Getaway to Tasmania
The capital of Tasmania and Australia's second oldest city, Hobart is rich in history and attraction and really is a breath of fresh air. This quaint city lies in the picturesque foothills of Mt Wellington and along the Derwent River. Friendly Hobart boasts spectacular scenery, mouth watering seafood, fine wine, bustling markets, hip urban bars and a great holiday atmosphere.
Book at qantas.com today and you'll enjoy:
- Earn points if you're a Qantas Frequent Flyer^
- Enjoy fee free payment options
- Manage your booking online
- Pay with a mix of points and money+
+ Qantas Frequent Flyers can pay less money by redeeming points using Points + Pay. As long as you have at least 5,000 points then the mix is up to you! To access the option to use points or Points + Pay when making a booking with Qantas, you must be a Qantas Frequent Flyer member logged into your Qantas Frequent Flyer account and have the required number of points in your account at the time of booking. Points + Pay allows you to reduce the amount you pay for most flights booked on qantas.com by making a booking using points and money. You can choose the number of points you redeem above a specified minimum level and pay an amount on your credit card to obtain your Award. By using Points + Pay, you will be making a Qantas & Jetstar Any Seat Award booking. Points + Pay not available with Classic Award flights. Any Seat Award fare conditions will apply to your booking. Minimum point levels are subject to change. See qantas.com/pointspluspay for more information and full terms and conditions.
Hotels & Accommodation
View all our Hobart Red Hot hotel specials including discounted rates and fantastic bonus offers. Our hotels come with a price promise and Qantas Frequent Flyers earn 3 points^ per A$1 spent on select partner hotels booked at qantas.com.
Tours, Activities & Experiences
Get some ideas for your trip to Tasmania from Travel Insider. Find out why Tasmania is one of the hottest destinations of 2012 and discover why Hobart's uber cool Mona gallery keeps selling out the exhibitions.
Top Tours & Activities
- Cadbury Chocolate Factory Tour with River Cruise
- Tasmanian Wilderness; Bruny Island
- Port Arthur Tour
- View all activities and experiences in Hobart
Top things to do
- Take in the suburb panoramic view of the city from Mt Wellington.
- Explore the waterfront and stop for a meal at one of the many cafes and restaurants along Constitution Dock. The dock fills with trawlers swelling with the day's catch of ocean trout, oysters, scallops and prized abalone.
- Immerse yourself in convict history with a day trip to the magnificent Port Arthur Historic site.
- Treat your tastebuds with a tour to the Cadbury Chocolate Factory or Cascade Brewery.
- Explore colourful Salamanca Market on a Saturday and sample delicious local produce and shop for local art.
Why not experience the wonder of Hobart and its surrounds by Car?
Hire a car and head out to the historic Port Arthur Historic site, the best preserved convict settlement in Australia and one of the most significant 18th century sites in the world. Port Arthur is located approximately 40kms from the city centre of Hobart.
Get guaranteed low rates across 4 of Australia's leading car providers with our Cars Price Promise,# plus there are no booking fees and Qantas Frequent Flyers can earn 3 points^ per A$1 spent on the Base Rate within Australia.
Other enchanting places to drive to include: Historic Richmond, Sorell Township, Dodges Ferry, Park Beach, Carlton Beach, Carlton River, The Blowhole, Tasman Arch, The Devil's Kitchen and the Remarkable Cave.
# If, after you book car hire on qantas.com, on the same day you find a lower publicly available rate on any website with a website address ending in .au or any other website operated in Australia by an Australian company for the same car hire with the same supplier (including the same Booking Conditions), we will match that rate and Qantas Frequent Flyer members can earn 1,000 extra points. Claims must be submitted by midnight (AEST) on the same day of receiving your confirmation email in relation to your booking on qantas.com. To receive the extra points, Qantas Frequent Flyers must provide their membership number on the Price Promise claim form. To earn points for car hire, Qantas Frequent Flyers must provide their membership number when booking online and to the chosen car partner. Other conditions apply.
No trip is complete without travel insurance. QBE has a range of travel insurance policies, plus, Qantas Frequent Flyers earn 1 point per A$1 spent on insurance policies, excluding Australian Cancellation and Baggage insurance.~