22 days in Tasmania Itinerary

22 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Launceston
— 4 nights
2
Stanley
— 2 nights
3
Strahan
— 2 nights
4
Coles Bay
— 4 nights
5
Port Arthur
— 4 nights
6
Hobart
— 5 nights

4
nights
Launceston

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Launceston: Holm Oak Vineyards (in Rowella) and Preston Falls (in Ulverstone). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve, snap pictures at Alexandra Suspension Bridge, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and explore the world behind art at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Launceston journey maker website.

Brisbane to Launceston is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Traveling from Brisbane in October, you will find days in Launceston are little chillier (20°C), and nights are cooler (5°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Stanley.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks · Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

Holm Oak Vineyards, Preston Falls, Woolmers Estate
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 30:
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
City Park ©
City Park
Wine Tours & Tastings

2
nights
Stanley

Stanley ©
Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): contemplate the long history of Highfield Historic Site, then get engrossed in the history at Stanley Discovery Museum, then look for gifts at Providore 24, and finally identify plant and animal life at The Nut State Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sun): enjoy the sea views from Table Cape Lighthouse Experience and then take a memorable drive along Boat Harbour Beach.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Stanley travel route builder app.

Traveling by car from Launceston to Stanley takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Stanley can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Strahan.

Things to do in Stanley

Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Wynyard
Find places to stay Oct 30 — Nov 1:
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The Nut State Reserve ©
The Nut State Reserve
Boat Harbour Beach ©
Boat Harbour Beach
Table Cape Lighthouse Experience ©
Table Cape Lighthouse Experience

2
nights
Strahan

Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): examine the collection at Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill, then take in the dramatic scenery at Hogarth Falls, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head outdoors with Henty Dunes and then trek along Kelly Basin.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Strahan trip planner.

Getting from Stanley to Strahan by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Strahan

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Kelly Basin
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 3:
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill ©
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill
Henty Dunes ©
Henty Dunes

4
nights
Coles Bay

Coles Bay ©
Overlooking one of Tasmania's most scenic strips of coastline and serving as the gateway to Freycinet National Park, Coles Bay is home to just 500 permanent residents.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Coles Bay: East Coast Natureworld (in Bicheno), Melshell Oyster Shack (in Dolphin Sands) and Spring Vale Wines (in Cranbrook). The adventure continues: walk along Wineglass Bay Lookout, identify plant and animal life at Freycinet National Park, admire the sheer force of St Columba Waterfall, and learn about winemaking at Gala Estate Vineyard.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Coles Bay tour planner.

Traveling by car from Strahan to Coles Bay takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Cranbrook, Bicheno, St Columba Waterfall, Melshell Oyster Shack
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 7:
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Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
Bicheno Blowhole ©
Bicheno Blowhole

4
nights
Port Arthur

Port Arthur ©
Surrounded by shark-infested waters and connected to the mainland by a narrow isthmus of land, Port Arthur ranks among Australia's top historical sites and heritage areas.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Port Arthur: Waterfall Bay (in Eaglehawk Neck) and Coal Mines Historic Site (in Saltwater River). The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Port Arthur Historic Site, contemplate the waterfront views at Stewarts Bay, make a trip to Remarkable Cave, and look for all kinds of wild species at Tasmanian Devil Unzoo.

To see traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Port Arthur online travel planner.

You can drive from Coles Bay to Port Arthur in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In November, daily temperatures in Port Arthur can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can go by car to Hobart.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Eaglehawk Neck, Maria Island National Park, Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, Coal Mines Historic Site
Find places to stay Nov 7 — 11:
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Maria Island National Park ©
Maria Island National Park
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo

5
nights
Hobart

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.
Take a break from Hobart with a short trip to Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary in Brighton, about 30 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), get curious at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Cascade Brewery, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Hobart trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Port Arthur to Hobart in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Hobart are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. On the 16th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), Richmond Bridge
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 16:
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Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) ©
Museum of Old and New Art (Mona)

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