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“Great way to see Hobart to orient yourself”
Review of Red Decker

Red Decker
Ranked #25 of 95 Tours in Hobart
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: The Red Decker is the Official Sightseeing Tour of Hobart, featuring the city's best sights and attractions. Do the full 90 minute loop tour or Hop on Hop off at any of the 20 stops. Choice of a 24 or 48 hour city loop ticket. Other tour combinations to Mt Wellington and Cascade Brewery available. Unrivalled views from the top deck. Informative commentary available in 8 languages-English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin & Spanish. Environmentally friendly and wheelchair accessible.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Baby buggy parking, Activities for older children, Activities for young children
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Jump on & off as much as you want with 20 stops. To see the best view from the top of the bus make sure you say you want the open top one or you might end up on the normal bus although in cold weather its warmer!!
Pass is valid for 3 days and there are also different tours to choose from
Book online or at tourist information in Hobart or on the bus itself

7  Thank DeniseLock
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Reviewed 13 April 2014

When we visit a new city we always look for a hop on hop off bus to give a tatse of where we want to spend time. It was a great way to spend our first afternoon even though we didnt have time to "hop off!"The ticket can be reused over 3 days which is a great idea. Unfortunately we were leaving for launceston the next day before returning later in the week.
We sat up on teh top deck where unfortunately the commnetray was inaudible. In other cities we have had head sets ..perhaps thats the way to go?

3  Thank 2Eliza_12
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Reviewed 11 April 2014

Purchased a ticket for the hop on hop off bus from the Information centre on the waterfront so we could get our bearings on day 1. the one ticket gives you use for 3 days...great value indeed.
used it the following days to visit places we decided to explore some more. Perfect way to get around, especially as it went right past our accommodation on the waterfront :)

6  Thank Ricki H
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Reviewed 31 March 2014

Great day relaxing and fun day out. The city tour is an excellent way to get your bearings and learn about the history of the city. The Cascade Brewery is a great destination. Highly recommend.

9  Thank Michelle K
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Reviewed 14 March 2014

We picked up a voucher in the kids tasmania book that allowed us to buy one, get one free, so very good value. Spent an hour and a half seeing the sights of Hobart. The driver was excellent and had a really good local knowledge. The ticket is then valid for three days, so you can hop on hop off as you like.

7  Thank Karen K
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