decker double-decker bus.
  • Passengers will receive exclusive attraction discounts in Richmond for historic sites, shops, galleries and cafes.
  • Multilingual commentary is available on the Hop-On Hop-Off City Loop Tour in English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin and Spanish. Complimentary earphones are available from your driver. Please note that the Richmond Village Tour is currently only available in English.
A combined ticket for two iconic Hobart tours - Richmond Village and Red Decker's Hop-On Hop-Off City Loop Tour!
48hr Red Decker City Loop Ticket. 90-minute tour. Hop-on and hop-off at 20 stops.
Tour Southern Tasmania’s Coal River Valley and stay in Richmond Village for 2.5 hours, at your own leisure, to shop, eat and admire the scenery.
A perfect shore excursion for cruise ship passengers arriving in Hobart.

BUS STOPS

Richmond Village Tour

  • 2.5 hours in Richmond Village to explore at your own leisure.

 

Hop-On Hop-Off City Loop Tour

  • Tasmanian Travel and Information Centre
  • Brooke Street Pier
  • Salamanca Place
  • Battery Point
  • Wrest Point Casino
  • Sandy Bay Village
  • Cascade Brewery
  • Cascades Female Factory
  • South Hobart
  • Hobart CBD
  • Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
  • Maritime Museum of Tasmania
  • Hobart Convict Penitentiary
  • Hobart Aquatic Centre
  • Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens
  • Victoria Dock

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