14 days in Tasmania Itinerary

14 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tasmania tour planner

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Eaglehawk Neck
— 2 nights
Drive
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Hobart
— 4 nights
Drive
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Coles Bay
— 3 nights
Drive
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Launceston
— 4 nights
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Eaglehawk Neck

— 2 nights
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Coal Mines Historic Site and Port Arthur Historic Site. Get outdoors at Wild Ocean Tasmania and Tessellated Pavement.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Eaglehawk Neck trip builder site.

Adelaide to Eaglehawk Neck is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, bus, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Adelaide to Eaglehawk Neck. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Adelaide in September, with highs in Eaglehawk Neck at 18°C and lows at 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 18 — 20:

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Seven Mile Beach and Raptor Refuge. Discover out-of-the-way places like Drink Tasmania Premium Tours and Sullivans Cove. Go for a jaunt from Hobart to Brighton to see Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary about 30 minutes away. Spend the 23rd (Thu) exploring nature at Hartz Mountains National Park. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Kingston Beach, view the masterpieces at Salamanca Arts Centre, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, and explore the world behind art at Maritime Museum OF Tasmania.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Hobart trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Eaglehawk Neck to Hobart takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In September in Hobart, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks · Nature · Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 20 — 24:

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Freycinet National Park and Honeymoon Bay. Get a sense of the local culture at Gala Estate Vineyard and Devil's Corner Cellar Door. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Wineglass Bay, enjoy the sea views from Cape Tourville Lighthouse, and enjoy the sand and surf at Friendly Beaches.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Coles Bay trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Hobart to Coles Bay in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Launceston.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 24 — 27:

Launceston

— 4 nights

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.
Get some historical perspective at Entally House and The Low Head Lighthouse. National Automobile Museum of Tasmania and Holm Oak Vineyards are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Low Head Penguin Tours (in Low Head), Mole Creek (Marakoopa Cave & Mole Creek Caves) and Wines for Joanie (in Sidmouth). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Tamar Island Wetlands, sample some tasty brews at Prestige Tours Tasmania, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and learn about winemaking at Tamar Ridge Cellar Door.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Launceston online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Coles Bay to Launceston in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Launceston

Wineries · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 27 — Oct 1:

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.