11 days in Melbourne, Launceston & Hobart Itinerary

11 days in Melbourne, Launceston & Hobart Itinerary

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1
Melbourne
— 5 nights
2
Launceston
— 2 nights
3
Hobart
— 3 nights

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, examine the collection at The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Melbourne route builder tool.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Melbourne. June in Melbourne sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Launceston.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

2
nights
Launceston

Lying in the Tamar Valley and surrounded by forested hills, the grid-patterned city of Launceston boasts shaded avenues, vibrant street life, and a cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, thenappreciate the views at The Tamar Valley, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Launceston trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Launceston takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Launceston when traveling from Melbourne in July, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Launceston

Wineries Tours Parks
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley

3
nights
Hobart

Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington, thenget a sense of history and politics at General Post Office, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally take in the waterfront at Constitution Dock.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Hobart route builder app.

You can drive from Launceston to Hobart in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Hobart are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours Parks Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
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Food Tours
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington

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