The Tasman Peninsula is home to spectacular scenery, heritage-listed historic sites, fantastic walks, beautiful empty beaches and fascinating wildlife.
There’s a wide range of land and marine animals to spot and striking rock formations to discover including Tasman Arch and The Blowhole, two of Tasmania’s most visited attractions, as well as Waterfall Bay, Remarkable Cave and Tessellated Pavement.
With the World Heritage listed convict sites of Port Arthur and the nearby Coal Mines Historic Site, it’s easy to spend a few days on the Tasman.
The Tasman area is a local government area (LGA) in Tasmania. This area is home to 15 locations and/or suburbs which you can explore in more detail by selecting from the list below. The Tasman area is located approximately 52kms from the capital Hobart.
If you are planning a visit to this area we’ve put together some of the things you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one ofthe buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know the area and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.