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Exploring the Untamed Beauty: Pennicott's Tasman Island Cruises

Updated: Jan 23

Welcome to Oceana B&B, where we are dedicated to providing our guests with unforgettable experiences in the breathtaking wilderness of Tasmania. As an esteemed attraction partner, we are delighted to introduce you to Pennicott Wilderness Journeys and their remarkable Tasman Island Cruises. Get ready to embark on an adventure that will take you on a journey through rugged coastlines, pristine waters, and remarkable wildlife encounters.


Breathtaking Landscape of Pennicott's Tasman Island Cruises

A Glimpse of Tasman Island: – Image Credit: Pennicott Wilderness Journeys


Located off the southern coast of Tasmania, Tasman Island is a mesmerising destination that will leave you awestruck. Pennicott's Tasman Island Cruises experience offers an exceptional opportunity to explore this wild and untamed island, which stands as a sentinel at the entrance to the stunningly beautiful Tasman Peninsula.

Tour to Pennicott Wilderness Island

The Scenic Boat Ride: – Image Credit: Pennicott Wilderness Journeys


The adventure begins as you step aboard the custom-built vessels designed specifically for this excursion. The journey takes you along the striking coastline, revealing dramatic cliffs, sea caves, and towering rock formations. The cruise takes you below the highest sea cliffs in the Southern Hemisphere at Cape Pillar. With the wind in your hair and the scent of the ocean in the air, prepare to be captivated by the stunning beauty of the Tasman Peninsula.


Photographic Exploration Showcasing Rugged Coastlines, Pristine Waters

Spectacular Wildlife Encounters: – Image Credit: Pennicott Wilderness Journeys


One of the highlights of the Tasman Island Cruise is the incredible wildlife encounters that await you. Keep your eyes peeled for playful dolphins surfing the waves and graceful seals sunbathing on rocky outcrops, as well as well as migrating whales (in season). The area is also a haven for diverse birdlife, including majestic sea eagles and adorable little penguins, which can often be spotted in their natural habitats.


Pennicott's Historic Landmark

The Totem Pole – Image Credit: Pennicott Wilderness Journeys


As you approach Tasman Island, Tasman Island Lighthouse will be visible perched high on the cliffs. Built in 1906, this historic landmark has guided countless ships through treacherous waters. Listen to the fascinating stories shared by the knowledgeable guides on board.

During your cruise, you will witness the awe-inspiring sight of Cathedral Rock. This striking rock formation, shaped by the relentless power of the ocean, stands tall and proud against the crashing waves. As you sail past, take a moment to appreciate the raw forces of nature that have sculpted this magnificent masterpiece.


Pennicott's Tasmanian Rocks

Pennicott's Tasman Island Cruise offers an unforgettable adventure into the heart of Tasmania's natural wonders. As you explore the rugged coastline, encounter fascinating wildlife, and marvel at the awe-inspiring rock formations, you will create memories that will last a lifetime. The cruise departs daily from Port Arthur, with a day tour option from Hobart. Oceana B&B is proud to partner with Pennicott Wilderness Journeys to bring you this extraordinary experience and you can book here. Embark on a journey of discovery and let the untouched beauty of Tasman Island leave an indelible mark on your soul.

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