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MONA with Mt. Wellington & Ferry Return

Highlights / General details
Reach the summit of Mt Wellington, where waiting before you is the magnificent views of the Derwent River lying next to the historically significant city of Hobart. The panoramic views of the city will have you not wanting to leave. With 'The Mountain' right at the doorstep of Hobart, your tour of Mt Wellington finishes in the morning allowing the rest of the day to explore MONA's art, architecture and perhaps take in some wine or beer tasting at their in-house brewery and winery.

kunanyi/Mt. Wellington:
On a clear day the views from Mt Wellington are stunning.
In the winter perhaps you will be playing in the snow - whatever the weather - take the opportunity to visit iconic Mt Wellington, the traditional indigenous name in Palawa Kani language is kunanyi.
See St. David’s Park.
Pass by Anglesea Barracks - Australia’s oldest Army facility.
Cascade Valley - home of the Cascade Brewery and Gardens.
On this tour we pass through various eco systems and experience the harsh alpine environment of the mountain.
View the massive rock formation of the Organ Pipes.
kunanyi/Mt. Wellington summit - a harsh rocky alpine environment affording unsurpassed views on a clear day.
The summit of Mt Wellington offers a panoramic spectacle of Hobart town, its surrounding suburbs, vast waterways of the Derwent River.
After our descent from the mountain, we have a brief visit to the Cascades Female Factory - a one time female prison - for an insight into the lives of the women convicts once imprisoned there.

MONA:
A visual display of complex structures greet you on approach to the museum's entrance.
Admire the fascinating architecture.
MONA, owned by entrepreneur David Walsh, is Australia's largest private collection of art and artefacts.
Wander through ancient, modern and contemporary art.
Complimentary use of 'The O' - a handheld touch screen device assists with learning about the exhibits or listening to interviews with artists.
Record your visit on 'The O' and email it.
Perhaps enjoy a delicious meal at The Source Restaurant, Museum Café or wine bar (own expense).
Return to Brooke Street Pier in Hobart on the 4:00pm ferry from MONA.

Inclusion
Selected Hotel pickup; Coach touring; Entrance to MONA; Ferry back to Hobart.

Exclusion
Hotel drop off; Food and beverage; Gratuity.

Hours of operation
Available Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday from November to April and Thursday, Friday, Saturday from May to October, departing at 9:15am. No tour departures on December 25.

Duration
Approximately 7 hours.

Location
Departs from Brooke Street Pier, Hobart.

Participant restrictions
Any child under the minimum child age will travel free of charge and they will have to sit on their parents lap, if you prefer that the child has their own seat then you will have to pay the child fare.

Policies
Cancellation: 4 days prior 50% penalty, 2 days prior 100% penalty. No show always 100% penalty.

Itinerary on Mt. Wellington tour may vary due to weather conditions.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.

**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**