Hobart Tourism

Not only is Hobart the most populated city in Tasmania, but any Hobartian worth their salt will tell you unabashedly that Hobart is the second oldest city of Australia. The small and tranquil city was founded in 1804, and today boasts of a lively and vibrant atmosphere, with its beaches, a busy city centre and a skyline that is dominated by the magnificent Mt Wellington. The social calendar of Hobart has quite a few treats for people traveling with and without families.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Hobart

  • Know the pollution level of Hobart before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 11.11 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 30.83 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 22.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 10 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 10.61 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15.83 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Hobart for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Hobart.

    • Burglary and Theft 33.82 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 27.45 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 33.33 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 32.65 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 29.41 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.5 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 33.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 43.63 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.37 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 57.35 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 39.71 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25.98 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.65 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Hobart is 204.86 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 65.42 (High)
    • Climate Index 90.52 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 18.03 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 22 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 68.7 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 64.5 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.19 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 128.17 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hobart

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.63 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.93 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 96.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 69.66 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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