Hobart Travel Guide: Things To Do And Accommodation In Hobart & Surrounds

Heading to the capital of Tasmania? Hobart isn’t just a popular starting point for travel in Tasmania but also a great destination to explore and enjoy.

Hobart from Mt Wellington

There are so many things to do in Hobart and its surrounds from taking in the views from Mt Wellington (pictured above), before discovering Tasmania’s convict heritage in cute Richmond to meeting Tasmanian wildlife at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary. Then there’s great food to eat, Salamanca Market to shop at and so much more.

I grew up in Hobart so I may be biased, but it’s my top pick of where to go in the state.

Keep reading more below in this Hobart Travel Guide!

Top Things To Do In Hobart And Surrounds

There are some great places to visit in Hobart and its surrounds. Here are full guides to some great choices.

Hobart Accommodation

Hobart has the best range of accommodation in the state and there are some fabulous choices. But note that it can all book out at busy times particularly around New Years. Find all our top Hobart accommodation guides below.

Getting To Hobart

Looking for information for getting to Hobart? Read below.

We hope you love exploring Hobart’s highlights as much as we do. Find more places to discover and explore in Tasmania here.