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Visitor Information: Hobart City, Tasmania, Australia

Hobart City is the capital and largest city of the Australian island state of Tasmania. It is a vibrant and lively city that offers visitors a range of experiences, from the cultural to the natural.

How to Get There

Hobart City is located in the south of Tasmania, and can be easily accessed by air or sea. Hobart International Airport is located just 20 minutes from the city centre, and flights from Australian capital cities operate regularly. Alternatively, the Spirit of Tasmania ferry service operates from Melbourne to Devonport, which is located approximately 3 hours' drive from Hobart City.

Things to See and Do

  • MONA - The Museum of Old and New Art is a world-class art museum that is located just a short ferry ride from the city centre. The museum is home to a unique collection of contemporary and ancient art, and is one of Tasmania's most popular tourist attractions.
  • Salamanca Market - Held every Saturday, the Salamanca Market is a popular outdoor market that offers a range of local produce, crafts, and souvenirs.
  • Mount Wellington - Located just outside of the city, Mount Wellington offers visitors stunning views over Hobart and the surrounding landscape. Visitors can drive or hike to the summit, which is over 1,200 metres above sea level.
  • Tasmanian Devil Conservation Park - Located just a short drive from Hobart City, the Tasmanian Devil Conservation Park provides visitors with the opportunity to see these iconic animals up close. Visitors can also learn about the conservation efforts that are being made to save the Tasmanian Devil from extinction.
  • Battery Point - Battery Point is a historic suburb of Hobart that features a range of well-preserved colonial buildings. Visitors can take a stroll through the streets and admire the architecture, visit local galleries and boutiques, and enjoy a meal at one of the many charming cafes and restaurants.

Where to Stay

Hobart City offers visitors a range of accommodation options, from luxury hotels to budget-friendly hostels. Popular options include the Henry Jones Art Hotel, the Hotel Grand Chancellor, and the Hobart Hostel.

When to Visit

The best time to visit Hobart City is in the summer months (December to February), when the weather is warm and sunny. However, visitors can also enjoy the city's attractions during the cooler months, when they can take advantage of the city's cosy cafes and cultural events.

Overall, Hobart City is a must-visit destination for anyone visiting Tasmania. With its rich history, natural beauty, and vibrant culture, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

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