14 days in Tasmania Itinerary

14 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Fly
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Hobart
— 3 nights
Drive
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Strahan
— 1 night
Drive
3
Launceston
— 1 night
Drive
4
St Helens
— 1 night
Drive
5
Coles Bay
— 4 nights
Drive
6
Port Arthur
— 3 nights
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Hobart

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.
Get outdoors at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and Nutgrove Beach. Get some cultural insight at Battery Point Sculpture Trail and Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery. When in Hobart, make a side trip to see Seven Mile Beach in Seven Mile Beach, approximately Seven Mile Beach away. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, take in the waterfront at Constitution Dock, admire the masterpieces at Lady Franklin Gallery, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Hobart trip builder.

Perth to Hobart is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Hobart is 2 hours. Traveling from Perth in February, things will get slightly colder in Hobart: highs are around 26°C and lows about 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can drive to Strahan.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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1
night
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 14th (Sun): examine the collection at Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill, then stroll through Ocean Beach, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Strahan trip maker site.

Getting from Hobart to Strahan by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Launceston.

Things to do in Strahan

Outdoors · Tours · Beaches · Parks
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1
night
Launceston

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 15th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Woolmers Estate, then appreciate the views at The Tamar Valley, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Launceston road trip planning website.

You can drive from Strahan to Launceston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. February in Launceston sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to St Helens.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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1
night
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.
On the 16th (Tue), view the masterpieces at Suncoast Gallery, indulge in some personalized pampering at Aloha Dreaming Massage, look for all kinds of wild species at Bay of Fires Conservation Area, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at St Columba Waterfall.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the St Helens route planning website.

Drive from Launceston to St Helens in 2.5 hours. In February in St Helens, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in St Helens

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Spas

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 15 — 16:

4
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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.
We've included these beaches for you: Wineglass Bay and Coles Bay Jetty. Step out of the city life by going to Freycinet National Park and Spiky Beach Conservation Area. When in Coles Bay, make a side trip to see Denison Beach in Bicheno, approximately Bicheno away. There's still lots to do: walk along Wineglass Bay Lookout, stroll through Honeymoon Bay, kick back and relax at Hazards Beach, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Coles Bay travel planner.

You can drive from St Helens to Coles Bay in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 16 — 20:

3
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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Port Arthur Historic Site and Government Farm. You'll get in some beach time at Fortescue Bay and Stewarts Bay. Change things up with a short trip to Wild Ocean Tasmania in Eaglehawk Neck (about 34 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Three Capes Track, steep yourself in history at The Church, look for all kinds of wild species at Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, and explore the striking landscape at Tessellated Pavement.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Port Arthur visit planner.

Traveling by car from Coles Bay to Port Arthur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In February, daily temperatures in Port Arthur can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

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Tasmania travel guide

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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.