10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tasmania journey planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Launceston
— 1 night
Drive
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Strahan
— 1 night
Drive
3
Coles Bay
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Port Arthur
— 1 night
Drive
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Hobart
— 4 nights
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Launceston

— 1 night

The Heart of Tasmania

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): stroll around City Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cataract Gorge Reserve, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Launceston trip builder website.

Adelaide to Launceston is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Adelaide to Launceston. In November, Launceston is a bit cooler than Adelaide - with highs of 22°C and lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Strahan.

Things to do in Launceston

Tours · Wineries · Parks · Wildlife
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Strahan

— 1 night
Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
On the 19th (Fri), admire the sheer force of Hogarth Falls and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Strahan trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Launceston to Strahan in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Strahan

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Nature
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Highlights from your trip

Coles Bay

— 2 nights
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.
On the 20th (Sat), walk along Wineglass Bay Lookout, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then don't miss a visit to Bicheno Blowhole. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Freycinet National Park.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Coles Bay online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Strahan to Coles Bay takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 19 — 21:

Port Arthur

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): see majestic marine mammals with Wild Ocean Tasmania and then get to know the fascinating history of Port Arthur Historic Site.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Port Arthur trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Coles Bay to Port Arthur by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. November in Port Arthur sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Hobart.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 21 — 22:

Hobart

— 4 nights

Tasmania's Capital City

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.
Go for a jaunt from Hobart to Brighton to see Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary about 30 minutes away. On the 24th (Wed), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, get engrossed in the history at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, explore the world behind art at Allport Library and Museum of Fine Arts, and see the interesting displays at Museum of Old and New Art (Mona).

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Hobart online holiday planner.

Getting from Port Arthur to Hobart by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. November in Hobart sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours · Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 22 — 26:

Tasmania travel guide

4.5
Nature & Parks · Art Museums · Mountains
Unspoiled beauty and colorful nature are the hallmarks of Tasmania, Australia’s smallest state. This picturesque island boasts some of the country’s most attractive stretches of coastline and a number of distinctive, forested mountain ranges. The state capital, Hobart, serves as an ideal base for exploration of the island’s interior and opulent beaches.