MOUNT WELINGTON DESCENT CYCLE TOUR
From the summit of kunanyi/Mt Wellington to Hobart’s scenic waterfront, this half day experience is the ultimate bike riding adventure.
- Transfer to kunanyi/Mt Wellington summit
- Mountain bike, helmet and safety vest
- Cycle guide and support vehicle
Make sure you bring
- Camera and drink bottle
- Comfortable closed toe shoes
- Hat, sunglasses and sunscreen
- Clothes to suit conditions (dress in layers)
- Gloves (for warmth) are essential
- Waterproof jacket (just in case)
Starting from Hobart’s waterfront we drive to the summit of Mt Wellington to experience Tasmania’s ultimate guided 21km downhill bicycle adventure from 1271m to sea level. For the adventurous an optional off-road section is available. This tour is suitable if: you can confidently ride a bike, are at least 12 years old, and 150cm in height.
Starting from Hobart’s waterfront we head to the summit of kunanyi/Mt Wellington for spectacular views across Southern Tasmania including an elevated look over the beautiful city of Hobart. After soaking in the views we experience Tasmania’s ultimate downhill bicycle ride – 1272 metres to sea level. Along the way, this 21 km guided journey captures contrasting landscapes from sub-alpine and mountain rainforests to the vibrant waterfront of Hobart. For the more adventurous an optional off-road section is available. This tour is suitable for anyone who can confidently ride a bike and meets safety requirements of 12 years of age, a minimum height of 150cm, and maximum weight of 120kg.
Tour departs and finishes at 4 Elizabeth Street Hobart, opposite the Tasmanian Tourism and Information Centre.
Regular departures at 1pm from Hobart CBD.
Bookings essential – min numbers apply (4.00pm tour available select dates during Dec, Jan & Feb).
Tour duration 3 hours.
• kunanyi/Mt Wellington summit
• Mountain bike adventure
• The Springs
• Off road section (optional)
• Cascade Gardens
• Battery Point and Salamanca