Mount Wellington

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  • Address: Pinnacle Road, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Mountain, View Point, Walking Area, Family And Kids, Nature

About Mount Wellington, Hobart

Mount Wellington is an important part of Hobart. Perennially covered in snow, the residents of the city are constantly looking for a reason to go up to the “Mountain” as they call it. One of the favoured tourist spots on Mount Wellington is the cliff of dolerite. Considered to be an important part of the city, there are many ways to visit the mountain; most of them are through bus tours or other such conducted trips, so check the website and pick the option best suitable for you. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Hobart itinerary 3 days.

Mount Wellington Information

  • Since the only way to visit the mountain is by pre-determined tours, visit the website and plan your trip, keeping in mind the rest of your itinerary.

How To reach Mount Wellington by Public Transport

  • Mt Wellington turnoff near Huon Rd (Bus Stop)

Restaurants Near Mount Wellington

  • Flathead (seafood recommended)
  • Ginger Brown (Australian food served)
  • Mezethes (Greek food served)

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Things to Know Before Visiting Mount Wellington

  • 95% of people who visit Hobart include Mount Wellington in their plan

  • 60.34% of people start their Mount Wellington visit around 4 PM - 5 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Mount Wellington

Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Mount Wellington

People normally club together Mt Wellington and Female Factory Historic Site while planning their visit to Mount Wellington.

People also prefer to end their day with Mount Wellington.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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  • What a fantastic view. If you see the clouds clear, head up straight away. Take warm clothes and rain jackets, for the winds as well as rain or cloud. The drive up is narrow in parts with lots of turns but easily done in a car. We took a motorhome with no problem but went when there was not much traffic. You can check Google Maps for the busy times.

  • Great view! If you don't mind waiting in a line to park at the top. Everyone was too scared to go to the back of the loop ( you'll understand when you go) but there were tons of spaces, so don't hold up the line waiting at the front of the loop, just drive to the back area and there will be about ten parking spaces. Bring warm clothes, its windy and cold!

  • Breathtaking view of Hobart and surrounds from the lookout. Well worth the drive up the mountain. Visited here in September. Can get a bit coolish and the wind picks up a bit too. Be sure to bring warm clothing.

  • Visited in the middle of Winter and I enjoyed the views over Hobart. The peak was covered in snow and cloud. Hobart is a very pretty place. I couldn't appreciate it fully until I saw it from Mt Wellington.

  • On a day when the sky is blue and the sun makes all below sparkle, the view from Mt. Wellington is just spectacular. Unfortunately the height of the mountain has a strange effect on many of those that visit ... they turn back into the apes we humans derived from. The temptation to climb over the rocks is far to strong , to yell and scream like demented animals and not sit and listen to the mountain wind talking just unappealing . And the need to wonder off the pathways built to protect everyone and everything is clearly too great for most. Fortunately the mountain is often shrouded in mist when the view over the fabulous surrounds are only availble momentarily. Probably that is the best time to visit.

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