29 days in Tasmania Itinerary

29 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Eaglehawk Neck
— 4 nights
2
Bruny Island
— 4 nights
3
Hobart
— 7 nights
4
Coles Bay
— 5 nights
5
St Helens
— 2 nights
6
Launceston
— 6 nights

4
nights
Eaglehawk Neck

Eaglehawk Neck ©
Popular historic sites such as Coal Mines Historic Site and Government Farm are in your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Tasmanian Devil Unzoo and Three Capes Track. When in Eaglehawk Neck, make a side trip to see Cape Raoul in Port Arthur, approximately Port Arthur away.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Eaglehawk Neck day trip site.

Sydney to Eaglehawk Neck is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Sydney in February, things will get little chillier in Eaglehawk Neck: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Bruny Island.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Port Arthur, Taranna, Coal Mines Historic Site, Maria Island National Park
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Tessellated Pavement ©
Tessellated Pavement
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
Maria Island National Park ©
Maria Island National Park

4
nights
Bruny Island

Bruny Island ©
Vacations on Bruny Island ensure a chance to spot local wildlife, like penguins, many different birds, and echidnas.
Discover out-of-the-way places like The Neck and Fluted Cape Trail. Escape the urban bustle at South Bruny National Park and Labillardiere Peninsula Walk. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sea views from Cape Bruny Lighthouse, learn about winemaking at Bruny Island Premium Wines, stop by Bruny Island Providore, and explore the galleries of Forestvale Design Centre.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Bruny Island online sightseeing planner.

You can do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi from Eaglehawk Neck to Bruny Island in 6 hours. In March, daytime highs in Bruny Island are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Bruny Island

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Cape Bruny Lighthouse ©
Cape Bruny Lighthouse
The Neck ©
The Neck
South Bruny National Park ©
South Bruny National Park

7
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Russell Falls and Seven Mile Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Tahune Forest AirWalk and Sandy Bay. Explore Hobart's surroundings by going to Redlands Estate (in New Norfolk), Enchanted Woods (in Castle Forbes Bay) and Horseshoe Falls (in Mount Field National Park). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of St John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, see the interesting displays at Richmond Gaol, wander the streets of North Hobart, and visit Sullivans Cove.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Hobart trip itinerary maker website.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Bruny Island to Hobart in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Richmond, Mount Field National Park, Redlands Estate, Tahune Forest AirWalk, Shot Tower
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St. David's Cathedral ©
St. David's Cathedral
Seven Mile Beach ©
Seven Mile Beach
Russell Falls ©
Russell Falls

5
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like East Coast Natureworld and Freycinet National Park. Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Boat Tours & Water Sports will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Coles Bay side-trips: Spiky Bridge (in Swansea) and Melshell Oyster Shack (in Dolphin Sands). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Friendly Beaches, tour the pleasant surroundings at Wineglass Bay, do a tasting at Gala Estate Vineyard, and make a trip to Mt Amos Climb.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Coles Bay vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Hobart to Coles Bay takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to St Helens.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Bicheno, Spiky Bridge, Melshell Oyster Shack, Gala Estate Vineyard, Devil's Corner Cellar Door
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East Coast Natureworld ©
East Coast Natureworld
Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
St Helens

St Helens ©
Overlooking scenic Georges Bay, St Helens is the largest town on the northeast coast of Tasmania, ranking among Australia's top destinations for recreational game fishing.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mt William Walkway, thentake some stellar pictures from St Helens Point Conservation Area, and then stroll through Bay of Fires Conservation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Suncoast Gallery, admire the sheer force of St Columba Falls Reserve, thenexperience rural life at Pyengana Dairy, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at St Columba Waterfall.

To see reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the St Helens itinerary site.

Drive from Coles Bay to St Helens in 1.5 hours. March in St Helens sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Launceston.

Things to do in St Helens

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Mount William National Park, Pyengana
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Bay of Fires Conservation Area ©
Bay of Fires Conservation Area
St Columba Waterfall ©
St Columba Waterfall
St Columba Falls Reserve ©
St Columba Falls Reserve

6
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary and Platypus House. Get in touch with nature at The Tamar Valley and Boat Tours & Water Sports. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Launceston: Seahorse World (in Beauty Point), Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre (in Beaconsfield) and Mole Creek (Marakoopa Cave & Mole Creek Caves). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Tamar Island Wetlands, admire the masterpieces at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, sample the tasty concoctions at James Boag Brewery Experience, and snap pictures at Alexandra Suspension Bridge.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Launceston trip planning tool.

Drive from St Helens to Launceston in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Mole Creek, Beauty Point, Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, Brickendon Colonial Farm Village, Alum Cliffs
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Platypus House ©
Platypus House
Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary
Tamar Island Wetlands ©
Tamar Island Wetlands

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