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Cape Raoul Tours and Tickets
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Reviewed 2 June 2019

This is easily one of the best day walks for people with little/ average fitness. The walk is so easy as the path is mainly level, mostly gravel, some boardwalk and sandstone, the steps up and down are wide and easy to climb, the scenery...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 10 April 2019 via mobile

A few people claimed the walk was treacherous with steep slopes and I was worried. But no fear, there is space between you and the edge almost everywhere, you would have to want to fall over really. Great pacing and lots to see on this...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 April 2019 via mobile

The path was good and not too many people. We could clearly see Bruny Island and Mt Wellington. The wrens teased the camera delightfully

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 21 March 2019

Breath taking views , the water was soooo blue, worth a look, i think that you can do a speed boat tour which would be amazing to do, i just went to the look out.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank ritazaczek
Reviewed 13 March 2019

Walked to the cape in variable weather but it was worth it. The track is well maintained and you could hear the seals barking from the lookout.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank olderaustralian
Reviewed 7 March 2019

We walked Stormlea to Cape Raoul via the marked track on a drizzly day. The track is well marked and easily completed with magnificent view of Cape Raoul. The columnar buttresses rise out of the water 100's of metres right next to the track. Well...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Jenelle Q
Reviewed 14 February 2019

A short drive from Port Arthur historic site. Well worth the drive, stunning views from high up and with a little voluntary exercise, even better views can be had.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Frequenttravello
Reviewed 23 January 2019

This is a great day walk! It does get quite steep in some areas and can be a bit challenging in parts but it is well worth it for the views at the end. Definitely bring plenty of food and water and take your time....More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank tristanb761
Reviewed 20 January 2019

This is one of the best day walks for people with average fitness. The walk is easy and scenery is fantastic. If you are not able to book in for the three Capes walk, or don't have enough time to do the 4 days lodge...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Susan77T
Reviewed 14 January 2019

It's a strenuous walk. It's a 6-hour walk including the return, which is particularly challenging because you actually go up. I consider myself physically fit, yet on the return trip I was near exhaustion. But it's a beautiful walk. First, you walk through a forest....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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YUFEC11
22 April 2019|
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Response from Vivien D | Reviewed this property |
Hi there is no train to the Tasman Peninsula and a very limited bus service. Unless you go on an organised coach your. Your only option really is to hire a car in Hobart. There really is no public transport on the Tasman... More
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Response from TassieCamnSue | Reviewed this property |
The Cape Raoul lookout is more than 20 minutes, probably about 40 minutes but is worth the walk. Depends on the fitness of the 70 year olds- I am 69 and have no trouble, being a fairly regular walker
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gerofrancis
25 February 2016|
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Response from goldnugget45 | Reviewed this property |
I would stay at Port Arthur ,mainly because the services are so good there
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