11 days in Tasmania Itinerary

11 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Fly
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Launceston
— 1 night
Drive
2
St Helens
— 1 night
Drive
3
Coles Bay
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Mount Field National Park
— 1 night
Drive
5
Mole Creek
— 3 nights
Drive to Devonport Airport, Fly to Singapore

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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 31st (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, look for all kinds of wild species at Tamar Island Wetlands, and then appreciate the views at The Tamar Valley. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, observe the fascinating underwater world at Seahorse World, look for all kinds of wild species at Platypus House, then learn about winemaking at Holm Oak Vineyards, and finally indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Launceston trip planning app.

Singapore, Singapore to Launceston is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Singapore in December, expect nights in Launceston to be cooler, around 10°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to drive to St Helens.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 1:

St Helens

— 1 night
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.
On the 2nd (Wed), browse for treasures at The Shop in the Bush, take in the dramatic scenery at St Columba Waterfall, then enjoy the sand and surf at Bay of Fires Conservation Area, and finally see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our St Helens trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Launceston to St Helens takes 2.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in St Helens are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Coles Bay.

Things to do in St Helens

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 1 — 2:

Coles Bay

— 3 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.
Step out of the city life by going to Freycinet National Park and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Step out of Coles Bay with an excursion to East Coast Natureworld in Bicheno--about 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, look for gifts at Freycinet Marine Farm, and get great views at Wineglass Bay Lookout.

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Traveling by car from St Helens to Coles Bay takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Mount Field National Park.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 2 — 5:

Mount Field National Park

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): relax in the rural setting at Willow Creek Miniature Goats, identify plant and animal life at Tall Trees Walk, and then admire the sheer force of Russell Falls.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Mount Field National Park route maker app.

Traveling by car from Coles Bay to Mount Field National Park takes 3.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mole Creek.

Things to do in Mount Field National Park

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 5 — 6:

Mole Creek

— 3 nights
Mole Creek is a town in the upper Mersey Valley, in the central north of Tasmania, Australia. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Devils @ Cradle and then take in the dramatic scenery at Cradle Mountain. Here are some ideas for day two: Head underground at Marakoopa Cave, look for all kinds of wild species at Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary, and then experience rural life at Ashgrove Tasmanian Farm Cheese.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Mole Creek trip planner.

You can drive from Mount Field National Park to Mole Creek in 3 hours. In January, daytime highs in Mole Creek are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. On the 9th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mole Creek

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 6 — 9:

Tasmania travel guide

4.5
Wildlife Areas · 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.