Burnie Attractions Bus Shore Excursion

Burnie Attractions Bus Shore Excursion

The Burnie Attractions Bus is the best way to see Burnie!

Designed to provide full flexibility you are free to hop on and hop off at each stop and catch a later bus to continue the tour. If you do not get off the bus the circuit takes 1.5 hours.

The bus departs Burnie Arts and Function Centre on the hour every 30 minutes from 9:30am to 11:30am. Our buses are operated by the same company as the port shuttle from your ship to the Burnie CBD which means we guarantee you will make your ship's departure time.

We’ll take the short drive to Upper Burnie Lookout for magical views of the seaside town and the enormous Bass Strait. Then drive inland to soak in the serenity at Guide Falls.

Our next stop is the Emu Valley Rhododendron Garden, it is the largest collection in the Southern Hemisphere. Also, a good place to view platypus in the wild.

Our last stop is the famous Hellyer’s Road Distillery - Admission and Tour: $25pp - please book this as an extra if you wish to hop off here.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Upper Burnie Lookout, Upper Burnie TAS 7320, Australia

Take in the views of the Bass Strait and your cruise ship from the Upper Burnie Lookout.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Guide Falls Reserve, 15 Km of Burnie, Burnie, Tasmania 7321 Australia

Guide Falls are well known across Burnie for being the most accessible falls in the area. Just a short walk from the carpark will take you into a stunning forest area with Guide Falls as the backdrop.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Emu Valley Rhododendron Garden, 55 Breffny Rd, Burnie, Tasmania 7320 Australia

Home to the largest collection of rhododendrons in the Southern Hemisphere, there's plenty to explore at the Emu Valley Rhododendron Gardens. Spend some time wandering the beautiful gardens before our last stop of the day.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Hellyers Road Distillery, 153 Old Surry Road, Burnie, Tasmania 7320 Australia

Hellyer's Road Distillery has been producing award-winning whisky since the late 90s. Enjoy a tipple (additional costs depending on your tasting selection) or take in the views from the grounds. Admission and Tour: $25pp - please book this as an extra if you wish to hop off here.

Duration: 30 minutes

Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Stroller accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 200 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Duration: 2 To 4 Hours
Start location: Burnie Arts Centre, 77-79 Wilmot St, Burnie TAS 7320, Australia

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Modern air conditioned transport
  • Local knowledgeable driver/guide
  • Entry fees to the Emu Valley Rhododendron Garden (worth $15)

Not Included

  • Lunch
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Hellyer Road Distillery Admission and Whisky Walk Tour ($25 per person)


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