Magnetic Island’s BEST Bus Tours

Hop on Hop Off are a travel company that offers a relaxed tour of our beautiful island in air conditioned comfort - for a minimum of 2 hours!

For new friends!
For entertainment!
For wildlife!

Tour Times

Tours depart from Nelly Bay Ferry Terminal
daily at 9.20am and 1.35pm

Morning tours return in time for the 1.35pm ferry at Nelly Bay Ferry Terminal and afternoon tours in time for the 5.55pm Ferry back to Townsville

Private Tours Available

Magnetic Island Day Tours

Magnetic Island's BEST Bus TOURS are the Island’s Best. We offer a relaxed, fun tour of our beautiful Island in air-conditioned comfort, lasting over 4 hours!

Come from Townsville for a day on the Island, or stay for longer – the choice is yours!

A BIG ITINERARY of over 100 places or points of interest. Add sightings of many wild birds and animals and maybe some SURPRISE sightings!

Your friendly, local guide will be happy to impart his knowledge, gained from years of observing Island creatures and character. You’ll enjoy some great folklore, not found in books! Hear an evocative description of how life was up on The Forts and its recognition as an important site in our military history.

Learn about the endangered GIANT CLAMS, up close and personal. Go to places some locals don’t even know! Visit where different wildlife lives, behaves and interacts with people. Hear about local WWII history, how the Island was named, basic geology, marine biology,climate and our emotion-filled Dawn Service on ANZAC Day.

Enjoy the best places! Your friendly and helpful driver knows where to stop for you to alight and enjoy the best views, photos, toilets and refreshments. An ample lunch-time stop at the large selection of eateries in wonderful Horseshoe Bay is standard.

We also offer private tours - ask us today!